Houston Astros 12, Atlanta Braves 3
Regular Season Game 22
Played on Friday, May 1, 1987 (D) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    2  0  3    4  2  0  -  12 18  1
ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  2  -   3  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   0   2   1       1   0       3   4
Hatcher cf                    5   1   2   2       1   1       2   0
  Waller cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walling 3b                    6   1   3   0       0   0       2   1
Davis 1b                      5   1   2   1       0   0       8   1
Bass rf                       5   2   3   1       0   0       1   0
  Puhl rf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       4   2   1   0       1   0       2   0
Ashby c                       3   2   2   2       2   0       5   0
  Bailey c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
C. Reynolds ss                2   0   1   2       0   0       0   1
  Pankovits ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pena ss                     2   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Ryan p                        4   2   1   3       0   1       0   1
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meads p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       43  12  18  12       5   2      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Pena-Doran-Davis, Pena-Doran-Davis.
E: C. Reynolds (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (2,off Mahler); Cruz (5,off Mahler); Ashby 2 (4,off Puleo,off Ziem).
HR: Bass (4,7th inning off Puleo 0 on 0 out); Ryan (1,7th inning off Puleo
2 on 1 out).
GDP: Walling (3,off Mahler).
Team LOB: 9.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
James cf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Oberkfell 3b                  4   0   2   0       1   0       1   2
Perry 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0      10   1
Murphy rf                     3   0   2   0       1   0       6   1
Griffey lf                    4   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ramirez ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Benedict c                    3   0   0   0       1   0       3   1
Hubbard 2b                    4   1   2   1       0   2       0   3
Mahler p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Olwine p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puleo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nettles ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ziem p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Simmons ph                  1   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3   9   3       3   4      27  10

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

BATTING - 
2B: Hubbard (8,off Meads); James (9,off Meads).
HR: Simmons (1,9th inning off Meads 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Perry (7,off Ryan); Griffey (5,off Meads).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(2-2)                   6.2   3   1   1   3   4   0  26
Darwin                        0.2   3   0   0   0   0   0   5
Meads                         1.2   3   2   2   0   0   1   7
Totals                        9     9   3   3   3   4   1  38


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mahler L(2-3)                 5     8   6   6   4   1   0  25
Olwine                        0.2   3   0   0   0   0   0   5
Puleo                         1.1   4   4   4   0   1   2   8
Ziem                          2     3   2   2   1   0   0  10
Totals                        9    18  12  12   5   2   2  48

Mahler faced 3 batters in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Fred Brocklander
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 8768


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Doran               2b        James               cf
2. Hatcher             cf        Oberkfell           3b
3. Walling             3b        Perry               1b
4. Davis               1b        Murphy              rf
5. Bass                rf        Griffey             lf
6. Cruz                lf        Ramirez             ss
7. Ashby               c         Benedict            c
8. C. Reynolds         ss        Hubbard             2b
9. Ryan                p         Mahler              p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran made an out to shortstop; Hatcher singled;
Walling singled [Hatcher to second]; Davis singled [Hatcher
scored, Walling out at third (right to third)]; Bass flied out
to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: James flied out to center; Oberkfell flied out to
center; Perry grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz flied out to center; Ashby grounded out (first
unassisted); C. Reynolds flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Murphy popped to first; Griffey grounded out (second
to first); Ramirez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ryan flied out to right; Doran grounded out (first
unassisted); Hatcher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Benedict flied out to right; Hubbard struck out;
Mahler grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling doubled; Davis flied out to right [Walling
to third]; Bass grounded out (second to first); Cruz walked;
Ashby walked [Cruz to second]; C. Reynolds singled [Walling
scored, Cruz scored, Ashby to third]; Ryan was called out on
strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: James struck out; Oberkfell walked; Perry reached on
an error by C. Reynolds [Oberkfell to second, Perry to first];
Murphy walked [Oberkfell to third, Perry to second]; Griffey
made an out to third; Ramirez forced Murphy (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Doran singled; Hatcher walked [Doran to second];
Walling grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Doran to third, Hatcher out at second]; Davis popped to
first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves
0.

BRAVES 5TH: Benedict flied out to left; Hubbard struck out;
Mahler made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Braves 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bass singled; Cruz doubled [Bass to third]; Ashby
walked; PANKOVITS BATTED FOR C. REYNOLDS; OLWINE REPLACED MAHLER
(PITCHING); Pankovits made an out to shortstop; Ryan forced Bass
(first to catcher) [Cruz to third, Ashby to second, Ryan to
first]; Doran singled [Cruz scored, Ashby to third, Ryan to
second]; Hatcher singled [Ashby scored, Ryan scored, Doran to
second]; Walling singled [Doran to third, Hatcher to second];
PULEO REPLACED OLWINE (PITCHING); Davis grounded out (catcher to
first); 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 0.

BRAVES 6TH: PENA REPLACED PANKOVITS (PLAYING SS); James popped
to first; Oberkfell singled; Perry grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Oberkfell out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Bass homered; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to
first); Ashby doubled; Pena singled [Ashby to third]; Ryan
homered [Ashby scored, Pena scored]; Doran flied out to right;
Hatcher struck out; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 10, Braves 0.

BRAVES 7TH: Murphy singled; Griffey forced Murphy (first to
shortstop); Ramirez struck out; Benedict walked [Griffey to
second]; Hubbard singled [Griffey scored, Benedict to second];
NETTLES BATTED FOR PULEO; DARWIN REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING);
Nettles popped to catcher in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 10, Braves 1.

ASTROS 8TH: ZIEM REPLACED NETTLES (PITCHING); Walling flied out
to center; Davis singled; Bass singled [Davis to second]; Cruz
flied out to right; Ashby doubled [Davis scored, Bass scored];
Pena flied out to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 12, Braves
1.

BRAVES 8TH: James flied out to left; Oberkfell singled; Perry
singled [Oberkfell to second]; Murphy singled [Oberkfell to
third, Perry to second]; MEADS REPLACED DARWIN (PITCHING);
Griffey grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Murphy out at second]; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 12,
Braves 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Meads grounded out (third to first); Doran walked;
Hatcher grounded out (second to pitcher) [Doran to second];
Walling grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 12, Braves 1.

BRAVES 9TH: WALLER REPLACED HATCHER (PLAYING CF); PUHL REPLACED
BASS (PLAYING RF); BAILEY REPLACED ASHBY (PLAYING C ); Ramirez
made an out to shortstop; Benedict flied out to right; Hubbard
doubled; SIMMONS BATTED FOR ZIEM; Simmons homered [Hubbard
scored]; James doubled; Oberkfell made an out to shortstop; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 12, Braves 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          12  18   1    9
 Braves           3   9   0    8


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