1970 Baseball Replay

SELECT boxscore_id, type, away_id, away_score, home_id, home_score FROM scores WHERE (home_id = 19 OR away_id = 19) AND season = 70 AND organization = 1 AND type = 2 AND played = 1 AND game_seconds <= 8830899 ORDER BY game_seconds SELECT boxscore_id, type, away_id, away_score, home_id, home_score FROM scores WHERE (home_id = 21 OR away_id = 21) AND season = 70 AND organization = 1 AND type = 2 AND played = 1 AND game_seconds <= 8830899 ORDER BY game_seconds

Sunday, April 12, 1970 ~ Astrodome

Atlanta
5
Houston
7

Player of the Game

24267
Game Score: 64

Attendance

12,747 (38.6%)

Starters' Game Scores

ATL: Phil Niekro : 41 HOU: Larry Dierker : 52

Top Performances

Jimmy Wynn 64
Hank Aaron 62
Rico Carty 61
Joe Morgan 59
Felix Millan 59
Tommy Davis 58

Head to Head

Date Away Home
4/10 ATL 6 HOU 4
4/11 ATL 10 HOU 11
4/12 ATL 5 HOU 7
5/26 HOU ATL
5/27 HOU ATL
6/19 HOU ATL
6/19 HOU ATL
6/20 HOU ATL
6/21 HOU ATL
8/3 ATL HOU
8/3 ATL HOU
8/4 ATL HOU
9/11 ATL HOU
9/12 ATL HOU
9/13 ATL HOU
9/25 HOU ATL
9/26 HOU ATL
9/27 HOU ATL
HOU 2 wins vs. ATL 1 wins
3 played of 18 total games
		
		
4/12/1970, ATL70-HOU70, Astrodome
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Braves            1  0  1  1  0  0  1  0  1     5 14  0    11  0
1970 Astros            0  0  4  0  0  2  0  1  x     7  9  0    10  0
 
Braves               AB  R  H BI   AVG    Astros               AB  R  H BI   AVG
Jackson,S         ss  5  0  1  0  .286    Morgan            2b  4  1  2  1  .083
Millan            2b  5  1  2  1  .379    Miller,N          rf  2  0  0  0  .308
Aaron,H           rf  5  2  2  1  .250    Wynn              cf  4  1  2  3  .409
Carty             lf  4  1  3  0  .391    Pepitone,J        1b  3  1  0  1  .308
Cepeda            1b  5  0  1  0  .360    Menke             ss  5  0  0  0  .269
Gonzalez,T        cf  4  0  2  2  .440    Davis,T           lf  4  0  2  2  .333
Boyer             3b  4  0  1  0  .409    Rader             3b  3  1  1  0  .364
Didier            c   4  1  1  0  .222    Edwards,J         c   2  2  1  0  .111
Niekro,P          p   2  0  1  0  .250    Dierker           p   3  1  1  0  .250
 Garr             ph  1  0  0  0  .000                         30  7  9  7
 Kester           p   0  0  0  0  .000
                     39  5 14  4
 
Braves                           INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Niekro,P         L 0-2           7.0  8  6  6  7  6 132  71  5.79
Kester                           1.0  1  1  1  1  0  25  12  9.00
                                 8.0  9  7  7  8  6 157  83 
 
Astros                           INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Dierker          W 1-1           9.0 14  5  5  2  6 144  91  4.80
                                 9.0 14  5  5  2  6 144  91 
 
ATL: Garr batted for Niekro,P in the 8th
 
2B-Millan 2(3), Carty(2), Cepeda(3), Wynn(2), Davis,T(2). HR-Aaron,H(1). 
RBI-Millan(3), Aaron,H(3), Gonzalez,T 2(5), Morgan(2), Wynn 3(7), 
Pepitone,J(1), Davis,T 2(4). SB-Morgan 2(2), Miller,N(1). K-Millan, 
Gonzalez,T 2, Boyer 3, Wynn, Davis,T, Rader, Edwards,J, Dierker 2. BB-Carty, 
Boyer, Miller,N 3, Wynn, Pepitone,J, Rader, Edwards,J 2. SH-Niekro,P, Morgan, 
Dierker. SF-Gonzalez,T, Pepitone,J. PB-Didier. WP-Dierker. 
GWRBI: Davis,T
Temperature: 70, Wind: none.
4/12/1970, ATL70-HOU70, Astrodome
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Braves            1  0  1  1  0  0  1  0  1     5 14  0    11  0
1970 Astros            0  0  4  0  0  2  0  1  x     7  9  0    10  0
 
