Atlanta Braves 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 80
Played on Monday, July 4, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    2  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3  4  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  4  3
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 1b                       4   1   1   0       0   1      14   0
Jones cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Aaron rf                      3   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Carty lf                      3   0   0   1       0   1       1   0
Torre c                       4   1   2   1       0   2       3   1
Mathews 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Bolling 2b                    3   0   0   1       0   0       2   1
Woodward ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       3   6
Johnson p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Totals                       29   3   4   3       2   8      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Johnson-Woodward-Alou, Woodward-Alou.
E: Alou (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Aaron (16,off Giusti); Torre (9,off Giusti).
3B: Torre (2,off Giusti).
SH: Johnson (4,off Giusti).
SF: Carty (3,off Giusti).
GDP: Carty (6,off Giusti).
IBB: Mathews (5,by Giusti).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Aaron (9,3rd base off Giusti/Bateman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye lf                       4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Jackson ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Staub rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Mantilla 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Harrison 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Lillis 2b                     3   1   1   0       0   0       4   3
Giusti p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Nicholson ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   4   1       1   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lillis-Jackson-Harrison.
E: Jackson (21), Mantilla (2), Bateman (11).

BATTING - 
3B: Maye (3,off Johnson).
SH: Giusti (6,off Johnson).
GDP: Jackson (6,off Johnson).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(7-6)                9     4   2   1   1   3   0  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti L(9-6)                 8     4   3   3   2   7   0  30
Owens                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     4   3   3   2   8   0  33

IBB: Giusti (2,Mathews).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 1:55   Attendance: 26679


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Alou                1b        Maye                lf
2. Jones               cf        Jackson             ss
3. Aaron               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Carty               lf        Staub               rf
5. Torre               c         Mantilla            3b
6. Mathews             3b        Bateman             c
7. Bolling             2b        Harrison            1b
8. Woodward            ss        Lillis              2b
9. Johnson             p         Giusti              p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou singled; Jones struck out; Aaron doubled [Alou
to third]; Carty hit a sacrifice fly to second [Alou scored];
Aaron stole third; Torre doubled [Aaron scored]; Mathews was
walked intentionally; Bolling flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Maye singled; Jackson grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Maye out at second]; Wynn made
an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Woodward was called out on strikes; Johnson struck
out; Alou was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub grounded out (shortstop to first); Mantilla
was called out on strikes; Bateman popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Jones flied out to center; Aaron walked; Carty
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Aaron out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Harrison grounded out (shortstop to first); Lillis
grounded out (third to first); Giusti grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Torre struck out; Mathews made an out to third;
Bolling grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Maye grounded out (first unassisted); Jackson
singled; Wynn flied out to right; Staub flied out to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Woodward reached on an error by Mantilla; Johnson
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Woodward to
second]; Woodward was picked off second (pitcher to second);
Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Mantilla grounded out (pitcher to first); Bateman
grounded out (second to first); Harrison struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Jones made an out to second; Aaron struck out; Carty
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Lillis singled; Giusti out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Lillis to second]; Maye tripled [Lillis
scored]; Jackson reached on an error by Alou [Maye scored
(unearned) (no RBI)]; Wynn lined into a double play (shortstop
to first) [Jackson out at first]; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Torre tripled; Mathews flied out to right; Bolling
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Torre scored]; Woodward
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Staub grounded out (third to first); Mantilla flied
out to center; Bateman flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 2.

BRAVES 8TH: Johnson flied out to center; Alou reached on an
error by Jackson [Alou to second (error by Bateman)]; Jones
grounded out (second to pitcher); Aaron grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Harrison struck out (catcher to first); Lillis made
an out to shortstop; NICHOLSON BATTED FOR GIUSTI; Nicholson
walked; Maye grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 2.

BRAVES 9TH: OWENS REPLACED NICHOLSON (PITCHING); Carty grounded
out (shortstop to first); Torre was called out on strikes;
Mathews grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Jackson popped to catcher in foul territory; Wynn
grounded out (third to first); Staub flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           3   4   1    3
 Astros           2   4   3    2


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