Atlanta Braves 11, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 160
Played on Saturday, September 27, 2008 (N) at Minute Maid Park

ATL N    3  6  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -  11 18  1
HOU N    0  1  1    1  2  0    0  0  0  -   5  9  0
Atlanta Braves               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Anderson cf                   5   2   3   3       0   1       3   0
Prado 3b                      5   2   2   0       0   0       1   4
Johnson 2b                    5   1   2   0       0   1       2   2
Kotchman 1b                   4   2   2   0       1   0       9   0
Francoeur rf                  5   3   3   3       0   2       2   0
B. Jones lf                   5   0   2   3       0   1       4   0
Sammons c                     5   0   1   0       0   2       5   1
Lillibridge ss                5   0   2   2       0   1       1   4
Parr p                        3   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Nunez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Norton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Acosta p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Julio p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  C. Jones ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       44  11  18  11       1  10      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Johnson-Lillibridge-Kotchman, Lillibridge-Johnson-Kotchman.
E: Lillibridge (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Francoeur 2 (33,off Backe,off Cassel); B. Jones (10,off Backe); Lillibridge
(6,off Borkowski).
3B: Lillibridge (1,off Geary).
HR: Anderson 2 (3,1st inning off Backe 0 on 0 out,2nd inning off Backe 1 on
1 out).
GDP: B. Jones (3,off Cassel).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     4   1   1   0       1   1       1   1
Bourn cf                      5   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Tejada ss                     5   1   1   1       0   0       3   3
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       7   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Pence rf                      3   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Wigginton lf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Quintero c                    3   1   2   0       1   0      10   0
Backe p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cassel p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Saccomanno ph               1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Newhan ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Nieve p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5   9   5       2   7      27   4

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Quintero (6,off Parr); Saccomanno (1,off Parr); Bourn (10,off Parr); Tejada
(38,off Parr).
HR: Pence (25,2nd inning off Parr 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Pence (4,by Julio).
GDP: Tejada (32,off Parr); Wigginton (9,off Julio).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Berkman (18,2nd base off Acosta/Sammons).

PITCHING
Atlanta Braves               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Parr                          4.1   8   5   4   2   0   1  23
Nunez W(1-2)                  1.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   5
Acosta                        1     0   0   0   0   3   0   4
Julio                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Gonzalez                      1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     9   5   4   2   7   1  39

WP: Acosta (5).
HBP: Julio (1,Pence).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe L(9-14)                 1.1   8   8   8   1   1   2  13
Cassel                        2.2   4   1   1   0   2   0  11
Borkowski                     2     3   0   0   0   2   0   9
Nieve                         1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Wright                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Geary                         1     3   2   2   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9    18  11  11   1  10   2  45

WP: Backe (2).

Umpires: HP - Ed Hickox, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Ed Rapuano
Time of Game: 2:57   Attendance: 37491


Starting Lineups:

   Atlanta Braves                Houston Astros           
1. Anderson            cf        Matsui              2b
2. Prado               3b        Bourn               cf
3. Johnson             2b        Tejada              ss
4. Kotchman            1b        Berkman             1b
5. Francoeur           rf        Blum                3b
6. B. Jones            lf        Pence               rf
7. Sammons             c         Wigginton           lf
8. Lillibridge         ss        Quintero            c
9. Parr                p         Backe               p

BRAVES 1ST: Anderson homered; Prado singled to center; Johnson
popped to shortstop; Kotchman flied to right; Francoeur doubled
to left [Prado to third]; B. Jones doubled to right [Prado
scored, Francoeur scored]; Sammons struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui singled to center; Bourn flied to left;
Tejada flied to center; Berkman flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Braves 3, Astros 0.

BRAVES 2ND: Lillibridge flied to center; Parr singled to right;
Anderson homered [Parr scored]; Prado singled to center; Backe
threw a wild pitch [Prado to second]; Johnson singled to center
[Prado to third]; Kotchman walked [Johnson to second]; CASSEL
REPLACED BACKE (PITCHING); Francoeur doubled to left [Prado
scored, Johnson scored, Kotchman scored, Francoeur to third (on
throw to home)]; B. Jones singled to left [Francoeur scored];
Sammons singled to left [B. Jones to second]; Lillibridge flied
to right; Parr struck out; 6 R, 7 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves 9,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blum flied to right; Pence homered; Wigginton flied
to center; Quintero walked; Cassel flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 1.

BRAVES 3RD: Anderson grounded out (first unassisted); Prado
lined to shortstop; Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Matsui walked; Bourn reached on an error by
Lillibridge [Matsui to second]; Tejada grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Matsui to third, Bourn out
at second]; Berkman singled to center [Matsui scored
(unearned)]; Blum flied to left; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 9, Astros 2.

BRAVES 4TH: Kotchman singled to left; Francoeur struck out; B.
Jones grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Kotchman
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Wigginton
flied to center; Quintero doubled to right; SACCOMANNO BATTED
FOR CASSEL; Saccomanno doubled to left [Quintero scored]; Matsui
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves
9, Astros 3.

BRAVES 5TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED SACCOMANNO (PITCHING); Sammons
grounded out (second to first); Lillibridge doubled to right;
Parr popped to first; Anderson singled to shortstop [Lillibridge
to third]; Prado popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Braves
9, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Bourn doubled to left; Tejada doubled [Bourn
scored]; Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); Blum singled
to right [Tejada scored]; NUNEZ REPLACED PARR (PITCHING); Pence
forced Blum (third to second); Wigginton lined to third; 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 5.

BRAVES 6TH: Johnson singled to center; Kotchman forced Johnson
(first unassisted); Francoeur struck out; B. Jones struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Quintero grounded out (third to first); NEWHAN
BATTED FOR BORKOWSKI; Newhan struck out; Matsui flied to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 5.

BRAVES 7TH: NIEVE REPLACED NEWHAN (PITCHING); Sammons struck
out; Lillibridge struck out; NORTON BATTED FOR NUNEZ; Norton
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: ACOSTA REPLACED NORTON (PITCHING); Bourn was called
out on strikes; Tejada grounded out (third to first); Berkman
struck out but advanced to first on a wild pitch; Berkman stole
second; Blum struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros
5.

BRAVES 8TH: WRIGHT REPLACED NIEVE (PITCHING); Anderson was
called out on strikes; Prado grounded out (shortstop to first);
Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: JULIO REPLACED ACOSTA (PITCHING); Pence was hit by a
pitch; Wigginton grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Pence out at second]; Quintero singled to
left; ERSTAD BATTED FOR WRIGHT; Erstad struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Braves 9, Astros 5.

BRAVES 9TH: GEARY REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); Kotchman singled
to center; Francoeur singled to right [Kotchman to second]; B.
Jones popped to third; Sammons flied to left; Lillibridge
tripled to center [Kotchman scored, Francoeur scored]; C. JONES
BATTED FOR JULIO; C. Jones flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Braves 11, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: GONZALEZ REPLACED C. JONES (PITCHING); Matsui struck
out; Bourn struck out (catcher to first); Tejada grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Braves 11, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Braves          11  18   1    7
 Astros           5   9   0    7


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