Atlanta Braves 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Monday, September 25, 1989 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    2  0  0    1  2  0    0  0  0  -   5 10  0
HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  7  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McDowell cf                   2   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Murphy ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puleo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Wetherby ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boever p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stanton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blauser ss                    4   1   2   1       1   0       1   2
Lemke 2b                      5   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Justice rf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Denson 1b                     5   0   1   1       0   1       6   1
Gant lf,cf                    5   1   2   1       0   0       5   0
Whited 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   2
Mizerock c                    2   0   1   1       0   0       3   1
  L. Smith ph,lf              2   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Richards p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Evans ph                    0   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
  Russell c                   1   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Totals                       36   5  10   5       4   6      27  10

BATTING - 
2B: Gant (8,off Schatzeder).
SH: Richards (1,off Cano).
HBP: Justice (1,by Smith).
GDP: Justice (1,off Agosto).
IBB: Whited (2,by Schatzeder).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: McDowell (15,2nd base off Cano/Biggio); Blauser (4,2nd base off Cano/Biggio);
Gant (9,2nd base off Cano/Biggio); Justice (2,2nd base off Smith/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf,lf                    1   1   1   0       4   0       1   0
Biggio c                      4   1   1   2       1   1       6   1
Bass lf                       2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Young cf                    1   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Wilson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Davis 1b                      4   0   2   1       0   0       7   2
Anthony rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
  Trevino ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   5   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Ramirez ss                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
Lombardozzi 2b                2   0   0   0       1   1       3   2
  Doran ph,2b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Cano p                        1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gross ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schatzeder p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Reynolds ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spilman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davidson cf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   7   3       7   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Davis-Ramirez-Agosto.
E: Caminiti (21).

BATTING - 
2B: Davis 2 (23,off Richards,off Puleo).
HR: Biggio (13,1st inning off Richards 1 on 0 out).
HBP: Davis (7,by Richards).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (9,2nd base off Puleo/Russell).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richards                      4     5   3   3   3   3   1  21
Puleo W(1-1)                  3     1   0   0   2   2   0  12
Boever                        0.2   1   0   0   2   0   0   5
Stanton SV(6)                 1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9     7   3   3   7   7   1  42

HBP: Richards (1,Davis).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cano                          4     7   3   3   1   2   0  20
Schatzeder L(4-1)             0.1   3   2   2   1   0   0   5
Forsch                        0.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   2
Agosto                        1.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   5
Andersen                      2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Smith                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   5   5   4   6   0  42

HBP: Smith (1,Justice).
IBB: Schatzeder (6,Whited).

Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Jim Quick, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 3:13   Attendance: 18547


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. McDowell            cf        Puhl                cf
2. Blauser             ss        Biggio              c
3. Lemke               2b        Bass                lf
4. Justice             rf        Davis               1b
5. Denson              1b        Anthony             rf
6. Gant                lf        Caminiti            3b
7. Whited              3b        Ramirez             ss
8. Mizerock            c         Lombardozzi         2b
9. Richards            p         Cano                p

BRAVES 1ST: McDowell singled to right; McDowell stole second;
Blauser singled to left [McDowell scored]; Blauser stole second;
Lemke grounded out (third to first); Justice grounded out (first
unassisted) [Blauser to third]; Denson singled to second
[Blauser scored]; Gant forced Denson (shortstop to second); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl walked; Biggio homered [Puhl scored]; Bass
singled to right; Davis doubled to left [Bass scored]; Anthony
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Davis to third]; Caminiti
reached on a fielder's choice [Davis out at home (pitcher to
catcher to third)]; Ramirez forced Caminiti (shortstop to
second); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

BRAVES 2ND: Whited grounded out (first unassisted); Mizerock
flied to center; Richards was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Lombardozzi grounded out (third to first); Cano
struck out; Puhl singled to left; Biggio popped to third; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

BRAVES 3RD: On a bunt McDowell grounded out (second to first);
Blauser singled to center; Lemke singled to right [Blauser to
second]; Justice lined to right; Denson struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Bass flied to center; Davis was hit by a pitch;
Anthony struck out; Caminiti singled to left [Davis to second];
Ramirez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
2, Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: YOUNG REPLACED BASS (PLAYING CF); PUHL CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Gant singled to center; Gant stole
second; Whited flied to right [Gant to third]; Mizerock singled
to right [Gant scored]; Richards out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Mizerock to second]; McDowell walked;
Blauser forced McDowell (second unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Lombardozzi walked; GROSS BATTED FOR CANO; Gross
flied to left; Puhl walked [Lombardozzi to second]; Biggio
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Lombardozzi to third, Puhl to
second]; Young lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: SCHATZEDER REPLACED GROSS (PITCHING); Lemke singled
to left; Justice singled to left [Lemke to third]; Denson flied
to right; Gant doubled to left [Lemke scored, Justice to third];
Whited was walked intentionally; L. SMITH BATTED FOR MIZEROCK;
FORSCH REPLACED SCHATZEDER (PITCHING); L. Smith struck out;
EVANS BATTED FOR RICHARDS; Evans walked [Justice scored, Gant to
third, Whited to second]; AGOSTO REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING);
MURPHY BATTED FOR MCDOWELL; Murphy grounded out (third to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: PULEO REPLACED MURPHY (PITCHING); GANT CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); L. SMITH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF);
RUSSELL REPLACED EVANS (PLAYING C ); Davis doubled to left;
Anthony lined to left; Caminiti grounded out (second to first)
[Davis to third]; Ramirez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

BRAVES 6TH: Blauser walked; Lemke reached on an error by
Caminiti [Blauser to second]; Justice grounded into a double
play (first to shortstop to pitcher) [Blauser to third, Lemke
out at second]; Denson flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Lombardozzi struck out; REYNOLDS BATTED FOR AGOSTO;
Reynolds flied to center; Puhl walked; Puhl stole second; Biggio
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

BRAVES 7TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING); Gant flied to
center; Whited struck out; L. Smith struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Young walked; Davis popped to shortstop; Anthony
grounded out (second to first) [Young to second]; Caminiti
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves
5, Astros 3.

BRAVES 8TH: Russell struck out; WETHERBY BATTED FOR PULEO;
Wetherby grounded out (second to first); Blauser flied to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BOEVER REPLACED WETHERBY (PITCHING); Ramirez singled
to center; DORAN BATTED FOR LOMBARDOZZI; Doran lined to center;
SPILMAN BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; Spilman flied to center; Puhl
walked [Ramirez to second]; Biggio walked [Ramirez to third,
Puhl to second]; STANTON REPLACED BOEVER (PITCHING); WILSON
BATTED FOR YOUNG; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 3.

BRAVES 9TH: SMITH REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); DAVIDSON REPLACED
SPILMAN (PLAYING CF); DORAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Lemke
grounded out (first to second to pitcher); Justice was hit by a
pitch; Justice stole second; Denson grounded out (first
unassisted) [Justice to third]; Gant popped to third; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Davis flied to right; TREVINO BATTED FOR ANTHONY;
Trevino was called out on strikes; Caminiti flied to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5  10   0   10
 Astros           3   7   1   12


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