Houston Astros 8, Chicago Cubs 4
Regular Season Game 57
Played on Sunday, June 12, 1966 (D) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  3  0  -   4  9  1
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  6    0  0  x  -   8 13  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips cf                   1   0   0   0       2   0       2   0
  Warwick cf                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Beckert 2b                    4   1   2   1       0   0       2   2
Williams rf                   4   0   3   1       0   1       1   0
Santo 3b                      4   1   1   2       0   1       1   1
Banks 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       9   0
Browne lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Hundley c                     3   0   0   0       1   2       8   0
Kessinger ss                  4   1   1   0       0   0       0   3
Ellsworth p                   2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Connors p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoeft p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  L. Thomas ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jenkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   4   9   4       3   8      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Ellsworth (3).
PB: Hundley (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Williams (7,off Giusti).
HR: Santo (13,8th inning off Giusti 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Phillips (17,2nd base off Giusti/Bateman).
CS: Williams (1,2nd base by Giusti/Bateman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   1       0   1       3   2
Jackson ss                    3   0   1   0       2   1       2   1
Wynn cf                       4   1   2   1       1   0       3   0
Nicholson rf                  4   1   1   2       0   1       1   1
Mantilla 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
  Gentile ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lillis 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Aspromonte 3b,1b              4   1   1   0       0   1       3   3
Bateman c                     4   2   2   2       0   1       8   3
Staub lf                      4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Giusti p                      3   1   3   0       0   0       2   3
Totals                       35   8  13   8       3   8      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bateman-Morgan.

BATTING - 
2B: Bateman (9,off Ellsworth); Giusti (2,off Jenkins).
3B: Morgan (5,off Connors).
HR: Bateman (9,4th inning off Ellsworth 1 on 1 out); Staub (7,6th inning off
Ellsworth 1 on 1 out); Nicholson (5,6th inning off Connors 1 on 2 out).
SH: Giusti (3,off Ellsworth).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (19,2nd base off Ellsworth/Hundley).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth L(2-9)              5.1  10   5   5   2   6   2  27
Connors                       0.1   2   3   3   1   0   1   4
Hoeft                         1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Jenkins                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    13   8   8   3   8   3  39


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti W(8-3)                 9     9   4   4   3   8   1  36


Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Shag Crawford
Ejections: Jim Gentile by Ed Vargo [Called third strike]
Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 21314


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Phillips            cf        Morgan              2b
2. Beckert             2b        Jackson             ss
3. Williams            rf        Wynn                cf
4. Santo               3b        Nicholson           rf
5. Banks               1b        Mantilla            1b
6. Browne              lf        Aspromonte          3b
7. Hundley             c         Bateman             c
8. Kessinger           ss        Staub               lf
9. Ellsworth           p         Giusti              p

CUBS 1ST: Phillips walked; Phillips stole second; Beckert
grounded out (pitcher unassisted) [Phillips to third]; Williams
struck out; Santo grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Jackson was
called out on strikes; Wynn singled to right; Nicholson struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Banks struck out; Browne flied out to center; Hundley
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mantilla grounded out (shortstop to first);
Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher to first); Bateman struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: On a bunt Kessinger grounded out (pitcher to first);
Ellsworth struck out; Phillips grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Staub singled to first; Giusti out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Staub to second]; Morgan flied out to
center [Staub to third]; Jackson walked; Jackson stole second;
Wynn walked; Nicholson grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Beckert grounded out (pitcher to first); Williams
singled to center; Santo forced Williams (third to second);
Banks grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Mantilla struck out; Aspromonte singled to right;
Bateman homered [Aspromonte scored]; Staub grounded out (second
to first); Giusti singled to center; Morgan struck out; 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Browne was called out on strikes; Hundley walked;
Kessinger forced Hundley (second to shortstop); Ellsworth
singled to center [Kessinger to second]; Phillips walked
[Kessinger to third, Ellsworth to second]; Beckert singled to
shortstop [Kessinger scored, Ellsworth to third, Phillips to
second]; Ellsworth was out trying to advance to home (catcher to
pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Jackson singled to center; Jackson was picked off
first but was safe on an error by Ellsworth [Jackson to third];
Wynn was credited with a single when a runner was hit by the
batted ball [Jackson out at home (third unassisted)]; Hundley
allowed a passed ball [Wynn to second]; Nicholson flied out to
center; Mantilla struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Williams singled to center; Santo was called out on
strikes while Williams was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); Banks flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Aspromonte flied out to left; Bateman doubled to
center; Staub hit an inside the park homer to center [Bateman
scored]; WARWICK REPLACED PHILLIPS (PLAYING CF); Giusti singled
to left; CONNORS REPLACED ELLSWORTH (PITCHING); Morgan tripled
[Giusti scored]; Jackson walked; Wynn forced Jackson (shortstop
to second) [Morgan scored]; Nicholson homered [Wynn scored];
HOEFT REPLACED CONNORS (PITCHING); GENTILE BATTED FOR MANTILLA;
Gentile was called out on strikes; Jim Gentile ejected by HP
umpire Ed Vargo; 6 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 8.

CUBS 7TH: ASPROMONTE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); LILLIS
REPLACED GENTILE (PLAYING 3B); Browne grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hundley popped to second; Kessinger grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Aspromonte was called out on strikes; Bateman popped
to first; Staub grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 8.

CUBS 8TH: L. THOMAS BATTED FOR HOEFT; L. Thomas grounded out
(first unassisted); Warwick singled; Beckert singled [Warwick to
second]; Williams doubled to right [Warwick scored, Beckert to
third, Williams out at second (right to catcher to shortstop)];
Santo homered [Beckert scored]; Banks flied out to center; 3 R,
4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 8.

ASTROS 8TH: JENKINS REPLACED L. THOMAS (PITCHING); Giusti
doubled; Morgan flied out to right; Jackson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 8.

CUBS 9TH: Browne lined to center; Hundley struck out; Kessinger
singled; STEWART BATTED FOR JENKINS; Stewart struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             4   9   1    5
 Astros           8  13   0    7


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