Final

Playoff Series: Game 3 of 5

Houston leads 3-2 (as of 10/9)

Game 1: Wednesday, October 6
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Game 2: Thursday, October 7
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Game 3: Saturday, October 9
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Game 4: Sunday, October 10
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Game 5: Monday, October 11
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Braves 5

 

Astros 8

 

1:00 PM ET, October 9, 2004

Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas 

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W: B. Backe (1-0)

L: P. Byrd (0-1)

S: B. Lidge (1)

Game Notes

ATLANTA PITCHER JOHN THOMSON HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING WITH A STRAINED OBLIQUE MUSCLE.