Houston Astros 8, Chicago Cubs 1
Regular Season Game 41
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Saturday, May 26, 1990 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    1  1  0    0  2  0    0  0  4  -   8 12  0
CHI N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding cf                    5   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Doran 2b                      4   2   2   1       1   0       1   3
Biggio c                      5   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Davis 1b                      5   2   3   5       0   1      11   0
Stubbs lf                     2   0   0   0       2   1       2   0
  Candaele pr,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Anthony rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Ramirez ss                    4   2   2   0       0   0       2   4
Scott p                       2   0   2   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       36   8  12   7       3   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Doran-Ramirez-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Doran (7,off Long).
HR: Davis 2 (9,5th inning off Boskie 1 on 1 out,9th inning off Long 2 on 2
out).
SH: Scott 2 (3,off Boskie,off Long).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Davis (2,2nd base by Boskie/Girardi); Candaele (1,2nd base by Long/Wrona).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynne cf                      5   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Sandberg 2b                   4   1   2   0       0   0       3   2
Grace 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       9   4
Dawson rf                     4   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
D. Smith lf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Salazar 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Dunston ss                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Ramos ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Girardi c                     2   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Walton ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wrona c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Wilkerson ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Boskie p                      2   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Long p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  McClendon ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   1   9   1       2   2      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: Sandberg (13,off Scott); Boskie (2,off Scott).
GDP: Wynne (2,off Scott).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dawson (6,2nd base off Scott/Biggio); D. Smith (7,2nd base off Scott/Biggio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott W(2-5)                  9     9   1   1   2   2   0  37


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Boskie L(1-1)                 7     9   4   4   2   3   1  31
Long                          2     3   4   4   1   1   1  10
Totals                        9    12   8   8   3   4   2  41

BK: Boskie (2).

Umpires: HP - Bob Davidson, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Charlie Williams
Time of Game: 2:31   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Yelding             cf        Wynne               cf
2. Doran               2b        Sandberg            2b
3. Biggio              c         Grace               1b
4. Davis               1b        Dawson              rf
5. Stubbs              lf        D. Smith            lf
6. Anthony             rf        Salazar             3b
7. Caminiti            3b        Dunston             ss
8. Ramirez             ss        Girardi             c
9. Scott               p         Boskie              p

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding lined to second; Doran singled to right;
Biggio singled to right [Doran to third]; Boskie balked [Doran
scored, Biggio to second]; Davis struck out; Stubbs walked;
Anthony grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Wynne grounded out (pitcher to first); Sandberg
doubled to left; Grace flied to center; Dawson singled to left
[Sandberg scored]; Dawson stole second; D. Smith walked; Salazar
flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti grounded out (first unassisted); Ramirez
singled to right; Scott out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Ramirez to second]; Yelding singled to center [Ramirez
scored]; Doran walked [Yelding to second]; Biggio popped to
first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 2ND: Dunston struck out; Girardi grounded out (shortstop to
first); Boskie doubled to left; Wynne flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Davis singled to left; Stubbs lined to right;
Anthony flied to center; Davis was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 3RD: Sandberg popped to center; Grace grounded out (first
unassisted); Dawson singled to center; D. Smith grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 4TH: RAMOS REPLACED DUNSTON (PLAYING SS); Caminiti flied
to center; Ramirez popped to second; Scott singled to right;
Yelding grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 4TH: Salazar grounded out (third to first); Ramos grounded
out (third to first); Girardi grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
singled to pitcher; Davis homered [Biggio scored]; Stubbs struck
out; Anthony was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: On a bunt Boskie singled to third; Wynne grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Boskie out at
second]; Sandberg singled to left; Grace flied to left; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Caminiti grounded out (second to first); Ramirez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott singled to center;
Yelding flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Dawson popped to catcher; On a bunt D. Smith singled
to pitcher; D. Smith stole second; Salazar was called out on
strikes; Ramos grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran grounded out (first to pitcher); Biggio
grounded out (first to pitcher); Davis popped to first; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

CUBS 7TH: WALTON BATTED FOR GIRARDI; Walton walked; CLARK BATTED
FOR BOSKIE; Clark forced Walton (second to shortstop); Wynne
singled to right [Clark to second]; Sandberg forced Wynne
(shortstop to second) [Clark to third]; Grace grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 8TH: WRONA REPLACED WALTON (PLAYING C ); LONG REPLACED
CLARK (PITCHING); Stubbs walked; CANDAELE RAN FOR STUBBS;
Anthony popped to shortstop; Candaele was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop to pitcher);
Caminiti flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

CUBS 8TH: CANDAELE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Dawson flied to
left; D. Smith lined to left; Salazar flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Ramirez singled to right; Scott out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Ramirez to second]; Yelding reached on
a fielder's choice [Ramirez to third]; Doran doubled to right
[Ramirez scored, Yelding to third]; Biggio was called out on
strikes; Davis homered [Yelding scored, Doran scored]; Candaele
flied to center; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 1.

CUBS 9TH: Ramos grounded out (pitcher to first); WILKERSON
BATTED FOR WRONA; Wilkerson singled to center; MCCLENDON BATTED
FOR LONG; McClendon flied to left; Wynne popped to third; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  12   0    6
 Cubs             1   9   0    9


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