Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 4 Atlanta Braves 3
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
11,238
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
HOU Record
20-25 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 8 / 17
HOU Streak
Win 1
ATL Record
16-27 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 11 / 23
ATL Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Greg GrossRFLATLPhil NiekroRWalk0---0-0---Walked10-0---
    1HOU2Rob Andrews2BRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Marty Perez]20-0---
    1HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Jerry Royster]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1ATL1Rowland OfficeCFLHOUJoe NiekroRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to40-0---
    1ATL2Marty Perez2BRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bob Watson] ... Rowland Office advanced to second50-0---
    1ATL3Jimmy WynnLFRHOUJoe NiekroRPassed Ball1-2-0-0---Passed Ball by Skip Jutze ... Rowland Office advanced to third60-0Non-Batter Event
    1ATL3Jimmy WynnLFRHOUJoe NiekroRWalk1--30-0---Walked70-0---
    1ATL4Ken HendersonRFLHOUJoe NiekroRReached on Error11-30-0---Reached on Error by First Base [Bob Watson] ... Rowland Office Scored ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to third80-0---
    1ATL5Biff PocorobaCLHOUJoe NiekroRWild Pitch11-30-0---Wild Pitch by Joe Niekro ... Jimmy Wynn Scored ... Ken Henderson advanced to second91-0Non-Batter Event
    1ATL5Biff PocorobaCLHOUJoe NiekroRFIelders Choice1-2-0-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Ken Henderson advanced to third102-0---
    1ATL6Darrell Evans1BLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout11-30-0---Strikeout112-0---
    1ATL7Darrel ChaneySSLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout21-30-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]122-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Bob Watson1BRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Darrell Evans]130-2---
    2HOU5Jose CruzLFLATLPhil NiekroRWalk1---0-0---Walked140-2---
    2HOU6Ken Boswell3BLATLPhil NiekroRSingle11--0-0---Infield Single to ... Jose Cruz advanced to second150-2---
    2HOU7Skip JutzeCRATLPhil NiekroRGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Jerry Royster] ... Ken Boswell forced out at second base ... Jose Cruz advanced to third160-2---
    2HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLATLPhil NiekroRNone21-30-0---Skip Jutze Picked off 1B by [Biff Pocoroba] ... Jose Cruz Scored170-2Non-Batter Event
    2HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLATLPhil NiekroRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jimmy Wynn]181-2---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2ATL8Jerry Royster3BRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Niekro]192-1---
    2ATL9Phil NiekroPRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ken Boswell]202-1---
    2ATL1Rowland OfficeCFLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout212-1---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU9Joe NiekroPRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rowland Office]221-2---
    3HOU1Greg GrossRFLATLPhil NiekroRReached on Error1---0-0---Reached on Error by Second Base [Marty Perez]231-2---
    3HOU2Rob Andrews2BRATLPhil NiekroRSingle11--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field; Greg Gross thrown out at third Base241-2---
    3HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRATLPhil NiekroRSingle21--0-0---Infield Single to ... Rob Andrews advanced to third251-2---
    3HOU4Bob Watson1BRATLPhil NiekroRStolen Base21-30-0---Cesar Cedeno Stole 2B [Phil Niekro/Biff Pocoroba]261-2Non-Batter Event
    3HOU4Bob Watson1BRATLPhil NiekroRStrikeout2-230-0---Strikeout271-2---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3ATL2Marty Perez2BRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]282-1---
    3ATL3Jimmy WynnLFRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]292-1---
    3ATL4Ken HendersonRFLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout302-1---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU5Jose CruzLFLATLPhil NiekroRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to311-2---
    4HOU6Ken Boswell3BLATLPhil NiekroRStolen Base01--0-0---Jose Cruz Stole 2B [Phil Niekro/Biff Pocoroba]321-2Non-Batter Event
    4HOU6Ken Boswell3BLATLPhil NiekroRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Darrel Chaney]331-2---
    4HOU7Skip JutzeCRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Marty Perez]341-2---
    4HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLATLPhil NiekroRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Darrel Chaney]351-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4ATL5Biff PocorobaCLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bob Watson]362-1---
    4ATL6Darrell Evans1BLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout372-1---
