Houston Astros 3, Atlanta Braves 0
Regular Season Game 24
Played on Saturday, May 7, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
HOU N    2  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   3  9  3
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf,lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Thomas 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Aaron rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Torre c                       3   0   0   0       1   0       6   1
Carty lf                      2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Olivo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Keough ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Carroll p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  O'Dell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fischer p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bolling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mathews 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Menke ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Woodward 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Geiger ph,cf                3   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Blasingame p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  de la Hoz ph,2b             2   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Totals                       32   0   5   0       3   4      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Woodward (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Menke (5,off Raymond).
GDP: Aaron (5,off Dierker); Torre (5,off Raymond).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   0       1   0       3   4
Jackson ss                    3   1   1   0       1   0       0   5
Wynn cf                       5   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Nicholson rf                  2   0   0   0       2   0       5   0
Mantilla 1b                   2   0   1   2       0   0       7   0
  Gentile ph,1b               2   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   2       1   4
Maye lf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Bateman c                     3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Dierker p                     2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Sims ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Raymond p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   9   3       6   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Jackson-Morgan-Mantilla, Jackson-Morgan-Gentile.
E: Jackson (5), Aspromonte (2), Maye (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Morgan (2,off Blasingame).
HBP: Jackson (1,by O'Dell).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (11,3rd base off Blasingame/Torre); Wynn (3,2nd base off Blasingame/Torre).
CS: Wynn (3,2nd base by O'Dell/Torre).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blasingame L(1-2)             4     6   3   2   1   1   0  19
Olivo                         1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Carroll                       0.2   1   0   0   1   2   0   4
O'Dell                        2     2   0   0   3   0   0  11
Fischer                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8     9   3   2   6   5   0  39

WP: Carroll (1).
HBP: O'Dell (1,Jackson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(1-0)                6     3   0   0   2   3   0  24
Raymond SV(2)                 3     2   0   0   1   1   0  11
Totals                        9     5   0   0   3   4   0  35


Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 28809


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Alou                cf        Morgan              2b
2. Thomas              1b        Jackson             ss
3. Aaron               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Torre               c         Nicholson           rf
5. Carty               lf        Mantilla            1b
6. Mathews             3b        Aspromonte          3b
7. Menke               ss        Maye                lf
8. Woodward            2b        Bateman             c
9. Blasingame          p         Dierker             p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou grounded out (second to first); Thomas reached
on an error by Aspromonte; Aaron grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Thomas out at second]; 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Jackson
singled; Wynn singled [Jackson to second]; Jackson stole third
and Wynn stole second; Nicholson popped to catcher in foul
territory; Mantilla singled [Jackson scored, Wynn scored];
Aspromonte struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Torre walked; Carty flied to right; Mathews singled
[Torre to second]; Menke struck out; Woodward reached on an
error by Jackson [Torre to third, Mathews to second]; Blasingame
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Maye flied to left; Bateman flied to center; Dierker
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Thomas flied
to right; Aaron grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan tripled; Jackson walked; Wynn popped to
third; Nicholson popped to shortstop; Mantilla grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Torre grounded out (shortstop to first); Carty
grounded out (shortstop to first); Mathews lined to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Aspromonte lined to left; Maye singled; Bateman
forced Maye (shortstop to second) [Bateman to second (error by
Woodward)]; Dierker singled [Bateman scored (unearned)]; Morgan
grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); GEIGER BATTED
FOR WOODWARD; Geiger singled; DE LA HOZ BATTED FOR BLASINGAME;
de la Hoz struck out; Alou struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: GEIGER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); DE LA HOZ STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); OLIVO
REPLACED CARTY (PITCHING); Jackson grounded out (second to
first); Wynn struck out; Nicholson walked; GENTILE BATTED FOR
MANTILLA; Gentile struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 3.

BRAVES 6TH: GENTILE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Thomas flied to
right; Aaron singled to left [Aaron to second (error by Maye)];
Torre flied to right; KEOUGH BATTED FOR OLIVO; Keough walked;
Mathews flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
3.

ASTROS 6TH: CARROLL REPLACED KEOUGH (PITCHING); Aspromonte
struck out; Maye was called out on strikes; Bateman singled;
Carroll threw a wild pitch [Bateman to second]; SIMS BATTED FOR
DIERKER; Sims walked; O'DELL REPLACED CARROLL (PITCHING); Morgan
walked [Bateman to third, Sims to second]; Jackson flied to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 7TH: RAYMOND REPLACED SIMS (PITCHING); Menke grounded out
(third to first); Geiger singled; de la Hoz lined to left; Alou
popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn singled; Wynn was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Nicholson walked; Gentile grounded out
(second to first) [Nicholson to second]; Aspromonte reached on a
fielder's choice [Nicholson out at third (third unassisted)]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 8TH: Thomas grounded out (third to first); Aaron walked;
Torre grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Aaron out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Maye singled; Bateman walked [Maye to second];
Raymond forced Bateman (shortstop to second) [Maye to third];
Morgan flied to left; Jackson was hit by a pitch [Raymond to
second]; FISCHER REPLACED O'DELL (PITCHING); Wynn flied to left;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 9TH: BOLLING BATTED FOR FISCHER; Bolling struck out;
Mathews grounded out (second to first); Menke doubled; Geiger
flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           0   5   1    8
 Astros           3   9   3   12


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