1970 Baseball Replay

Friday, May 1, 1970 ~ Atlanta Stadium

Chicago
8
Atlanta
2

Player of the Game

21386
Game Score: 68

Attendance

16,741 (32.6%)

Starters' Game Scores

CHC: Joe Decker : 69 ATL: Phil Niekro : 44

Game Notes

Henry Aaron tied Jimmy Foxx with career home run #534 in the first inning, but the Cubs swamp Phil Niekro and the Braves, 8-2

Head to Head

Date Away Home
4/30 CHC 11 ATL 10
5/1 CHC 8 ATL 2
5/2 CHC 1 ATL 3
5/11 ATL 12 CHC 6
5/12 ATL 5 CHC 11
7/20 CHC ATL
7/20 CHC ATL
7/21 CHC ATL
7/24 ATL CHC
7/25 ATL CHC
7/26 ATL CHC
7/26 ATL CHC
ATL 2 wins vs. CHC 3 wins
5 played of 12 total games
		
		
5/1/1970, CHC70-ATL70, Atlanta Stadium
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Cubs              0  2  0  0  0  1  0  4  1     8 11  0     5  0
1970 Braves            1  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0     2  8  0    10  2
 
Cubs                 AB  R  H BI   AVG    Braves               AB  R  H BI   AVG
Kessinger         ss  4  0  1  0  .387    Jackson,S         ss  5  0  0  1  .299
Beckert           2b  5  1  2  0  .360    Gonzalez,T        cf  5  0  1  0  .310
Williams,Bi       lf  4  2  3  1  .387    Aaron,H           rf  5  1  1  1  .244
Smith,W           1b  5  0  1  1  .143    Carty             lf  2  0  2  0  .440
Callison          rf  4  2  1  0  .195    Cepeda            1b  4  0  1  0  .294
Santo             3b  3  2  2  2  .247    Millan            2b  4  0  1  0  .320
Hall,J            cf  3  0  0  0  .111    Boyer             3b  4  1  2  0  .372
 Hickman          ph  1  1  1  4  .288    Didier            c   2  0  0  0  .129
Martin            c   4  0  0  0  .211    Niekro,P          p   2  0  0  0  .071
Decker            p   3  0  0  0  .000     Jaster           p   0  0  0  0  .000
                     36  8 11  8           Lum              ph  1  0  0  0  .308
                                           Priddy           p   0  0  0  0  .000
                                                               34  2  8  2
 
Cubs                             INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Decker           W 1-1           9.0  8  2  2  4  7 142  91  3.32
                                 9.0  8  2  2  4  7 142  91 
 
Braves                           INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Niekro,P         L 1-5           7.1  9  6  6  4  6 115  74  5.05
Jaster                           0.2  1  1  1  0  0   8   6 11.57
Priddy                           1.0  1  1  1  0  0  10   7 14.40
                                 9.0 11  8  8  4  6 133  87 
 
CHC: Hickman batted for Hall,J in the 8th
     Hickman moved to cf in the 8th
ATL: Lum batted for Jaster in the 8th
 
2B-Callison(4), Santo(2), Boyer(2). HR-Williams,Bi(7), Santo(6), Hickman(6), 
Aaron,H(2). RBI-Williams,Bi(17), Smith,W(2), Santo 2(19), Hickman 4(13), 
Jackson,S(8), Aaron,H(9). CS-Millan. K-Smith,W, Santo, Hall,J 3, Decker, 
Aaron,H, Cepeda 2, Millan, Boyer, Niekro,P 2. BB-Kessinger, Williams,Bi, 
Santo, Decker, Carty 2, Didier 2. SH-Niekro,P. 
GWRBI: Smith,W
Temperature: 71, Sky: clear, Wind: out to center at 14 MPH.
5/1/1970, CHC70-ATL70, Atlanta Stadium
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Cubs              0  2  0  0  0  1  0  4  1     8 11  0     5  0
1970 Braves            1  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0     2  8  0    10  2
 
 
Cubs                 -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Kessinger         ss 1>8          3>S/b          163          W.1-2      9>Priddy    
                                                                           63        
Beckert           2b   S            463/gdp    6>S            64/f         7         
Williams,Bi       lf   54/f.B-1     W            S.1-3      8>S            HR        
Smith,W           1b   k            64/f         note 1       S.1-2        8         
Callison          rf 2>D          4>63           643/gdp      note 2                 
Santo             3b   HR.2-H       k          7>D            W.1-2                  
Hall,J            cf   k            k            k            Jaster                 
 Hickman          ph                                          note 3                 
Martin            c    53         5>3/g          9.2-3        8                      
Decker            p    k            63           W            63                     
 
