Houston Astros 8, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 122
Played on Friday, August 22, 1969 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  1    1  1  3  -   8 14  0
CHI N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou lf                       5   1   2   3       0   1       1   0
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       2   1
Wynn cf                       3   1   2   0       2   1       2   0
Miller rf                     3   2   1   0       2   1       3   0
Menke ss                      2   0   1   2       1   1       1   3
Blefary 1b                    5   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Rader 3b                      4   2   3   1       1   0       0   4
Edwards c                     3   1   2   0       2   0       7   0
Dierker p                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       34   8  14   6       8   6      27   9

BATTING - 
SH: Menke (7,off Selma); Dierker (6,off Regan).
SF: Menke (6,off Nottebart).
GDP: Dierker (2,off Selma); Blefary (7,off Nye).
IBB: Wynn (9,by Nye).
Team LOB: 10.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  4   0   0   0       0   2       4   3
Beckert 2b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   3
Williams lf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Santo 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       1   3
Banks 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   2       6   1
Hickman rf                    3   0   1   2       1   0       3   1
G. Oliver c                   4   0   0   0       0   2       8   2
Qualls cf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Selma p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nye p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  W. Smith ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Regan p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nottebart p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   4   2       3   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Santo-G. Oliver-Banks, Beckert-Kessinger-Banks.
E: Santo (22), Selma (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Beckert (19,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(16-9)               9     4   2   2   3   7   0  34


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Selma L(12-5)                 5     4   3   3   6   5   0  23
Nye                           2     4   1   1   1   0   0  10
Regan                         1     5   4   4   0   0   0   7
Nottebart                     1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9    14   8   8   8   6   0  45

Selma faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
Regan faced 3 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Selma (4).
IBB: Nye (3,Wynn).

Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 19897


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Alou                lf        Kessinger           ss
2. Morgan              2b        Beckert             2b
3. Wynn                cf        Williams            lf
4. Miller              rf        Santo               3b
5. Menke               ss        Banks               1b
6. Blefary             1b        Hickman             rf
7. Rader               3b        G. Oliver           c
8. Edwards             c         Qualls              cf
9. Dierker             p         Selma               p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou struck out; Morgan grounded out (third to
first); Wynn walked; Miller walked [Wynn to second]; Menke was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Kessinger grounded out (second to first); Beckert
singled to center; Williams flied to center; Santo walked
[Beckert to second]; Banks walked [Beckert to third, Santo to
second]; Hickman singled to left [Beckert scored, Santo scored,
Banks to second]; G. Oliver struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Blefary singled to right; Rader walked [Blefary to
second]; Edwards walked [Blefary to third, Rader to second];
Dierker grounded into a double play (third to catcher to first)
[Rader to third, Edwards to second, Blefary out at home]; Alou
singled to right [Rader scored, Edwards scored, Alou out at
second (right to first to shortstop)]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 2ND: Qualls popped to second; Selma grounded out (third to
first); Kessinger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cubs 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan flied to right; Wynn struck out; Miller
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 3RD: Beckert flied to center; Williams grounded out (first
unassisted); Santo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke walked; Blefary popped to shortstop; Rader
flied to right; Edwards flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 4TH: Banks struck out; Hickman walked; G. Oliver popped to
second; Qualls singled to right [Hickman to second]; Selma
forced Qualls (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Dierker singled to left; Alou flied to center; Selma
threw a wild pitch [Dierker to second]; Morgan struck out; Wynn
singled to left [Dierker out at home (left to catcher)]; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 5TH: Kessinger was called out on strikes; Beckert doubled
to left; Williams flied to right; Santo flied to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Miller walked; Menke reached on an error by Selma on
a sacrifice bunt [Miller to third, Menke to first]; NYE REPLACED
SELMA (PITCHING); Blefary grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Miller scored, Menke out at second]; Rader
singled to second; Edwards singled to right [Rader to third];
Dierker flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 2.

CUBS 6TH: Banks grounded out (shortstop to first); Hickman flied
to right; G. Oliver struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cubs 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou singled to center; Morgan grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Alou to second]; Wynn was walked
intentionally; Miller forced Wynn (second to shortstop) [Alou to
third]; Menke singled to left [Alou scored, Miller to second];
Blefary grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 2.

CUBS 7TH: Qualls grounded out (first unassisted); W. SMITH
BATTED FOR NYE; W. Smith struck out; Kessinger grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 8TH: REGAN REPLACED W. SMITH (PITCHING); Rader singled to
right; Edwards singled to left [Rader to second]; Dierker out on
a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Rader to third, Edwards to
second]; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first) [Rader scored,
Edwards to third]; Edwards was picked off third (catcher to
third); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

CUBS 8TH: Beckert grounded out (third to first); Williams
grounded out (third to first); Santo flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Morgan singled to center; Wynn singled to third
[Morgan scored (error by Santo) (no RBI), Wynn to second];
Miller singled to left [Wynn to third]; NOTTEBART REPLACED REGAN
(PITCHING); Menke hit a sacrifice fly to left [Wynn scored,
Miller to second]; Blefary flied to right [Miller to third];
Rader singled to left [Miller scored]; Edwards walked [Rader to
second]; Dierker was called out on strikes; 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 2.

CUBS 9TH: Banks struck out; Hickman grounded out (shortstop to
first); G. Oliver grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  14   0   10
 Cubs             2   4   2    5


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