Houston Astros 14, Chicago Cubs 12
Regular Season Game 131
Played on Saturday, August 23, 1975 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  5    2  1  1    0  5  0  -  14 21  2
CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    6  6  0  -  12 12  4
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Andrews ss                    6   2   3   0       0   1       1   6
Howard rf                     6   1   4   1       0   1       1   0
Cedeno cf                     6   2   4   1       0   0       7   0
Johnson c                     3   2   3   2       2   0       1   0
  Jutze pr,c                  1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
  Cabell 1b                   0   1   0   0       1   0       5   1
Cruz lf                       4   2   3   5       1   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      5   1   1   2       0   0       1   2
DaVanon 2b                    5   1   2   1       0   0       5   5
York p                        4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Granger p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       45  14  21  13       4   4      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Andrews-DaVanon-Watson, Andrews-DaVanon-Cabell.
E: Andrews (9), DaVanon (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Howard 2 (13,off Bonham,off Dettore); Andrews (3,off Bonham); Cruz (11,off
Wilcox); Johnson (13,off Dettore).
3B: Rader (2,off Bonham).
HR: Johnson (14,6th inning off Zamora 0 on 0 out); Cruz (5,8th inning off Dettore
2 on 0 out).
GDP: Cedeno (7,off Wilcox); Granger (1,off Dettore).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Andrews (6,2nd base off Bonham/Hosley); Cruz (5,2nd base off Bonham/Hosley);
Cedeno (42,2nd base off Dettore/Hosley).
CS: Cedeno (14,2nd base by Bonham/Hosley); Howard (10,2nd base by P. Reuschel/Hosley).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kessinger ss                  4   1   1   2       2   0       2   6
Hiser cf,1b                   4   2   1   0       1   0       7   0
Madlock 3b                    5   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
Cardenal lf,rf                4   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
Morales rf,cf                 5   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Thornton 1b                   4   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
  Dettore p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Monday ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  P. Reuschel p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Trillo 2b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
  Sperring pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mitterwald ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Hosley c                      3   2   1   0       2   0       4   3
Bonham p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Wilcox p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCock ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zamora p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Summers ph,lf               3   2   1   4       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39  12  12  10       6   0      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Kessinger-Trillo-Thornton, Kessinger-Harris-Hiser.
E: Madlock (18), P. Reuschel (1), Trillo (26), Hosley (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Hiser (3,off Granger); Kessinger (22,off Granger).
3B: Madlock (7,off Sosa).
HR: Summers (1,7th inning off York 3 on 0 out); Monday (17,8th inning off Sosa
0 on 2 out).
HBP: Trillo (3,by York).
GDP: Thornton (6,off York); Kessinger (4,off Cosgrove).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cardenal (25,2nd base off Granger/Johnson).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
York W(1-2)                   6     5   4   4   4   0   1  27
Granger                       1     5   5   2   0   0   0  10
Sosa                          1     2   3   3   2   0   1   7
Cosgrove SV(5)                1     0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9    12  12   9   6   0   2  46

York faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
Granger faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
Sosa faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
HBP: York (4,Trillo).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bonham L(11-11)               3     8   6   6   3   1   0  19
Wilcox                        2     6   2   2   0   2   0  11
Zamora                        2     1   1   1   0   0   1   7
Dettore                       1     4   5   5   1   0   1   8
P. Reuschel                   1     2   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    21  14  14   4   4   2  49

Bonham faced 1 batter in the 4th inning
WP: Dettore (4).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Dick Stello; 
John Kibler moved to 2B in the 1st inning
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 17391


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Andrews             ss        Kessinger           ss
2. Howard              rf        Hiser               cf
3. Cedeno              cf        Madlock             3b
4. Johnson             c         Cardenal            lf
5. Watson              1b        Morales             rf
6. Cruz                lf        Thornton            1b
7. Rader               3b        Trillo              2b
8. DaVanon             2b        Hosley              c
9. York                p         Bonham              p

