Houston Astros 8, Chicago Cubs 5
Regular Season Game 112
Played on Tuesday, August 9, 1966 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  2  1    0  0  5  -   8 13  2
CHI N    0  0  1    1  0  3    0  0  0  -   5 12  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
R. Davis cf                   5   1   2   1       0   0       2   1
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       1   6
Harrison 1b                   5   1   1   1       0   0      14   0
Nicholson lf                  4   0   2   1       0   1       3   0
Aspromonte 3b                 5   0   0   1       0   2       0   1
Staub rf                      3   2   2   1       1   0       3   0
Bateman c                     4   2   2   3       0   0       4   0
Lillis ss                     4   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
Giusti p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Latman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Freese ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sembera p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       39   8  13   8       1   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Morgan (13), Bateman (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Giusti (4,off Ellsworth); Nicholson (7,off Ellsworth); Staub (20,off Ellsworth);
Lillis (6,off Koonce); R. Davis (2,off Koonce); Harrison (8,off Simmons).
HR: Staub (12,5th inning off Ellsworth 0 on 0 out); Bateman 2 (15,5th inning
off Ellsworth 0 on 0 out,9th inning off Ellsworth 1 on 0 out).
SF: Nicholson (2,off Jenkins).
GDP: Aspromonte (14,off Ellsworth).
Team LOB: 6.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips cf                   5   1   3   1       0   2       3   0
Beckert 2b                    5   0   2   0       0   0       3   4
Williams rf                   5   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Santo 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       0   4
Banks 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0      13   0
Browne lf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Hundley c                     4   2   3   3       0   0       5   0
Kessinger ss                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   7
Ellsworth p                   3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Koonce p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Simmons p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jenkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Altman ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   5  12   5       0   4      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kessinger-Beckert-Banks.
E: Santo (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Hundley (16,off Giusti).
3B: Browne (7,off Giusti).
HR: Phillips (13,3rd inning off Giusti 0 on 1 out); Hundley 2 (15,4th inning
off Giusti 0 on 2 out,6th inning off Giusti 1 on 1 out); Santo (26,6th
inning off Giusti 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Phillips (29,2nd base off Giusti/Bateman); Beckert (9,2nd base off Giusti/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti                        5.1  10   5   5   0   2   4  25
Latman                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Sembera W(1-2)                3     2   0   0   0   2   0  12
Totals                        9    12   5   5   0   4   4  39


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth                     8     9   5   4   1   3   3  34
Koonce L(1-4)                 0.1   2   2   2   0   1   0   3
Simmons                       0     2   1   1   0   0   0   2
Jenkins                       0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9    13   8   7   1   5   3  41

Ellsworth faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 8170


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: R. Davis singled to left; Morgan lined to left;
Harrison grounded out (third to first) [R. Davis to second];
Nicholson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte flied out to center; Staub flied out to
left; Bateman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Banks flied out to left; Browne struck out; Hundley
doubled to left; Kessinger lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lillis singled; Giusti forced Lillis (third to
second); R. Davis flied out to center; Morgan lined to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Ellsworth grounded out (second to first); Phillips
homered; Beckert singled to shortstop; Beckert stole second
[Beckert to third (error by Bateman)]; Williams flied out to
right; Santo grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Harrison grounded out (shortstop to first);
Nicholson struck out; Aspromonte was called out on strikes; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 4TH: Banks lined to right; Browne grounded out (pitcher to
first); Hundley homered; Kessinger singled to right; Ellsworth
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Staub homered; Bateman homered; Lillis grounded out
(second to first); Giusti doubled to center; R. Davis grounded
out (shortstop to first); Morgan was called out on strikes; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 5TH: Phillips singled to center [Phillips out at second
(center to second)]; Beckert lined to right; Williams grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Harrison reached on an error by Santo [Harrison to
first]; Nicholson doubled to left [Harrison to third];
Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first) [Harrison scored
(unearned)]; Staub walked; Bateman grounded out (second to
first) [Nicholson to third, Staub to second]; Lillis grounded
out (shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
3, Cubs 2.

CUBS 6TH: Santo homered; Banks grounded out (second to first);
Browne tripled to center; Hundley homered [Browne scored];
LATMAN REPLACED GIUSTI (PITCHING); Kessinger grounded out
(shortstop to first); Ellsworth grounded out (second to first);
3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 7TH: FREESE BATTED FOR LATMAN; Freese grounded out
(shortstop to first); R. Davis grounded out (third to first);
Morgan grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cubs 5.

CUBS 7TH: SEMBERA REPLACED FREESE (PITCHING); Phillips struck
out; Beckert grounded out (third to first); Williams singled to
center; Santo grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Harrison popped to second; Nicholson singled to
third; Aspromonte grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Nicholson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 5.

CUBS 8TH: Banks grounded out (shortstop to first); Browne flied
out to center; Hundley grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Staub doubled to center; Bateman homered [Staub
scored]; KOONCE REPLACED ELLSWORTH (PITCHING); Lillis doubled to
right; Sembera struck out; R. Davis doubled to left [Lillis
scored]; SIMMONS REPLACED KOONCE (PITCHING); Morgan singled to
second [R. Davis to third]; Harrison doubled to left [R. Davis
scored, Morgan to third]; JENKINS REPLACED SIMMONS (PITCHING);
Nicholson hit a sacrifice fly to right [Morgan scored];
Aspromonte struck out; 5 R, 6 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 5.

CUBS 9TH: Kessinger grounded out (pitcher to first); ALTMAN
BATTED FOR JENKINS; Altman reached on an error by Morgan [Altman
to first]; Phillips struck out; Beckert singled to center
[Altman to second]; Williams grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  13   2    6
 Cubs             5  12   1    7


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