Houston Astros 9, Atlanta Braves 6
Regular Season Game 67
Played on Saturday, June 20, 1970 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  5  2    0  1  1  -   9 13  1
ATL N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  4  -   6 12  5
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       3   1   3   2       0   0       0   0
  Wynn cf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Martinez ss                   5   0   0   1       0   1       2   4
Cedeno cf,rf                  5   0   2   0       0   1       0   0
Davis lf                      5   2   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Geronimo lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke 2b                      5   0   2   2       0   1       4   2
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
Watson 1b                     5   3   3   1       0   0       9   0
Edwards c                     4   2   1   2       0   0       8   0
Griffin p                     1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bouton p                    2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   9  13   8       1   4      27*  8

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Martinez-Menke-Watson.
E: Gladding (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (5,off Stone).
3B: Menke (2,off Stone).
HR: Edwards (3,6th inning off Pappas 1 on 0 out); Watson (2,8th inning off
Jaster 0 on 0 out).
SH: Griffin (4,off Stone).
GDP: Wynn (8,off Jaster).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Alou (1,2nd base by Stone/Didier).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garrido ss,2b                 4   0   0   0       1   0       7   4
Millan 2b                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson pr,ss               3   1   2   1       1   0       2   6
H. Aaron rf                   5   2   2   2       0   2       3   0
Carty lf                      4   1   1   1       1   2       3   0
Cepeda 1b                     5   1   2   1       0   0       6   1
Gonzalez cf                   5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Boyer 3b                      5   1   4   1       0   1       0   2
Didier c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       4   1
  Aspromonte ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Stone p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  King ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Pappas p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  T. Aaron ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jaster p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lum ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   6  12   6       4   8      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Didier-Garrido, Jackson-Garrido-Cepeda.
E: Jackson 2 (9), Carty 2 (5), Stone (2).

BATTING - 
2B: King (3,off Griffin).
3B: Carty (3,off Bouton).
HR: H. Aaron (20,4th inning off Griffin 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Millan (3,by Griffin).
GDP: Cepeda (6,off Griffin).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (7,2nd base off Griffin/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin                       4.1   4   2   2   2   2   1  19
Bouton W(3-4)                 4.1   6   3   3   2   5   0  21
Gladding SV(7)                0.1   2   1   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    12   6   5   4   8   1  44

HBP: Griffin (3,Millan).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Stone L(6-2)                  5     7   5   3   0   1   0  24
Pappas                        2     2   2   2   0   2   1   9
Jaster                        2     4   2   1   1   1   1  10
Totals                        9    13   9   6   1   4   2  43

WP: Pappas (4).

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:59   Attendance: 17528


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Alou                rf        Garrido             ss
2. Martinez            ss        Millan              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Davis               lf        Carty               lf
5. Menke               2b        Cepeda              1b
6. Rader               3b        Gonzalez            cf
7. Watson              1b        Boyer               3b
8. Edwards             c         Didier              c
9. Griffin             p         Stone               p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou singled; Martinez struck out while Alou was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Cedeno flied out
to left; Debut game for Cesar Cedeno; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Garrido flied out to left; Millan was hit by a
pitch; Felix Milan hit on hand, taken to hospital. X-rays
show no break; JACKSON RAN FOR MILLAN; Jackson stole second;
H. Aaron struck out; Carty grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: GARRIDO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); JACKSON
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Davis flied out to right; Menke
reached on an error by Jackson [Menke to first]; Rader forced
Menke (shortstop to second); Watson flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Cepeda grounded out (shortstop to first); Gonzalez
made an out to second; Boyer singled; Didier grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards made an out to shortstop; Griffin popped to
catcher in foul territory; Alou singled; Martinez popped to
second in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Stone struck out; Garrido grounded out (third to
first); Jackson made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno singled; Davis forced Cedeno (third to
second); Menke flied out to center; Rader forced Davis (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron homered; Carty walked; Cepeda grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Carty out at
second]; Gonzalez grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson doubled; Edwards reached on a fielder's
choice [Watson stayed at second]; Griffin reached on an error by
Stone on a sacrifice bunt [Griffin to first, Watson to third,
Edwards to second]; Alou singled [Watson scored, Edwards scored,
Griffin scored (error by Carty) (no RBI), Alou to third];
Martinez grounded out (second to first) [Alou scored
(unearned)]; Cedeno singled; Davis forced Cedeno (second to
shortstop) [Davis to second (error by Jackson)]; Menke tripled
[Davis scored (unearned)]; Rader grounded out (shortstop to
first); 5 R (3 ER), 4 H, 3 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: WYNN REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING CF); CEDENO CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Boyer singled; Didier made an out to
shortstop; KING BATTED FOR STONE; King doubled [Boyer to third];
Garrido walked; BOUTON REPLACED GRIFFIN (PITCHING); Jackson
singled [Boyer scored, King to third, Garrido to second]; H.
Aaron made an out to second; Carty struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 2.

ASTROS 6TH: PAPPAS REPLACED KING (PITCHING); Watson singled;
Edwards homered [Watson scored]; Bouton grounded out (shortstop
to first); Wynn flied out to right; Martinez flied out to left;
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Braves 2.

BRAVES 6TH: Cepeda made an out to shortstop; Gonzalez struck
out; Boyer struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Braves 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (first to pitcher); Davis struck
out but advanced to first on a wild pitch; Menke struck out;
Rader flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Braves 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Didier walked; T. AARON BATTED FOR PAPPAS; T. Aaron
popped to first; Garrido flied out to left; Jackson singled
[Didier to second]; H. Aaron struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 7, Braves 2.

ASTROS 8TH: JASTER REPLACED T. AARON (PITCHING); Watson homered;
Edwards grounded out (second to first); Bouton singled; Wynn
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Bouton out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves
2.

BRAVES 8TH: Carty was called out on strikes; Cepeda singled;
Gonzalez flied out to center; Boyer singled [Cepeda to second];
Didier out on an unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8,
Braves 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Martinez grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to
first); Cedeno struck out; Davis singled to left [Davis to
second (error by Carty)]; Menke singled [Davis scored
(unearned)]; Rader walked [Menke to second]; Watson forced Rader
(shortstop to second); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9,
Braves 2.

BRAVES 9TH: GERONIMO REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING LF); LUM BATTED FOR
JASTER; Lum grounded out (second to first); Garrido grounded out
(shortstop to first); Jackson walked; H. Aaron singled [Jackson
scored, H. Aaron to second (on throw to home)]; Carty tripled
[H. Aaron scored]; GLADDING REPLACED BOUTON (PITCHING); Cepeda
singled [Carty scored]; Gonzalez reached on an error by Gladding
[Gonzalez to first, Cepeda to second]; Boyer singled [Cepeda
scored (unearned), Gonzalez to second]; ASPROMONTE BATTED FOR
DIDIER; Aspromonte struck out; 4 R (3 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 9, Braves 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  13   1    7
 Braves           6  12   5   11


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