Houston Astros 6, Atlanta Braves 1
Regular Season Game 88
Played on Saturday, July 5, 2008 (N) at Turner Field

HOU N    2  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   6  8  0
ATL N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wigginton 3b                  3   1   0   0       2   1       3   2
Loretta 2b                    4   1   3   4       1   0       0   1
  Bourn cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   1      11   3
Lee lf                        4   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   1       0   0       3   6
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Abercrombie cf                3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Newhan ph,2b                0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Sampson p                     1   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Erstad cf,lf                2   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   6   8   6       6   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Berkman-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Loretta 3 (11,off Reyes 2,off Bennett).
SH: Sampson (2,off Reyes).
IBB: Lee (5,by Reyes); Berkman (11,by Bennett).
Team LOB: 7.

Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Blanco lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Escobar ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
C. Jones 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Teixeira 1b                   3   0   1   0       0   0      11   1
McCann c                      3   1   1   1       0   0       7   1
Johnson 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Kotsay cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Perry rf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Reyes p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Acosta p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Prado ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carlyle p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Norton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bennett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       0   4      27  12

BATTING - 
HR: McCann (15,5th inning off Sampson 0 on 0 out).
GDP: McCann (9,off Byrdak).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sampson W(4-3)                5     2   1   1   0   2   1  17
Byrdak                        2     2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Brocail                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Valverde                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     4   1   1   0   4   1  30


Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reyes L(3-7)                  4.1   6   4   4   3   2   0  22
Acosta                        1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Carlyle                       2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Bennett                       1     2   2   2   3   0   0   8
Totals                        9     8   6   6   6   6   0  40

IBB: Reyes (1,Lee); Bennett (2,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - Larry Vanover, 1B - Mike Everitt, 2B - Mike DiMuro, 3B - Mike Estabrook
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 37049


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Atlanta Braves           
1. Wigginton           3b        Blanco              lf
2. Loretta             2b        Escobar             ss
3. Berkman             1b        C. Jones            3b
4. Lee                 lf        Teixeira            1b
5. Tejada              ss        McCann              c
6. Pence               rf        Johnson             2b
7. Abercrombie         cf        Kotsay              cf
8. Ausmus              c         Perry               rf
9. Sampson             p         Reyes               p

ASTROS 1ST: Wigginton was called out on strikes; Loretta walked;
Berkman grounded out (second to first) [Loretta to second]; Lee
singled to right [Loretta scored, Lee to second (on throw to
home)]; Tejada singled to left [Lee scored, Tejada to second (on
throw to home)]; Pence was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

BRAVES 1ST: Blanco grounded out (first to pitcher); Escobar
singled to left; C. Jones flied to center; Teixeira flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Braves 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Abercrombie grounded out (first unassisted); Ausmus
singled to left; Sampson out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
second) [Ausmus to second]; Wigginton walked; Loretta doubled to
right [Ausmus scored, Wigginton scored]; Berkman flied to right;
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 2ND: McCann grounded out (first to pitcher); Johnson
popped to third; Kotsay popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lee popped to first; Tejada popped to third; Pence
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Braves 0.

BRAVES 3RD: Perry struck out; Reyes popped to third; Blanco
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Braves 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Abercrombie grounded out (second to first); Ausmus
grounded out (second to first); Sampson singled to center;
Wigginton grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 4TH: Escobar flied to center; C. Jones grounded out
(shortstop to first); Teixeira grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Loretta doubled to center; Berkman grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Loretta to third]; Lee was walked
intentionally; ACOSTA REPLACED REYES (PITCHING); Loretta was out
trying to advance to home and Lee advanced to second (first to
catcher); Tejada flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Braves 0.

BRAVES 5TH: McCann homered; Johnson flied to center; Kotsay
popped to shortstop; Perry struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Braves 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Abercrombie
struck out; Ausmus struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Braves 1.

BRAVES 6TH: BYRDAK REPLACED ABERCROMBIE (PITCHING); ERSTAD
REPLACED SAMPSON (PLAYING CF); PRADO BATTED FOR ACOSTA; Prado
grounded out (third to first); Blanco singled to left; Escobar
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Blanco to second]; C. Jones
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Braves 1.

ASTROS 7TH: CARLYLE REPLACED PRADO (PITCHING); Erstad struck
out; Wigginton grounded out (shortstop to first); Loretta flied
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 1.

BRAVES 7TH: Teixeira singled to center; McCann grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop to first) [Teixeira out at
second]; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Braves 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Berkman struck out; Lee flied to center; Tejada
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 1.

BRAVES 8TH: BROCAIL REPLACED BYRDAK (PITCHING); Kotsay grounded
out (first unassisted); Perry grounded out (shortstop to first);
NORTON BATTED FOR CARLYLE; Norton popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Braves 1.

ASTROS 9TH: BENNETT REPLACED NORTON (PITCHING); Pence grounded
out (shortstop to first); NEWHAN BATTED FOR BROCAIL; Newhan
walked; Ausmus lined to center; Erstad singled to pitcher
[Newhan to second]; Wigginton walked [Newhan to third, Erstad to
second]; Loretta doubled to left [Newhan scored, Erstad scored,
Wigginton to third]; Berkman was walked intentionally; Lee
forced Berkman (second to shortstop); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 6, Braves 1.

BRAVES 9TH: BOURN REPLACED LORETTA (PLAYING CF); VALVERDE
REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); NEWHAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B);
ERSTAD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Blanco grounded out
(pitcher to first); Escobar grounded out (shortstop to first);
C. Jones struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Braves 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   8   0    7
 Braves           1   4   0    2


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