Houston Astros 3, Atlanta Braves 2
Regular Season Game 60
Played on Saturday, June 12, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1  -   2  7  3
HOU N    2  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   3  8  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Millan 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Jackson cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
H. Aaron rf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
King c                        4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Lum lf                        4   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
Williams 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0      10   1
Staehle 3b                    3   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
  Cepeda ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Versalles ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Reed p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Garrido ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Barber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   7   1       0   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Millan (6), Jackson (3), Versalles (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Lum (2,off Forsch).
3B: Millan (4,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   0       1   1       0   3
Cedeno lf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       9   1
  Rader 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Menke 3b,1b                   2   0   1   1       1   0       3   4
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Edwards c                     4   0   2   0       0   0       5   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Forsch p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Totals                       31   3   8   3       2   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
PB: Edwards (6).

BATTING - 
3B: Watson (1,off Reed).
SH: Forsch (1,off Reed); Morgan (3,off Reed).
SF: Menke (2,off Reed).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reed L(6-4)                   7     7   3   3   2   4   0  31
Barber                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        8     8   3   3   2   5   0  36

WP: Reed (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(2-1)                 9     7   2   1   0   5   0  34


Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:07   Attendance: 23876


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Millan              2b        Alou                rf
2. Jackson             cf        Morgan              2b
3. H. Aaron            rf        Cedeno              lf
4. King                c         Watson              1b
5. Lum                 lf        Menke               3b
6. Williams            1b        Wynn                cf
7. Staehle             3b        Edwards             c
8. Versalles           ss        Metzger             ss
9. Reed                p         Forsch              p

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

ASTROS 1ST: Alou singled to center [Alou to second (error by
Jackson)]; Morgan struck out; Cedeno singled to left [Alou
scored]; Reed threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to second]; Watson
singled to right [Cedeno scored]; Menke walked [Watson to
second]; Wynn flied out to left; Edwards grounded out (third to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 2ND: King singled to second; Lum forced King (second to
shortstop); Williams flied out to right; Staehle grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Metzger reached on an error by Millan; Forsch out on
a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Metzger to second]; Alou
flied out to left; Morgan walked; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Versalles popped to first in foul territory; Reed
struck out; Millan tripled; Jackson grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Watson tripled to right; Menke hit a sacrifice fly
to left [Watson scored]; Wynn struck out; Edwards grounded out
(first to pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron struck out; King struck out; Lum made an
out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); Forsch
struck out; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Williams flied out to center; Staehle grounded out
(shortstop to first); Versalles made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan made an out to shortstop; Cedeno struck out;
Watson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 6TH: Reed grounded out (third to first); Millan grounded
out (third to first); Jackson made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Menke singled to shortstop; Wynn flied out to left;
Edwards singled to right [Menke to third]; Metzger made an out
to second; Forsch flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 7TH: H. Aaron singled to left; King flied out to right;
Lum singled to right [H. Aaron to second]; Williams grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Lum to second, H. Aaron to third]; Staehle
singled to left [Lum to third, H. Aaron scored]; Versalles
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou singled to left; Morgan out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher unassisted) [Alou to second]; Cedeno grounded out
(shortstop to first); Watson grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 8TH: RADER REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 3B); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); GARRIDO BATTED FOR REED; Garrido struck
out; Millan singled to shortstop; Jackson grounded out (third to
first) [Millan to second]; H. Aaron flied out to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BARBER REPLACED GARRIDO (PITCHING); Menke grounded
out (second to first); Wynn grounded out (third to first);
Edwards singled; Metzger reached on an error by Versalles
[Edwards to second]; Forsch struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 9TH: King grounded out (first unassisted); Lum doubled to
left; Williams flied out to center [Lum to third]; CEPEDA BATTED
FOR STAEHLE; Edwards allowed a passed ball [Lum scored
(unearned)]; Cepeda struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           2   7   3    5
 Astros           3   8   0    9


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