Chicago Cubs 10, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 88
Played on Sunday, July 8, 1979 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  1
CHI N    0  5  0    1  0  4    0  0  x  -  10 17  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Gonzalez ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walling rf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Howe 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Ashby c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Baldwin c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Landestoy 2b                  3   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Forsch p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sexton ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Dixon p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Throop p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Roberge p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   0   7   0       2   5      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Landestoy (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (18,off Krukow).
GDP: Cabell (10,off Krukow); Baldwin (2,off Moore).
Team LOB: 7.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
De Jesus ss                   3   1   1   3       2   1       0   3
  Dillard 2b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Thompson rf                   6   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Buckner 1b                    5   0   2   0       0   0       9   1
Henderson lf                  4   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Martin cf                     4   2   2   0       0   1       4   0
  Dilone cf                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ontiveros 3b                  3   2   3   1       2   0       1   3
Foote c                       4   2   2   2       0   0       4   0
  Blackwell ph,c              1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Sizemore 2b                   4   2   4   2       0   0       2   2
  Kelleher pr,ss              1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Krukow p                      3   0   1   2       0   2       0   0
  Moore p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       41  10  17  10       5   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. De Jesus-Sizemore-Buckner, Kelleher-Buckner.

BATTING - 
2B: Sizemore 2 (14,off Forsch 2).
HR: De Jesus (3,2nd inning off Forsch 2 on 2 out).
SF: Krukow (2,off Throop).
Team LOB: 13.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch L(5-4)                 4     9   6   6   2   2   1  23
Dixon                         1.1   6   4   4   2   1   0  12
Throop                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Roberge                       2     2   0   0   1   3   0  10
Totals                        8    17  10  10   5   7   1  47

WP: Roberge (1).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Krukow W(6-5)                 6     4   0   0   2   3   0  23
Moore SV(1)                   3     3   0   0   0   2   0  11
Totals                        9     7   0   0   2   5   0  34


Umpires: HP - Lanny Harris, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 37614


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Puhl                cf        De Jesus            ss
2. Reynolds            ss        Thompson            rf
3. Walling             rf        Buckner             1b
4. Cruz                lf        Henderson           lf
5. Cabell              3b        Martin              cf
6. Howe                1b        Ontiveros           3b
7. Ashby               c         Foote               c
8. Landestoy           2b        Sizemore            2b
9. Forsch              p         Krukow              p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl popped to third; Reynolds lined to center;
Walling grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: De Jesus grounded out (second to first); Thompson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Buckner grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz doubled; Cabell grounded out (shortstop to
first); Howe struck out; Ashby struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Henderson grounded out (second to first); Martin
singled; Ontiveros singled [Martin to second]; Foote singled
[Martin scored, Ontiveros to second]; Sizemore doubled
[Ontiveros scored, Foote to third]; Krukow struck out; De Jesus
homered [Foote scored, Sizemore scored]; Thompson grounded out
(first unassisted); 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Landestoy grounded out (second to first); Forsch
struck out; Puhl singled; Reynolds flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 5.

CUBS 3RD: Buckner flied out to left; Henderson walked; Martin
struck out; Ontiveros singled [Henderson to second]; Foote flied
out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling flied out to center; Cruz singled; Cabell
forced Cruz (third to second); Howe flied out to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 5.

CUBS 4TH: Sizemore doubled; Krukow singled [Sizemore scored]; De
Jesus walked [Krukow to second]; Thompson flied out to center;
Buckner singled [Krukow to third, De Jesus to second]; Henderson
popped to shortstop; Martin grounded out (first unassisted); 1
R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby flied out to right; Landestoy flied out to
left; SEXTON BATTED FOR FORSCH; Sexton walked; Puhl flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 6.

CUBS 5TH: DIXON REPLACED SEXTON (PITCHING); Ontiveros walked;
Foote flied out to right; Sizemore singled [Ontiveros to
second]; Krukow struck out; De Jesus walked [Ontiveros to third,
Sizemore to second]; Thompson flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds flied out to right; Walling singled; Cruz
walked [Walling to second]; Cabell grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Cruz out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 6.

CUBS 6TH: GONZALEZ REPLACED REYNOLDS (PLAYING SS); Buckner
grounded out (pitcher to first); Henderson singled; Martin
singled [Henderson to second]; Ontiveros singled [Henderson
scored, Martin to second]; Foote singled [Martin scored,
Ontiveros to second]; Sizemore singled [Ontiveros scored, Foote
to third]; KELLEHER RAN FOR SIZEMORE; THROOP REPLACED DIXON
(PITCHING); Krukow hit a sacrifice fly to right [Foote scored];
De Jesus was called out on strikes; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 10.

ASTROS 7TH: MOORE REPLACED KRUKOW (PITCHING); DILONE REPLACED
MARTIN (PLAYING CF); DILLARD REPLACED DE JESUS (PLAYING 2B);
KELLEHER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Howe grounded out (third
to first); Ashby grounded out (first to pitcher); Landestoy
singled; ALOU BATTED FOR THROOP; Alou struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 10.

CUBS 7TH: ROBERGE REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); BALDWIN REPLACED
ASHBY (PLAYING C ); Thompson popped to second; Buckner singled;
Henderson struck out; Dilone singled [Buckner to second];
Ontiveros walked [Buckner to third, Dilone to second]; BLACKWELL
BATTED FOR FOOTE; Blackwell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 10.

ASTROS 8TH: BLACKWELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Puhl singled;
Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to first) [Puhl to second];
Walling struck out; Cruz grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 10.

CUBS 8TH: Kelleher grounded out (third to first); Moore struck
out; Dillard reached on an error by Landestoy [Dillard to
first]; Roberge threw a wild pitch [Dillard to second]; Thompson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 10.

ASTROS 9TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Howe singled;
Baldwin grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Howe
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   7   1    7
 Cubs            10  17   0   13


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