Atlanta Braves 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 107
Played on Wednesday, August 4, 2004 (N) at Minute Maid Park

ATL N    0  3  0    0  1  0    1  0  0  -   5 12  0
HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  2  -   4  6  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Furcal ss                     5   1   1   0       0   0       2   6
Green 2b                      5   1   1   0       0   3       0   2
J. Drew rf                    4   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
C. Jones 3b                   4   0   2   2       0   1       0   3
Estrada c                     4   1   2   0       0   1       4   1
A. Jones cf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
LaRoche 1b                    3   1   2   1       1   0      13   0
Thomas lf                     4   0   2   2       0   1       2   0
Thomson p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Franco ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Reitsma p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smoltz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   5  12   5       2   9      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: LaRoche (15,off Munro); Thomas (6,off Munro).
GDP: Estrada (13,off Harville).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Furcal (10,2nd base off Redding/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Everett ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       4   3
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Beltran cf                    3   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Berkman rf                    4   1   2   2       0   1       2   1
Kent 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   2       0   1       7   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   0      10   1
Munro p                       1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Harville p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Redding p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph,ss              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   4   6   4       1   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Everett-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
HR: Bagwell (16,9th inning off Smoltz 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Beltran (7,2nd base off Thomson/Estrada).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Thomson W(9-7)                7     4   2   2   1   2   0  26
Reitsma                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Smoltz SV(26)                 1     2   2   2   0   2   1   5
Totals                        9     6   4   4   1   5   1  34

WP: Thomson (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Munro L(2-3)                  4.1   8   4   4   1   4   0  22
Harville                      0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Redding                       2     2   1   1   1   3   0   9
Gallo                         1     2   0   0   0   1   0   4
Weathers                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    12   5   5   2   9   0  39

WP: Gallo (2).

Umpires: HP - Bill Miller, 1B - Brian Gorman, 2B - Dale Scott, 3B - Ron Kulpa
Time of Game: 2:18   Attendance: 37712


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Furcal              ss        Biggio              lf
2. Green               2b        Everett             ss
3. J. Drew             rf        Beltran             cf
4. C. Jones            3b        Berkman             rf
5. Estrada             c         Kent                2b
6. A. Jones            cf        Bagwell             1b
7. LaRoche             1b        Ensberg             3b
8. Thomas              lf        Ausmus              c
9. Thomson             p         Munro               p

BRAVES 1ST: Furcal flied to left; Green struck out; J. Drew was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to center; Everett grounded out (third
to first); Beltran grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: C. Jones was called out on strikes; Estrada singled
to center; A. Jones singled to center [Estrada to second];
LaRoche doubled to left [Estrada scored, A. Jones to third];
Thomas doubled to right [A. Jones scored, LaRoche scored];
Thomson grounded out (shortstop to first); Furcal grounded out
(second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman struck out; Kent flied to right; Bagwell
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Green grounded out (third to first); J. Drew
grounded out (pitcher to first); C. Jones grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ensberg grounded out (second to first); Ausmus
grounded out (shortstop to first); Munro singled to right;
Biggio flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros
0.

BRAVES 4TH: Estrada singled to right; A. Jones struck out;
LaRoche forced Estrada (second to shortstop); Thomas singled to
center [LaRoche to second]; Thomson grounded out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Everett grounded out (second to first); Beltran
walked; Beltran stole second; Berkman singled to right [Beltran
scored, Berkman to second (on throw)]; Kent singled to shortstop
[Berkman to third]; Bagwell was called out on strikes; Ensberg
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 3,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 5TH: Furcal grounded out (shortstop to first); Green
singled to right; J. Drew walked [Green to second]; C. Jones
singled to center [Green scored, J. Drew to second]; HARVILLE
REPLACED MUNRO (PITCHING); Estrada grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [C. Jones out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); PALMEIRO
BATTED FOR HARVILLE; Palmeiro flied to left; Biggio popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 1.

BRAVES 6TH: REDDING REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); A. Jones flied
to right; LaRoche walked; Thomas forced LaRoche (second to
shortstop); Thomson forced Thomas (second to shortstop); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Everett singled to center; Thomson threw a wild
pitch [Everett to second]; Beltran flied to center [Everett to
third]; Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first) [Everett
scored]; Kent grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 2.

BRAVES 7TH: Furcal singled to center; Green struck out; Furcal
stole second; J. Drew was called out on strikes; C. Jones
singled to left [Furcal scored]; Estrada struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Ensberg
popped to shortstop; Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 2.

BRAVES 8TH: GALLO REPLACED REDDING (PITCHING); A. Jones flied to
center; LaRoche singled to right; Gallo threw a wild pitch
[LaRoche to second]; Thomas struck out; FRANCO BATTED FOR
THOMSON; Franco singled to right [LaRoche out at home (right to
catcher)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: REITSMA REPLACED FRANCO (PITCHING); VIZCAINO BATTED
FOR GALLO; Vizcaino was called out on strikes; Biggio flied to
left; Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 2.

BRAVES 9TH: WEATHERS REPLACED EVERETT (PITCHING); VIZCAINO
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Furcal lined to right; Green struck
out; J. Drew flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: SMOLTZ REPLACED REITSMA (PITCHING); Beltran struck
out; Berkman singled to center; Kent flied to center; Berkman
advanced to second because of defensive indifference [Berkman to
second]; Bagwell homered [Berkman scored]; Ensberg struck out
(catcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           5  12   0    7
 Astros           4   6   0    3


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