Houston Astros 8, Atlanta Braves 5
Regular Season Game 72
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Monday, June 25, 1984 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    1  2  1    0  0  2  -   8 13  1
ATL N    2  0  0    0  1  0    1  1  0  -   5  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   3   3   0       0   0       2   2
Reynolds ss                   4   2   2   2       0   0       3   6
Spilman 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   2       7   0
Cruz lf                       5   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Knight 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Puhl rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Bailey c                      4   2   2   3       0   0       8   1
LaCoss p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Bass ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  13   8       1   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Smith (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (8,off Barker); Spilman (2,off Bedrosian).
3B: Reynolds (5,off Barker).
HR: Bailey 2 (4,6th inning off Dedmon 0 on 1 out,9th inning off Bedrosian 0
on 0 out).
SH: Reynolds (7,off Bedrosian).
SF: Spilman (3,off Dedmon).
HBP: Knight (1,by Barker).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Doran (7,2nd base off Bedrosian/Trevino).
CS: Mumphrey (4,2nd base by Garber/Trevino); Puhl (4,2nd base by Garber/Trevino).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Ramirez ss                    5   0   3   2       0   0       4   5
Oberkfell 3b                  3   2   1   0       2   0       3   1
Perry lf,1b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
Murphy cf                     3   1   1   1       1   1       1   0
Chambliss 1b                  3   0   1   1       0   0       8   2
  Linares ph,lf               1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Komminsk rf                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dedmon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Royster ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Watson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bedrosian p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Falcone p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Hubbard 2b                    3   1   1   0       1   0       2   2
Trevino c                     4   1   0   0       0   1       3   2
Barker p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Hall rf                     2   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Totals                       33   5   7   5       5   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Trevino (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Murphy (14,off LaCoss).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Ramirez (11,2nd base by Smith/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
LaCoss W(2-0)                 5     5   3   3   1   4   0  21
Smith                         2.1   1   2   1   3   3   0  10
DiPino SV(8)                  1.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   7
Totals                        9     7   5   4   5   7   0  38

WP: LaCoss (1).
BK: Smith (1).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Barker L(6-7)                 4     7   5   5   0   2   0  20
Dedmon                        2     2   1   1   0   0   1   8
Garber                        2     1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Bedrosian                     0.2   3   2   2   0   0   1   5
Falcone                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    13   8   8   1   3   2  40

Barker faced 2 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Dedmon (2).
HBP: Barker (2,Knight).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Bob Davidson, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Joe West
Ejections: ATL Manager Joe Torre by Bob Davidson [Call at 1B]
Time of Game: 3:13   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Doran               2b        Ramirez             ss
2. Reynolds            ss        Oberkfell           3b
3. Spilman             1b        Perry               lf
4. Cruz                lf        Murphy              cf
5. Mumphrey            cf        Chambliss           1b
6. Knight              3b        Komminsk            rf
7. Puhl                rf        Hubbard             2b
8. Bailey              c         Trevino             c
9. LaCoss              p         Barker              p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled to right; Reynolds singled to left
[Doran to second]; Spilman was called out on strikes; Cruz
doubled to left [Doran scored, Reynolds to third]; Mumphrey
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Reynolds scored]; Knight
flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Ramirez grounded out (first unassisted); Oberkfell
walked; Perry struck out; Murphy doubled to left [Oberkfell
scored]; LaCoss threw a wild pitch [Murphy to third]; Chambliss
singled to left [Murphy scored]; Komminsk forced Chambliss
(shortstop unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves
2.

ASTROS 2ND: Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first); Bailey made
an out to third; LaCoss struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Hubbard flied out to left; Trevino struck out;
Barker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran grounded out (first to pitcher); Reynolds
grounded out (shortstop to first); Spilman grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Ramirez grounded out (pitcher to first); Oberkfell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Perry flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz singled to right; Mumphrey singled to left
[Cruz to second]; Knight was hit by a pitch [Cruz to third,
Mumphrey to second]; Puhl made an out to third; Bailey forced
Knight (first to shortstop) [Cruz scored, Mumphrey to third];
LaCoss made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
3, Braves 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Murphy flied out to center; Chambliss flied out to
center; Komminsk was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Doran singled to center; Reynolds tripled to right
[Doran scored]; DEDMON REPLACED KOMMINSK (PITCHING); HALL
REPLACED BARKER (PLAYING RF); Spilman hit a sacrifice fly to
left [Reynolds scored]; Cruz singled to shortstop; Mumphrey
forced Cruz (second to shortstop); Dedmon threw a wild pitch
[Mumphrey to second]; Knight grounded out (third to first); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 2.

BRAVES 5TH: Hubbard singled to center; Trevino flied out to
right; Hall grounded out (shortstop to first) [Hubbard to
second]; Ramirez singled to left [Hubbard scored]; Oberkfell
singled to right [Ramirez to third]; Perry grounded out
(shortstop to first); Braves manager Joe Torre ejected by 1B
umpire Bob Davidson; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves
3.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl made an out to third; Bailey homered; BASS
BATTED FOR LACOSS; Bass grounded out (second to first); Doran
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Braves 3.

BRAVES 6TH: SMITH REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); Murphy struck out;
Chambliss flied out to right; ROYSTER BATTED FOR DEDMON; Royster
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 3.

ASTROS 7TH: GARBER REPLACED ROYSTER (PITCHING); Reynolds
grounded out (first unassisted); Spilman was called out on
strikes; Cruz flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Braves 3.

BRAVES 7TH: Hubbard walked; Trevino forced Hubbard (shortstop to
second); Trevino was picked off first but was safe on an error
by Smith [Trevino to second]; Hall struck out; Ramirez singled
to center [Trevino scored (unearned)]; Ramirez was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Mumphrey singled to left; Mumphrey was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); Knight flied out to left;
Puhl walked; Puhl was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 4.

BRAVES 8TH: Oberkfell walked; Smith balked [Oberkfell to
second]; Perry grounded out (second to first) [Oberkfell to
third]; Murphy walked; LINARES BATTED FOR CHAMBLISS; DIPINO
REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Linares forced Murphy (second to
shortstop) [Oberkfell scored]; WATSON BATTED FOR GARBER; Watson
flied out to left; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: PERRY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); LINARES STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BEDROSIAN REPLACED WATSON (PITCHING);
Bailey homered; DiPino flied out to right; Doran singled to
left; Doran stole second [Doran to third (error by Trevino)];
Reynolds out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Doran
scored]; Spilman doubled to left; FALCONE REPLACED BEDROSIAN
(PITCHING); Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 5.

BRAVES 9TH: Hubbard popped to catcher in foul territory; Trevino
grounded out (shortstop to first); Hall walked; Ramirez singled
to center [Hall to second]; Oberkfell forced Ramirez (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  13   1    5
 Braves           5   7   1    6


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