Chicago Cubs 7, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 37
Played on Friday, May 18, 1984 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  1    0  3  1    0  0  1  -   6 10  1
CHI N    2  0  3    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   7 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   1   1   1       1   0       4   0
Reynolds ss                   5   0   1   1       0   0       4   3
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Spilman 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   0       6   1
Bailey c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Garner 3b                     2   1   0   1       1   2       1   1
Doran 2b                      4   2   2   0       0   0       3   2
Niekro p                      1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
  Bass ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Madden p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  T. Scott ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ruhle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cabell ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6  10   6       3   3      26   9

FIELDING - 
E: Niekro (1).
PB: Bailey (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Reynolds (7,off Rainey); Bailey (1,off Noles).
3B: Doran (2,off Rainey).
HR: Cabell (3,9th inning off Stoddard 0 on 2 out).
SF: Garner (1,off Noles).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Puhl (3,2nd base by Noles/Davis).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dernier cf                    4   1   1   0       1   1       6   0
Sandberg 2b                   5   1   2   0       0   0       2   3
Matthews lf                   3   2   1   0       2   1       3   0
Durham 1b                     4   2   3   4       0   0       3   0
Hall rf                       1   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Moreland ph,rf              1   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Cey 3b                        4   0   2   0       1   1       0   0
Davis c                       3   0   1   0       2   0       5   1
Bowa ss                       5   0   0   0       0   0       5   3
Rainey p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Noles p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnstone ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Stoddard p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Woods ph                    0   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
Totals                       34   7  11   7       8   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Sandberg (10,off Madden); Durham (4,off Smith).
HR: Durham (8,3rd inning off Niekro 1 on 0 out); Hall (2,3rd inning off Niekro
0 on 0 out).
SH: Moreland (1,off Smith).
SF: Durham (1,off Niekro); Hall (1,off Niekro).
IBB: Davis 2 (2,by Madden,by DiPino); Cey (5,by DiPino).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dernier (12,2nd base off Niekro/Bailey); Sandberg (6,2nd base off Niekro/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro                        4     6   5   5   3   2   2  21
Madden                        2     2   0   0   1   0   0   9
Ruhle                         2     1   0   0   1   3   0   8
Smith L(0-1)                  0.1   2   2   2   0   0   0   3
DiPino                        0.1   0   0   0   3   0   0   4
Totals                        8.2  11   7   7   8   5   2  45

WP: Niekro (2).
IBB: Madden (3,Davis); DiPino 2 (5,Cey,Davis).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rainey                        5     6   5   5   2   2   0  23
Noles                         3     3   0   0   0   0   0  10
Stoddard W(3-0)               1     1   1   1   1   1   1   5
Totals                        9    10   6   6   3   3   1  38

Rainey faced 1 batter in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 16812


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Puhl                rf        Dernier             cf
2. Reynolds            ss        Sandberg            2b
3. Cruz                lf        Matthews            lf
4. Mumphrey            cf        Durham              1b
5. Spilman             1b        Hall                rf
6. Bailey              c         Cey                 3b
7. Garner              3b        Davis               c
8. Doran               2b        Bowa                ss
9. Niekro              p         Rainey              p

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds
grounded out (second to first); Cruz walked; Mumphrey flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Dernier walked; Dernier stole second; Sandberg singled
[Dernier to third]; Sandberg stole second; Matthews walked;
Durham hit a sacrifice fly to center [Dernier scored, Sandberg
to third]; Hall hit a sacrifice fly to left [Sandberg scored];
Cey singled [Matthews to third]; Davis flied out to right; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Spilman popped to second; Bailey struck out; Garner
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 2.

CUBS 2ND: Bowa grounded out (second to first); Rainey struck
out; Dernier singled; Dernier was picked off first but was safe
on an error by Niekro [Dernier to second]; Sandberg grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran tripled; Niekro singled [Doran scored]; Puhl
forced Niekro (second to shortstop) [Puhl to first]; Reynolds
forced Puhl (second to shortstop) [Reynolds to first]; Cruz
flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 3RD: Matthews walked; Durham homered [Matthews scored];
Hall homered; Cey singled; Davis forced Cey (shortstop to
second) [Davis to first]; Bowa forced Davis (first to shortstop)
[Bowa to first]; Niekro threw a wild pitch [Bowa to second];
Rainey grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Mumphrey popped to shortstop; Spilman grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bailey flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 5.

CUBS 4TH: Dernier grounded out (shortstop to first); Sandberg
flied out to right; Matthews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Garner walked; Doran singled [Garner to second];
BASS BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Bass singled [Garner scored, Doran to
third]; Puhl forced Bass (shortstop to second) [Doran scored,
Puhl to first]; Reynolds doubled [Puhl scored]; Cruz flied out
to center; Mumphrey flied out to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 5.

CUBS 5TH: MADDEN REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); Durham singled;
MORELAND BATTED FOR HALL; Moreland forced Durham (third to
second) [Moreland to first]; Bailey allowed a passed ball
[Moreland to second]; Cey flied out to right; Davis was walked
intentionally; Bowa popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 6TH: MORELAND STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Spilman
singled; NOLES REPLACED RAINEY (PITCHING); Bailey doubled
[Spilman to third]; Garner hit a sacrifice fly to right [Spilman
scored, Bailey to third]; Doran hit into a double play (catcher
unassisted) [Bailey out at home]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Cubs 5.

CUBS 6TH: Noles flied out to right; Dernier grounded out
(shortstop to first); Sandberg doubled; Matthews flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 7TH: T. SCOTT BATTED FOR MADDEN; T. Scott flied out to
center; Puhl singled; Puhl was caught stealing second (catcher
to shortstop); Reynolds flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 5.

CUBS 7TH: RUHLE REPLACED T. SCOTT (PITCHING); Durham lined to
shortstop; Moreland walked; Cey struck out; Davis singled
[Moreland to third, Davis to second (on throw to 3b)]; Bowa
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
5, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz flied out to center; Mumphrey singled; Spilman
flied out to right; Bailey popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 5.

CUBS 8TH: JOHNSTONE BATTED FOR NOLES; Johnstone struck out;
Dernier struck out; Sandberg popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 9TH: STODDARD REPLACED JOHNSTONE (PITCHING); Garner
struck out; Doran flied out to right; CABELL BATTED FOR RUHLE;
Cabell homered; Puhl walked; Reynolds flied out to left; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 5.

CUBS 9TH: SMITH REPLACED CABELL (PITCHING); Matthews singled;
Durham doubled [Matthews scored]; Moreland out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Durham to third]; DIPINO REPLACED
SMITH (PITCHING); Cey was walked intentionally; Davis was walked
intentionally [Cey to second]; Bowa popped to third; WOODS
BATTED FOR STODDARD; Woods walked [Durham scored, Cey to third,
Davis to second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  10   1    5
 Cubs             7  11   0   12


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