Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Atlanta and Los Angeles Slugfest. Braves lead the league in hitting .287 and Hank Aaron leads the NL in batting .365

April 30, 1971
Atlanta -- Atlanta takes game 1 of the series 16-2, Williams 4-5 / 5 RBI's, Millian 4-6 / 4 RBI's, Braves hit 4 homers in the victory as Phil Niekro goes to 4-2 on the year


May 1, 1971
Atlanta -- Los Angeles scores 6 runs in the 9th to win game 2, 14-10. Los Angeles pounds out 19 hits, W. Davis 4-6, 4 RBI's. Atlanta's Orlando Cepeda with homers 8 & 9 in the loss.


May 2, 1971
Atlanta -- Atlanta takes the rubber game of the series 4-3 with a walk off single by Lum in the bottom of the 9th scoring 2. Aaron 2-3, 2 RBI's and Lum with 3 hits. 

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