Houston Astros 6, Atlanta Braves 2
Regular Season Game 73
Played on Monday, June 28, 1982 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    2  3  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   6  7  2
ATL N    0  0  1    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thon ss                       4   2   2   1       1   0       0   1
Puhl rf                       2   2   0   0       3   0       1   0
Knight 1b                     3   1   2   1       2   1      12   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   2       0   0       1   0
Ashby c                       4   0   1   1       0   0       9   1
Garner 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   4
Scott cf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Ryan p                        3   0   0   0       0   3       0   1
  Heep ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Roberge p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   6   7   5       8   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Knight (9), Ashby (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Scott (9,off Mahler).
SF: Cruz (4,off Mahler).
GDP: Thon (2,off Hanna).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Thon 2 (11,2nd base off Mahler/Pocoroba,3rd base off Mahler/Pocoroba).
CS: Thon (4,2nd base by McWilliams/Pocoroba).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Washington rf                 4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Hubbard 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Chambliss 1b                  3   0   0   0       1   1       6   1
Murphy cf                     3   0   0   0       1   3       5   0
Horner 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Linares lf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Pocoroba c                    4   1   2   1       0   0       7   1
Ramirez ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Mahler p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  McWilliams p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Butler ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Hanna p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   4   2       3  10      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ramirez-Hubbard-Chambliss.
E: Pocoroba (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Pocoroba (2,3rd inning off Ryan 0 on 0 out); Linares (2,5th inning off
Ryan 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(7-8)                   8     4   2   2   3  10   2  32
Roberge                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     4   2   2   3  10   2  35


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mahler L(7-6)                 5.2   7   6   6   4   5   0  28
McWilliams                    2.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Hanna                         1     0   0   0   3   0   0   5
Totals                        9     7   6   6   8   6   0  40


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Gerry Davis, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 12837


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Rain delay of 2:07 sometime in the game; Thon
singled to left; Thon stole second; Thon stole third [Thon
scored (error by Pocoroba)]; Puhl walked; Knight singled to
right [Puhl to third]; Cruz hit a sacrifice fly to left [Puhl
scored]; Ashby forced Knight (first to shortstop); Garner walked
[Ashby to second]; Scott grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 2 R,
2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Washington flied out to left; Hubbard grounded out
(third to first); Chambliss struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Howe popped to second; Ryan was called out on
strikes; Thon walked; Puhl walked [Thon to second]; Knight
singled to center [Puhl to third, Thon scored]; Cruz singled to
right [Knight to third, Puhl scored]; Ashby singled to center
[Cruz to third, Knight scored]; Garner struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Murphy struck out (catcher to first); Horner
grounded out (third to first); Linares grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Scott flied out to center; Howe grounded out
(pitcher to first); Ryan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Pocoroba homered; Ramirez reached on an error by
Knight [Ramirez to first]; Mahler grounded out (second to first)
[Ramirez to second]; Washington struck out [Ramirez to third
(error by Ashby)]; catcher Alan Ashby thought the K was the
third out and tossed the ball to umpire HP Umpire Doug Harvey,
who dropped it; Hubbard grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R, 1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Thon flied out to right; Puhl flied out to center;
Knight struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Chambliss grounded out (first unassisted); Murphy
struck out; Horner grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz grounded out (first unassisted); Ashby flied
out to center; Garner popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Linares homered; Pocoroba singled to right; Ramirez
was called out on strikes; Mahler struck out; Washington struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Scott doubled to right; Howe grounded out (shortstop
to first) [Scott to third]; Ryan was called out on strikes; Thon
singled to left [Scott scored]; MCWILLIAMS REPLACED MAHLER
(PITCHING); Thon was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 2.

BRAVES 6TH: Hubbard singled to right; Chambliss flied out to
center; Murphy was called out on strikes; Horner flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Puhl flied out to left; Knight walked; Cruz flied
out to left; Ashby flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 6, Braves 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Linares struck out; Pocoroba popped to catcher in
foul territory; Ramirez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott
grounded out (pitcher to first); Howe struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 2.

BRAVES 8TH: BUTLER BATTED FOR MCWILLIAMS; Butler walked;
Washington grounded out (pitcher to first) [Butler to second];
Hubbard popped to third in foul territory; Chambliss walked;
Murphy walked [Butler to third, Chambliss to second]; Horner was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 2.

ASTROS 9TH: HANNA REPLACED BUTLER (PITCHING); HEEP BATTED FOR
RYAN; Heep walked; Thon grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Heep out at second]; Puhl walked; Knight
walked [Puhl to second]; Cruz flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 2.

BRAVES 9TH: ROBERGE REPLACED HEEP (PITCHING); Linares flied out
to center; Pocoroba grounded out (second to first); Ramirez
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Braves 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   7   2    7
 Braves           2   4   1    6


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