 1: 46/f.3-H;1x2;B-1  2: 54/f.2-3;B-1  3: HR.3-H;2-H;1-H 
 
 
Braves               -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Jackson,S         ss 1>63           4            note 1       43         9>43        
Gonzalez,T        cf   31         3>S            note 2     7>43           43        
Aaron,H           rf   HR           k            7            7            43        
Carty             lf   W            S.1-2      5>S            W                      
Cepeda            1b   k            31.2-3;1-2   k            S.1-2                  
Millan            2b 2>S            63           k            9                      
Boyer             3b   POCS2(136) 4>S            43         8>k                      
                       D                                                             
Didier            c    W            W.1-2      6>9            8                      
Niekro,P          p    k            note 3       k                                   
 Jaster           p                                                                  
 Lum              ph                                          1/L                    
 Priddy           p                                                                  
 
 1: FC.3-H;2-3;B-1  2: 62.3xH;1-2;B-1  3: 14/SH.2-3;1-2 
 
 
Cubs             IN OUT ER                  Braves           IN OUT ER                  
Decker           A1  E3  2 W 1-1           Niekro,P          A1  D6  6 L 1-5            
                                           Jaster            D7  D9  1                  
                                           Priddy            E1  E4  1                  
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                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Cubs              0  2  0  0  0  1  0  4  1     8 11  0     5  0
1970 Braves            1  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0     2  8  0    10  2
 
Score O Rnr BS  Event
----- - --- --  -----
 
**************  Top of the 1st inning, Cubs batting
 0-0  0 --- 12  Kessinger popped out to center (BSCX)
 0-0  1 --- 21  Beckert lined a single to right (FBBX)
 0-0  1 1-- 10  Williams,Bi grounded to third, forcing Beckert at second, 
                  Williams,Bi to first (BX)
 0-0  2 1-- 12  Smith,W struck out (BFFS)
 
**************  Bottom of the 1st inning, Braves batting
 0-0  0 --- 10  Jackson,S grounded out to short (BX)
 0-0  1 --- 11  Gonzalez,T grounded out to first (BSX)
 0-0  2 --- 31  Aaron,H homered deep to left center (BCBBX)
 0-1  2 --- 32  Carty walked (BBCBFB)
 0-1  2 1-- 22  Cepeda struck out (BSBFS)
 
**************  Top of the 2nd inning, Cubs batting
 0-1  0 --- 22  Callison lined a double to left center (CBFBX)
 0-1  0 -2- 22  Santo homered deep to left, Callison scored (BSFBFFX)
 2-1  0 --- 02  Hall,J struck out (CFS)
 2-1  1 --- 11  Martin grounded out to third (CBX)
 2-1  2 --- 02  Decker struck out (CCS)
 
**************  Bottom of the 2nd inning, Braves batting
 2-1  0 --- 22  Millan grounded a single between third and short (CBFBX)
 2-1  0 1-- 00  Millan was caught stealing second after being picked off 
                  first by Decker (1)
 2-1  1 --- 01  Boyer lined a double to left center (1.SX)
 2-1  1 -2- 30  Didier walked (BBBB)
 2-1  1 12- 12  Niekro,P struck out (FbFbFBS)
 2-1  2 12- 00  Jackson,S popped out to second (X)
 
**************  Top of the 3rd inning, Cubs batting
 2-1  0 --- 00  Kessinger bunted for a single (Xb)
 2-1  0 1-- 02  Beckert grounded into a double play, Millan to Jackson,S 
                  to Cepeda (CFX)
 2-1  2 --- 32  Williams,Bi walked (BBFSBB)
 2-1  2 1-- 00  Smith,W grounded to short, forcing Williams,Bi at second 
                  (X)
 
**************  Bottom of the 3rd inning, Braves batting
 2-1  0 --- 01  Gonzalez,T lined a single to shallow center (FX)
 2-1  0 1-- 32  Aaron,H struck out (BFFBBS)
 2-1  1 1-- 22  Carty lined a single to shallow center, Gonzalez,T to 
                  second (11FFBBX)
 2-1  1 12- 22  Cepeda grounded out to first, Gonzalez,T to third, Carty 
                  to second (FBCBX)
 2-1  2 -23 22  Millan grounded out to short (CBCFBX)
 
**************  Top of the 4th inning, Cubs batting
 2-1  0 --- 00  Callison grounded out to short (X)
 2-1  1 --- 32  Santo struck out (CFBBBS)
 2-1  2 --- 02  Hall,J struck out (FSFS)
 
**************  Bottom of the 4th inning, Braves batting
 2-1  0 --- 12  Boyer lined a single up the middle (FBSX)
 2-1  0 1-- 32  Didier walked, Boyer to second (SbBb1FBBFFFFFB)
 2-1  0 12- 00  Niekro,P sacrifice bunted to the mound, Boyer to third, 
                  Didier to second (Xb)
 2-1  1 -23 21  Jackson,S reached on a fielder's choice to first, Boyer 
                  scored, Didier to third, Jackson,S to first (BCBX)
 2-2  1 1-3 12  Gonzalez,T grounded to short, Didier out at home, 
                  Jackson,S to second, Gonzalez,T to first (1>FB>F>X)
 2-2  2 12- 00  Aaron,H flied out to left (X)
 
