Game Information
Score of Game
Chicago Cubs 11 Houston Astros 0
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
17,053
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
CHN Record
24-11 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 2 / 2
CHN Streak
Win 5
HOU Record
13-24 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 6 / 12 / 23
HOU Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---1-2---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]10-0---
    1CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOULarry DierkerRFlyout1---1-2---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]20-0---
    1CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Joe Morgan2BLCHNKen HoltzmanLPopout0---2-1---Popped out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]40-0---
    1HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout1---1-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]50-0---
    1HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout2---3-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Ron Santo]60-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOULarry DierkerRFlyout0---0-1---Flied out to Left Field [Jesus Alou]70-0---
    2CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOULarry DierkerRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Center Field80-0---
    2CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout1-2-0-2---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]90-0---
    2CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOULarry DierkerRFlyout2-2-3-2---Flied out to Right Field [Norm Miller]100-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Denis MenkeSSRCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout0---3-2---Strikeout110-0---
    2HOU5Doug Rader3BRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ron Santo]120-0---
    2HOU6Curt Blefary1BLCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout2---0-1---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]130-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN8Don YoungCFRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---1-2---Grounded out to Pitcher [Larry Dierker]140-0---
    3CHN9Ken HoltzmanPRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout150-0---
    3CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOULarry DierkerRSingle2---0-1---Singled on ground ball to Right Field160-0---
    3CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOULarry DierkerRLineout21--1-0---Lined out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]170-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU7Jesus AlouLFRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout0---0-1---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]180-0---
    3HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLCHNKen HoltzmanLSingle1---1-1---Singled on ground ball to Center Field190-0---
    3HOU9Larry DierkerPRCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout11--2-2---Strikeout200-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---2-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]210-0---
    4CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOULarry DierkerRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Norm Miller]220-0---
    4CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOULarry DierkerRSingle2---1-2---Singled on fly ball to Left Field230-0---
    4CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout21--1-2---Strikeout240-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU1Joe Morgan2BLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout0---2-1---Flied out to Center Field [Don Young]250-0---
    4HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout260-0---
    4HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout2---3-2---Strikeout270-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]280-0---
    5CHN8Don YoungCFRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout1---1-1---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]290-0---
    5CHN9Ken HoltzmanPRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout2---1-2---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]300-0---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU4Denis MenkeSSRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]310-0---
    5HOU5Doug Rader3BRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout1---2-1---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]320-0---
    5HOU6Curt Blefary1BLCHNKen HoltzmanLWalk2---3-0---Walked330-0---
    5HOU7Jesus AlouLFRCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout21--1-1---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]340-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOULarry DierkerRFlyout0---0-1---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]350-0---
    6CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOULarry DierkerRSingle1---1-1---Singled on fly ball to Center Field360-0---
    6CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout11--0-1---Grounded out to First Base [Curt Blefary] ... Glenn Beckert advanced to second370-0---
    6CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOULarry DierkerRTriple2-2-0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Center Field ... Glenn Beckert Scored380-0---
    6CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOULarry DierkerRLineout2--30-2---Lined out to Shortstop [Denis Menke]391-0---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]400-1---
    6HOU9Larry DierkerPRCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout410-1---
    6HOU1Joe Morgan2BLCHNKen HoltzmanLPopout2---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]420-1---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOULarry DierkerRSingle0---0-0---Bunt Single to Catcher431-0---
    7CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOULarry DierkerRSingle01--2-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Randy Hundley advanced to third441-0---
    7CHN8Don YoungCFRHOULarry DierkerRDouble01-32-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field; Al Spangler advanced to third ... Randy Hundley Scored ... Al Spangler advanced to third451-0---
    7CHN9Ken HoltzmanPRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout0-230-2---Strikeout462-0---
    7CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOULarry DierkerRIntentional Walk1-233-0---Walked Intentionally472-0---
    7CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOULarry DierkerRSingle11230-1---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Don Young Scored ... Al Spangler Scored ... Don Kessinger advanced to third ... Glenn Beckert advanced to second482-0---
    7CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOULarry DierkerRIntentional Walk1-233-0---Walked Intentionally494-0---
    7CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOULarry DierkerRDouble11230-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field; Billy Williams advanced to third ... Glenn Beckert Scored ... Don Kessinger Scored ... Billy Williams advanced to third504-0---
    7CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUJack BillinghamRIntentional Walk1-233-0---Walked Intentionally516-0---
    7CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUJack BillinghamRSingle11232-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Ron Santo Scored ... Billy Williams Scored ... Ernie Banks advanced to second526-0---
    7CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOUJack BillinghamRFlyout112-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]538-0---
    7CHN8Don YoungCFRHOUJack BillinghamRSingle212-1-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Ernie Banks Scored ... Randy Hundley advanced to third548-0---
    7CHN9Ken HoltzmanPRHOUJack BillinghamRSingle21-30-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Randy Hundley Scored ... Don Young advanced to second559-0---
    7CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUJack BillinghamRSingle212-0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Don Young Scored ... Ken Holtzman advanced to third5610-0---
    7CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUDooley WomackRFlyout21-32-1---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]5711-0---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout0---1-2---Strikeout580-11---
    7HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNKen HoltzmanLWalk1---3-2---Walked590-11---
    7HOU4Denis MenkeSSRCHNKen HoltzmanLSingle11--1-2---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to second600-11---
    7HOU5Doug Rader3BRCHNKen HoltzmanLGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]. Double Play ... Denis Menke out at 2b.610-11---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUJim RayRFlyout0---0-2---Flied out to Third Base [Marty Martinez]6211-0---
    8CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUJim RayRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jesus Alou]6311-0---
    8CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUJim RayRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Johnny Edwards]6411-0---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU6Curt Blefary1BLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jim Hickman]650-11---
    8HOU7Jesus AlouLFRCHNKen HoltzmanLPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]660-11---
    8HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLCHNKen HoltzmanLStrikeout2---0-2---Strikeout670-11---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUJim RayRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on popout to Left Field6811-0---
    9CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOUJim RayRWalk0-2-3-2---Walked6911-0---
    9CHN8Don YoungCFRHOUJim RayRWalk012-3-1---Walked ... Al Spangler advanced to second ... Randy Hundley advanced to third7011-0---
    9CHN9Ken HoltzmanPRHOUJim RayRStrikeout01231-2---Strikeout7111-0---
    9CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUJim RayRStrikeout11232-2---Strikeout7211-0---
    9CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUJim RayRGroundout21230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Denis Menke] ... Don Young forced out at second base7311-0---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU9Marty Martinez3BRCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout0---2-1---Flied out to Center Field [Don Young]740-11---
    9HOU1Joe Morgan2BLCHNKen HoltzmanLSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field750-11---
    9HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Don Young]760-11---
    9HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNKen HoltzmanLFlyout21--3-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jim Hickman]770-11---
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