Houston Astros 6, Atlanta Braves 5
Regular Season Game 114
Played on Thursday, August 9, 2001 (N) at Turner Field

HOU N    2  0  0    0  1  1    0  1  1  -   6 12  1
ATL N    0  3  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   5 11  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   2   0       1   1       2   5
Vizcaino ss                   5   2   3   1       0   0       1   2
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   2   0       1   0       6   2
Berkman lf                    2   0   0   2       2   1       3   0
Hidalgo cf                    4   0   0   1       0   1       2   0
Merced rf                     5   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Castilla 3b                   5   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Ausmus c                      4   2   3   0       0   1       7   0
Oswalt p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       37   6  12   6       4   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Oswalt-Vizcaino-Biggio, Castilla-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Hidalgo (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (26,off Burkett); Ausmus 3 (19,off Burkett 2,off Ligtenberg).
SF: Hidalgo (9,off Burkett); Berkman (6,off Burkett).
IBB: Berkman (4,by Ligtenberg).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bagwell (7,2nd base off Ligtenberg/Lopez).

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Giles 2b                      4   0   0   0       1   1       2   3
Surhoff lf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Gilkey lf                   2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
C. Jones 3b                   4   0   2   0       0   1       0   3
Jordan rf                     3   1   1   0       1   1       3   0
Caminiti 1b                   4   1   2   1       0   0       8   0
  Helms pr,1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
A. Jones cf                   4   2   2   1       0   0       1   1
Lopez c                       4   1   2   3       0   2       7   0
Sanchez ss                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  DeRosa ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Burkett p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Reed p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lockhart ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smoltz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ligtenberg p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martinez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   5       2   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Giles (3), C. Jones (14), Caminiti (4).

BATTING - 
2B: A. Jones (22,off Oswalt).
HR: Caminiti (6,2nd inning off Oswalt 0 on 0 out); Lopez (12,2nd inning off
Oswalt 1 on 0 out).
GDP: Burkett (4,off Oswalt); Gilkey (1,off Cruz).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt                        5.1   9   5   5   1   3   2  25
Cruz                          1.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   6
Dotel W(6-4)                  2     1   0   0   0   3   0   7
Totals                        9    11   5   5   2   6   2  38


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Burkett                       5.2   9   4   4   3   3   0  29
Reed                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Smoltz                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Ligtenberg L(1-3)             2     3   2   1   1   2   0  10
Totals                        9    12   6   5   4   7   0  43

WP: Ligtenberg (2).
IBB: Ligtenberg (7,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - Mike Everitt, 1B - John Shulock, 2B - Jim Reynolds, 3B - Ron Barnes
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 30499


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Biggio              2b        Giles               2b
2. Vizcaino            ss        Surhoff             lf
3. Bagwell             1b        C. Jones            3b
4. Berkman             lf        Jordan              rf
5. Hidalgo             cf        Caminiti            1b
6. Merced              rf        A. Jones            cf
7. Castilla            3b        Lopez               c
8. Ausmus              c         Sanchez             ss
9. Oswalt              p         Burkett             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled; Vizcaino singled [Biggio to second];
Bagwell walked [Biggio to third, Vizcaino to second]; Berkman
walked [Biggio scored, Vizcaino to third, Bagwell to second];
Hidalgo hit a sacrifice fly to left [Vizcaino scored]; Merced
flied to right [Bagwell to third]; Castilla grounded out (second
to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Giles flied to center; Surhoff flied to left; C.
Jones singled to right; Jordan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus struck out; Oswalt grounded out (pitcher to
first); Biggio singled to right; Vizcaino forced Biggio
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Caminiti homered; A. Jones singled to center [A.
Jones to third (error by Hidalgo)]; Lopez homered [A. Jones
scored]; Sanchez singled; On a bunt Burkett grounded into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop to second) [Sanchez out at
second]; Giles grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

ASTROS 3RD: DEROSA REPLACED SANCHEZ (PLAYING SS); Bagwell
doubled to center; Berkman flied to left; Hidalgo struck out;
Merced grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Surhoff grounded out (first to pitcher); C. Jones
lined to right; Jordan walked; Caminiti lined to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Castilla flied to center; Ausmus doubled to left;
Oswalt struck out; Biggio lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Braves 3.

BRAVES 4TH: A. Jones grounded out (second to first); Lopez
struck out; DeRosa grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Vizcaino singled to left; Bagwell singled to right
[Vizcaino to third]; Berkman hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Vizcaino scored]; Hidalgo forced Bagwell (third to second)
[Hidalgo to second (error by Giles)]; Merced grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 3.

BRAVES 5TH: Burkett flied to right; Giles grounded out (second
to first); Surhoff singled to center; C. Jones struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Braves 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Castilla grounded out (third to first); Ausmus
doubled to left; Oswalt grounded out (first unassisted) [Ausmus
to third]; Biggio walked; Vizcaino singled to center [Ausmus
scored, Biggio to second]; REED REPLACED BURKETT (PITCHING);
Bagwell grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 4, Braves 3.

BRAVES 6TH: Jordan singled to left; Caminiti flied to center; A.
Jones doubled [Jordan scored]; Lopez singled to left [A. Jones
scored, Lopez to second (on throw to home)]; CRUZ REPLACED
OSWALT (PITCHING); DeRosa flied to left [Lopez to third];
LOCKHART BATTED FOR REED; Lockhart flied to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 5.

ASTROS 7TH: GILKEY REPLACED SURHOFF (PLAYING LF); SMOLTZ
REPLACED LOCKHART (PITCHING); Berkman struck out; Hidalgo
grounded out (third to first); Caminiti dropped a foul fly hit
by Merced for an error; Merced was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 5.

BRAVES 7TH: Giles walked; Gilkey grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Giles out at second]; C. Jones
singled to center; Jordan popped to catcher in foul territory; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 5.

ASTROS 8TH: LIGTENBERG REPLACED SMOLTZ (PITCHING); Castilla was
called out on strikes; Ausmus doubled; WARD BATTED FOR CRUZ;
Ligtenberg threw a wild pitch [Ausmus to third]; Ward singled to
center [Ausmus scored, Ward out at second (center to
shortstop)]; Biggio was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 5.

BRAVES 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Caminiti singled to
center; HELMS RAN FOR CAMINITI; A. Jones flied to left; Lopez
struck out; DeRosa grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Braves 5.

ASTROS 9TH: HELMS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Vizcaino flied to
left; Bagwell reached on an error by C. Jones; Bagwell stole
second; Berkman was walked intentionally; Hidalgo popped to
first in foul territory; Merced singled to center [Bagwell
scored (unearned), Berkman to third]; Castilla grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Braves 5.

BRAVES 9TH: MARTINEZ BATTED FOR LIGTENBERG; Martinez grounded
out (first to pitcher); Giles struck out; Gilkey struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  12   1   10
 Braves           5  11   3    6


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