Chicago Cubs 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 126
Played on Tuesday, August 26, 1986 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  1  0    0  0  3    1  0  0  -   5  7  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  2    0  0  0  -   3 11  2
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mumphrey cf,lf                4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Trillo 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
Matthews lf                   3   1   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Dernier cf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Moreland 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
J. Davis c                    3   0   0   1       0   1      10   1
Francona rf                   4   2   2   1       0   0       1   0
Dunston ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Speier 3b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
Lynch p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cey ph                      1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   5   7   4       1   5      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Speier (5,off Darwin); Mumphrey (11,off Darwin).
HR: Francona (2,6th inning off Darwin 0 on 2 out); Cey (13,7th inning off Lopez
0 on 1 out).
SF: J. Davis (5,off Darwin).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Mumphrey (3,Home by Darwin/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Hatcher cf                    4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Walling 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   1      13   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Bass rf                       4   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Ashby c                       4   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
Reynolds ss                   3   1   2   2       0   0       2   4
  Thon ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Garner 3b                     3   0   2   0       1   1       1   2
Darwin p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pankovits 2b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       36   3  11   3       1  10      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Doran (10), Reynolds (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Reynolds (6,off Lynch); Doran (21,off Lynch).
HR: Reynolds (6,6th inning off Lynch 1 on 2 out).
IBB: Garner (1,by Lynch).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lynch W(4-3)                  6    10   3   3   1   5   1  27
DiPino                        2     0   0   0   0   4   0   6
Smith SV(25)                  1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    11   3   3   1  10   1  37

IBB: Lynch (5,Garner).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darwin L(0-1)                 6     6   4   4   0   4   1  25
Lopez                         1     1   1   1   1   0   1   5
Andersen                      2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     7   5   5   1   5   2  36

WP: Darwin (1).

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Gary Darling, 3B - Tom Hallion
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 22579


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Mumphrey            cf        Doran               2b
2. Trillo              2b        Hatcher             cf
3. Matthews            lf        Walling             1b
4. Moreland            1b        Cruz                lf
5. J. Davis            c         Bass                rf
6. Francona            rf        Ashby               c
7. Dunston             ss        Reynolds            ss
8. Speier              3b        Garner              3b
9. Lynch               p         Darwin              p

CUBS 1ST: Mumphrey singled to center; Trillo made an out to
shortstop [Mumphrey to third (error by Reynolds)]; Matthews
struck out; Moreland flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran lined to shortstop; Hatcher made an out to
shortstop; Walling singled to center; Cruz lined to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: J. Davis struck out; Francona singled to left; Dunston
struck out; Speier doubled to right [Francona scored]; Lynch
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass singled to center; Ashby singled to left [Bass
to third]; Reynolds grounded out (first unassisted) [Ashby to
second]; Garner struck out; Darwin struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Mumphrey doubled to left; Darwin threw a wild pitch
[Mumphrey to third]; Trillo grounded out (first unassisted);
Matthews reached on a fielder's choice; Mumphrey was caught
stealing home (pitcher to catcher); Moreland grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); Hatcher
grounded out (third to first); Walling singled to center; Cruz
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
1, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: J. Davis grounded out (third to first); Francona made
an out to shortstop; Dunston lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bass was called out on strikes; Ashby grounded out
(second to first); Reynolds doubled to left; Garner was walked
intentionally; Garner was picked off first (catcher to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Speier grounded out (third to first); Lynch was called
out on strikes; Mumphrey grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Darwin struck out; Doran doubled to right; Hatcher
singled to left [Doran scored, Hatcher out at second (left to
third to second)]; Walling grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 1.

CUBS 6TH: Trillo singled to center; Matthews reached on an error
by Doran [Trillo scored (no RBI), Matthews to second]; Moreland
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Matthews to third]; J. Davis
hit a sacrifice fly to center [Matthews scored]; Francona
homered; Dunston grounded out (first unassisted); 3 R, 2 H, 1 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: MUMPHREY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); DERNIER
REPLACED MATTHEWS (PLAYING CF); Cruz flied out to left; Bass
singled to center; Ashby flied out to center; Reynolds homered
[Bass scored]; Garner singled to left; PUHL BATTED FOR DARWIN;
Puhl struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 3.

CUBS 7TH: LOPEZ REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); Speier flied out to
right; CEY BATTED FOR LYNCH; Cey homered; Mumphrey grounded out
(shortstop to first); Trillo walked; Dernier made an out to
first; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: DIPINO REPLACED CEY (PITCHING); Doran lined to
center; Hatcher was called out on strikes; Walling struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 3.

CUBS 8TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED DORAN (PITCHING); PANKOVITS REPLACED
LOPEZ (PLAYING 2B); Moreland grounded out (shortstop to first);
J. Davis flied out to right; Francona grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz was called out on strikes; Bass flied out to
right; Ashby struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 3.

CUBS 9TH: Dunston made an out to third; Speier grounded out
(second to first); DiPino was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: THON BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; SMITH REPLACED DIPINO
(PITCHING); Thon grounded out (pitcher to first); Garner singled
to second; Pankovits forced Garner (third to second) [Pankovits
to first]; DAVIS BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; Davis struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             5   7   0    4
 Astros           3  11   2    7


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