 
Braves               -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Jackson,S         ss 1>53           S.2-3;1-2    63.2-3       31           13        
Millan            2b   D            4            D.3-H        23         9>k         
Aaron,H           rf   8.2-3      3>8            53         7>HR           S         
Carty             lf   W+wp.3-H     S          5>D            53           S.1-2     
Cepeda            1b   8            D.1-3        5/fl         63           9.2-3     
Gonzalez,T        cf 2>k            8/SF.3-H     k            S            S.3-H;1-2 
Boyer             3b   S            k            W            k            k         
Didier            c    16/f.B-1   4>S            5/f        8>8                      
Niekro,P          p    S.1-2        53/SH.1-2  6>43                                  
 Garr             ph                                          3/g                    
 Kester           p                                                                  
 
 
Astros               -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Morgan            2b 1>S            note 1       43           43.3-H;2-3 8>Kester    
                                                                           S         
Miller,N          rf   SB2          W            W            W            SB2       
                       43.2-3                                              4/L       
Wynn              cf   k            note 2       SB2          S.3-H;1-2    W+pb.2-3  
                                                 43                                  
Pepitone,J        1b   13           IW         5>9            9            7/SF.3-H  
Menke             ss 2>43           note 3       5          7>3            7         
Davis,T           lf   9            note 4       k            D                      
Rader             3b   53           S.2-3;1-2  6>W            k                      
Edwards,J         c  3>S            k            W.1-2        IW                     
Dierker           p    S/b.1-2    4>k            note 5       k                      
 
 1: 24/SH.2-3;1-2  2: D.3-H;2-H;1-3  3: 12/f.2-3;1-2;B-1  4: S.3-H;2-H;1-2 
 5: 34/SH.2-3;1-2 
 
 
Braves           IN OUT ER                  Astros           IN OUT ER                  
Niekro,P         A1  D9  6 L 0-2           Dierker           A1  E7  5 W 1-1            
Kester           E1  E5  1                                                              
4/12/1970, ATL70-HOU70, Astrodome
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
1970 Braves            1  0  1  1  0  0  1  0  1     5 14  0    11  0
1970 Astros            0  0  4  0  0  2  0  1  x     7  9  0    10  0
 
Score O Rnr BS  Event
----- - --- --  -----
 
**************  Top of the 1st inning, Braves batting
 0-0  0 --- 00  Jackson,S grounded out to third (X)
 0-0  1 --- 01  Millan grounded a double down the first base line (FX)
 0-0  1 -2- 10  Aaron,H flied out to center, Millan to third (BX)
 0-0  2 --3 30  Carty walked, ball four was a wild pitch by Dierker, 
                  Millan scored (BBBB)
 1-0  2 1-- 32  Cepeda flied out to center (1BFBSB>X)
 
**************  Bottom of the 1st inning, Astros batting
 1-0  0 --- 20  Morgan lined a single to center (BBX)
 1-0  0 1-- 00  Morgan stole second (>C)
 1-0  0 -2- 11  Miller,N grounded out to second, Morgan to third (>C.BX)
 1-0  1 --3 22  Wynn struck out (FFBFFBS)
 1-0  2 --3 32  Pepitone,J grounded out to the mound (FCBBBX)
 
**************  Top of the 2nd inning, Braves batting
 1-0  0 --- 12  Gonzalez,T struck out (FFBC)
 1-0  1 --- 22  Boyer lined a single to left (FBCBFX)
 1-0  1 1-- 12  Didier grounded to the mound, forcing Boyer at second, 
                  Didier to first (BFFFX)
 1-0  2 1-- 12  Niekro,P grounded a single up the middle, Didier to 
                  second (BFCX)
 1-0  2 12- 10  Jackson,S lined a single to right, Didier to third, 
                  Niekro,P to second (BX)
 1-0  2 123 12  Millan popped out to second (CBSX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 2nd inning, Astros batting
 1-0  0 --- 00  Menke grounded out to second (X)
 1-0  1 --- 00  Davis,T flied out to right (X)
 1-0  2 --- 22  Rader grounded out to third (BFFBX)
 
