Atlanta Braves 9, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 96
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Tuesday, July 24, 1990 (D) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  9  2
ATL N    0  1  3    0  0  0    5  0  x  -   9 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding ss                    4   1   1   0       0   2       1   3
Doran 2b                      3   1   0   0       1   1       3   1
Ortiz lf                      4   1   1   0       0   3       2   0
Wilson rf                     4   0   2   2       0   1       2   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   2   1       0   0       0   2
Biggio c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Stubbs 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Candaele cf                   3   0   1   0       1   1       5   0
Deshaies p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Trevino ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nichols ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   3   9   3       2   9      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Yelding (11), Caminiti (11).

BATTING - 
3B: Ortiz (1,off Leibrandt).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Biggio (6,2nd base by Leibrandt/Olson).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
L. Smith lf                   4   2   1   0       1   0       1   0
Blauser 2b                    4   2   2   0       1   0       2   3
Gant cf                       4   2   2   3       0   1       1   0
Presley 3b                    3   1   1   1       1   1       0   3
Murphy rf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Cabrera 1b                    2   0   2   2       0   0       5   0
  Justice ph,1b               2   1   1   3       0   0       3   0
Thomas ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Olson c                       4   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Leibrandt p                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Gregg ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sisk p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   9  10   9       4   6      27* 11

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
BATTING - 
2B: Blauser (13,off Agosto); Gant (21,off Agosto).
HR: Presley (16,2nd inning off Deshaies 0 on 0 out); Justice (7,7th inning
off Agosto 2 on 1 out).
IBB: Murphy (11,by Agosto).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: L. Smith (7,2nd base by Deshaies/Biggio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies L(4-9)               4     6   4   4   3   3   1  21
Hernandez                     2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Agosto                        2     4   5   5   1   2   1  11
Totals                        8    10   9   9   4   6   2  38

IBB: Agosto (5,Murphy).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leibrandt W(4-3)              8     9   3   3   1   8   0  32
Sisk                          1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   3   3   2   9   0  36

WP: Leibrandt 2 (3).

Umpires: HP - Mark Hirschbeck, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Fred Brocklander, 3B - Randy Marsh
Time of Game: 2:47   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Yelding             ss        L. Smith            lf
2. Doran               2b        Blauser             2b
3. Ortiz               lf        Gant                cf
4. Wilson              rf        Presley             3b
5. Caminiti            3b        Murphy              rf
6. Biggio              c         Cabrera             1b
7. Stubbs              1b        Thomas              ss
8. Candaele            cf        Olson               c
9. Deshaies            p         Leibrandt           p

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding struck out; Doran struck out; Ortiz struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: L. Smith reached on an error by Caminiti; L. Smith
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Blauser flied
out to left; Gant flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wilson grounded out (second to first); Caminiti
singled; Biggio forced Caminiti (shortstop to second); Biggio
was picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Presley homered; Murphy singled; Cabrera singled to
left [Murphy to second]; Thomas flied out to right; Olson flied
out to center; Leibrandt forced Cabrera (shortstop to second); 1
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Stubbs grounded out (shortstop to first); Candaele
singled; Candaele was picked off first (pitcher unassisted);
Deshaies out on an unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: L. Smith walked; Blauser walked [L. Smith to
second]; Gant singled to right [L. Smith scored, Blauser to
third, Gant to second (on throw)]; Presley walked; Murphy flied
to center; Cabrera singled to center [Blauser scored, Gant
scored, Presley to second]; Thomas struck out; Olson struck out;
3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Yelding singled to center; Doran walked [Yelding to
second]; Ortiz was called out on strikes; Wilson singled to
right [Yelding scored, Doran to second]; Caminiti singled to
center [Doran scored, Wilson to second]; Biggio singled to right
[Wilson to third, Caminiti to second]; On a bunt Stubbs forced
Wilson (catcher to pitcher) [Caminiti to third, Biggio to
second]; Candaele grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 4TH: Leibrandt flied to center; L. Smith grounded out
(third to first); Blauser singled to center; Gant struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 5TH: TREVINO BATTED FOR DESHAIES; Trevino flied to right;
Yelding struck out; Doran grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 5TH: HERNANDEZ REPLACED TREVINO (PITCHING); Presley
grounded out (third to first); Murphy grounded out (shortstop to
first); JUSTICE BATTED FOR CABRERA; Justice popped to shortstop;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 6TH: JUSTICE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Ortiz struck
out; Wilson was called out on strikes; Caminiti grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 6TH: Thomas flied to center; Olson lined to second;
Leibrandt struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio lined to center; Stubbs singled to right;
Leibrandt threw a wild pitch [Stubbs to second]; Candaele struck
out; NICHOLS BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ; Leibrandt threw a wild pitch
[Stubbs to third]; Nichols grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 4.

BRAVES 7TH: AGOSTO REPLACED NICHOLS (PITCHING); L. Smith singled
to center; Blauser doubled to left [L. Smith to third]; Gant
doubled to left [L. Smith scored, Blauser scored, Gant to third
(error by Yelding)]; Presley struck out; Murphy was walked
intentionally; Justice homered [Gant scored, Murphy scored];
Thomas grounded out (second to first); Olson lined to center; 5
R, 4 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 9.

ASTROS 8TH: Yelding flied to right; Doran lined to left; Ortiz
tripled to left; Wilson singled to left [Ortiz scored]; Caminiti
forced Wilson (third to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Braves 9.

BRAVES 8TH: GREGG BATTED FOR LEIBRANDT; Gregg struck out; L.
Smith grounded out (shortstop to first); Blauser flied to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 9.

ASTROS 9TH: SISK REPLACED GREGG (PITCHING); On a bunt Biggio
made an out to catcher; Stubbs grounded out (pitcher to first);
Candaele walked; PUHL BATTED FOR AGOSTO; Candaele advanced to
second because of defensive indifference [Candaele to second];
Puhl struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   9   2    6
 Braves           9  10   0    5


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