Houston Astros 7, Atlanta Braves 6 (18 innings)
National League Division Series Game 4
Played on Sunday, October 9, 2005 (D) at Minute Maid Park

ATL N    0  0  4    0  1  0    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   6 13  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  4  1    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   7 10  1
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Furcal ss                     6   0   0   0       2   1       1   7
Giles 2b                      7   2   1   0       2   2       4   4
C. Jones 3b                   6   1   1   0       3   2       2   2
A. Jones cf                   6   1   1   1       1   1       6   0
LaRoche 1b                    4   1   2   4       0   1       6   0
  Franco 1b                   5   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Francoeur rf                  7   0   1   0       1   2       4   0
Langerhans lf                 5   0   2   0       2   0       7   0
McCann c                      8   1   1   1       0   4      14   1
Hudson p                      4   0   2   0       0   1       0   1
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reitsma p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Betemit ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Thomson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Orr ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brower p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jordan ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Devine p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       62   6  13   6      11  16      52  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Furcal-Giles-LaRoche, Furcal-Giles-Franco.

BATTING - 
2B: A. Jones (3,off Backe); C. Jones (2,off Backe); Hudson (1,off Springer);
Francoeur (1,off Springer); Langerhans (1,off Qualls); Jordan (1,off Clemens).
HR: LaRoche (1,3rd inning off Backe 3 on 2 out); McCann (2,8th inning off Rodriguez
0 on 0 out).
SH: Furcal (1,off Springer); Francoeur (1,off Wheeler).
SF: A. Jones (1,off Backe).
HBP: A. Jones (1,by Backe); Langerhans (1,by Gallo).
GDP: C. Jones (1,off Springer); A. Jones (1,off Qualls).
IBB: Francoeur (1,by Gallo); Langerhans (1,by Wheeler).
Team LOB: 18.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Furcal 2 (3,2nd base off Lidge/Ausmus,3rd base off Lidge/Ausmus); Langerhans
(1,2nd base off Lidge/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     7   1   0   0       1   2       3   6
Taveras cf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Scott ph,lf                 2   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Clemens ph,p                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Berkman lf,1b                 5   1   2   4       0   1       6   1
  Burke pr,cf,lf              2   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Ensberg 3b                    6   0   0   0       1   2       1   3
Lamb 1b                       4   0   2   0       0   0       6   1
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bagwell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Chavez c,1b                 1   0   0   0       1   0       6   1
Lane rf                       7   1   1   0       0   2       5   0
Everett ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
  Rodriguez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ss,1b,ss           4   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Ausmus c,1b,c                 6   1   2   1       1   1      15   0
Backe p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruntlett ss,cf,ss,cf       5   1   1   0       0   3       1   0
Totals                       58   7  10   7       6  14      54  20

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Everett-Lamb, Ensberg-Biggio-Berkman.
E: Vizcaino (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (1,off Reitsma).
HR: Berkman (1,8th inning off Farnsworth 3 on 1 out); Ausmus (1,9th inning
off Farnsworth 0 on 2 out); Burke (1,18th inning off Devine 0 on 1 out).
SH: Clemens (1,off Brower).
SF: Palmeiro (1,off Hudson).
GDP: Everett (1,off Hudson); Ensberg (1,off Brower).
IBB: Ensberg (1,by Reitsma).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bruntlett (1,3rd base off Farnsworth/McCann); Biggio (1,2nd base off Farnsworth/McCann).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hudson                        7     6   3   3   1   5   0  27
Farnsworth                    2     2   3   3   1   3   2   9
Reitsma                       2     1   0   0   1   0   0   8
Thomson                       2     0   0   0   1   3   0   7
Brower                        3     0   0   0   2   0   0  10
Devine L(0-1)                 1.1   1   1   1   0   3   1   5
Totals                       17.1  10   7   7   6  14   3  66

Hudson faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
IBB: Reitsma (2,Ensberg).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe                         4.1   5   5   5   3   2   1  22
Gallo                         0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Springer                      2     3   0   0   1   0   0   8
Rodriguez                     1     1   1   1   0   2   1   4
Qualls                        2     1   0   0   1   1   0   7
Lidge                         2     1   0   0   2   3   0   9
Wheeler                       3     1   0   0   3   4   0  13
Clemens W(1-1)                3     1   0   0   0   4   0  11
Totals                       18    13   6   6  11  16   2  78

WP: Backe (1).
HBP: Backe (1,A. Jones); Gallo (1,Langerhans).
IBB: Gallo (1,Francoeur); Wheeler (1,Langerhans).

Umpires: HP - Gary Cederstrom, 1B - Eric Cooper, 2B - Sam Holbrook, 3B - Joe Brinkman, 
LF - Marvin Hudson, RF - Jeff Nelson
Time of Game: 5:50   Attendance: 43413


Starting Lineups:

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

BRAVES 1ST: Furcal flied to right; On a bunt Giles grounded out
(catcher unassisted); Marcus Giles called for
interference; C. Jones lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Braves 0, Astros 0.

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

BRAVES 2ND: A. Jones doubled to left; LaRoche struck out;
Francoeur popped to shortstop; Langerhans walked; McCann
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ensberg struck out; Lamb singled to center; Lane
struck out; Everett flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 0, Astros 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Hudson grounded out (shortstop to first); Furcal
walked; Giles forced Furcal (third to second); C. Jones walked
[Giles to second]; A. Jones was hit by a pitch [Giles to third,
C. Jones to second]; LaRoche homered [Giles scored, C. Jones
scored, A. Jones scored]; Francoeur flied to center; 4 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); Backe
grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Langerhans flied to center; McCann was called out on
strikes; Hudson singled to left; Backe threw a wild pitch
[Hudson to second]; Furcal grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Taveras flied to left; Berkman struck out; Ensberg
lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 4, Astros 0.

