Atlanta Braves 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 118
Played on Sunday, August 17, 1986 (D) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   3  8  1
ATL N    0  0  0    2  0  1    1  0  x  -   4  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       2   4
Hatcher cf                    3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lopes lf                      3   1   1   0       2   0       1   0
Davis 1b                      3   1   1   2       1   0       5   0
Bass rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Garner 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Walling ph,3b               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ashby c                       4   1   2   0       0   1       7   2
Thon ss                       2   0   1   0       2   1       3   2
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Pankovits ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Funk p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   3   8   3       6   5      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thon-Doran-Davis.
E: Ashby (8).
PB: Ashby (5).

BATTING - 
HR: Davis (25,3rd inning off Smith 1 on 2 out).
SF: Doran (4,off Smith).
GDP: Hatcher (2,off Smith).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes (22,2nd base off Smith/Benedict).
CS: Bass (13,2nd base by Smith/Benedict).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Ramirez ss,3b                 4   2   3   0       0   0       2   5
Murphy cf                     3   0   0   0       1   2       6   0
Horner 1b                     3   0   0   1       0   0      11   0
Griffey lf                    4   2   2   1       0   1       1   0
Oberkfell 3b,2b               1   0   0   0       3   0       1   3
Benedict c                    2   0   1   1       1   0       4   2
Hubbard 2b                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Chambliss ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Thomas pr,ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smith p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Simmons ph                  1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Speck p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Olwine p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   4   6   4       6   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hubbard-Ramirez-Horner.

BATTING - 
2B: Ramirez (18,off Ryan).
SH: Benedict (3,off Andersen).
SF: Horner (8,off Andersen).
GDP: Thomas (11,off Lopez).
IBB: Chambliss (2,by Andersen).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Griffey (6,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby); Ramirez (13,2nd base off Andersen/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan                          5     4   2   2   3   5   0  22
Funk                          0     1   1   1   1   0   0   2
Andersen L(2-1)               2     1   1   0   1   1   0   8
Lopez                         1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8     6   4   3   6   6   0  35

Funk faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Ryan (9).
IBB: Andersen (7,Chambliss).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smith                         6     8   3   3   5   3   1  29
Speck W(2-0)                  1.2   0   0   0   1   2   0   6
Olwine                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Garber SV(18)                 0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     8   3   3   6   5   1  39

WP: Smith (7).

Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Greg Bonin, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Larry Poncino
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 17618


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Doran               2b        Moreno              rf
2. Hatcher             cf        Ramirez             ss
3. Lopes               lf        Murphy              cf
4. Davis               1b        Horner              1b
5. Bass                rf        Griffey             lf
6. Garner              3b        Oberkfell           3b
7. Ashby               c         Benedict            c
8. Thon                ss        Hubbard             2b
9. Ryan                p         Smith               p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled to second; Hatcher grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Doran out at
second]; Lopes walked; Davis flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Moreno flied out to center; Ramirez made an out to
shortstop; Murphy struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass grounded out (third to first); Garner flied out
to center; Ashby singled to center; Thon singled to center
[Ashby to second]; Ryan struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Horner flied out to center; Griffey was called out
on strikes; Oberkfell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); Hatcher
lined to center; Lopes walked; Davis homered [Lopes scored];
Bass singled to left; Bass was caught stealing second (catcher
to second); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Benedict walked; Hubbard made an out to third; On a
bunt Smith forced Benedict (catcher to shortstop); Moreno flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner lined to center; Ashby made an out to third;
Thon walked; Ryan flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Ramirez doubled to center; Murphy struck out; Horner
popped to catcher in foul territory; Griffey singled to left
[Ramirez scored]; Griffey stole second; Oberkfell walked;
Benedict singled to center [Griffey scored, Oberkfell to
second]; Hubbard struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Doran lined to center; Hatcher walked; Lopes singled
to left [Hatcher to third]; Lopes stole second; Davis walked;
Bass made an out to shortstop; Garner struck out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 5TH: Smith was called out on strikes; Moreno flied out to
center; Ramirez singled to right; Ashby allowed a passed ball
[Ramirez to second]; Murphy walked; Ryan threw a wild pitch
[Ramirez to third, Murphy to second]; Horner grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Ashby singled to left; Smith threw a wild pitch
[Ashby to second]; Thon struck out; PANKOVITS BATTED FOR RYAN;
Pankovits singled to left [Ashby to third]; Doran hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Ashby scored]; Hatcher flied out to
left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 2.

BRAVES 6TH: FUNK REPLACED PANKOVITS (PITCHING); Griffey singled
to center; Oberkfell walked [Griffey to second]; ANDERSEN
REPLACED FUNK (PITCHING); Benedict out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Griffey to third, Oberkfell to second];
CHAMBLISS BATTED FOR HUBBARD; Chambliss was walked
intentionally; THOMAS RAN FOR CHAMBLISS; SIMMONS BATTED FOR
SMITH; Simmons grounded out (second to first) [Griffey scored,
Oberkfell to third, Thomas to second]; Moreno was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 3.

ASTROS 7TH: RAMIREZ CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); OBERKFELL
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); THOMAS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
SS); SPECK REPLACED SIMMONS (PITCHING); Lopes grounded out
(third to first); Davis grounded out (third to first); Bass
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Braves 3.

BRAVES 7TH: Ramirez singled to right; Murphy flied out to right;
Ramirez stole second [Ramirez to third (error by Ashby)]; Horner
hit a sacrifice fly to right [Ramirez scored (unearned)];
Griffey grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 4.

ASTROS 8TH: WALLING BATTED FOR GARNER; Walling struck out; Ashby
struck out; Thon walked; CRUZ BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; OLWINE
REPLACED SPECK (PITCHING); Cruz lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 4.

BRAVES 8TH: WALLING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); LOPEZ REPLACED
CRUZ (PITCHING); Oberkfell walked; On a bunt Benedict forced
Oberkfell (pitcher to shortstop); Thomas grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Benedict out at second]; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Doran grounded out (pitcher to first); REYNOLDS
BATTED FOR HATCHER; GARBER REPLACED OLWINE (PITCHING); Reynolds
grounded out (second to first); Lopes grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   8   1    9
 Braves           4   6   0    7


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