Houston Astros 7, Chicago Cubs 6
Regular Season Game 121
Played on Tuesday, August 14, 1984 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  0  1    0  2  1    0  2  0  -   6 13  0
HOU N    0  0  0    2  2  1    2  0  x  -   7 14  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cotto cf                      5   1   1   0       1   1       5   0
Veryzer 2b                    6   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Matthews lf                   4   3   4   1       1   0       2   0
Durham 1b                     4   1   2   1       1   0       9   1
Moreland rf                   3   1   2   2       1   1       1   0
Cey 3b                        2   0   1   0       2   0       1   5
Davis c                       5   0   2   2       0   1       4   0
Owen ss                       3   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Johnstone ph                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dernier ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bowa ss                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Trout p                       1   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
  Bosley ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Frazier p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Woods ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stoddard p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lake ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       38   6  13   6       7   7      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Cey-Durham, Cey-Veryzer-Durham.

BATTING - 
2B: Durham 2 (25,off Niekro,off DiPino).
SF: Moreland (5,off Niekro).
HBP: Cey (5,by DiPino).
GDP: Woods (2,off DiPino).
Team LOB: 14.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Matthews (15,2nd base off Niekro/Ashby); Cotto (7,2nd base off Solano/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   0   1   1       1   0       2   3
Cabell 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Garner 3b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       2   5
Cruz lf                       3   2   3   0       1   0       3   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
Puhl rf                       3   2   2   2       0   0       3   0
Ashby c                       3   0   1   1       0   1       8   0
Reynolds ss                   4   1   2   1       0   0       2   2
Niekro p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Richardt ph                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Solano p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph,1b               2   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Totals                       34   7  14   7       2   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garner-Walling.
E: Cruz (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (23,off Trout); Garner (12,off Trout).
3B: Puhl (5,off Stoddard).
SH: Ashby (4,off Frazier).
SF: Puhl (4,off Trout).
GDP: Puhl (4,off Trout); Mumphrey (11,off Trout).
IBB: Cruz (6,by Trout); Doran (7,by Frazier).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Trout                         5     9   4   4   1   2   0  23
Frazier L(2-2)                1     2   1   1   1   1   0   6
Stoddard                      2     3   2   2   0   1   0   9
Totals                        8    14   7   7   2   4   0  38

IBB: Trout (3,Cruz); Frazier (5,Doran).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro                        5     5   3   3   6   4   0  26
Solano W(1-2)                 1     1   1   1   1   1   0   5
Smith                         0     3   0   0   0   0   0   3
DiPino SV(10)                 3     4   2   1   0   2   0  13
Totals                        9    13   6   5   7   7   0  47

Smith faced 3 batters in the 7th inning
HBP: DiPino (1,Cey).

Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Steve Rippley, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Dave Pallone
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 18756


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Cotto               cf        Doran               2b
2. Veryzer             2b        Cabell              1b
3. Matthews            lf        Garner              3b
4. Durham              1b        Cruz                lf
5. Moreland            rf        Mumphrey            cf
6. Cey                 3b        Puhl                rf
7. Davis               c         Ashby               c
8. Owen                ss        Reynolds            ss
9. Trout               p         Niekro              p

CUBS 1ST: Cotto grounded out (third to first); Veryzer flied out
to right; Matthews walked; Matthews stole second; Durham walked;
Moreland struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran grounded out (pitcher to first); Cabell
grounded out (first to pitcher); Garner grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Cey grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis struck
out; Owen singled; Trout walked [Owen to second]; Cotto forced
Trout (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz singled; Mumphrey singled [Cruz to second];
Puhl grounded into a double play (third to first) [Mumphrey to
second, Cruz out at third]; Ashby struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Veryzer flied out to right; Matthews singled; Durham
doubled [Matthews to third]; Moreland hit a sacrifice fly to
left [Matthews scored]; Cey walked; Davis forced Durham (third
unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Niekro
grounded out (pitcher to first); Doran flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Owen struck out; Trout struck out; Cotto grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Garner
singled; Cruz doubled [Garner to third]; Mumphrey singled
[Garner scored, Cruz to third, Mumphrey to second (on throw)];
Puhl hit a sacrifice fly to center [Cruz scored]; Ashby flied
out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Veryzer flied out to left; Matthews singled; Durham
flied out to left; Moreland walked [Matthews to second]; Cey
walked [Matthews to third, Moreland to second]; Davis singled
[Matthews scored, Moreland scored, Cey to third]; Owen grounded
out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Reynolds singled; RICHARDT BATTED FOR NIEKRO;
Richardt singled [Reynolds to third]; Doran singled [Reynolds
scored, Richardt to second]; Cabell struck out; Garner doubled
[Richardt scored, Doran to third]; Cruz was walked
intentionally; Mumphrey grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Cruz out at second]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cubs 3, Astros 4.

CUBS 6TH: BOSLEY BATTED FOR TROUT; SOLANO REPLACED RICHARDT
(PITCHING); Bosley struck out; Cotto walked; Veryzer made an out
to shortstop; Cotto stole second; Matthews singled [Cotto
scored]; Durham flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: FRAZIER REPLACED BOSLEY (PITCHING); Puhl singled;
Ashby out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Puhl to
second]; Reynolds singled [Puhl scored, Reynolds to second (on
throw)]; WALLING BATTED FOR SOLANO; Walling struck out; Doran
was walked intentionally; Cabell flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 5.

CUBS 7TH: SMITH REPLACED CABELL (PITCHING); WALLING STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); Moreland singled; Cey singled [Moreland to
second]; Davis singled [Moreland to third, Cey to second];
JOHNSTONE BATTED FOR OWEN; DERNIER BATTED FOR JOHNSTONE; DIPINO
REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Dernier forced Moreland (second to
catcher) [Cey to third, Davis to second]; WOODS BATTED FOR
FRAZIER; Woods grounded into a double play (third to first)
[Davis out at third]; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: BOWA REPLACED DERNIER (PLAYING SS); STODDARD
REPLACED WOODS (PITCHING); Garner grounded out (third to first);
Cruz singled; Mumphrey flied out to left; Puhl tripled [Cruz
scored]; Ashby singled [Puhl scored]; Reynolds flied out to
center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 7.

CUBS 8TH: Cotto struck out; Veryzer grounded out (second to
first); Matthews singled; Durham doubled to left [Matthews
scored, Durham to third (error by Cruz)]; Moreland singled
[Durham scored (unearned)]; Cey was hit by a pitch [Moreland to
second]; Davis made an out to shortstop; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Walling flied out to center; Doran flied out to
left; DiPino struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 7.

CUBS 9TH: Bowa grounded out (third to first); LAKE BATTED FOR
STODDARD; Lake struck out; Cotto singled; Veryzer forced Cotto
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             6  13   0   14
 Astros           7  14   1    7


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