Houston Astros 2, Chicago Cubs 0
Regular Season Game 54
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, June 6, 1976 (D) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  0
HOU N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  7  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Monday cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Cardenal lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Madlock 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Morales rf                    2   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Biittner 1b                   3   0   0   0       0   0      11   1
Trillo 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
Swisher c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Kelleher ss                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
  Wallis ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rosello ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bonham p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Schultz p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Summers ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   2   0       1   2      24  15

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      2   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Andrews 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   7
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   2   1       1   0      15   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Howard ph,lf                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Johnson c                     2   1   0   0       2   0       2   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   1       1   4
Metzger ss                    2   0   0   1       1   0       1   2
Andujar p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       26   2   7   2       6   4      27  15

BATTING - 
3B: Cabell (4,off Bonham).
SH: Andujar (1,off Bonham); Gross (2,off Bonham).
SF: Metzger (1,off Bonham).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell (9,2nd base off Bonham/Swisher); Cedeno (22,2nd base off Bonham/Swisher).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bonham L(4-3)                 6.2   7   2   2   6   3   0  31
Schultz                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Garman                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   2   2   6   4   0  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar W(2-2)                9     2   0   0   1   2   0  30


Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 2:14   


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Monday              cf        Gross               rf
2. Cardenal            lf        Andrews             2b
3. Madlock             3b        Cedeno              cf
4. Morales             rf        Watson              1b
5. Biittner            1b        Cruz                lf
6. Trillo              2b        Johnson             c
7. Swisher             c         Cabell              3b
8. Kelleher            ss        Metzger             ss
9. Bonham              p         Andujar             p

CUBS 1ST: Monday was called out on strikes; Cardenal grounded
out (third to first); Madlock flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross singled to left; Andrews grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Gross to second]; Cedeno grounded out
(third to first); Watson singled to right [Gross scored, Watson
to second (on throw to home)]; Cruz grounded out (first to
pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 2ND: Morales grounded out (pitcher to first); Biittner
grounded out (second to first); Trillo grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson walked; Cabell singled to right [Johnson to
third]; Metzger hit a sacrifice fly to right [Johnson scored];
Cabell stole second; Andujar struck out; Gross popped to second;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 3RD: Swisher grounded out (pitcher to first); Kelleher
flied out to center; Bonham grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Andrews grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 4TH: Monday lined to center; Cardenal lined to shortstop;
Madlock singled to left; Morales walked [Madlock to second];
Biittner grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz was called out on strikes; Johnson grounded out
(third to first); Cabell tripled to right [Cabell out at home
(right to second to catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Trillo struck out; Swisher grounded out (third to
first); Kelleher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger walked; Andujar out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Metzger to second]; Gross walked; Andrews
was credited with a single when a runner was hit by the batted
ball to shortstop [Gross to second, Metzger out at third
(shortstop unassisted)]; Cedeno grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Bonham popped to second; Monday popped to left;
Cardenal grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson singled to right; Cruz made an out to third;
Johnson walked [Watson to second]; Cabell struck out; Metzger
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs
0, Astros 2.

CUBS 7TH: Madlock lined to left; Morales flied out to center;
Biittner grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Andujar singled to left; Gross out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Andujar to second]; Andrews grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Andujar to third]; Cedeno walked;
Cedeno stole second; Watson walked; SCHULTZ REPLACED BONHAM
(PITCHING); HOWARD BATTED FOR CRUZ; Howard struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 8TH: HOWARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Trillo grounded
out (second to first); Swisher lined to second; WALLIS BATTED
FOR KELLEHER; Wallis popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: ROSELLO REPLACED WALLIS (PLAYING SS); GARMAN
REPLACED SCHULTZ (PITCHING); Johnson flied out to left; Cabell
grounded out (third to first); Metzger grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

CUBS 9TH: SUMMERS BATTED FOR GARMAN; Summers grounded out
(second to first); Monday grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cardenal singled to pitcher; Madlock grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             0   2   0    3
 Astros           2   7   0    9


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