Atlanta Braves 7, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Saturday, September 29, 1973 (N) at Atlanta Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  1
ATL N    2  0  0    0  5  0    0  0  x  -   7 10  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Cedeno cf                     2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallagher cf                2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
May 1b                        3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Sutherland 2b                 2   0   1   0       1   0       1   1
Jutze c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Reuss p                       2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Dierker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   6   0       1   3      24*  2

* - Files missing details on 15 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Sutherland-May.
E: May (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Sutherland (5,off Morton).
GDP: Gross (2,off Morton); Watson (18,off Morton); Metzger (10,off Morton).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (54,2nd base off Morton/Casanova).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Perez ss                      5   1   1   0       0   1       2   3
Lum rf                        4   2   2   0       0   0       0   0
Evans 3b                      4   2   2   2       0   1       0   0
Aaron lf                      3   1   3   3       1   0       0   0
Baker cf                      4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Johnson 2b                    2   0   0   0       1   2       1   3
Dietz 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Tepedino 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Casanova c                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Morton p                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   7  10   6       3   7      27*  6

* - Files missing details on 18 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Johnson-Perez-Dietz, Perez-Johnson-Dietz, Johnson-Perez-Tepedino.
E: Johnson (29), Casanova (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Lum (24,off Reuss); Baker (29,off Reuss); Perez (15,off Reuss).
HR: Evans (41,1st inning off Reuss 1 on 1 out); Aaron (40,5th inning off Reuss
2 on 1 out); Baker (21,5th inning off Reuss 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Johnson (9,by Reuss).
GDP: Baker (13,off Reuss).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss L(16-13)                5     9   7   7   2   4   3  26
Dierker                       2     1   0   0   1   3   0   8
Upshaw                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    10   7   7   3   7   3  37

HBP: Reuss (3,Johnson).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morton W(15-10)               9     6   0   0   1   3   0  32


Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 17836


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Gross               rf        Perez               ss
2. Metzger             ss        Lum                 rf
3. Cedeno              cf        Evans               3b
4. Watson              lf        Aaron               lf
5. Rader               3b        Baker               cf
6. May                 1b        Johnson             2b
7. Sutherland          2b        Dietz               1b
8. Jutze               c         Casanova            c
9. Reuss               p         Morton              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross out on an unknown play; Metzger struck out;
Cedeno singled; Cedeno stole second [Cedeno to third (error by
Casanova)]; Watson out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Perez out on an unknown play; Lum doubled; Evans
homered [Lum scored]; Aaron singled; Baker doubled [Aaron to
third]; Johnson struck out; Dietz walked; Casanova out on an
unknown play; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader out on an unknown play; May out on an unknown
play; Sutherland doubled; Jutze reached on an error by Johnson;
Reuss struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Morton out on an unknown play; Perez out on an
unknown play; Lum out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Gross out on an unknown play; Metzger out on an
unknown play; Cedeno out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Evans out on an unknown play; Aaron walked; Baker
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Aaron out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson out on an unknown play; Rader struck out; May
singled; Sutherland out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

BRAVES 4TH: GALLAGHER REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING CF); Johnson
struck out; Dietz out on an unknown play; Casanova struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Jutze out on an unknown play; Reuss singled; Gross
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Reuss out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

BRAVES 5TH: Morton out on an unknown play; Perez doubled [Perez
scored (error by May) (no RBI)]; Lum singled; Evans singled [Lum
to second]; Aaron homered [Lum scored, Evans scored]; Baker
homered; Johnson was hit by a pitch; Dietz struck out; Casanova
out on an unknown play; 5 R, 5 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves
7.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger out on an unknown play; Gallagher singled;
Watson grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Gallagher out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 7.

BRAVES 6TH: DIERKER REPLACED REUSS (PITCHING); Morton struck
out; Perez struck out; Lum out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader out on an unknown play; May out on an unknown
play; Sutherland walked; Jutze out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

BRAVES 7TH: Evans struck out; Aaron singled; Baker out on an
unknown play; Johnson walked [Aaron to second]; Dietz forced
Johnson; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

ASTROS 8TH: TEPEDINO REPLACED DIETZ (PLAYING 1B); STEWART BATTED
FOR DIERKER; Stewart singled; Gross out on an unknown play;
Metzger grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Stewart out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 7.

BRAVES 8TH: UPSHAW REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Casanova out on
an unknown play; Morton out on an unknown play; Perez out on an
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

ASTROS 9TH: Gallagher out on an unknown play; Watson out on an
unknown play; Rader out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   6   1    5
 Braves           7  10   2    6


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