Atlanta Braves 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 108
Played on Thursday, August 5, 2004 (N) at Minute Maid Park

ATL N    0  1  0    0  0  4    0  0  1  -   6 11  1
HOU N    1  0  0    2  2  0    0  0  0  -   5  9  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Furcal ss                     5   0   3   0       0   1       1   2
Green 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   3       4   0
J. Drew rf                    4   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
C. Jones 3b                   4   1   3   0       1   0       0   4
A. Jones cf                   4   2   1   0       1   1       4   0
Franco 1b                     3   1   1   2       1   0       8   1
  DeRosa pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giles ph                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Smoltz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Marrero lf                    5   1   1   2       0   1       3   0
Perez c                       2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alfonseca p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaRoche ph,1b               1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Hampton p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Gryboski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Estrada ph,c                2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       37   6  11   5       4  10      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Furcal-Franco.
E: Perez (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Franco (9,off Gallo); C. Jones (13,off Miceli).
HR: Marrero (7,6th inning off Weathers 1 on 1 out).
SH: Green (8,off Weathers).
SF: Giles (7,off Miceli).
IBB: C. Jones (6,by Weathers); A. Jones (7,by Miceli).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: A. Jones (5,2nd base off Bullinger/Ausmus); Furcal 2 (12,2nd base off Bullinger/Ausmus,2nd
base off Harville/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio lf                     3   0   1   1       2   0       0   0
Everett ss                    5   0   1   2       0   0       1   1
Beltran cf                    5   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Berkman rf                    3   1   1   0       2   1       2   0
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kent 2b                       5   1   1   0       0   0       3   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       5   2
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro rf                 1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   1   0       2   0       0   4
Ausmus c                      2   1   1   1       2   0      10   0
Oliver p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bullinger p                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Lane ph                     0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Harville p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lamb ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Vizcaino 1b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   9   5       9   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Everett (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Ensberg (16,off Hampton).
HR: Beltran (12,1st inning off Hampton 0 on 2 out).
SH: Ausmus (5,off Alfonseca).
GDP: Everett (4,off Hampton).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Berkman 2 (5,3rd base off Hampton/Perez,2nd base off Alfonseca/Estrada).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton                       4.1   7   5   5   6   1   1  25
Gryboski                      0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Martin                        0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Alfonseca                     2     0   0   0   2   0   0   8
Cruz W(4-0)                   1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Smoltz SV(27)                 1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9   5   5   9   2   1  44


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oliver                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Bullinger                     3     2   1   0   1   1   0  13
Harville                      1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Gallo                         0.1   3   3   3   0   0   0   4
Weathers                      1.1   2   1   1   1   0   1   7
Lidge                         1.1   1   0   0   1   3   0   6
Miceli L(4-6)                 1     2   1   1   1   2   0   6
Totals                        9    11   6   5   4  10   1  43

WP: Harville (4).
IBB: Weathers (1,C. Jones); Miceli (11,A. Jones).

Umpires: HP - Brian Gorman, 1B - Dale Scott, 2B - Ron Kulpa, 3B - Bill Miller
Time of Game: 3:23   Attendance: 37015


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. A. Jones            cf        Kent                2b
6. Franco              1b        Bagwell             1b
7. Marrero             lf        Ensberg             3b
8. Perez               c         Ausmus              c
9. Hampton             p         Oliver              p

BRAVES 1ST: Furcal flied to right; Green struck out; J. Drew
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to shortstop; Everett grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Biggio out at second]; Beltran
homered; Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 0, Astros 1.

BRAVES 2ND: BULLINGER REPLACED OLIVER (PITCHING); C. Jones
singled to left; Oliver left game with injured neck; A.
Jones forced C. Jones (third to second); A. Jones stole second;
Franco grounded out (third to first) [A. Jones to third];
Marrero reached on an error by Everett [A. Jones scored
(unearned) (no RBI)]; Perez forced Marrero (shortstop to
second); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Kent flied to left; Bagwell grounded out (third to
first); Ensberg doubled to right; Ausmus walked; Bullinger was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Hampton was called out on strikes; Furcal singled to
first; Furcal stole second; Green grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Furcal to third]; J. Drew walked; C. Jones flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio popped to second; Everett grounded out
(pitcher to first); Beltran singled to right; Berkman walked
[Beltran to second]; Kent flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Braves 1, Astros 1.

BRAVES 4TH: A. Jones grounded out (third to first); Franco
grounded out (second to first); Marrero popped to first; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Ensberg
grounded out (third to first); Ausmus walked; LANE BATTED FOR
BULLINGER; Lane walked [Ausmus to second]; Biggio walked [Ausmus
to third, Lane to second]; Everett singled to left [Ausmus
scored, Lane scored, Biggio to third (error by Perez), Everett
to second]; Beltran grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 1 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: HARVILLE REPLACED LANE (PITCHING); Perez struck out;
Hampton struck out; Furcal singled to right; Furcal stole
second; Harville threw a wild pitch [Furcal to third]; Green
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman singled to second; Kent singled to left
[Berkman to second]; Bagwell flied to center; Berkman stole
third; Ensberg walked [Kent to second]; GRYBOSKI REPLACED
HAMPTON (PITCHING); Ausmus singled to second [Berkman scored,
Kent to third, Ensberg to second]; LAMB BATTED FOR HARVILLE;
MARTIN REPLACED GRYBOSKI (PITCHING); Lamb flied to center;
Biggio walked [Kent scored, Ensberg to third, Ausmus to second];
Everett popped to first; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 1, Astros
5.

BRAVES 6TH: GALLO REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); J. Drew grounded out
(first to pitcher); C. Jones singled to right; A. Jones singled
to left [C. Jones to second]; Franco doubled to right [C. Jones
scored, A. Jones scored]; WEATHERS REPLACED GALLO (PITCHING);
Marrero homered [Franco scored]; THOMAS BATTED FOR PEREZ; Thomas
grounded out (first to pitcher); ESTRADA BATTED FOR MARTIN;
Estrada flied to center; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros
5.

ASTROS 6TH: ALFONSECA REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); ESTRADA STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Beltran flied to left; Berkman walked;
Kent lined to right; Berkman stole second; Bagwell flied to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 5.

BRAVES 7TH: Furcal singled to center; Green out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Furcal to second]; J. Drew flied to
right [Furcal to third]; C. Jones was walked intentionally;
LIDGE REPLACED BAGWELL (PITCHING); VIZCAINO REPLACED WEATHERS
(PLAYING 1B); A. Jones struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Ensberg walked; Ausmus out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Ensberg to second]; Vizcaino lined to left;
Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 5.

BRAVES 8TH: Franco walked; DEROSA RAN FOR FRANCO; Marrero flied
to center; LAROCHE BATTED FOR ALFONSECA; LaRoche singled to
right [DeRosa to second]; Estrada struck out; Furcal struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: CRUZ REPLACED DEROSA (PITCHING); LAROCHE STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); Everett popped to second; Beltran popped to
second; Berkman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5,
Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: MICELI REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); PALMEIRO
REPLACED LIDGE (PLAYING RF); Green struck out; J. Drew singled
to right; C. Jones doubled to right [J. Drew to third]; A. Jones
was walked intentionally; GILES BATTED FOR CRUZ; Giles hit a
sacrifice fly to right [J. Drew scored, C. Jones to third];
Marrero struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: SMOLTZ REPLACED GILES (PITCHING); Kent flied to
right; Palmeiro singled to right; Ensberg popped to first;
Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros
5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           6  11   1   10
 Astros           5   9   1   12


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