Chicago Cubs 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 52
Played on Tuesday, June 3, 1969 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   2  7  2
CHI N    0  0  0    2  0  2    0  0  x  -   4  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Blefary 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       5   1
Morgan 2b                     3   1   2   1       1   1       0   2
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Miller rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Alou lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       1   1      11   0
  Geronimo pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lemaster p                    2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Geiger ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   7   1       2   7      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Menke-Blefary.
E: Morgan (7), Alou (5).

BATTING - 
HR: Morgan (7,6th inning off Hands 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Wynn (2,off Hands); Alou (4,off Hands).
Team LOB: 7.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Beckert 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   6
Williams lf                   4   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Santo 3b                      3   2   1   0       1   1       2   3
Banks 1b                      3   1   1   0       1   0      11   1
Hundley c                     4   0   2   1       0   2       8   0
Hickman rf                    4   0   1   2       0   1       0   0
Young cf                      4   0   1   1       0   3       0   0
Hands p                       3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       33   4   8   4       2   8      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Santo-Beckert-Banks, Beckert-Kessinger-Banks.
E: Beckert (8), Santo (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Santo (6,off Lemaster); Young (7,off Lemaster).
GDP: Williams (7,off Lemaster).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster L(3-7)               7     7   4   3   2   7   0  31
Billingham                    1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8     8   4   3   2   8   0  35


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hands W(5-5)                  9     7   2   2   2   7   1  36


Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Frank Dezelan
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 8320


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Blefary             1b        Kessinger           ss
2. Morgan              2b        Beckert             2b
3. Wynn                cf        Williams            lf
4. Miller              rf        Santo               3b
5. Menke               ss        Banks               1b
6. Rader               3b        Hundley             c
7. Alou                lf        Hickman             rf
8. Edwards             c         Young               cf
9. Lemaster            p         Hands               p

ASTROS 1ST: Blefary singled to center; Morgan singled to center
[Blefary to third]; Wynn grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Blefary scored, Morgan out at second]; Miller
singled to center; Menke forced Miller (third to second); 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Kessinger singled to left; Beckert singled to left
[Kessinger to second]; Williams grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Kessinger to third, Beckert out
at second]; Santo lined to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader reached on an error by Beckert [Rader to
first]; Alou grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Rader out at second]; Edwards grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Banks popped to catcher in foul territory; Hundley
struck out; Hickman flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lemaster singled to center; Blefary grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Lemaster to second]; Morgan was called out
on strikes; Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Young was called out on strikes; Hands struck out;
Kessinger flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke was
called out on strikes; Rader grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Beckert reached on an error by Morgan [Beckert to
first]; Williams forced Beckert (first to shortstop); Santo
walked [Williams to second]; Banks walked [Williams to third,
Santo to second]; Hundley was called out on strikes; Hickman
singled to left [Williams scored, Santo scored (unearned), Banks
to second]; Young struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou flied out to left; Edwards grounded out (second
to first); Lemaster lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 5TH: Hands grounded out (pitcher to first); Kessinger flied
out to center; Beckert popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Blefary grounded out (first to pitcher); Morgan
homered; Wynn popped to catcher in foul territory; Miller
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 6TH: Williams flied out to center; Santo doubled to right;
Banks singled to left [Santo to third]; Hundley singled to right
[Santo scored, Banks to third]; Hickman was called out on
strikes; Young doubled to left [Banks scored, Hundley to third];
Hands grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke popped to third; Rader was called out on
strikes; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

CUBS 7TH: Kessinger grounded out (shortstop to first); Beckert
reached on an error by Alou [Beckert to second]; Williams
grounded out (second to first) [Beckert to third]; Santo was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Edwards was called out on strikes; GEIGER BATTED FOR
LEMASTER; Geiger was called out on strikes; Blefary singled to
center; Morgan walked [Blefary to second]; Wynn reached on an
error by Santo [Blefary to third, Morgan to second, Wynn to
first]; Miller was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 4.

CUBS 8TH: BILLINGHAM REPLACED GEIGER (PITCHING); Banks popped to
catcher in foul territory; Hundley singled to center; Hickman
flied out to center; Young was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke grounded out (second to first); Rader was
called out on strikes; Alou singled to second; Edwards walked
[Alou to second]; GERONIMO RAN FOR EDWARDS; GOTAY BATTED FOR
BILLINGHAM; Gotay popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   2    7
 Cubs             4   8   2    7


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