Houston Astros 8, Atlanta Braves 3
Regular Season Game 6
Played on Tuesday, April 12, 1988 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    3  2  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   8 13  0
ATL N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      5   2   3   0       0   1       1   0
Hatcher lf                    4   3   2   0       1   1       2   0
Doran 2b                      3   1   2   2       2   0       0   5
Davis 1b                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Walling 1b                  3   1   0   1       0   1       9   1
Bass rf                       3   0   1   2       0   0       3   0
  Henderson rf                2   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       5   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Ramirez ss                    3   0   2   0       2   0       1   3
Jackson 3b                    5   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Ryan p                        3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38   8  13   7       5   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Doran-Ramirez-Walling.

BATTING - 
2B: Young (3,off Z. Smith); Bass (1,off Z. Smith); Ramirez (4,off Z. Smith).
SH: Ryan (1,off Z. Smith).
GDP: Jackson (1,off Coffman).
IBB: Doran (1,by Z. Smith).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Walling (1,2nd base off Z. Smith/Benedict); Young (3,2nd base off Eave/Benedict).
CS: Young (1,3rd base by Eave/Benedict).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
James cf                      3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Garcia 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   1       2   2
Perry 1b                      3   1   1   0       1   0       7   1
Murphy rf                     3   0   0   1       1   2       6   0
Griffey lf                    3   0   0   1       0   1       0   0
Thomas ss                     4   0   2   1       0   0       2   4
Oberkfell 3b                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Runge 3b                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Benedict c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
Z. Smith p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Coffman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blocker ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eave p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   3   4   3       4   9      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garcia-Thomas-Perry.
E: Oberkfell (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Thomas (2,off Ryan); Perry (2,off Andersen).
SF: Griffey (1,off Ryan).
GDP: Garcia (2,off Andersen).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(1-0)                   7     3   3   3   3   8   0  27
Andersen                      1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Agosto                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     4   3   3   4   9   0  34

BK: Ryan (1).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Z. Smith L(0-2)               6    12   8   7   2   4   0  33
Coffman                       1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Eave                          2     1   0   0   2   0   0   8
Totals                        9    13   8   7   5   4   0  44

IBB: Z. Smith (2,Doran).

Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 1938


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Young               cf        James               cf
2. Hatcher             lf        Garcia              2b
3. Doran               2b        Perry               1b
4. Davis               1b        Murphy              rf
5. Bass                rf        Griffey             lf
6. Ashby               c         Thomas              ss
7. Ramirez             ss        Oberkfell           3b
8. Jackson             3b        Benedict            c
9. Ryan                p         Z. Smith            p

ASTROS 1ST: Young doubled to left; Hatcher singled to shortstop
[Young to third]; Doran singled to right [Young scored, Hatcher
to second]; Davis flied to right; Bass doubled to left [Hatcher
scored, Doran scored]; Ashby grounded out (second to first)
[Bass to third]; Ramirez grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 4
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: James singled to left; Garcia walked [James to
second]; Ryan balked [James to third, Garcia to second]; Perry
walked; Murphy walked [James scored, Garcia to third, Perry to
second]; Griffey out on a sacrifice fly to right [Garcia scored,
Perry to third]; Thomas singled to left [Perry scored, Murphy to
second]; Oberkfell struck out; Benedict lined to right; 3 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Jackson singled to left; Ryan out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to second) [Jackson to second]; Young struck out;
Hatcher walked; Doran singled to center [Jackson scored, Hatcher
to third]; Davis reached on an error by Oberkfell [Hatcher
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Doran to third]; Bass lined to
center; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 3.

BRAVES 2ND: Z. Smith struck out; James grounded out (second to
first); Garcia flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Braves 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Ashby singled to left; Ramirez doubled to left
[Ashby to third]; Jackson flied to right; Ryan was called out on
strikes; Young grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 3.

BRAVES 3RD: WALLING REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING 1B); Perry grounded
out (shortstop to first); Murphy was called out on strikes;
Griffey was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Braves 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Hatcher was called out on strikes; Doran flied to
right; Walling struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Braves 3.

BRAVES 4TH: Thomas doubled to left; Oberkfell grounded out
(second to first) [Thomas to third]; Benedict struck out; Z.
Smith struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Bass lined to center; Ashby grounded out (shortstop
to first); Ramirez singled to left; Jackson grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 3.

BRAVES 5TH: HENDERSON REPLACED BASS (PLAYING RF); James flied to
left; Garcia was called out on strikes; Perry grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 3.

ASTROS 6TH: RUNGE REPLACED OBERKFELL (PLAYING 3B); Ryan flied to
center; Young singled to center; Hatcher singled to left [Young
to third, Hatcher to second (on throw to 3b)]; Doran was walked
intentionally; Walling forced Doran (shortstop to second) [Young
scored, Hatcher to third]; Walling stole second; Henderson
singled to right [Hatcher scored, Walling scored]; Ashby flied
to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 3.

BRAVES 6TH: Murphy was called out on strikes; Griffey grounded
out (pitcher to first); Thomas flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 3.

ASTROS 7TH: COFFMAN REPLACED Z. SMITH (PITCHING); Ramirez
walked; Jackson grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to shortstop to first) [Ramirez out at second]; Ryan grounded
out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves
3.

BRAVES 7TH: Runge grounded out (third to first); Benedict
grounded out (third to first); BLOCKER BATTED FOR COFFMAN;
Blocker flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 3.

ASTROS 8TH: EAVE REPLACED BLOCKER (PITCHING); Young singled to
left; Debut game for Gary Eave; Hatcher flied to right;
Young stole second; Doran walked; Young was caught stealing
third (catcher to third) [Doran to second]; Walling flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 3.

BRAVES 8TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING); James walked;
Garcia grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
shortstop to first) [James out at second]; Perry doubled to
left; Murphy grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Henderson grounded out (shortstop to first); Ashby
popped to shortstop; Ramirez walked; Jackson lined to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Braves 3.

BRAVES 9TH: AGOSTO REPLACED ANDERSEN (PITCHING); Griffey
grounded out (first to pitcher); Thomas grounded out (second to
first); Runge struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8,
Braves 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  13   0    9
 Braves           3   4   1    4


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