Atlanta Braves 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 116
Played on Thursday, August 31, 1995 (N) at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   2  6  0
ATL N    0  1  0    0  0  0    2  2  x  -   5  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     4   1   1   0       0   2       6   0
Thompson rf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       1   1
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       0   5
May lf                        4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Magadan 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Shipley 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Borders c                     2   0   0   0       1   0       2   1
Drabek p                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hartgraves p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMurtry p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   6   2       1   4      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thompson-Borders.

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (25,off Maddux).
GDP: Hunter (2,off Maddux).
IBB: Borders (1,by Maddux).
Team LOB: 4.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grissom cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lemke 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1  10
Jones 3b                      4   2   2   1       0   0       0   2
McGriff 1b                    1   3   1   1       3   0      19   1
Justice rf                    3   0   2   1       1   0       1   0
Polonia lf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Devereaux ph,lf             1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
O'Brien c                     2   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Belliard ss                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Smith ph                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Mordecai ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Maddux p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Totals                       28   5   7   5       5   1      27  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lemke-McGriff.

BATTING - 
2B: Polonia (3,off Drabek).
3B: Jones (2,off Veres).
HR: McGriff (21,2nd inning off Drabek 0 on 0 out); Jones (19,7th inning off
Drabek 0 on 0 out).
SF: Smith (1,off Veres).
HBP: O'Brien (5,by Drabek).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Polonia (2,2nd base off Drabek/Borders).
CS: Justice (2,2nd base by Drabek/Borders).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drabek L(7-8)                 6.1   4   3   3   3   0   2  25
Veres                         1.1   1   1   1   0   1   0   5
Hartgraves                    0     1   1   1   1   0   0   2
McMurtry                      0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   5   5   5   1   2  35

WP: McMurtry (1).
HBP: Drabek (6,O'Brien).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Maddux W(15-2)                9     6   2   2   1   4   0  33

IBB: Maddux (3,Borders).

Umpires: HP - Angel Hernandez, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 31274


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Hunter              cf        Grissom             cf
2. Thompson            rf        Lemke               2b
3. Biggio              2b        Jones               3b
4. May                 lf        McGriff             1b
5. Magadan             1b        Justice             rf
6. Shipley             3b        Polonia             lf
7. Gutierrez           ss        O'Brien             c
8. Borders             c         Belliard            ss
9. Drabek              p         Maddux              p

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter singled to shortstop; Thompson grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Hunter to second]; Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Hunter to third]; May singled to center
[Hunter scored]; Magadan lined to pitcher; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Grissom flied to center; Lemke lined to left; Jones
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Shipley lined to right; Gutierrez grounded out
(second to first); Borders grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: McGriff homered; Justice walked; Polonia forced
Justice (pitcher to shortstop) [Polonia to first]; O'Brien
popped to shortstop; Polonia stole second; Belliard grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Drabek singled to left; Hunter grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Drabek out at second]; Thompson
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Maddux grounded out (second to first); Grissom
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lemke lined to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio grounded out (second to first); May grounded
out (second to first); Magadan grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

BRAVES 4TH: Jones flied to center; McGriff walked; Justice
forced McGriff (second to shortstop) [Justice to first]; Justice
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Shipley grounded out (pitcher to first); Gutierrez
grounded out (second to first); Borders grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Polonia doubled to left; O'Brien grounded out
(second to first) [Polonia to third]; Belliard hit into a double
play (right to catcher) [Polonia out at home]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Drabek grounded out (second to first); Hunter struck
out; Thompson singled to left; Biggio doubled to left [Thompson
scored]; May grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: Maddux popped to first; Grissom grounded out
(shortstop to first); Lemke popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Magadan grounded out (second to first); Shipley
singled to shortstop; Gutierrez grounded out (first unassisted)
[Shipley to second]; Borders was walked intentionally; Drabek
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Jones homered; McGriff walked; Justice singled to
left [McGriff to second]; Polonia lined to center; O'Brien was
hit by a pitch [McGriff to third, Justice to second]; SMITH
BATTED FOR BELLIARD; VERES REPLACED DRABEK (PITCHING); Smith
lined out on a sacrifice fly to center [McGriff scored]; Maddux
grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Braves 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MORDECAI REPLACED SMITH (PLAYING SS); Hunter was
called out on strikes; Thompson grounded out (shortstop to
first); Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

BRAVES 8TH: Grissom grounded out (second to first); Lemke struck
out; Jones tripled to right; HARTGRAVES REPLACED VERES
(PITCHING); McGriff walked; Justice singled to right [Jones
scored, McGriff to second]; DEVEREAUX BATTED FOR POLONIA;
MCMURTRY REPLACED HARTGRAVES (PITCHING); Devereaux singled to
left [McGriff scored, Justice to second]; McMurtry threw a wild
pitch [Justice to third, Devereaux to second]; O'Brien walked;
Mordecai forced Devereaux (third unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: DEVEREAUX STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); May struck
out; Magadan grounded out (pitcher to first); Shipley grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   0    4
 Braves           5   7   0    6


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