Houston Astros 8, Atlanta Braves 7
Regular Season Game 5
Played on Saturday, April 11, 1970 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  5  -   7 10  0
HOU N    3  0  0    3  0  0    1  1  x  -   8 15  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    5   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Millan 2b                     5   0   1   1       0   0       4   3
H. Aaron rf                   5   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Carty lf                      4   1   1   1       1   1       2   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       9   0
Gonzalez cf                   4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Boyer 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   1       0   2
Tillman c                     4   1   1   2       0   0       4   0
Pappas p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Jaster p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lum ph                      1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilhelm p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  King ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Garr pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   7  10   6       2   6      24   9

BATTING - 
3B: Jackson (1,off Bouton).
HR: Carty (2,7th inning off Bouton 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Cepeda (1,off Bouton).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   1   3   0       2   0       2   2
Miller rf                     5   2   1   1       0   1       4   0
Wynn cf                       5   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Pepitone 1b                   4   2   3   2       1   0       9   0
Menke ss                      4   0   1   3       0   1       1   3
Davis lf                      5   0   2   0       0   1       0   0
Rader 3b                      5   1   1   0       0   1       2   2
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Bouton p                      3   1   3   1       1   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   8  15   8       4   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Pepitone.
E: Morgan (1), Rader (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (1,off Pappas); Miller (2,off Pappas); Davis (1,off Pappas); Pepitone
(1,off Pappas); Wynn (2,off Pappas).
3B: Pepitone (1,off Wilhelm).
HR: Pepitone (1,1st inning off Pappas 1 on 1 out).
SF: Menke (2,off Wilhelm).
IBB: Pepitone (1,by Pappas).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pappas L(0-1)                 3.2   8   6   6   4   2   1  23
Jaster                        3.1   5   1   1   0   2   0  15
Wilhelm                       1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8    15   8   8   4   4   1  43

WP: Pappas 3 (3).
IBB: Pappas (1,Pepitone).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bouton W(1-0)                 8.1   8   7   6   2   6   1  35
Gladding SV(2)                0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    10   7   6   2   6   1  40


Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 16047


Starting Lineups:

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

BRAVES 1ST: Jackson tripled; Millan popped to first; H. Aaron
reached on an error by Rader [Jackson scored (unearned) (no
RBI), H. Aaron to second]; Carty grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cepeda popped to second; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan doubled; Miller doubled [Morgan scored]; Wynn
popped to second; Pepitone homered [Miller scored]; Menke was
called out on strikes; Davis doubled; Pappas threw a wild pitch
[Davis to third]; Rader grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 4
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 2ND: Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Boyer
struck out; Tillman popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Edwards popped to shortstop; Bouton walked; Pappas
threw a wild pitch [Bouton to second]; Pappas threw a wild pitch
[Bouton to third]; Morgan walked; Miller struck out; Wynn
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Pappas popped to catcher in foul territory; Jackson
grounded out (first unassisted); Millan grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Pepitone doubled; Menke grounded out (pitcher to
first); Davis grounded out (third to first); Rader flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron singled; Carty walked [H. Aaron to second];
Cepeda grounded into a double play (third to first) [Carty to
second, H. Aaron out at third]; Gonzalez was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards flied out to center; Bouton singled; Morgan
walked [Bouton to second]; Miller forced Morgan (shortstop to
second) [Bouton to third]; Wynn doubled [Bouton scored, Miller
to third]; Pepitone was walked intentionally; Menke singled
[Miller scored, Wynn scored, Pepitone to second]; JASTER
REPLACED PAPPAS (PITCHING); Davis struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 6.

BRAVES 5TH: Boyer grounded out (third to first); Tillman flied
out to right; Jaster struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader struck out; Edwards popped to first; Bouton
singled; Morgan singled [Bouton to second]; Miller popped to
second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 6.

BRAVES 6TH: Jackson grounded out (second to first); Millan flied
out to right; H. Aaron struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Pepitone flied
out to left; Menke popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 6.

BRAVES 7TH: Carty homered; Cepeda struck out; Gonzalez flied out
to right; Boyer grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Davis flied out to right; Rader singled; Edwards
grounded out (second to first) [Rader to second]; Bouton singled
[Rader scored]; Morgan singled [Bouton to second]; Miller
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 7.

BRAVES 8TH: Tillman flied out to center; LUM BATTED FOR JASTER;
Lum singled; Jackson popped to third; Millan flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: WILHELM REPLACED LUM (PITCHING); Wynn flied out to
left; Pepitone tripled; Menke hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Pepitone scored]; Davis singled; Rader grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 8.

BRAVES 9TH: H. Aaron singled; Carty struck out; Cepeda singled
[H. Aaron to second]; Gonzalez singled [H. Aaron scored, Cepeda
to second]; Boyer walked [Cepeda to third, Gonzalez to second];
Tillman singled [Cepeda scored, Gonzalez scored, Boyer to
second]; KING BATTED FOR WILHELM; GLADDING REPLACED BOUTON
(PITCHING); King singled [Boyer scored, Tillman to second]; GARR
RAN FOR KING; Jackson reached on an error by Morgan [Tillman to
third, Garr to second, Jackson to first]; Millan singled
[Tillman scored, Garr to third, Jackson to second]; H. Aaron
popped to shortstop; Carty flied out to right; 5 R, 6 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           7  10   0    6
 Astros           8  15   2   11


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