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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Atlanta Braves 55-52W3021 001 000 4102
Houston Astros 52-68L4000 000 110 262
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 16, 1966
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones

Atlanta Braves Batting Stats

 
Atlanta BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Felipe Alou1b31.096412001.334109107224524
Eddie Mathews3b34.308401000.2279219987290
Hank Aaronrf32.192401101.2811081765308115
Joe Torrec26.029412000.30210672627720
Rico Cartylf26.350422000.3291003098421
Mack Jonescf27.283401000.2487541613437
Denis Menkess26.026400000.249914999380
Woody Woodward2b23.327401101.262962880301
Dick Kelleyp26.221300000.0001031000
    Ted Abernathyp33.163100001.18246291000
Totals: 36410204.2788337395 

Houston Astros Batting Stats

 
Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Joe Morgan2b22.332310012.310802555278
Sonny Jacksonss22.038201020.28111513522038
Chuck Harrison1b25.113401000.23676916331
Dave Nicholsonlf26.353300002.262855139261
    Lee Mayeph-lf31.248101100.281917518273
Bob Aspromonte3b28.058311000.2541127757360
Rusty Staubrf22.137400000.29111648613652
John Batemanc26.026401000.27210435115550
Ron Daviscf24.299401101.2351117152
Mike Cuellarp29.100100000.1062884000
    Gene Freeseph32.220100000.1956210413102
    Larry Dierkerp19.328000000.1701947140
    Felix Mantillaph32.018100001.195648985181
    Ron Taylorp28.246000000.25028209000
Totals: 3126236.1949915653 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Felipe Alou (22), Chuck Harrison (12), Woody Woodward (16)
RBIs:  Hank Aaron (81), Ron Davis (5), Lee Maye (27), Woody Woodward (30)
GDP:  Bob Aspromonte (16), Rico Carty (7), Mike Cuellar (1), Rusty Staub (9)

Atlanta Braves Pitching Stats

 
Atlanta BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Dick Kelley  (W 3-2)26.22175213603.191.350001031
Ted Abernathy  (Sv 8)33.16321000004.501.4500046297
Pitching Totals:9621360 00056328

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

 
Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Mike Cuellar  (L 7-6)29.10057220202.401.090002886
Larry Dierker19.32822110103.481.180002049
Ron Taylor28.24621000106.061.5500028210
Pitching Totals:91033040 00076345

Other Game Information

 

Wild Pitches:  Dick Kelley; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dick Kelley 0-0-0;  Ted Abernathy 0-0-0;  Mike Cuellar 0-0-0;  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  Ron Taylor 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Dick Kelley 29;  Ted Abernathy 6;  Mike Cuellar 22;  Larry Dierker 8;  Ron Taylor 6; 
Time of Game:  2:40    Attendance:  18,520
Umpires:   Home:   Bill Williams  1B  Tom Gorman  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Lee Weyer 


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