**************  Top of the 5th inning, Cubs batting
 2-2  0 --- 32  Martin grounded out to first (BCBFBFX)
 2-2  1 --- 10  Decker grounded out to short (BX)
 2-2  2 --- 11  Kessinger grounded out to the mound (BCX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 5th inning, Braves batting
 2-2  0 --- 10  Carty grounded a single to right (BX)
 2-2  0 1-- 12  Cepeda struck out (CBSS)
 2-2  1 1-- 12  Millan struck out (FFBS)
 2-2  2 1-- 00  Boyer grounded out to second (X)
 
**************  Top of the 6th inning, Cubs batting
 2-2  0 --- 10  Beckert grounded a single between third and short (BX)
 2-2  0 1-- 00  Williams,Bi grounded a single up the middle, Beckert to 
                  third (>X)
 2-2  0 1-3 00  Smith,W grounded to second, forcing Williams,Bi at 
                  second, Beckert scored, Williams,Bi out at second, 
                  Smith,W to first (X)
 3-2  1 1-- 01  Callison grounded into a double play, Jackson,S to Millan 
                  to Cepeda (SX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 6th inning, Braves batting
 3-2  0 --- 22  Didier flied out to right (CFBBFFX)
 3-2  1 --- 02  Niekro,P struck out (CSC)
 3-2  2 --- 01  Jackson,S grounded out to second (CX)
 
**************  Top of the 7th inning, Cubs batting
 3-2  0 --- 01  Santo lined a double to left center (CX)
 3-2  0 -2- 12  Hall,J struck out (CFBC)
 3-2  1 -2- 11  Martin flied out to right, Santo to third (FBX)
 3-2  2 --3 32  Decker walked (CFBBBB)
 3-2  2 1-3 31  Kessinger walked, Decker to second (BBBCB)
 3-2  2 123 22  Beckert grounded to short, forcing Kessinger at second 
                  (BCBSFFFFX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 7th inning, Braves batting
 3-2  0 --- 21  Gonzalez,T grounded out to second (CBBX)
 3-2  1 --- 01  Aaron,H flied out to left (FX)
 3-2  2 --- 30  Carty walked (BBBB)
 3-2  2 1-- 01  Cepeda lined a single to shallow center, Carty to second 
                  (CX)
 3-2  2 12- 00  Millan popped out to right (X)
 
**************  Top of the 8th inning, Cubs batting
 3-2  0 --- 20  Williams,Bi grounded a single up the middle (BBX)
 3-2  0 1-- 00  Smith,W grounded a single up the middle, Williams,Bi to 
                  second (X)
 3-2  0 12- 00  Callison grounded to third, forcing Smith,W at second, 
                  Williams,Bi to third, Callison to first (X)
 3-2  1 1-3 32  Santo walked, Callison to second (BBFBCB)
                Jaster now pitching
                Hickman pinch hitting for Hall,J            3-2  1 123 00  Hickman homered deep to left, Williams,Bi scored, 
                  Callison scored, Santo scored (X)
 7-2  1 --- 10  Martin flied out to center (BX)
 7-2  2 --- 12  Decker grounded out to short (BFCFX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 8th inning, Braves batting
                Hickman moved to center field
 7-2  0 --- 22  Boyer struck out (FBSBS)
 7-2  1 --- 22  Didier flied out to center (BFFBFX)
                Lum pinch hitting for Jaster
 7-2  2 --- 01  Lum lined out to the mound (CX)
 
**************  Top of the 9th inning, Cubs batting
                Priddy now pitching
 7-2  0 --- 01  Kessinger grounded out to short (CX)
 7-2  1 --- 01  Beckert popped out to left (FX)
 7-2  2 --- 21  Williams,Bi homered deep to right (SBBX)
 8-2  2 --- 10  Smith,W flied out to center (BX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 9th inning, Braves batting
 8-2  0 --- 01  Jackson,S grounded out to second (CX)
 8-2  1 --- 00  Gonzalez,T grounded out to second (X)
 8-2  2 --- 11  Aaron,H grounded out to second (BCX)


		
American League
  • MIN 1 @ BAL 2
    Ellie Hendricks' solo blast in the 12th wins it for the O's in the first game of a series rematch of last season's American League Championship Series.
National League
  • CHC 8 @ ATL 2
    Henry Aaron tied Jimmy Foxx with career home run #534 in the first inning, but the Cubs swamp Phil Niekro and the Braves, 8-2
  • PIT 5 @ CIN 6
    Cincinnati turns five double plays in the first six innings, and manages to hold off a Bucs' rally to run their record to 19-4.