Houston Astros 4, Atlanta Braves 1
Regular Season Game 162
Played on Sunday, October 5, 1986 (D) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  4  1
HOU N    0  3  1    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   4  7  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Sample rf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Griffey ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Thomas ss                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   1
Murphy cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Horner 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
Harper lf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Oberkfell 3b                  3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Benedict c                    2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Moreno ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hubbard 2b                    2   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
  Chambliss ph                1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Mahler p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Perry ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puleo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Simmons ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       0   2      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thomas-Hubbard-Horner.
E: Sample (1).

BATTING - 
GDP: Perry (4,off Darwin).
Team LOB: 2.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Doran 2b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Pankovits 2b                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Walling 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Davis 1b                      3   2   1   0       0   0       8   2
  Driessen 1b                 0   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Bass rf                       3   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
  Calhoun p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Kerfeld p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopes ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Cruz lf                       3   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Ashby c                       2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Mizerock c                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Reynolds ss                   3   0   1   1       0   0       2   4
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       2   2
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl rf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   7   4       2   3      27  15

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

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (22,off Mahler).
GDP: Walling (8,off Mahler).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Davis (3,2nd base off Mahler/Benedict).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mahler L(14-18)               5     6   4   4   1   3   0  21
Puleo                         3     1   0   0   1   0   0  11
Totals                        8     7   4   4   2   3   0  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(17-12)              5     0   0   0   0   1   0  15
Darwin                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Calhoun                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Kerfeld                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Smith                         1     3   1   1   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9     4   1   1   0   2   0  30


Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 1:50   Attendance: 37531


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Sample              rf        Hatcher             cf
2. Thomas              ss        Doran               2b
3. Murphy              cf        Walling             3b
4. Horner              1b        Davis               1b
5. Harper              lf        Bass                rf
6. Oberkfell           3b        Cruz                lf
7. Benedict            c         Ashby               c
8. Hubbard             2b        Reynolds            ss
9. Mahler              p         Knepper             p

BRAVES 1ST: Sample flied out to right; Thomas grounded out
(third to first); Murphy grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

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

BRAVES 2ND: Horner flied out to center; Harper grounded out
(pitcher to first); Oberkfell grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis singled; Bass singled [Davis to second]; Cruz
doubled [Davis scored, Bass scored]; Ashby flied out to center
[Cruz to third]; Reynolds singled [Cruz scored, Reynolds to
second (error by Sample)]; Knepper was called out on strikes;
Hatcher struck out (catcher to first); 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Benedict grounded out (second to first); Hubbard
flied out to left; Mahler flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran flied out to right; Walling singled; Davis
forced Walling (second to shortstop) [Davis to first]; Davis
stole second; Bass singled [Davis scored]; Cruz made an out to
first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

BRAVES 4TH: Sample flied out to right; Thomas grounded out
(pitcher to first); Murphy struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Ashby grounded out (first unassisted); Reynolds
grounded out (first to pitcher); Knepper struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

BRAVES 5TH: Horner flied out to left; Harper grounded out (first
to pitcher); Oberkfell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Hatcher flied out to center; Doran walked; Walling
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Doran out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

BRAVES 6TH: MIZEROCK REPLACED ASHBY (PLAYING C ); DARWIN
REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING); Benedict grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hubbard singled; PERRY BATTED FOR MAHLER; Perry grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Hubbard out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: PULEO REPLACED PERRY (PITCHING); Davis flied out to
center; Bass singled; Cruz made an out to second; Mizerock made
an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

BRAVES 7TH: DRIESSEN REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING 1B); CALHOUN
REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); PUHL REPLACED DARWIN (PLAYING RF);
Sample grounded out (third to first); Thomas grounded out
(shortstop to first); Murphy made an out to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Reynolds flied out to right; Puhl grounded out
(first unassisted); Hatcher grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

BRAVES 8TH: PANKOVITS REPLACED DORAN (PLAYING 2B); KERFELD
REPLACED CALHOUN (PITCHING); Horner struck out; Harper grounded
out (second to first); Oberkfell grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Pankovits flied out to left; Walling flied out to
right; Driessen walked; LOPES BATTED FOR KERFELD; Lopes popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 4.

BRAVES 9TH: MORENO BATTED FOR BENEDICT; SMITH REPLACED LOPES
(PITCHING); Moreno made an out to shortstop; CHAMBLISS BATTED
FOR HUBBARD; Chambliss singled; SIMMONS BATTED FOR PULEO;
Simmons singled [Chambliss to second]; GRIFFEY BATTED FOR
SAMPLE; Griffey made an out to second; Thomas singled [Chambliss
scored, Simmons to second]; Murphy grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           1   4   1    2
 Astros           4   7   0    4


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