Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 8 Chicago Cubs 7
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
15,869
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
HOU Record
32-31 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 6 / 13
HOU Streak
Win 1
CHN Record
24-32 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 9 / 20
CHN Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Greg GrossRFLCHNSteve StoneRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jerry Morales]10-0---
    1HOU2Roger MetzgerSSLCHNSteve StoneRSingle1---0-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field20-0---
    1HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRCHNSteve StoneRCaught Stealing11--0-0---Roger Metzger Caught Stealing 2B [Steve Stone/Steve Swisher]30-0Non-Batter Event
    1HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRCHNSteve StoneRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rick Monday]40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUTom GriffinRSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field50-0---
    1CHN2Jerry MoralesLFRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]. Double Play ... Don Kessinger out at 2b.60-0---
    1CHN3Billy Williams1BLHOUTom GriffinRSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to Shortstop70-0---
    1CHN4Jose CardenalRFRHOUTom GriffinRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Bob Watson]80-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Bob WatsonLFRCHNSteve StoneRWalk0---0-0---Walked90-0---
    2HOU5Lee May1BRCHNSteve StoneRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jerry Morales]100-0---
    2HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLCHNSteve StoneRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rick Monday]110-0---
    2HOU7Doug Rader3BRCHNSteve StoneRPopout21--0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Dave Rosello]120-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN5Rick MondayCFLHOUTom GriffinRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on line drive to Left Field130-0---
    2CHN6Bill Madlock3BRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]140-0---
    2CHN7Dave Rosello2BRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout150-0---
    2CHN8Steve SwisherCRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout160-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU8Tommy Helms2BRCHNSteve StoneRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to First Base170-0---
    3HOU9Tom GriffinPRCHNSteve StoneRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Steve Stone] ... Tommy Helms advanced to second180-0---
    3HOU1Greg GrossRFLCHNSteve StoneRLineout1-2-0-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]190-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN9Steve StonePRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout200-0---
    3CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUTom GriffinRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Lee May]210-0---
    3CHN2Jerry MoralesLFRHOUTom GriffinRDouble2---0-0---Doubled on line drive to Center Field220-0---
    3CHN3Billy Williams1BLHOUTom GriffinRIntentional Walk2-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally230-0---
    3CHN4Jose CardenalRFRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger] ... Billy Williams forced out at second base240-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU2Roger MetzgerSSLCHNSteve StoneRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Bill Madlock]250-0---
    4HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRCHNSteve StoneRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout260-0---
    4HOU4Bob WatsonLFRCHNSteve StoneRSingle2---0-0---Singled on popout to Right Field270-0---
    4HOU5Lee May1BRCHNSteve StoneRSingle21--0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field ... Bob Watson advanced to second280-0---
    4HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLCHNSteve StoneRDouble212-0-0---Doubled on line drive to Right Field ... Lee May Scored ... Bob Watson Scored290-0---
    4HOU7Doug Rader3BRCHNSteve StoneRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Bill Madlock]302-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN5Rick MondayCFLHOUTom GriffinRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field310-2---
    4CHN6Bill Madlock3BRHOUTom GriffinRHome Run01--0-0---Home Run on ground ball to ... Rick Monday Scored320-2---
    4CHN7Dave Rosello2BRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]332-2---
    4CHN8Steve SwisherCRHOUTom GriffinRSingle1---0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field342-2---
    4CHN9Steve StonePRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout352-2---
    4CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUTom GriffinRTriple21--0-0---Tripled on line drive to Center Field ... Steve Swisher Scored362-2---
    4CHN2Jerry MoralesLFRHOUTom GriffinRSingle2--30-0---Singled on popout to Right Field ... Don Kessinger Scored373-2---
    4CHN3Billy Williams1BLHOUTom GriffinRHome Run21--0-0---Home Run on popout to ... Jerry Morales Scored384-2---
    4CHN4Jose CardenalRFRHOUTom GriffinRSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field396-2---
    4CHN5Rick MondayCFLHOUKen ForschRStolen Base21--0-0---Jose Cardenal Stole 2B [Ken Forsch/Johnny Edwards]406-2Non-Batter Event
    4CHN5Rick MondayCFLHOUKen ForschRWild Pitch2-2-0-0---Wild Pitch by Ken Forsch ... Jose Cardenal advanced to third416-2Non-Batter Event
    4CHN5Rick MondayCFLHOUKen ForschRSingle2--30-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Jose Cardenal Scored426-2---
    4CHN6Bill Madlock3BRHOUKen ForschRReached on Error21--0-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Roger Metzger] ... Rick Monday advanced to second437-2---
    4CHN7Dave Rosello2BRHOUKen ForschRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger] ... Bill Madlock forced out at second base447-2---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU8Tommy Helms2BRCHNSteve StoneRLineout0---0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Rick Monday]452-7---
    5HOU9Ollie BrownPHRCHNSteve StoneRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout462-7---
