Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 6 Chicago Cubs 5
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
13,126
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
CHN Record
24-13 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 2 / 3
CHN Streak
Loss 2
HOU Record
15-24 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 6 / 11 / 21
HOU Streak
Win 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUTom GriffinRSingle0---3-2---Singled on ground ball to Center Field10-0---
    1CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout01--2-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader] ... Don Kessinger forced out at second base20-0---
    1CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUTom GriffinRSingle11--1-2---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Glenn Beckert advanced to third ... Billy Williams advanced to second30-0---
    1CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout1-232-2---Strikeout40-0---
    1CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUTom GriffinRSingle2-230-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Billy Williams Scored ... Glenn Beckert Scored50-0---
    1CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUTom GriffinRFlyout21--2-1---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]62-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Joe Morgan2BLCHNDick SelmaRFlyout0---3-2---Flied out to Center Field [Don Young]70-2---
    1HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNDick SelmaRStrikeout1---2-2---Strikeout80-2---
    1HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNDick SelmaRSingle2---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field90-2---
    1HOU4Curt Blefary1BLCHNDick SelmaRFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]100-2---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOUTom GriffinRGroundout0---2-1---Grounded out to First Base [Curt Blefary]112-0---
    2CHN8Don YoungCFRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout122-0---
    2CHN9Dick SelmaPRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout2---2-2---Strikeout132-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU5Denis Menke2BRCHNDick SelmaRGroundout0---1-1---Grounded out to First Base [Ernie Banks]140-2---
    2HOU6Doug Rader3BRCHNDick SelmaRStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout150-2---
    2HOU7Jesus AlouLFRCHNDick SelmaRGroundout2---1-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ron Santo]160-2---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUTom GriffinRGroundout0---1-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]172-0---
    3CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout1---2-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]182-0---
    3CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUTom GriffinRGroundout2---0-1---Grounded out to First Base [Curt Blefary]192-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLCHNDick SelmaRFlyout0---1-1---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]200-2---
    3HOU9Tom GriffinPRCHNDick SelmaRSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field210-2---
    3HOU1Hector TorresSSRCHNDick SelmaRLineout11--0-0---Lined out to First Base [Ernie Banks]; Tom Griffin thrown out at first base220-2---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout0---1-2---Grounded out to Pitcher [Tom Griffin]232-0---
    4CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout1---3-2---Strikeout242-0---
    4CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUTom GriffinRFlyout2---1-1---Flied out to First Base [Curt Blefary]252-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNDick SelmaRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Dick Selma]260-2---
    4HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNDick SelmaRStrikeout1---1-2---Strikeout270-2---
    4HOU4Curt Blefary1BLCHNDick SelmaRGroundout2---1-2---Grounded out to Pitcher [Dick Selma]280-2---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout0---3-2---Strikeout292-0---
    5CHN8Don YoungCFRHOUTom GriffinRWalk1---3-1---Walked302-0---
    5CHN9Dick SelmaPRHOUTom GriffinRBalk11--0-0---Balk ... Don Young advanced to second312-0Non-Batter Event
    5CHN9Dick SelmaPRHOUTom GriffinRStrikeout1-2-2-2---Strikeout322-0---
    5CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUTom GriffinRSingle2-2-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Don Young Scored332-0---
    5CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUTom GriffinRCaught Stealing21--1-1---Don Kessinger Caught Stealing 2B [Tom Griffin/Johnny Edwards]343-0Non-Batter Event
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU5Denis Menke2BRCHNDick SelmaRGroundout0---1-2---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]350-3---
    5HOU6Doug Rader3BRCHNDick SelmaRGroundout1---1-1---Grounded out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]360-3---
    5HOU7Jesus AlouLFRCHNDick SelmaRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ron Santo]370-3---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUTom GriffinRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field383-0---
    6CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUTom GriffinRSingle01--1-2---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Glenn Beckert advanced to second393-0---
    6CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUTom GriffinRWalk012-3-2---Walked ... Billy Williams advanced to second ... Glenn Beckert advanced to third403-0---
