Houston Astros 6, Chicago Cubs 1
Regular Season Game 101
Played on Tuesday, July 24, 1979 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  4  2
HOU N    1  0  0    3  0  1    1  0  x  -   6 15  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
De Jesus ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   4
Thompson cf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Buckner 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0      11   4
Biittner rf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Kingman lf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ontiveros 3b                  3   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Foote c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Blackwell c                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Dillard 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Lamp p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Holtzman p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Henderson ph                1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Moore p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       1   0      24  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. De Jesus-Dillard-Buckner, Dillard-De Jesus-Buckner.
E: De Jesus (14), Buckner (3).

BATTING - 
HR: Henderson (1,8th inning off Forsch 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Biittner (3,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gonzalez 2b                   5   0   2   2       0   0       1   5
Reynolds ss                   4   0   2   0       0   0       1   4
Puhl cf                       5   2   0   0       0   0       5   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   1       1   0       4   0
Cabell 1b                     5   1   1   0       0   1      12   1
Leonard rf                    4   1   3   0       0   0       3   0
Howe 3b                       3   0   2   0       1   0       0   3
Ashby c                       4   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Forsch p                      4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38   6  15   5       2   1      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gonzalez-Reynolds-Cabell.
E: Cruz (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Reynolds (13,off Lamp); Gonzalez (4,off Lamp).
3B: Reynolds (6,off Lamp).
SH: Reynolds (22,off Moore).
GDP: Forsch (1,off Lamp); Cabell (13,off Holtzman).
IBB: Cruz (12,by Moore).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (21,2nd base off Lamp/Foote).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lamp L(7-6)                   3.2   8   4   2   0   0   0  19
Holtzman                      3.1   5   2   1   1   1   0  16
Moore                         1     2   0   0   1   0   0   6
Totals                        8    15   6   3   2   1   0  41

IBB: Moore (5,Cruz).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(6-6)                 9     4   1   1   1   0   1  31


Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Steve Fields
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 28431


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. De Jesus            ss        Gonzalez            2b
2. Thompson            cf        Reynolds            ss
3. Buckner             1b        Puhl                cf
4. Biittner            rf        Cruz                lf
5. Kingman             lf        Cabell              1b
6. Ontiveros           3b        Leonard             rf
7. Foote               c         Howe                3b
8. Dillard             2b        Ashby               c
9. Lamp                p         Forsch              p

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

ASTROS 1ST: Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds
tripled to center; Puhl reached on a fielder's choice [Reynolds
out at home (third to catcher)]; Puhl stole second; Cruz singled
to first [Puhl scored]; Cabell grounded out (second to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 2ND: Biittner walked; Kingman flied out to center;
Ontiveros singled to center [Biittner to second]; Foote flied
out to left; Dillard flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Leonard grounded out (third to first); Howe singled
to left; Ashby singled to right [Howe to third]; Forsch grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Ashby out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Lamp grounded out (third to first); De Jesus singled
to left [De Jesus to second (error by Cruz)]; Thompson grounded
out (second to first) [De Jesus to third]; Buckner grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Gonzalez made an out to second; Reynolds doubled to
left; Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first) [Reynolds to
third]; Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 4TH: Biittner grounded out (second to first); Kingman flied
out to center; Ontiveros grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell singled to center; Leonard singled to left
[Cabell to third]; Howe popped to first in foul territory; Ashby
reached on an error by De Jesus [Cabell scored (RBI), Leonard to
second, Ashby to first]; Forsch forced Leonard (pitcher to
third) [Ashby to second]; Gonzalez doubled to left [Ashby scored
(unearned), Forsch scored (unearned)]; HOLTZMAN REPLACED LAMP
(PITCHING); Reynolds grounded out (first to pitcher); 3 R (1
ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 4.

CUBS 5TH: Foote made an out to second; Dillard flied out to
right; Holtzman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl grounded out (first to pitcher); Cruz grounded
out (third to first); Cabell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 4.

CUBS 6TH: De Jesus flied out to right; Thompson grounded out
(third to first); Buckner grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Leonard singled to right; Howe singled to right
[Leonard to second]; Ashby forced Howe (second to shortstop)
[Leonard to third]; Forsch singled to pitcher [Leonard scored,
Ashby to second]; Gonzalez forced Forsch (first to shortstop)
[Ashby to third]; Reynolds grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 5.

CUBS 7TH: Biittner flied out to left; Kingman flied out to
center; Ontiveros flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Puhl reached on an error by Buckner [Puhl to first];
Cruz singled to right [Puhl to third]; Cabell grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Puhl scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Cruz out at second]; Leonard singled to
left; Howe walked [Leonard to second]; Ashby flied out to right;
1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 6.

CUBS 8TH: Foote flied out to center; Dillard grounded out
(shortstop to first); HENDERSON BATTED FOR HOLTZMAN; Henderson
homered; De Jesus grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: BLACKWELL REPLACED FOOTE (PLAYING C ); MOORE
REPLACED HENDERSON (PITCHING); Forsch singled to left; Gonzalez
singled to right [Forsch to second]; Reynolds out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to first) [Forsch to third, Gonzalez to second];
Puhl grounded out (first unassisted); Cruz was walked
intentionally; Cabell made an out to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 6.

CUBS 9TH: Thompson singled to center; Buckner flied out to left;
Biittner grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Thompson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             1   4   2    3
 Astros           6  15   1   11


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