Houston Astros 10, Atlanta Braves 5
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Wednesday, April 18, 1990 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    2  1  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   5  7  1
HOU N    3  4  2    0  0  0    1  0  x  -  10 13  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McDowell cf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Treadway 2b                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   2
L. Smith lf                   4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Esasky 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       7   3
Presley 3b                    4   1   1   1       0   1       0   3
Murphy rf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Whitt c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Blauser ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       4   3
Lilliquist p                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Greene p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Luecken p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boever p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   7   4       0   6      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Esasky-Blauser, Blauser-Treadway-Esasky.
E: Esasky (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Presley (2,off Gullickson).
3B: L. Smith (1,off Gullickson).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Murphy (2,2nd base off Gullickson/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding cf                    5   1   2   3       0   0       4   0
Biggio c                      2   2   1   0       3   0       8   0
Doran 2b                      5   1   3   1       0   0       2   3
Davis 1b                      4   1   3   4       1   1       9   0
Wilson rf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Ramirez ss                    4   2   2   0       0   1       1   3
Davidson lf                   2   2   1   1       2   0       3   0
Gullickson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rohde ph                    1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Schatzeder p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Oberkfell ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clancy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34  10  13  10       7   3      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Davidson (1,off Lilliquist).
HR: Davis (1,1st inning off Lilliquist 2 on 1 out).
SH: Gullickson (1,off Lilliquist).
GDP: Wilson 2 (2,off Greene,off Luecken).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Yelding 2 (3,2nd base off Lilliquist/Whitt,3rd base off Lilliquist/Whitt).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lilliquist L(0-2)             1.1   7   7   7   1   0   1  12
Greene                        1.1   2   2   2   3   0   0   8
Valdez                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Luecken                       3     2   0   0   1   1   0  11
Boever                        2     2   1   1   2   2   0  10
Totals                        8    13  10  10   7   3   1  42


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gullickson                    2.2   7   5   5   0   1   0  15
Hernandez                     0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Schatzeder W(1-0)             4     0   0   0   0   4   0  12
Darwin                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Clancy                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   5   5   0   6   0  34

WP: Gullickson (1).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Tom Hallion, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 10137


Starting Lineups:

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

BRAVES 1ST: McDowell singled; Treadway made an out to second; L.
Smith tripled [McDowell scored]; Gullickson threw a wild pitch
[L. Smith scored]; Esasky was called out on strikes; Presley
popped to catcher in foul territory; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding flied out to center; Biggio singled; Doran
singled [Biggio to second]; Davis homered [Biggio scored, Doran
scored]; Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first); Caminiti
grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 2,
Astros 3.

BRAVES 2ND: Murphy singled; Murphy stole second; Whitt flied out
to center; Blauser grounded out (shortstop to first); Lilliquist
singled [Murphy scored]; McDowell grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Ramirez singled; Davidson doubled [Ramirez scored];
Gullickson out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Davidson
to third]; Yelding singled [Davidson scored]; Yelding stole
second; Yelding stole third; Biggio walked; Doran singled
[Yelding scored, Biggio to second]; GREENE REPLACED LILLIQUIST
(PITCHING); Davis singled [Biggio scored, Doran to third];
Wilson grounded into a double play (first to shortstop) [Davis
out at second]; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 7.

BRAVES 3RD: Treadway singled; L. Smith flied out to left; Esasky
made an out to second; Presley doubled [Treadway scored]; Murphy
singled [Presley scored]; HERNANDEZ REPLACED GULLICKSON
(PITCHING); Whitt flied out to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 7.

ASTROS 3RD: Caminiti walked; Ramirez singled [Caminiti to
third]; Davidson walked [Ramirez to second]; ROHDE BATTED FOR
HERNANDEZ; Rohde forced Davidson (first to shortstop) [Caminiti
scored, Ramirez to third]; Yelding forced Rohde (second to
shortstop) [Ramirez scored, Yelding to second (error by
Esasky)]; Biggio walked; VALDEZ REPLACED GREENE (PITCHING);
Doran grounded out (first to pitcher); 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 9.

BRAVES 4TH: SCHATZEDER REPLACED ROHDE (PITCHING); Blauser was
called out on strikes; THOMAS BATTED FOR VALDEZ; Thomas popped
to catcher in foul territory; McDowell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 9.

ASTROS 4TH: LUECKEN REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); Davis singled to
third; Wilson grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Davis out at second]; Caminiti made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 9.

BRAVES 5TH: Treadway flied out to center; L. Smith flied out to
left; Esasky struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros
9.

ASTROS 5TH: Ramirez flied out to left; Davidson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Schatzeder struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 9.

BRAVES 6TH: Presley grounded out (second to first); Murphy
grounded out (shortstop to first); Whitt struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 9.

ASTROS 6TH: Yelding lined to pitcher; Biggio grounded out (third
to first); Doran singled; Davis walked [Doran to second]; Wilson
lined to pitcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 9.

BRAVES 7TH: Blauser lined to shortstop; DAVIS BATTED FOR
LUECKEN; Davis flied out to center; McDowell grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: BOEVER REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Caminiti lined to
first; Ramirez struck out; Davidson walked; OBERKFELL BATTED FOR
SCHATZEDER; Oberkfell singled [Davidson to second]; Yelding
singled [Davidson scored, Oberkfell to second]; Biggio walked
[Oberkfell to third, Yelding to second]; Doran flied out to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 10.

BRAVES 8TH: DARWIN REPLACED OBERKFELL (PITCHING); Treadway
grounded out (second to first); L. Smith flied out to center;
Esasky grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 10.

ASTROS 8TH: Davis struck out; Wilson flied out to center;
Caminiti flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5,
Astros 10.

BRAVES 9TH: CLANCY REPLACED DARWIN (PITCHING); Presley was
called out on strikes; Murphy grounded out (pitcher to first);
Whitt grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5   7   1    2
 Astros          10  13   0    8


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