Houston Astros 6, Atlanta Braves 1
Regular Season Game 1
Played on Tuesday, April 11, 1967 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  5  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    6  0  x  -   6  8  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Alou 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Aaron rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Torre c                       4   0   0   0       0   2       7   2
Carty lf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Jones cf                      3   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Boyer 3b                      3   1   1   1       0   1       0   2
Woodward 2b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lemaster p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Kelley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carroll p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Millan 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   1   5   1       0   7      24   6

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (1), Aaron (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Jones (1,off Cuellar).
HR: Boyer (1,7th inning off Cuellar 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Torre (1,off Cuellar).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   0       2   1       3   2
Pointer lf                    3   1   1   2       1   2       3   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   0   0       1   1       0   3
Staub rf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mathews 1b                    4   1   2   1       0   0      10   0
Bateman c                     4   1   2   1       0   0       8   0
Cuellar p                     4   1   1   1       0   2       0   2
Totals                       31   6   8   6       4   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Jackson-Mathews.
E: Jackson (1), Bateman (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Pointer (1,off Hernandez).
3B: Mathews (1,off Kelley).
SH: Staub (1,off Kelley).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Morgan (1,2nd base by Lemaster/Torre).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster                      6     1   1   1   4   4   0  23
Kelley L(0-1)                 0.1   1   1   1   0   0   0   2
Carroll                       0     3   3   3   0   0   0   3
Hernandez                     1.2   3   1   1   0   3   0   8
Totals                        8     8   6   6   4   7   0  36

Lemaster faced 1 batter in the 7th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar W(1-0)                9     5   1   1   0   7   1  32


Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 26001


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Menke               ss        Jackson             ss
2. Alou                1b        Morgan              2b
3. Aaron               rf        Pointer             lf
4. Torre               c         Wynn                cf
5. Carty               lf        Aspromonte          3b
6. Jones               cf        Staub               rf
7. Boyer               3b        Mathews             1b
8. Woodward            2b        Bateman             c
9. Lemaster            p         Cuellar             p

BRAVES 1ST: Menke flied out to left; Alou made an out to
catcher; Aaron reached on an error by Jackson; Torre struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Jackson flied out to center; Morgan walked; Morgan
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Pointer walked;
Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
0.

BRAVES 2ND: Carty made an out to second; Jones doubled; Boyer
struck out; Woodward grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte flied out to left; Staub grounded out
(first to pitcher); Mathews singled; Bateman reached on an error
by Menke [Mathews to second]; Cuellar flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Lemaster struck out; Menke grounded out (pitcher to
first); Bateman dropped a foul fly hit by Alou for an error;
Alou grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Jackson grounded out (second to first); Morgan made
an out to second; Pointer struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Aaron flied out to left; Torre grounded out (third
to first); Carty singled; Jones struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Aspromonte made
an out to shortstop; Staub struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Boyer grounded out (third to first); Woodward
grounded out (second to first); Lemaster struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Mathews flied out to right; Bateman flied out to
center; Cuellar struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Menke made an out to second; Alou singled; Aaron
singled [Alou to second]; Torre grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Aaron out at second]; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Jackson grounded out (third to first); Morgan
walked; Pointer struck out; Wynn flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 7TH: Carty flied out to center; Jones flied out to
center; Boyer homered; Woodward struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Aspromonte walked; KELLEY REPLACED LEMASTER
(PITCHING); Staub out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[Aspromonte to second]; Mathews tripled to center [Aspromonte
scored]; CARROLL REPLACED KELLEY (PITCHING); Bateman singled
[Mathews scored, Bateman to second (error by Aaron)]; Cuellar
singled [Bateman scored]; Jackson singled [Cuellar to second];
MILLAN REPLACED CARROLL (PLAYING 2B); HERNANDEZ REPLACED
WOODWARD (PITCHING); Morgan struck out; Pointer doubled [Cuellar
scored, Jackson scored]; Wynn singled to pitcher [Pointer
scored]; Aspromonte struck out; 6 R, 6 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 6.

BRAVES 8TH: Millan made an out to second; Menke grounded out
(third to first); Alou flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Staub flied out to right; Mathews made an out to
second; Bateman singled; Cuellar struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 6.

BRAVES 9TH: Aaron grounded out (shortstop to first); Torre
struck out; Carty grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           1   5   2    4
 Astros           6   8   2    6


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