Atlanta Braves 7, Houston Astros 1
National League Division Series Game 2
Played on Thursday, October 6, 2005 (N) at Turner Field

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  8  1
ATL N    0  3  2    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   7 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       4   5
Taveras cf                    4   0   3   0       0   0       1   0
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   0      10   2
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Lane rf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       1   2
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Palmeiro lf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Everett ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Clemens p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Backe p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Burke ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scott rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   8   1       1   6      24  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Backe-Everett-Biggio.
E: Qualls (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Burke (1,off Smoltz).
GDP: Berkman (1,off Smoltz).
IBB: Palmeiro (1,by Smoltz).
Team LOB: 7.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Furcal ss                     4   0   2   0       1   0       3   2
Giles 2b                      5   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
C. Jones 3b                   3   1   0   0       1   0       1   2
A. Jones cf                   4   3   3   1       0   0       3   0
LaRoche 1b                    1   0   1   2       2   0       8   0
Francoeur rf                  3   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
Langerhans lf                 4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
McCann c                      4   1   1   3       0   1       6   0
Smoltz p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Reitsma p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   7  11   7       6   3      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Giles-Furcal-LaRoche.

BATTING - 
2B: LaRoche (1,off Clemens).
HR: McCann (1,2nd inning off Clemens 2 on 2 out).
SH: LaRoche (1,off Clemens); Smoltz (1,off Clemens).
GDP: Smoltz (1,off Backe).
IBB: LaRoche (1,by Qualls).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Furcal (1,2nd base off Clemens/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens L(0-1)                5     6   5   5   3   2   1  24
Backe                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Qualls                        1     4   2   2   1   0   0   6
Lidge                         1     0   0   0   2   0   0   5
Totals                        8    11   7   7   6   3   1  38

IBB: Qualls (1,LaRoche).

Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smoltz W(1-0)                 7     7   1   1   1   5   0  28
Reitsma                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Farnsworth                    1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   1   1   1   6   0  35

IBB: Smoltz (1,Palmeiro).

Umpires: HP - Marvin Hudson, 1B - Jeff Nelson, 2B - Gary Cederstrom, 3B - Eric Cooper, 
LF - Sam Holbrook, RF - Joe Brinkman
Time of Game: 2:52   Attendance: 46181


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Biggio              2b        Furcal              ss
2. Taveras             cf        Giles               2b
3. Berkman             1b        C. Jones            3b
4. Ensberg             3b        A. Jones            cf
5. Lane                rf        LaRoche             1b
6. Palmeiro            lf        Francoeur           rf
7. Everett             ss        Langerhans          lf
8. Ausmus              c         McCann              c
9. Clemens             p         Smoltz              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Taveras singled to second;
Berkman singled to center [Taveras to second]; Ensberg forced
Taveras (third unassisted) [Berkman to second]; Lane singled to
left [Berkman scored, Ensberg to third, Lane to second (on
throw)]; Palmeiro was walked intentionally; Everett struck out;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Furcal grounded out (third to first); Giles flied to
center; C. Jones popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus struck out; Clemens struck out; Biggio
singled to center; On a bunt Taveras grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: A. Jones singled to left; LaRoche out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [A. Jones to second]; Francoeur walked;
Langerhans struck out; McCann homered [A. Jones scored,
Francoeur scored]; Smoltz grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Berkman singled to left; Ensberg flied to right;
Lane lined to shortstop; Palmeiro flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 3.

BRAVES 3RD: Furcal grounded out (third to first); Giles flied to
right; C. Jones walked; A. Jones singled to center [C. Jones to
third]; LaRoche doubled to center [C. Jones scored, A. Jones
scored]; Francoeur struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Everett popped to second; Ausmus grounded out
(shortstop to first); Clemens popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 4TH: Langerhans singled to left; McCann forced Langerhans
(second to shortstop); Smoltz out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [McCann to second]; Furcal singled to shortstop [McCann
to third]; Furcal stole second; Giles grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio struck out; Taveras singled to center;
Berkman grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Taveras out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 5.

BRAVES 5TH: C. Jones grounded out (first unassisted); A. Jones
grounded out (shortstop to first); LaRoche walked; Francoeur
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Ensberg popped to first; Lane flied to left;
Palmeiro popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 5.

BRAVES 6TH: BACKE REPLACED CLEMENS (PITCHING); Langerhans
singled to left; McCann struck out; On a bunt Smoltz grounded
into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to second) [Langerhans
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Everett popped to second; Ausmus grounded out
(pitcher to first); BURKE BATTED FOR BACKE; Burke doubled to
left; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 5.

BRAVES 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); Furcal singled to
pitcher [Furcal out at third (right to third) (error by
Qualls)]; Giles singled to left; C. Jones grounded out (second
to first) [Giles to second]; A. Jones singled to center [Giles
scored, A. Jones to second (on throw)]; LaRoche was walked
intentionally; Francoeur singled to right [A. Jones scored,
LaRoche to third, Francoeur out at second (right to shortstop to
second to first to second)]; 2 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Braves 7.

ASTROS 8TH: REITSMA REPLACED SMOLTZ (PITCHING); Taveras singled
to second; Berkman flied to center; Ensberg flied to right; Lane
popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

BRAVES 8TH: LIDGE REPLACED LANE (PITCHING); SCOTT REPLACED
QUALLS (PLAYING RF); Langerhans grounded out (second to first);
McCann flied to left; JOHNSON BATTED FOR REITSMA; Johnson
walked; Furcal walked [Johnson to second]; Giles forced Furcal
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

ASTROS 9TH: FARNSWORTH REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Palmeiro
flied to center; Everett flied to center; Ausmus was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Braves 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   8   1    7
 Braves           7  11   0    7


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