Atlanta Braves 12, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 22
Played on Monday, April 28, 1969 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  2
ATL N    2  0  3    4  0  0    0  3  x  -  12 13  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Alou rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Guinn p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Menke 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Blefary 1b                    3   0   1   0       0   0      11   1
Torres ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Bryant c                      3   0   0   1       0   0       7   0
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Ray p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  McFadden ph,rf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   6   1       0   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Menke-Blefary.
E: Rader (4), Dierker (2).

BATTING - 
GDP: Torres (3,off Stone); Wynn (1,off Stone).
Team LOB: 4.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       5   4   4   1       0   0       2   0
Millan 2b                     4   3   2   1       1   0       6   3
H. Aaron rf                   4   2   2   4       0   0       1   0
  Lum rf                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     3   0   0   1       2   0       6   1
  T. Aaron pr,1b              0   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Francona lf                   4   0   3   3       0   0       2   0
Boyer 3b                      5   0   1   1       0   2       0   4
Didier c                      5   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Jackson ss                    2   1   1   0       1   1       2   2
Stone p                       2   1   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Garr ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Johnson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36  12  13  11       4   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Boyer-Millan-Cepeda, Boyer-Millan-Cepeda.
E: Boyer (3).

BATTING - 
2B: H. Aaron (11,off Ray).
3B: Alou (1,off Dierker).
HR: H. Aaron (3,3rd inning off Dierker 2 on 0 out).
SH: Stone (3,off Dierker).
SF: Francona (2,off Dierker).
HBP: Jackson (1,by Ray).
GDP: Didier (1,off Guinn).
IBB: Cepeda (2,by Guinn).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cepeda (1,2nd base off Dierker/Bryant); Jackson 2 (5,2nd base off Dierker/Bryant,2nd
base off Ray/Bryant).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(2-3)                3     7   8   5   1   2   1  19
Ray                           4     3   1   1   1   5   0  17
Guinn                         1     3   3   3   2   0   0   7
Totals                        8    13  12   9   4   7   1  43

Dierker faced 3 batters in the 4th inning
WP: Guinn (1).
HBP: Ray (1,Jackson).
IBB: Guinn (2,Cepeda).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Stone W(4-0)                  7     6   1   0   0   4   0  26
Johnson SV(1)                 2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     6   1   0   0   5   0  32


Umpires: HP - Augie Donatelli, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 7929


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Morgan              lf        Alou                cf
2. Alou                rf        Millan              2b
3. Wynn                cf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Rader               3b        Cepeda              1b
5. Menke               2b        Francona            lf
6. Blefary             1b        Boyer               3b
7. Torres              ss        Didier              c
8. Bryant              c         Jackson             ss
9. Dierker             p         Stone               p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan flied out to left; Alou singled; Wynn flied
out to right; Rader struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Alou tripled; Millan grounded out (third to first);
H. Aaron reached on a fielder's choice [Alou scored (error by
Rader) (unearned), H. Aaron to third]; Cepeda walked; Cepeda
stole second; Francona hit a sacrifice fly to right [H. Aaron
scored (unearned)]; Boyer grounded out (second to first); 2 R (0
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke singled; Blefary lined to center; Torres
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Menke
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Didier grounded out (second to first); Jackson
struck out; Stone struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bryant popped to first in foul territory; Dierker
struck out; Morgan popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Alou singled; Millan singled [Alou to second]; H.
Aaron homered [Alou scored, Millan scored]; Cepeda grounded out
(first to pitcher); Francona singled; Boyer flied out to left;
Didier grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou popped to shortstop; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Rader grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 5.

BRAVES 4TH: Jackson singled; Jackson stole second; Stone reached
on an error by Dierker on a sacrifice bunt [Jackson to third,
Stone to first]; Alou singled [Jackson scored, Stone to second];
RAY REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Millan singled [Stone scored
(unearned), Alou to second]; H. Aaron doubled [Alou scored,
Millan to third]; Cepeda grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Millan scored]; Francona singled [H. Aaron to third]; Boyer was
called out on strikes; Didier struck out; 4 R (3 ER), 5 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 9.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke reached on an error by Boyer [Menke to first];
Blefary singled [Menke to second]; Torres forced Blefary (third
to second) [Menke to third]; Bryant forced Torres (shortstop to
second) [Menke scored (unearned)]; Ray forced Bryant (second
unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 9.

BRAVES 5TH: Jackson walked; Jackson stole second; Stone was
called out on strikes; Alou grounded out (third to first);
Millan grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 9.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan singled; Alou struck out; Wynn grounded into
a double play (third to second to first) [Morgan out at second];
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 9.

BRAVES 6TH: H. Aaron popped to first; Cepeda flied out to right;
Francona grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 9.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader singled; Menke flied out to left; Blefary
forced Rader (pitcher to shortstop); Torres singled [Blefary to
second]; Bryant flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 9.

BRAVES 7TH: Boyer was called out on strikes; Didier popped to
first; Jackson was hit by a pitch; GARR BATTED FOR STONE; Garr
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 9.

ASTROS 8TH: LUM REPLACED H. AARON (PLAYING RF); JOHNSON REPLACED
GARR (PITCHING); MCFADDEN BATTED FOR RAY; McFadden grounded out
(third to first); Morgan was called out on strikes; Alou
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 9.

BRAVES 8TH: MCFADDEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); GUINN REPLACED
ALOU (PITCHING); Alou singled; Millan walked [Alou to second];
Guinn threw a wild pitch [Alou to third, Millan to second]; Lum
popped to first in foul territory; Cepeda was walked
intentionally; T. AARON RAN FOR CEPEDA; Francona singled [Alou
scored, Millan scored, T. Aaron to second]; Boyer singled [T.
Aaron scored, Francona to second]; Didier grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Boyer out at second]; 3 R, 3 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 12.

ASTROS 9TH: T. AARON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Wynn popped to
first in foul territory; Rader grounded out (shortstop to
first); Menke popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 12.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   6   2    4
 Braves          12  13   1    7


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