ASTROS 1ST: On a bunt Andrews made an out to pitcher; Howard
doubled to left; Cedeno singled to left [Howard to third];
Cedeno was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Johnson walked; Watson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Kessinger walked; Hiser popped to second in foul
territory; Madlock forced Kessinger (shortstop to second); 2B
umpire John Kibler was struck by Jerry DaVanon's relay throw to
1B; he was taken to the hospital and received five stitches on
his right forehead; he returned later in the game; Cardenal
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz walked; Rader reached on an error by Trillo
[Cruz to second, Rader to first]; Cruz was picked off second
(catcher to shortstop); DaVanon lined to center; York forced
Rader (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: On a bunt Morales singled to pitcher; Thornton
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Morales out at second]; Trillo flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Andrews singled to second; Andrews stole second;
Howard struck out; Cedeno popped to third; Johnson walked;
Watson singled to right [Andrews scored, Johnson to second];
Cruz singled to right [Johnson scored, Watson to third]; Cruz
stole second; Rader tripled to left [Watson scored, Cruz
scored]; DaVanon singled to center [Rader scored]; York forced
DaVanon (shortstop to second); 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Hosley flied out to center; Bonham flied out to
center; Kessinger grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Andrews doubled to right; WILCOX REPLACED BONHAM
(PITCHING); Howard grounded out (first unassisted) [Andrews to
third]; Cedeno singled to center [Andrews scored]; Johnson
singled to right [Cedeno to third]; Watson struck out; Cruz
doubled to left [Cedeno scored, Johnson to third]; Rader flied
out to right; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Hiser flied out to center; Madlock flied out to right;
Cardenal walked; Morales singled to center [Cardenal to second];
Thornton flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7,
Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: DaVanon singled to left; York struck out; Andrews
singled to right [DaVanon to second]; Howard singled to right
[DaVanon scored, Andrews to third]; Cedeno grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Howard out at
second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: Trillo grounded out (third to first); Hosley popped to
catcher in foul territory; LACOCK BATTED FOR WILCOX; LaCock
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 6TH: ZAMORA REPLACED LACOCK (PITCHING); Johnson homered;
Watson flied out to center; Cruz flied out to right; Rader flied
out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 0.

CUBS 6TH: Kessinger walked; Hiser popped to third; Madlock
singled to second [Kessinger to second]; Cardenal flied out to
left; Morales forced Madlock (shortstop to second); umpire
John Kibler returned from the hospital and went back to 2B;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 7TH: DaVanon flied out to right; York flied out to
center; Andrews flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 9, Cubs 0.

CUBS 7TH: CABELL REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING 1B); Thornton singled
to left; Trillo was hit by a pitch [Thornton to second];
SPERRING RAN FOR TRILLO; Hosley walked [Thornton to third,
Sperring to second]; SUMMERS BATTED FOR ZAMORA; Summers homered
[Thornton scored, Sperring scored, Hosley scored]; GRANGER
REPLACED YORK (PITCHING); Kessinger flied out to center; Hiser
doubled to right; Madlock grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cardenal singled to left [Hiser to third]; Cardenal stole
second; Morales reached on an error by Andrews [Hiser scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Cardenal scored (unearned) (no RBI),
Morales to first]; Thornton singled to left [Morales to second];
MITTERWALD BATTED FOR SPERRING; Mitterwald grounded out (first
to pitcher); 6 R (4 ER), 5 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 8TH: HARRIS REPLACED MITTERWALD (PLAYING 2B); SUMMERS
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); CARDENAL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
RF); MORALES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); DETTORE REPLACED
THORNTON (PITCHING); HISER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B);
Howard doubled to right; Cedeno singled to left [Howard to
third]; Cedeno stole second [Howard scored (error by Hosley)];
Johnson doubled to center [Cedeno scored]; JUTZE RAN FOR
JOHNSON; Dettore threw a wild pitch [Jutze to third]; Cabell
walked; Cruz homered [Jutze scored, Cabell scored]; Rader
grounded out (shortstop to first); DaVanon reached on an error
by Madlock [DaVanon to first]; Granger grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [DaVanon out at second]; 5
R, 4 H, 2 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 14, Cubs 6.

CUBS 8TH: JUTZE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Hosley singled to
third; Summers reached on an error by DaVanon [Hosley to third,
Summers to first]; Kessinger doubled to center [Hosley scored,
Summers scored (unearned)]; SOSA REPLACED GRANGER (PITCHING);
Hiser walked; Madlock tripled to right [Kessinger scored, Hiser
scored]; Cardenal grounded out (shortstop to first) [Madlock
scored]; Morales grounded out (third to first); MONDAY BATTED
FOR DETTORE; Monday homered; Harris grounded out (second to
first); 6 R (5 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 14, Cubs 12.

ASTROS 9TH: P. REUSCHEL REPLACED MONDAY (PITCHING); Andrews
struck out; Howard singled to center; Howard was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Cedeno singled to left; Cedeno was
picked off first but was safe on an error by P. Reuschel [Cedeno
to third]; Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 14, Cubs 12.

CUBS 9TH: Hosley walked; COSGROVE REPLACED SOSA (PITCHING);
Summers forced Hosley (second to shortstop); Kessinger grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Summers out
at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 14, Cubs 12.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          14  21   2    8
 Cubs            12  12   4    7


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