Houston Astros 3, San Diego Padres 0
Regular Season Game 64
Played on Sunday, August 16, 1981 (D) at Jack Murphy Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  1  -   3  9  0
SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Scott cf                      5   1   2   2       0   0       3   0
Reynolds ss                   5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Puhl rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Walling lf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
  Woods ph,lf                 1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Cedeno 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   2   0       0   1       0   2
Ashby c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Pittman 2b                    3   2   2   0       1   0       1   6
Niekro p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  D. Smith p                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   9   3       1   4      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Howe (13,off Mura).
SH: Niekro 2 (6,off Mura 2).
HBP: Puhl (3,by Lucas).
Team LOB: 8.

San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Jones cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Richards lf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Kennedy c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Bass 1b                       2   0   0   0       1   1       7   1
Lefebvre rf                   3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
  Lucas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Salazar 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Bonilla 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Mura p                        2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Edwards rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moreno ph,rf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   2   0       2   2      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Jones (19,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(7-6)                 7     2   0   0   1   1   0  24
D. Smith SV(4)                2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9     2   0   0   2   2   0  31


San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mura L(4-9)                   7.1   6   2   2   0   0   0  28
Lucas                         1.2   3   1   1   1   4   0  10
Totals                        9     9   3   3   1   4   0  38

HBP: Lucas (2,Puhl).

Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 5880


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Diego Padres         
1. Scott               cf        Smith               ss
2. Reynolds            ss        Jones               cf
3. Puhl                rf        Richards            lf
4. Walling             lf        Kennedy             c
5. Cedeno              1b        Bass                1b
6. Howe                3b        Lefebvre            rf
7. Ashby               c         Salazar             3b
8. Pittman             2b        Bonilla             2b
9. Niekro              p         Mura                p

ASTROS 1ST: Scott grounded out (first unassisted); Reynolds
flied out to right; Puhl flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 1ST: Smith flied out to center; Jones lined to right;
Richards lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Walling grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno made
an out to shortstop; Howe doubled to left; Ashby flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 2ND: Kennedy flied out to center; Bass walked; Lefebvre
flied out to left; Salazar forced Bass (third to second); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Pittman singled to right; Niekro out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Pittman to second]; Scott flied out to
left; Reynolds flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 3RD: Bonilla flied out to right; Mura singled to right;
Smith forced Mura (second to shortstop); Jones grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Puhl flied out to left; Walling grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cedeno flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 4TH: Richards flied out to center; Kennedy grounded out
(second to first); Bass grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Howe made an out to second; Ashby grounded out
(first to pitcher); Pittman flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 5TH: Lefebvre grounded out (first unassisted); Salazar
grounded out (pitcher to first); Bonilla lined to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Niekro grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott
flied out to left; Reynolds made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 6TH: Mura flied out to left; Smith flied out to right;
Jones doubled to center; Richards flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Puhl flied out to right; Walling grounded out
(second to first); Cedeno singled to center; Howe singled to
right [Cedeno to second]; Ashby flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Padres 0.

PADRES 7TH: Kennedy flied out to left; Bass struck out; Lefebvre
grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Padres 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Pittman singled to left; Niekro out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Pittman to second]; Scott singled to
right [Pittman scored]; LUCAS REPLACED LEFEBVRE (PITCHING);
EDWARDS REPLACED MURA (PLAYING RF); Reynolds struck out; Puhl
was hit by a pitch [Scott to second]; WOODS BATTED FOR WALLING;
Woods singled to left [Scott scored, Puhl to second]; Cedeno
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

PADRES 8TH: D. SMITH REPLACED NIEKRO (PITCHING); WOODS STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Salazar struck out; Bonilla grounded out
(third to first); MORENO BATTED FOR EDWARDS; Moreno lined to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Padres 0.

ASTROS 9TH: MORENO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Howe was called
out on strikes; Ashby struck out; Pittman walked; D. Smith
singled to center [Pittman to third]; Scott singled to third
[Pittman scored, D. Smith to second]; Reynolds grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 0.

PADRES 9TH: Smith flied out to left; Jones grounded out (second
to first); Richards walked; Kennedy grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Padres 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   9   0    8
 Padres           0   2   0    4


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