Chicago Cubs 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 60
Played on Saturday, June 12, 1976 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    1  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  0
CHI N    3  0  0    0  1  0    0  1  x  -   5 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
Andrews 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       4   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   2   1       0   1       1   0
Johnson 1b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       2   4
Herrmann c                    3   0   2   1       0   0       2   1
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Andujar p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Milbourne ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   8   2       2   5      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Cabell-Andrews-Johnson, Metzger-Andrews-Johnson, Cabell-Metzger-Johnson.

BATTING - 
2B: Herrmann (1,off R. Reuschel).
GDP: Metzger (4,off Knowles); Andrews (5,off Knowles).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (6,2nd base off R. Reuschel/Mitterwald).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Monday cf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Cardenal lf                   4   2   4   1       0   0       1   0
Madlock 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
Morales rf                    4   1   2   3       0   0       3   0
LaCock 1b                     3   0   2   0       1   0      10   0
Trillo 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Mitterwald c                  2   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Rosello ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
R. Reuschel p                 2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Knowles p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   5  10   4       3   1      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Madlock-Trillo-LaCock, Madlock-Trillo-LaCock.

BATTING - 
2B: R. Reuschel (1,off Andujar); Cardenal (12,off Andujar).
HR: Morales (6,1st inning off Andujar 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Trillo 2 (13,off Andujar,off Forsch); R. Reuschel (1,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Madlock (7,2nd base off Andujar/Herrmann).
CS: Cardenal (6,2nd base by Andujar/Herrmann).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar L(2-3)                6     7   4   4   3   0   1  25
Forsch                        2     3   1   1   0   1   0   8
Totals                        8    10   5   5   3   1   1  33

BK: Andujar 2 (3), Forsch (1).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
R. Reuschel W(6-4)            6     4   2   2   2   3   0  24
Knowles SV(6)                 3     4   0   0   0   2   0  10
Totals                        9     8   2   2   2   5   0  34


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Ejections: HOU Manager Bill Virdon by Jerry Dale [Balk call]
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 14773


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Gross               rf        Monday              cf
2. Andrews             2b        Cardenal            lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Madlock             3b
4. Cruz                lf        Morales             rf
5. Johnson             1b        LaCock              1b
6. Cabell              3b        Trillo              2b
7. Herrmann            c         Mitterwald          c
8. Metzger             ss        Rosello             ss
9. Andujar             p         R. Reuschel         p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross singled to left; Andrews walked [Gross to
second]; Cedeno lined to left; Cruz singled to right [Gross
scored, Andrews to third]; Cruz stole second; Johnson popped to
shortstop; Cabell flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Monday singled to center; Andujar balked [Monday to
second]; Cardenal singled to shortstop [Monday to third];
Andujar balked [Cardenal to second, Monday scored]; Madlock
grounded out (third to first); Morales homered [Cardenal
scored]; LaCock walked; Trillo grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [LaCock out at second]; 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Herrmann flied out to right; Metzger grounded out
(first unassisted); Andujar was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 3.

CUBS 2ND: Mitterwald walked; Rosello flied out to right; R.
Reuschel grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Mitterwald out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Gross flied out to center; Andrews flied out to
center; Cedeno flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cubs 3.

CUBS 3RD: Monday lined to left; Cardenal singled to left;
Cardenal was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Madlock walked; Madlock stole second; Morales grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz singled to left; Johnson flied out to center;
Cabell struck out; Herrmann doubled to left [Cruz scored];
Metzger grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 3.

CUBS 4TH: LaCock grounded out (second to first); Trillo popped
to second in foul territory; Mitterwald grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Andujar flied out to center; Gross grounded out
(second to first); Andrews grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

CUBS 5TH: Rosello flied out to right; R. Reuschel doubled to
left; Monday popped to third; Cardenal doubled to left [R.
Reuschel scored]; Madlock popped to catcher in foul territory; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno popped to second; Cruz grounded out
(shortstop to first); Johnson walked; Cabell struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

CUBS 6TH: Morales grounded out (shortstop to first); LaCock
singled to center; Trillo flied out to center; Mitterwald popped
to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

ASTROS 7TH: KNOWLES REPLACED R. REUSCHEL (PITCHING); Herrmann
singled to center; Metzger grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Herrmann out at second]; MILBOURNE BATTED FOR
ANDUJAR; Milbourne popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

CUBS 7TH: FORSCH REPLACED MILBOURNE (PITCHING); Rosello popped
to third; Knowles flied out to right; Monday was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Gross singled to right; Andrews grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Gross out at second];
Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 4.

CUBS 8TH: Cardenal singled to shortstop; Madlock popped to
second; Forsch balked [Cardenal to second]; Astros Manager
Bill Virdon ejected by HP umpire Jerry Dale; Morales singled
to center [Cardenal scored]; LaCock singled to right [Morales to
third]; Trillo grounded into a double play (third to shortstop
to first) [LaCock out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Cruz struck out; Johnson singled to left; Cabell
singled to right [Johnson to second]; Cabell was picked off
first (pitcher to first); HOWARD BATTED FOR HERRMANN; Howard
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   8   0    5
 Cubs             5  10   0    4


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