Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 1
Regular Season Game 152
Played on Tuesday, September 17, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  6  2
HOU N    0  1  0    4  0  0    0  0  x  -   5  7  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       4   1   3   1       0   0       0   0
Millan 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
H. Aaron rf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Tillman c                     4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
D. Johnson 1b                 4   0   0   0       0   2       5   1
T. Aaron lf                   3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
B. Johnson 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
Martinez ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Jarvis p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Baker ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Britton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Garr ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kester p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   6   1       0   8      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Millan (16), Jarvis (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (35,off Cuellar).
HR: Alou (11,9th inning off Cuellar 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Menke 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Miller lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Staub rf                      4   2   2   0       0   0       1   1
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       4   2
Colbert 1b                    3   1   0   0       0   0       9   0
Bateman c                     2   0   1   2       0   0       7   1
McFadden ss                   2   0   1   1       0   0       2   1
Cuellar p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                       29   5   7   4       0   3      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (36,off Jarvis); Miller (18,off Kester).
SH: Colbert (1,off Jarvis); McFadden (1,off Jarvis); Cuellar (3,off Britton).
SF: Bateman (4,off Jarvis).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jarvis L(16-10)               5     4   5   2   0   2   0  21
Britton                       2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Kester                        1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        8     7   5   2   0   3   0  33

WP: Kester (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar W(7-10)               9     6   1   1   0   8   1  32


Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 19820


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Alou                cf        Menke               2b
2. Millan              2b        Miller              lf
3. H. Aaron            rf        Wynn                cf
4. Tillman             c         Staub               rf
5. D. Johnson          1b        Rader               3b
6. T. Aaron            lf        Colbert             1b
7. B. Johnson          3b        Bateman             c
8. Martinez            ss        McFadden            ss
9. Jarvis              p         Cuellar             p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou out on an unknown play; Millan struck out; H.
Aaron out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Menke out on an unknown play; Miller out on an
unknown play; Wynn out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Tillman struck out; D. Johnson struck out; T. Aaron
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub doubled; Rader out on an unknown play; Colbert
out on an unknown play; Bateman singled [Staub scored]; McFadden
out on an unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
1.

BRAVES 3RD: B. Johnson struck out; Martinez out on an unknown
play; Jarvis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
1.

ASTROS 3RD: Cuellar struck out; Menke out on an unknown play;
Miller out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Alou doubled; Millan out on an unknown play; H.
Aaron out on an unknown play; Tillman singled [Alou to third];
D. Johnson struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn singled; Staub singled [Wynn to third]; Rader
reached on an error by Millan [Wynn scored, Staub to second];
Colbert reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Staub
scored (error by Jarvis) (unearned) (no RBI), Rader to third,
Colbert to second]; Bateman out on an unknown play [Rader scored
(unearned), Colbert to third]; McFadden out on a sacrifice bunt
[Colbert scored (unearned)]; Cuellar struck out; 4 R (1 ER), 2
H, 2 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 5TH: T. Aaron struck out; B. Johnson out on an unknown
play; Martinez out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke out on an unknown play; Miller out on an
unknown play; Wynn out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 6TH: BAKER BATTED FOR JARVIS; Baker singled; Alou singled
[Baker to third, Alou out at second (right to shortstop)];
Millan out on an unknown play; H. Aaron out on an unknown play;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: BRITTON REPLACED BAKER (PITCHING); Staub out on an
unknown play; Rader out on an unknown play; Colbert out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 7TH: Tillman out on an unknown play; D. Johnson out on an
unknown play; T. Aaron out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Bateman out on an unknown play; McFadden singled;
Cuellar out on a sacrifice bunt [McFadden to second]; Menke out
on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 8TH: B. Johnson out on an unknown play; Martinez out on
an unknown play; GARR BATTED FOR BRITTON; Garr out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: KESTER REPLACED GARR (PITCHING); Miller doubled;
Wynn struck out; Staub out on an unknown play; Kester threw a
wild pitch [Miller to third]; Rader singled [Miller stayed at
third]; Colbert out on an unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: Alou homered; Millan out on an unknown play; H.
Aaron singled; Tillman out on an unknown play; D. Johnson out on
an unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           1   6   2    4
 Astros           5   7   0    4


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