Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 2
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Saturday, September 26, 1970 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  2  0  -   5  6  1
ATL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno cf                     4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Wynn lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Menke ss                      4   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Howard c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Alou rf                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geronimo rf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Dierker p                     3   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       33   5   6   5       0   6      27*  0

* - Files missing details on 22 outs.
FIELDING - 
E: Dierker (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (20,off Stone); Watson (18,off Stone).
HR: Menke (13,7th inning off Stone 1 on 2 out); Rader (25,7th inning off Stone
0 on 2 out); Cedeno (6,8th inning off Stone 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 1.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Millan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Garr cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
H. Aaron rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cardwell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Evans 3b                      4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Lum lf                        3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Boyer ss                      4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Didier c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Stone p                       2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Baker ph,rf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   2   7   2       1   4      27*  0

* - Files missing details on 21 outs.
BATTING - 
2B: Stone (2,off Dierker); Boyer (13,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(15-12)              9     7   2   2   1   4   0  35


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Stone L(11-11)                8     6   5   5   0   5   3  30
Cardwell                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     6   5   5   0   6   3  33


Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 1:54   Attendance: 3078


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Cedeno              cf        Millan              2b
2. Morgan              2b        Garr                cf
3. Wynn                lf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Watson              1b        Cepeda              1b
5. Menke               ss        Evans               3b
6. Rader               3b        Lum                 lf
7. Howard              c         Boyer               ss
8. Alou                rf        Didier              c
9. Dierker             p         Stone               p

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno doubled; Morgan struck out; Wynn out on an
unknown play [Cedeno to third]; Watson out on an unknown play; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Menke out on an unknown play; Rader out on an
unknown play; Howard out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Didier out on an unknown play; Stone doubled; Millan
struck out; Garr out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou out on an unknown play; Dierker struck out;
Cedeno out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: H. Aaron out on an unknown play; Cepeda reached on
an error by Dierker [Cepeda to first]; Evans flied out on an
unknown play; Cepeda was picked off first; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan out on an unknown play; Wynn out on an
unknown play; Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Lum out on an unknown play; Boyer out on an unknown
play; Didier out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke out on an unknown play; Rader out on an
unknown play; Howard out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Stone out on an unknown play; Millan out on an
unknown play; Garr out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou out on an unknown play; Dierker struck out;
Cedeno out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 1.

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

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan out on an unknown play; Wynn out on an
unknown play; Watson doubled; Menke homered [Watson scored];
Rader homered; Howard out on an unknown play; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: GERONIMO REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING RF); Lum out on an
unknown play; Boyer struck out; Didier out on an unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Geronimo struck out; Dierker singled; Cedeno homered
[Dierker scored]; Morgan out on an unknown play; Wynn out on an
unknown play; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

BRAVES 8TH: BAKER BATTED FOR STONE; Baker struck out; Millan out
on an unknown play; Garr singled; H. Aaron out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

ASTROS 9TH: BAKER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); CARDWELL REPLACED
H. AARON (PITCHING); Watson out on an unknown play; Menke out on
an unknown play; Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Braves 1.

BRAVES 9TH: Cepeda out on an unknown play; Evans singled; Lum
out on an unknown play [Evans to second]; Boyer doubled [Evans
scored]; Didier out on an unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Braves 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   6   1    1
 Braves           2   7   0    6


Data courtesy of Retrosheet