Atlanta Braves 1, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 82
Played on Tuesday, July 3, 1973 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0 10  0
ATL N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   1  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agee cf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   2
Wynn rf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       0   2
May 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
Helms 2b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Jutze c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Roberts p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Batista ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Griffin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallagher ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   0  10   0       1   4      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Roberts-Metzger-Helms.
PB: Jutze (4).

BATTING - 
GDP: Helms (4,off Morton); Watson (7,off Morton).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Wynn (9,2nd base by Morton/Oates).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garr rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Perez ss                      4   0   1   0       0   0       4   4
Evans 3b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Aaron lf                      3   0   0   0       1   2       1   0
  Jackson pr,lf               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Baker cf                      4   1   3   0       0   0       2   0
Johnson 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   6
Lum 1b                        3   0   1   1       0   1      10   1
Oates c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Morton p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       32   1   9   1       1   6      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Evans-Johnson-Lum, Johnson-Perez-Lum.
E: Perez (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Evans (15,off Griffin).
GDP: Perez (9,off Roberts).
IBB: Aaron (7,by Griffin).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Baker 2 (10,2nd base off Roberts/Jutze 2).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts L(7-6)                7     8   1   1   0   6   0  28
Griffin                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        8     9   1   1   1   6   0  33

IBB: Griffin (5,Aaron).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morton W(7-6)                 9    10   0   0   1   4   0  36


Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Nick Colosi
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 22894


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Agee grounded out (second to first); Metzger flied
out to center; Wynn walked; Watson forced Wynn (shortstop
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Garr flied out to left; Perez singled to center;
Evans flied out to right; Aaron struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader lined to shortstop; May singled to center;
Helms grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[May out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Baker singled to center; Johnson singled to left
[Baker to third]; Lum grounded out (first to pitcher) [Baker
scored, Johnson to second]; Oates grounded out (first
unassisted) [Johnson to third]; Morton flied out to right; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Jutze lined to second; Roberts grounded out (first
to pitcher); Agee singled to center; Metzger struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Garr singled to center; On a bunt Perez grounded
into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to second) [Garr out at
second]; Evans singled to center; Aaron grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn reached on an error by Perez [Wynn to first];
Watson grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Wynn out at second]; Rader grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Baker singled to left; Johnson flied out to right;
Baker stole second; Lum struck out; Oates grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: May lined to right; Helms flied out to center; Jutze
singled to center; Roberts grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Morton struck out; Garr struck out; Perez grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Agee struck out; Metzger flied out to left; Wynn
singled to left; Wynn was caught stealing second (catcher to
second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Evans flied out to left; Aaron struck out; Baker
singled to left; Baker stole second; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
singled to center; May struck out; Helms singled to left [Rader
to second]; Jutze flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Lum singled to right; Oates forced Lum (pitcher to
shortstop); Morton popped to shortstop; Garr grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 8TH: BATISTA BATTED FOR ROBERTS; Batista struck out; Agee
singled to center; Metzger singled to right [Agee to third];
Wynn grounded out (third to first) [Metzger to second, Agee
stayed at third]; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 8TH: GRIFFIN REPLACED BATISTA (PITCHING); Perez popped to
first in foul territory; Evans doubled to right; Aaron was
walked intentionally; JACKSON RAN FOR AARON; Baker lined to
center; Jutze allowed a passed ball [Evans to third, Jackson to
second]; Johnson flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 9TH: JACKSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Rader singled
to center; May popped to third; Helms singled to left [Rader to
second]; Jutze forced Helms (second to shortstop) [Rader to
third]; GALLAGHER BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; Gallagher grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0  10   0    9
 Braves           1   9   1    8


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