Atlanta Braves 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 100
Played on Wednesday, July 29, 1987 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   3 11  4
ATL N    0  0  0    1  0  3    1  0  x  -   5  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Doran 2b                      5   1   3   2       0   1       0   7
Walling rf                    3   0   1   0       2   0       0   0
  Young pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      5   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Ashby c                       4   0   2   0       0   0       5   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
C. Reynolds ss                3   0   2   0       1   1       3   2
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meads p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bass ph                     1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3  11   3       4   5      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Doran (6), Davis (10), Caminiti (2), Ryan (1).

BATTING - 
2B: C. Reynolds (13,off Puleo); Doran (14,off Garber).
HR: Doran (14,3rd inning off Puleo 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Davis (9,off Puleo); Doran (8,off Dedmon).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hatcher (36,2nd base off Puleo/Benedict); Doran (17,2nd base off Puleo/Benedict).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
James cf                      5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Oberkfell 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Perry 1b                      3   2   2   0       1   0       8   0
Murphy rf                     3   2   1   1       1   1       3   0
Griffey lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Thomas ss                     4   1   0   0       0   0       1   3
Benedict c                    3   0   0   0       1   1       5   0
Hubbard 2b                    3   0   1   1       1   1       3   4
Puleo p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Simmons ph                  0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Dedmon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       30   5   4   3       5   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Thomas-Hubbard-Perry, Thomas-Hubbard-Perry.
E: Benedict (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Perry (16,off Ryan).
HR: Murphy (27,7th inning off Andersen 0 on 2 out).
SH: Puleo (3,off Ryan).
SF: Simmons (2,off Meads).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Perry 3 (24,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby 2,3rd base off Ryan/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan L(4-13)                  5.1   2   4   1   4   5   0  26
Meads                         0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Andersen                      2     2   1   1   1   0   1   9
Totals                        8     4   5   2   5   5   1  37

WP: Ryan (8).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Puleo W(4-3)                  6     7   2   2   1   2   1  25
Dedmon                        1.1   2   0   0   2   0   0   7
Garber SV(10)                 1.2   2   1   1   1   3   0   8
Totals                        9    11   3   3   4   5   1  40


Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Dave Pallone, 2B - Steve Rippley, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:53   Attendance: 13161


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher singled to center; Doran struck out; Walling
flied out to center; Hatcher stole second [Hatcher to third
(error by Benedict)]; Davis singled to center [Hatcher scored];
Ashby singled to right [Davis to third]; Cruz flied out to
center; 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: James grounded out (first unassisted); Oberkfell
flied out to left; Perry walked; Perry stole second; Murphy
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti grounded out (first unassisted); C.
Reynolds walked; On a bunt Ryan popped to first in foul
territory; Hatcher grounded out (third to shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Griffey flied out to left; Thomas flied out to left;
Benedict struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran homered; Walling singled to center; Davis
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Walling out at second]; Ashby grounded out (second to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Hubbard struck out; Puleo struck out; James grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz popped to third in foul territory; Caminiti
made an out to shortstop; C. Reynolds doubled to left; Ryan
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Oberkfell grounded out (second to first); Perry
singled to left; Perry stole second; Murphy struck out; Griffey
reached on an error by Doran [Perry to third, Griffey to first];
Ryan threw a wild pitch [Perry scored (unearned), Griffey to
second]; Thomas grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Hatcher grounded out (third to first); Doran singled
to right; Doran stole second; Walling flied out to left; Davis
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Benedict popped to third in foul territory; Hubbard
reached on an error by Ryan [Hubbard to first]; Puleo reached on
an error by Davis on a sacrifice bunt [Hubbard to second, Puleo
to first]; James forced Puleo (second to shortstop) [Hubbard to
third]; Oberkfell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 2 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Ashby flied to left; Cruz flied to right; Caminiti
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Perry doubled to left; Perry stole third; Murphy
walked; Griffey struck out; Thomas reached on a fielder's choice
[Perry scored (error by Caminiti) (unearned) (no RBI), Murphy to
third, Thomas to second]; Benedict walked; Hubbard walked
[Murphy scored, Thomas to third, Benedict to second]; SIMMONS
BATTED FOR PULEO; MEADS REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING); Simmons hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Thomas scored (unearned)]; James flied
out to center; 3 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 7TH: DEDMON REPLACED SIMMONS (PITCHING); C. Reynolds
singled to center; PUHL BATTED FOR MEADS; Puhl walked [C.
Reynolds to second]; Hatcher flied out to right; Doran grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Puhl out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 7TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); Oberkfell
grounded out (second to first); Perry flied out to left; Murphy
homered; Griffey grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Walling walked; Davis forced Walling (third to
second); Ashby singled to right [Davis to second]; GARBER
REPLACED DEDMON (PITCHING); Cruz struck out; Caminiti lined to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

BRAVES 8TH: Thomas made an out to shortstop; Benedict flied out
to left; Hubbard singled to center; Garber walked [Hubbard to
second]; James forced Garber (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: C. Reynolds struck out; BASS BATTED FOR ANDERSEN;
Bass singled to left; Hatcher struck out; Doran doubled to left
[Bass scored]; Walling walked; YOUNG RAN FOR WALLING; Davis
popped to third in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
3, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  11   4   10
 Braves           5   4   1    8


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