Houston Astros 7, Milwaukee Braves 2
Regular Season Game 48
Played on Monday, May 31, 1965 (N) at Astrodome

MIL N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  1  0  -   2  6  1
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  6  x  -   7  8  3
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       9   2
Mathews 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       0   4
H. Aaron rf                   4   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
Torre c                       4   0   2   2       0   0       4   1
Jones cf                      4   0   0   0       0   3       1   1
  Cline cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Carty lf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Woodward ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Alomar 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
  Klimchock ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cloninger p                   3   1   2   0       0   0       0   1
  Carroll p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   2   6   2       0   8      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Woodward-Alomar-Alou, Jones-Woodward.
E: Torre (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cloninger (1,off Bruce).
SH: Alou (2,off Bruce).
GDP: Torre (8,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   2   1   1       2   0       1   2
Maye lf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       3   1   0   0       1   2       0   0
  Spangler cf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bond 1b                       3   1   1   0       1   0      10   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   2   2       1   0       3   3
Staub rf                      2   1   0   0       2   0       2   0
Brand c                       3   1   2   2       1   0       8   0
Lillis ss                     4   0   2   0       0   0       2   5
Bruce p                       3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Totals                       27   7   8   5       8   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lillis-Morgan-Bond.
E: Maye 2 (4), Bond (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Brand (2,off Carroll).
HR: Morgan (3,1st inning off Cloninger 0 on 0 out).
SH: Maye (1,off Cloninger); Bruce (1,off Carroll).
GDP: Staub (4,off Cloninger).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Lillis (1,2nd base by Cloninger/Torre).

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger L(6-4)              7.1   6   6   6   8   4   1  33
Carroll                       0.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     8   7   7   8   4   1  37

WP: Carroll (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce W(3-6)                  9     6   2   1   0   8   0  35


Umpires: HP - Al Forman, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 25120


Starting Lineups:

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

BRAVES 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Mathews was
called out on strikes; H. Aaron struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan homered; Maye flied out to left; Wynn was
called out on strikes; Bond flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Torre lined to shortstop; Jones was called out on
strikes; Carty struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); Staub
walked; Brand walked [Staub to second]; Lillis flied out to
left; Bruce struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
1.

BRAVES 3RD: Woodward grounded out (third to first); Alomar
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cloninger doubled; Alou
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Maye grounded
out (third to first); Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Mathews reached on an error by Bond; H. Aaron popped
to pitcher; Torre grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Mathews out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bond grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte
walked; Staub grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Aspromonte out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Jones struck out; Carty grounded out (third to
first); Woodward singled; Alomar singled [Woodward to second];
Cloninger forced Woodward (third unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Brand popped to shortstop; Lillis singled; Bruce
lined to first in foul territory; Morgan walked [Lillis to
second]; Maye grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Alou popped to third; Mathews grounded out (second
to first); H. Aaron reached on an error by Maye [H. Aaron to
third]; Torre singled [H. Aaron scored (unearned)]; Jones
grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Bond
singled; Aspromonte singled [Bond to second]; Staub hit into a
double play (center to shortstop) [Aspromonte out at second]; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Carty grounded out (shortstop to first); Woodward
flied to right in foul territory; Alomar flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Brand singled; Lillis forced Brand (third to
second); Bruce struck out; Lillis was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros
1.

BRAVES 8TH: Cloninger singled; Alou reached on a fielder's
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Cloninger to second]; Mathews struck
out; H. Aaron popped to third in foul territory; Torre singled
to left [Cloninger scored, Alou to third (error by Maye), Torre
to second]; Jones struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: CLINE REPLACED JONES (PLAYING CF); Morgan walked;
Maye out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Morgan to
second]; Wynn walked; Bond walked [Morgan to third, Wynn to
second]; Aspromonte singled to left [Morgan scored, Wynn scored,
Bond to second]; Staub walked [Bond to third, Aspromonte to
second]; CARROLL REPLACED CLONINGER (PITCHING); Brand doubled
[Bond scored, Aspromonte scored, Staub scored (no RBI), Brand
scored (error by Torre) (no RBI)]; Lillis singled; Bruce out on
a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Lillis to second]; Carroll
threw a wild pitch [Lillis to third]; Morgan grounded out (first
to pitcher); 6 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 7.

BRAVES 9TH: SPANGLER REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING CF); Carty was
called out on strikes; Woodward grounded out (third to first);
KLIMCHOCK BATTED FOR ALOMAR; Klimchock grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           2   6   1    6
 Astros           7   8   3    6


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