Atlanta Braves 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 21
Played on Saturday, April 28, 1984 (D) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  2    0  2  0    0  1  0  -   5  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  1  0  -   3  5  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Washington rf                 2   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
  Hall rf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Royster 2b                    5   1   1   0       0   1       2  11
Murphy cf                     5   3   3   4       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   1   0       1   0      10   1
  Jorgensen 1b                0   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Harper lf                     4   0   1   1       0   2       3   0
Ramirez ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Benedict c                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Johnson 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Camp p                        3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garber p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       36   5   8   5       3   5      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Johnson-Royster-Watson.

BATTING - 
3B: Royster (1,off Knepper).
HR: Murphy 2 (4,3rd inning off Knepper 1 on 1 out,5th inning off Knepper 1
on 1 out).
GDP: Harper (3,off Knepper).
IBB: Johnson (1,by Ruhle).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Murphy (3,2nd base off Ruhle/Spilman); Harper (1,2nd base off Ruhle/Spilman);
Ramirez (2,2nd base off Ruhle/Spilman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bass rf                       3   1   2   0       1   0       2   0
Doran 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       5   2
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   1       1   0       2   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Walling 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   0      13   0
Knight 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   8
Spilman c                     4   0   1   1       0   0       4   2
Reynolds ss                   2   0   0   1       0   0       0   4
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cabell ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ruhle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       30   3   5   3       3   1      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Doran-Walling.
E: Doran (2), Reynolds (2).

BATTING - 
SF: Reynolds (2,off Garber).
GDP: Doran (1,off Camp).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bass (4,2nd base off Camp/Benedict).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Camp W(2-0)                   6.1   4   2   2   3   1   0  25
Garber SV(1)                  2.2   1   1   1   0   0   0   9
Totals                        9     5   3   3   3   1   0  34

BK: Garber (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(2-3)                7     6   4   4   2   3   2  29
Ruhle                         2     2   1   1   1   2   0  10
Totals                        9     8   5   5   3   5   2  39

IBB: Ruhle (3,Johnson).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 18899


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Washington          rf        Bass                rf
2. Royster             2b        Doran               2b
3. Murphy              cf        Cruz                lf
4. Watson              1b        Mumphrey            cf
5. Harper              lf        Walling             1b
6. Ramirez             ss        Knight              3b
7. Benedict            c         Spilman             c
8. Johnson             3b        Reynolds            ss
9. Camp                p         Knepper             p

BRAVES 1ST: Washington struck out; Royster tripled; Murphy
reached on a fielder's choice [Royster out at home (shortstop to
catcher to third)]; Watson walked [Murphy to second]; Harper
struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bass grounded out (second to first); Doran flied out
to left; Cruz walked; Mumphrey grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Ramirez singled; Benedict grounded out (third to
first) [Ramirez to second]; Johnson grounded out (third to
first); Camp grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Walling grounded out (second to first); Knight
walked; Spilman forced Knight (first to shortstop) [Spilman to
first]; Reynolds flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Washington singled; Royster made an out to second;
Murphy homered [Washington scored]; Watson flied out to right;
Harper struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Knepper grounded out (second to first); Bass walked;
Bass stole second; Doran struck out; Cruz flied out to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Ramirez reached on an error by Reynolds [Ramirez to
first]; Benedict forced Ramirez (third to second) [Benedict to
first]; Johnson grounded out (third to first) [Benedict to
second]; Camp grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Mumphrey grounded out (second to first); Walling
grounded out (second to first); Knight grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Washington walked; Royster forced Washington (third
to second) [Royster to first]; Murphy homered [Royster scored];
Watson singled; Harper grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Watson out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: HALL REPLACED WASHINGTON (PLAYING RF); Spilman
grounded out (second to first); Reynolds grounded out (first
unassisted); Knepper flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 4, Astros 0.

BRAVES 6TH: Ramirez grounded out (second to first); Benedict
grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson flied out to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bass singled; Doran grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Bass out at second]; Cruz flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

BRAVES 7TH: Camp flied out to right; Hall grounded out (third to
first); Royster grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Mumphrey singled; Walling singled [Mumphrey to
second]; Knight flied out to center [Mumphrey to third]; Spilman
singled [Mumphrey scored, Walling to third]; GARBER REPLACED
CAMP (PITCHING); Reynolds hit a sacrifice fly to right [Walling
scored]; CABELL BATTED FOR KNEPPER; Cabell forced Spilman
(shortstop to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 2.

BRAVES 8TH: RUHLE REPLACED CABELL (PITCHING); Murphy singled;
Watson flied out to left; Murphy stole second; Harper singled
[Murphy scored]; Harper stole second; Ramirez reached on an
error by Doran [Harper to third, Ramirez to first]; Benedict
made an out to second; Ramirez stole second; Johnson was walked
intentionally; Garber struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Braves
5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: JORGENSEN REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 1B); Bass
singled; Garber balked [Bass to second]; Doran grounded out
(second to first) [Bass to third]; Cruz grounded out (second to
first) [Bass scored]; Mumphrey grounded out (pitcher to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

BRAVES 9TH: Hall grounded out (pitcher to first); Royster struck
out; Murphy grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Walling grounded out (second to first); Knight
grounded out (third to first); Spilman flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5   8   0    7
 Astros           3   5   2    4


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