Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 1
Regular Season Game 143
Played on Tuesday, September 7, 1971 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  4  0    0  1  0  -   5 10  0
ATL N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  2  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Geronimo rf                   5   1   1   2       0   1       3   0
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Cedeno cf                     5   1   1   0       0   0       7   0
Watson lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   2   1       1   0       1   0
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       6   1
Mayberry 1b                   4   0   2   0       0   1       5   1
Busse ss                      4   0   1   1       0   0       1   2
Wilson p                      4   1   1   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       37   5  10   5       2   5      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (35,off Reed); Rader (21,off Reed).
HR: Geronimo (1,5th inning off Reed 1 on 1 out); Morgan (12,5th inning off
Reed 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 7.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Garr lf                       4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Millan 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   5
Williams c                    4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Lum rf                        2   1   0   0       1   2       1   0
Evans 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Breazeale 1b                  3   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Perez ss                      2   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Reed p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Jarvis p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Baker ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Nash p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   1   2   1       2   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
PB: Williams (14).

BATTING - 
SF: Perez (2,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(14-8)                9     2   1   1   2   6   0  31


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reed L(12-12)                 4.2   8   4   4   1   3   2  23
Jarvis                        3.1   2   1   1   1   2   0  13
Nash                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   5   5   2   5   2  39


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Nick Colosi
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 5753


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Geronimo            rf        Jackson             cf
2. Morgan              2b        Garr                lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Millan              2b
4. Watson              lf        Williams            c
5. Rader               3b        Lum                 rf
6. Edwards             c         Evans               3b
7. Mayberry            1b        Breazeale           1b
8. Busse               ss        Perez               ss
9. Wilson              p         Reed                p

ASTROS 1ST: Geronimo struck out; Morgan flied out to center;
Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Jackson flied out to center; Garr struck out
(catcher to first); Millan singled; Williams struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson flied out to center; Rader flied out to
center; Edwards walked; Mayberry singled [Edwards to third];
Busse grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Lum walked; Evans walked [Lum to second]; Breazeale
flied out to center [Lum to third]; Perez hit a sacrifice fly to
right [Lum scored]; Reed grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson popped to third in foul territory; Geronimo
grounded out (second to first); Morgan made an out to shortstop;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Jackson popped to third in foul territory; Garr
struck out; Millan flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Watson
singled; Rader singled [Watson to second]; Edwards grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Watson to third, Rader to second]; Mayberry
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Williams flied out to center; Lum struck out; Evans
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Busse flied out to left; Wilson singled; Geronimo
homered [Wilson scored]; Morgan homered; Cedeno doubled;
Williams allowed a passed ball [Cedeno to third]; Watson struck
out; Rader doubled [Cedeno scored]; JARVIS REPLACED REED
(PITCHING); Edwards grounded out (second to first); 4 R, 5 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Breazeale lined to second; Perez flied out to
center; Jarvis flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Mayberry grounded out (first unassisted); Busse
flied out to left; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Jackson flied out to center; Garr grounded out
(first to pitcher); Millan popped to first in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Geronimo flied out to left; Morgan flied out to
right; Cedeno flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Williams flied out to right; Lum struck out; Evans
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson grounded out (second to first); Rader walked;
Edwards flied out to center; Mayberry singled [Rader to third];
Busse singled [Rader scored, Mayberry to second]; Wilson struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

BRAVES 8TH: Breazeale made an out to shortstop; Perez popped to
catcher in foul territory; BAKER BATTED FOR JARVIS; Baker struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

ASTROS 9TH: NASH REPLACED BAKER (PITCHING); Geronimo flied out
to center; Morgan grounded out (second to first); Cedeno popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 9TH: Jackson grounded out (first unassisted); Garr
singled; Millan forced Garr (shortstop to second); Williams
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
5, Braves 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  10   0    7
 Braves           1   2   0    3


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