    6CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout01231-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader] ... Glenn Beckert forced out at home ... Ron Santo advanced to second ... Billy Williams advanced to third413-0---
    6CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUTom GriffinRGroundout11230-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader] ... Billy Williams forced out at home ... Ernie Banks advanced to second ... Ron Santo advanced to third423-0---
    6CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOUTom GriffinRGroundout21230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Denis Menke]433-0---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLCHNDick SelmaRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Billy Williams]440-3---
    6HOU9Marty MartinezPHLCHNDick SelmaRWalk1---3-2---Walked450-3---
    6HOU1Hector TorresSSRCHNDick SelmaRGroundout11--1-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Ron Santo] ... Marty Martinez forced out at second base460-3---
    6HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNDick SelmaRDouble21--3-1---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field ... Hector Torres Scored470-3---
    6HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNDick SelmaRWalk2-2-3-2---Walked481-3---
    6HOU4Curt Blefary1BLCHNDick SelmaRDouble212-0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field ... Jimmy Wynn Scored ... Norm Miller Scored491-3---
    6HOU5Denis Menke2BRCHNTed AbernathyRWalk2-2-3-2---Walked503-3---
    6HOU6Doug Rader3BRCHNTed AbernathyRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Ted Abernathy]513-3---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN8Don YoungCFRHOUDooley WomackRGroundout0---3-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]523-3---
    7CHN9Ted AbernathyPRHOUDooley WomackRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field533-3---
    7CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUDooley WomackRSingle1-2-1-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Ted Abernathy Scored ... Don Kessinger advanced to third543-3---
    7CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUJack BillinghamRSingle1--30-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Don Kessinger Scored554-3---
    7CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUJack BillinghamRStrikeout11--1-2---Strikeout565-3---
    7CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUJack BillinghamRWalk21--3-0---Walked ... Glenn Beckert advanced to second575-3---
    7CHN5Ernie Banks1BRHOUJack BillinghamRLineout212-0-0---Lined out to Third Base [Doug Rader]585-3---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU7Jesus AlouLFRCHNTed AbernathyRReached on Error0---0-2---Reached on Error by Third Base [Ron Santo]593-5---
    7HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLCHNTed AbernathyRSingle01--2-1---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Jesus Alou advanced to third603-5---
    7HOU9Gary GeigerPHLCHNTed AbernathyRSingle01-31-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Jesus Alou Scored ... Johnny Edwards advanced to third ... Gary Geiger advanced to second613-5---
    7HOU1Hector TorresSSRCHNPhil ReganRGroundout0-230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Don Kessinger]624-5---
    7HOU2Norm MillerRFLCHNPhil ReganRFIelders Choice1-231-1---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Gary Geiger advanced to third; Johnny Edwards thrown out at home634-5---
    7HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRCHNPhil ReganRReached on Error21-31-2---Reached on Error by Third Base [Ron Santo] ... Gary Geiger Scored ; Norm Miller thrown out at home644-5---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN6Randy HundleyCRHOUJim RayRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field655-5---
    8CHN7Al SpanglerRFLHOUJim RayRFlyout01--1-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]665-5---
    8CHN8Don YoungCFRHOUJim RayRGroundout2---1-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Hector Torres]675-5---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU4Curt Blefary1BLCHNPhil ReganRWalk0---3-2---Walked685-5---
    8HOU5Denis Menke2BRCHNPhil ReganRSingle01--2-2---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Curt Blefary advanced to third695-5---
    8HOU6Doug Rader3BRCHNPhil ReganRWalk01-33-1---Walked ... Denis Menke advanced to second705-5---
    8HOU7Jesus AlouLFRCHNPhil ReganRPopout01230-2---Popped out to Second Base [Glenn Beckert]715-5---
    8HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLCHNPhil ReganRGroundout11231-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Phil Regan] ... Curt Blefary forced out at home ... Doug Rader advanced to second ... Denis Menke advanced to third725-5---
    8HOU9Julio GotayPHRCHNPhil ReganRWalk21233-0---Walked ... Denis Menke Scored ... Johnny Edwards advanced to second ... Doug Rader advanced to third735-5---
    8HOU1Hector TorresSSRCHNPhil ReganRFlyout21232-1---Flied out to Center Field [Don Young]746-5---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN9Willie SmithPHLHOUFred GladdingRGroundout0---2-2---Grounded out to Pitcher [Fred Gladding]755-6---
    9CHN1Don KessingerSSLHOUFred GladdingRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field765-6---
    9CHN2Glenn Beckert2BRHOUFred GladdingRSingle11--1-1---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Don Kessinger advanced to second775-6---
    9CHN3Billy WilliamsLFLHOUFred GladdingRFlyout112-0-1---Flied out to Left Field [Jesus Alou]785-6---
    9CHN4Ron Santo3BRHOUFred GladdingRGroundout212-3-1---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]795-6---
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