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1997 NL Division Series (3-0): Atlanta Braves (101-61) over Houston Astros (84-78)

WS: FLA-CLE / ALCS: CLE-BAL / NLCS: FLA-ATL / Div. Series: CLE-NYY / BAL-SEA / FLA-SFG / ATL-HOU
 1996 NLDS2 /  1998 NLDS2

Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at Turner Field (Atlanta Braves)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Houston Astros               0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0     1  7  1
    Atlanta Braves               1  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x     2  2  0

    PITCHERS: HOU - Kile, Springer (8), Martin (8)
              ATL - Maddux

               WP - Greg Maddux
	       LP - Darryl Kile
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: HOU - none
              ATL - Klesko

  ATTENDANCE: 46,467

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at Turner Field (Atlanta Braves)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Houston Astros               0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  0     3  6  2
    Atlanta Braves               0  0  3    0  3  5    0  2  x    13 10  1

    PITCHERS: HOU - Hampton, Magnante (5), Garcia (6), Lima (7), Wagner (8)
              ATL - Glavine, Cather (7), Wohlers (9)

               WP - Tom Glavine
	       LP - Mike Hampton
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: HOU - none
              ATL - Blauser

  ATTENDANCE: 49,200

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 3, 1997 at Astrodome (Houston Astros)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Atlanta Braves               1  1  0    0  0  0    1  1  0     4  8  2
    Houston Astros               0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     1  3  1

    PITCHERS: ATL - Smoltz
              HOU - Reynolds, Springer (7), Martin (8), Garcia (8), Magnante (9)

               WP - John Smoltz
	       LP - Shane Reynolds
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: ATL - Jones
              HOU - Carr

  ATTENDANCE: 53,688

Series Batting Stats

Atlanta Braves Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Danny Bautista 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 64 103 14 25 3 9 2 .243 .680
Jeff Blauser 3 10 2 3 0 0 1 4 2 2 .300 .417 .600 1.017 0 0 0 151 519 90 160 17 70 5 .308 .886
Mike Cather 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 35 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Greg Colbrunn 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 *98 271 27 76 7 35 1 .280 .729
Tom Glavine 1 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 0 0 0 33 63 6 14 0 7 0 .222 .532
Tony Graffanino 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 0 0 104 186 33 48 8 20 6 .258 .790
Andruw Jones 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 153 399 60 92 18 70 20 .231 .745
Chipper Jones 3 8 3 4 0 0 1 2 3 2 .500 .583 .875 1.458 1 0 1 157 597 100 176 21 111 20 .295 .850
Ryan Klesko 3 8 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 .250 .250 .750 1.000 0 0 1 143 467 67 122 24 84 4 .261 .824
Keith Lockhart 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 96 147 25 41 6 32 0 .279 .814
Kenny Lofton 3 13 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 .154 .214 .231 .445 0 2 0 122 493 90 164 5 48 27 .333 .837
Javy Lopez 2 7 3 2 2 0 0 1 2 1 .286 .444 .571 1.016 0 0 0 123 414 52 122 23 68 1 .295 .895
Greg Maddux 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 33 67 3 7 0 4 1 .104 .301
Fred McGriff 3 9 4 2 0 0 0 1 3 2 .222 .417 .222 .639 0 0 0 152 564 77 156 22 97 5 .277 .797
Eddie Perez 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 73 191 20 41 6 18 0 .215 .594
John Smoltz 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 36 79 10 18 0 4 1 .228 .573
Michael Tucker 2 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0 0 138 499 80 141 14 56 12 .283 .792
Mark Wohlers 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Totals 37 92 19 20 4 0 3 15 15 20 .217 .324 .359 .683 1 2 162 5528 791 1490 174 108 .270 .769

