Atlanta Braves 10, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 117
Played on Thursday, August 12, 1971 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  3  1  -   5 11  1
ATL N    5  1  1    2  1  0    0  0  x  -  10 16  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou lf                       2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Chiles ph,lf                3   2   2   1       0   0       2   0
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   2       1   1
Cedeno cf                     4   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   2       0   2       8   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   2       2   2
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Wynn rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Hiatt c                       1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Edwards ph,c                3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Blasingame p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lemaster p                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Geronimo ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   5  11   5       0   9      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Rader (21).

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (13,off Reed); Cedeno (29,off Reed).
3B: Cedeno (6,off Reed).
HR: Chiles (1,9th inning off Reed 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Rader (4,2nd base off Reed/Williams).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson cf                    5   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
T. Aaron 1b                   5   2   3   0       0   0      10   0
H. Aaron rf                   3   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Brown rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Williams c                    4   3   4   4       0   0       9   0
Versalles 3b                  5   1   1   0       0   1       0   2
Lum lf                        5   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Garrido 2b                    4   1   1   0       1   0       1   2
Perez ss                      4   1   2   3       1   0       0   4
Reed p                        4   0   2   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       39  10  16  10       3   2      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Perez 2 (11,off Blasingame,off Harris); Garrido (3,off Harris).
HR: Williams 2 (21,4th inning off Harris 1 on 0 out,5th inning off Lemaster
0 on 2 out).
SF: H. Aaron (5,off Blasingame).
HBP: Williams (7,by Lemaster).
IBB: Perez (3,by Lemaster).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blasingame L(8-9)             1.1   6   6   6   2   0   0  12
Harris                        2     7   3   3   0   1   1  13
Lemaster                      4.2   3   1   1   1   1   1  19
Totals                        8    16  10  10   3   2   2  44

WP: Harris (1).
HBP: Lemaster (1,Williams).
IBB: Lemaster (5,Perez).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reed W(12-8)                  9    11   5   5   0   9   1  38

WP: Reed (4).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 10430


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Alou                lf        Jackson             cf
2. Morgan              2b        T. Aaron            1b
3. Cedeno              cf        H. Aaron            rf
4. Watson              1b        Williams            c
5. Rader               3b        Versalles           3b
6. Menke               ss        Lum                 lf
7. Wynn                rf        Garrido             2b
8. Hiatt               c         Perez               ss
9. Blasingame          p         Reed                p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou singled to third; Morgan struck out; Cedeno
singled to center [Alou to second]; Watson singled to center
[Alou scored, Cedeno to third, Watson to second (on throw)];
Rader struck out; Menke grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Jackson singled to left; T. Aaron singled to center
[Jackson to third]; H. Aaron hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Jackson scored]; Williams singled to left [T. Aaron to second];
Versalles singled to shortstop [T. Aaron to third, Williams to
second]; Lum grounded out (shortstop to first) [T. Aaron scored,
Williams to third, Versalles to second]; Garrido walked; Perez
doubled to left [Williams scored, Versalles scored, Garrido
scored]; Reed flied out to center; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn doubled to right; Hiatt struck out; Blasingame
grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou lined to second; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 2ND: Jackson flied out to left; T. Aaron singled to
center; H. Aaron walked [T. Aaron to second]; HARRIS REPLACED
BLASINGAME (PITCHING); Williams singled to center [T. Aaron
scored, H. Aaron to second]; Versalles struck out; Lum grounded
out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves
6.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan struck out; Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 6.

BRAVES 3RD: Garrido flied out to center; Perez doubled to right;
On a bunt Reed singled to third [Perez to third]; Jackson forced
Reed (second to shortstop) [Perez scored]; T. Aaron grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Menke flied out
to center; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

BRAVES 4TH: H. Aaron singled to center; Harris threw a wild
pitch [H. Aaron to second]; Williams homered [H. Aaron scored];
Versalles grounded out (shortstop to first); Lum singled to
center; Garrido doubled to left [Lum to third]; LEMASTER
REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); Perez was walked intentionally; Reed
struck out; Rader dropped a foul fly hit by Jackson for an
error; Jackson popped to shortstop; 2 R, 4 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 9.

ASTROS 5TH: EDWARDS BATTED FOR HIATT; Edwards singled to center;
Lemaster struck out; CHILES BATTED FOR ALOU; Chiles grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Edwards to second]; Morgan flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 9.

BRAVES 5TH: EDWARDS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); CHILES STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); T. Aaron grounded out (shortstop to
first); H. Aaron flied out to center; Williams homered;
Versalles popped to first in foul territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 10.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno tripled to center; Watson struck out; Rader
struck out; Menke flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 10.

BRAVES 6TH: Lum flied out to left; Garrido grounded out (third
to first); Perez grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 10.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn grounded out (second to first); Edwards flied
out to center; Lemaster grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 10.

BRAVES 7TH: Reed singled to center; Jackson flied out to left;
T. Aaron singled to right [Reed to second]; H. Aaron flied out
to center; Williams was hit by a pitch [Reed to third, T. Aaron
to second]; Versalles popped to second in foul territory; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 10.

ASTROS 8TH: BROWN REPLACED H. AARON (PLAYING RF); Chiles singled
to right; On a bunt Morgan singled to third [Chiles to second];
Reed threw a wild pitch [Chiles to third, Morgan to second];
Cedeno doubled to right [Chiles scored, Morgan to third]; Watson
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Morgan scored, Cedeno to
third]; Rader singled to left [Cedeno scored]; Menke popped to
first in foul territory; Rader stole second; Wynn flied out to
left; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 10.

BRAVES 8TH: Lum popped to third; Garrido popped to shortstop;
Perez popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Braves 10.

ASTROS 9TH: Edwards struck out; GERONIMO BATTED FOR LEMASTER;
Geronimo flied out to center; Chiles homered; Morgan lined to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  11   1    6
 Braves          10  16   0   10


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