Houston Astros 2, San Diego Padres 1
Regular Season Game 104
Played on Monday, September 28, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

SD  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  6  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1  -   2  6  1
San Diego Padres             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith ss                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   3
Bonilla 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   7
Richards lf                   3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
Jones cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Kennedy c                     4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Perkins 1b                    2   0   0   0       1   1      11   1
Salazar rf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Flannery 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Eichelberger p                3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   1   6   1       3   3      26  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Flannery-Bonilla-Perkins, Smith-Bonilla-Perkins.
E: Eichelberger (7).

BATTING - 
HR: Kennedy (2,7th inning off Niekro 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Jones (6,off Niekro); Perkins (5,off Niekro); Salazar (7,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Smith (12,2nd base by Niekro/Ashby); Richards (8,2nd base by Niekro/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Garner 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       3   2
Scott cf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       5   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       1   0       3   2
Cedeno 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1      11   2
Howe 3b                       4   0   1   1       0   0       1   4
Reynolds ss                   3   0   1   0       0   0       3   4
Niekro p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   6   1       4   2      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Cedeno-Reynolds, Cedeno-Reynolds, Reynolds-Garner-Cedeno.
E: Cedeno (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Garner (9,off Eichelberger).
GDP: Cedeno (5,off Eichelberger); Cruz (7,off Eichelberger).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
San Diego Padres             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Eichelberger L(8-8)           8.2   6   2   2   4   2   0  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro                        8     5   1   1   2   3   1  27
Sambito W(5-5)                1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9     6   1   1   3   3   1  32


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 2:07   Attendance: 21576


Starting Lineups:

   San Diego Padres              Houston Astros           
1. Smith               ss        Puhl                rf
2. Bonilla             2b        Garner              2b
3. Richards            lf        Scott               cf
4. Jones               cf        Cruz                lf
5. Kennedy             c         Ashby               c
6. Perkins             1b        Cedeno              1b
7. Salazar             rf        Howe                3b
8. Flannery            3b        Reynolds            ss
9. Eichelberger        p         Niekro              p

PADRES 1ST: Smith grounded out (third to first); Bonilla reached
on an error by Cedeno [Bonilla to first]; Richards singled to
center [Bonilla to third]; Jones grounded into a double play
(first to shortstop) [Richards out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Garner walked;
Scott struck out; Garner was picked off first but was safe on an
error by Eichelberger [Garner to second]; Cruz lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 2ND: Kennedy singled to center; Perkins grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop) [Kennedy out at second];
Salazar struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ashby singled to right; Cedeno grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Ashby out at second];
Howe flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros
0.

PADRES 3RD: Flannery flied out to center; Eichelberger grounded
out (third to first); Smith walked; Smith was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds grounded out (first to pitcher); Niekro
grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl lined to first; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 4TH: Bonilla flied out to right; Richards grounded out
(second to first); Jones struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner grounded out (second to first); Scott
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 5TH: Kennedy flied out to center; Perkins walked; Salazar
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Perkins out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby flied out to right; Cedeno popped to third in
foul territory; Howe flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 6TH: Flannery grounded out (first unassisted);
Eichelberger grounded out (shortstop to first); Smith singled to
catcher; Bonilla forced Smith (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Niekro
flied out to center; Puhl grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 0, Astros 0.

PADRES 7TH: Richards singled to center; Richards was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Jones flied out to
center; Kennedy homered; Perkins struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Garner doubled to right; Scott singled to center
[Garner to third]; Cruz grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Garner scored, Scott out at second]; Ashby
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1,
Astros 1.

PADRES 8TH: Salazar grounded out (third to first); Flannery
grounded out (shortstop to first); Eichelberger grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno struck out; Howe flied out to left; Reynolds
singled to right; WALLING BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Walling walked
[Reynolds to second]; Puhl flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 1.

PADRES 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); Smith flied out
to center; Bonilla singled to center; Richards walked [Bonilla
to second]; Jones flied out to center; Kennedy popped to third
in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Garner flied out to right; Scott singled to center;
Cruz forced Scott (third to second); Ashby walked [Cruz to
second]; Cedeno walked [Cruz to third, Ashby to second]; Howe
singled to right [Cruz scored, Ashby to third, Cedeno to
second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Padres 1, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Padres           1   6   1    4
 Astros           2   6   1    6


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