Atlanta Braves 4, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 147
Played on Tuesday, September 9, 1975 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  8  1
ATL N    3  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   4 11  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
Milbourne 2b                  3   0   2   0       1   0       4   4
  Johnson ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Sosa pr                     0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     5   0   3   0       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       1   1       8   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Helms ph,3b                 1   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
Gardner rf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Gross ph,rf                 2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Cabell 3b,lf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
May c                         3   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Andrews ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   1   8   1       5   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Cabell-Milbourne-Watson, Metzger-Milbourne-Watson, Milbourne-Metzger-Watson.
E: Granger (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (17,off Devine).
Team LOB: 14.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (9,2nd base off Devine/Williams).
CS: Milbourne (2,2nd base by Devine/Williams).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garr lf                       4   0   3   0       0   0       4   0
Perez 2b                      3   1   1   1       0   0       4   2
May rf                        3   2   1   1       1   0       3   0
Lum 1b                        4   1   2   2       0   0       6   1
Baker cf                      3   0   1   0       1   2       1   0
Williams c                    2   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Nolan ph,c                  2   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Gilbreath 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Belloir ss                    2   0   0   0       0   0       3   5
Devine p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Torrealba p                 1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Dal Canton p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4  11   4       2   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Belloir 2 (11).
PB: Williams (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Perez (1,1st inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out); Lum (7,1st inning off Dierker
1 on 1 out); May (11,3rd inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out).
SH: Belloir (6,off Dierker); Perez (6,off Granger).
GDP: Williams 2 (14,off Dierker 2); May (4,off Granger).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: May (1,2nd base off Dierker/May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(13-15)              3     7   4   4   2   1   3  15
Granger                       3     1   0   0   0   3   0  10
Niekro                        2     3   0   0   0   1   0   9
Totals                        8    11   4   4   2   5   3  34

WP: Dierker (12).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Devine W(1-0)                 6     4   0   0   3   4   0  26
Torrealba                     2.2   4   1   0   2   1   0  15
Dal Canton SV(3)              0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     8   1   0   5   6   0  42


Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Andy Olsen, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 2074


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Metzger             ss        Garr                lf
2. Milbourne           2b        Perez               2b
3. Cedeno              cf        May                 rf
4. Watson              1b        Lum                 1b
5. Cruz                lf        Baker               cf
6. Gardner             rf        Williams            c
7. Cabell              3b        Gilbreath           3b
8. May                 c         Belloir             ss
9. Dierker             p         Devine              p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger flied out to center; Milbourne walked;
Cedeno flied out to right; Milbourne was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Garr singled to third [Garr out at second (left to
second)]; Perez homered; May walked; May stole second; Lum
homered [May scored]; Baker singled to center; Williams grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Baker out at
second]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson walked; Cruz popped to shortstop; Gardner
flied out to left; Cabell doubled to right [Watson to third];
May lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

BRAVES 2ND: Gilbreath singled to second; Belloir out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Gilbreath to second]; Devine
struck out; Dierker threw a wild pitch [Gilbreath to third];
Garr popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker flied out to right; Metzger grounded out
(third to first); Milbourne singled to center; Cedeno forced
Milbourne (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Perez flied out to right; May homered; Lum singled
to shortstop; Baker walked [Lum to second]; Williams grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Baker out at
second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson struck out; Cruz singled to left; Gardner
reached on an error by Belloir [Cruz to second]; Cabell forced
Gardner (second to shortstop) [Cruz to third]; Cabell stole
second; May walked; BOSWELL BATTED FOR DIERKER; Boswell struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

BRAVES 4TH: GRANGER REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Gilbreath
grounded out (third to first); Belloir grounded out (second to
first); Devine struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Milbourne
grounded out (third to first); Cedeno singled to right; Watson
forced Cedeno (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 4.

BRAVES 5TH: Garr singled to right; Perez reached on an error by
Granger on a sacrifice bunt [Garr to second]; May grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Garr to third,
Perez out at second]; Lum grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R,
1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz struck out; Gardner struck out but advanced to
first on a passed ball; Cabell forced Gardner (second to
shortstop); May flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 4.

BRAVES 6TH: Baker struck out; NOLAN BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Nolan
flied out to center; Gilbreath was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

ASTROS 7TH: NOLAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); TORREALBA
REPLACED DEVINE (PITCHING); HOWARD BATTED FOR GRANGER; Howard
grounded out (third to first); Metzger grounded out (shortstop
to first); On a bunt Milbourne singled to catcher; Cedeno
singled to center [Milbourne to third]; Watson forced Cedeno
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

BRAVES 7TH: NIEKRO REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Belloir popped to
shortstop; Torrealba singled to right; Garr singled to center
[Torrealba to second]; Perez flied out to right; May grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves
4.

ASTROS 8TH: HELMS BATTED FOR CRUZ; Helms singled to left; GROSS
BATTED FOR GARDNER; Gross lined to left; Cabell grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Helms to second]; May grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

BRAVES 8TH: HELMS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); GROSS STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); CABELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Lum
grounded out (shortstop to first); Baker was called out on
strikes; Nolan singled to right; Gilbreath flied out to center;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

ASTROS 9TH: ANDREWS BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Andrews flied out to
right; Metzger struck out; JOHNSON BATTED FOR MILBOURNE; Johnson
walked; SOSA RAN FOR JOHNSON; Cedeno singled to left [Sosa to
second]; Watson reached on an error by Belloir [Sosa to third,
Cedeno to second]; Helms walked [Sosa scored (unearned), Cedeno
to third, Watson to second]; DAL CANTON REPLACED TORREALBA
(PITCHING); Gross struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   8   1   14
 Braves           4  11   2    6


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