Atlanta Braves 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 51
Played on Wednesday, June 2, 1971 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  0
ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  1    2  0  x  -   3  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Morgan 2b                     3   1   1   1       1   0       1   2
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1      10   0
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Mayberry 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
  Geronimo pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Alou rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Wilson p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Chiles ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   5   1       1   3      24   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Mayberry.

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (7,off Upshaw).
HR: Morgan (4,4th inning off Reed 0 on 0 out).
SH: Watson (1,off Reed).
HBP: Mayberry (2,by Upshaw).
Team LOB: 5.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Garr lf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
H. Aaron rf                   4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Cepeda 1b                     2   0   0   1       1   1      14   0
Millan 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Evans 3b                      1   1   1   0       2   0       2   6
King c                        3   1   1   2       0   0       3   0
Versalles ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Reed p                        3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   3   6   3       3   2      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Evans-Cepeda.

BATTING - 
2B: Garr (10,off Harris).
HR: King (2,7th inning off Wilson 1 on 0 out).
SF: Cepeda (3,off Wilson).
GDP: King (6,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Garr (9,3rd base by Harris/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(4-3)                 7     5   3   3   3   0   1  28
Harris                        1     1   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        8     6   3   3   3   2   1  31


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reed W(6-3)                   8.1   4   1   1   1   3   1  29
Upshaw SV(6)                  0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     5   1   1   1   3   1  33

HBP: Upshaw (2,Mayberry).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 1:48   Attendance: 4586


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Metzger             ss        Jackson             cf
2. Morgan              2b        Garr                lf
3. Cedeno              cf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Watson              lf        Cepeda              1b
5. Mayberry            1b        Millan              2b
6. Alou                rf        Evans               3b
7. Rader               3b        King                c
8. Edwards             c         Versalles           ss
9. Wilson              p         Reed                p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger struck out; Morgan grounded out (shortstop
to first); Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Jackson flied out to center; Garr grounded out
(second to first); H. Aaron popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (third to first); Mayberry
grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Cepeda walked; Millan popped to second; Evans walked
[Cepeda to second]; King grounded into a double play (shortstop
to first) [Evans out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Rader struck out; Edwards grounded out (pitcher to
first); Wilson singled; Metzger flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Versalles flied to left in foul territory; Reed
grounded out (third to first); Jackson flied out to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan homered; Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Mayberry
grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Garr flied out to center; H. Aaron singled; Cepeda
flied out to center; Millan flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou singled; Rader lined into a double play to
third [Alou out at first (third to first)]; Edwards flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Evans walked; King flied out to center; Versalles
flied out to center; Reed grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Wilson grounded out (pitcher to first); Metzger
grounded out (third to first); Morgan flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Jackson flied out to center; Garr singled; H. Aaron
singled [Garr to third]; Cepeda hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Garr scored]; Millan flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 1, Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno singled; Watson out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher unassisted) [Cedeno to second]; Mayberry flied out to
left; Alou grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Evans singled; King homered [Evans scored];
Versalles flied out to center; Reed grounded out (second to
first); Jackson flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader grounded out (first unassisted); Edwards
popped to third; CHILES BATTED FOR WILSON; Chiles grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 3.

BRAVES 8TH: HARRIS REPLACED CHILES (PITCHING); Garr doubled;
Garr was caught stealing third (catcher to third); H. Aaron
struck out; Cepeda was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Metzger popped to second; Morgan walked; UPSHAW
REPLACED REED (PITCHING); Cedeno forced Morgan (third to
second); Watson doubled [Cedeno to third]; Mayberry was hit by a
pitch; GERONIMO RAN FOR MAYBERRY; Alou flied out to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   5   0    5
 Braves           3   6   0    4


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