Atlanta Braves 8, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 46
Played on Wednesday, May 27, 1970 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  1
ATL N    1  6  0    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   8 12  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Alou lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Miller rf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pepitone 1b                   3   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Edwards c                     3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lemaster p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beauchamp ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spinks p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bryant c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       29   1   5   1       3   2      24*  0

* - Files missing details on 20 outs.
FIELDING - 
E: Rader (7).
PB: Bryant (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Pepitone (9,4th inning off Niekro 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Alou 2 (7,off Niekro 2); Menke (2,off Niekro); Rader (8,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 4.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garrido ss                    5   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Millan 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
H. Aaron rf                   5   2   2   0       0   1       0   0
Carty lf                      4   1   3   1       0   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   1   2   4       0   0       0   0
Boyer 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Lum cf                        4   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
Didier c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Niekro p                      3   1   2   1       1   0       0   0
Totals                       37   8  12   8       2   4      27*  0

* - Files missing details on 21 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 4. H. Aaron, H. Aaron, H. Aaron, H. Aaron.
E: Cepeda (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Cepeda (14,off Lemaster); Millan (8,off Lemaster); Lum (3,off Spinks).
HR: Garrido (1,2nd inning off Lemaster 1 on 1 out); Cepeda (11,2nd inning off
Ray 2 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster L(3-6)               1.1   8   6   6   1   1   1  13
Ray                           2.2   1   1   1   0   1   1  10
Spinks                        2     3   1   1   0   0   0   9
Bouton                        2     0   0   0   1   2   0   7
Totals                        8    12   8   8   2   4   2  39


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(5-6)                 9     5   1   1   3   2   1  32


Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:05   Attendance: 11025


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Alou grounded into a double play
(right to right to right) [Morgan out at second]; Wynn walked;
Miller walked [Wynn to second]; Menke out on an unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Garrido out on an unknown play; Millan out on an
unknown play; H. Aaron singled; Carty singled [H. Aaron to
second]; Cepeda doubled [H. Aaron scored, Carty to third]; Boyer
walked; Lum struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves
1.

ASTROS 2ND: Pepitone out on an unknown play; Rader out on an
unknown play; Edwards singled; Lemaster struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Didier out on an unknown play; Niekro singled;
Garrido homered [Niekro scored]; Millan doubled; H. Aaron
singled [Millan to third]; Carty singled [Millan scored, H.
Aaron to second]; RAY REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Cepeda
homered [H. Aaron scored, Carty scored]; Boyer struck out; Lum
out on an unknown play; 6 R, 6 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves
7.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan reached on an error by Cepeda; Alou grounded
into a double play (right to right to right) [Morgan out at
second]; Wynn out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 7.

BRAVES 3RD: Didier out on an unknown play; Niekro out on an
unknown play; Garrido reached on an error by Rader; Millan out
on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

ASTROS 4TH: Miller out on an unknown play; Menke out on an
unknown play; Pepitone homered; Rader out on an unknown play; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron out on an unknown play; Carty out on an
unknown play; Cepeda out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards out on an unknown play; BEAUCHAMP BATTED FOR
RAY; Beauchamp out on an unknown play; Morgan out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

BRAVES 5TH: SPINKS REPLACED BEAUCHAMP (PITCHING); Boyer out on
an unknown play; Lum doubled; Didier out on an unknown play [Lum
stayed at second]; Niekro singled [Lum scored]; Garrido forced
Niekro; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou singled; Wynn forced Alou; Miller singled [Wynn
to second]; Menke grounded into a double play (right to right to
right) [Miller out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 8.

BRAVES 6TH: Millan out on an unknown play; H. Aaron out on an
unknown play; Carty singled; Cepeda out on an unknown play; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Pepitone singled; Rader grounded into a double play
(right to right to right) [Pepitone out at second]; Edwards
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

BRAVES 7TH: BOUTON REPLACED EDWARDS (PITCHING); BRYANT REPLACED
SPINKS (PLAYING C ); Boyer out on an unknown play; Lum struck
out; Didier out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Bryant out on an unknown play; Morgan out on an
unknown play; Alou out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Braves 8.

BRAVES 8TH: Niekro walked; Bryant allowed a passed ball [Niekro
to second]; Garrido out on an unknown play [Niekro stayed at
second]; Millan out on an unknown play [Niekro stayed at
second]; H. Aaron struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Wynn out on an unknown play; Miller out on an
unknown play; Menke out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   5   1    4
 Braves           8  12   1    7


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