Atlanta Braves 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 121
Played on Wednesday, August 17, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  5    1  0  0  -   6  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  4  3
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 1b                       5   1   1   0       0   0      14   0
Mathews 3b                    3   1   0   0       2   1       0   4
Aaron rf                      4   2   1   1       0   0       2   0
Torre c                       3   1   2   0       1   0       3   2
Carty lf                      4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Jones cf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Menke ss                      4   0   2   1       0   1       2   2
Woodward 2b                   3   0   0   0       1   0       1   5
Jarvis p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Carroll p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       34   6   7   4       4   7      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Woodward-Alou.
E: Menke (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Torre (15,off Latman).
3B: Torre (3,off Giusti); Alou (3,off Giusti).
IBB: Torre (6,by Giusti).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
R. Davis cf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Jackson ss                    4   0   2   0       0   1       1   5
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       3   2
Staub rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Harrison 1b                   3   0   0   0       1   0       8   2
Maye lf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Bateman c                     2   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
  Heath ph,c                  1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Giusti p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Freese ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Latman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Mantilla ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       2   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: R. Davis (1), Staub (9), Maye (7).

BATTING - 
GDP: R. Davis (2,off Carroll).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Jackson (10,2nd base by Jarvis/Torre).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jarvis W(1-1)                 5.2   4   1   1   1   1   0  21
Carroll SV(6)                 3.1   0   0   0   1   2   0  11
Totals                        9     4   1   1   2   3   0  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti L(12-10)               5.2   6   5   4   3   4   0  26
Raymond                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Latman                        2     1   1   0   1   1   0   8
Sembera                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   6   4   4   7   0  38

WP: Giusti (10).
IBB: Giusti (3,Torre).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 19777


Starting Lineups:

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

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

ASTROS 1ST: R. Davis popped to shortstop; Jackson singled;
Jackson was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Morgan flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Torre tripled; Carty flied out to right; Jones was
called out on strikes; Menke popped to second in foul territory;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub grounded out (second to first); Harrison
walked; Maye flied out to center; Aspromonte popped to first in
foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Woodward flied out to left; Jarvis struck out; Alou
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bateman flied out to center; Giusti flied out to
right; R. Davis flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Mathews struck out; Aaron flied out to right; Torre
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Jackson grounded out (third to first); Morgan
grounded out (second to first); Staub grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Carty grounded out (first to pitcher); Jones
grounded out (second to first); Menke singled; Woodward forced
Menke (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Harrison flied out to left; Maye flied out to left;
Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Jarvis grounded out (third to first); Alou tripled;
Mathews walked; Aaron singled to right [Alou scored, Mathews to
third, Aaron to second (error by Staub)]; Torre was walked
intentionally; Carty singled to center [Mathews scored, Aaron
scored, Torre scored (error by R. Davis) (no RBI), Carty to
third]; Jones struck out; Menke singled [Carty scored
(unearned)]; Giusti threw a wild pitch [Menke to second];
Woodward walked; RAYMOND REPLACED GIUSTI (PITCHING); Jarvis
struck out; 5 R (4 ER), 4 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bateman grounded out (shortstop to first); FREESE
BATTED FOR RAYMOND; Freese struck out; R. Davis singled; Jackson
singled [R. Davis to second]; Morgan singled [R. Davis scored,
Jackson to second]; CARROLL REPLACED JARVIS (PITCHING); Staub
grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
5, Astros 1.

BRAVES 7TH: LATMAN REPLACED FREESE (PITCHING); Alou popped to
shortstop; Mathews walked; Aaron forced Mathews (pitcher to
second); Torre doubled to left [Aaron scored (error by Maye)
(unearned) (no RBI)]; Carty reached on a fielder's choice [Torre
out at third (third unassisted)]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Harrison popped to catcher in foul territory; Maye
reached on an error by Menke [Maye to first]; Aspromonte struck
out; HEATH BATTED FOR BATEMAN; Heath grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 1.

BRAVES 8TH: HEATH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Jones grounded
out (shortstop to first); Menke was called out on strikes;
Woodward grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: MANTILLA BATTED FOR LATMAN; Mantilla walked; R.
Davis grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Mantilla out at second]; Jackson struck out (catcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 1.

BRAVES 9TH: SEMBERA REPLACED MANTILLA (PITCHING); Carroll struck
out; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Mathews grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros
1.

ASTROS 9TH: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Staub
grounded out (second to first); Harrison grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           6   7   1    5
 Astros           1   4   3    4


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