Chicago Cubs 6, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 19
Played on Sunday, April 26, 1970 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   3 10  1
CHI N    0  0  0    1  0  5    0  0  x  -   6  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Miller lf,rf                  4   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Pepitone rf,cf                4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Menke ss                      4   0   2   0       0   0       2   4
Mayberry 1b                   4   1   1   0       0   1      10   1
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Edwards c                     4   1   2   3       0   1       6   0
Dierker p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Lampard ph,lf               1   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       36   3  10   3       2   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Menke-Mayberry.
E: Menke (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (2,off Jenkins); Lampard (2,off Jenkins).
3B: Menke (1,off Jenkins).
HR: Edwards (1,7th inning off Jenkins 2 on 0 out).
GDP: Morgan (2,off Jenkins).
Team LOB: 8.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  4   1   2   0       0   0       4   4
Beckert 2b                    4   1   1   0       0   0       3   3
Williams lf                   3   2   1   1       1   1       2   0
Santo 3b                      4   1   1   4       0   1       0   2
Callison rf                   3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Banks 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Hickman cf                    3   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Martin c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Jenkins p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       30   6   7   6       2   4      27  11

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

BATTING - 
2B: Kessinger (3,off Dierker).
HR: Williams (6,4th inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out); Santo (1,6th inning off
Dierker 3 on 0 out); Hickman (2,6th inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Kessinger (2,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(3-2)                6     7   6   4   2   3   3  26
Ray                           2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        8     7   6   4   2   4   3  32


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jenkins W(2-2)                9    10   3   3   2   6   1  38


Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Tony Venzon, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:17   Attendance: 31529


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Morgan              2b        Kessinger           ss
2. Miller              lf        Beckert             2b
3. Wynn                cf        Williams            lf
4. Pepitone            rf        Santo               3b
5. Menke               ss        Callison            rf
6. Mayberry            1b        Banks               1b
7. Rader               3b        Hickman             cf
8. Edwards             c         Martin              c
9. Dierker             p         Jenkins             p

ASTROS 1ST: Fergie Jenkins: 133 pitches; Larry Dierker: 91
pitches; Morgan doubled to right; Miller struck out; Wynn
flied out to center; Pepitone struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Kessinger doubled to left; Beckert singled to left
[Kessinger out at home (left to catcher)]; Williams flied out to
left; Santo popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke grounded out (third to first); Mayberry was
called out on strikes; Rader singled to left; Edwards struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Callison struck out; Banks popped to shortstop;
Hickman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker was called out on strikes; Morgan flied out
to left; Miller grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Martin lined to second; Jenkins singled to left;
Kessinger grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Jenkins out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Pepitone
grounded out (first unassisted); Menke tripled to left; Mayberry
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Beckert grounded out (shortstop to first); Williams
homered; Santo struck out; Callison walked; Banks grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader popped to shortstop; Edwards singled to right;
On a bunt Dierker singled to catcher [Edwards to second]; Morgan
grounded out (second to first) [Edwards to third, Dierker to
second]; Miller popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: Hickman grounded out (shortstop to first); Martin
flied out to left; Jenkins grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn popped to shortstop; Pepitone struck out; Menke
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Kessinger singled to center; Beckert reached on an
error by Menke [Kessinger to second, Beckert to first]; Williams
walked [Kessinger to third, Beckert to second]; Santo homered
[Kessinger scored, Beckert scored (unearned), Williams scored];
Callison grounded out (second to first); Banks grounded out
(third to first); Hickman homered (unearned); Martin grounded
out (first to pitcher); 5 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Mayberry singled to right; Rader singled to left
[Mayberry to second]; Edwards homered [Mayberry scored, Rader
scored]; LAMPARD BATTED FOR DIERKER; Lampard walked; Morgan
grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Lampard out at second]; Miller walked; Wynn forced Miller
(shortstop to second); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 6.

CUBS 7TH: LAMPARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); MILLER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); RAY REPLACED WYNN (PITCHING); PEPITONE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Jenkins grounded out (shortstop
to first); Kessinger popped to third in foul territory; Beckert
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Pepitone flied out to left; Menke singled to right;
Mayberry popped to shortstop; Rader lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 6.

CUBS 8TH: Williams struck out; Santo popped to catcher in foul
territory; Callison flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Lampard
doubled to right; Morgan flied out to center [Lampard to third];
Miller grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  10   1    8
 Cubs             6   7   0    2


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