Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 3
Regular Season Game 139
Played on Monday, September 1, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  1  0  -   3  8  3
HOU N    1  0  2    2  0  0    0  0  x  -   5  7  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garr lf                       4   1   2   1       1   1       1   0
Gilbreath 2b                  3   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Evans 3b                      4   0   1   0       1   0       2   4
Goodson 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
  Williams ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Baker rf                      3   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Office cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Pocoroba c                    4   0   1   1       0   0       7   0
Belloir ss                    3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Blanks ph,ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Easterly p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lum ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Odom p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Correll ph                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Dal Canton p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gaston ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   8   3       5   5      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Evans-Goodson, Evans-Goodson.
E: Garr (10), Belloir 2 (9).

BATTING - 
3B: Garr (10,off Konieczny).
SH: Gilbreath (7,off Konieczny).
SF: Gilbreath (2,off Konieczny).
GDP: Easterly (1,off Konieczny).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard rf,lf                  4   1   1   0       0   2       2   0
Andrews 2b                    3   2   2   0       1   0       3   5
Cedeno cf                     2   1   2   3       2   0       1   0
Johnson c                     4   0   0   1       0   1       3   1
  Jutze c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
  Cruz pr,rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell lf,1b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       3   2
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Konieczny p                   1   1   0   0       2   1       0   0
  Roberts p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   5   7   4       5   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Andrews-Watson.
E: Metzger (15), Konieczny (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (23,off Easterly); Howard (15,off Easterly); Cedeno (26,off Easterly).
GDP: Johnson (6,off Dal Canton).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (43,3rd base off Easterly/Pocoroba); Johnson (1,2nd base off Easterly/Pocoroba);
Andrews (8,2nd base off Dal Canton/Pocoroba).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Easterly L(1-8)               3.2   5   5   3   3   5   0  21
Sosa                          0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Odom                          2     0   0   0   1   1   0   6
Dal Canton                    2     2   0   0   1   0   0   8
Totals                        8     7   5   3   5   7   0  36

WP: Easterly (7).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny W(6-12)             7.1   7   3   3   4   3   0  33
Roberts                       1.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Niekro SV(3)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     8   3   3   5   5   0  40

WP: Roberts (6).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Dutch Rennert, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 6329


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Garr                lf        Howard              rf
2. Gilbreath           2b        Andrews             2b
3. Evans               3b        Cedeno              cf
4. Goodson             1b        Johnson             c
5. Baker               rf        Watson              1b
6. Office              cf        Cabell              lf
7. Pocoroba            c         Rader               3b
8. Belloir             ss        Metzger             ss
9. Easterly            p         Konieczny           p

BRAVES 1ST: Garr walked; Gilbreath out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Garr to second]; Evans walked; Goodson made
an out to third; Baker walked [Garr to third, Evans to second];
Office flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Howard struck out; Andrews grounded out (shortstop
to first); Cedeno walked; Easterly threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to
third]; Johnson reached on an error by Belloir [Cedeno scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Johnson to first]; Watson made an out to
second; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Pocoroba singled; Belloir struck out; Easterly
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Pocoroba out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Rader doubled;
Metzger grounded out (third to first); Konieczny struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Garr grounded out (second to first); Gilbreath
singled; Evans flied out to left; Goodson lined to shortstop; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard doubled; Andrews walked; Cedeno singled to
left [Howard scored, Andrews to third (error by Garr)]; Johnson
reached on an error by Belloir [Andrews scored (unearned) (RBI),
Cedeno to second, Johnson to first]; Cedeno stole third and
Johnson stole second; Watson flied out to left; Cabell struck
out; Rader struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: Baker grounded out (shortstop to first); Office
singled; Pocoroba flied out to left; Belloir lined to left; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger flied out to right; Konieczny walked; Howard
struck out; Andrews singled [Konieczny to second]; Cedeno
doubled [Konieczny scored, Andrews scored]; SOSA REPLACED
EASTERLY (PITCHING); Johnson struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 5TH: LUM BATTED FOR SOSA; Lum grounded out (second to
first); Garr singled; Gilbreath reached on an error by Metzger
[Garr to second, Gilbreath to first]; Evans forced Garr (left to
third) [Gilbreath to second]; Goodson grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: ODOM REPLACED LUM (PITCHING); Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cabell made an out to second; Rader made
an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 6TH: Baker struck out; Office made an out to third;
Pocoroba grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger struck out; Konieczny walked; Howard lined
into a double play (third to first) [Konieczny out at first]; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 7TH: Belloir struck out; CORRELL BATTED FOR ODOM; Correll
singled; Garr tripled [Correll scored]; Gilbreath hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Garr scored]; Evans grounded out (second
to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: DAL CANTON REPLACED CORRELL (PITCHING); Andrews
singled; Andrews stole second; Cedeno walked; Johnson grounded
into a double play (third to first) [Cedeno to second, Andrews
out at third]; Watson singled [Cedeno to third]; CRUZ RAN FOR
WATSON; Cabell flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
2, Astros 5.

BRAVES 8TH: JUTZE REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING C ); CRUZ STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); CABELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HOWARD
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Goodson flied out to center;
Baker singled; Baker was picked off first but was safe on an
error by Konieczny [Baker to second]; Office walked; ROBERTS
REPLACED KONIECZNY (PITCHING); Roberts threw a wild pitch [Baker
to third, Office to second]; Pocoroba grounded out (third to
first) [Baker scored, Office stayed at second]; BLANKS BATTED
FOR BELLOIR; Blanks grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BLANKS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Rader grounded
out (shortstop to first); Metzger grounded out (first to
pitcher); Roberts lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
3, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: GASTON BATTED FOR DAL CANTON; Gaston walked; Garr
struck out; Gilbreath forced Gaston (shortstop to second); Evans
singled [Gilbreath to third]; WILLIAMS BATTED FOR GOODSON;
NIEKRO REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); Williams struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           3   8   3   10
 Astros           5   7   2    7


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