Atlanta Braves 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 68
Played on Sunday, June 21, 1970 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   4  8  1
ATL N    3  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   6 13  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  DiLauro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geronimo ph                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf,rf                  4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Davis lf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Menke ss                      3   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   1   2       1   1       0   0
Martinez 3b                   4   1   3   0       0   0       0   0
Edwards c                     4   1   2   1       0   0       6   0
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cook p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wynn ph,cf                  2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   4   8   3       2   5      24*  0

* - Files missing details on 16 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Alou, Alou.
E: Alou (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Martinez (2,off Nash); Edwards (7,off Nash).
HR: Watson (3,2nd inning off Nash 1 on 0 out).
SH: Dierker (3,off Nash).
HBP: Geronimo (1,by Nash).
Team LOB: 7.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garrido 2b                    5   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Jackson ss                    4   2   2   1       0   0       0   0
H. Aaron rf                   4   2   3   4       0   0       0   0
Carty lf                      4   1   2   1       0   1       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Gonzalez cf                   3   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
Boyer 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
King c                        3   1   2   0       1   0       5   0
Nash p                        4   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
  Priddy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   6  13   6       2   6      27*  0

* - Files missing details on 21 outs.
FIELDING - 
E: Jackson (10).

BATTING - 
HR: H. Aaron 2 (22,1st inning off Dierker 1 on 1 out,4th inning off Dierker
1 on 2 out); Carty (17,1st inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Boyer (4,off Cook); Jackson (1,off Cook).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (8,2nd base off Dierker/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(8-8)                4    10   6   6   1   2   3  23
Cook                          2     1   0   0   1   1   0   6
DiLauro                       2     2   0   0   0   3   0   8
Totals                        8    13   6   6   2   6   3  37

Dierker faced 1 batter in the 5th inning

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nash W(9-2)                   8.2   8   4   3   2   5   1  37
Priddy SV(6)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     8   4   3   2   5   1  38

WP: Nash (2).
HBP: Nash (1,Geronimo).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 17558


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Alou                rf        Garrido             2b
2. Morgan              2b        Jackson             ss
3. Cedeno              cf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Davis               lf        Carty               lf
5. Menke               ss        Cepeda              1b
6. Watson              1b        Gonzalez            cf
7. Martinez            3b        Boyer               3b
8. Edwards             c         King                c
9. Dierker             p         Nash                p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou singled; Nash threw a wild pitch [Alou to
second]; Morgan out on an unknown play; Cedeno struck out; Davis
out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves
0.

BRAVES 1ST: Garrido out on an unknown play; Jackson singled; H.
Aaron homered [Jackson scored]; Carty homered; Cepeda out on an
unknown play; Gonzalez walked; Boyer out on an unknown play; 3
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke walked; Watson homered [Menke scored];
Martinez singled; Edwards flied out on an unknown play; Dierker
out on a sacrifice bunt [Martinez to second]; Alou out on an
unknown play; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

BRAVES 2ND: King out on an unknown play; Nash struck out;
Garrido singled; Jackson out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan out on an unknown play; Cedeno out on an
unknown play; Davis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 3.

BRAVES 3RD: H. Aaron out on an unknown play; Carty singled;
Cepeda flied out on an unknown play; Gonzalez singled [Carty to
second]; Boyer out on an unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke out on an unknown play; Watson walked;
Martinez flied out on an unknown play; Edwards singled [Watson
to third]; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 3.

BRAVES 4TH: King singled to right [King to second (error by
Alou)]; Nash out on an unknown play; Garrido out on an unknown
play; Jackson singled [King scored]; Jackson stole second; H.
Aaron homered [Jackson scored]; Carty struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou out on an unknown play; Morgan out on an
unknown play; Cedeno out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

BRAVES 5TH: Cepeda singled; COOK REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING);
Gonzalez flied out on an unknown play; Boyer grounded into a
double play (right to right to right) [Cepeda out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Davis out on an unknown play; Menke out on an
unknown play; Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 6.

BRAVES 6TH: King walked; Nash struck out; Garrido singled [King
to second]; Jackson grounded into a double play (right to right
to right) [Garrido out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Martinez singled; Edwards flied out on an unknown
play; WYNN BATTED FOR COOK; Wynn struck out; Alou out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

BRAVES 7TH: WYNN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); DILAURO REPLACED
ALOU (PITCHING); CEDENO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); H. Aaron
singled; Carty flied out on an unknown play; Cepeda struck out;
Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Morgan out on an unknown play; Cedeno out on an
unknown play; Davis out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

BRAVES 8TH: Boyer out on an unknown play; King singled; Nash
struck out; Garrido out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke out on an unknown play; Watson out on an
unknown play; Martinez doubled; Edwards doubled [Martinez
scored]; Wynn singled to shortstop [Edwards scored (error by
Jackson) (unearned) (no RBI), Wynn to second]; GERONIMO BATTED
FOR DILAURO; Geronimo was hit by a pitch; PRIDDY REPLACED NASH
(PITCHING); Morgan lined to second; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 4, Braves 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   1    7
 Braves           6  13   1    7


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