Atlanta Braves 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 58
Played on Thursday, June 10, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  4  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Staehle 2b                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   6
Garr lf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
H. Aaron rf                   4   1   2   1       0   1       2   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   0   2   1       0   0      10   0
King c                        2   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Didier c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Lum cf                        4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Williams 3b                   2   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Garrido 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Versalles ss                  4   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Kelley p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       1   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Williams (8).

BATTING - 
2B: King (4,off Dierker).
3B: H. Aaron (1,off Dierker).
SH: Garr (8,off Dierker).
HBP: Williams (5,by Dierker); King (4,by Dierker).
GDP: Kelley (1,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Morgan 2b                     1   1   0   0       3   0       4   2
Wynn lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   0       0   1       3   0
Menke ss                      4   0   1   1       0   0       3   5
  Metzger pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   3       0   3
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Dierker p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Miller ph,rf                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   4   1       3   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Edwards-Menke-Morgan.

BATTING - 
2B: Miller (5,off Kelley).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kelley W(2-1)                 8.1   4   1   1   3   4   0  32
Upshaw SV(7)                  0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     4   1   1   3   4   0  34

WP: Kelley (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(10-2)               8     7   2   2   1   5   0  32
Culver                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   2   2   1   5   0  35

HBP: Dierker 2 (2,Williams,King).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:00   Attendance: 14591


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Staehle             2b        Alou                rf
2. Garr                lf        Morgan              2b
3. H. Aaron            rf        Wynn                lf
4. Cepeda              1b        Cedeno              cf
5. King                c         Menke               ss
6. Lum                 cf        Mayberry            1b
7. Williams            3b        Rader               3b
8. Versalles           ss        Edwards             c
9. Kelley              p         Dierker             p

BRAVES 1ST: Staehle singled to right; Garr out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Staehle to second]; H. Aaron tripled
[Staehle scored]; Cepeda singled to left [H. Aaron scored,
Cepeda out at second (left to shortstop to second)]; King
doubled; Lum grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou flied out to center; Morgan walked; Kelley
threw a wild pitch [Morgan to second]; Wynn flied out to center;
Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Williams walked; Versalles singled to left [Williams
to second]; On a bunt Kelley grounded into a double play
(catcher to shortstop to second) [Versalles to second, Williams
out at third]; Staehle grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke grounded out (shortstop to first); Mayberry
grounded out (second to first); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Garr flied out to center; H. Aaron grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cepeda grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Dierker
flied out to center; Alou grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: King flied out to center; Lum flied out to right;
Williams was hit by a pitch; Versalles forced Williams (third to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan walked; Wynn flied out to left; Cedeno forced
Morgan (third to second); Menke grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Kelley struck out; Staehle flied out to center; Garr
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Mayberry grounded out (second to first); Rader
struck out; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: H. Aaron singled to left; Cepeda singled to left [H.
Aaron to second]; King was hit by a pitch [H. Aaron to third,
Cepeda to second]; Lum struck out; Williams made an out to
second; Versalles struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Dierker grounded out (second to pitcher); Alou
grounded out (third to first); Morgan flied out to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 7TH: Kelley struck out; Staehle flied out to right; Garr
lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: DIDIER REPLACED KING (PLAYING C ); Wynn made an out
to shortstop; Cedeno singled to third [Cedeno to second (error
by Williams)]; Menke flied out to center; Mayberry made an out
to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 8TH: H. Aaron struck out; Cepeda grounded out (shortstop
to first); Didier grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader struck out; Edwards flied out to center;
MILLER BATTED FOR DIERKER; Miller doubled to left; Alou flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 9TH: MILLER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); CULVER REPLACED
ALOU (PITCHING); Lum flied out to left; Williams made an out to
shortstop; Versalles grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: GARRIDO REPLACED WILLIAMS (PLAYING 3B); Morgan
walked; Wynn flied out to center; Cedeno singled to center
[Morgan to third]; Menke singled to left [Cedeno to second,
Morgan scored]; METZGER RAN FOR MENKE; UPSHAW REPLACED KELLEY
(PITCHING); Mayberry grounded out (first unassisted) [Metzger to
second, Cedeno to third]; Rader grounded out (first unassisted);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           2   7   1    6
 Astros           1   4   0    6


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