Atlanta Braves 2, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 2
Played on Tuesday, April 8, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   2  9  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garr lf                       5   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Perez 2b                      5   1   1   0       0   1       0   2
Evans 3b                      4   0   2   1       0   0       1   2
Lum 1b                        3   0   1   1       1   0      15   1
Baker rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Office cf                     4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Correll c                     4   0   1   0       0   2       4   1
Blanks ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   8
Morton p                      4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       37   2   9   2       1   8      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Evans-Lum, Lum-Blanks-Lum.
E: Blanks (1).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cabell lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Andrews 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
  Batista ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
May c                         3   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Johnson 1b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Cruz rf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Metzger ss                    2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Watson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Milbourne ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Konieczny p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   5   0       0   4      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Metzger (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Batista (1,off Morton).
GDP: Cruz (1,off Morton).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (2,2nd base off Morton/Correll).
CS: Andrews (1,2nd base by Morton/Correll).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morton W(1-0)                 9     5   0   0   0   4   0  30

WP: Morton (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny L(0-1)              6     7   2   1   0   5   0  26
Cosgrove                      1.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   7
Granger                       1.1   1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   2   1   1   8   0  38

BK: Cosgrove (1).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Dutch Rennert, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:06   Attendance: 7937


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Garr                lf        Cabell              lf
2. Perez               2b        Andrews             2b
3. Evans               3b        Cedeno              cf
4. Lum                 1b        May                 c
5. Baker               rf        Johnson             1b
6. Office              cf        Cruz                rf
7. Correll             c         Rader               3b
8. Blanks              ss        Metzger             ss
9. Morton              p         Konieczny           p

BRAVES 1ST: Garr grounded out (shortstop to first); Perez struck
out; Evans flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cabell grounded out (catcher to first); Andrews
singled; Andrews was caught stealing second; Cedeno singled;
Cedeno stole second; May flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Lum singled; Baker flied out to right; Office
singled [Lum to second]; Correll was called out on strikes;
Blanks grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz
grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Morton struck out; Garr grounded out (shortstop to
first); Perez singled; Evans grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger made an out to shortstop; Konieczny flied
out to right; Cabell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Lum flied out to center; Baker struck out; Office
singled; Correll singled [Office to second]; Blanks flied out to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Andrews grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); May was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Morton struck out; Garr singled; Perez reached on an
error by Metzger [Garr to second, Perez to first]; Evans singled
[Garr scored, Perez to third]; Lum forced Evans (second to
shortstop) [Perez scored (unearned)]; Baker flied out to left; 2
R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Johnson popped to first in foul territory; Cruz was
called out on strikes; Rader grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Office flied out to right; Correll lined to left;
Blanks flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger flied out to right; HOWARD BATTED FOR
KONIECZNY; Howard struck out; Cabell grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 7TH: COSGROVE REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Morton flied
out to right; Garr flied out to center; Perez flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Andrews reached on an error by Blanks [Andrews to
first]; Cedeno lined into a double play (third to first)
[Andrews out at first]; May grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 8TH: Evans singled; Cosgrove balked [Evans to second];
Lum walked; Baker forced Evans (third unassisted) [Lum to
second]; Office struck out; GRANGER REPLACED COSGROVE
(PITCHING); Correll struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Johnson singled; Cruz grounded into a double play
(first to shortstop to first) [Johnson out at second]; Rader
singled; WATSON BATTED FOR METZGER; Watson grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 9TH: MILBOURNE REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING SS); Blanks
struck out; Morton flied out to right; Garr singled; Perez
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: BOSWELL BATTED FOR GRANGER; Boswell grounded out
(pitcher unassisted); Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first);
BATISTA BATTED FOR ANDREWS; Batista doubled; Morton threw a wild
pitch [Batista to third]; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           2   9   1    9
 Astros           0   5   1    3


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