Houston Astros 8, Atlanta Braves 0
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Thursday, April 21, 1988 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  1
HOU N    0  0  0    3  1  3    0  1  x  -   8  9  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hall cf                       3   0   2   0       1   0       5   1
Gant 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Eave p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Roenicke lf                   4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Murphy rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Simmons 1b                    2   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
  Puleo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Oberkfell 2b                0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Virgil c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Thomas ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Runge 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Coffman p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Acker p                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Perry 1b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       30   0   6   0       3   3      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Simmons (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Simmons (1,off Knepper).
GDP: Gant 2 (2,off Knepper,off Camacho); Simmons (2,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   1   2   1       1   0       0   0
Hatcher lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Camacho p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Doran 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       4   3
Davis 1b                      2   1   0   0       2   0      13   0
Bass rf                       4   1   2   1       0   0       5   0
Ashby c                       4   2   1   2       0   1       3   0
  Bailey c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walling 3b                    4   1   3   2       0   0       0   4
Ramirez ss                    2   0   0   1       0   1       1   5
  Reynolds ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Puhl ph,lf                  1   2   1   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       32   8   9   7       5   4      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Ramirez-Doran-Davis, Doran-Ramirez-Davis, Doran-Reynolds-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Ashby (3,off Coffman); Puhl (1,off Eave).
3B: Walling (2,off Acker).
SF: Ramirez (1,off Acker).
IBB: Davis (3,by Acker).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Young 2 (7,2nd base off Acker/Virgil,2nd base off Puleo/Virgil); Puhl (1,Home
off Puleo/Virgil).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Coffman L(0-2)                3.1   4   3   3   2   2   0  16
Acker                         2     3   4   2   3   1   0  12
Puleo                         1.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   5
Eave                          1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8     9   8   6   5   4   0  38

WP: Coffman (2), Acker (1).
BK: Puleo (1).
IBB: Acker (1,Davis).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(2-0)                6     5   0   0   2   3   0  23
Camacho SV(1)                 3     1   0   0   1   0   0  10
Totals                        9     6   0   0   3   3   0  33

BK: Camacho (2).

Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Gary Darling, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 12491


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Hall                cf        Young               cf
2. Gant                2b        Hatcher             lf
3. Roenicke            lf        Doran               2b
4. Murphy              rf        Davis               1b
5. Simmons             1b        Bass                rf
6. Virgil              c         Ashby               c
7. Thomas              ss        Walling             3b
8. Runge               3b        Ramirez             ss
9. Coffman             p         Knepper             p

BRAVES 1ST: Hall grounded out (third to first); Gant lined to
right; Roenicke singled to left; Murphy lined to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young grounded out (pitcher to first); Hatcher
grounded out (shortstop to first); Doran walked; Davis lined to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Simmons walked; Virgil flied to right; Thomas
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Simmons to second]; Runge
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass grounded out (second to first); Ashby struck
out; Walling singled to right; Ramirez flied to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Coffman grounded out (third to first); Hall walked;
Gant grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Hall out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Knepper struck out; Young grounded out (second to
first); Hatcher grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Roenicke popped to second; Murphy struck out;
Simmons doubled to center; Virgil lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Doran lined to center; Davis walked; Bass singled to
right [Davis to second]; Coffman threw a wild pitch [Davis to
third, Bass to second]; Ashby doubled to right [Davis scored,
Bass scored]; Walling singled to right [Ashby scored]; ACKER
REPLACED COFFMAN (PITCHING); Ramirez was called out on strikes;
Knepper flied to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros
3.

BRAVES 5TH: Thomas popped to second; Runge grounded out
(shortstop to first); Acker singled to right; Hall singled to
center [Acker to second]; Gant forced Hall (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Young walked; Hatcher flied to right; Young stole
second; Doran flied to left [Young to third]; Davis was walked
intentionally; Bass singled to center [Young scored, Davis out
at third (center to third)]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 4.

BRAVES 6TH: Roenicke singled to left; Murphy struck out; Simmons
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Roenicke out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Ashby reached on an error by Simmons; Walling
tripled to right [Ashby scored (unearned)]; Ramirez hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Walling scored]; PUHL BATTED FOR
KNEPPER; Puhl walked; Acker threw a wild pitch [Puhl to second];
Young singled to center [Puhl to third]; PULEO REPLACED SIMMONS
(PITCHING); PERRY REPLACED ACKER (PLAYING 1B); Hatcher popped to
third; Puhl stole home and Young stole second; Puleo balked
[Young to third]; Doran struck out; 3 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Braves 0, Astros 7.

BRAVES 7TH: CAMACHO REPLACED HATCHER (PITCHING); PUHL STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Virgil grounded out (shortstop to first);
Thomas flied to right; Runge grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Davis grounded out (pitcher to first); Bass flied to
left; Ashby grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 7.

BRAVES 8TH: REYNOLDS REPLACED RAMIREZ (PLAYING SS); Perry
grounded out (third to first); Hall singled to center; Gant
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Hall
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: EAVE REPLACED GANT (PITCHING); OBERKFELL REPLACED
PULEO (PLAYING 2B); Walling flied to right; Reynolds flied to
center; Puhl doubled to left; Young singled to right [Puhl
scored]; Camacho lined to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 8.

BRAVES 9TH: BAILEY REPLACED ASHBY (PLAYING C ); Roenicke
grounded out (shortstop to first); Murphy grounded out (third to
first); Oberkfell walked; Camacho balked [Oberkfell to second];
Virgil grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 8.

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


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