Chicago Cubs 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 79
Played on Friday, June 27, 1997 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
CHI N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  6  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       1   1       3   2
Carr cf                       1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Mouton ph,cf                4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   2   0       0   3       7   0
Gonzalez lf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Bell rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Berry 3b                      3   1   2   0       1   1       0   2
Ausmus c                      3   0   1   0       0   1       4   2
Gutierrez ss                  2   0   1   0       2   0       2   3
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hampton p                     3   0   0   1       0   0       0   2
  Spiers ss                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   7   1       4   7      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hampton-Gutierrez-Bagwell.
E: Ausmus (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Berry (10,off Foster).
SH: Ausmus (4,off Wendell).
IBB: Biggio (4,by Foster); Gutierrez (2,by Foster).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gutierrez (2,2nd base off Foster/Hubbard).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Glanville lf                  3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
McRae cf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Grace 1b                      2   0   0   1       1   0       9   1
Sosa rf                       3   1   0   0       1   1       4   0
Dunston ss                    2   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Sanchez ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sandberg 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Orie 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Hubbard c                     3   0   2   0       0   0       8   1
Foster p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Tatis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  D. Clark ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Wendell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       26   2   6   2       5   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Sanchez (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Dunston (15,off Hampton); McRae (18,off Hampton).
SH: Foster (7,off Hampton).
SF: Grace (5,off Hampton).
GDP: Dunston (5,off Hampton).
IBB: Sosa (5,by Magnante).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sosa (9,2nd base off Hampton/Ausmus).
CS: Dunston (4,2nd base by Hampton/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton L(3-7)                7.1   6   2   2   4   5   0  30
Magnante                      0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8     6   2   2   5   5   0  33

WP: Hampton (5).
BK: Hampton (1).
IBB: Magnante (2,Sosa).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Foster W(9-5)                 6.2   7   1   1   3   5   0  30
Tatis                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Wendell SV(4)                 2     0   0   0   1   2   0   8
Totals                        9     7   1   1   4   7   0  39

IBB: Foster 2 (3,Biggio,Gutierrez).

Umpires: HP - Larry Vanover, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Paul Runge, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 28265


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Glanville           lf
2. Carr                cf        McRae               cf
3. Bagwell             1b        Grace               1b
4. Gonzalez            lf        Sosa                rf
5. Bell                rf        Dunston             ss
6. Berry               3b        Sandberg            2b
7. Ausmus              c         Orie                3b
8. Gutierrez           ss        Hubbard             c
9. Hampton             p         Foster              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to left; Carr lined to right; Bagwell
singled to center; Gonzalez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Glanville singled to center; Hampton balked [Glanville
to second]; Hampton threw a wild pitch [Glanville to third];
McRae walked; Grace lined out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Glanville scored]; Sosa forced McRae (shortstop to second)
[Sosa to first]; Sosa stole second [Sosa to third (error by
Ausmus)]; Dunston doubled to third [Sosa scored]; Sandberg
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Bell lined to left; Berry singled to right; Ausmus
singled to right [Berry to third]; Gutierrez walked [Ausmus to
second]; Hampton grounded out (first unassisted) [Berry scored,
Ausmus to third, Gutierrez to second]; Biggio was walked
intentionally; MOUTON BATTED FOR CARR; Mouton popped to first; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 2ND: MOUTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Orie grounded out
(second to first); Hubbard singled to center; Foster out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Hubbard to second];
Glanville flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs
2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell was called out on strikes; Gonzalez flied to
center; Bell popped to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cubs 2.

CUBS 3RD: McRae grounded out (third to first); Grace grounded
out (second to first); Sosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Berry struck out; Ausmus grounded out (third to
first); Gutierrez singled to center; Gutierrez stole second;
Hampton grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 4TH: Dunston walked; Sandberg struck out; Dunston was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Orie flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); Mouton lined
to left; Bagwell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 5TH: Hubbard popped to first; Foster struck out; Glanville
walked; McRae forced Glanville (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Gonzalez flied to right; Bell singled to left; Berry
doubled to left [Bell to third]; Ausmus struck out; Gutierrez
was walked intentionally; Hampton grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 6TH: Grace walked; Sosa lined to right; Dunston grounded
into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Grace out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio flied to right; Mouton lined to left; Bagwell
singled to right; TATIS REPLACED FOSTER (PITCHING); Gonzalez
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cubs 2.

CUBS 7TH: Sandberg struck out (catcher to first); Orie struck
out; Hubbard singled to center; D. CLARK BATTED FOR TATIS; D.
Clark singled to center [Hubbard to second]; Glanville popped to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 8TH: WENDELL REPLACED D. CLARK (PITCHING); SANCHEZ
REPLACED DUNSTON (PLAYING SS); Bell grounded out (second to
first); Berry walked; Ausmus out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
first) [Berry to second]; Gutierrez grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

CUBS 8TH: McRae doubled to left; Grace popped to left; MAGNANTE
REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING); SPIERS REPLACED HAMPTON (PLAYING
SS); Sosa was walked intentionally; Sanchez flied to center;
Sandberg lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Spiers reached on an error by Sanchez [Spiers to
first]; Biggio struck out; Mouton popped to right; Bagwell
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   1   11
 Cubs             2   6   1    7


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