Houston Astros 5, Chicago Cubs 4
Regular Season Game 134
Played on Wednesday, August 28, 1996 (N) at Astrodome

CHI N    2  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  9  0
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  1  -   5 10  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McRae cf                      3   0   0   0       2   1       2   0
Bullett rf                    4   1   0   0       1   1       3   0
Grace 1b                      5   2   2   0       0   0      11   1
Gonzalez lf                   4   1   2   0       1   0       1   0
Magadan 3b                    3   0   2   3       0   0       1   4
  Foster pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gomez 3b                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Sandberg 2b                   3   0   1   0       1   0       0   1
Servais c                     4   0   2   0       1   0       5   1
Hernandez ss                  4   0   0   0       1   1       2   5
Trachsel p                    3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
  Kieschnick ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bottenfield p               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   4   9   3       7   8      26  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sandberg-Hernandez-Grace.

BATTING - 
2B: Magadan (4,off Kile); Servais (16,off Kile).
SF: Magadan (2,off Kile).
HBP: Sandberg (5,by Kile).
IBB: Sandberg (3,by Olson).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gonzalez (9,2nd base off Olson/Manwaring).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     5   1   3   1       0   1       4   0
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Bell rf                       4   0   2   1       0   1       3   0
Spiers 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Eusebio c                     3   0   0   0       1   1       8   0
  Morman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Olson p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Mouton lf                     3   1   1   2       1   0       5   0
Miller ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hudek p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Manwaring c                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Kile p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Gutierrez ss                2   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   5  10   5       2   6      27   4

FIELDING - 
E: Kile (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Miller (21,off Trachsel); Hunter (20,off Bottenfield).
HR: Mouton (3,6th inning off Trachsel 0 on 2 out); Gutierrez (1,7th inning
off Trachsel 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Spiers (2,off Trachsel).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bell (23,2nd base off Trachsel/Servais).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Trachsel                      7     8   4   4   2   4   2  30
Bottenfield L(2-3)            1.2   2   1   1   0   2   0   7
Totals                        8.2  10   5   5   2   6   2  37

WP: Trachsel (3).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kile                          6.2   8   4   4   4   6   0  33
Hudek                         1.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   5
Morman                        0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Olson W(1-0)                  0.2   0   0   0   2   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   4   4   7   8   0  44

BK: Kile (3).
HBP: Kile (13,Sandberg).
IBB: Olson (1,Sandberg).

Umpires: HP - Rich Rieker, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Bruce Dreckman, 3B - Gary Darling
Time of Game: 3:10   Attendance: 18026


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. McRae               cf        Hunter              cf
2. Bullett             rf        Biggio              2b
3. Grace               1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Gonzalez            lf        Bell                rf
5. Magadan             3b        Spiers              3b
6. Sandberg            2b        Eusebio             c
7. Servais             c         Mouton              lf
8. Hernandez           ss        Miller              ss
9. Trachsel            p         Kile                p

CUBS 1ST: On a bunt McRae grounded out (pitcher to first);
Bullett lined to right; Grace singled to center; Grace was
picked off first but was safe on an error by Kile [Grace to
second]; Gonzalez walked; Magadan doubled to left [Grace scored,
Gonzalez scored]; Sandberg flied to right; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter singled to center; Biggio singled to center
[Hunter to third]; Trachsel threw a wild pitch [Biggio to
second]; Bagwell lined to third; Bell singled to shortstop
[Hunter scored, Biggio to third]; Spiers lined to shortstop;
Bell stole second; Eusebio walked; Mouton walked [Biggio scored,
Bell to third, Eusebio to second]; Miller lined to right; 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

CUBS 2ND: Servais doubled to shortstop; Hernandez struck out;
Trachsel struck out; McRae struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Kile struck out; Hunter singled to left; Biggio
lined to right; Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 2.

CUBS 3RD: Bullett walked; Grace singled to center [Bullett to
third]; Kile balked [Bullett scored, Grace to second]; Gonzalez
grounded out (second to first) [Grace to third]; Magadan lined
out on a sacrifice fly to left [Grace scored]; Sandberg singled
to center; Servais singled to center [Sandberg to second];
Hernandez walked [Sandberg to third, Servais to second];
Trachsel struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bell singled to left; Spiers grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Bell out at second];
Eusebio grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cubs 4, Astros 2.

CUBS 4TH: McRae walked; Bullett struck out; Grace flied to left;
Gonzalez singled to center [McRae to second]; Magadan lined to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Mouton grounded out (third to first); Miller doubled
to center; Kile struck out; Hunter struck out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Sandberg lined to left; Servais popped to second;
Hernandez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
grounded out (third to first); Bell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Trachsel struck out; McRae popped to third; Bullett
lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Spiers flied to left; Eusebio grounded out (third to
first); Mouton homered; Miller grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 3.

CUBS 7TH: Grace flied to left; Gonzalez flied to left; Magadan
singled to center; Sandberg was hit by a pitch [Magadan to
second]; FOSTER RAN FOR MAGADAN; GUTIERREZ REPLACED KILE
(PLAYING SS); HUDEK REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Servais popped
to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: GOMEZ REPLACED FOSTER (PLAYING 3B); Gutierrez
homered; Hunter grounded out (third to first); Biggio lined to
center; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

CUBS 8TH: Hernandez flied to center; KIESCHNICK BATTED FOR
TRACHSEL; Kieschnick struck out; McRae walked; Bullett flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: BOTTENFIELD REPLACED KIESCHNICK (PITCHING); Bell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Spiers lined to right;
Eusebio was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
4, Astros 4.

CUBS 9TH: MORMAN REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); MANWARING REPLACED
HUDEK (PLAYING C ); Grace grounded out (second to first);
Gonzalez singled to center; OLSON REPLACED MORMAN (PITCHING);
Gonzalez stole second; Gomez struck out (catcher to first);
Sandberg was walked intentionally; Servais walked [Gonzalez to
third, Sandberg to second]; Hernandez grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Mouton grounded out (first to pitcher); Manwaring
singled to center; Gutierrez struck out; Hunter doubled to left
[Manwaring scored]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             4   9   0   13
 Astros           5  10   1    6


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