**************  Top of the 3rd inning, Braves batting
 1-0  0 --- 20  Aaron,H flied out to center (BBX)
 1-0  1 --- 11  Carty lined a single to shallow left (BCX)
 1-0  1 1-- 21  Cepeda doubled deep to left, Carty to third (BBSX)
 1-0  1 -23 10  Gonzalez,T hit a sacrifice fly to center, Carty scored 
                  (BX)
 2-0  2 -2- 22  Boyer struck out (CBCBC)
 
**************  Bottom of the 3rd inning, Astros batting
 2-0  0 --- 20  Edwards,J lined a single to left center (BBX)
 2-0  0 1-- 02  Dierker bunted for a single, Edwards,J to second (FbFbXb)
 2-0  0 12- 00  Morgan sacrifice bunted to the catcher, Edwards,J to 
                  third, Dierker to second (Xb)
 2-0  1 -23 30  Miller,N walked (BBBB)
 2-0  1 123 21  Wynn lined a double to right center, Edwards,J scored, 
                  Dierker scored, Miller,N to third (BBCX)
 2-2  1 -23 30  Pepitone,J was walked intentionally (IIII)
 2-2  1 123 22  Menke grounded to the mound, forcing Miller,N at home, 
                  Wynn to third, Pepitone,J to second, Menke to first 
                  (BBCFFX)
 2-2  2 123 10  Davis,T grounded a single between first and second, Wynn 
                  scored, Pepitone,J scored, Menke to second (BX)
 2-4  2 12- 10  Rader reached on an infield single to third, Menke to 
                  third, Davis,T to second (BX)
 2-4  2 123 32  Edwards,J struck out (CBBFB>S)
 
**************  Top of the 4th inning, Braves batting
 2-4  0 --- 22  Didier lined a single to left (CBFBFX)
 2-4  0 1-- 00  Niekro,P sacrifice bunted to third, Didier to second (Xb)
 2-4  1 -2- 11  Jackson,S grounded out to short, Didier to third (BSX)
 2-4  2 --3 21  Millan lined a double to right center, Didier scored 
                  (CBBX)
 3-4  2 -2- 11  Aaron,H grounded out to third (BCX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 4th inning, Astros batting
 3-4  0 --- 22  Dierker struck out (CCBFBS)
 3-4  1 --- 10  Morgan grounded out to second (BX)
 3-4  2 --- 30  Miller,N walked (BBBB)
 3-4  2 1-- 00  Miller,N stole second (>B)
 3-4  2 -2- 22  Wynn grounded out to second (>B.FBSX)
 
**************  Top of the 5th inning, Braves batting
 3-4  0 --- 00  Carty lined a double down the right field line (X)
 3-4  0 -2- 00  Cepeda popped out to third (X)
 3-4  1 -2- 22  Gonzalez,T struck out (BFFFBS)
 3-4  2 -2- 31  Boyer walked (BBCBB)
 3-4  2 12- 11  Didier grounded to third, forcing Carty at third (FBX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 5th inning, Astros batting
 3-4  0 --- 01  Pepitone,J flied out to right (SX)
 3-4  1 --- 10  Menke popped out to third (BX)
 3-4  2 --- 02  Davis,T struck out (CCS)
 
**************  Top of the 6th inning, Braves batting
 3-4  0 --- 20  Niekro,P grounded out to second (BBX)
 3-4  1 --- 01  Jackson,S grounded out to first (SX)
 3-4  2 --- 12  Millan grounded out to the catcher (SFBFFX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 6th inning, Astros batting
 3-4  0 --- 32  Rader walked (SBBFFBFB)
 3-4  0 1-- 31  Edwards,J walked, Rader to second (BFBBB)
 3-4  0 12- 01  Dierker sacrifice bunted to first, Rader to third, 
                  Edwards,J to second (FbXb)
 3-4  1 -23 00  Morgan grounded out to second, Rader scored, Edwards,J to 
                  third (X)
 3-5  2 --3 30  Miller,N walked (BBBB)
 3-5  2 1-3 01  Wynn lined a single up the middle, Edwards,J scored, 
                  Miller,N to second (CX)
 3-6  2 12- 21  Pepitone,J flied out to right (BBFX)
 