    4ATL7Darrel ChaneySSLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]382-1---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU9Joe NiekroPRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rowland Office]391-2---
    5HOU1Greg GrossRFLATLPhil NiekroRSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to401-2---
    5HOU2Rob Andrews2BRATLPhil NiekroRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Jerry Royster] ... Greg Gross advanced to second411-2---
    5HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRATLPhil NiekroRFIelders Choice2-2-0-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice; Greg Gross thrown out at third Base421-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5ATL8Jerry Royster3BRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]432-1---
    5ATL9Phil NiekroPRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]442-1---
    5ATL1Rowland OfficeCFLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bob Watson]452-1---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU4Bob Watson1BRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rowland Office]461-2---
    6HOU5Jose CruzLFLATLPhil NiekroRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Darrel Chaney]471-2---
    6HOU6Ken Boswell3BLATLPhil NiekroRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to481-2---
    6HOU7Skip JutzeCRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jimmy Wynn]491-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6ATL2Marty Perez2BRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Bob Watson]502-1---
    6ATL3Jimmy WynnLFRHOUJoe NiekroRWalk1---0-0---Walked512-1---
    6ATL4Ken HendersonRFLHOUJoe NiekroRStolen Base11--0-0---Jimmy Wynn Stole 2B [Joe Niekro/Skip Jutze]522-1Non-Batter Event
    6ATL4Ken HendersonRFLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout532-1---
    6ATL5Biff PocorobaCLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Greg Gross]542-1---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLATLPhil NiekroRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Marty Perez]551-2---
    7HOU9Joe NiekroPRATLPhil NiekroRHome Run1---0-0---Home Run on ground ball to 561-2---
    7HOU1Greg GrossRFLATLPhil NiekroRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Shortstop [Darrel Chaney]572-2---
    7HOU2Rob Andrews2BRATLPhil NiekroRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout582-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7ATL6Darrell Evans1BLHOUJoe NiekroRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to592-2---
    7ATL7Darrel ChaneySSLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]602-2---
    7ATL8Jerry Royster3BRHOUJoe NiekroRSingle11--0-0---Infield Single to ... Darrell Evans advanced to second612-2---
    7ATL9Phil NiekroPRHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout112-0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Third Base [Ken Boswell] ... Jerry Royster advanced to second ... Darrell Evans advanced to third622-2---
    7ATL1Rowland OfficeCFLHOUJoe NiekroRGroundout2-230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]632-2---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRATLPhil NiekroRWalk0---0-0---Walked642-2---
    8HOU4Bob Watson1BRATLPhil NiekroRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Second Base [Marty Perez]652-2---
    8HOU5Jose CruzLFLATLPhil NiekroRDouble11--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to ... Cesar Cedeno Scored662-2---
    8HOU6Ken Boswell3BLATLPhil NiekroRSingle1-2-0-0---Infield Single to ... Jose Cruz Scored673-2---
    8HOU7Skip JutzeCRATLMax LeonRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Marty Perez]. Double Play ... Jerry Davanon out at 2b.684-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8ATL2Marty Perez2BRHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]692-4---
    8ATL3Jimmy WynnLFRHOUJoe NiekroRHome Run1---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to 702-4---
    8ATL4Ken HendersonRFLHOUJoe NiekroRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout713-4---
    8ATL5Biff PocorobaCLHOUJoe NiekroRWalk2---0-0---Walked723-4---
    8ATL6Darrell Evans1BLHOUJoe NiekroRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]733-4---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLATLMax LeonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jimmy Wynn]744-3---
    9HOU9Wilbur HowardPHLATLMax LeonRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Jerry Royster]754-3---
    9HOU1Greg GrossRFLATLMax LeonRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Marty Perez]764-3---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9ATL7Darrel ChaneySSLHOUKen ForschRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to773-4---
    9ATL8Jerry Royster3BRHOUKen ForschRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to First Base [Bob Watson]783-4---
    9ATL9Dave MayPHLHOUKen ForschRSingle11--0-0---Infield Single to ... Darrel Chaney advanced to third793-4---
    9ATL1Rowland OfficeCFLHOUKen ForschRGroundout11-30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]. Double Play ... Dave May out at 2b.803-4---
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