BRAVES 5TH: Giles singled to right; C. Jones doubled to left
[Giles to third]; A. Jones out on a sacrifice fly to left [Giles
scored, C. Jones to third (on throw)]; GALLO REPLACED BACKE
(PITCHING); LaRoche grounded out (first unassisted); Francoeur
was walked intentionally; Langerhans was hit by a pitch
[Francoeur to second]; McCann grounded out (second to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Lamb singled to center; Lane forced Lamb (shortstop
to second); Everett singled to left [Lane to second]; Ausmus
singled to center [Lane to third, Everett to second]; PALMEIRO
BATTED FOR GALLO; Palmeiro hit a sacrifice fly to center [Lane
scored, Everett to third]; Biggio flied to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 1.

BRAVES 6TH: SPRINGER REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Hudson
doubled; Furcal out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Hudson
to third]; Giles walked; C. Jones grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Giles out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
lined to center; Ensberg popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Braves 5, Astros 1.

BRAVES 7TH: A. Jones flied to center; LaRoche singled to right;
Francoeur doubled to left [LaRoche out at home (left to
shortstop to catcher), Francoeur to third (on throw)];
Langerhans flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 5,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Lamb flied to center; Lane singled to center;
Everett grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Lane out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 5,
Astros 1.

BRAVES 8TH: RODRIGUEZ REPLACED EVERETT (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT
REPLACED SPRINGER (PLAYING SS); McCann homered; Hudson struck
out; Furcal flied to left; Giles struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: FRANCO REPLACED LAROCHE (PLAYING 1B); Ausmus walked;
Bruntlett singled to shortstop [Ausmus to second]; FARNSWORTH
REPLACED HUDSON (PITCHING); Biggio forced Ausmus (third
unassisted) [Bruntlett to second]; SCOTT BATTED FOR TAVERAS;
Bruntlett stole third and Biggio stole second; Scott walked;
Berkman homered [Bruntlett scored, Biggio scored, Scott scored];
Ensberg was called out on strikes; Lamb flied to right; 4 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: SCOTT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BERKMAN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); QUALLS REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING);
VIZCAINO REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING SS); BRUNTLETT CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); C. Jones walked; A. Jones grounded into
a double play (third to second to first) [C. Jones out at
second]; Franco grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Lane grounded out (third to first); Vizcaino was
called out on strikes; Ausmus homered; Bruntlett struck out; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 10TH: Francoeur grounded out (shortstop to first);
Langerhans doubled to right; McCann struck out; JOHNSON BATTED
FOR FARNSWORTH; Johnson grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 10TH: REITSMA REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Biggio lined
to shortstop; Scott grounded out (second to first); Berkman
doubled to center; BURKE RAN FOR BERKMAN; Ensberg was walked
intentionally; BAGWELL BATTED FOR QUALLS; Bagwell flied to left;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 11TH: BURKE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); LIDGE REPLACED
BAGWELL (PITCHING); VIZCAINO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B);
BRUNTLETT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); Furcal walked; On a
bunt Giles made an out to pitcher; Furcal stole second; C. Jones
walked; A. Jones struck out; Furcal stole third; C. Jones
advanced to second because of defensive indifference [C. Jones
to second]; Franco grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 11TH: Lane flied to left; Vizcaino flied to right; Ausmus
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves
6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 12TH: Francoeur flied to right; Langerhans singled to
center; McCann struck out; BETEMIT BATTED FOR REITSMA;
Langerhans stole second; Betemit struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 12TH: THOMSON REPLACED BETEMIT (PITCHING); Bruntlett
struck out; Biggio flied to right; Scott struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 13TH: WHEELER REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); BURKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); CHAVEZ REPLACED LIDGE (PLAYING C );
VIZCAINO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); AUSMUS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); BRUNTLETT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
CF); Furcal struck out; Giles grounded out (shortstop to first);
C. Jones struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 13TH: Burke flied to left; Ensberg flied to center;
Chavez walked; Lane struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 6.

BRAVES 14TH: A. Jones walked; On a bunt Franco singled to
pitcher [A. Jones to second]; Francoeur out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [A. Jones to third, Franco to second];
Langerhans was walked intentionally; McCann struck out; ORR
BATTED FOR THOMSON; Orr forced Franco (third unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 14TH: BROWER REPLACED ORR (PITCHING); Vizcaino flied to
center; Ausmus lined to left; Bruntlett flied to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 15TH: Furcal flied to left; Giles walked; C. Jones struck
out; A. Jones flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 15TH: Biggio walked; CLEMENS BATTED FOR WHEELER; Clemens
out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Biggio to second];
Burke walked; Ensberg grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Burke out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 16TH: CLEMENS STAYED IN GAME (PITCHING); CHAVEZ CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); AUSMUS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING C );
Franco was called out on strikes; Francoeur struck out;
Langerhans flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 16TH: Chavez grounded out (first unassisted); Lane
grounded out (shortstop to first); Vizcaino grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 17TH: McCann grounded out (first to pitcher); JORDAN
BATTED FOR BROWER; Jordan doubled to center; Furcal grounded out
(second to first) [Jordan to third]; Giles struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 17TH: DEVINE REPLACED JORDAN (PITCHING); Ausmus struck
out; Bruntlett struck out; Biggio popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

BRAVES 18TH: C. Jones grounded out (second to first); A. Jones
reached on an error by Vizcaino; Franco popped to shortstop;
Francoeur struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 18TH: Clemens struck out; Burke homered; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Braves 6, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves           6  13   0   18
 Astros           7  10   1    7


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