Atlanta Braves 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 151
Played on Wednesday, September 19, 1979 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  5    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   6  8  0
HOU N    0  2  0    2  0  0    1  0  0  -   5 11  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller cf,lf                  5   1   1   1       0   2       1   0
Hubbard 2b                    3   1   1   3       1   0       0   2
  Garber p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Matthews rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Horner 3b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       1   2
Murphy 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Whisenton lf                  3   1   1   0       0   0       6   0
  B. McLaughlin p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Royster 2b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Nolan c                       4   1   0   0       0   0       5   0
Chaney ss                     4   1   2   1       0   0       1   1
McWilliams p                  2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Office cf                   1   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Totals                       36   6   8   6       2   6      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Chaney (4,off Ruhle); Whisenton (1,off Pladson).
HR: Hubbard (3,3rd inning off Ruhle 2 on 1 out); Horner (29,3rd inning off
Ruhle 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Miller (10,2nd base off Ruhle/Bochy).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy 2b                  4   1   3   2       0   1       1   3
Cedeno cf                     5   0   1   2       0   0       3   0
Cruz lf                       5   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Leonard rf                    3   1   2   0       2   0       1   0
Cabell 1b                     5   0   1   1       0   1      12   0
Howe 3b                       5   0   0   0       0   1       0   5
Gonzalez ss                   3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Reynolds ph,ss              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bochy c                       2   2   1   0       1   0       5   0
  Puhl ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ruhle p                       1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pladson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Baldwin ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bergman ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Dixon p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pujols c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       38   5  11   5       3   5      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Cabell (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (25,off McWilliams); Cabell (28,off B. McLaughlin).
3B: Landestoy (6,off McWilliams).
HBP: Landestoy (1,by McWilliams).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Landestoy (12,2nd base off McWilliams/Nolan); Leonard 2 (19,2nd base off
B. McLaughlin/Nolan,2nd base off Garber/Nolan).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McWilliams                    4     6   4   4   2   1   0  21
B. McLaughlin W(2-3)          2.2   3   1   1   0   3   0  11
Garber SV(24)                 2.1   2   0   0   1   1   0  10
Totals                        9    11   5   5   3   5   0  42

WP: McWilliams (2).
HBP: McWilliams (4,Landestoy).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle L(2-4)                  2.2   4   5   3   0   1   2  13
Pladson                       1.1   3   1   1   1   0   0   8
LaCorte                       2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Dixon                         2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Sambito                       1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        9     8   6   4   2   6   2  38


Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:53   Attendance: 11369


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Miller              cf        Landestoy           2b
2. Hubbard             2b        Cedeno              cf
3. Matthews            rf        Cruz                lf
4. Horner              3b        Leonard             rf
5. Murphy              1b        Cabell              1b
6. Whisenton           lf        Howe                3b
7. Nolan               c         Gonzalez            ss
8. Chaney              ss        Bochy               c
9. McWilliams          p         Ruhle               p

BRAVES 1ST: Miller grounded out (third to first); Hubbard
grounded out (third to first); Matthews flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy singled; Landestoy stole second;
McWilliams threw a wild pitch [Landestoy to third]; Cedeno flied
out to left; Cruz was called out on strikes; Leonard walked;
Cabell flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Horner lined to left; Murphy grounded out (second to
first); Whisenton grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe flied out to left; Gonzalez singled; Bochy
singled [Gonzalez to second]; Ruhle forced Gonzalez (pitcher to
third) [Bochy to second]; Landestoy tripled [Bochy scored, Ruhle
scored]; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Nolan reached on an error by Cabell [Nolan to
first]; Chaney doubled [Nolan to third]; McWilliams struck out;
Miller singled [Nolan scored (unearned), Chaney to third];
Miller stole second; Hubbard homered [Chaney scored, Miller
scored]; Matthews grounded out (third to first); Horner homered
(unearned); PLADSON REPLACED RUHLE (PITCHING); Murphy popped to
first in foul territory; 5 R (3 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Leonard
singled; Cabell flied out to right; Howe flied out to left; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Whisenton doubled; Nolan flied out to left; Chaney
singled [Whisenton scored]; McWilliams singled [Chaney to
second]; Miller grounded out (second to first) [Chaney to third,
McWilliams to second]; Hubbard walked; Matthews forced Hubbard
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Gonzalez flied out to left; Bochy walked; BALDWIN
BATTED FOR PLADSON; Baldwin popped to first in foul territory;
Landestoy was hit by a pitch [Bochy to second]; Cedeno doubled
[Bochy scored, Landestoy scored]; Cruz flied out to left; 2 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 4.

BRAVES 5TH: LACORTE REPLACED BALDWIN (PITCHING); Horner flied
out to center; Murphy grounded out (second to first); Whisenton
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: OFFICE REPLACED MCWILLIAMS (PLAYING CF); MILLER
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); B. MCLAUGHLIN REPLACED WHISENTON
(PITCHING); Leonard lined to first; Cabell flied out to center;
Howe was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 4.

BRAVES 6TH: Nolan grounded out (first unassisted); Chaney flied
out to left; Office struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Gonzalez struck out; Bochy flied out to left;
BERGMAN BATTED FOR LACORTE; Bergman singled; Landestoy struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 4.

BRAVES 7TH: DIXON REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Miller struck
out; Hubbard popped to catcher in foul territory; Matthews
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Cruz grounded
out (second to first); Leonard singled; Leonard stole second;
Cabell doubled [Leonard scored]; GARBER REPLACED HUBBARD
(PITCHING); ROYSTER REPLACED B. MCLAUGHLIN (PLAYING 2B); Howe
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 5.

BRAVES 8TH: Horner singled; Murphy flied out to right; Royster
lined to center; Nolan grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: REYNOLDS BATTED FOR GONZALEZ; Reynolds grounded out
(second to first); PUHL BATTED FOR BOCHY; Puhl singled; WALLING
BATTED FOR DIXON; Walling forced Puhl (second to shortstop);
Landestoy singled [Walling to second]; Cedeno flied out to
center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: PUJOLS REPLACED WALLING (PLAYING C ); SAMBITO
REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); REYNOLDS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS);
Chaney grounded out (third to first); Office walked; Miller
struck out; Garber struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Leonard walked;
Leonard stole second; Cabell struck out; Howe flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           6   8   0    5
 Astros           5  11   1   10


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