Houston Astros 6, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 122
Played on Wednesday, August 15, 1984 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  3
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    1  3  x  -   6 10  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cotto cf                      4   0   1   0       1   0       1   1
Veryzer 2b                    2   1   0   0       1   0       4   6
  Owen pr,2b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Durham ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matthews lf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Moreland 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Davis c                       3   0   1   0       1   0       2   2
Cey 3b                        4   0   1   2       0   1       0   0
Woods rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bowa ss                       3   0   1   0       0   1       5   2
  Bosley ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Eckersley p                   3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Johnstone ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   6   2       3   4      24  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Moreland-Davis-Moreland.
E: Veryzer (2), Owen (5), Eckersley (3).

BATTING - 
HBP: Veryzer (3,by Knepper).
IBB: Davis (11,by Knepper).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   1   2   0       0   0       2   4
Reynolds ss                   5   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Walling 3b                    3   0   0   1       0   0       2   4
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Mumphrey cf                   3   2   2   0       1   0       0   0
Cabell 1b                     3   1   1   0       0   1      13   0
Puhl rf                       3   2   1   1       1   0       3   0
Bailey c                      3   0   3   3       1   0       5   0
Knepper p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Dawley p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   6  10   5       3   1      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Walling (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Bailey (14,off Eckersley).
3B: Doran (10,off Eckersley).
SH: Cabell (3,off Eckersley).
SF: Walling (2,off Eckersley).
GDP: Knepper (1,off Eckersley).
IBB: Puhl (10,by Eckersley).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mumphrey (11,2nd base off Eckersley/Davis).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Eckersley L(6-7)              8    10   6   4   3   1   0  38

IBB: Eckersley (6,Puhl).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(12-8)               7     5   2   0   2   4   0  30
Dawley                        1.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   7
DiPino SV(11)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     6   2   0   3   4   0  38

Knepper faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Knepper (1,Veryzer).
IBB: Knepper (3,Davis).

Umpires: HP - Steve Rippley, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Dave Pallone, 3B - Randy Marsh
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 19999


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Cotto               cf        Doran               2b
2. Veryzer             2b        Reynolds            ss
3. Matthews            lf        Walling             3b
4. Moreland            1b        Cruz                lf
5. Davis               c         Mumphrey            cf
6. Cey                 3b        Cabell              1b
7. Woods               rf        Puhl                rf
8. Bowa                ss        Bailey              c
9. Eckersley           p         Knepper             p

CUBS 1ST: Cotto grounded out (third to first); Veryzer was hit
by a pitch; Matthews reached on an error by Walling [Veryzer to
second]; Moreland grounded out (second to first) [Veryzer to
third, Matthews to second]; Davis was walked intentionally; Cey
singled [Veryzer scored (unearned), Matthews scored (unearned),
Davis to third]; Woods made an out to catcher; 2 R (0 ER), 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled; Reynolds forced Doran (second to
shortstop); Walling forced Reynolds (second to shortstop); Cruz
forced Walling (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Bowa struck out; Eckersley struck out; Cotto singled;
Veryzer flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mumphrey grounded out (second to first); Cabell
singled; Puhl grounded out (second to first) [Cabell to second];
Bailey walked; Knepper made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Matthews grounded out (third to first); Moreland flied
out to right; Davis made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran flied out to left; Reynolds made an out to
second; Walling grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Cey grounded out (third to first); Woods grounded out
(third to first); Bowa singled; Eckersley grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz grounded out (pitcher to first); Mumphrey
walked; Cabell flied out to right; Mumphrey stole second; Puhl
singled [Mumphrey scored, Puhl to second (on throw to home)];
Bailey singled [Puhl scored]; Knepper singled [Bailey to
second]; Doran grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Cotto made an out to third; Veryzer grounded out
(shortstop to first); Matthews made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first); Walling
grounded out (second to first); Cruz made an out to second; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Moreland grounded out (second to first); Davis
singled; Cey struck out; Woods forced Davis (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Mumphrey singled; Cabell struck out; Puhl reached on
an error by Veryzer [Mumphrey to second]; Bailey singled
[Mumphrey to third, Puhl to second]; Knepper grounded into a
double play (first to catcher to first) [Mumphrey out at home];
0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

CUBS 7TH: Bowa grounded out (pitcher to first); Eckersley struck
out; Cotto grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran tripled; Reynolds made an out to second;
Walling hit a sacrifice fly to left [Doran scored]; Cruz flied
out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 3.

CUBS 8TH: Veryzer walked; OWEN RAN FOR VERYZER; Matthews singled
[Owen to second]; DAWLEY REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING); Moreland
flied out to right; Davis flied out to right; Cey flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: OWEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Mumphrey singled;
Cabell reached on an error by Eckersley on a sacrifice bunt
[Mumphrey to third, Cabell to second]; Puhl was walked
intentionally; Bailey doubled [Mumphrey scored, Cabell scored
(unearned), Puhl to third, Bailey out at second (center to
second to catcher to shortstop)]; Dawley made an out to first;
Doran reached on an error by Owen [Puhl scored (unearned) (no
RBI)]; Reynolds forced Doran (second to shortstop); 3 R (1 ER),
2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 6.

CUBS 9TH: Woods singled; BOSLEY BATTED FOR BOWA; Bosley grounded
out (second to first) [Woods to second]; JOHNSTONE BATTED FOR
ECKERSLEY; Johnstone made an out to second; Cotto walked; DURHAM
BATTED FOR OWEN; DIPINO REPLACED DAWLEY (PITCHING); Durham
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs
2, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             2   6   3    9
 Astros           6  10   1    8


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