Atlanta Braves 8, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 117
Played on Sunday, August 13, 1967 (D) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3  -   4  9  1
ATL N    4  1  0    0  0  0    3  0  x  -   8 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    5   0   3   1       0   0       1   1
Morgan lf                     5   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Staub rf                      4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Mathews 1b                    3   1   1   0       1   1       8   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   0   0       1   0       0   2
Gotay 2b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
Brand c                       4   0   2   0       0   1       4   1
Belinsky p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eilers p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Lillis ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sherry p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bateman ph                  0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   9   4       2   4      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sherry-Gotay-Mathews.
E: Mathews (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (33,off Rakow).
SH: Eilers (1,off Rakow).
SF: Bateman (2,off Raymond).
IBB: Mathews (12,by Rakow).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (16,2nd base off Rakow/Torre).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou 1b                       5   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
Jones lf                      4   2   2   2       0   0       2   0
Aaron cf                      4   1   1   2       0   0       3   0
  Geiger cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Torre c                       4   1   2   0       0   0       6   0
Boyer 3b                      3   2   1   0       1   0       0   1
  de la Hoz 3b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Carty rf                      4   1   3   3       0   0       2   0
Menke ss                      3   0   1   1       0   1       4   1
Woodward 2b                   3   1   1   0       1   1       2   3
Rakow p                       4   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   8  12   8       2   4      27   9

BATTING - 
3B: Jones (3,off Belinsky).
HR: Jones (14,1st inning off Belinsky 0 on 1 out); Carty (14,1st inning off
Belinsky 2 on 2 out); Aaron (29,7th inning off Sembera 1 on 0 out).
SF: Menke (3,off Sherry).
HBP: Jones (6,by Eilers).
GDP: Jones (5,off Sherry).
IBB: Woodward (2,by Eilers).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Jones (5,2nd base by Eilers/Brand).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Belinsky L(3-8)               1.2   5   5   5   1   2   2  11
Eilers                        4.1   3   0   0   1   0   0  17
Sembera                       0.1   3   3   1   0   0   1   5
Sherry                        1.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        8    12   8   6   2   4   3  38

HBP: Eilers (2,Jones).
IBB: Eilers (4,Woodward).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rakow W(2-0)                  8.1   8   4   4   2   4   0  35
Raymond SV(9)                 0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   4   4   2   4   0  38

IBB: Rakow (1,Mathews).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 20694


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Jackson singled to second; Morgan forced Jackson
(first to shortstop); Morgan stole second; Wynn struck out;
Staub doubled to left [Morgan scored]; Mathews was walked
intentionally; Aspromonte popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Alou flied out to left; Jones homered; Aaron popped
to shortstop; Torre singled to left; Boyer walked [Torre to
second]; Carty homered [Torre scored, Boyer scored]; Menke
struck out; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Gotay popped to catcher in foul territory; Brand was
called out on strikes; Belinsky grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 4.

BRAVES 2ND: Woodward singled to third; Rakow struck out; Alou
grounded out (third to first) [Woodward to second]; Jones
tripled to right [Woodward scored]; EILERS REPLACED BELINSKY
(PITCHING); Aaron popped to first in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Jackson singled to center; Morgan flied out to
center; Wynn struck out; Staub grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 3RD: Torre singled to right; Boyer flied out to center;
Carty singled to left [Torre to second]; Menke flied out to
center [Torre to third, Carty to second]; Woodward was walked
intentionally; Rakow flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Mathews was called out on strikes; Aspromonte popped
to first in foul territory; Gotay popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 4TH: Alou grounded out (first to pitcher); Jones was hit
by a pitch; Jones was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); Aaron flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Brand singled to left; Eilers out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Brand to second]; Jackson grounded out
(third to first); Morgan flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 5TH: Torre grounded out (second to first); Boyer flied
out to center; Carty popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn flied out to center; Staub singled to right;
Mathews flied out to right; Aspromonte flied out to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 6TH: Menke singled; Woodward grounded out (third to
first) [Menke to second]; Rakow grounded out (first unassisted);
Alou flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves
5.

ASTROS 7TH: Gotay popped to catcher in foul territory; Brand
flied out to left; LILLIS BATTED FOR EILERS; Lillis grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 7TH: SEMBERA REPLACED LILLIS (PITCHING); Jones reached on
an error by Mathews [Jones to first]; Aaron homered [Jones
scored (unearned)]; Torre grounded out (shortstop to first);
Boyer singled to left; Carty singled to right [Boyer to third];
SHERRY REPLACED SEMBERA (PITCHING); Menke hit a sacrifice fly to
right [Boyer scored (unearned)]; Woodward struck out; 3 R (1
ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

ASTROS 8TH: GEIGER REPLACED AARON (PLAYING CF); DE LA HOZ
REPLACED BOYER (PLAYING 3B); Jackson grounded out (second to
first); Morgan popped to shortstop; Wynn grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

BRAVES 8TH: Rakow struck out; Alou singled to shortstop; Jones
grounded into a double play (pitcher to second to first) [Alou
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Staub grounded out (third to first); Mathews singled
to center; Aspromonte walked [Mathews to second]; Gotay singled
to center [Mathews scored, Aspromonte to second]; Brand singled
to left [Aspromonte to third, Gotay to second]; BATEMAN BATTED
FOR SHERRY; RAYMOND REPLACED RAKOW (PITCHING); Bateman hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Aspromonte scored, Gotay to third];
Jackson singled to center [Gotay scored, Brand to second];
Morgan lined to shortstop; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4,
Braves 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   1    7
 Braves           8  12   0    6


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