Atlanta Braves 7, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 115
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Saturday, August 12, 1967 (D) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  9  0
ATL N    2  0  3    0  1  1    0  0  x  -   7  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    5   1   2   1       0   1       0   6
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
Wynn cf                       4   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
Staub rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Mathews 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Brand c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Brandt lf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Giusti p                      2   1   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Gotay ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Latman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lillis ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3   9   3       1   4      24   9

BATTING - 
2B: Jackson (13,off Johnson).
HR: Wynn (29,8th inning off Johnson 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Brand (4,off Johnson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (13,2nd base off Johnson/Torre).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 1b                       4   1   0   0       1   1      15   0
Jones lf                      5   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Aaron cf                      3   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Torre c                       3   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Boyer 3b                      4   2   3   2       0   0       1   2
Carty rf                      4   1   1   3       0   1       2   0
Menke ss                      1   0   0   0       3   0       1   5
Woodward 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   4
Johnson p                     4   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       32   7   9   7       5   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Woodward-Alou.
E: Torre (6).
PB: Torre (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Aaron (23,off Giusti); Jones (16,off Giusti).
HR: Carty (13,3rd inning off Giusti 2 on 2 out); Boyer (20,5th inning off Giusti
0 on 1 out).
SF: Torre (3,off Giusti).
IBB: Aaron (14,by Giusti).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Menke (4,2nd base off Giusti/Brand).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti L(8-11)                6     9   7   7   5   4   2  32
Latman                        2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        8     9   7   7   5   4   2  38

IBB: Giusti (2,Aaron).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson W(12-5)               9     9   3   1   1   4   1  37


Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 15583


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Jackson singled to right; Morgan popped to
shortstop; Wynn struck out while Jackson stole second; Staub
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Alou walked; Jones grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Alou to second]; Aaron doubled to center [Alou scored]; Torre
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Aaron to third]; Boyer
singled to center [Aaron scored]; Carty forced Boyer (shortstop
to second); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Mathews popped to third; Aspromonte singled to
center; Brand grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Aspromonte out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Menke walked; Woodward grounded out (second to
first) [Menke to second]; Johnson struck out; Alou flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Brandt popped to first in foul territory; Giusti
struck out but advanced to first on a passed ball; Jackson
doubled to left [Giusti scored (unearned), Jackson to third
(error by Torre)]; Morgan grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Jackson scored (unearned)]; Wynn singled to left; Staub flied
out to center; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Jones popped to first; Aaron flied out to right;
Torre singled to shortstop; Boyer singled to third [Torre to
second]; Carty homered [Torre scored, Boyer scored]; Menke
walked; Woodward singled to center [Menke to third]; Johnson
forced Woodward (shortstop to second); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Mathews grounded out (first unassisted); Aspromonte
grounded out (pitcher to first); Brand grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

BRAVES 4TH: Alou popped to third in foul territory; Jones
grounded out (second to first); Aaron popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Brandt walked; Giusti struck out; Jackson grounded
out (first unassisted) [Brandt to second]; Morgan singled to
second [Brandt stayed at second]; Wynn popped to first; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

BRAVES 5TH: Torre grounded out (shortstop to first); Boyer
homered; Carty struck out; Menke walked; Menke stole second;
Woodward was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Staub grounded out (first unassisted); Mathews
grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

BRAVES 6TH: Johnson singled to center; Alou struck out; Jones
doubled to right [Johnson to third]; Aaron was walked
intentionally; Torre hit a sacrifice fly to center [Johnson
scored, Jones to third]; Boyer flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Brand grounded out (third to first); Brandt singled
to left; GOTAY BATTED FOR GIUSTI; Gotay singled to left [Brandt
to second]; Jackson lined to center; Morgan flied out to right;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 7.

BRAVES 7TH: LATMAN REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); Carty popped to
third in foul territory; Menke popped to third; Woodward
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn homered; Staub grounded out (second to first);
Mathews singled to left; Aspromonte forced Mathews (shortstop to
second); Brand grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 7.

BRAVES 8TH: Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou
lined to center; Jones lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Braves 7.

ASTROS 9TH: Brandt grounded out (shortstop to first); LILLIS
BATTED FOR LATMAN; Lillis popped to catcher in foul territory;
Jackson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Braves 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   9   0    7
 Braves           7   9   1    7


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