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Houston Astros 3 Chicago Cubs 0

+ Boxscore: Fri, May 05,1972
1972-05-04 - 1972-05-06
  123 456 789  R H E
Houston Astros (12-5)100 020 000 370
Chicago Cubs (7-11)000 000 000 052
Date of Game: Fri, May 05,1972
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 8,400
Time of Game: 2:28

Feats and Milestones
Burt Hooton:1st career hit
Winning Pitcher: Larry Dierker (2-1)
Losing Pitcher: Burt Hooton (2-3)

Home Runs: Jimmy Wynn (6)
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Historical Matchup
NL East Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
NYN115.687--60582L1
PHI126.6671.0665214W2
MON106.6251.05363-10W1
CHN711.3895.0877017L1
PIT610.3755.06682-16L1
SLN611.3535.56769-2L2
NL West Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
HOU125.706--927418W1
LAN127.6321.0865135L2
CIN89.4714.08587-2W2
SDN811.4215.04660-14W3
ATL811.4215.078106-28W1
SFN614.3007.586100-14L4
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    Houston Astros Batting
    HOUPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Roger Metzgerss24.2085
    11000.132163041
    Cesar Cedenocf21.0694
    10000.373259066
    Jimmy Wynnrf30.0544
    12311.36411346190
    Lee May1b29.0434
    00001.2907774140
    Bob Watsonlf26.0254
    03001.258309290
    Doug Rader3b27.2794
    00001.2585902130
    Tommy Helms2b31.0004
    01000.203867280
    Johnny Edwardsc33.3292
    00020.3081244390
    Larry Dierkerp25.2252
    00011.125199010
    Totals3337345.2681355542-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Don Kessingerss29.2924
    01000.2461045050
    Glenn Beckert2b31.2054
    01000.2311026180
    Billy Williamslf33.3244
    00000.29917992111
    Ron Santo3b32.0701
    00000.29418545120
    Carmen Fanzoneph-3b28.2491
    00011.25030020
    Jim Hickman1b34.3603
    01000.4051176491
    Rick Mondaycf26.1661
    01020.356656163
    Jose Cardenalrf28.2113
    00001.29510342134
    Randy Hundleyc29.3383
    00000.259715080
    Burt Hootonp22.0871
    01000.0918010
    Gene Hiserph23.1451
    00000.00018000
    Tom Phoebusp30.028000000.000153000
    Art Shamskyph30.2031
    00001.000648010
    Totals2705033.27815810162-
    Game Stats
    Houston Astros Pitching
    HOUAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Larry Dierker25.225W 2-195003304.030.284204190
    Totals9.0500330--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Burt Hooton22.087L 2-366334113.410.27588
    Tom Phoebus30.028-31000406.230.084165148
    Totals9.0733451--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Burt Hooton (3)
    HB: Larry Dierker (1), Burt Hooton (1)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Larry Dierker 0-0-0, Burt Hooton 0-0-0, Tom Phoebus 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Larry Dierker 31, Burt Hooton 29, Tom Phoebus 10
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Larry Dierker 17-4, Burt Hooton 12-10, Tom Phoebus 2-3

    Umpires: HP: Satch Davidson 1B: Ed Sudol 2B: John Kibler 3B: Nick Colosi


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