Houston Astros 9, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 123
Played on Saturday, August 21, 1965 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    2  0  2    0  0  2    0  3  0  -   9 10  0
CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     2   1   0   0       3   1       2   4
Wynn cf                       4   2   3   3       0   0       2   0
Thomas 1b                     4   2   2   2       1   0       7   0
Aspromonte 3b                 5   1   2   0       0   1       2   1
Gaines rf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Staub ph,rf                 1   1   0   1       1   0       1   0
Maye lf                       5   1   2   1       0   1       5   0
Brand c                       2   0   0   0       1   0       3   2
Lillis ss                     4   1   1   2       0   0       2   3
Roberts p                     3   0   0   0       1   3       1   0
Totals                       32   9  10   9       7   6      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lillis-Morgan-Thomas.
PB: Brand (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Thomas (6,off Ellsworth); Aspromonte (15,off Buhl); Lillis (10,off Broglio).
HR: Thomas (2,1st inning off Ellsworth 1 on 1 out); Wynn (16,3rd inning off
Ellsworth 1 on 1 out).
SH: Brand (3,off Broglio).
SF: Staub (3,off Buhl); Wynn (2,off Broglio).
GDP: Gaines (3,off Ellsworth); Lillis (9,off Buhl).
Team LOB: 6.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landrum cf                    4   0   2   1       0   1       4   0
Beckert 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Williams rf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Santo 3b                      2   0   0   0       2   0       0   3
Banks 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Bailey c                      3   1   1   0       1   1       6   1
Stewart ss                    4   0   3   0       0   0       1   3
Clemens lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ellsworth p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Altman ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buhl p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burton ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Broglio p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Kuenn ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   9   2       3   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ellsworth-Stewart-Banks, Santo-Beckert-Banks.
E: Bailey (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Williams (35,off Roberts); Burton (1,off Roberts); Stewart (9,off Roberts).
GDP: Banks (13,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Landrum (13,2nd base off Roberts/Brand).
CS: Landrum (7,3rd base by Roberts/Brand); Stewart (3,2nd base by Roberts/Brand).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(3-0)                9     9   2   2   3   3   0  36


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth L(12-11)            5     5   4   4   1   5   2  20
Buhl                          2     3   2   2   3   1   0  11
Broglio                       2     2   3   3   3   0   0  11
Totals                        9    10   9   9   7   6   2  42

WP: Buhl (3).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 6362


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Morgan              2b        Landrum             cf
2. Wynn                cf        Beckert             2b
3. Thomas              1b        Williams            rf
4. Aspromonte          3b        Santo               3b
5. Gaines              rf        Banks               1b
6. Maye                lf        Bailey              c
7. Brand               c         Stewart             ss
8. Lillis              ss        Clemens             lf
9. Roberts             p         Ellsworth           p

ASTROS 1ST: Robin Roberts: 148 pitches; Dick Ellsworth: 75
pitches; Morgan grounded out (catcher to first); Wynn
singled to catcher; Thomas homered [Wynn scored]; Aspromonte
struck out; Gaines flied to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Landrum singled to left; Landrum stole second; Beckert
flied to left; Landrum was caught stealing third (catcher to
third); Williams doubled to left; Santo walked; Banks flied to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Maye flied to center; Brand flied to center; Lillis
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Bailey struck out; Stewart singled to right; Stewart
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Clemens
popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Roberts was called out on strikes; Morgan walked;
Wynn homered [Morgan scored]; Thomas doubled to left; Aspromonte
singled to pitcher [Thomas stayed at second]; Gaines grounded
into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Aspromonte
out at second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Ellsworth was called out on strikes; Landrum flied to
right; Beckert singled to left; Williams lined to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Maye struck out; Brand grounded out (third to
first); Lillis grounded out (pitcher to second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Santo walked; Banks grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Santo out at second]; Bailey
singled to center; Stewart singled to right [Bailey to second];
Clemens grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Roberts was called out on strikes; Morgan struck
out; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: ALTMAN BATTED FOR ELLSWORTH; Altman flied to center;
Landrum struck out; Beckert grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 6TH: BUHL REPLACED ALTMAN (PITCHING); Thomas walked;
Aspromonte doubled to left [Thomas to third]; STAUB BATTED FOR
GAINES; Staub hit a sacrifice fly to right [Thomas scored,
Aspromonte to third]; Maye singled to center [Aspromonte
scored]; Buhl threw a wild pitch [Maye to second]; Brand walked;
Lillis grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Brand out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 0.

CUBS 6TH: STAUB STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Williams flied to
left; Santo grounded out (shortstop to first); Banks grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Roberts was called out on strikes; Morgan walked;
Wynn singled to center [Morgan to second]; Thomas lined to left;
Aspromonte flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs
0.

CUBS 7TH: Bailey walked; Brand allowed a passed ball [Bailey to
second]; Stewart grounded out (pitcher unassisted) [Bailey to
third]; Clemens popped to shortstop; BURTON BATTED FOR BUHL;
Burton doubled to left [Bailey scored]; Landrum singled to left
[Burton scored]; Beckert flied to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 6, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 8TH: BROGLIO REPLACED BURTON (PITCHING); Staub walked;
Maye singled to shortstop [Staub to second]; Brand out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Maye to second, Staub to
third]; Lillis doubled to left [Maye scored, Staub scored];
Roberts walked; Morgan walked [Lillis to third, Roberts to
second]; Wynn hit a sacrifice fly to center [Lillis scored];
Thomas popped to second; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 2.

CUBS 8TH: Williams flied to right; Santo popped to second; Banks
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Bailey dropped a foul fly hit by Aspromonte for an
error; Aspromonte flied to center; Staub grounded out (first
unassisted); Maye grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 2.

CUBS 9TH: Bailey grounded out (second to first); Stewart doubled
to right; Clemens grounded out (second to first) [Stewart to
third]; KUENN BATTED FOR BROGLIO; Kuenn flied to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  10   0    6
 Cubs             2   9   1    7


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