Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 5 Chicago Cubs 3
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
12,999
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
HOU Record
52-75 -- NL - -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 9 / 9 / 19
HOU Streak
Win 1
CHN Record
71-62 -- NL - -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 3 / 7
CHN Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Sonny JacksonSSLCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout0---3-2---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]10-0---
    1HOU2Joe Morgan2BLCHNJoe NiekroRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field20-0---
    1HOU3Doug Rader1BRCHNJoe NiekroRStolen Base11--0-0---Joe Morgan Stole 2B [Joe Niekro/Randy Hundley]30-0Non-Batter Event
    1HOU3Doug Rader1BRCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout1-2-1-2---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert] ... Joe Morgan advanced to third40-0---
    1HOU4Rusty StaubRFLCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout2--30-1---Flied out to Catcher [Randy Hundley]50-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUDon WilsonRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Pitcher60-0---
    1CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUDon WilsonRSingle01--1-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Don Kessinger Scored ... Glenn Beckert advanced to second70-0---
    1CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUDon WilsonRFIelders Choice0-2-0-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Billy Williams advanced to second ... Glenn Beckert advanced to third81-0---
    1CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUDon WilsonRWalk0-233-2---Walked91-0---
    1CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout01230-2---Strikeout101-0---
    1CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUDon WilsonRFlyout11232-2---Flied out to Left Field [Norm Miller]; Glenn Beckert thrown out at home111-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU5Jimmy WynnCFRCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]120-1---
    2HOU6Norm MillerLFLCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout1---2-2---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]130-1---
    2HOU7Bob Aspromonte3BRCHNJoe NiekroRSingle2---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field140-1---
    2HOU8Ron BrandCRCHNJoe NiekroRStrikeout21--1-2---Strikeout150-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN7Ted SavageRFRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout0---3-2---Strikeout161-0---
    2CHN8Adolfo PhillipsCFRHOUDon WilsonRDouble1---1-1---Doubled on fly ball to Center Field171-0---
    2CHN9Joe NiekroPRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout1-2-0-2---Strikeout181-0---
    2CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout2-2-2-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]191-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU9Don WilsonPRCHNJoe NiekroRSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field200-1---
    3HOU1Sonny JacksonSSLCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout01--2-2---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger] ... Don Wilson forced out at second base210-1---
    3HOU2Joe Morgan2BLCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout11--2-1---Grounded out to Third Base [Ron Santo] ... Sonny Jackson forced out at second base ... Joe Morgan advanced to second220-1---
    3HOU3Doug Rader1BRCHNJoe NiekroRStolen Base2-2-0-0---Tanner Cooper Stole 3B [Joe Niekro/Randy Hundley]230-1Non-Batter Event
    3HOU3Doug Rader1BRCHNJoe NiekroRStrikeout2--31-2---Strikeout240-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUDon WilsonRSingle0---2-1---Singled on ground ball to Right Field251-0---
    3CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUDon WilsonRFlyout01--2-2---Flied out to Left Field [Norm Miller]261-0---
    3CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout11--2-2---Strikeout271-0---
    3CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUDon WilsonRFlyout21--2-2---Flied out to First Base [Doug Rader]281-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU4Rusty StaubRFLCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Randy Hundley]290-1---
    4HOU5Jimmy WynnCFRCHNJoe NiekroRStrikeout1---3-2---Strikeout300-1---
    4HOU6Norm MillerLFLCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout2---0-1---Flied out to Right Field [Ted Savage]310-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUDon WilsonRDouble0---1-2---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field321-0---
    4CHN7Ted SavageRFRHOUDon WilsonRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Doug Rader] ... Randy Hundley advanced to third331-0---
    4CHN8Adolfo PhillipsCFRHOUDon WilsonRWalk1--33-2---Walked341-0---
    4CHN9Joe NiekroPRHOUDon WilsonRFlyout11-31-1---Sacrifice Fly to Right Field [Rusty Staub]; ... Randy Hundley Scored ... Adolfo Phillips advanced to second351-0---
    4CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUDon WilsonRSingle2-2-1-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Adolfo Phillips Scored ... Don Kessinger advanced to second362-0---
    4CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUDon WilsonRWild Pitch2-2-0-0---Wild Pitch by Don Wilson ... Don Kessinger advanced to third373-0Non-Batter Event
