Milwaukee Braves 9, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 20
Played on Tuesday, May 4, 1965 (N) at County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  2  -   3  5  3
MIL N    3  1  3    0  0  1    0  1  x  -   9 14  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Spangler lf                   4   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Wynn cf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Bond 1b                       4   1   1   0       0   0       7   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       1   0       0   6
Staub rf                      4   1   1   2       0   2       0   0
Kasko ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Brand c                       3   0   0   0       0   1      12   1
Bruce p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dierker p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Beauchamp ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   5   3       2   5      24  11

FIELDING - 
E: Wynn (2), Aspromonte (3), Bruce (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (6,off Cloninger).
HR: Staub (1,9th inning off Cloninger 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 4.

Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 1b                       5   0   2   3       0   1       8   0
Jones cf                      5   1   1   0       0   3       5   0
H. Aaron rf                   5   3   3   2       0   0       7   0
Mathews 3b                    3   2   2   1       2   0       1   3
Torre c                       5   0   3   1       0   1       5   0
Carty lf                      4   1   1   0       0   3       1   0
  Kolb ph,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Menke ss                      4   0   2   2       0   0       0   0
Bolling 2b                    3   2   0   0       1   0       0   3
Cloninger p                   3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Totals                       38   9  14   9       3  11      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (4,off Bruce); Mathews (5,off Dierker); Menke (4,off Dierker).
HR: Mathews (6,3rd inning off Bruce 0 on 0 out); H. Aaron 2 (4,6th inning off
Dierker 0 on 1 out,8th inning off Coombs 0 on 2 out).
SH: Cloninger (3,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce L(1-2)                  2.2   8   7   4   2   3   1  19
Dierker                       4.1   4   1   1   0   7   1  17
Coombs                        1     2   1   1   1   1   1   6
Totals                        8    14   9   6   3  11   3  42


Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger W(3-2)              9     5   3   3   2   5   1  34


Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 913


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Milwaukee Braves         
1. Morgan              2b        Alou                1b
2. Spangler            lf        Jones               cf
3. Wynn                cf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Bond                1b        Mathews             3b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Torre               c
6. Staub               rf        Carty               lf
7. Kasko               ss        Menke               ss
8. Brand               c         Bolling             2b
9. Bruce               p         Cloninger           p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan flied out to right; Spangler grounded out
(second to first); Wynn walked; Bond popped to third; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Alou was called out on strikes; Jones singled; H.
Aaron singled [Jones to second]; Mathews walked [Jones to third,
H. Aaron to second]; Torre singled [Jones scored, H. Aaron to
third, Mathews to second]; Carty struck out (catcher to first);
Menke singled to left [H. Aaron scored, Mathews scored, Torre
out at third (left to third to shortstop)]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte walked; Staub struck out; Kasko struck
out; Brand was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 3.

BRAVES 2ND: Bolling reached on an error by Aspromonte [Bolling
to first]; Cloninger out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[Bolling to second]; Alou doubled [Bolling scored (unearned)];
Jones struck out; H. Aaron grounded out (second to first); 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Bruce was called out on strikes; Morgan flied out to
right; Spangler flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 4.

BRAVES 3RD: Mathews homered; Torre grounded out (third to
first); Carty singled to center [Carty to second (error by
Wynn)]; Menke flied out to left; Bolling walked; Cloninger
reached on an error by Bruce [Carty to third, Bolling to second,
Cloninger to first]; Alou singled [Carty scored (unearned),
Bolling scored (unearned), Cloninger to second]; DIERKER
REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Jones was called out on strikes; 3 R
(1 ER), 3 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn flied out to left; Bond flied out to right;
Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 7.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron popped to catcher in foul territory;
Mathews doubled; Torre struck out; Carty was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

ASTROS 5TH: Staub flied out to center; Kasko flied out to right;
Brand flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 7.

BRAVES 5TH: Menke doubled; Bolling grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Menke to third]; Cloninger struck out; Alou grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

ASTROS 6TH: Dierker flied out to right; Morgan doubled; Spangler
singled [Morgan scored]; Wynn singled [Spangler to second]; Bond
flied out to center; Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

BRAVES 6TH: Jones struck out; H. Aaron homered; Mathews flied
out to center; Torre singled; Carty struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Staub was called out on strikes; Kasko grounded out
(second to first); Brand grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

BRAVES 7TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Bolling
grounded out (third to first); Cloninger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

ASTROS 8TH: BEAUCHAMP BATTED FOR DIERKER; Beauchamp grounded out
(third to first); Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first);
Spangler grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 8.

BRAVES 8TH: COOMBS REPLACED BEAUCHAMP (PITCHING); Alou grounded
out (third to first); Jones grounded out (second to first); H.
Aaron homered; Mathews walked; Torre singled [Mathews to
second]; KOLB BATTED FOR CARTY; Kolb was called out on strikes;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 9.

ASTROS 9TH: KOLB STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Wynn flied out to
center; Bond singled; Aspromonte flied out to right; Staub
homered [Bond scored]; Kasko grounded out (third to first); 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   5   3    4
 Braves           9  14   0    9


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