Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 4

Regular Season Game 59

Played on Friday, June 11, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 - 4 9 0 HOU N 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 - 5 11 1

Atlanta BravesAB R H RBI BB SO PO AVersalles ss 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 Garr lf 3 0 1 0 2 0 5 1 H. Aaron rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Cepeda 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 7 1 Williams 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 1 Lum cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 6 0 Staehle 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 Didier c 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 Nash p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 Perez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wilhelm p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Garrido ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 Priddy p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals35 4 9 3 3 7 26 8FIELDING -DP:1. Williams-Staehle-Cepeda.BATTING -2B:Didier (3,off Blasingame).GDP:Didier (3,off Blasingame).Team LOB:7.

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAlou rf 4 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 Morgan 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 3 Cedeno lf 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 Watson 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0 7 0 Rader 3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Menke 3b,1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 Wynn cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 1 Edwards c 4 0 1 0 0 0 8 0 Geronimo pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Metzger ss 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 3 Blasingame p 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Gladding p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Miller ph 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0Totals35 5 11 4 1 2 27 8FIELDING -DP:2. Wynn-Edwards, Metzger-Morgan-Menke.E:Menke (2).PB:Edwards (5).BATTING -2B:Cedeno 2 (11,off Nash 2); Metzger (7,off Nash).3B:Metzger (4,off Nash).GDP:Wynn (4,off Nash).Team LOB:5.

PITCHING

Atlanta BravesIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPNash 7 8 4 4 1 0 0 28 Wilhelm 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 Priddy L(2-3) 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 5Totals8.2 11 5 5 1 2 0 36

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBlasingame 8.2 8 4 3 3 7 0 36 Gladding W(2-1) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2Totals9 9 4 3 3 7 0 38Umpires:HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Andy Olsen, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Bill WilliamsTime of Game:2:22Attendance:14885 Starting Lineups: Atlanta Braves Houston Astros 1. Versalles ss Alou rf 2. Garr lf Morgan 2b 3. H. Aaron rf Cedeno lf 4. Cepeda 1b Watson 1b 5. Williams 3b Menke 3b 6. Lum cf Wynn cf 7. Staehle 2b Edwards c 8. Didier c Metzger ss 9. Nash p Blasingame p BRAVES 1ST: Versalles singled to left; Edwards allowed a passed ball [Versalles to second]; Garr walked; H. Aaron made an out to first; Cepeda reached on an error by Menke [Garr to third, Versalles scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; Williams flied into a double play (center to catcher) [Garr out at home]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan flied out to left; Cedeno doubled to right; Watson popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 0. BRAVES 2ND: Lum struck out; Staehle struck out; Didier struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 2ND: Menke flied out to center; Wynn flied out to center; Edwards flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 0. BRAVES 3RD: Nash struck out; Versalles made an out to first; Garr grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 3RD: Metzger tripled to right; Blasingame grounded out (second to first); Alou singled to left [Metzger scored]; Morgan made an out to third; Cedeno doubled to left [Alou scored, Cedeno out at third (left to third)]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 2. BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron flied out to left; Cepeda flied out to right; Williams grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 2. ASTROS 4TH: Watson singled to center; Menke singled to left [Watson to third]; Wynn grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Watson scored, Menke out at second]; Edwards flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 3. BRAVES 5TH: Lum struck out; Staehle grounded out (second to first); Didier grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 3. ASTROS 5TH: Metzger doubled to left; Blasingame flied out to center; Alou singled to right [Metzger scored]; Morgan made an out to first; Cedeno flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 4. BRAVES 6TH: Nash struck out; Versalles walked; Garr walked [Versalles to second]; H. Aaron popped to first in foul territory; Cepeda singled to third [Garr to second, Versalles to third]; Williams flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 4. ASTROS 6TH: Watson lined to center; Menke flied out to left; Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 4. BRAVES 7TH: RADER REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 3B); MENKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Lum singled to center; Staehle made an out to shortstop; Didier grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Lum out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 4. ASTROS 7TH: Edwards grounded out (first to pitcher); Metzger flied out to center; Blasingame walked; Alou made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 4. BRAVES 8TH: PEREZ BATTED FOR NASH; Perez made an out to second; Versalles flied out to right; Garr singled to third; H. Aaron struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 4. ASTROS 8TH: WILHELM REPLACED PEREZ (PITCHING); Morgan singled to first; Morgan was picked off first (pitcher to first); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Astros 4. BRAVES 9TH: Cepeda singled; Williams singled to left [Cepeda to second]; Lum flied out to center; Staehle flied out to center; Didier doubled to left [Williams to third, Cepeda scored]; GARRIDO BATTED FOR WILHELM; Garrido singled to third [Didier to third, Williams scored]; GLADDING REPLACED BLASINGAME (PITCHING); Versalles singled to right [Garrido to second, Didier scored]; Garr forced Versalles (shortstop to second); 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Braves 4, Astros 4. ASTROS 9TH: PRIDDY REPLACED GARRIDO (PITCHING); Menke flied out to left; Wynn singled to left; Edwards singled to right [Wynn to third]; GERONIMO RAN FOR EDWARDS; Metzger struck out; MILLER BATTED FOR GLADDING; Miller reached on a fielder's choice [Geronimo to second, Wynn scored];Marv Staehle late covering 2B, allowing run to score;1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Braves 4, Astros 5. Final Totals R H E LOB Braves 4 9 0 7 Astros 5 11 1 5

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