Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 3
Regular Season Game 100
Played on Thursday, September 24, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  1    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  5  0
HOU N    2  1  2    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   5 14  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Linares lf                    4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
Washington rf                 4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Horner 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Chambliss 1b                  2   1   0   0       2   0      12   0
Murphy cf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Hubbard 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   7
  Butler ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sinatro c                     2   1   1   1       1   0       3   1
  Asselstine ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gomez ss                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jacoby ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Royster ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Camp p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pocoroba ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
McWilliams p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Bedrosian p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ramirez ss                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Totals                       31   3   5   3       4   5      24  14

BATTING - 
2B: Linares 2 (9,off Knepper 2); Murphy (12,off Knepper).
GDP: Linares (10,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thon 3b                       5   0   3   0       0   1       1   4
Garner 2b                     4   1   1   0       1   0       4   2
Scott cf                      4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   3   0       0   0       3   0
Howe 1b                       4   1   2   2       0   0       6   0
Woods rf                      1   0   0   1       0   0       2   0
  Puhl ph,rf                  2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Garcia ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Pujols c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Knepper p                     3   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
  D. Smith p                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  14   5       1   3      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garcia-Garner-Howe.

BATTING - 
2B: Scott (18,off McWilliams).
3B: Howe (4,off McWilliams); Cruz (3,off Garber).
HR: Knepper (1,2nd inning off McWilliams 0 on 1 out).
SF: Woods (2,off McWilliams).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Thon (1,3rd base by McWilliams/Sinatro).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McWilliams L(1-1)             2.1   8   5   5   1   1   1  15
Bedrosian                     0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Garber                        3     3   0   0   0   1   0  12
Camp                          2     3   0   0   0   1   0   9
Totals                        8    14   5   5   1   3   1  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(9-4)                7.2   5   3   3   4   4   0  31
D. Smith SV(8)                1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     5   3   3   4   5   0  35


Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 2:17   Attendance: 23341


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Linares             lf        Thon                3b
2. Washington          rf        Garner              2b
3. Horner              3b        Scott               cf
4. Chambliss           1b        Cruz                lf
5. Murphy              cf        Howe                1b
6. Hubbard             2b        Woods               rf
7. Sinatro             c         Garcia              ss
8. Gomez               ss        Pujols              c
9. McWilliams          p         Knepper             p

BRAVES 1ST: Linares flied out to right; Washington was called
out on strikes; Horner flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Thon singled to left; Garner walked [Thon to
second]; Thon was caught stealing third (catcher to third)
[Garner to second (on throw to 3b)]; Scott doubled to left
[Garner scored]; Cruz singled to first [Scott to third]; Howe
singled to right [Scott scored, Cruz to second]; Woods flied out
to center; Garcia flied out to right; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 2.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Pujols struck out; Knepper homered; Thon made an out
to pitcher; Garner singled to third; Scott grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Sinatro walked; Gomez made an out to second;
McWilliams struck out; Linares doubled to center [Sinatro
scored]; Washington struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz singled to shortstop; Howe tripled to center
[Cruz scored]; Woods hit a sacrifice fly to center [Howe
scored]; BEDROSIAN REPLACED MCWILLIAMS (PITCHING); Garcia
grounded out (second to first); Pujols flied out to right; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

BRAVES 4TH: Horner grounded out (third to first); Chambliss
walked; Murphy doubled to left [Chambliss scored]; Hubbard made
an out to third; Sinatro singled to left [Murphy scored]; JACOBY
BATTED FOR GOMEZ; Jacoby was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: GARBER REPLACED JACOBY (PITCHING); RAMIREZ REPLACED
BEDROSIAN (PLAYING SS); Knepper grounded out (second to first);
Thon struck out; Garner grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

BRAVES 5TH: Ramirez flied out to center; Linares doubled to
center; Washington flied out to left; Horner made an out to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Scott flied out to center; Cruz tripled to left;
Howe grounded out (third to first); PUHL BATTED FOR WOODS; Puhl
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 5.

BRAVES 6TH: PUHL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Chambliss made an
out to shortstop; Murphy flied out to center; Hubbard singled to
left; Sinatro grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Garcia grounded out (shortstop to first); Pujols
grounded out (third to first); Knepper singled to center; Thon
singled to left [Knepper to second]; Garner forced Thon (third
to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

BRAVES 7TH: ROYSTER BATTED FOR GARBER; Royster walked; Ramirez
flied out to right; Linares grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Royster out at second]; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: CAMP REPLACED ROYSTER (PITCHING); Scott grounded out
(second to first); Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); Howe
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
3, Astros 5.

BRAVES 8TH: Washington flied out to center; Horner flied out to
left; Chambliss walked; D. SMITH REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING);
Murphy forced Chambliss (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Puhl struck out; Garcia grounded out (second to
first); Pujols singled to right; D. Smith singled to right
[Pujols to second]; Thon singled to pitcher [Pujols to third, D.
Smith to second]; Garner made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 3 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: BUTLER BATTED FOR HUBBARD; Butler flied to left in
foul territory; ASSELSTINE BATTED FOR SINATRO; Asselstine
grounded out (second to first); POCOROBA BATTED FOR CAMP;
Pocoroba was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           3   5   0    5
 Astros           5  14   0    9


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