Atlanta Braves 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 69
Played on Tuesday, June 25, 1985 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  1  0    0  2  3    0  0  0  -   6  8  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  3  0  -   4 12  6
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Komminsk rf                   5   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Ramirez ss                    5   0   1   2       0   1       2   3
Murphy cf                     4   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Horner 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   0      10   1
  Chambliss 1b                1   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Harper lf                     5   1   3   0       0   0       3   0
Oberkfell 3b                  5   1   0   0       0   0       0   4
Hubbard 2b                    2   1   0   0       2   0       1   7
Owen c                        4   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Mahler p                      4   1   1   0       0   3       1   1
  Forster p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutter p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   6   8   3       3   8      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Oberkfell-Hubbard-Horner, Hubbard-Ramirez-Chambliss.

BATTING - 
3B: Ramirez (2,off Knepper).
GDP: Owen (2,off Knepper).
IBB: Hubbard (2,by Knepper).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   1   2   0       1   0       1   1
Bass cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Walling 1b                    5   0   0   1       0   0      10   4
Cruz lf                       4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Mumphrey rf                   4   1   3   2       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       4   1   2   1       0   1       8   1
Garner 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Dawley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spilman ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Thon ss                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   6
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Calhoun p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Knepper p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
  Pankovits 3b                1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       36   4  12   4       2   3      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garner-Doran-Walling.
E: Garner 3 (11), Reynolds 3 (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Doran (12,off Mahler); Knepper (1,off Mahler); Mumphrey (7,off Mahler);
Spilman (1,off Mahler).
HR: Mumphrey (4,8th inning off Mahler 1 on 2 out); Ashby (3,8th inning off
Mahler 0 on 2 out).
SH: Bass (3,off Mahler).
GDP: Bass (3,off Mahler); Doran (6,off Mahler).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (6,2nd base off Mahler/Owen).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mahler W(11-6)                7.2  11   4   4   2   3   2  34
Forster                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Sutter SV(12)                 1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    12   4   4   2   3   2  39


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(7-4)                6     6   6   2   1   4   0  29
Dawley                        2     1   0   0   1   3   0   8
Calhoun                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9     8   6   2   3   8   0  42

IBB: Knepper (3,Hubbard).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Bob Davidson
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 13440


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Komminsk            rf        Doran               2b
2. Ramirez             ss        Bass                cf
3. Murphy              cf        Walling             1b
4. Horner              1b        Cruz                lf
5. Harper              lf        Mumphrey            rf
6. Oberkfell           3b        Ashby               c
7. Hubbard             2b        Garner              3b
8. Owen                c         Reynolds            ss
9. Mahler              p         Knepper             p

BRAVES 1ST: Komminsk grounded out (shortstop to first); Ramirez
lined to third; Murphy grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran doubled; Bass out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to first) [Doran to third]; Walling grounded out (second to
first) [Doran scored]; Cruz singled; Mumphrey singled [Cruz to
second]; Ashby made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Horner singled; Harper singled [Horner to second];
Oberkfell forced Harper (first to shortstop) [Horner to third];
Hubbard lined to third; Owen reached on an error by Garner
[Horner scored (unearned) (no RBI), Oberkfell to second]; Mahler
struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Garner grounded out (third to first); Reynolds
grounded out (first to pitcher); Knepper struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Komminsk grounded out (shortstop to first); Ramirez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Murphy grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran walked; Bass grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Doran out at second]; Walling
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Horner flied out to center; Harper grounded out
(shortstop to first); Oberkfell grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz popped to first in foul territory; Mumphrey
flied out to center; Ashby singled; Garner grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Hubbard reached on an error by Reynolds [Hubbard to
first]; Owen grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Hubbard out at second]; Mahler singled; Komminsk singled
[Mahler to second]; Ramirez tripled [Mahler scored, Komminsk
scored]; Murphy struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Knepper
doubled; Doran flied out to left; Bass singled [Knepper to
third, Bass to second]; Walling grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Horner reached on an error by Reynolds [Horner to
first]; Harper singled to shortstop [Horner to third (error by
Reynolds)]; Oberkfell reached on a fielder's choice [Horner out
at home (first to catcher to third to catcher to shortstop),
Harper to third, Oberkfell to second]; Hubbard was walked
intentionally; Owen reached on an error by Garner [Harper scored
(unearned), Oberkfell to third, Hubbard to second]; Mahler
struck out; Komminsk reached on an error by Garner [Oberkfell
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Hubbard scored (unearned), Owen to
second]; Ramirez struck out; 3 R (0 ER), 1 H, 4 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz struck out; Mumphrey doubled; Ashby struck out;
Garner grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 1.

BRAVES 7TH: DAWLEY REPLACED GARNER (PITCHING); PANKOVITS
REPLACED KNEPPER (PLAYING 3B); Murphy struck out; Horner flied
out to left; Harper grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: CHAMBLISS REPLACED HORNER (PLAYING 1B); Reynolds
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pankovits walked; Doran
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Pankovits out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 8TH: Oberkfell grounded out (shortstop to first); Hubbard
walked; Owen singled [Hubbard to third]; Mahler struck out;
Komminsk struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Bass grounded out (second to first); Walling flied
out to left; Cruz singled; Cruz stole second; Mumphrey homered
[Cruz scored]; Ashby homered; SPILMAN BATTED FOR DAWLEY; Spilman
doubled; DAVIS BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; FORSTER REPLACED MAHLER
(PITCHING); Davis flied out to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 4.

BRAVES 9TH: THON REPLACED SPILMAN (PLAYING SS); CALHOUN REPLACED
DAVIS (PITCHING); Ramirez grounded out (shortstop to first);
Murphy walked; Chambliss struck out; Harper singled [Murphy to
second]; Oberkfell grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: SUTTER REPLACED FORSTER (PITCHING); Pankovits
grounded out (third to first); Doran singled; Bass flied out to
left; Walling grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           6   8   0    9
 Astros           4  12   6    8


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