Chicago Cubs 5, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 109
Played on Tuesday, August 3, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  4  -   5  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  2
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  4   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
Beckert 2b                    4   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
Williams lf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Pepitone 1b                   4   1   1   1       0   1      10   0
Hickman rf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Davis rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Santo 3b                      3   2   1   1       1   0       1   2
James cf                      3   0   1   1       0   1       3   0
Martin c                      4   0   2   2       0   0       5   1
Hands p                       3   0   0   0       1   2       2   2
Totals                       32   5   7   5       2   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Beckert-Kessinger-Pepitone, Kessinger-Beckert-Pepitone.
E: Santo (12).

BATTING - 
HR: Santo (17,2nd inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out).
SH: Hickman (3,off Gladding).
HBP: James (1,by Gladding).
GDP: Hickman (9,off Dierker).
IBB: Santo (6,by Gladding).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Martin (1,3rd base by Ray/Hiatt).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Morgan 2b                     3   0   2   0       1   0       2   3
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Cedeno cf                     2   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Menke 1b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
Alou lf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Hiatt c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chiles ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph,rf                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   5   0       2   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Rader-Morgan-Menke, Hiatt-Rader, Culver-Rader.
E: Morgan (9), Rader (19).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan 2 (22,off Hands 2).
HBP: Cedeno (2,by Hands).
GDP: Rader (8,off Hands); Alou (10,off Hands).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hands W(10-12)                9     5   0   0   2   5   0  33

HBP: Hands (2,Cedeno).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(12-6)               6     3   1   1   0   4   1  21
Ray                           2     1   0   0   1   3   0   7
Gladding                      0.1   3   4   3   1   0   0   7
Culver                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     7   5   4   2   7   1  36

WP: Dierker (6).
HBP: Gladding (4,James).
IBB: Gladding (6,Santo).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 14622


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Kessinger           ss        Metzger             ss
2. Beckert             2b        Morgan              2b
3. Williams            lf        Wynn                rf
4. Pepitone            1b        Cedeno              cf
5. Hickman             rf        Rader               3b
6. Santo               3b        Menke               1b
7. James               cf        Alou                lf
8. Martin              c         Hiatt               c
9. Hands               p         Dierker             p

CUBS 1ST: Kessinger struck out; Beckert popped to first;
Williams reached on an error by Morgan [Williams to first];
Pepitone flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger lined to second; Morgan flied out to right;
Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Hickman struck out; Santo homered; James popped to
first in foul territory; Martin lined to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno walked; Rader grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Cedeno out at second]; Menke
singled to center; Alou reached on an error by Santo [Menke to
second, Alou to first]; Hiatt grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Hands struck out; Kessinger grounded out (second to
first); Beckert flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker grounded out (catcher to first); Metzger
flied out to center; Morgan walked; Morgan was picked off first
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Williams singled to second; Pepitone flied out to
right; Hickman grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Williams out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn struck out; Cedeno struck out; Rader flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Santo flied out to left; James singled to right;
Martin grounded out (first unassisted) [James to second];
Dierker threw a wild pitch [James to third]; Hands struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Alou grounded
out (second to first); Hiatt grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 6TH: Kessinger grounded out (second to first); Beckert
flied out to left; Williams popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: CHILES BATTED FOR DIERKER; Chiles grounded out
(first unassisted); Metzger struck out; Morgan doubled to right;
Wynn lined to pitcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 7TH: RAY REPLACED CHILES (PITCHING); Pepitone struck out;
Hickman flied out to left; Santo flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno was hit by a pitch; Rader lined to pitcher;
Menke singled to left [Cedeno to second]; Alou grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Menke out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 8TH: James struck out; Martin singled to center; Hands
walked [Martin to second]; Kessinger struck out while Martin was
caught stealing third (catcher to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Hiatt grounded out (third to first); MILLER BATTED
FOR RAY; Miller singled to center; Metzger popped to third in
foul territory; Morgan doubled to left [Miller to third]; Wynn
lined to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 9TH: MILLER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); GLADDING REPLACED
WYNN (PITCHING); Beckert singled to shortstop; Williams reached
on a fielder's choice [Beckert to third (error by Rader)];
Pepitone singled to left [Beckert scored (unearned), Williams to
second]; Hickman out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second)
[Williams to third, Pepitone to second]; Santo was walked
intentionally; James was hit by a pitch [Williams scored,
Pepitone to third, Santo to second]; Martin singled to center
[Pepitone scored, Santo scored, James to third]; CULVER REPLACED
GLADDING (PITCHING); Hands hit into a double play (pitcher to
third) [James out at home]; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: DAVIS REPLACED HICKMAN (PLAYING RF); Cedeno popped
to left; Rader was called out on strikes; Menke lined to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             5   7   1    4
 Astros           0   5   2    6


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