Atlanta Braves 7, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Friday, April 26, 1991 (N) at Astrodome

ATL N    3  0  1    0  3  0    0  0  0  -   7  9  1
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  9  2
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Nixon lf                      4   2   1   0       1   0       2   1
Pendleton 3b                  4   2   2   0       1   0       3   3
Gant cf                       4   2   2   2       1   0       3   0
Justice rf                    3   1   1   1       1   0       3   0
Cabrera 1b                    2   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Bream ph,1b                 2   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Blauser 2b                    4   0   1   2       0   1       0   2
Heath c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       6   1
Belliard ss                   4   0   1   0       0   2       3   2
Leibrandt p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Gregg ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Parrett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berenguer p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   7   9   6       4   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Pendleton-Cabrera.
E: Belliard (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Pendleton (2,off Deshaies); Gant 2 (5,off Deshaies 2); Bream (5,off Clancy).
3B: Blauser (1,off Deshaies).
SH: Leibrandt (1,off Clancy).
GDP: Gant (2,off Corsi).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Nixon 2 (5,3rd base off Deshaies/Biggio,2nd base off Deshaies/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding ss                    5   0   1   0       0   1       1   5
Finley cf                     5   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Biggio c                      4   0   2   0       1   0       6   1
Caminiti 3b                   5   1   2   0       0   1       4   2
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   2   1       1   0      11   0
Davidson rf                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rhodes ph,rf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Candaele lf                   4   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
McLemore 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       3   2
Deshaies p                    1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Clancy p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Oberkfell ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Corsi p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   2   9   2       4   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Yelding-McLemore-Bagwell.
E: Deshaies 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (1,off Leibrandt).
3B: Candaele (2,off Parrett).
HBP: Davidson (1,by Leibrandt).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Candaele (3,2nd base off Leibrandt/Heath); Biggio (2,2nd base off Leibrandt/Heath).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leibrandt W(2-1)              7     6   1   1   3   5   0  31
Parrett                       1     2   1   1   1   0   0   6
Berenguer                     1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   2   2   4   6   0  41

HBP: Leibrandt (2,Davidson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies L(0-2)               4.1   6   7   7   3   4   0  22
Clancy                        3.2   2   0   0   1   1   0  14
Corsi                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   7   7   4   5   0  39


Umpires: HP - Tom Hallion, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Jerry Layne
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 16391


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Nixon               lf        Yelding             ss
2. Pendleton           3b        Finley              cf
3. Gant                cf        Biggio              c
4. Justice             rf        Caminiti            3b
5. Cabrera             1b        Bagwell             1b
6. Blauser             2b        Davidson            rf
7. Heath               c         Candaele            lf
8. Belliard            ss        McLemore            2b
9. Leibrandt           p         Deshaies            p

BRAVES 1ST: On a bunt Nixon singled to first [Nixon to second
(error by Deshaies)]; Jim Deshaies fielded bunt with his
glove, tossed ball and ball hit runner; Pendleton walked;
Nixon stole third; Nixon was picked off third but was safe on an
error by Deshaies [Nixon scored, Pendleton to second]; Gant
walked; Justice popped to catcher; Cabrera flied to center
[Pendleton to third]; Blauser tripled [Pendleton scored, Gant
scored]; Heath grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 2 H, 2 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding singled to third; Finley was called out on
strikes; Biggio lined into a double play (third to first)
[Yelding out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros
0.

BRAVES 2ND: Belliard struck out; Leibrandt popped to shortstop;
Nixon popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti singled; Bagwell doubled to left [Caminiti
scored]; Davidson was hit by a pitch; Candaele forced Bagwell
(shortstop to left to third) [Davidson to second, Candaele to
first]; McLemore struck out; Deshaies grounded out (catcher to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Pendleton doubled to right; Gant doubled to right
[Pendleton scored]; Justice grounded out (second to first) [Gant
to third]; Cabrera popped to third; Blauser struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Yelding struck out; Finley grounded out (pitcher to
first); Biggio reached on an error by Belliard [Biggio to
first]; Caminiti singled [Biggio to second]; Bagwell flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Heath struck out; Belliard grounded out (third to
first); Leibrandt struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Davidson grounded out (third to first); Candaele
singled to right; Candaele stole second; McLemore struck out;
Deshaies walked; Yelding forced Deshaies (second to shortstop)
[Yelding to first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Nixon walked; Nixon stole second; Pendleton grounded
out (first unassisted) [Nixon to third]; Gant doubled [Nixon
scored]; Justice singled [Gant scored]; CLANCY REPLACED DESHAIES
(PITCHING); BREAM BATTED FOR CABRERA; Bream doubled [Justice
scored]; Blauser lined to third; Heath grounded out (shortstop
to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: BREAM STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Finley flied to
right; Biggio singled; Caminiti was called out on strikes;
Biggio stole second; Bagwell walked; Davidson lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Belliard singled to second; Leibrandt out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Belliard to second]; Nixon
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Belliard to third]; Pendleton
flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Candaele grounded out (shortstop to first); McLemore
grounded out (third to first); Clancy flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Gant grounded out (third to first); Justice walked;
Bream popped to second; Blauser grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Yelding flied to right; Finley grounded out (second
to first); Biggio walked; Caminiti flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

BRAVES 8TH: Heath grounded out (shortstop to first); Belliard
struck out; GREGG BATTED FOR LEIBRANDT; Gregg popped to third; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: PARRETT REPLACED GREGG (PITCHING); Bagwell singled
to right; RHODES BATTED FOR DAVIDSON; Rhodes flied to left;
Candaele tripled to center [Bagwell scored]; McLemore popped to
shortstop; OBERKFELL BATTED FOR CLANCY; Oberkfell walked;
Yelding flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros
2.

BRAVES 9TH: CORSI REPLACED OBERKFELL (PITCHING); RHODES STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Nixon grounded out (shortstop to first);
Pendleton singled to left; Gant grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Pendleton out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: BERENGUER REPLACED PARRETT (PITCHING); Finley struck
out; Biggio singled to center; Caminiti flied to right; Bagwell
lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 7, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           7   9   1    5
 Astros           2   9   2   12


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