Houston Astros 4, Atlanta Braves 3
Regular Season Game 63
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Saturday, June 17, 1967 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3  -   3  5  1
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  1  1  -   4  9  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Francona 1b                   5   0   1   0       0   0      12   0
Aaron rf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Jones cf                      3   0   0   0       1   2       1   0
Boyer 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Menke ss                      3   1   2   0       1   0       1   6
Uecker c                      3   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
  Geiger ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Martinez c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Woodward 2b                   4   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
Cloninger p                   2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Lau ph                      0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Carroll p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  de la Hoz ph                1   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Bruce p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   5   3       5   7      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Boyer-Woodward-Francona.
E: Jones (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Menke (6,off Giusti).
HR: de la Hoz (2,9th inning off Giusti 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Menke (5,2nd base by Giusti/Adlesh).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gotay 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Jackson ss                    4   1   1   0       0   2       1   2
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Staub rf                      4   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Mathews 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   0       5   1
Miller lf                     3   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Adlesh c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Giusti p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   9   4       0   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Gotay (4), Aspromonte (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Miller (2,off Cloninger); Adlesh (1,off Cloninger); Staub (14,off Cloninger).
HR: Wynn (16,8th inning off Carroll 0 on 2 out); Mathews (5,9th inning off
Bruce 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Adlesh (2,off Cloninger).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger                     7     7   2   2   0   4   0  27
Carroll                       1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Bruce L(2-2)                  0     1   1   1   0   0   1   1
Totals                        8     9   4   4   0   4   2  32

Bruce faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
WP: Cloninger 3 (3).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti                        8.2   5   3   3   5   7   1  37
Blasingame W(2-0)             0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     5   3   3   5   7   1  38


Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 24191


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Alou                lf        Gotay               2b
2. Francona            1b        Jackson             ss
3. Aaron               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Jones               cf        Staub               rf
5. Boyer               3b        Mathews             1b
6. Menke               ss        Miller              lf
7. Uecker              c         Aspromonte          3b
8. Woodward            2b        Adlesh              c
9. Cloninger           p         Giusti              p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Francona
flied out to right; Aaron reached on an error by Aspromonte
[Aaron to first]; Jones struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gotay grounded out (second to first); Jackson struck
out; Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Boyer grounded out (third to first); Menke walked;
Uecker was called out on strikes; Woodward grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub grounded out (shortstop to first); Mathews
flied to left in foul territory; Miller doubled; Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Cloninger struck out; Alou grounded out (third to
first); Francona singled; Aaron walked [Francona to second];
Jones grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Adlesh flied out to left; Giusti struck out; Gotay
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Boyer grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke
singled; Menke was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
Uecker was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Jackson singled [Jackson to second (error by
Jones)]; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub singled
[Jackson scored]; Mathews grounded out (pitcher to first) [Staub
to second]; Cloninger threw a wild pitch [Staub to third];
Miller singled [Staub scored]; Aspromonte grounded out (third to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 5TH: Woodward flied out to right; Cloninger struck out;
Alou flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Adlesh doubled; Giusti reached on a fielder's choice
[Adlesh out at third (shortstop to third)]; Cloninger threw a
wild pitch [Giusti to second]; Gotay grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cloninger threw a wild pitch [Giusti to third]; Jackson
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 6TH: Francona flied out to left; Aaron flied out to
center; Jones walked; Boyer popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn flied out to center; Staub doubled; Mathews
grounded out (first unassisted) [Staub to third]; Miller struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Menke popped to second; Uecker popped to third in
foul territory; Woodward flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Aspromonte singled; Adlesh grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Aspromonte out at second];
Giusti flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 2.

BRAVES 8TH: LAU BATTED FOR CLONINGER; Lau walked; Alou flied out
to center; Francona reached on an error by Gotay [Lau to second,
Francona to first]; Aaron popped to shortstop; Jones struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: CARROLL REPLACED LAU (PITCHING); Gotay popped to
second; Jackson lined to shortstop; Wynn homered; Staub grounded
out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 3.

BRAVES 9TH: Boyer popped to third; Menke doubled; GEIGER BATTED
FOR UECKER; Geiger was called out on strikes; Woodward singled
[Menke scored]; DE LA HOZ BATTED FOR CARROLL; de la Hoz homered
[Woodward scored]; Alou walked; BLASINGAME REPLACED GIUSTI
(PITCHING); Francona lined to third; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: MARTINEZ REPLACED GEIGER (PLAYING C ); BRUCE
REPLACED DE LA HOZ (PITCHING); Mathews homered; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           3   5   1    8
 Astros           4   9   2    4


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