Houston Astros 3, Atlanta Braves 0
Regular Season Game 98
Played on Tuesday, September 22, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  0
HOU N    1  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   3 12  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Butler cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Washington rf                 4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Horner 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Chambliss 1b                  3   0   1   0       0   0      10   2
Linares lf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Hubbard 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Ramirez ss                    2   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
  Smith ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sinatro c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Owen c                        2   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Asselstine ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gomez ss                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Perry p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Bedrosian p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Pocoroba ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Montefusco p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Whisenton ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       29   0   3   0       0   3      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Chambliss-Ramirez-Chambliss, Bedrosian-Owen-Chambliss.

BATTING - 
GDP: Linares (9,off Sutton).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Butler (1,2nd base by Sutton/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
Garner 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       3   4
Scott cf                      4   1   3   1       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       2   0   1   1       1   0       2   0
Heep 1b                       3   0   1   1       1   1      10   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Ashby c                       4   0   2   0       0   0       4   1
Reynolds ss                   3   0   1   0       1   0       1   3
Sutton p                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   3  12   3       4   2      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Garner-Heep.
E: Garner (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Scott (17,off Perry); Puhl (18,off Perry).
SF: Cruz (7,off Perry).
GDP: Reynolds (6,off Perry); Heep (3,off Bedrosian).
IBB: Cruz (4,by Bedrosian); Heep (2,by Montefusco).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Scott (16,2nd base off Montefusco/Owen).
CS: Reynolds (3,2nd base by Garber/Sinatro).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Perry L(7-8)                  4     8   3   3   1   1   0  20
Bedrosian                     1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Montefusco                    2     3   0   0   2   0   0  10
Garber                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    12   3   3   4   2   0  36

Perry faced 2 batters in the 5th inning
BK: Montefusco (1).
IBB: Bedrosian (2,Cruz); Montefusco (2,Heep).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton W(10-8)                9     3   0   0   0   3   0  29


Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Satch Davidson, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 22564


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Butler              cf        Puhl                rf
2. Washington          rf        Garner              2b
3. Horner              3b        Scott               cf
4. Chambliss           1b        Cruz                lf
5. Linares             lf        Heep                1b
6. Hubbard             2b        Howe                3b
7. Ramirez             ss        Ashby               c
8. Owen                c         Reynolds            ss
9. Perry               p         Sutton              p

BRAVES 1ST: Butler singled to right; Washington flied out to
right; Butler was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Horner flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl flied out to left; Garner walked; Scott doubled
to right [Garner to third]; Cruz hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Garner scored, Scott to third]; Heep struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Chambliss flied out to right; Linares made an out to
third; Hubbard grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); Ashby
singled to left; Reynolds grounded into a double play (first to
shortstop to first) [Ashby out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Ramirez made an out to first; Owen made an out to
second; Perry popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Sutton grounded out (third to first); Puhl doubled
to right; Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott
singled to right [Puhl scored]; Cruz singled to center [Scott to
third]; Heep singled to left [Scott scored, Cruz to second];
Howe grounded out (first to pitcher); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: Butler reached on an error by Garner [Butler to
first]; Washington grounded out (second to first) [Butler to
second]; Horner grounded out (third to first) [Butler to third];
Chambliss made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Ashby grounded out (first unassisted); Reynolds made
an out to second; Sutton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Linares singled to right; Hubbard flied out to
center; Ramirez flied out to left; Owen forced Linares (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl singled to center; Garner singled to left [Puhl
to second]; BEDROSIAN REPLACED PERRY (PITCHING); Scott grounded
out (second to first) [Puhl to third, Garner to second]; Cruz
was walked intentionally; Heep grounded into a double play
(pitcher to catcher to first) [Puhl out at home]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 6TH: POCOROBA BATTED FOR BEDROSIAN; Pocoroba struck out;
Butler grounded out (second to first); Washington grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: MONTEFUSCO REPLACED POCOROBA (PITCHING); Howe flied
out to center; Ashby singled to shortstop; Montefusco balked
[Ashby to second]; Reynolds walked; Ashby was picked off second
(catcher to shortstop); Sutton singled to shortstop [Reynolds to
second]; Puhl made an out to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 7TH: Horner struck out; Chambliss singled to center;
Linares grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Chambliss out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Garner lined to third; Scott singled to center;
Scott stole second; Cruz grounded out (second to first) [Scott
to third]; Heep was walked intentionally; Howe flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 8TH: Hubbard grounded out (shortstop to first); SMITH
BATTED FOR RAMIREZ; Smith grounded out (first unassisted);
Debut game for Ken Smith; ASSELSTINE BATTED FOR OWEN;
Asselstine flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: SINATRO REPLACED SMITH (PLAYING C ); GOMEZ REPLACED
ASSELSTINE (PLAYING SS); GARBER REPLACED MONTEFUSCO (PITCHING);
Ashby grounded out (shortstop to first); Debut game for Matt
Sinatro; Reynolds singled to shortstop; Reynolds was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Sutton struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 9TH: WHISENTON BATTED FOR GARBER; Whisenton struck out;
Butler flied out to left; Washington grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           0   3   0    2
 Astros           3  12   1    9


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