Milwaukee Braves 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 98
Played on Wednesday, July 28, 1965 (N) at Astrodome

MIL N    0  0  0    2  1  2    0  1  0  -   6  9  1
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   4  9  0
Milwaukee Braves             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou lf                       5   2   2   0       0   0       5   0
Cline cf                      5   2   3   1       0   1       2   0
H. Aaron rf                   2   1   0   1       1   0       3   0
Mathews 3b                    3   0   0   1       0   2       0   4
Torre c                       3   0   1   1       1   1       6   0
Menke 1b                      4   1   2   2       0   0       7   0
Bolling 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Woodward ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Johnson p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Osinski p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  O'Dell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   6   9   6       2   5      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bolling-Woodward-Menke, Mathews-Woodward-Menke.
E: Bolling (10).
PB: Torre (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (22,off Farrell); Cline (3,off Cuellar).
3B: Cline (3,off Farrell).
HR: Menke (4,5th inning off Farrell 0 on 0 out).
SH: O'Dell (2,off Owens).
SF: Mathews (2,off Farrell); H. Aaron (7,off Farrell).
IBB: Torre (3,by Farrell); H. Aaron (5,by Cuellar).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   1   2   1       2   0       4   1
Maye lf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gaines ph,lf                2   0   1   2       0   1       0   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   2       1   0
Bond rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Gentile 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   1      12   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Kasko ss                      4   1   1   0       0   1       1   6
Triandos c                    3   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
  Lillis pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Farrell p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Staub ph                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Brand pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cuellar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   4   9   4       4   6      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Gentile (7,off Johnson).
HR: Morgan (12,3rd inning off Johnson 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Maye (2,off Johnson); Farrell (2,off Johnson).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Milwaukee Braves             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(11-5)               6.2   7   4   4   1   3   1  27
Lemaster                      0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Osinski                       0     1   0   0   1   0   0   2
O'Dell SV(13)                 2.1   1   0   0   1   3   0   9
Totals                        9     9   4   4   4   6   1  39

WP: O'Dell (5).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Farrell L(7-5)                5.2   6   5   5   1   4   1  24
Giusti                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Cuellar                       0.1   2   1   1   1   0   0   4
Owens                         1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     9   6   6   2   5   1  38

IBB: Farrell (6,Torre); Cuellar (2,H. Aaron).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Vinnie Smith, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 32772


Starting Lineups:

   Milwaukee Braves              Houston Astros           
1. Alou                lf        Morgan              2b
2. Cline               cf        Maye                lf
3. H. Aaron            rf        Wynn                cf
4. Mathews             3b        Bond                rf
5. Torre               c         Gentile             1b
6. Menke               1b        Aspromonte          3b
7. Bolling             2b        Kasko               ss
8. Woodward            ss        Triandos            c
9. Johnson             p         Farrell             p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Cline struck
out; H. Aaron flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan singled; Maye grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Morgan out at second]; Wynn
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Mathews struck out; Torre struck out; Menke popped
to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bond lined to left; Gentile flied out to center;
Aspromonte singled; Kasko struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Bolling grounded out (third to first); Woodward
popped to second; Johnson popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Triandos walked; On a bunt Farrell grounded into a
double play (third to shortstop to first) [Triandos out at
second]; Morgan homered; Maye flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Alou singled; Cline tripled [Alou scored]; H. Aaron
grounded out (shortstop to first); Mathews hit a sacrifice fly
to center [Cline scored]; Torre grounded out (shortstop to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn was called out on strikes; Bond singled;
Gentile popped to second; Aspromonte flied out to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Menke homered; Bolling popped to first in foul
territory; Woodward grounded out (pitcher to first); Johnson
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Kasko flied out to right; Triandos grounded out
(third to first); Farrell flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Alou doubled; Cline singled [Alou to third]; H.
Aaron hit a sacrifice fly to right [Alou scored]; Mathews struck
out; Torre was walked intentionally [Cline to second]; Menke
singled [Cline scored, Torre to second]; GIUSTI REPLACED FARRELL
(PITCHING); Bolling popped to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan reached on an error by Bolling [Morgan to
first]; Torre allowed a passed ball [Morgan to second]; Maye
flied out to right; Wynn grounded out (third to first); Bond
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Woodward grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Gentile doubled; Aspromonte flied to left in foul
territory; Kasko singled [Gentile to third]; Triandos popped to
shortstop; STAUB BATTED FOR GIUSTI; Staub singled [Gentile
scored, Kasko to second]; BRAND RAN FOR STAUB; LEMASTER REPLACED
JOHNSON (PITCHING); Morgan walked [Kasko to third, Brand to
second]; GAINES BATTED FOR MAYE; OSINSKI REPLACED LEMASTER
(PITCHING); Gaines singled [Kasko scored, Brand scored, Morgan
to second]; Wynn walked [Morgan to third, Gaines to second];
O'DELL REPLACED OSINSKI (PITCHING); Bond flied out to right; 3
R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 4.

BRAVES 8TH: GAINES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); CUELLAR REPLACED
BRAND (PITCHING); Cline doubled; H. Aaron was walked
intentionally; Mathews forced Cline (pitcher to third) [H. Aaron
to second]; Torre singled [H. Aaron scored, Mathews to second];
OWENS REPLACED CUELLAR (PITCHING); Menke popped to third;
Bolling struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Gentile struck out; Aspromonte grounded out (second
to first); Kasko grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 4.

BRAVES 9TH: Woodward singled; O'Dell out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to first) [Woodward to second]; Alou popped to second;
Cline grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Triandos singled; LILLIS RAN FOR TRIANDOS; THOMAS
BATTED FOR OWENS; O'Dell threw a wild pitch [Lillis to second];
Thomas struck out; Morgan walked; Gaines struck out; Wynn
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           6   9   1    5
 Astros           4   9   0    8


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