Houston Astros 8, Atlanta Braves 4
Regular Season Game 76
Played on Thursday, June 26, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  1  2    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   4  9  5
HOU N    1  3  2    1  0  0    1  0  x  -   8 13  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garr lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Perez 2b                      5   1   2   0       0   1       4   2
Baker rf                      3   1   1   0       2   0       1   0
Evans 3b                      3   1   1   0       2   1       0   2
Lum 1b                        5   0   0   0       0   2      10   0
Correll c                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Office cf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Blanks ss                     4   0   2   1       0   0       2   5
Thompson p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Beard p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Goodson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Leon p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Beall ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       36   4   9   2       4   7      24  14

FIELDING - 
E: Garr (4), Perez (4), Evans (17), Correll (8), Office (2).
PB: Correll (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Office (4,off Richard); Blanks (9,off Richard).
HBP: Garr (2,by Richard).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Office (2,2nd base off Richard/May); Baker 2 (7,2nd base off Richard/May
2).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      3   2   1   1       1   0       1   0
Metzger ss                    5   0   3   0       0   0       1   3
Cedeno cf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Watson 1b                     5   1   0   0       0   2       9   2
May c                         4   1   1   0       0   0       8   0
Cabell rf                     3   2   2   1       1   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   3   1       0   1       0   1
Andrews 2b                    3   1   2   1       1   0       1   4
Richard p                     3   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Totals                       35   8  13   5       3   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: May 2 (7).
PB: May (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (12,off Thompson).
3B: Cabell (5,off Beard).
SH: Richard (2,off Thompson); Gross (3,off Thompson).
IBB: Andrews (2,by Leon).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (5,2nd base off Thompson/Correll).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Thompson L(0-2)               1.2   4   4   4   2   1   0  11
Beard                         3.1   7   3   1   0   1   0  17
Leon                          2     2   1   1   1   2   0   9
Sosa                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    13   8   6   3   4   0  40

WP: Thompson (2).
IBB: Leon (2,Andrews).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(5-3)                9     9   4   2   4   7   0  41

WP: Richard 2 (8).
HBP: Richard (3,Garr).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 7017


Starting Lineups:

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

BRAVES 1ST: Garr flied out to left; Perez singled; Baker walked
[Perez to second]; Evans grounded out (first unassisted) [Baker
to second, Perez to third]; Lum grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross walked; Metzger singled [Gross to third];
Thompson threw a wild pitch [Gross scored, Metzger to second];
Cedeno made an out to shortstop; Watson struck out; May grounded
out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Correll singled; Office forced Correll (second to
shortstop); Office stole second [Office to third (error by
May)]; Blanks singled [Office scored]; Thompson struck out; Garr
was hit by a pitch [Blanks to second]; Perez grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell walked; Cabell stole second [Cabell scored
(error by Correll) (error by Office)]; Rader doubled; Andrews
singled [Rader scored, Andrews to second (on throw to home)];
Richard out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Andrews to
third]; Gross out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Andrews
scored]; Metzger singled; BEARD REPLACED THOMPSON (PITCHING);
Cedeno forced Metzger (shortstop to second); 3 R, 3 H, 2 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

BRAVES 3RD: Baker walked; Baker stole second; Evans singled
[Baker scored (error by May) (unearned) (no RBI)]; Lum struck
out; Correll grounded out (shortstop to first) [Evans to
second]; Office doubled [Evans scored (unearned)]; Blanks
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Watson reached on an error by Perez [Watson to
first]; May made an out to shortstop; Cabell tripled [Watson
scored (unearned)]; Rader singled to left [Cabell scored, Rader
out at second (left to second)]; Andrews singled; Richard forced
Andrews (shortstop to second); 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 6.

BRAVES 4TH: Beard struck out; Garr lined to second; Perez struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Gross singled; Metzger singled [Gross scored (error
by Garr) (error by Evans) (unearned) (no RBI), Metzger to
second]; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson flied
out to left; May grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2
H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 7.

BRAVES 5TH: Baker grounded out (first to pitcher); Evans walked;
Lum struck out; Correll struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 7.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell singled; Rader singled [Cabell to third,
Rader to second (on throw to 3b)]; Andrews grounded out
(shortstop to first); Richard struck out; Gross lined to center;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 7.

BRAVES 6TH: Office singled; May allowed a passed ball [Office to
third]; Blanks lined to center; GOODSON BATTED FOR BEARD;
Goodson popped to catcher in foul territory; Garr flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 7.

ASTROS 6TH: LEON REPLACED GOODSON (PITCHING); Metzger grounded
out (pitcher to first); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to
first); Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 7.

BRAVES 7TH: Perez grounded out (first unassisted); Baker
singled; Baker stole second; Evans struck out; Baker advanced to
third because of defensive indifference [Baker to third]; Lum
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 7.

ASTROS 7TH: May singled; Correll allowed a passed ball [May to
second]; Cabell grounded out (third to first) [May to third];
Rader was called out on strikes; Andrews was walked
intentionally; Richard singled [May scored, Andrews to third];
Gross flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 8.

BRAVES 8TH: Correll flied out to center; Office lined to center;
Blanks doubled; BEALL BATTED FOR LEON; Beall grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 8.

ASTROS 8TH: SOSA REPLACED BEALL (PITCHING); Metzger grounded out
(pitcher to first); Cedeno flied out to right; Watson grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros
8.

BRAVES 9TH: Garr grounded out (second to first); Perez singled;
Richard threw a wild pitch [Perez to third]; Baker flied out to
center; Evans walked; Richard threw a wild pitch [Perez scored,
Evans to second]; Lum grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           4   9   5   10
 Astros           8  13   2    8


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