Houston Astros 5, Atlanta Braves 3
Regular Season Game 7
Played on Tuesday, April 17, 1990 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    2  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3 11  1
HOU N    0  3  0    0  2  0    0  0  x  -   5 13  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McDowell cf                   5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Treadway 2b                   4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
L. Smith lf                   5   1   3   1       0   1       2   0
Esasky 1b                     4   0   0   0       1   2       6   1
Murphy rf                     4   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Whitt c                       3   0   1   0       1   1       7   0
Presley 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Blauser ss                    4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Smoltz p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Castillo p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Luecken p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gregg ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Lemke ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   3  11   3       2   9      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Esasky (3).

BATTING - 
2B: McDowell (2,off Portugal); Murphy (1,off Portugal); L. Smith (2,off Portugal).
SH: Treadway (1,off Portugal).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
  Puhl cf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Biggio c                      5   0   3   1       0   1       9   1
Doran 2b                      5   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Davis 1b                      5   0   0   0       0   4       8   2
Wilson rf                     4   2   2   1       0   1       3   0
Stubbs lf                     4   2   3   2       0   0       0   0
  Davidson lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
Ramirez ss                    3   0   1   0       1   0       1   2
Portugal p                    3   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Oberkfell ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   5  13   5       2   7      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Caminiti (1,off Smoltz); Stubbs 2 (3,off Smoltz 2).
HR: Stubbs (1,2nd inning off Smoltz 1 on 0 out); Wilson (2,5th inning off Smoltz
0 on 1 out).
IBB: Ramirez (1,by Smoltz).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (2,2nd base off Smoltz/Whitt); Doran (1,2nd base off Henry/Whitt).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smoltz L(0-2)                 4.2  11   5   5   2   4   2  27
Castillo                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Luecken                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Valdez                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Henry                         1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        8    13   5   5   2   7   2  40

IBB: Smoltz (1,Ramirez).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Portugal W(1-1)               5.2   6   2   2   1   4   0  24
Andersen                      1.1   3   1   1   1   1   0   8
Smith SV(2)                   2     2   0   0   0   4   0   8
Totals                        9    11   3   3   2   9   0  40


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Dana DeMuth, 3B - Tom Hallion
Time of Game: 2:44   Attendance: 9555


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. McDowell            cf        Young               cf
2. Treadway            2b        Biggio              c
3. L. Smith            lf        Doran               2b
4. Esasky              1b        Davis               1b
5. Murphy              rf        Wilson              rf
6. Whitt               c         Stubbs              lf
7. Presley             3b        Caminiti            3b
8. Blauser             ss        Ramirez             ss
9. Smoltz              p         Portugal            p

BRAVES 1ST: McDowell doubled to right; Treadway out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [McDowell to third]; L. Smith
singled to right [McDowell scored]; Esasky struck out; Murphy
doubled to right [L. Smith scored]; Whitt struck out; 2 R, 3 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young lined to left; Biggio singled to right; Doran
flied to right; Biggio stole second; Davis was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Presley singled to left; Blauser singled to left
[Presley to second]; Smoltz struck out; McDowell was called out
on strikes; Treadway grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wilson singled to center; Stubbs homered [Wilson
scored]; Caminiti doubled to right; Ramirez grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Caminiti to third]; Portugal grounded out
(shortstop to first); Young walked; Biggio singled to left
[Caminiti scored, Young to second]; Doran flied to right; 3 R, 4
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

BRAVES 3RD: L. Smith grounded out (shortstop to first); Esasky
flied to center; Murphy flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Davis struck out; Wilson grounded out (shortstop to
first); Stubbs doubled to center; Caminiti flied to center; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

BRAVES 4TH: Whitt flied to right; Presley grounded out (first
unassisted); Blauser grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Ramirez grounded out (third to first); Portugal
singled to center; Young flied to center; On a bunt Biggio
singled to third [Portugal to second]; Doran flied to center; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Smoltz flied to right; McDowell flied to right;
Treadway grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Davis was called out on strikes; Wilson homered;
Stubbs doubled to right; Caminiti was called out on strikes;
Ramirez was walked intentionally; Portugal singled to left
[Stubbs scored, Ramirez to second]; CASTILLO REPLACED SMOLTZ
(PITCHING); Young flied to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
2, Astros 5.

BRAVES 6TH: PUHL REPLACED YOUNG (PLAYING CF); L. Smith doubled
to right; Esasky grounded out (second to first) [L. Smith to
third]; Murphy popped to second; Whitt walked; ANDERSEN REPLACED
PORTUGAL (PITCHING); Presley flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Braves 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: LUECKEN REPLACED CASTILLO (PITCHING); Biggio
grounded out (second to first); Doran grounded out (third to
first); Davis flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 5.

BRAVES 7TH: Blauser popped to shortstop; GREGG BATTED FOR
LUECKEN; Gregg singled to right; McDowell grounded out (first
unassisted) [Gregg to second]; Treadway singled to left [Gregg
scored]; L. Smith singled to right [Treadway to second]; Esasky
walked [Treadway to third, L. Smith to second]; Murphy struck
out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: VALDEZ REPLACED GREGG (PITCHING); Wilson struck out;
Stubbs popped to shortstop; Caminiti reached on an error by
Esasky [Caminiti to first]; Ramirez singled to center [Caminiti
to second]; OBERKFELL BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; Oberkfell grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros
5.

BRAVES 8TH: SMITH REPLACED OBERKFELL (PITCHING); DAVIDSON
REPLACED STUBBS (PLAYING LF); Whitt singled to left; Presley
struck out; Blauser singled to left [Whitt to second]; LEMKE
BATTED FOR VALDEZ; Lemke struck out; McDowell grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: HENRY REPLACED LEMKE (PITCHING); Puhl lined to
right; Biggio was called out on strikes; Doran singled to right;
Doran stole second; Davis struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 3, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: Treadway grounded out (shortstop to first); L. Smith
struck out; Esasky struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           3  11   1   10
 Astros           5  13   0   11


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