Atlanta Braves 7, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 85
Played on Thursday, July 5, 1973 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  2  -   4  5  3
ATL N    0  3  2    0  1  0    1  0  x  -   7  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agee cf                       4   1   1   1       0   2       3   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   1       3   1
Wynn rf                       3   1   0   0       1   1       4   0
Watson lf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   1   2       1   1       1   0
May 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   2       5   1
Helms 2b                      3   0   0   1       1   0       1   2
Jutze c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Wilson p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cedeno ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   5   4       4   7      24   4

FIELDING - 
E: Wynn (4), Jutze (4), York (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Agee (7,5th inning off Harrison 0 on 1 out); Rader (12,9th inning off Harrison
1 on 0 out).
GDP: Cedeno (12,off Harrison).
Team LOB: 4.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jackson ss                    5   0   1   0       0   0       1   7
Garr rf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Evans 3b                      3   2   1   1       1   0       0   2
Lum lf                        4   3   2   1       0   0       0   0
Baker cf                      3   1   2   2       1   0       0   0
Johnson 2b                    3   1   2   3       1   0       4   4
Tepedino 1b                   3   0   1   0       1   1      12   1
Oates c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Harrison p                    3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       33   7   9   7       4   3      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Evans-Johnson-Tepedino.

BATTING - 
2B: Lum (14,off Wilson); Baker (14,off Wilson).
HR: Johnson (20,2nd inning off Wilson 2 on 0 out); Evans (23,5th inning off
Wilson 0 on 0 out); Lum (8,7th inning off Upshaw 0 on 1 out).
SH: Harrison (3,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Baker (11,2nd base off York/Jutze).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(6-9)                 4.1   6   6   5   3   2   2  23
York                          1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Upshaw                        2     2   1   1   1   0   1   9
Totals                        8     9   7   6   4   3   3  38


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harrison W(4-2)               9     5   4   4   4   7   2  35


Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 2:14   Attendance: 5340


Starting Lineups:

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

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

BRAVES 1ST: Jackson flied out to left; Garr flied out to right;
Evans popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader struck out; May struck out; Helms grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Lum reached on an error by Wynn [Lum to third];
Baker walked; Johnson homered [Lum scored (unearned), Baker
scored]; Tepedino singled to center; Oates flied out to right;
Harrison out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Tepedino to
second]; Jackson popped to catcher in foul territory; 3 R (2
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

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

BRAVES 3RD: Garr flied out to right; Evans walked; Lum doubled
to right [Evans to third]; Baker doubled to left [Evans scored,
Lum scored]; Johnson walked; Tepedino struck out; Oates popped
to third in foul territory; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn walked; Watson singled to right [Wynn to
second]; Rader walked [Wynn to third, Watson to second]; May
struck out; Helms forced Rader (shortstop to second) [Wynn
scored, Watson to third]; Jutze popped to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 4TH: Harrison struck out; Jackson grounded out (first
unassisted); Garr flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Wilson grounded out (pitcher to first); Agee
homered; Metzger struck out; Wynn struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

BRAVES 5TH: Evans homered; Lum grounded out (second to first);
Baker singled to left; YORK REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Baker
stole second [Baker to third (error by Jutze)]; Johnson lined to
left; Tepedino grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
grounded out (first to pitcher); May grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

BRAVES 6TH: Oates flied out to right; Harrison struck out;
Jackson singled to right; Jackson was picked off first but was
safe on an error by York [Jackson to second]; Garr lined to
pitcher; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Helms walked; Jutze popped to second; CEDENO BATTED
FOR YORK; Cedeno grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Helms out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 6.

BRAVES 7TH: UPSHAW REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); Evans popped to
shortstop; Lum homered; Baker flied out to center; Johnson
singled to left; Tepedino walked [Johnson to second]; Oates
popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Agee grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
grounded out (second to first); Wynn grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 7.

BRAVES 8TH: Harrison grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson
flied out to center; Garr grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 7.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson singled to center; Rader homered [Watson
scored]; May popped to catcher in foul territory; Helms grounded
out (third to first); Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   5   3    4
 Braves           7   9   0    7


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