    4CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout2--32-2---Strikeout383-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU7Bob Aspromonte3BRCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout0---0-1---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]390-3---
    5HOU8Ron BrandCRCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout1---1-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Niekro]400-3---
    5HOU9Don WilsonPRCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout2---1-2---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]410-3---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUDon WilsonRGroundout0---1-2---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]423-0---
    5CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout1---3-2---Strikeout433-0---
    5CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUDon WilsonRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Ron Brand]443-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU1Sonny JacksonSSLCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Ron Santo]450-3---
    6HOU2Joe Morgan2BLCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout1---2-2---Grounded out to Pitcher [Joe Niekro]460-3---
    6HOU3Doug Rader1BRCHNJoe NiekroRSingle2---2-2---Singled on ground ball to Center Field470-3---
    6HOU4Rusty StaubRFLCHNJoe NiekroRSingle21--2-0---Infield Single to ; Doug Rader thrown out at second base480-3---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUDon WilsonRLineout0---1-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Sonny Jackson]493-0---
    6CHN7Ted SavageRFRHOUDon WilsonRStrikeout1---3-2---Strikeout503-0---
    6CHN8Adolfo PhillipsCFRHOUDon WilsonRFlyout2---2-1---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]513-0---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU5Jimmy WynnCFRCHNJoe NiekroRStrikeout0---1-2---Strikeout520-3---
    7HOU6Norm MillerLFLCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout1---0-1---Flied out to Catcher [Randy Hundley]530-3---
    7HOU7Bob Aspromonte3BRCHNJoe NiekroRGroundout2---1-1---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]540-3---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN9Joe NiekroPRHOUDon WilsonRGroundout0---3-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Bob Aspromonte]553-0---
    7CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUDon WilsonRGroundout1---2-1---Grounded out to Shortstop [Sonny Jackson]563-0---
    7CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUDon WilsonRFlyout2---2-1---Flied out to Catcher [Ron Brand]573-0---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU8Ron BrandCRCHNJoe NiekroRSingle0---0-1---Singled on fly ball to Left Field580-3---
    8HOU9Julio GotayPHRCHNJoe NiekroRSingle01--1-2---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Ron Brand advanced to second590-3---
    8HOU1Sonny JacksonSSLCHNJoe NiekroRFlyout012-1-2---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]600-3---
    8HOU2Joe Morgan2BLCHNJoe NiekroRSingle112-0-1---Singled on fly ball to Right Field ... Ron Brand Scored ... Julio Gotay advanced to third610-3---
    8HOU3Doug Rader1BRCHNChuck HartensteinRSingle11-31-2---Infield Single to Shortstop ... Julio Gotay Scored ... Joe Morgan advanced to second621-3---
    8HOU4Rusty StaubRFLCHNChuck HartensteinRGroundout112-0-1---Grounded out to Pitcher [Chuck Hartenstein] ... Joe Morgan forced out at third base ... Doug Rader advanced to second632-3---
    8HOU5Jimmy WynnCFRCHNChuck HartensteinRHome Run212-0-0---Home Run on ground ball to ... Rusty Staub Scored ... Doug Rader Scored642-3---
    8HOU6Norm MillerLFLCHNChuck HartensteinRGroundout2---1-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Chuck Hartenstein]655-3---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUTom DukesRFlyout0---1-1---Flied out to Shortstop [Sonny Jackson]663-5---
    8CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUTom DukesRStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout673-5---
    8CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUTom DukesRFlyout2---0-1---Flied out to Left Field [Norm Miller]683-5---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU7Bob Aspromonte3BRCHNChuck HartensteinRDouble0---1-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field695-3---
    9HOU8Ron BrandCRCHNBill StonemanRFIelders Choice0-2-1-1---Reached on Fielder's Choice; Bob Aspromonte thrown out at third Base705-3---
    9HOU9Tom DukesPRCHNBill StonemanRSingle2---2-2---Infield Single to Pitcher715-3---
    9HOU1Sonny JacksonSSLCHNBill StonemanRSingle21--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Tom Dukes advanced to second725-3---
    9HOU2Joe Morgan2BLCHNBill StonemanRFlyout212-1-0---Flied out to Right Field [Ted Savage]735-3---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUTom DukesRDouble0---1-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field743-5---
    9CHN7Ted SavageRFRHOUTom DukesRGroundout0-2-3-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Bob Aspromonte]753-5---
    9CHN8Adolfo PhillipsCFRHOUTom DukesRGroundout1-2-2-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Bob Aspromonte]763-5---
    9CHN9Clarence JonesPHLHOUTom DukesRStrikeout2-2-1-2---Strikeout773-5---
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