Houston Astros 5, Chicago Cubs 4
Regular Season Game 130
Played on Saturday, August 27, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  3  0  -   4 11  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  2    1  0  1  -   5 11  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  5   0   2   0       0   0       2   5
Beckert 2b                    4   2   2   0       0   0       1   2
Williams rf                   4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Santo 3b                      3   0   0   1       0   0       0   1
Banks 1b                      4   1   2   2       0   0      10   2
Boccabella lf                 4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Hundley c                     4   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Browne cf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Ellsworth p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  L. Thomas ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Church p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Altman ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Simmons p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       36   4  11   4       0   6      26  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Beckert-Kessinger-Banks.

BATTING - 
2B: Williams (22,off Bruce).
HR: Banks (11,8th inning off Raymond 1 on 1 out).
SF: Santo (8,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Williams (3,2nd base by Bruce/Bateman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   1       0   1       1   6
Jackson ss                    2   0   0   0       2   1       2   5
Aspromonte 3b                 5   0   1   0       0   2       2   3
Harrison 1b                   4   2   4   2       1   0      14   0
Staub rf                      4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Bateman c                     4   0   1   1       0   2       6   1
Nicholson lf                  4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
R. Davis cf                   3   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Bruce p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mantilla ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5  11   5       4   8      27  16

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (23,off Ellsworth).
HR: Harrison (7,2nd inning off Ellsworth 0 on 0 out).
SH: Bruce 2 (5,off Ellsworth,off Church); Jackson (24,off Simmons).
GDP: Aspromonte (18,off Ellsworth).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellsworth                     6     7   3   3   1   7   1  25
Church                        2     1   1   1   3   1   0  10
Simmons L(5-4)                0.2   3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8.2  11   5   5   4   8   1  40


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         7    10   3   3   0   3   0  30
Raymond W(7-5)                2     1   1   1   0   3   1   7
Totals                        9    11   4   4   0   6   1  37

Bruce faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Bill Williams, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 26004


Starting Lineups:

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

CUBS 1ST: Kessinger singled to pitcher; Beckert forced Kessinger
(second to shortstop); Williams forced Beckert (second to
shortstop); Williams was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Jackson
struck out; Aspromonte was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Santo grounded out (second to first); Banks singled to
left; Boccabella singled to center [Banks to second]; Hundley
struck out; Browne was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Harrison homered; Staub grounded out (pitcher to
first); Bateman struck out; Nicholson flied out to right; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Ellsworth grounded out (third to first); Kessinger
singled to second; Beckert grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Kessinger to second]; Williams popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: R. Davis grounded out (shortstop to first); Bruce
popped to catcher in foul territory; Morgan grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 4TH: Santo grounded out (pitcher to first); Banks grounded
out (shortstop to first); Boccabella grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Jackson walked; Aspromonte grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Jackson out at second];
Harrison singled to left; Staub singled to center [Harrison to
third]; Bateman struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 1.

CUBS 5TH: Hundley grounded out (third to first); Browne grounded
out (shortstop to first); Ellsworth grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Nicholson singled to left; R. Davis flied out to
center; Bruce out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Nicholson to second]; Morgan was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 6TH: Kessinger popped to first; Beckert singled to center;
Williams singled to right [Beckert to third]; Santo hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Beckert scored]; Banks popped to third in
foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first);
Aspromonte struck out; Harrison singled to left; Staub doubled
to left [Harrison scored]; Bateman singled to center [Staub
scored]; Nicholson struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 3.

CUBS 7TH: Boccabella grounded out (third to first); Hundley
struck out; Browne singled to left; L. THOMAS BATTED FOR
ELLSWORTH; L. Thomas singled to right [Browne to third];
Kessinger grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: CHURCH REPLACED L. THOMAS (PITCHING); R. Davis
walked; Debut game for Len Church; Bruce out on a
sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [R. Davis to second]; Morgan
singled to right [R. Davis scored, Morgan to second (on throw to
home)]; Jackson walked; Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Morgan to third, Jackson to second]; Harrison walked;
Staub grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Astros 4.

CUBS 8TH: Beckert singled to center; Williams doubled to right
[Beckert scored]; RAYMOND REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Santo
grounded out (shortstop to first); Banks homered [Williams
scored]; Boccabella struck out; Hundley flied out to right; 3 R,
3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Bateman grounded out (third to first); Nicholson
struck out; R. Davis flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 4, Astros 4.

CUBS 9TH: Browne was called out on strikes; ALTMAN BATTED FOR
CHURCH; Altman struck out; Kessinger grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: SIMMONS REPLACED ALTMAN (PITCHING); MANTILLA BATTED
FOR RAYMOND; Mantilla singled to left; Morgan forced Mantilla
(pitcher to shortstop); Jackson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to first) [Morgan to second]; Aspromonte singled to third
[Morgan to third]; Harrison singled to left [Morgan scored,
Aspromonte to second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             4  11   0    6
 Astros           5  11   0    9


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