Chicago Cubs 9, Houston Astros 8 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 113
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Thursday, August 11, 1966 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  4  1    1  1  0    0  1  0    0  0  -   8 14  0
CHI N    0  0  3    3  0  0    1  1  0    0  1  -   9 15  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
R. Davis cf                   6   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Jackson ss                    5   1   0   0       0   1       3   5
Staub rf                      5   1   1   1       0   1       5   0
  Nicholson ph,rf             0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Harrison 1b                   6   1   2   1       0   3       9   1
Morgan 2b                     3   2   0   0       2   0       0   4
Maye lf                       5   2   5   1       0   0       2   0
Bateman c                     4   0   1   1       1   1       7   0
Aspromonte 3b                 5   1   2   4       0   0       1   0
Bruce p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Farrell p                   2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Heath ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Colbert pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       44   8  14   8       4   7      30  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Morgan-Harrison-Jackson, Morgan-Jackson-Harrison.

BATTING - 
2B: Harrison (9,off Roberts); Maye (9,off Koonce).
3B: Harrison (2,off Simmons).
HR: Aspromonte (5,2nd inning off Roberts 3 on 1 out); Staub (13,3rd inning
off Roberts 0 on 1 out); Maye (8,4th inning off Roberts 0 on 0 out).
SH: Jackson (22,off Koonce).
GDP: Aspromonte (15,off Simmons); R. Davis (1,off Simmons).
IBB: Bateman (9,by Koonce).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (36,2nd base off Simmons/Hundley).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips cf                   5   1   1   3       0   1       1   0
Beckert 2b                    5   0   2   0       0   0       4   2
Williams rf                   5   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Santo 3b                      5   1   1   0       0   0       4   3
Banks 1b                      5   1   1   0       0   1      10   1
Browne lf                     5   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Hundley c                     5   3   4   3       0   1       7   0
Kessinger ss                  5   1   3   1       0   0       1   5
Roberts p                     1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Keough ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Simmons p                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Koonce p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  L. Thomas ph                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       43   9  15   9       2   6      33  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Kessinger-Beckert-Banks, Kessinger-Beckert-Banks.
E: Hundley (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Santo (10,off Bruce); Hundley (17,off Farrell).
3B: Hundley (3,off Bruce).
HR: Phillips (14,3rd inning off Bruce 2 on 1 out); Williams (21,7th inning
off Farrell 0 on 1 out); Hundley (16,8th inning off Farrell 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Williams 2 (8,off Bruce,off Farrell).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Kessinger 2 (9,2nd base off Farrell/Bateman,3rd base off Farrell/Bateman);
Keough (1,2nd base off Farrell/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         3.1   7   6   6   0   5   1  16
Farrell                       6.2   5   2   2   2   1   2  26
Owens L(4-7)                  0     3   1   1   0   0   0   3
Totals                       10    15   9   9   2   6   3  45

Owens faced 3 batters in the 11th inning

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts                       4     5   6   6   1   4   3  18
Simmons                       3.2   6   2   2   1   2   0  16
Koonce W(2-4)                 3.1   3   0   0   2   1   0  15
Totals                       11    14   8   8   4   7   3  49

IBB: Koonce (7,Bateman).

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:49   


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: R. Davis grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson
lined to second; Staub struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Phillips was called out on strikes; Beckert singled to
center; Williams grounded into a double play (second to first to
shortstop) [Beckert out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Harrison doubled to center; Morgan walked; Maye
singled to right [Harrison to third, Morgan to second]; Bateman
popped to third; Aspromonte homered [Harrison scored, Morgan
scored, Maye scored]; Bruce struck out; R. Davis popped to
third; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Santo flied out to right; Banks struck out; Browne
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Jackson struck out; Staub homered; Harrison struck
out; Morgan flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Hundley struck out; Kessinger singled to center;
Roberts singled to right [Kessinger to third]; Phillips homered
[Kessinger scored, Roberts scored]; Beckert popped to shortstop;
Williams grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Maye homered; Bateman flied out to left; Aspromonte
lined to third; Bruce grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 3.

CUBS 4TH: Santo doubled to left; Banks singled to right [Santo
to third]; Browne struck out; Hundley tripled to left [Santo
scored, Banks scored]; FARRELL REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING);
Kessinger singled to center [Hundley scored]; KEOUGH BATTED FOR
ROBERTS; Kessinger stole second; Keough walked; Kessinger stole
third and Keough stole second; Phillips flied out to center;
Beckert grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 6, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 5TH: SIMMONS REPLACED KEOUGH (PITCHING); R. Davis singled
to center; Jackson forced R. Davis (pitcher to shortstop);
Jackson stole second [Jackson to third (error by Hundley)];
Staub grounded out (third to first); Harrison tripled to right
[Jackson scored]; Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 6.

CUBS 5TH: Williams was called out on strikes; Santo popped to
first; Banks flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
7, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Maye singled to left; Bateman struck out; Aspromonte
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Maye
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 6.

CUBS 6TH: Browne grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first);
Hundley doubled to center; Kessinger flied out to center;
Simmons walked; Phillips lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 7, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Farrell singled to right; R. Davis grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Farrell out at
second]; Jackson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 6.

CUBS 7TH: Beckert flied out to right; Williams homered; Santo
popped to catcher in foul territory; Banks flied out to right; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Staub flied out to right; Harrison struck out;
Morgan walked; Maye singled to left [Morgan to third]; Bateman
singled to left [Morgan scored, Maye to second]; KOONCE REPLACED
SIMMONS (PITCHING); Aspromonte singled to shortstop [Maye to
third, Bateman to second]; Farrell grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 7.

CUBS 8TH: Browne flied out to right; Hundley homered; Kessinger
grounded out (shortstop to first); Koonce grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 8.

ASTROS 9TH: R. Davis flied out to left; Jackson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Staub flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 8.

CUBS 9TH: Phillips grounded out (shortstop to first); Beckert
singled to left; Williams grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Beckert out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 8.

ASTROS 10TH: Harrison lined to third; Morgan grounded out (first
to pitcher); Maye doubled to center; Bateman was walked
intentionally; Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 8.

CUBS 10TH: Santo popped to third; Banks flied out to left;
Browne lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 8.

ASTROS 11TH: HEATH BATTED FOR FARRELL; Heath singled to left;
COLBERT RAN FOR HEATH; R. Davis forced Colbert (shortstop to
second); Jackson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [R.
Davis to second]; NICHOLSON BATTED FOR STAUB; Nicholson walked;
Harrison struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 8.

CUBS 11TH: NICHOLSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); OWENS REPLACED
COLBERT (PITCHING); Hundley singled to shortstop; Kessinger
singled to center [Hundley to second]; L. THOMAS BATTED FOR
KOONCE; L. Thomas singled to left [Hundley scored, Kessinger to
second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  14   0    8
 Cubs             9  15   1    6


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