Chicago Cubs 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 53
Played on Saturday, June 24, 1995 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    0  0  0    1  2  0    1  0  1  -   5  9  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  6  3
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McRae cf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Wilkins c                     4   1   2   1       1   1      11   1
Grace 1b                      4   0   1   3       1   1       6   1
Sosa rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Zeile 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   2       0   1
Dunston ss                    4   0   0   0       0   2       2   3
Timmons lf                    3   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Bullett lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Hernandez 2b                  4   2   2   1       0   1       1   0
Foster p                      2   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Perez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hickerson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Roberson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Myers p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5   9   5       3  11      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Timmons 2 (5,off Kile 2); Zeile (7,off Kile); Hernandez (4,off Brocail).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: McRae (11,2nd base off Kile/Eusebio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     4   1   1   0       1   2       0   0
Biggio 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   1       2   4
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   2       1   1       9   0
Bell rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Gonzalez lf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Eusebio c                     3   0   0   0       1   1      10   2
Nevin 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Magadan ph,3b               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Shipley ss                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Kile p                        1   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Martinez p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thompson ph                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cangelosi ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   2   6   2       5  10      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Nevin-Eusebio-Shipley-Biggio.
E: Magadan (5), Kile 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (12,off Perez).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Foster W(5-4)                 6.1   4   1   1   5   8   0  27
Perez                         1.1   2   1   1   0   0   0   6
Hickerson                     0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Myers SV(16)                  1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   2   5  10   0  37


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kile L(3-6)                   6.1   6   4   2   3   8   0  28
Martinez                      0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Brocail                       2     2   1   0   0   2   0   8
Totals                        9     9   5   2   3  11   0  39

WP: Kile (7).
BK: Brocail (1).

Umpires: HP - Steve Rippley, 1B - Bill Hohn, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Rich Rieker
Time of Game: 2:57   Attendance: 21767


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. McRae               cf        Hunter              cf
2. Wilkins             c         Biggio              2b
3. Grace               1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Sosa                rf        Bell                rf
5. Zeile               3b        Gonzalez            lf
6. Dunston             ss        Eusebio             c
7. Timmons             lf        Nevin               3b
8. Hernandez           2b        Shipley             ss
9. Foster              p         Kile                p

CUBS 1ST: McRae grounded out (second to first); Wilkins grounded
out (second to first); Grace struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter walked; On a bunt Biggio singled to pitcher
[Hunter to second]; Biggio was picked off first (catcher to
first); Bagwell walked; Bell flied to right [Hunter to third];
Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Sosa was called out on strikes; Zeile struck out;
Dunston struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Eusebio grounded out (shortstop to first); Nevin
struck out; Shipley struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Timmons doubled to left; Hernandez reached on a
fielder's choice [Timmons out at third (pitcher to shortstop to
third), Hernandez to second]; Foster grounded out (shortstop to
first); McRae struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Kile struck out; Hunter popped to catcher; Biggio
walked; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Wilkins singled to center; Wilkins was picked off
first but was safe on an error by Kile [Wilkins to third]; Grace
grounded out (second to first) [Wilkins scored (unearned)]; Sosa
grounded out (first unassisted); Zeile lined to left; 1 R (0
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bell flied to center; Gonzalez popped to shortstop;
Eusebio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Dunston flied to right; Timmons doubled to left;
Hernandez singled to center [Timmons scored]; On a bunt Foster
reached on an error by Kile [Hernandez to second, Foster to
first]; McRae forced Foster (shortstop to second) [Hernandez to
third, McRae to first]; McRae stole second; Wilkins walked;
Grace walked [Hernandez scored (unearned), McRae to third,
Wilkins to second]; Sosa struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Nevin flied to center; Shipley singled to center;
Kile walked [Shipley to second]; Hunter was called out on
strikes; Biggio struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3,
Astros 0.

CUBS 6TH: Zeile doubled to left; Kile threw a wild pitch [Zeile
to third]; Dunston struck out; Timmons reached on a fielder's
choice that turned into a double play [Zeile out at home (third
to catcher to shortstop), Timmons out at second (shortstop to
second)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell
singled to center; Gonzalez flied to right; Eusebio walked [Bell
to second]; Nevin popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs
3, Astros 0.

CUBS 7TH: Hernandez struck out; Foster walked; McRae singled to
right [Foster to second]; MARTINEZ REPLACED KILE (PITCHING);
Wilkins was called out on strikes; Grace singled to right
[Foster scored, McRae to third]; Sosa grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: BULLETT REPLACED TIMMONS (PLAYING LF); Shipley flied
to left; THOMPSON BATTED FOR MARTINEZ; Thompson singled to
center; PEREZ REPLACED FOSTER (PITCHING); Hunter singled to left
[Thompson to second]; Biggio popped to shortstop; Bagwell
doubled to center [Thompson scored, Hunter scored]; Bell
grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4,
Astros 2.

CUBS 8TH: BROCAIL REPLACED THOMPSON (PITCHING); Zeile struck
out; Dunston flied to left; Bullett grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Gonzalez flied to left; Eusebio grounded out
(pitcher to first); MAGADAN BATTED FOR NEVIN; HICKERSON REPLACED
PEREZ (PITCHING); Magadan grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

CUBS 9TH: MAGADAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Hernandez doubled
to left; ROBERSON BATTED FOR HICKERSON; Brocail balked
[Hernandez to third]; Roberson struck out; McRae lined to first
[Hernandez stayed at third (error by Magadan)]; Wilkins singled
to center [Hernandez scored (unearned)]; Grace flied to left; 1
R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: MYERS REPLACED ROBERSON (PITCHING); Shipley grounded
out (shortstop to first); CANGELOSI BATTED FOR BROCAIL;
Cangelosi struck out; Hunter struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 5, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             5   9   0    7
 Astros           2   6   3    8


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