Milwaukee Braves 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 81
Played on Wednesday, July 7, 1965 (N) at County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  4  0
MIL N    0  1  0    2  0  1    1  0  x  -   5  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       2   0       1   0
Maye lf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       1   1
Gentile 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       5   2
Bond rf                       3   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   0       0   5
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Brand c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Lillis ss                     3   0   1   0       1   1       3   1
Bruce p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
  Staub ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gaines ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   4   2       6   4      24  11

BATTING - 
HR: Bond (5,6th inning off Johnson 0 on 0 out); Wynn (11,6th inning off Johnson
0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bond (2,2nd base off Johnson/Torre).

Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf,1b                    3   0   2   1       1   0       6   0
Bolling 2b                    3   0   0   1       0   1       3   2
H. Aaron rf                   4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Torre c                       3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Mathews 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Oliver 1b                     3   0   1   0       0   1       4   1
  Cline cf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke ss                      3   2   1   0       1   1       2   4
Carty lf                      3   2   3   2       0   0       2   0
Johnson p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  O'Dell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   5   8   5       4   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
PB: Torre 2 (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Carty (8,off Bruce); Menke (10,off Bruce); Oliver (9,off Bruce).
HR: Carty (5,6th inning off Bruce 0 on 2 out); H. Aaron (15,7th inning off
Taylor 0 on 2 out).
SH: Bolling (7,off Bruce).
IBB: Alou (3,by Bruce).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Oliver (4,3rd base by Bruce/Brand).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce L(6-10)                 6     7   4   4   4   6   1  27
Taylor                        2     1   1   1   0   2   1   7
Totals                        8     8   5   5   4   8   2  34

IBB: Bruce (3,Alou).

Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(7-4)                6.2   4   2   2   6   4   2  30
O'Dell SV(8)                  2.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   7
Totals                        9     4   2   2   6   4   2  37


Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Vinnie Smith, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 4840


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Milwaukee Braves         
1. Morgan              2b        Alou                cf
2. Maye                lf        Bolling             2b
3. Gentile             1b        H. Aaron            rf
4. Bond                rf        Torre               c
5. Aspromonte          3b        Mathews             3b
6. Wynn                cf        Oliver              1b
7. Brand               c         Menke               ss
8. Lillis              ss        Carty               lf
9. Bruce               p         Johnson             p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Torre allowed a passed ball [Morgan
to second]; Torre allowed a passed ball [Morgan to third]; Maye
grounded out (pitcher to first); Gentile struck out; Bond
walked; Bond stole second; Aspromonte popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Alou singled; Bolling out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher unassisted) [Alou to second]; H. Aaron lined to center;
Torre walked; Mathews walked [Alou to third, Torre to second];
Oliver was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Brand
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lillis singled; Bruce flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Menke walked; Carty doubled [Menke to third];
Johnson struck out; Alou was walked intentionally; Bolling
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Menke scored, Carty to third,
Alou to second]; H. Aaron grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan walked; Maye forced Morgan (shortstop to
second); Gentile forced Maye (second to shortstop); Bond popped
to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Torre struck out; Mathews struck out; Oliver
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Aspromonte flied out to right; Wynn struck out;
Brand flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Menke doubled; Carty singled [Menke scored]; Johnson
grounded out (third to first) [Carty to second]; Alou singled to
left [Carty scored, Alou out at second (left to third to
second)]; Bolling flied out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Lillis walked; Bruce struck out; Morgan popped to
third; Maye walked [Lillis to second]; Gentile flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

BRAVES 5TH: H. Aaron struck out; Torre popped to shortstop;
Mathews grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Bond homered; Aspromonte flied out to left; Wynn
homered; Brand lined to shortstop; Lillis struck out; 2 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

BRAVES 6TH: Oliver doubled; Oliver was caught stealing third
(catcher to third to shortstop); Menke grounded out (pitcher to
first); Carty homered; Johnson struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 7TH: STAUB BATTED FOR BRUCE; Staub grounded out (first
unassisted); Morgan flied out to left; Maye singled; Gentile
walked [Maye to second]; O'DELL REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING);
Bond grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 7TH: TAYLOR REPLACED STAUB (PITCHING); Alou flied out to
center; Bolling struck out; H. Aaron homered; Torre popped to
shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 8TH: CLINE REPLACED OLIVER (PLAYING CF); ALOU CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Aspromonte popped to first in foul
territory; Wynn popped to first in foul territory; Brand
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 5.

BRAVES 8TH: Mathews flied out to left; Cline grounded out (third
to first); Menke was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Lillis popped to second; GAINES BATTED FOR TAYLOR;
Gaines grounded out (first unassisted); Morgan grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   4   0    8
 Braves           5   8   0    5


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