Atlanta Braves 8, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 85
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Saturday, July 5, 1975 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    4  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4 12  1
ATL N    0  0  0    5  0  3    0  0  x  -   8  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard cf                     5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gross rf                      4   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Cruz lf,cf                    5   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Johnson c                     4   1   3   1       0   1       6   0
Cabell 1b,lf                  5   1   2   1       0   0       9   0
Boswell 3b                    4   0   2   1       0   0       3   2
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Milbourne ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Watson ph,1b                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Konieczny p                   3   0   1   0       0   2       0   1
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rader ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Metzger pr,ss               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       39   4  12   3       1   4      24   5

FIELDING - 
E: Milbourne (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (12,off House).
SF: Boswell (2,off Leon).
HBP: Johnson (1,by Leon).
Team LOB: 11.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garr lf                       4   1   3   3       0   0       3   0
Perez 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Baker rf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Evans 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       4   4
Williams 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Blanks ss                     2   2   0   1       2   1       1   1
Office cf                     3   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Correll c                     4   2   1   3       0   1       4   0
Leon p                        2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Goodson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  House p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   8   7   8       3   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Evans (19).

BATTING - 
2B: Garr (13,off Konieczny).
HR: Correll (9,4th inning off Konieczny 2 on 1 out); Garr (5,6th inning off
Konieczny 2 on 2 out).
SH: Office (3,off Konieczny).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny L(4-9)              5.2   7   8   5   2   3   2  28
Niekro                        1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Cosgrove                      1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        8     7   8   5   3   6   2  36


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leon W(1-0)                   6     7   4   2   1   4   0  28
House SV(8)                   3     5   0   0   0   0   0  14
Totals                        9    12   4   2   1   4   0  42

HBP: Leon (3,Johnson).

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 11202


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Howard              cf        Garr                lf
2. Gross               rf        Perez               2b
3. Cruz                lf        Baker               rf
4. Johnson             c         Evans               3b
5. Cabell              1b        Williams            1b
6. Boswell             3b        Blanks              ss
7. Helms               2b        Office              cf
8. Milbourne           ss        Correll             c
9. Konieczny           p         Leon                p

ASTROS 1ST: Howard popped to third in foul territory; Gross
walked; Cruz singled to right [Gross to third]; Johnson singled
to right [Gross scored, Cruz to third]; Cabell reached on an
error by Evans [Cruz scored (RBI), Johnson scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Cabell to third (on throw)]; Boswell lined out on a
sacrifice fly to right [Cabell scored (unearned)]; Helms flied
out to right; 4 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Garr doubled to left; Perez flied out to right;
Baker struck out; Evans popped to third in foul territory; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Milbourne grounded out (first unassisted); Konieczny
struck out; Howard struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Williams struck out; Blanks struck out; Office
popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gross grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz popped
to third in foul territory; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Correll flied out to right; Leon singled to pitcher;
Garr popped to third in foul territory; Perez popped to first in
foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell singled to left; Boswell flied out to left;
Helms flied out to right; Milbourne forced Cabell (shortstop
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Baker singled to center; Evans walked [Baker to
second]; Williams flied out to right [Baker to third]; Blanks
reached on a fielder's choice [Baker scored, Evans to second];
Office singled to center [Evans scored, Blanks to second];
Correll homered [Blanks scored, Office scored]; Leon grounded
out (second to first); Garr singled to center; Perez grounded
out (first unassisted); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves
5.

ASTROS 5TH: Konieczny struck out; Howard singled to center;
Gross singled to right [Howard to second]; Cruz flied out to
right [Howard to third]; Johnson was hit by a pitch [Gross to
second]; Cabell forced Johnson (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 5.

BRAVES 5TH: Baker popped to first; Evans grounded out (third to
first); Williams flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Braves 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Boswell singled to right; the ball struck the 1B
bag; Helms forced Boswell (third to second); Milbourne flied
out to center; Konieczny singled to right [Helms to third];
Howard popped to third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves
5.

BRAVES 6TH: Blanks walked; Office out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Blanks to second]; Correll reached on an
error by Milbourne [Blanks stayed at second]; GOODSON BATTED FOR
LEON; Goodson grounded out (first unassisted) [Blanks to third,
Correll to second]; Garr homered (unearned) [Blanks scored
(unearned), Correll scored (unearned)]; NIEKRO REPLACED
KONIECZNY (PITCHING); Perez struck out; 3 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 8.

ASTROS 7TH: HOUSE REPLACED GOODSON (PITCHING); Gross grounded
out (third to first); Cruz grounded out (third to first);
Johnson singled to left; Cabell forced Johnson (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 8.

BRAVES 7TH: Baker popped to first in foul territory; Evans
popped to first in foul territory; Williams struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Boswell singled to shortstop; Helms flied out to
center; WATSON BATTED FOR MILBOURNE; Watson flied to left in
foul territory; RADER BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Rader singled to center
[Boswell to third]; METZGER RAN FOR RADER; Howard lined to
third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 8.

BRAVES 8TH: COSGROVE REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); CRUZ CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); CABELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
WATSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); METZGER STAYED IN GAME
(PLAYING SS); Blanks walked; Office forced Blanks (shortstop to
second); Correll was called out on strikes; House grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Gross flied out to left; Jose Cruz swung and
missed, bat hit Tom House on shoulder or head; Cruz grounded
out (pitcher to first); Johnson singled to left; Cabell doubled
to left [Johnson to third]; Boswell grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  12   1   11
 Braves           8   7   1    4


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