Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 2
Regular Season Game 72
Played on Friday, June 23, 1989 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  3  -   5  9  0
ATL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   2 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher lf                    5   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
Young cf                      3   2   2   0       1   0       1   0
Doran 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
Davis 1b                      3   0   1   2       0   0       6   1
Puhl rf                       3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Reynolds ss                   2   0   0   0       1   1       1   3
  Yelding pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ramirez ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   2   1       0   0       1   1
Biggio c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Deshaies p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meadows ph                  1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   5   9   5       3   4      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (15,off Assenmacher).
SH: Deshaies 2 (6,off P. Smith,off Acker); Reynolds (3,off Assenmacher).
SF: Davis (5,off P. Smith).
GDP: Doran (7,off P. Smith); Puhl (3,off P. Smith).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Young (26,2nd base off P. Smith/Benedict); Caminiti (3,2nd base off Eichhorn/Russell);
Yelding (3,3rd base off Eichhorn/Russell).
CS: Meadows (2,2nd base by Eichhorn/Russell).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
L. Smith lf                   5   0   4   1       0   0       1   0
Blauser 3b                    4   1   2   1       0   1       0   4
  Evans ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Perry 1b                      5   0   2   0       0   0      11   1
Murphy cf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Thomas ss                     4   0   2   0       0   0       4   4
Berroa rf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Acker p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wetherby ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Assenmacher p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eichhorn p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Treadway 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Benedict c                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Russell pr,c                0   1   0   0       0   0       1   1
  James ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
P. Smith p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Gregg rf                    1   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       38   2  12   2       1   4      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Thomas-Treadway-Perry, Treadway-Thomas-Perry.

BATTING - 
2B: Blauser (11,off Deshaies); L. Smith (14,off Deshaies).
HR: Blauser (3,1st inning off Deshaies 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Perry (10,2nd base off Deshaies/Biggio).
CS: L. Smith (5,2nd base by Deshaies/Biggio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies                      6.1   8   2   2   1   3   1  27
Darwin W(6-2)                 1.2   2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Smith SV(14)                  1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    12   2   2   1   4   1  39


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
P. Smith                      6     5   2   2   3   2   0  24
Acker                         2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Assenmacher L(0-2)            0     2   3   3   0   0   0   3
Eichhorn                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     9   5   5   3   4   0  37

P. Smith faced 1 batter in the 7th inning
Assenmacher faced 3 batters in the 9th inning
BK: P. Smith (4).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Tom Hallion, 3B - Greg Bonin
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 12614


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Hatcher             lf        L. Smith            lf
2. Young               cf        Blauser             3b
3. Doran               2b        Perry               1b
4. Davis               1b        Murphy              cf
5. Puhl                rf        Thomas              ss
6. Reynolds            ss        Berroa              rf
7. Caminiti            3b        Treadway            2b
8. Biggio              c         Benedict            c
9. Deshaies            p         P. Smith            p

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher popped to shortstop; Young singled to
center; Doran grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Young out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: L. Smith flied to left; Blauser homered; Perry
singled to right; Murphy was called out on strikes; Perry stole
second; Thomas grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis flied to center; Puhl grounded out (shortstop
to first); Reynolds flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 2ND: Berroa flied to left; Treadway flied to center;
Benedict flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves
1.

ASTROS 3RD: Caminiti grounded out (second to first); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Deshaies grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: P. Smith was called out on strikes; L. Smith singled
to center; L. Smith was picked off and caught stealing second
(pitcher to first to shortstop); Blauser doubled to left; Perry
singled to shortstop [Blauser to third]; Murphy popped to third;
0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Hatcher was called out on strikes; Young singled to
center; P. Smith balked [Young to second]; Doran singled to left
[Young to third]; Davis out on a sacrifice fly to center [Young
scored]; Puhl walked [Doran to second]; Reynolds struck out; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Thomas popped to catcher; Berroa flied to right;
Treadway grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Caminiti popped to shortstop; Biggio singled to
center; Deshaies out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first)
[Biggio to second]; Hatcher grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Benedict popped to catcher; P. Smith grounded out
(shortstop to first); L. Smith doubled to left; Blauser struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Young walked; Young stole second; Doran grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Young to third]; Davis singled to left
[Young scored]; Puhl grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Davis out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Perry grounded out (second to first); Murphy flied
to left; Thomas singled to left; Berroa popped to second; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Reynolds walked; ACKER REPLACED BERROA (PITCHING);
GREGG REPLACED P. SMITH (PLAYING RF); Caminiti singled to center
[Reynolds to second]; Biggio lined to first; Deshaies out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Reynolds to third, Caminiti to
second]; Hatcher struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Treadway flied to left; Benedict singled to center;
Gregg walked [Benedict to second]; RUSSELL RAN FOR BENEDICT;
DARWIN REPLACED DESHAIES (PITCHING); L. Smith singled to center
[Russell scored, Gregg to second]; Blauser flied to right; Perry
forced L. Smith (third to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 8TH: RUSSELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Young lined to
second (second to first); Doran flied to right; Davis popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 2.

BRAVES 8TH: Murphy struck out; Thomas singled to center;
WETHERBY BATTED FOR ACKER; Wetherby lined to left; Treadway
forced Thomas (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 2.

ASTROS 9TH: ASSENMACHER REPLACED WETHERBY (PITCHING); Puhl
doubled to right; Reynolds reached on a fielder's choice on a
sacrifice bunt [Puhl to third]; Caminiti singled to left [Puhl
scored, Reynolds to second]; YELDING RAN FOR REYNOLDS; EICHHORN
REPLACED ASSENMACHER (PITCHING); Biggio struck out; MEADOWS
BATTED FOR DARWIN; Yelding stole third and Caminiti stole
second; Meadows singled to left [Yelding scored, Caminiti
scored]; Meadows was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
Hatcher grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Braves 2.

BRAVES 9TH: RAMIREZ REPLACED YELDING (PLAYING SS); SMITH
REPLACED MEADOWS (PITCHING); JAMES BATTED FOR RUSSELL; James
singled to second; Gregg lined to left; L. Smith singled to
center [James to second]; EVANS BATTED FOR BLAUSER; Evans
grounded out (first unassisted) [James to third, L. Smith to
second]; Perry grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   9   0    5
 Braves           2  12   0   10


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