Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 4
Regular Season Game 75
Played on Friday, June 27, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    1  0  0    0  2  0    1  0  0  -   4 12  1
HOU N    0  3  0    0  0  0    0  1  1  -   5  7  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       4   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Millan 2b                     5   2   3   0       0   0       2   3
H. Aaron rf                   4   2   3   2       1   0       2   0
Carty lf                      5   0   3   2       0   0       2   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   0   1   0       1   1       8   1
Aspromonte 3b                 5   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Tillman c                     4   0   1   0       0   2       5   0
Garrido ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Jackson ph,ss               0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Britton p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Neibauer p                  3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   4  12   4       4   6      26   7

FIELDING - 
E: Upshaw (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Millan (9,off Lemaster); H. Aaron (20,off Lemaster); Cepeda (11,off Gladding).
HR: H. Aaron (20,5th inning off Lemaster 1 on 1 out).
SH: Upshaw (3,off Ray).
GDP: Carty (6,off Gladding).
Team LOB: 11.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Valdespino lf                 3   1   1   0       2   1       5   0
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   1       2   0       5   2
Wynn cf                       3   0   2   3       2   1       1   0
Menke ss                      4   0   1   0       1   2       1   3
Edwards c                     5   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Blefary 1b                    5   1   2   0       0   0       9   1
Geiger rf                     2   1   0   0       2   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       0   4
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lemaster p                    2   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martinez 3b                 1   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5   7   5      12   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Morgan-Blefary.

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (11,off Britton); Blefary (14,off Neibauer).
SH: Geiger (3,off Upshaw).
Team LOB: 14.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Britton                       1.2   1   3   3   6   2   0  12
Neibauer                      5     2   0   0   5   2   0  22
Upshaw L(3-3)                 2     4   2   2   1   1   0  11
Totals                        8.2   7   5   5  12   5   0  45


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster                      6.2  10   4   4   1   5   1  31
Ray                           1     0   0   0   3   1   0   6
Gladding W(1-1)               1.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    12   4   4   4   6   1  42


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Frank Dezelan, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 3:12   Attendance: 24580


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Alou                cf        Valdespino          lf
2. Millan              2b        Morgan              2b
3. H. Aaron            rf        Wynn                cf
4. Carty               lf        Menke               ss
5. Cepeda              1b        Edwards             c
6. Aspromonte          3b        Blefary             1b
7. Tillman             c         Geiger              rf
8. Garrido             ss        Rader               3b
9. Britton             p         Lemaster            p

BRAVES 1ST: Alou flied out to left; Millan doubled; H. Aaron
grounded out (third to first); Carty singled [Millan scored];
Cepeda made an out to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Valdespino walked; Morgan popped to third in foul
territory; Wynn walked [Valdespino to second]; Menke struck out;
Edwards was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Aspromonte flied out to left; Tillman struck out;
Garrido was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blefary flied out to right; Geiger walked; Rader
walked [Geiger to second]; Lemaster made an out to second;
Valdespino walked [Geiger to third, Rader to second]; Morgan
walked [Geiger scored, Rader to third, Valdespino to second];
Wynn doubled [Rader scored, Valdespino scored, Morgan to third];
NEIBAUER REPLACED BRITTON (PITCHING); Menke walked; Edwards
grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Neibauer struck out; Alou singled; Millan singled
[Alou to third]; H. Aaron walked [Millan to second]; Carty made
an out to first; Cepeda flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.
 Braves 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Blefary doubled; Geiger grounded out (second to
first) [Blefary to third]; Rader made an out to first; Lemaster
walked; Valdespino flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: Aspromonte flied out to center; Tillman singled;
Garrido forced Tillman (third to second); Neibauer struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan walked; Wynn was called out on strikes; Menke
was called out on strikes; Edwards flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Alou flied out to left; Millan singled; H. Aaron
homered [Millan scored]; Carty singled; Cepeda was called out on
strikes; Aspromonte grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Blefary flied out to center; Geiger grounded out
(pitcher to first); Rader made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 3.

BRAVES 6TH: Tillman made an out to shortstop; Garrido made an
out to second; Neibauer grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Lemaster popped to third in foul territory;
Valdespino singled; Morgan popped to third in foul territory;
Wynn walked [Valdespino to second]; Menke grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 3.

BRAVES 7TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Millan
grounded out (third to first); H. Aaron doubled; Carty singled
[H. Aaron scored]; RAY REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Cepeda
walked [Carty to second]; Aspromonte flied out to left; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Edwards made an out to shortstop; Blefary lined to
right; Geiger walked; UPSHAW REPLACED NEIBAUER (PITCHING); Rader
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4,
Astros 3.

BRAVES 8TH: Tillman struck out; JACKSON BATTED FOR GARRIDO;
Jackson walked; Upshaw out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Jackson to second]; Alou walked; GLADDING REPLACED RADER
(PITCHING); MARTINEZ REPLACED RAY (PLAYING 3B); Millan grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: JACKSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Martinez
walked; Valdespino was called out on strikes; Morgan grounded
out (first unassisted) [Martinez to second]; Wynn singled
[Martinez scored]; Menke singled [Wynn to second]; Menke was
picked off first but was safe on an error by Upshaw [Wynn to
third]; Edwards lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4,
Astros 4.

BRAVES 9TH: H. Aaron singled; Carty grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [H. Aaron out at second]; Cepeda
doubled; Aspromonte popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Blefary singled; Geiger out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Blefary to second]; GOTAY BATTED FOR
GLADDING; Gotay grounded out (second to first) [Blefary to
third]; Martinez singled [Blefary scored]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Braves 4, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           4  12   1   11
 Astros           5   7   0   14


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