Atlanta Braves 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 52
Played on Thursday, June 3, 1971 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  0
ATL N    0  2  0    2  0  1    0  0  x  -   5  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    3   1   1   0       1   0       3   5
Morgan 2b                     3   0   1   1       0   0       2   4
Cedeno cf                     4   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Watson lf,1b                  4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Mayberry 1b                   3   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
  Geronimo lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Alou rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Forsch p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   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
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   6   2       3   1      24  11

FIELDING - 
PB: Edwards (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (9,off Jarvis); Metzger (6,off Jarvis); Alou (9,off Jarvis); Watson
(8,off Priddy).
SF: Morgan (4,off Nash).
GDP: Mayberry (1,off Jarvis).
IBB: Edwards (3,by Jarvis).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Metzger (6,2nd base off Nash/King).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Garr lf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Evans 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
  Garrido 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   1      12   1
Millan 2b                     4   3   3   0       0   0       1   4
Lum rf                        4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
King c                        3   1   1   1       1   1       1   0
Versalles ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  H. Aaron ph                 1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Perez ss                    2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Nash p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jarvis p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Williams ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Priddy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5   8   3       3   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Versalles-Cepeda.
E: Evans (1), King (3).

BATTING - 
2B: King (3,off Forsch); H. Aaron (8,off Forsch).
IBB: King (3,by Forsch); Williams (2,by Lemaster).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garr (10,2nd base off Harris/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch L(1-1)                 5     8   5   5   1   3   0  24
Lemaster                      1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Harris                        2     0   0   0   1   0   0   7
Totals                        8     8   5   5   3   4   0  35

Forsch faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Forsch 2 (2), Lemaster (3).
IBB: Forsch (3,King); Lemaster (1,Williams).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nash                          0.1   1   2   1   1   0   0   4
Jarvis W(1-7)                 5.2   4   0   0   1   1   0  21
Priddy SV(3)                  3     1   0   0   1   0   0  11
Totals                        9     6   2   1   3   1   0  36

IBB: Jarvis (5,Edwards).

Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 5425


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger walked; Metzger stole second [Metzger to
third (error by King)]; Morgan out on an unknown play [Metzger
scored]; Cedeno reached on an error by Evans [Cedeno to second];
Watson singled [Cedeno scored (unearned)]; JARVIS REPLACED NASH
(PITCHING); Mayberry grounded into a double play (shortstop to
first) [Watson out at second]; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Jackson out on an unknown play; Garr out on an
unknown play; Evans singled; Cepeda struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou out on an unknown play; Rader doubled; Edwards
was walked intentionally; Forsch struck out; Metzger out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Millan singled; Lum out on an unknown play [Millan
to second]; King doubled to left [Millan scored]; Forsch threw a
wild pitch [King to third]; Forsch threw a wild pitch [King
scored]; Versalles out on an unknown play; Jarvis struck out; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan singled; Cedeno out on an unknown play;
Watson out on an unknown play; Mayberry out on an unknown play;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Jackson out on an unknown play; Garr out on an
unknown play; Evans out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou out on an unknown play; Rader out on an unknown
play; Edwards out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Cepeda singled; Millan singled [Cepeda to second];
Lum out on an unknown play; Edwards allowed a passed ball
[Cepeda to third, Millan to second]; King was walked
intentionally; H. AARON BATTED FOR VERSALLES; H. Aaron doubled
to left [Cepeda scored, Millan scored, King to third]; Jarvis
struck out; Jackson out on an unknown play; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 5TH: PEREZ REPLACED H. AARON (PLAYING SS); Forsch out on
an unknown play; Metzger doubled; Morgan out on an unknown play;
Cedeno out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 4.

BRAVES 5TH: Garr out on an unknown play; Evans out on an unknown
play; Cepeda out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson out on an unknown play; Mayberry out on an
unknown play; Alou doubled; Rader out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 6TH: Millan singled; Lum singled [Millan to third];
LEMASTER REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Lemaster threw a wild pitch
[Millan scored, Lum to second]; King struck out; Perez out on an
unknown play; WILLIAMS BATTED FOR JARVIS; Williams was walked
intentionally; Jackson out on an unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 7TH: PRIDDY REPLACED WILLIAMS (PITCHING); Edwards out on
an unknown play; CHILES BATTED FOR LEMASTER; Chiles out on an
unknown play; Metzger out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

BRAVES 7TH: HARRIS REPLACED CHILES (PITCHING); Garr walked; Garr
stole second; Evans out on an unknown play; Cepeda out on an
unknown play; Millan out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 8TH: GARRIDO REPLACED EVANS (PLAYING 3B); Morgan out on
an unknown play; Cedeno out on an unknown play; Watson doubled;
Mayberry walked; Alou out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

BRAVES 8TH: GERONIMO REPLACED MAYBERRY (PLAYING LF); WATSON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Lum out on an unknown play; King
out on an unknown play; Perez out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Rader out on an unknown play; Edwards out on an
unknown play; MILLER BATTED FOR HARRIS; Miller out on an unknown
play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   0    7
 Braves           5   8   2    6


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