    5HOU1Greg GrossRFLCHNSteve StoneRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rick Monday]472-7---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN8Steve SwisherCRHOUMike CosgroveLWalk0---0-0---Walked487-2---
    5CHN9Steve StonePRHOUMike CosgroveLGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Catcher [Johnny Edwards] ... Steve Swisher advanced to second497-2---
    5CHN1Don KessingerSSRHOUMike CosgroveLWild Pitch1-2-0-0---Wild Pitch by Mike Cosgrove ... Steve Swisher advanced to third507-2Non-Batter Event
    5CHN1Don KessingerSSRHOUMike CosgroveLFlyout1--30-0---Flied out to First Base [Lee May]517-2---
    5CHN2Jerry MoralesLFRHOUMike CosgroveLFlyout2--30-0---Flied out to First Base [Lee May]527-2---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU2Roger MetzgerSSLCHNSteve StoneRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jose Cardenal]532-7---
    6HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRCHNSteve StoneRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rick Monday]542-7---
    6HOU4Bob WatsonLFRCHNSteve StoneRDouble2---0-0---Doubled on line drive to Center Field552-7---
    6HOU5Lee May1BRCHNSteve StoneRReached on Error2-2-0-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Don Kessinger] ... Bob Watson advanced to third562-7---
    6HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLCHNSteve StoneRFlyout21-30-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jerry Morales]572-7---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN3Billy Williams1BLHOUMike CosgroveLSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field587-2---
    6CHN4Jose CardenalRFRHOUMike CosgroveLGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader] ... Billy Williams advanced to second597-2---
    6CHN5Rick MondayCFLHOUMike CosgroveLGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger] ... Billy Williams advanced to third607-2---
    6CHN6Bill Madlock3BRHOUMike CosgroveLGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]617-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU7Doug Rader3BRCHNSteve StoneRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field622-7---
    7HOU8Tommy Helms2BRCHNSteve StoneRStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout632-7---
    7HOU9Bob GallagherPHLCHNSteve StoneRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jerry Morales]642-7---
    7HOU1Greg GrossRFLCHNSteve StoneRSingle21--0-0---Singled on popout to Left Field ... Doug Rader advanced to second652-7---
    7HOU2Roger MetzgerSSLCHNSteve StoneRSingle212-0-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Doug Rader Scored ... Greg Gross advanced to second662-7---
    7HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRCHNSteve StoneRFlyout212-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Rick Monday]673-7---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN7Dave Rosello2BRHOUFred SchermanLWalk0---0-0---Walked687-3---
    7CHN8Steve SwisherCRHOUFred SchermanLStolen Base01--0-0---Dave Rosello Stole 2B [Fred Scherman/Johnny Edwards]697-3Non-Batter Event
    7CHN8Steve SwisherCRHOUFred SchermanLStrikeout0-2-0-0---Strikeout707-3---
    7CHN9Steve StonePRHOUFred SchermanLLineout1-2-0-0---Lined out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]717-3---
    7CHN1Don KessingerSSRHOUFred SchermanLGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Tommy Helms]727-3---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU4Bob WatsonLFRCHNSteve StoneRWalk0---0-0---Walked733-7---
    8HOU5Lee May1BRCHNSteve StoneRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jose Cardenal]743-7---
    8HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLCHNSteve StoneRDouble11--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field; Bob Watson advanced to third ... Bob Watson advanced to third753-7---
    8HOU7Doug Rader3BRCHNHoracio PinaRDouble1-230-0---Doubled on line drive to Left Field ... Johnny Edwards Scored ... Bob Watson Scored763-7---
    8HOU8Tommy Helms2BRCHNHoracio PinaRSingle1-2-0-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Doug Rader Scored775-7---
    8HOU9Cliff JohnsonPHRCHNHoracio PinaRHome Run11--0-0---Home Run on line drive to ... Larry Milbourne Scored786-7---
    8HOU1Greg GrossRFLCHNDave LaRocheLDouble1---0-0---Doubled on line drive to Left Field798-7---
    8HOU2Roger MetzgerSSRCHNDave LaRocheLStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout808-7---
    8HOU3Cesar CedenoCFRCHNDave LaRocheLStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout818-7---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN2Jerry MoralesLFRHOUJerry JohnsonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Greg Gross]827-8---
    8CHN3Billy Williams1BLHOUJerry JohnsonRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Bob Watson]837-8---
    8CHN4Jose CardenalRFRHOUJerry JohnsonRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout847-8---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU4Bob WatsonLFRCHNDave LaRocheLSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field858-7---
    9HOU5Lee May1BRCHNDave LaRocheLWild Pitch01--0-0---Wild Pitch by Dave LaRoche ... Bob Watson advanced to second868-7Non-Batter Event
    9HOU5Lee May1BRCHNDave LaRocheLFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jose Cardenal]878-7---
    9HOU6Johnny EdwardsCLCHNDave LaRocheLGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Billy Williams] ... Bob Watson advanced to third888-7---
    9HOU7Doug Rader3BRCHNDave LaRocheLStrikeout2--30-0---Strikeout898-7---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN5Rick MondayCFLHOUJerry JohnsonRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on line drive to Left Field907-8---
    9CHN6Matt Alexander3BLHOUJerry JohnsonRFIelders Choice0-2-0-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Rick Monday advanced to third917-8---
    9CHN7Andre ThorntonPHRHOUDave RobertsLFIelders Choice01-30-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Matt Alexander advanced to third; Rick Monday thrown out at home927-8---
    9CHN8Carmen FanzonePHRHOUDave RobertsLStrikeout11-30-0---Strikeout937-8---
    9CHN9Jim TyronePHRHOUDave RobertsLGroundout21-30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger] ... Vic Harris forced out at second base947-8---
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