Houston Astros 3, Chicago Cubs 1
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Tuesday, May 5, 1970 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  4  1
HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   3  9  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Beckert 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Williams lf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Santo 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   1       1   2
Callison rf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Banks 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Day cf                        3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Martin c                      1   0   1   0       2   0       7   0
Jenkins p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       29   1   4   1       2   3      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Kessinger (5).

BATTING - 
HR: Santo (3,6th inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out).
SH: Jenkins 2 (3,off Dierker 2).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       3   2
Miller rf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   3   1       0   0       6   0
Pepitone 1b                   4   0   1   1       0   2       8   2
Menke ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Lampard lf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Dierker p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       34   3   9   3       0   7      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (6,off Jenkins); Pepitone (5,off Jenkins); Morgan (4,off Jenkins).
3B: Morgan (4,off Jenkins).
HR: Miller (2,3rd inning off Jenkins 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (7,2nd base off Jenkins/Martin).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jenkins L(2-4)                8     9   3   3   0   7   1  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(5-2)                9     4   1   1   2   3   1  33


Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 15758


Starting Lineups:

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

CUBS 1ST: Fergie Jenkins: 136 pitches; Larry Dierker: 104
pitches; Kessinger grounded out (catcher to first); Beckert
popped to first; Williams grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan lined to second; Miller lined to right; Wynn
doubled to left; Pepitone doubled to right [Wynn scored]; Menke
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 2ND: Santo struck out; Callison flied out to right; Banks
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Lampard grounded out (first to pitcher); Rader
struck out; Edwards flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Day singled to right; Martin walked [Day to second];
Jenkins out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Day to
third, Martin to second]; Kessinger struck out; Beckert grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker grounded out (first unassisted); Morgan
flied out to right; Miller homered; Wynn grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 4TH: Williams grounded out (shortstop to first); Santo
flied out to center; Callison singled to right; Banks struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Pepitone struck out; Menke reached on an error by
Kessinger [Menke to first]; Lampard struck out; Rader grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Day popped to first; Martin singled to right; Jenkins
out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Martin to second];
Kessinger flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards grounded out (first unassisted); Dierker
grounded out (pitcher to first); Morgan doubled to center;
Miller struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Beckert flied out to center; Williams grounded out
(first to pitcher); Santo homered; Callison lined to right; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn singled to left; Wynn stole second; Pepitone
flied out to center; Menke singled to third [Wynn to third];
Lampard struck out; Rader singled to pitcher [Wynn stayed at
third, Menke to second]; Edwards forced Menke (third
unassisted); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 2.

CUBS 7TH: Banks popped to catcher in foul territory; Day flied
out to center; Martin walked; Jenkins popped to shortstop; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
tripled to right; Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn
singled to center [Morgan scored]; Pepitone struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 3.

CUBS 8TH: Kessinger flied out to left; Beckert grounded out
(second to first); Williams flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Lampard
grounded out (second to first); Rader grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 3.

CUBS 9TH: Santo popped to second; Callison flied out to center;
Banks flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros
3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             1   4   1    5
 Astros           3   9   0    7


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