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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 9-9W11.56611001 002 101 5102
Atlanta Braves 10-7L1--559000 002 020 4101
Date of Game:  Saturday, April 30, 1966
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Lee Thomas - 100th career home run

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe Morgan2b22.224401001.37918193264
    Sonny Jacksonss21.295302001.2701737006
    Jimmy Wynncf24.049412001.25818312492
    Jim Gentile1b31.331311210.25517870480
    Rusty Staubrf-lf22.029410001.236173871100
    Bob Aspromonte3b27.315411000.26618681020
    Lee Mayelf31.140211100.12813673121
        Dave Nicholsonrf26.245100001.25714442011
    John Batemanc25.283402100.28117264190
    Larry Dierkerp19.220200000.000331000
        Greg Simsph19.306100000.00033000
        Claude Raymondp28.358000000.0004164000
        Frank Carpinp27.228000000.000441000
        Jim Owensp32.104100001.0005226000
    Totals: 33510416.3031684324 

    Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

    Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Felipe Aloucf30.354500000.33318981581
    Frank Bolling2b34.166501000.16081457000
    Hank Aaronrf32.084500001.2541816757144
    Joe Torrec25.286411000.33918638590
        Sandy Alomarpr-ss22.194010000.1251292010
    Lee Thomas1b30.085412200.266187605121
    Rico Cartylf26.242412100.26416225060
    Eddie Mathews3b34.200301001.161161922010
        Gene Oliverph-c31.039101100.1007549010
    Denis Menkess-3b25.283401002.22617425150
    Ken Johnsonp32.318101000.2504203000
        Gary Geigerph29.026100000.25012717010
        Wade Blasingamep22.160000000.600366020
        Chi-Chi Olivop38.043000000.000756000
        Marty Keoughph31.016100000.0918795010
        Phil Niekrop27.029100001.000552000
        Hank Fischerp26.110000000.0004122000
    Totals: 39410405.25619110735 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ken Johnson (2), Eddie Mathews (3)
    3B:  Bob Aspromonte (1), Rico Carty (2)
    HR:  Jim Gentile (4), Lee Maye (1), Lee Thomas (5)
    RBIs:  John Bateman (9), Rico Carty (6), Jim Gentile 2 (8), Lee Maye (2), Gene Oliver (1), Lee Thomas 2 (12)
    SB:  Sonny Jackson (6)
    CS: Joe Morgan (4), Jimmy Wynn (2)
    SH:  Sonny Jackson (5)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Larry Dierker19.22066220314.801.40000332
    Claude Raymond28.3581.13220003.861.000004160
    Frank Carpin27.22801000004.502.00000441
    Jim Owens  (W 2-1)32.1041.20000203.601.200005240
    Pitching Totals:91044051 00016473

    Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

    Ken Johnson32.31853111111.731.080005212
    Wade Blasingame22.16014330017.621.77000470
    Chi-Chi Olivo38.04311000202.250.92000756
    Phil Niekro  (L 1-1)27.0291.11100203.381.00000551
    Hank Fischer26.1100.21000102.651.120004129
    Pitching Totals:91054162 00025518

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Chi-Chi Olivo; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  Claude Raymond 0-0-0;  Frank Carpin 0-0-0;  Jim Owens 0-0-0;  Ken Johnson 0-0-0;  Wade Blasingame 0-0-0;  Chi-Chi Olivo 0-0-0;  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Hank Fischer 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Larry Dierker 24;  Claude Raymond 9;  Frank Carpin 1;  Jim Owens 5;  Ken Johnson 18;  Wade Blasingame 6;  Chi-Chi Olivo 4;  Phil Niekro 5;  Hank Fischer 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:40    Attendance:  18,891
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Stan Landes  2B  Mel Steiner  3B  Al Barlick 

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