Atlanta Braves 3, Houston Astros 2 (13 innings)
Regular Season Game 143
Played on Saturday, September 13, 1969 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  -   2  7  0
ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
Alou lf,rf                    6   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       5   0   2   2       1   1       1   0
Miller rf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blefary 1b                    5   0   0   0       0   3      10   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Menke ss                      5   0   1   0       0   1       1   8
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Dierker p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Mayberry ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Geronimo pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geiger lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       43   2   7   2       5   6      37* 12

* - Files missing details on 14 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Miller.

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (17,off Niekro).
SH: Dierker (7,off Niekro).
GDP: Alou (11,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 8.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       5   0   1   1       1   1       0   0
Millan 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
H. Aaron rf                   5   0   0   0       1   2       1   0
Carty lf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Brown pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lum lf                      1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Aspromonte ph               0   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   0   0   0       1   0       9   1
Boyer 3b                      5   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Jackson ss                    4   1   1   0       1   0       1   1
Didier c                      2   0   0   0       1   0       4   2
  Garr pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tillman c                   2   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Niekro p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Gonzalez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Doyle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Breazeale ph                0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       40   3   7   3       7   5      39* 14

* - Files missing details on 16 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Boyer-Millan-Cepeda.
E: Jackson (16).
PB: Didier (22).

BATTING - 
2B: Lum (6,off Dierker); Tillman (5,off Gladding).
SH: Niekro (8,off Dierker); Millan (10,off Billingham).
GDP: Boyer (13,off Dierker).
IBB: Cepeda (9,by Dierker); H. Aaron (19,by Blasingame).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Jackson (7,2nd base by Dierker/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker                      12     4   0   0   4   5   0  42
Gladding L(3-7)               0     3   3   3   1   0   0   4
Billingham                    0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Blasingame                    0     0   0   0   2   0   0   2
Totals                       12.1   7   3   3   7   5   0  49

Gladding faced 4 batters in the 13th inning
WP: Dierker (7).
IBB: Dierker (6,Cepeda); Blasingame (7,H. Aaron).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro                       11     6   0   0   2   5   0  39
Upshaw                        1.2   1   2   2   3   1   0   9
Doyle W(2-0)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                       13     7   2   2   5   6   0  49


Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 3:35   Attendance: 26389


Starting Lineups:

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

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

BRAVES 1ST: Alou flied out on an unknown play; Millan grounded
out (second to first); H. Aaron flied out on an unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Miller grounded out (third to first); Blefary struck
out; Rader out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Carty struck out; Cepeda flied out on an unknown
play; Boyer grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Menke struck out; Edwards grounded out (first to
pitcher); Dierker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Jackson flied out on an unknown play; Didier flied
out on an unknown play; Niekro grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan singled; Alou grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Morgan out at second]; Wynn out on
an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Millan
grounded out (shortstop to first); H. Aaron struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Miller grounded out (second to first); Blefary
struck out (catcher to first); Rader singled; Menke singled
[Rader to second]; Didier allowed a passed ball [Rader to third,
Menke to second]; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Carty grounded out (shortstop to first); Cepeda
flied out on an unknown play; Boyer flied out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Dierker grounded out (pitcher to first); Morgan
lined to shortstop; Alou out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); Didier
flied out on an unknown play; Niekro grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn singled; Miller grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Wynn to second]; Blefary popped out on an unknown play;
Rader grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 7TH: Alou walked; Millan forced Alou (shortstop to
second); Dierker threw a wild pitch [Millan to second]; H. Aaron
struck out; Carty flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Menke reached on an error by Jackson [Menke to
first]; Edwards popped out on an unknown play; Dierker out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Menke to second]; Morgan
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 8TH: Cepeda popped to first in foul territory; Boyer
struck out; Jackson walked; Jackson was caught stealing second;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Alou doubled; Alou was out trying to advance to
third (catcher to third); Wynn walked; Miller flied out on an
unknown play; Blefary flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 9TH: Didier walked; GARR RAN FOR DIDIER; Niekro out on a
sacrifice bunt [Garr to second]; Alou was called out on strikes;
Millan singled to shortstop [Garr to third]; H. Aaron flied to
left in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves
0.

ASTROS 10TH: TILLMAN REPLACED GARR (PLAYING C ); Rader walked;
Menke forced Rader (third to second); Edwards flied out on an
unknown play; Dierker flied out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 10TH: Carty singled to third; BROWN RAN FOR CARTY; On a
bunt Cepeda forced Brown (pitcher to shortstop); Boyer grounded
into a double play (right to right to right) [Cepeda out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 11TH: LUM REPLACED BROWN (PLAYING LF); Morgan popped out
on an unknown play; Alou singled; Wynn forced Alou [Wynn to
first]; Wynn was picked off first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 11TH: Jackson flied out on an unknown play; Tillman
singled to left; GONZALEZ BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Gonzalez flied out
to center; Alou forced Tillman (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 12TH: UPSHAW REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); Miller out on
an unknown play; Blefary struck out; Rader out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 12TH: Millan out on an unknown play; H. Aaron out on an
unknown play; Lum doubled; Cepeda was walked intentionally;
Boyer out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

ASTROS 13TH: Menke out on an unknown play; Edwards walked;
MAYBERRY BATTED FOR DIERKER; Mayberry walked [Edwards to
second]; GERONIMO RAN FOR MAYBERRY; Morgan walked [Edwards to
third, Geronimo to second]; Alou forced Edwards (third to
catcher) [Geronimo to third, Morgan to second, Alou to first];
Wynn singled to left [Geronimo scored, Morgan scored, Alou to
second]; DOYLE REPLACED UPSHAW (PITCHING); DAVIS BATTED FOR
MILLER; Davis out on an unknown play; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 13TH: ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); GEIGER
REPLACED GERONIMO (PLAYING LF); GLADDING REPLACED DAVIS
(PITCHING); Jackson singled; Tillman doubled [Jackson scored];
BREAZEALE BATTED FOR DOYLE; Breazeale walked; Debut game for
Jim Breazeale; Alou singled to left [Tillman scored,
Breazeale to second]; BILLINGHAM REPLACED GLADDING (PITCHING);
Millan out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Breazeale to
third, Alou to second]; BLASINGAME REPLACED BILLINGHAM
(PITCHING); H. Aaron was walked intentionally; ASPROMONTE BATTED
FOR LUM; Aspromonte walked [Breazeale scored, Alou to third, H.
Aaron to second]; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   0    8
 Braves           3   7   1    9


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