Houston Astros 6, Atlanta Braves 4
Regular Season Game 67
Played on Sunday, June 19, 1988 (D) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  3  1  -   6 11  0
ATL N    1  0  0    0  1  2    0  0  0  -   4  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   3   3   0       1   0       5   0
Hatcher lf                    4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Reynolds ss,1b                5   2   2   3       0   1       2   3
Davis 1b                      2   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Walling 1b                  2   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
  Ramirez pr,ss               1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Puhl rf                       5   0   3   1       0   0       1   0
Ashby c                       2   0   0   0       1   0       7   0
Bell 3b                       3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Pankovits 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Doran 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Darwin p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Bass ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Childress p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henderson ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   6  11   6       3   5      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Young (12,off P. Smith).
3B: Young (2,off Assenmacher).
HR: Reynolds (1,1st inning off P. Smith 1 on 1 out).
SH: Ashby (1,off Assenmacher).
SF: Hatcher (5,off Assenmacher).
IBB: Bell (2,by Assenmacher).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Young 2 (38,2nd base off P. Smith/Benedict,2nd base off Sutter/Benedict).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hall cf                       5   0   2   2       0   0       2   0
Oberkfell 3b                  5   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
James lf                      4   2   2   1       1   1       3   0
Murphy rf                     4   0   2   1       1   1       4   0
Griffey 1b                    5   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Thomas ss                     2   1   1   0       1   0       0   2
  Assenmacher p               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Runge ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Benedict c                    4   1   1   0       0   1       6   0
Gant 2b                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   3
P. Smith p                    3   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
  Alvarez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutter p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Royster ss                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       36   4   9   4       5   6      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Benedict (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Murphy (15,off Darwin); James (10,off Darwin); Thomas (11,off Darwin);
Hall (6,off Darwin).
HR: James (1,5th inning off Darwin 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Thomas (1,by Darwin).
IBB: Thomas (3,by Childress).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darwin                        6     7   4   4   3   3   1  29
Childress W(1-0)              1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Smith SV(13)                  2     1   0   0   1   3   0   8
Totals                        9     9   4   4   5   6   1  42

HBP: Darwin (3,Thomas).
IBB: Childress (1,Thomas).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
P. Smith                      6     4   2   2   2   2   1  24
Alvarez                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Sutter L(1-2)                 0     5   3   3   0   0   0   5
Assenmacher                   2     2   1   1   1   2   0   9
Totals                        9    11   6   6   3   5   1  41

P. Smith faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
Sutter faced 5 batters in the 8th inning
IBB: Assenmacher (6,Bell).

Umpires: HP - Bill Hohn, 1B - Steve Rippley, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 2:44   Attendance: 9750


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Young               cf        Hall                cf
2. Hatcher             lf        Oberkfell           3b
3. Reynolds            ss        James               lf
4. Davis               1b        Murphy              rf
5. Puhl                rf        Griffey             1b
6. Ashby               c         Thomas              ss
7. Bell                3b        Benedict            c
8. Pankovits           2b        Gant                2b
9. Darwin              p         P. Smith            p

ASTROS 1ST: Young walked; Young stole second [Young to third
(error by Benedict)]; Hatcher popped to first in foul territory;
Reynolds homered [Young scored]; Davis struck out; Puhl singled
to second; Ashby lined to right; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Hall flied out to left; Oberkfell grounded out
(second to first); James walked; Murphy doubled to center [James
scored]; Griffey grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Bell flied out to left; Pankovits flied out to
center; Darwin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Thomas grounded out (shortstop to first); Benedict
popped to third in foul territory; Gant walked; P. Smith singled
to center [Gant to second]; Hall flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Young lined to third; Hatcher grounded out (second
to first); Reynolds grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Oberkfell flied out to center; James doubled to
right; Murphy flied out to right; Griffey flied out to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis made an out to second; Puhl lined to left;
Ashby grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Thomas was hit by a pitch; Benedict struck out; Gant
flied out to left; P. Smith struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bell popped to catcher in foul territory; Pankovits
flied out to right; Darwin popped to first in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: WALLING REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING 1B); Hall made an
out to shortstop; Oberkfell lined to center; James homered;
Murphy walked; Griffey flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Young doubled to right; Hatcher grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Young to third]; Reynolds grounded out
(shortstop to first); Walling flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 6TH: Thomas doubled to center; Benedict singled to right
[Thomas to third]; Gant grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Benedict to second]; P. Smith was called out on strikes; Hall
doubled to center [Thomas scored, Benedict scored]; Oberkfell
grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Puhl singled to left; Ashby walked [Puhl to second];
ALVAREZ REPLACED P. SMITH (PITCHING); Bell struck out; Pankovits
flied out to right; BASS BATTED FOR DARWIN; Bass grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 7TH: CHILDRESS REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); James grounded
out (second to first); Murphy singled to left; Griffey grounded
out (first unassisted) [Murphy to second]; Thomas was walked
intentionally; Benedict forced Thomas (third to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 8TH: SUTTER REPLACED ALVAREZ (PITCHING); Young singled to
center; Young stole second; Hatcher singled to right [Young to
third]; Reynolds singled to right [Young scored, Hatcher to
third]; Walling singled to right [Hatcher scored, Reynolds to
third]; Puhl singled to right [Reynolds scored, Walling to
second]; RAMIREZ RAN FOR WALLING; ASSENMACHER REPLACED THOMAS
(PITCHING); ROYSTER REPLACED SUTTER (PLAYING SS); Ashby out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Ramirez to third, Puhl to
second]; Dennis Walling left with back spasms; Bell was
walked intentionally; Pankovits struck out; HENDERSON BATTED FOR
CHILDRESS; Henderson flied out to right; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 5, Braves 4.

BRAVES 8TH: SMITH REPLACED HENDERSON (PITCHING); RAMIREZ STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING SS); REYNOLDS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B);
DORAN REPLACED PANKOVITS (PLAYING 2B); Gant grounded out (third
to first); Royster walked; Hall singled to center [Royster to
third]; Oberkfell reached on a fielder's choice [Royster out at
home (first to catcher), Hall to second]; James struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Young tripled to left; Hatcher lined out on a
sacrifice fly to left [Young scored]; Reynolds struck out;
Ramirez singled to center; Puhl grounded out (second to
pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 4.

BRAVES 9TH: Murphy struck out; Griffey grounded out (first to
pitcher); RUNGE BATTED FOR ASSENMACHER; Runge struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  11   0    8
 Braves           4   9   1   11


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