Houston Astros 4, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Sunday, August 28, 1983 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  7  1
HOU N    2  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   4  9  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Sandberg 2b                   4   1   1   0       0   1       0   5
Bowa ss                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Durham lf                     4   1   1   0       0   3       4   0
Cey 3b                        4   0   2   2       0   0       0   1
  Veryzer 3b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Moreland rf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Hall cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Davis c                       3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Martinez 1b                   4   0   2   0       0   0      10   0
Noles p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Johnstone ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bordi p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lake ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brusstar p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Woods ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   7   2       2   6      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sandberg-Bowa-Martinez.
E: Noles (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Sandberg (23,off M. Scott); Cey (26,off M. Scott).
3B: Durham (8,off M. Scott).
GDP: Hall (4,off DiPino).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bowa (6,2nd base off M. Scott/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Puhl rf                       3   2   3   1       1   0       3   0
Thon ss                       4   1   2   2       0   0       0   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Knight 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       6   2
Garner 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Mumphrey cf                   3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Ashby c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
M. Scott p                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   9   4       1   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thon-Doran-Knight.
E: Knight (8).

BATTING - 
3B: Puhl (7,off Noles); Thon (8,off Noles).
GDP: Knight (14,off Brusstar).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl 2 (21,2nd base off Bordi/Davis,2nd base off Brusstar/Davis).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Noles L(5-8)                  3     6   4   4   0   4   0  15
Bordi                         3     2   0   0   0   0   0  11
Brusstar                      2     1   0   0   1   0   0   7
Totals                        8     9   4   4   1   4   0  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
M. Scott W(8-4)               7.1   7   2   2   2   5   0  32
DiPino SV(13)                 1.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   2   2   2   6   0  36


Umpires: HP - Eric Gregg, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 12776


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Sandberg            2b        Doran               2b
2. Bowa                ss        Puhl                rf
3. Durham              lf        Thon                ss
4. Cey                 3b        Cruz                lf
5. Moreland            rf        Knight              1b
6. Hall                cf        Garner              3b
7. Davis               c         Mumphrey            cf
8. Martinez            1b        Ashby               c
9. Noles               p         M. Scott            p

CUBS 1ST: Sandberg doubled to right; Bowa grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Sandberg to third]; Durham struck out; Cey doubled to
center [Sandberg scored]; Moreland flied out to center; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled to left; Puhl tripled to right [Doran
scored]; Thon singled to center [Puhl scored]; Thon was picked
off first but was safe on an error by Noles [Thon to second];
Cruz struck out; Knight struck out; Garner grounded out (first
unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 2.

CUBS 2ND: Hall grounded out (first to pitcher); Davis walked;
Martinez singled to right [Davis to second]; Noles struck out;
Sandberg flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Mumphrey flied out to center; Ashby struck out; M.
Scott flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros
2.

CUBS 3RD: Bowa singled to center; Bowa stole second; Durham
struck out; Cey grounded out (first unassisted) [Bowa to third];
Moreland grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran grounded out (second to first); Puhl singled
to center; Thon tripled to center [Puhl scored]; Cruz grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Thon scored]; Knight singled to left;
Garner struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

CUBS 4TH: Hall flied out to right; Davis flied out to right;
Martinez singled to left; JOHNSTONE BATTED FOR NOLES; Johnstone
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: BORDI REPLACED JOHNSTONE (PITCHING); Mumphrey flied
out to left; Ashby flied out to left; M. Scott singled to
center; Doran flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
1, Astros 4.

CUBS 5TH: Sandberg grounded out (second to first); Bowa flied
out to left; Durham struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl singled to right; Thon flied out to left; Cruz
flied out to center; Puhl stole second; Knight popped to first
in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

CUBS 6TH: Cey grounded out (third to first); Moreland walked;
Hall flied out to left; Davis lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Garner flied out to center; Mumphrey flied out to
left; Ashby grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

CUBS 7TH: Martinez flied out to center; LAKE BATTED FOR BORDI;
Lake grounded out (pitcher to first); Sandberg struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: BRUSSTAR REPLACED LAKE (PITCHING); M. Scott grounded
out (shortstop to first); Doran grounded out (third to first);
Puhl walked; Puhl stole second; Thon grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

CUBS 8TH: Bowa flied out to center; Durham tripled to right; Cey
singled to right [Durham scored]; Moreland reached on an error
by Knight [Cey to third, Moreland to first]; DIPINO REPLACED M.
SCOTT (PITCHING); Hall grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Moreland out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Cubs 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: VERYZER REPLACED CEY (PLAYING 3B); Cruz singled to
center; Knight grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Cruz out at second]; Garner grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 4.

CUBS 9TH: Davis was called out on strikes; Martinez flied out to
center; WOODS BATTED FOR BRUSSTAR; Woods popped to catcher in
foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             2   7   1    7
 Astros           4   9   1    5


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