Atlanta Braves 5, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 6
Played on Sunday, April 11, 1982 (D) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  2
ATL N    0  0  0    3  0  0    1  1  x  -   5  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Garner 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
Scott cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Knight 3b                     3   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Howe 1b                       3   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
Thon ss                       3   0   0   0       0   1       4   4
Ryan p                        1   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Heep ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   5   0       1   5      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ashby-Thon, Thon-Knight.
E: Ashby (3), Knight (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Knight (3,off Mahler); Howe (2,off Mahler).
GDP: Thon (1,off Mahler).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garner (1,2nd base off Mahler/Benedict).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Butler cf                     3   0   1   1       1   1       1   0
Hubbard 2b                    2   0   0   0       1   0       1   7
Washington rf                 4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Horner 3b                     3   2   1   1       1   1       0   2
Murphy lf                     3   1   1   2       1   0       3   0
Chambliss 1b                  3   1   1   0       1   0      12   2
xBenedict c                   3   1   0   0       0   1       5   0
Ramirez ss                    4   0   2   1       0   1       1   1
Mahler p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       3   2
Totals                       28   5   6   5       5   6      27  14

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Mahler-Ramirez, Horner-Hubbard-Chambliss.

BATTING - 
HR: Murphy (3,4th inning off Ryan 1 on 2 out); Horner (1,8th inning off LaCorte
0 on 1 out).
SH: Hubbard (2,off Ryan).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Butler (3,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby).
CS: Ramirez (1,2nd base by Ryan/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan L(0-2)                   5     4   3   2   3   3   1  21
Smith                         2     1   1   0   0   1   0   8
LaCorte                       1     1   1   1   2   2   1   6
Totals                        8     6   5   3   5   6   2  35

WP: Ryan (1), Smith (1), LaCorte (1).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mahler W(2-0)                 9     5   0   0   1   5   0  31

WP: Mahler (1).

Umpires: HP - Dave Pallone, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 2:14   Attendance: 11322


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Puhl                rf        Butler              cf
2. Garner              2b        Hubbard             2b
3. Scott               cf        Washington          rf
4. Cruz                lf        Horner              3b
5. Ashby               c         Murphy              lf
6. Knight              3b        Chambliss           1b
7. Howe                1b        Benedict            c
8. Thon                ss        Ramirez             ss
9. Ryan                p         Mahler              p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl struck out; Garner grounded out (second to
first); Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Butler flied out to center; Hubbard walked;
Washington forced Hubbard (second to shortstop); Ryan threw a
wild pitch [Washington to second]; Horner struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz flied out to center; Ashby grounded out
(shortstop to first); Knight doubled to left; Mahler threw a
wild pitch [Knight to third]; Howe grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Murphy popped to catcher in foul territory;
Chambliss popped to third in foul territory; Benedict grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Thon struck out; Ryan struck out; Puhl grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Ramirez singled to center; Mahler struck out; Butler
struck out while Ramirez was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner walked; Garner stole second; Scott lined into
a double play (pitcher to shortstop) [Garner out at second];
Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Hubbard grounded out (pitcher to first); Washington
flied to left in foul territory; Horner walked; Murphy homered
[Horner scored]; Chambliss singled to center; Benedict reached
on catcher's interference by Ashby [Chambliss to second];
Ramirez singled to left [Chambliss scored (unearned), Benedict
to third]; Mahler grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R (2 ER), 3
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby grounded out (second to first); Knight singled
to right; Howe singled to shortstop [Knight to second]; Thon
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Howe out
at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Butler walked; Butler stole second; Hubbard out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Butler to third]; Washington
lined into a double play (shortstop to third) [Butler out at
third]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 6TH: HEEP BATTED FOR RYAN; Heep grounded out (first
unassisted); Puhl flied out to right; Garner struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

BRAVES 6TH: SMITH REPLACED HEEP (PITCHING); Horner grounded out
(shortstop to first); Murphy grounded out (shortstop to first);
Chambliss made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Scott grounded out (first to pitcher); Cruz struck
out; Ashby singled to right; Knight flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

BRAVES 7TH: Benedict reached on an error by Knight [Benedict to
second]; Smith threw a wild pitch [Benedict to third]; Ramirez
grounded out (third to first); Mahler struck out; Butler singled
to center [Benedict scored (unearned)]; Hubbard forced Butler
(third to second); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Howe doubled to left; Thon grounded out (third to
first); WALLING BATTED FOR SMITH; Walling grounded out (second
to first) [Howe to third]; Puhl grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

BRAVES 8TH: LACORTE REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); Washington
flied out to center; Horner homered; Murphy walked; Chambliss
walked [Murphy to second]; Benedict was called out on strikes;
LaCorte threw a wild pitch [Murphy to third, Chambliss to
second]; Ramirez struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Garner flied out to left; Scott flied out to left;
Cruz grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   5   2    4
 Braves           5   6   0    6


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