Atlanta Braves 7, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 61
Played on Tuesday, June 15, 1982 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  2    0  1  1    0  0  3  -   7 14  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Washington rf                 4   2   2   0       1   1       1   0
Ramirez ss                    5   0   2   0       0   1       0   4
Murphy cf                     5   2   3   1       0   1       4   0
Horner 3b                     4   1   2   3       1   0       0   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       6   0
  Chambliss 1b                1   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Linares lf                    4   1   1   1       1   1       6   0
Benedict c                    4   0   2   0       1   1       5   0
Johnson 2b                    4   0   0   1       0   0       2   2
Walk p                        4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Totals                       38   7  14   7       5   7      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Horner (15,off Knepper); Murphy (10,off LaCorte); Linares (3,off LaCorte).
SH: Walk (4,off LaCorte).
SF: Johnson (1,off LaCorte).
GDP: Watson (1,off LaCoss); Linares (2,off Cappuzzello).
IBB: Washington (3,by LaCorte).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Washington (9,2nd base off Knepper/Ashby); Murphy 2 (7,2nd base off Knepper/Ashby,3rd
base off Knepper/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Walling 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Puhl rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Knight 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Garner 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       5   7
Ashby c                       4   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Scott cf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Thon ss                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Knepper p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  LaCoss p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spilman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cappuzzello p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   0   4   0       1   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Thon-Garner-Walling, Thon-Garner-Walling.
E: Thon (5).

BATTING - 
HBP: Scott (1,by Walk); Knight (3,by Walk).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Walling (3,2nd base off Walk/Benedict).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Walk W(6-4)                   9     4   0   0   1   5   0  34

HBP: Walk 2 (5,Scott,Knight).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(2-8)                4.1   7   3   2   1   5   0  22
LaCoss                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Smith                         0.1   2   1   1   1   0   0   4
Cappuzzello                   1.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   6
LaCorte                       2     4   3   3   2   1   0  12
Totals                        9    14   7   6   5   7   0  45

IBB: LaCorte (1,Washington).

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Dave Pallone, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 17837


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Washington          rf        Walling             1b
2. Ramirez             ss        Puhl                rf
3. Murphy              cf        Knight              3b
4. Horner              3b        Cruz                lf
5. Watson              1b        Garner              2b
6. Linares             lf        Ashby               c
7. Benedict            c         Scott               cf
8. Johnson             2b        Thon                ss
9. Walk                p         Knepper             p

BRAVES 1ST: Washington singled to right; Ramirez singled to
right [Washington to second]; Murphy was called out on strikes;
Horner flied out to center; Watson struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Walling flied out to left; Puhl flied out to center;
Knight grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Linares struck out; Benedict singled to shortstop;
Johnson flied out to left; Walk struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz flied out to left; Garner struck out; Ashby was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Washington singled to center; Ramirez singled to
right [Washington to second]; Murphy forced Ramirez (third to
second) [Washington to third]; Horner doubled to left [Murphy
scored, Washington scored]; Watson flied out to right [Horner to
third]; Linares grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Scott grounded out (first unassisted); Thon grounded
out (shortstop to first); Knepper struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Benedict grounded out (second to first); Johnson
flied out to left; Walk flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling flied out to left; Puhl popped to second;
Knight singled to right; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Washington reached on an error by Thon; Washington
stole second; Ramirez struck out; Murphy singled to center
[Washington scored (unearned)]; Murphy stole second; Murphy
stole third; Horner walked; LACOSS REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING);
Watson grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Horner out at second]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Garner grounded out (second to first); Ashby singled
to right; Scott was hit by a pitch [Ashby to second]; Thon flied
out to left; SPILMAN BATTED FOR LACOSS; Spilman flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: SMITH REPLACED SPILMAN (PITCHING); Linares walked;
Benedict singled to left [Linares to second]; Johnson grounded
out (second to first) [Benedict to second, Linares to third];
Walk singled to left [Benedict to third, Linares scored];
CAPPUZZELLO REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Washington struck out;
Ramirez grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling grounded out (shortstop to first); Puhl
walked; Knight was hit by a pitch [Puhl to second]; Cruz struck
out; Garner singled to third [Knight to second, Puhl to third];
Ashby flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros
0.

BRAVES 7TH: Murphy singled to center; Horner grounded out
(second to first) [Murphy to second]; Watson walked; Linares
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Watson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros
0.

ASTROS 7TH: Scott popped to second; Thon flied out to center;
REYNOLDS BATTED FOR CAPPUZZELLO; Reynolds flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

BRAVES 8TH: LACORTE REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING); Benedict
walked; Johnson forced Benedict (shortstop to second); Walk out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Johnson to second];
Washington was walked intentionally; Ramirez grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: CHAMBLISS REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 1B); Walling
singled to center; Walling stole second; Puhl popped to first in
foul territory; Knight grounded out (first unassisted) [Walling
to third]; Cruz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Braves 4, Astros 0.

BRAVES 9TH: Murphy doubled to left; Horner singled to left
[Murphy scored]; Chambliss singled to right [Horner to third];
Linares doubled to center [Chambliss to third, Horner scored];
Benedict struck out; Johnson hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Linares to third, Chambliss scored]; Walk grounded out
(shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Garner flied out to right; Ashby flied out to
center; Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           7  14   0   11
 Astros           0   4   1    7


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