Atlanta Braves 9, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 28
Played on Friday, May 6, 2005 (N) at Turner Field

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  2  -   4  7  1
ATL N    3  3  0    0  3  0    0  0  x  -   9 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Biggio 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   1       3   4
Berkman 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       8   2
  Harville p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lamb lf,1b                    4   1   3   2       0   0       0   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Lane rf                       4   1   1   2       0   1       0   0
Everett ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Chavez c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Oswalt p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Bruntlett ph                0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Duckworth p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   7   4       1   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ensberg-Biggio-Berkman.
E: Berkman (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Lamb (6,off Smoltz).
HR: Lane (5,9th inning off Colon 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 4.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Furcal ss                     4   2   2   1       0   1       0   3
Giles 2b                      4   2   3   1       0   0       2   3
  Gryboski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Betemit 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
C. Jones 3b                   4   2   1   1       0   0       1   2
  Bernero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Colon p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
LaRoche 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   2      10   1
Estrada c                     4   1   1   3       0   1       4   0
Jordan lf                     2   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
  Langerhans ph,lf            1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
A. Jones cf                   4   1   2   1       0   2       2   0
Mondesi rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Smoltz p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Orr ph,2b                   1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   9  11   9       0   8      27  10

BATTING - 
2B: Giles 2 (9,off Oswalt 2); C. Jones (9,off Oswalt).
3B: Furcal (1,off Oswalt).
HR: Estrada (1,1st inning off Oswalt 2 on 2 out).
SH: Smoltz (2,off Oswalt).
SF: Jordan (1,off Oswalt).
GDP: Giles (4,off Duckworth).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt L(4-3)                 5    10   9   7   0   5   1  26
Duckworth                     2     1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Harville                      1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        8    11   9   7   0   8   1  35


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smoltz W(3-3)                 5     2   1   1   0   2   0  17
Sosa                          1     2   1   1   1   1   0   6
Gryboski                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Bernero                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Colon                         1     2   2   2   0   1   1   5
Totals                        9     7   4   4   1   4   1  35


Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Paul Emmel, 3B - Tony Randazzo
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 26987


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Taveras             cf        Furcal              ss
2. Biggio              2b        Giles               2b
3. Berkman             1b        C. Jones            3b
4. Lamb                lf        LaRoche             1b
5. Ensberg             3b        Estrada             c
6. Lane                rf        Jordan              lf
7. Everett             ss        A. Jones            cf
8. Chavez              c         Mondesi             rf
9. Oswalt              p         Smoltz              p

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras grounded out (second to first); Biggio flied
to right; Berkman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Furcal singled to right; Giles singled to right
[Furcal to third]; C. Jones forced Giles (pitcher to shortstop);
LaRoche struck out; Estrada homered [Furcal scored, C. Jones
scored]; Jordan grounded out (first to pitcher); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Lamb grounded out (first to pitcher); Ensberg struck
out; Lane flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Braves 3.

BRAVES 2ND: A. Jones singled to third; Mondesi popped to second;
Smoltz out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [A. Jones to
second]; Furcal tripled to left [A. Jones scored]; Giles doubled
to center [Furcal scored]; C. Jones doubled to left [Giles
scored]; LaRoche grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 6.

ASTROS 3RD: Everett popped to first; Chavez popped to second;
Oswalt grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Braves 6.

BRAVES 3RD: Estrada was called out on strikes; Jordan grounded
out (first unassisted); A. Jones struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Braves 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Taveras popped to first; Biggio singled to left;
Berkman grounded out (second to first) [Biggio to second]; Lamb
doubled to center [Biggio scored]; Ensberg flied to right; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 6.

BRAVES 4TH: Mondesi grounded out (shortstop to first); Smoltz
was called out on strikes; Furcal struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Lane struck out; Everett grounded out (shortstop to
first); Chavez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 6.

BRAVES 5TH: Giles doubled to right; C. Jones reached on an error
by Berkman [Giles to third]; LaRoche singled to right [Giles
scored, C. Jones to second]; Estrada grounded out (second to
first) [C. Jones to third, LaRoche to second]; Jordan hit a
sacrifice fly to center [C. Jones scored (unearned), LaRoche to
third]; A. Jones singled to center [LaRoche scored (unearned)];
Mondesi grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 9.

ASTROS 6TH: SOSA REPLACED SMOLTZ (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT BATTED
FOR OSWALT; Bruntlett walked; Braves pitcher John Smoltz left
the game due to an injured back; On a bunt Taveras singled
to catcher [Bruntlett to second]; Biggio struck out; Berkman
lined to center; Lamb singled to center [Bruntlett scored,
Taveras to second]; Ensberg popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 9.

BRAVES 6TH: DUCKWORTH REPLACED BRUNTLETT (PITCHING); ORR BATTED
FOR SOSA; Orr singled to left; Furcal flied to center; Giles
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Orr out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 9.

ASTROS 7TH: GRYBOSKI REPLACED GILES (PITCHING); ORR STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Lane grounded out (third to first); Everett
popped to third; Chavez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 9.

BRAVES 7TH: C. Jones grounded out (second to first); LaRoche was
called out on strikes; Estrada grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 9.

ASTROS 8TH: BETEMIT REPLACED GRYBOSKI (PLAYING 3B); BERNERO
REPLACED C. JONES (PITCHING); PALMEIRO BATTED FOR DUCKWORTH;
Palmeiro grounded out (third to first); Taveras flied to left;
Biggio singled to center; Berkman forced Biggio (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 9.

BRAVES 8TH: HARVILLE REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); LAMB CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); PALMEIRO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF);
LANGERHANS BATTED FOR JORDAN; Langerhans flied to center; A.
Jones struck out; Mondesi was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 9.

ASTROS 9TH: COLON REPLACED BERNERO (PITCHING); LANGERHANS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Lamb singled to left; Ensberg flied to
left; Lane homered [Lamb scored]; Everett flied to left; Chavez
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   7   1    4
 Braves           9  11   0    2


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