While Houston's Nolan Ryan was striking out 12 Mets in eight innings and winning 6-3 last week his fastball consistently was clocked on a JUGS radar gun at 92 to 93 mph. When he reached back in tough situations his clockings went up to 95 mph.... "We've won nine of our last 11 series," said San Diego Manager Dick Williams at the All-Star break. "If we keep playing like this, we'll win all the marbles." Since May 27 the Padres have had the best record in the National League (25-16).... There were two reasons why at week's end Jerry Reuss of the Dodgers had lost six of seven decisions in his last nine appearances despite a 2.29 ERA in those games: His teammates got him only 17 runs and gave up 10 unearned ones.... Montreal Pitcher Scott Sanderson had surgery to repair torn ligaments in his right thumb and should miss the rest of the season.