Atlanta Braves 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 144
Played on Sunday, September 14, 1969 (D) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  1
ATL N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  2  x  -   3  6  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
Miller rf                     4   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Davis lf                      5   0   1   1       0   2       1   0
Blefary 1b                    2   1   1   0       2   0       9   1
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   3
Menke ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Edwards c                     3   0   1   1       1   0       7   1
Lemaster p                    4   0   0   0       0   3       1   3
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   6   2       7   9      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lemaster-Blefary.
E: Menke (26).
PB: Edwards (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (15,off Pappas); Davis (2,off Pappas).
IBB: Blefary (9,by Pappas).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Blefary (7,2nd base off Pappas/Tillman); Morgan (41,2nd base off Britton/Tillman).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou cf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       3   0
Millan 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   0       1   3
H. Aaron rf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       3   1
Carty lf                      4   2   2   3       0   1       1   0
  Lum lf                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Boyer 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Tillman c                     3   0   0   0       0   2      10   0
Garrido ss                    3   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Pappas p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Aspromonte ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Britton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  T. Aaron ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wilhelm p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   3   6   3       3   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Alou (3), Tillman (4).

BATTING - 
HR: Carty 2 (14,5th inning off Lemaster 0 on 0 out,8th inning off Lemaster
1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cepeda (10,2nd base off Lemaster/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster L(11-15)             7.2   6   3   3   3   7   2  32
Bouton                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        8     6   3   3   3   8   2  33


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pappas                        5     4   2   2   5   5   0  24
Britton                       2     1   0   0   2   1   0   8
Wilhelm W(1-0)                2     1   0   0   0   3   0   8
Totals                        9     6   2   2   7   9   0  40

IBB: Pappas (9,Blefary).

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 18607


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Miller
struck out; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Alou struck out; Millan grounded out (third to
first); H. Aaron grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis flied out to right; Blefary walked; Blefary
stole second [Blefary to third (error by Tillman)]; Rader
walked; Menke was called out on strikes; Edwards singled to
right [Blefary scored, Rader to third]; Lemaster made an out to
first; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Carty struck out; Cepeda grounded out (pitcher to
first); Boyer flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan flied out to center; Miller grounded out
(second to first); Wynn walked; Davis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Tillman popped to third; Garrido flied out to right;
Pappas struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Blefary popped to shortstop; Rader popped to second;
Menke singled to center; Edwards walked [Menke to second];
Lemaster struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Alou singled to center; Millan popped to left; H.
Aaron hit into a double play (pitcher to first) [Alou out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan doubled to right; Miller flied out to center;
Wynn struck out; Davis doubled [Morgan scored]; Blefary was
walked intentionally; Rader grounded out (third to first); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Carty homered; Cepeda walked; Boyer was called out
on strikes; Tillman was called out on strikes; Garrido singled
to right [Cepeda to third]; ASPROMONTE BATTED FOR PAPPAS;
Aspromonte grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: BRITTON REPLACED ASPROMONTE (PITCHING); Menke
grounded out (second to first); Edwards grounded out (second to
first); Lemaster struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Alou flied out to center; Millan walked; H. Aaron
walked [Millan to second]; Carty grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Millan to third, H. Aaron to second]; Cepeda flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Miller walked;
Wynn flied out to center; Davis flied out to right; Blefary
singled to right [Morgan out at home (right to shortstop to
catcher), Miller to second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Boyer grounded out (third to first); Tillman struck
out (catcher to first); Garrido singled to right; T. AARON
BATTED FOR BRITTON; T. Aaron struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 8TH: WILHELM REPLACED T. AARON (PITCHING); Rader singled
to center; Menke flied out to left; Edwards reached on an error
by Alou [Rader to second, Edwards to first]; Lemaster struck
out; Morgan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves
1.

BRAVES 8TH: Alou singled to center; On a bunt Millan forced Alou
(first to shortstop); H. Aaron grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Millan to second]; Carty homered [Millan scored]; Cepeda
reached on an error by Menke [Cepeda to first]; Cepeda stole
second; Edwards allowed a passed ball [Cepeda to third]; BOUTON
REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Boyer struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

ASTROS 9TH: LUM REPLACED CARTY (PLAYING LF); Miller flied out to
right; Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first); Davis struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   1   11
 Braves           3   6   2    6


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