Houston Astros Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Bobby Abreu 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 59 188 22 47 3 26 7 .250 .701
Brad Ausmus 2 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .400 .400 .600 1.000 0 0 0 130 425 45 113 4 44 14 .266 .684
Jeff Bagwell 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 .083 .154 .083 .237 0 0 2 162 566 109 162 43 135 31 .286 1.017
Derek Bell 3 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 129 493 67 136 15 71 15 .276 .782
Sean Berry 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 96 301 37 77 8 43 1 .256 .739
Craig Biggio 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .083 .154 .083 .237 0 0 1 162 619 146 191 22 81 47 .309 .916
Chuck Carr 2 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 3 .250 .400 1.000 1.400 0 0 0 *89 238 37 59 4 17 12 .248 .679
Tony Eusebio 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .667 .667 .667 1.333 1 0 0 60 164 12 45 1 18 0 .274 .669
Ramon Garcia 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 42 36 2 4 0 5 0 .111 .298
Luis Gonzalez 3 12 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 1 152 550 78 142 10 68 10 .258 .722
Ricky Gutierrez 3 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 .125 .300 .125 .425 0 0 0 102 303 33 79 3 34 5 .261 .678
Mike Hampton 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 34 73 6 10 0 8 0 .137 .368
Richard Hidalgo 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 19 62 8 19 2 6 1 .306 .842
Thomas Howard 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 107 255 24 63 3 22 1 .247 .676
Russ Johnson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 21 60 7 18 2 9 1 .300 .780
Darryl Kile 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 0 34 89 4 11 0 7 0 .124 .336
Jose Lima 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Mike Magnante 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 40 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Tom Martin 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 55 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Tony Pena 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 *40 86 6 15 0 10 0 .174 .476
Shane Reynolds 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 30 53 3 6 0 2 0 .113 .315
Bill Spiers 3 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .083 .000 .083 0 0 0 132 291 51 93 4 48 10 .320 .919
Russ Springer 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Billy Wagner 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 62 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Totals 47 96 5 16 1 0 1 5 8 24 .167 .231 .208 .439 2 0 162 5502 777 1427 133 171 .259 .747

Atlanta Braves Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Mike Cather 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 1 2 0.500 35 0 2.39 2 4 0 37.2 23 19 29 1.115
Tom Glavine 1 1 4.50 1 0 0 0 6.0 5 3 3 5 4 1.667 33 33 2.96 14 7 0 240.0 197 79 152 1.150
Greg Maddux 1 1 1.00 1 0 0 1 9.0 7 1 1 1 6 0.889 33 33 2.20 19 4 0 232.2 200 20 177 0.946
John Smoltz 1 1 1.00 1 0 0 1 9.0 3 1 1 1 11 0.444 35 35 3.02 15 12 0 256.0 234 63 241 1.160
Mark Wohlers 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1.000 71 0 3.50 5 7 33 69.1 57 38 92 1.370
Totals 5 3 1.67 3 0 0 2 27.0 16 5 5 8 24 0.889 162 162 3.181 101 61 1465.2 1319 450 1196 1.207

Houston Astros Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Ramon Garcia 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 2 0 1 1 2.000 42 20 3.69 9 8 1 158.2 155 52 120 1.305
Mike Hampton 1 1 11.57 0 1 0 0 4.2 2 6 6 8 2 2.143 34 34 3.83 15 10 0 223.0 217 77 139 1.318
Darryl Kile 1 1 2.57 0 1 0 0 7.0 2 2 2 2 4 0.571 34 34 2.57 19 7 0 255.2 208 94 205 1.181
Jose Lima 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 1.000 52 1 5.28 1 6 2 75.0 79 16 63 1.267
Mike Magnante 2 0 4.50 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 3 1 0 2 2.000 40 0 2.27 3 1 1 47.2 39 11 43 1.049
Tom Martin 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.2 1 1 0 1 0 3.000 55 0 2.09 5 3 2 56.0 52 23 36 1.339
Shane Reynolds 1 1 3.00 0 1 0 0 6.0 5 2 2 1 5 1.000 30 30 4.23 9 10 0 181.0 189 47 152 1.304
Russ Springer 2 0 5.40 0 0 0 0 1.2 2 1 1 1 3 1.800 54 0 4.23 3 3 3 55.1 48 27 74 1.355
Billy Wagner 1 0 18.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 2 2 0 2 3.000 62 0 2.85 7 8 23 66.1 49 30 106 1.191
Totals 13 3 5.04 0 3 0 0 25.0 20 19 14 15 20 1.400 162 162 3.664 84 78 1459.0 1379 511 1138 1.295

WS: FLA-CLE / ALCS: CLE-BAL / NLCS: FLA-ATL / Div. Series: CLE-NYY / BAL-SEA / FLA-SFG / ATL-HOU
 1996 NLDS2 /  1998 NLDS2

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