Houston Astros 10, Atlanta Braves 8
Regular Season Game 159
Played on Thursday, September 30, 1993 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    0  2  1    1  3  0    2  1  0  -  10 12  1
ATL N    2  0  2    0  0  1    0  0  3  -   8 14  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   2   3   3       0   0       4   3
Finley cf                     5   0   1   2       1   2       3   1
Gonzalez lf                   5   0   0   0       1   3       4   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   1   1   0       1   1       2   1
Bass rf                       3   2   2   0       2   0       0   0
Donnels 1b                    2   2   0   0       2   0       4   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Anthony ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  D. Jones p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno ss                     4   1   0   1       0   2       0   2
Taubensee c                   4   1   2   3       1   0       8   0
Kile p                        2   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
  T. Jones p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lindeman 1b                 2   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       37  10  12   9       9   9      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Finley-Cedeno-Donnels, Biggio-Donnels.
E: Caminiti (24).

BATTING - 
2B: Bass (18,off Smoltz); Taubensee (11,off Bedrosian); Lindeman (2,off Howell).
3B: Finley (13,off Freeman).
HR: Biggio (21,4th inning off Smoltz 0 on 0 out).
SF: Biggio (5,off Smoltz); Cedeno (5,off Smith).
GDP: Caminiti (15,off Stanton).
IBB: Taubensee (5,by Smoltz).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bass (7,2nd base off Stanton/Olson).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Nixon cf                      5   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Blauser ss                    5   1   2   0       0   2       1   3
Gant lf                       4   2   2   1       1   1       3   0
McGriff 1b                    5   2   3   3       0   0       6   0
Justice rf                    4   1   1   0       1   1       4   0
Pendleton 3b                  5   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
Olson c                       2   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
  Jones pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berryhill c                 2   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
  Caraballo pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lemke 2b                      5   0   2   1       0   0       2   1
Smoltz p                      0   0   0   0       2   0       0   0
  Bedrosian p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stanton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Sanders ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Freeman p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bream ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Klesko ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Pecota pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   8  14   8       6   8      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Stanton-Blauser-McGriff.
E: Blauser 2 (19).

BATTING - 
2B: Gant (27,off Kile); Pendleton (33,off D. Jones).
HR: McGriff (37,3rd inning off Kile 1 on 1 out).
SF: Nixon (5,off Hernandez).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Smoltz (1,2nd base off Kile/Taubensee).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kile                          4     6   4   4   4   4   1  21
T. Jones                      1     1   1   1   1   0   0   5
Hernandez W(4-5)              2     1   0   0   1   3   0   8
D. Jones                      2     6   3   3   0   1   0  12
Totals                        9    14   8   8   6   8   1  46

Kile faced 1 batter in the 5th inning
T. Jones faced 2 batters in the 6th inning

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smoltz L(15-11)               4     5   6   5   6   6   1  24
Bedrosian                     0.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   4
Stanton                       1.1   0   0   0   2   1   0   5
Freeman                       0.2   3   2   2   0   1   0   5
Borbon                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Smith                         1     1   1   1   1   0   0   5
Howell                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    12  10   9   9   9   1  48

Smoltz faced 2 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Smoltz (13).
IBB: Smoltz (12,Taubensee).

Umpires: HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Dana DeMuth, 3B - Jerry Layne
Time of Game: 3:48   Attendance: 49021


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Biggio              2b        Nixon               cf
2. Finley              cf        Blauser             ss
3. Gonzalez            lf        Gant                lf
4. Caminiti            3b        McGriff             1b
5. Bass                rf        Justice             rf
6. Donnels             1b        Pendleton           3b
7. Cedeno              ss        Olson               c
8. Taubensee           c         Lemke               2b
9. Kile                p         Smoltz              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Finley walked;
Gonzalez was called out on strikes; Caminiti walked [Finley to
second]; Bass forced Caminiti (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Nixon grounded out (shortstop to first); Blauser
singled to center; Gant doubled to left [Blauser scored];
McGriff singled to left [Gant scored]; Justice hit into a double
play (center to shortstop to first) [McGriff out at second]; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Donnels walked; Cedeno reached on an error by
Blauser [Donnels to third, Cedeno to first]; Taubensee singled
to left [Donnels scored, Cedeno to second]; Kile walked [Cedeno
to third, Taubensee to second]; Biggio lined out on a sacrifice
fly to center [Cedeno scored (unearned)]; Finley lined to right;
Gonzalez flied to right; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 2.

