Atlanta Braves 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 119
Played on Monday, August 15, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    2  1  0  -   4 10  0
HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  5  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Menke ss                      4   1   1   0       1   1       1   3
Mathews 3b                    3   1   2   3       2   0       2   1
Aaron rf                      5   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Torre 1b                      5   0   2   0       0   1       8   1
Carty lf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Jones cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Oliver c                      3   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Woodward 2b                   3   1   1   0       1   0       0   3
Cloninger p                   4   1   2   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       35   4  10   3       4  10      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Menke (16,off Zachary).
HR: Mathews (9,7th inning off Zachary 1 on 2 out).
SH: Oliver (1,off Zachary).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
R. Davis cf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Jackson ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Morgan 2b                     2   1   1   1       2   0       3   1
Staub rf                      3   0   0   1       0   2       1   2
Harrison 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Maye lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Bateman c                     4   0   0   0       0   0      11   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Zachary p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heath ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Farrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   5   2       3   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Staub-Morgan-Jackson.
E: Jackson (32), Zachary (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Maye (10,off Cloninger).
HR: Morgan (5,3rd inning off Cloninger 0 on 2 out).
SF: Staub (7,off Cloninger).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (38,2nd base off Cloninger/Oliver).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger W(11-7)             9     5   2   2   3   8   1  35

WP: Cloninger (21).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zachary L(1-1)                7.1   9   4   4   3  10   1  35
Raymond                       0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Farrell                       1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   4   4   4  10   1  40

WP: Zachary 3 (5), Raymond (5).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 21244


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Menke               ss        R. Davis            cf
2. Mathews             3b        Jackson             ss
3. Aaron               rf        Morgan              2b
4. Torre               1b        Staub               rf
5. Carty               lf        Harrison            1b
6. Jones               cf        Maye                lf
7. Oliver              c         Bateman             c
8. Woodward            2b        Aspromonte          3b
9. Cloninger           p         Zachary             p

BRAVES 1ST: Menke doubled; Mathews singled [Menke scored]; Aaron
flied out to left; Torre forced Mathews (shortstop to second);
Carty flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros
0.

ASTROS 1ST: R. Davis lined to right; Jackson singled; Jackson
stole second; Cloninger threw a wild pitch [Jackson to third];
Morgan walked; Staub hit a sacrifice fly to left [Jackson
scored]; Harrison grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Jones flied out to center; Oliver was called out on
strikes; Woodward reached on an error by Jackson [Woodward to
first]; Zachary threw a wild pitch [Woodward to second];
Cloninger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Maye grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
flied out to center; Aspromonte singled; Zachary struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Menke struck out; Mathews walked; Zachary threw a
wild pitch [Mathews to second]; Aaron struck out; Torre singled
[Mathews to third]; Carty struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: R. Davis flied out to center; Jackson flied out to
center; Morgan homered; Staub struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Jones flied out to left; Oliver grounded out (third
to first); Woodward singled [Woodward to second (error by
Zachary)]; Cloninger reached on a fielder's choice [Woodward out
at third (third unassisted)]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Harrison grounded out (third to first); Maye
grounded out (second to first); Bateman popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 2.

BRAVES 5TH: Menke walked; Mathews flied out to center; Aaron
struck out; Torre struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte flied out to right; Zachary struck out;
R. Davis walked; Jackson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 2.

BRAVES 6TH: Carty popped to second; Jones struck out; Oliver
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan grounded out (first to pitcher); Staub struck
out; Harrison struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Woodward flied out to left; Cloninger singled; Menke
flied out to left; Mathews homered [Cloninger scored]; Aaron
singled; Torre singled [Aaron to second]; Zachary threw a wild
pitch [Aaron to third, Torre to second]; Carty struck out; 2 R,
4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Maye popped to shortstop; Bateman grounded out
(pitcher to first); Aspromonte lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 2.

BRAVES 8TH: Jones singled; Oliver out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Jones to second]; Woodward walked; RAYMOND
REPLACED ZACHARY (PITCHING); Cloninger singled to right [Jones
out at home (right to catcher), Woodward to third]; Raymond
threw a wild pitch [Woodward scored, Cloninger to second]; Menke
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: HEATH BATTED FOR RAYMOND; Heath was called out on
strikes; R. Davis grounded out (second to first); Jackson
singled; Morgan walked [Jackson to second]; Staub flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 2.

BRAVES 9TH: FARRELL REPLACED HEATH (PITCHING); Mathews walked;
Aaron grounded out (third to first) [Mathews to second]; Torre
hit into a double play (right to second to shortstop) [Mathews
out at third]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Harrison struck out; Maye doubled; Bateman grounded
out (shortstop to first); Aspromonte struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           4  10   0    9
 Astros           2   5   2    6


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