**************  Top of the 7th inning, Braves batting
 3-6  0 --- 00  Aaron,H homered deep to right center (X)
 4-6  0 --- 00  Carty grounded out to third (X)
 4-6  1 --- 00  Cepeda grounded out to short (X)
 4-6  2 --- 21  Gonzalez,T lined a single to center (BBFX)
 4-6  2 1-- 12  Boyer struck out (CBCS)
 
**************  Bottom of the 7th inning, Astros batting
 4-6  0 --- 12  Menke popped out to first (CFBX)
 4-6  1 --- 12  Davis,T lined a double to right center (CBFX)
 4-6  1 -2- 22  Rader struck out (CBBFFS)
 4-6  2 -2- 30  Edwards,J was walked intentionally (IIII)
 4-6  2 12- 02  Dierker struck out (CFS)
 
**************  Top of the 8th inning, Braves batting
 4-6  0 --- 11  Didier flied out to center (BFX)
                Garr pinch hitting for Niekro,P
 4-6  1 --- 10  Garr grounded out to first (BX)
 4-6  2 --- 11  Jackson,S grounded out to the mound (BCX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 8th inning, Astros batting
                Kester now pitching
 4-6  0 --- 10  Morgan lined a single down the right field line (BX)
 4-6  0 1-- 00  Morgan stole second (>C)
 4-6  0 -2- 32  Miller,N lined out to second (>C.CBBFBFX)
 4-6  1 -2- 31  Wynn walked, ball four was a passed ball charged to 
                  Didier, Morgan to third (SBBBB)
 4-6  1 1-3 31  Pepitone,J hit a sacrifice fly to left, Morgan scored 
                  (3CBBBX)
 4-7  2 1-- 22  Menke flied out to left (CBBSX)
 
**************  Top of the 9th inning, Braves batting
 4-7  0 --- 22  Millan struck out (CCFBBS)
 4-7  1 --- 22  Aaron,H grounded a single between first and second (BSBFX)
 4-7  1 1-- 01  Carty lined a single to shallow left, Aaron,H to second 
                  (SX)
 4-7  1 12- 12  Cepeda flied out to right, Aaron,H to third (FFBX)
 4-7  2 1-3 00  Gonzalez,T grounded a single between third and short, 
                  Aaron,H scored, Carty to second (X)
 5-7  2 12- 32  Boyer struck out (BBBCF>S)


		
American League
  • DET 0 @ BAL 1
    Davey Johnson singled home Brooks Robinson who had doubled to break a 10 inning scoreless deadlock as Baltimore sweeps Detroit in an early divisional showdown.
  • CLE 2 @ NYY 1
    Indians take the lidlifter of Sunday twinbill when Graig Nettles scores on a Mel Stottlemyre wild pitch in the top of the 9th. Stottlemyre had held the Tribe at bay on only four hits entering the ninth.

    New York loaded the bases in the bottom of the frame, but John Ellis grounded out to third to end the game.
  • CLE 6 @ NYY 5
    Indians sweep the Yankees and take the series on Duke Sims' two run home run in the 11th.

    As they did in the opener, the Yankees loaded the bases in the last frame, but Dennis Higgins closed the door by striking out John Ellis and inducing Danny Cater to ground out to second.
  • MIL 4 @ CHW 5
    Brewers drop their sixth straight as Greg Goosen strikes out with the go-ahead run in scoring position to end the game.

    Bill Melton and Bobby Knoop each hit their second home run of the season for the White Sox.
National League
  • CHC 6 @ MTL 2
    Jim Hickman's two run home run in the tenth lifted Chicago over the Expos at Parc Jarry.
  • NYM 7 @ STL 1
    New York rolled past the Cardinals in the twelfth as Cleon Jones' two run triple highlighted a six run outburst as the Mets take the series in St. Louis.
  • SDP 5 @ LAD 2
    The expansion Padres continue to surprise their northern neighbors with a sweep at Dodger Stadium.

    Ollie Brown led the offense with three hits. Pat Dobson, acquired from Detroit in the off-season, moved to 2-0 with 7 strikeouts in 7.1 innings of work.
  • CIN 8 @ SFG 5
    The Big Red Machine stuns the Giants with an eight run eighth to win the twinbill opener.

    Bobby Tolan's grand slam capped the scoring for Cincinnati in the eighth.
  • CIN 9 @ SFG 5
    The Reds rallied to sweep the Giants at Candlestick Park. Cincinnati trailed 5-0 going into the fifth and scored nine unanswered runs to move to 7-1 on the season.