Atlanta Braves 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 120
Played on Tuesday, August 16, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  2  1    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   4 10  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2  6  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 1b                       4   1   2   0       0   1       8   0
Mathews 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Aaron rf                      4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Torre c                       4   1   2   0       0   0       5   1
Carty lf                      4   2   2   0       0   0       1   1
Jones cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Woodward 2b                   4   0   1   1       0   1       3   4
Kelley p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Abernathy p                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       36   4  10   2       0   4      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Woodward-Menke-Alou, Woodward-Menke-Alou, Woodward-Menke-Alou.
E: Menke (12), Woodward (20).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (24,off Cuellar); Woodward (18,off Dierker).
GDP: Carty (9,off Taylor).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   2       3   1
Jackson ss                    2   0   1   0       2   0       4   1
Harrison 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
Nicholson lf                  3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Maye ph,lf                  1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   1   0       0   0       1   5
Staub rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Bateman c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
R. Davis cf                   4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Cuellar p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Freese ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dierker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mantilla ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   6   2       3   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Harrison.
E: Aspromonte (14), Staub (8).
PB: Bateman (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Harrison (12,off Kelley).
HBP: Aspromonte (1,by Kelley).
GDP: Cuellar (1,off Kelley); Staub (9,off Kelley); Aspromonte (16,off Abernathy).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kelley W(3-2)                 7     5   2   1   3   6   0  29
Abernathy SV(9)               2     1   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9     6   2   1   3   6   0  35

Kelley faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
WP: Kelley (4).
HBP: Kelley (1,Aspromonte).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar L(7-6)                5     7   3   2   0   2   0  22
Dierker                       2     2   1   1   0   1   0   8
Taylor                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9    10   4   3   0   4   0  36


Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - Tony Venzon, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 18520


Starting Lineups:

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

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

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan struck out (catcher to first); Jackson
singled to left [Jackson out at second (left to second)];
Harrison flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Torre singled [Torre scored (error by Staub)]; Carty
singled; Jones singled [Carty to third]; Bateman allowed a
passed ball [Carty scored (unearned), Jones to second]; Menke
grounded out (third to first); Woodward struck out; Kelley flied
out to right; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Nicholson struck out; Aspromonte grounded out (third
to first); Staub reached on an error by Menke [Staub to first];
Bateman grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Alou doubled; Mathews grounded out (catcher to
first); Aaron singled [Alou scored]; Torre forced Aaron (third
to first); Carty grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: R. Davis singled; Cuellar grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [R. Davis out at second];
Morgan was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
3, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Jones grounded out (pitcher to first); Menke flied
out to center; Woodward popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Jackson walked; Harrison doubled [Jackson to third];
Nicholson struck out; Aspromonte was hit by a pitch; Staub
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Aspromonte out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Kelley popped to catcher in foul territory; Alou
singled; Mathews singled [Alou to second]; Aaron popped to
second; Torre grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bateman singled; R. Davis struck out; FREESE BATTED
FOR CUELLAR; Freese forced Bateman (third to second); Kelley
threw a wild pitch [Freese to second]; Morgan flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: DIERKER REPLACED FREESE (PITCHING); Carty singled;
Jones reached on an error by Aspromonte [Carty to third, Jones
out at second (third to first to right to shortstop)]; Menke
popped to second; Woodward doubled [Carty scored]; Kelley flied
out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Jackson flied out to center; Harrison flied out to
left; Nicholson popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
4, Astros 0.

BRAVES 7TH: Alou popped to shortstop; Mathews lined to center;
Aaron struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Aspromonte singled; Staub flied out to center;
Bateman reached on a fielder's choice [Aspromonte to third
(error by Woodward)]; R. Davis forced Bateman (second to
shortstop) [Aspromonte scored (unearned)]; MANTILLA BATTED FOR
DIERKER; Mantilla was called out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 1.

BRAVES 8TH: TAYLOR REPLACED MANTILLA (PITCHING); Torre singled;
Carty grounded into a double play (second to first) [Torre out
at second]; Jones popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Morgan walked; Jackson walked [Morgan to second];
ABERNATHY REPLACED KELLEY (PITCHING); Harrison grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Morgan to third, Jackson to second]; MAYE
BATTED FOR NICHOLSON; Maye singled [Morgan scored, Jackson to
third]; Aspromonte grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Maye out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 4, Astros 2.

BRAVES 9TH: MAYE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Menke flied out to
left; Woodward flied out to right; Abernathy struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Staub flied out to center; Bateman grounded out
(third to first); R. Davis popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 2.

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


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