BRAVES 2ND: Pendleton struck out; Olson was called out on
strikes; Lemke singled to center; Smoltz walked [Lemke to
second]; Nixon lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Caminiti singled to shortstop [Caminiti to second
(error by Blauser)]; Bass singled to left [Caminiti to third];
Smoltz threw a wild pitch [Caminiti scored, Bass to second];
Donnels grounded out (second to first) [Bass to third]; Cedeno
struck out; Taubensee was walked intentionally; Kile struck out;
1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 2.

BRAVES 3RD: Blauser struck out; Gant walked; McGriff homered
[Gant scored]; Justice walked; Pendleton reached on an error by
Caminiti [Justice to second, Pendleton to first]; Olson lined
into a double play (second to first) [Pendleton out at first]; 2
R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio homered; Finley struck out; Gonzalez struck
out; Caminiti was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Braves 4.

BRAVES 4TH: Lemke flied to left; Smoltz walked; Nixon was called
out on strikes while Smoltz stole second; Blauser grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Bass doubled to right; Donnels walked; BEDROSIAN
REPLACED SMOLTZ (PITCHING); Cedeno lined to right; Taubensee
doubled to right [Bass scored, Donnels scored]; Kile lined to
right; Biggio singled to left [Taubensee scored]; STANTON
REPLACED BEDROSIAN (PITCHING); Finley struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 7, Braves 4.

BRAVES 5TH: Gant singled to left; T. JONES REPLACED KILE
(PITCHING); McGriff forced Gant (third to second) [McGriff to
first]; Justice flied to left; Pendleton lined to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Braves 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Gonzalez walked; Caminiti grounded into a double
play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Gonzalez out at second];
Bass walked; Bass stole second; Donnels grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Braves 4.

BRAVES 6TH: Olson walked; Lemke singled to right [Olson to
second]; HERNANDEZ REPLACED DONNELS (PITCHING); LINDEMAN
REPLACED T. JONES (PLAYING 1B); SANDERS BATTED FOR STANTON;
Sanders walked [Olson to third, Lemke to second]; JONES RAN FOR
OLSON; Nixon out on a sacrifice fly to center [Jones scored];
Blauser singled to left [Lemke to third, Sanders to second];
Gant struck out; McGriff popped to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 7, Braves 5.

ASTROS 7TH: BERRYHILL REPLACED JONES (PLAYING C ); FREEMAN
REPLACED SANDERS (PITCHING); Cedeno struck out; Taubensee flied
to center; Lindeman singled to center; Biggio singled to center
[Lindeman to third]; Finley tripled to center [Lindeman scored,
Biggio scored]; BORBON REPLACED FREEMAN (PITCHING); Gonzalez
flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Braves 5.

BRAVES 7TH: Justice struck out; Pendleton flied to left;
Berryhill struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Braves 5.

ASTROS 8TH: SMITH REPLACED BORBON (PITCHING); Caminiti lined to
second; Bass walked; ANTHONY BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ; Anthony
singled to center [Bass to third]; Cedeno out on a sacrifice fly
to left [Bass scored]; Taubensee grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 10, Braves 5.

BRAVES 8TH: D. JONES REPLACED ANTHONY (PITCHING); Lemke grounded
out (first unassisted); BREAM BATTED FOR SMITH; Bream grounded
out (second to first); Nixon singled to center; Blauser struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 10, Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: HOWELL REPLACED BREAM (PITCHING); Lindeman doubled
to center; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Finley
flied to left; Gonzalez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 10, Braves 5.

BRAVES 9TH: Gant popped to second; McGriff singled to center;
Justice singled to center [McGriff to second]; Pendleton doubled
to left [McGriff scored, Justice to third]; Berryhill singled to
left [Justice scored, Pendleton to third]; CARABALLO RAN FOR
BERRYHILL; Lemke forced Caraballo (second unassisted) [Pendleton
scored, Lemke to first]; KLESKO BATTED FOR HOWELL; Klesko
singled to right [Lemke to third]; PECOTA RAN FOR KLESKO; Nixon
popped to third; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 10, Braves 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          10  12   1   11
 Braves           8  14   2   11


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