Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 2
Regular Season Game 35
Played on Friday, May 13, 1983 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  7  1
HOU N    4  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   5  9  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Washington rf                 4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Ramirez ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Murphy cf                     4   2   2   1       0   0       3   0
Chambliss 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0      12   0
Harper lf                     3   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Hubbard 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Royster 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Benedict c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Behenna p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Mahler p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forster p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Butler ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bedrosian p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       0   2      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Mahler (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Murphy (10,4th inning off LaCoss 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Harper (1,by LaCoss).
GDP: Royster (1,off LaCoss).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Murphy (6,2nd base off LaCoss/Ashby).
CS: Harper (3,2nd base by LaCoss/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Puhl rf                       4   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Thon ss                       4   1   2   2       0   0       0   4
Garner 3b                     3   1   1   0       1   1       0   3
Cruz lf                       4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Spilman 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   0      15   0
Ashby c                       4   0   0   1       0   0       2   1
Doran 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       3   6
LaCoss p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       33   5   9   5       1   3      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thon-Doran-Spilman.

BATTING - 
2B: Thon 2 (8,off Behenna 2).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (5,2nd base off Mahler/Benedict); Garner (4,2nd base off Bedrosian/Benedict).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Behenna L(3-1)                2     7   5   5   1   1   0  14
Mahler                        3     1   0   0   0   1   0  10
Forster                       2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Bedrosian                     1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     9   5   5   1   3   0  34

Behenna faced 1 batter in the 3rd inning
BK: Behenna 2 (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
LaCoss W(2-3)                 9     7   2   2   0   2   1  33

HBP: LaCoss (2,Harper).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Charlie Williams
Time of Game: 1:53   Attendance: 17757


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Washington          rf        Moreno              cf
2. Ramirez             ss        Puhl                rf
3. Murphy              cf        Thon                ss
4. Chambliss           1b        Garner              3b
5. Harper              lf        Cruz                lf
6. Hubbard             2b        Spilman             1b
7. Royster             3b        Ashby               c
8. Benedict            c         Doran               2b
9. Behenna             p         LaCoss              p

BRAVES 1ST: Washington flied out to left; Ramirez grounded out
(second to first); Murphy grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Moreno grounded out (second to first); Puhl singled
to center; Thon doubled to left [Puhl scored]; Behenna balked
[Thon to third]; Garner walked; Cruz singled to right [Thon
scored, Garner to second]; Spilman singled to right [Garner
scored, Cruz to third]; Ashby grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Cruz scored, Spilman to second]; Doran lined to second; 4 R, 4
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

BRAVES 2ND: Chambliss flied out to center; Harper was hit by a
pitch; Harper was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
Hubbard flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: LaCoss flied out to left; Moreno flied out to
center; Puhl singled to center; Behenna balked [Puhl to second];
Thon doubled to center [Puhl scored]; Garner was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

BRAVES 3RD: Royster flied out to left; Benedict grounded out
(pitcher to first); Behenna grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz singled to left; MAHLER REPLACED BEHENNA
(PITCHING); Cruz stole second; Spilman grounded out (first
unassisted) [Cruz to third]; Ashby grounded out (second to
first); Doran struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 5.

BRAVES 4TH: Washington struck out; Ramirez struck out; Murphy
homered; Chambliss grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: LaCoss flied out to center; Moreno singled to right;
Moreno was picked off first but was safe on an error by Mahler
[Moreno to second]; Puhl flied out to right [Moreno to third];
Thon grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 5.

BRAVES 5TH: Harper singled to shortstop; Hubbard singled to left
[Harper to second]; Royster grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Harper to third, Hubbard out at
second]; Benedict grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Garner grounded out (third to first); Cruz flied out
to left; Spilman flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 1, Astros 5.

BRAVES 6TH: SMITH BATTED FOR MAHLER; Smith grounded out (third
to first); Washington grounded out (shortstop to first); Ramirez
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: FORSTER REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Ashby grounded
out (third to first); Doran flied out to left; LaCoss struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

BRAVES 7TH: Murphy made an out to second; Chambliss singled to
left; Harper singled to center [Chambliss to second]; Hubbard
flied out to center [Chambliss to third]; Royster flied out to
center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Moreno grounded out (second to first); Puhl grounded
out (second to first); Thon grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

BRAVES 8TH: Benedict grounded out (shortstop to first); BUTLER
BATTED FOR FORSTER; Butler grounded out (second to first);
Washington singled to left; Ramirez grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BEDROSIAN REPLACED BUTLER (PITCHING); Garner singled
to center; Garner stole second; Cruz grounded out (second to
first) [Garner to third]; Spilman lined to first; Ashby flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: Murphy singled to left; Murphy stole second;
Chambliss flied out to center [Murphy to third]; Harper grounded
out (second to first) [Murphy scored]; Hubbard grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           2   7   1    4
 Astros           5   9   0    5


Data courtesy of Retrosheet