Chicago Cubs 9, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 101
Played on Wednesday, July 29, 1970 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  0
CHI N    6  0  0    0  2  0    1  0  x  -   9  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       5   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Martinez ss                   3   0   1   0       1   0       5   2
Wynn lf                       2   0   0   0       2   1       1   0
Watson 1b,c                   4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Menke 2b,1b                   4   0   2   0       0   0       2   1
Rader 3b                      4   2   1   1       0   1       2   1
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Bryant c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dierker p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Torres ph,2b                2   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Totals                       34   2   8   2       3   5      24   8

FIELDING - 
PB: Bryant 2 (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (6,off Holtzman).
HR: Rader (17,4th inning off Holtzman 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Watson (5,off Holtzman).
Team LOB: 8.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  3   1   2   0       2   0       1   3
Beckert 2b                    4   0   0   0       1   0       4   4
Williams lf                   3   1   1   2       1   0       0   0
  Spangler lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Santo 3b                      3   1   1   0       2   1       1   3
Hickman rf                    5   0   0   0       0   3       4   1
  James rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smith 1b                      5   2   2   1       0   1       7   0
Callison cf                   4   1   1   2       0   1       2   0
Hundley c                     2   3   2   2       2   0       6   0
Holtzman p                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   9   9   7       8   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Santo-Beckert-Smith.
E: Kessinger (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Hundley (1,off Dierker).
3B: Smith (1,off Dierker).
HR: Williams (30,1st inning off Dierker 1 on 1 out); Callison (9,1st inning
off Dierker 1 on 2 out); Hundley (3,1st inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out).
SH: Holtzman (5,off Culver).
HBP: Callison (3,by Dierker); Williams (1,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Santo 2 (2,2nd base off Dierker/Bryant,2nd base off Bouton/Bryant); Williams
2 (6,2nd base off Dierker/Bryant 2); Callison (6,2nd base off Dierker/Bryant);
Kessinger (6,2nd base off Bouton/Bryant).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(9-9)                4.1   9   8   7   2   3   3  26
Bouton                        1.2   0   0   0   3   2   0   8
Culver                        2     0   1   1   3   1   0   9
Totals                        8     9   9   8   8   6   3  43

WP: Culver 2 (5).
HBP: Dierker 2 (3,Callison,Williams).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holtzman W(11-9)              9     8   2   1   3   5   1  37


Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Andy Olsen, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:51   Attendance: 22881


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Alou                rf        Kessinger           ss
2. Martinez            ss        Beckert             2b
3. Wynn                lf        Williams            lf
4. Watson              1b        Santo               3b
5. Menke               2b        Hickman             rf
6. Rader               3b        Smith               1b
7. Cedeno              cf        Callison            cf
8. Bryant              c         Hundley             c
9. Dierker             p         Holtzman            p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (second to first); Martinez
walked; Wynn walked [Martinez to second]; Watson flied out to
right; Menke forced Wynn (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Kessinger singled to shortstop; Beckert grounded out
(third to first) [Kessinger to second]; Williams homered
[Kessinger scored]; Santo singled to left; Santo stole second;
Hickman struck out; Smith tripled to center [Santo scored];
Callison homered [Smith scored]; Hundley homered; Holtzman
popped to third; 6 R, 6 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader reached on an error by Kessinger [Rader to
first]; Cedeno doubled to right [Rader scored (unearned), Cedeno
out at third (right to shortstop to third)]; Bryant singled to
left; Dierker was called out on strikes; Alou flied out to
right; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 6.

CUBS 2ND: Kessinger singled to right; Beckert popped to
shortstop; Williams forced Kessinger (shortstop unassisted);
Williams stole second; Santo walked; Hickman struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 3RD: Martinez singled to center; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Watson flied out to right; Menke flied out to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 6.

CUBS 3RD: Smith was called out on strikes; Callison was hit by a
pitch; Callison stole second; Hundley walked; Bryant allowed a
passed ball [Callison to third, Hundley to second]; Holtzman
flied out to right; Kessinger popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader homered; Cedeno flied out to center; Bryant
grounded out (third to first); Dierker struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 6.

CUBS 4TH: Beckert grounded out (shortstop to first); Williams
was hit by a pitch; Williams stole second; Santo popped to
shortstop; Hickman flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou singled to second; Martinez flied out to
center; Wynn popped to second; Watson popped to shortstop; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 6.

CUBS 5TH: Smith singled to shortstop; Callison popped to third
in foul territory; Hundley doubled to left [Smith scored];
BOUTON REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Holtzman grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Hundley to third]; Bryant allowed a passed
ball [Hundley scored (unearned)]; Kessinger walked; Kessinger
stole second; Beckert walked; Williams grounded out (second to
first); 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Menke singled to center; Rader struck out; Cedeno
was called out on strikes; Bryant forced Menke (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 8.

CUBS 6TH: Santo walked; Santo stole second; Hickman struck out;
Smith grounded out (pitcher to first) [Santo to third]; Callison
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 8.

ASTROS 7TH: TORRES BATTED FOR BOUTON; Torres grounded out
(second to first); Alou grounded out (second to first); Martinez
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cubs 8.

CUBS 7TH: TORRES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); WATSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING C );
CULVER REPLACED BRYANT (PITCHING); Hundley walked; Holtzman out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Hundley to second];
Culver threw a wild pitch [Hundley to third]; Kessinger walked;
Culver threw a wild pitch [Hundley scored, Kessinger to second];
Beckert popped to second; Williams walked; Santo was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 9.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn walked; Watson grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Wynn out at second]; Menke singled
to center; Rader popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 9.

CUBS 8TH: Hickman popped to shortstop in foul territory; Smith
grounded out (second to first); Callison grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 9.

ASTROS 9TH: JAMES REPLACED HICKMAN (PLAYING RF); SPANGLER
REPLACED WILLIAMS (PLAYING LF); Cedeno flied out to left; MILLER
BATTED FOR CULVER; Miller grounded out (first unassisted);
Torres singled to right; Alou lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   8   0    8
 Cubs             9   9   1   10


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