Houston Astros 3, Atlanta Braves 1
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Sunday, April 22, 1984 (D) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   3 10  2
ATL N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bass rf                       4   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Cabell 1b                     4   1   1   1       1   0       9   1
Cruz lf                       5   0   4   1       0   0       0   0
Mumphrey cf                   5   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Knight 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Garner 2b                     2   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ruhle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       1   0       6   1
Reynolds ss                   3   1   1   1       0   0       2   5
Niekro p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Doran 2b                    2   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       35   3  10   3       4   2      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Knight (2), Garner (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Reynolds (2,3rd inning off Falcone 0 on 0 out); Cabell (1,3rd inning off
Falcone 0 on 2 out).
SH: Reynolds (2,off Mahler).
IBB: Bass (1,by Mahler).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Doran (3,2nd base off Garber/Benedict).
CS: Cruz (2,2nd base by Falcone/Benedict).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hall lf,rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Ramirez ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
Washington rf                 2   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
  Watson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Murphy cf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Horner 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Chambliss 1b                  4   1   1   1       0   0      10   1
Royster 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Benedict c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Falcone p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jorgensen ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Mahler p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Forster p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Perry ph,lf                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   1   5   1       1   6      27  15

BATTING - 
HR: Chambliss (2,5th inning off Niekro 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Washington 2 (5,2nd base off Niekro/Ashby 2).
CS: Ramirez (1,2nd base by Smith/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(2-3)                 5     2   1   1   0   3   1  18
Smith                         2     2   0   0   1   0   0   8
Ruhle                         0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
DiPino SV(3)                  1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     5   1   1   1   6   1  34


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Falcone L(0-3)                5     5   2   2   2   1   2  21
Mahler                        2.1   3   0   0   1   0   0  11
Forster                       0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Garber                        1     2   1   1   1   0   0   6
Totals                        9    10   3   3   4   2   2  40

IBB: Mahler (2,Bass).

Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 6891


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Bass                rf        Hall                lf
2. Cabell              1b        Ramirez             ss
3. Cruz                lf        Washington          rf
4. Mumphrey            cf        Murphy              cf
5. Knight              3b        Horner              3b
6. Garner              2b        Chambliss           1b
7. Ashby               c         Royster             2b
8. Reynolds            ss        Benedict            c
9. Niekro              p         Falcone             p

ASTROS 1ST: Bass flied out to center; Cabell flied out to
center; Cruz singled; Mumphrey flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Hall grounded out (second to first); Ramirez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Washington singled;
Washington stole second; Murphy struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Knight grounded out (third to first); Garner flied
out to center; Ashby grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Horner flied out to center; Chambliss flied out to
center; Royster popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds homered; Niekro struck out; Bass made an
out to third; Cabell homered; Cruz singled; Mumphrey forced Cruz
(shortstop to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Benedict flied out to right; Falcone made an out to
third; Hall grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Knight flied out to left; Garner walked; Ashby
walked [Garner to second]; Reynolds forced Ashby (second to
shortstop) [Garner to third]; Niekro flied out to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Ramirez flied out to right; Washington reached on an
error by Garner [Washington to first]; Washington stole second;
Murphy grounded out (shortstop to first); Horner struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bass grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell flied
out to left; Cruz singled; Cruz was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Chambliss homered; Royster flied out to center;
Benedict grounded out (shortstop to first); JORGENSEN BATTED FOR
FALCONE; Jorgensen struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: MAHLER REPLACED JORGENSEN (PITCHING); Mumphrey flied
out to right; Knight grounded out (shortstop to first); Garner
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: SMITH REPLACED GARNER (PITCHING); DORAN REPLACED
NIEKRO (PLAYING 2B); Hall grounded out (second to first);
Ramirez singled; Ramirez was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop to first to second); Washington walked; Murphy
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Ashby singled; Reynolds out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to first) [Ashby to second]; Doran grounded out (second
to first) [Ashby to third]; Bass was walked intentionally;
Cabell made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Horner singled; Chambliss forced Horner (second to
shortstop); Royster flied out to center; Benedict flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first); Mumphrey
singled; Knight singled [Mumphrey to third]; WALLING BATTED FOR
SMITH; FORSTER REPLACED MAHLER (PITCHING); Walling struck out;
Ashby forced Knight (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 8TH: PERRY BATTED FOR FORSTER; RUHLE REPLACED WALLING
(PITCHING); Perry singled; Hall struck out; Ramirez reached on
an error by Knight [Perry to second]; WATSON BATTED FOR
WASHINGTON; DIPINO REPLACED RUHLE (PITCHING); Watson grounded
out (pitcher to first) [Perry to third, Ramirez to second];
Murphy struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 9TH: HALL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); GARBER REPLACED
WATSON (PITCHING); PERRY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Reynolds
grounded out (second to first); Doran singled; Doran stole
second; Bass grounded out (second to first) [Doran to third];
Cabell walked; Cruz singled [Doran scored, Cabell to third, Cruz
to second (on throw)]; Mumphrey grounded out (first to pitcher);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 1.

BRAVES 9TH: Horner grounded out (third to first); Chambliss
lined to shortstop; Royster struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Braves 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  10   2   10
 Braves           1   5   0    6


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