Houston Astros 4, Atlanta Braves 1
Regular Season Game 110
Played on Friday, August 3, 1979 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  0
HOU N    0  2  0    2  0  0    0  0  x  -   4 10  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Royster 2b                    4   1   0   0       1   2       3   2
Matthews rf                   3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Office cf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Horner 3b                     4   0   1   1       0   2       2   4
Murphy 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Lum lf                        3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Nolan c                       4   0   1   0       0   2       5   0
Frias ss                      4   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
Matula p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bradford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chaney ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  B. McLaughlin p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burroughs ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Devine p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spikes ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   1   6   1       3  15      24   9

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Royster (18,2nd base off Richard/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno 1b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Reynolds ss                   4   1   0   0       0   0       0   1
Puhl cf                       4   0   2   2       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Leonard rf                    3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Howe 2b                       4   1   1   1       0   0       0   2
  Landestoy 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       4   0   2   1       0   0      14   0
Richard p                     3   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   4  10   4       2   3      27   3

BATTING - 
2B: Howe (14,off Matula); Cruz (27,off Matula); Puhl (16,off Matula); Ashby
(13,off Devine).
SH: Richard (7,off Matula).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (22,2nd base off Matula/Nolan); Cabell 2 (28,2nd base off Matula/Nolan
2).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Matula L(6-8)                 3.2   8   4   4   2   1   0  21
Bradford                      0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
B. McLaughlin                 2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Devine                        2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Totals                        8    10   4   4   2   3   0  36

BK: Bradford (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(10-11)              9     6   1   1   3  15   0  37

WP: Richard (16).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Dutch Rennert
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 20716


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Royster             2b        Cedeno              1b
2. Matthews            rf        Reynolds            ss
3. Office              cf        Puhl                cf
4. Horner              3b        Cruz                lf
5. Murphy              1b        Cabell              3b
6. Lum                 lf        Leonard             rf
7. Nolan               c         Howe                2b
8. Frias               ss        Ashby               c
9. Matula              p         Richard             p

BRAVES 1ST: Royster struck out; Matthews flied out to left;
Office struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno made an out to second; Reynolds grounded out
(shortstop to first); Puhl singled to right; Puhl stole second;
Cruz flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
0.

BRAVES 2ND: Horner struck out; Murphy struck out but advanced to
first on a wild pitch; Lum singled to center [Murphy to second];
Nolan struck out; Frias flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell singled to shortstop; Cabell stole second;
Leonard struck out; Howe doubled to center [Cabell scored];
Ashby singled to center [Howe scored]; Richard out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher unassisted) [Ashby to second]; Cedeno
walked; Reynolds flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Matula struck out; Royster walked; Royster stole
second; Matthews walked; Office struck out; Horner singled to
center [Royster scored, Matthews to second]; Murphy flied out to
left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Cruz doubled to
center; Cabell reached on a fielder's choice [Cruz out at third
(shortstop to third)]; Cabell stole second; Leonard walked; Howe
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Lum grounded out (second to first); Nolan flied out
to center; Frias grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ashby flied out to center; Richard singled to
center; Cedeno singled to center [Richard to second]; Reynolds
forced Cedeno (third to second) [Richard to third]; Puhl doubled
to center [Richard scored, Reynolds scored]; BRADFORD REPLACED
MATULA (PITCHING); Bradford balked [Puhl to third]; Cruz struck
out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

BRAVES 5TH: CHANEY BATTED FOR BRADFORD; Chaney struck out;
Royster flied out to left; Matthews was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: B. MCLAUGHLIN REPLACED CHANEY (PITCHING); Cabell
singled to left; Leonard forced Cabell (third to second); Howe
flied out to right; Ashby grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

BRAVES 6TH: Office grounded out (first unassisted); Horner
struck out; Murphy flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Richard struck out; Cedeno made an out to shortstop;
Reynolds made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 4.

BRAVES 7TH: Lum grounded out (second to first); Nolan singled to
center; Frias singled to center [Nolan to second]; BURROUGHS
BATTED FOR B. MCLAUGHLIN; Burroughs was called out on strikes;
Royster made an out to third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: DEVINE REPLACED BURROUGHS (PITCHING); Puhl lined to
right; Cruz grounded out (third to first); Cabell made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

BRAVES 8TH: Matthews struck out; Office singled to shortstop;
Horner flied out to left; Murphy grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Leonard grounded out (third to first); Howe flied to
left in foul territory; Ashby doubled to center; Richard
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 4.

BRAVES 9TH: LANDESTOY REPLACED HOWE (PLAYING 2B); Lum walked;
Nolan struck out; Frias singled to center [Lum to second];
SPIKES BATTED FOR DEVINE; Spikes struck out; Royster struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           1   6   0    9
 Astros           4  10   0    8


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