Houston Astros 7, Atlanta Braves 4
Regular Season Game 117
Played on Saturday, August 16, 1986 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  2  3    0  1  1  -   7 11  0
ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  2    2  0  0  -   4  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
Hatcher cf                    4   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Walling 3b                    5   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
Davis 1b                      5   1   2   0       0   1       9   0
Bass rf                       4   2   2   3       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Ashby c                       3   1   1   0       1   0       5   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reynolds ss                   4   0   1   2       0   1       1   2
Keough p                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Kerfeld p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mizerock c                  1   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Totals                       38   7  11   7       2   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Keough-Reynolds-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Ashby (9,off Mahler).
3B: Bass (5,off Mahler).
HR: Bass (17,8th inning off Dedmon 0 on 1 out); Mizerock (1,9th inning off
Dedmon 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Keough (1,2nd base off Mahler/Virgil); Doran (40,2nd base off Dedmon/Virgil).
CS: Reynolds (1,Home by Mahler/Virgil).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Oberkfell 3b                  4   1   1   0       0   2       2   4
Murphy cf                     3   1   1   2       1   0       2   0
Horner 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1      10   0
Griffey lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Ramirez ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Virgil c                      4   1   1   0       0   3       7   2
Hubbard 2b                    1   0   0   0       2   0       0   1
Mahler p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Assenmacher p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sample ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Speck p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chambliss ph                0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Dedmon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   4   5   3       3   7      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Hubbard (15).

BATTING - 
HR: Murphy (22,6th inning off Keough 1 on 2 out).
SF: Chambliss (1,off Kerfeld).
GDP: Mahler (2,off Keough).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hubbard (2,2nd base off Kerfeld/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Keough W(3-3)                 5.2   3   2   2   2   5   1  21
Kerfeld                       1.1   2   2   2   1   0   0   7
Smith SV(24)                  2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9     5   4   4   3   7   1  34

WP: Kerfeld 2 (4).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mahler L(11-12)               5     7   5   4   1   4   0  23
Assenmacher                   1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Speck                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Dedmon                        2     3   2   2   1   1   2  10
Totals                        9    11   7   6   2   6   2  40

Mahler faced 3 batters in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Greg Bonin, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Larry Poncino, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 31862


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Doran               2b        Moreno              rf
2. Hatcher             cf        Oberkfell           3b
3. Walling             3b        Murphy              cf
4. Davis               1b        Horner              1b
5. Bass                rf        Griffey             lf
6. Cruz                lf        Ramirez             ss
7. Ashby               c         Virgil              c
8. Reynolds            ss        Hubbard             2b
9. Keough              p         Mahler              p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran grounded out (first unassisted); Hatcher made
an out to third; Walling flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Moreno was called out on strikes; Oberkfell struck
out; Murphy flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis struck out; Bass flied out to left; Cruz
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Horner flied out to center; Griffey grounded out
(first unassisted); Ramirez singled to center; Virgil struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ashby grounded out (first unassisted); Reynolds
struck out; Keough singled to center; Keough stole second; Doran
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Hubbard walked; Mahler grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Hubbard out at second]; Moreno
grounded out (pitcher to second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Hatcher struck out; Walling flied out to left; Davis
singled to shortstop; Bass grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Oberkfell grounded out (third to first); Murphy
walked; Horner was called out on strikes; Griffey flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz reached on an error by Hubbard [Cruz to first];
Ashby doubled to center [Cruz to third]; Reynolds singled to
left [Cruz scored (unearned), Ashby scored, Reynolds to second];
Keough flied out to center; Doran grounded out (first
unassisted) [Reynolds to third]; Hatcher walked; Reynolds was
caught stealing home (catcher to third to catcher); 2 R (1 ER),
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Ramirez made an out to second; Virgil was called out
on strikes; Hubbard lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling singled to left; Davis singled to center
[Walling to second]; Bass tripled to center [Walling scored,
Davis scored]; ASSENMACHER REPLACED MAHLER (PITCHING); Cruz
singled to right [Bass scored]; Ashby grounded out (third to
first) [Cruz to second]; Reynolds popped to third in foul
territory; Keough grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 0.

BRAVES 6TH: SAMPLE BATTED FOR ASSENMACHER; Sample grounded out
(third to first); Moreno grounded out (shortstop to first);
Oberkfell singled to center; Murphy homered [Oberkfell scored];
KERFELD REPLACED KEOUGH (PITCHING); Horner grounded out (second
to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 2.

ASTROS 7TH: SPECK REPLACED SAMPLE (PITCHING); Doran flied out to
center; Hatcher grounded out (third to first); Walling struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Griffey flied out to left; Ramirez singled to
center; Virgil singled to left [Ramirez to second]; Kerfeld
threw a wild pitch [Ramirez to third, Virgil to second]; Hubbard
walked; CHAMBLISS BATTED FOR SPECK; Chambliss hit a sacrifice
fly to right [Ramirez scored, Virgil to third]; Hubbard stole
second; Kerfeld threw a wild pitch [Virgil scored, Hubbard to
third]; Moreno grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 4.

ASTROS 8TH: DEDMON REPLACED CHAMBLISS (PITCHING); Davis grounded
out (pitcher to first); Bass homered; Cruz flied out to left;
Ashby walked; Reynolds made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 4.

BRAVES 8TH: SMITH REPLACED ASHBY (PITCHING); MIZEROCK REPLACED
KERFELD (PLAYING C ); Oberkfell struck out; Murphy flied out to
right; Horner flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Braves 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Mizerock homered; Doran singled to left; Hatcher
struck out while Doran stole second; Walling grounded out (third
to first); Davis flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 7, Braves 4.

BRAVES 9TH: Griffey grounded out (first unassisted); Ramirez
flied out to center; Virgil struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Braves 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  11   0    6
 Braves           4   5   1    3


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