Atlanta Braves 7, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 35
Played on Monday, May 14, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  1    5  0  1  -   7  9  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  8  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garr rf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Oates c                       2   1   0   0       2   1       0   1
Evans 3b                      5   1   1   0       0   0       2   4
Aaron lf                      4   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Baker cf                      4   1   1   2       0   0       6   0
Lum 1b                        4   1   3   4       1   0      12   0
Johnson 2b                    4   0   1   0       1   1       3   4
Perez ss                      5   0   0   0       0   4       0   2
Morton p                      3   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Pierce ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Frisella p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   7   9   6       6   8      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Perez (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Lum (4,off Ray).
HR: Lum (3,9th inning off Gladding 0 on 0 out).
SH: Garr (1,off Crawford); Oates (3,off Crawford).
HBP: Baker (1,by Ray).
IBB: Johnson (3,by Griffin).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lum (1,2nd base off Griffin/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Watson lf                     4   1   3   0       0   0       5   0
May 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       9   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Griffin p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallagher ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agee ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   1   8   1       3   0      27   5

FIELDING - 
E: May (1), Edwards (2).

BATTING - 
IBB: Helms (1,by Morton).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (17,2nd base off Morton/Oates).
CS: Wynn (5,2nd base by Morton/Oates).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morton W(3-3)                 8     7   1   1   3   0   0  34
Frisella SV(1)                1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     8   1   1   3   0   0  38

IBB: Morton (4,Helms).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin L(0-2)                6     4   1   1   4   4   0  26
Crawford                      0.1   0   3   0   1   0   0   4
Ray                           0     1   2   2   1   0   0   3
Upshaw                        0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Cosgrove                      0.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Gladding                      1.2   1   1   1   0   3   1   6
Totals                        9     9   7   2*  6   8   1  45

* - Team earned runs does not equal the composite totals for all pitchers due to instances in which provisions of Section 10.18 (i) of the Scoring rules were applied.
WP: Griffin (3).
HBP: Ray (2,Baker).
IBB: Griffin (2,Johnson).

Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 11168


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Garr                rf        Wynn                rf
2. Oates               c         Metzger             ss
3. Evans               3b        Cedeno              cf
4. Aaron               lf        Watson              lf
5. Baker               cf        May                 1b
6. Lum                 1b        Rader               3b
7. Johnson             2b        Edwards             c
8. Perez               ss        Helms               2b
9. Morton              p         Griffin             p

BRAVES 1ST: Garr singled; Oates struck out; Evans grounded out
(first unassisted) [Garr to second]; Aaron flied out to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn walked; Wynn was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cedeno singled; Cedeno stole second; Watson singled [Cedeno to
third]; May grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Baker flied out to center; Lum singled; Lum stole
second; Johnson struck out; Perez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader made an out to second; Edwards walked; Helms
made an out to second; Griffin made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Morton flied out to left; Garr lined to center;
Oates walked; Griffin threw a wild pitch [Oates to second];
Evans flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Metzger grounded
out (second to first); Cedeno singled; Watson flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Aaron flied out to left; Baker flied out to right;
Lum walked; Johnson popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May reached on an error by Perez [May to first];
Rader flied out to center; Edwards grounded out (first
unassisted) [May to second]; Helms was walked intentionally;
Griffin flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Perez struck out; Morton grounded out (first
unassisted); Garr made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Metzger grounded
out (shortstop to first); Cedeno grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Oates walked; Evans flied out to left; Aaron singled
[Oates to second]; Baker singled [Oates scored, Aaron to
second]; Lum grounded out (first to pitcher) [Aaron to third,
Baker to second]; Johnson was walked intentionally; Perez
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson singled; May flied out to center; Rader
grounded out (third to first) [Watson to second]; Edwards flied
out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 0.

BRAVES 7TH: CRAWFORD REPLACED GRIFFIN (PITCHING); Morton walked;
Garr reached on an error by May on a sacrifice bunt [Morton to
second, Garr to first]; Oates out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
second) [Morton to third, Garr to second]; Evans reached on an
error by Edwards [Morton scored (unearned) (no RBI), Garr to
third, Evans to first]; RAY REPLACED CRAWFORD (PITCHING); Aaron
walked [Evans to second]; Baker was hit by a pitch [Garr scored
(unearned), Evans to third, Aaron to second]; Lum doubled [Evans
scored (unearned), Aaron scored (unearned, but earned for the
pitcher), Baker scored (unearned, but earned for the pitcher)];
UPSHAW REPLACED RAY (PITCHING); Johnson singled [Lum stayed at
second]; Perez struck out; Morton lined to center; 5 R (2 ER), 2
H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Helms grounded out (third to first); GALLAGHER
BATTED FOR UPSHAW; Gallagher grounded out (second to first);
Wynn popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 0.

BRAVES 8TH: COSGROVE REPLACED GALLAGHER (PITCHING); Garr
singled; Oates forced Garr (second to shortstop); Evans singled
[Oates to second]; GLADDING REPLACED COSGROVE (PITCHING); Aaron
struck out; Baker grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Metzger flied out to center; Cedeno flied out to
center; Watson singled; May singled [Watson to second]; Rader
singled [Watson scored, May to second]; Edwards grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 1.

BRAVES 9TH: Lum homered; Johnson flied out to left; Perez was
called out on strikes; PIERCE BATTED FOR MORTON; Pierce struck
out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: FRISELLA REPLACED PIERCE (PITCHING); Helms flied out
to left; AGEE BATTED FOR GLADDING; Agee singled; Wynn flied out
to left; ALOU BATTED FOR METZGER; Alou flied out to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           7   9   1   11
 Astros           1   8   2   10


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