Houston Astros 9, Chicago Cubs 7 (15 innings)
Regular Season Game 93
Played on Monday, July 14, 1997 (N) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  1    4  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   9 14  3
CHI N    0  0  0    5  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   7 18  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       4   2       6   4
Ausmus c                      5   2   2   5       0   0      10   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   2       2   0      14   1
Gonzalez lf                   7   0   2   0       0   1       4   0
Bell rf                       6   0   2   0       1   1       4   1
Berry 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Carr ph,cf                  2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Mouton cf                     6   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Eusebio ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bogar ss                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Lima p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Abreu ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Minor p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers 3b                   4   1   2   0       0   1       2   3
Reynolds p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gutierrez ss                6   2   2   1       0   0       1   2
Totals                       54   9  14   9       7   9      45  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Berry-Biggio-Bagwell, Bagwell-Gutierrez.
E: Bagwell (8), Bogar (3), Gutierrez (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Spiers (14,off Adams).
3B: Spiers (2,off Tatis).
HR: Bagwell (25,1st inning off Castillo 1 on 1 out); Berry (6,6th inning off
Castillo 0 on 2 out); Ausmus (3,7th inning off Bottenfield 3 on 0 out).
SH: Ausmus (5,off Wendell).
SF: Ausmus (3,off Tatis).
HBP: Ausmus (2,by Castillo); Bagwell (6,by Castillo).
GDP: Gonzalez (8,off Bottenfield).
IBB: Biggio (5,by Adams); Bagwell (19,by Wendell).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Biggio (5,2nd base by Castillo/Servais).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Glanville lf                  7   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
McRae cf                      7   0   4   1       0   0       4   1
Sosa rf                       7   0   1   0       0   2       6   0
Grace 1b                      4   1   0   0       2   0      11   0
  Sanchez pr,ss               1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Dunston ss                    6   1   1   0       0   0       3   8
  Hansen 1b                   1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Sandberg 2b                   7   1   2   0       0   1       4   3
Orie 3b                       7   2   4   2       0   2       3   3
Servais c                     7   1   3   3       0   0      10   2
Castillo p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bottenfield p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Adams p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rojas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  D. Clark ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wendell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Patterson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hubbard ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tatis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Houston ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       60   7  18   7       2   9      45  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Sandberg-Dunston-Grace, Grace, McRae-Servais-Orie.
E: Orie (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Orie (13,off Reynolds); Servais 2 (12,off Reynolds,off Lima); McRae 2 (25,off
Lima,off Magnante).
SH: Castillo (4,off Lima).
GDP: Sosa (9,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Sanchez (2,3rd base by Wagner/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds                      3.1   6   4   4   1   1   0  17
Lima                          2.2   5   2   2   0   2   0  13
Minor                         0.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   4
Magnante                      1.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Martin                        3     0   0   0   0   1   0   9
Wagner W(6-3)                 3     3   0   0   1   1   0  12
Springer SV(1)                1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                       15    18   7   7   2   9   0  63


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Castillo                      6     7   5   5   1   2   2  27
Bottenfield                   1     1   2   2   3   0   1   6
Adams                         1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Rojas                         2     2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Wendell                       0.1   0   0   0   2   0   0   3
Patterson                     2.2   0   0   0   0   5   0   8
Tatis L(0-1)                  2     3   2   1   0   1   0   9
Totals                       15    14   9   8   7   9   3  65

Castillo faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
HBP: Castillo 2 (4,Ausmus,Bagwell).
IBB: Adams (5,Biggio); Wendell (5,Bagwell).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Wally Bell, 2B - Larry Vanover, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 5:19   Attendance: 27803


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Glanville           lf
2. Ausmus              c         McRae               cf
3. Bagwell             1b        Sosa                rf
4. Gonzalez            lf        Grace               1b
5. Bell                rf        Dunston             ss
6. Berry               3b        Sandberg            2b
7. Mouton              cf        Orie                3b
8. Bogar               ss        Servais             c
9. Reynolds            p         Castillo            p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Ausmus was hit by a pitch;
Bagwell homered [Ausmus scored]; Gonzalez flied to right; Bell
singled to center; Berry forced Bell (third to second); 2 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Glanville lined to right; McRae singled to left; Sosa
grounded out (third to first) [McRae to second]; Grace lined to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mouton grounded out (shortstop to first); Bogar
grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Dunston popped to shortstop; Sandberg popped to third;
Orie struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio singled to left; Ausmus forced Biggio
(shortstop to second) [Ausmus to first]; Bagwell was hit by a
pitch [Ausmus to second]; Gonzalez popped to third; Bell forced
Bagwell (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Servais singled to center; Castillo popped to catcher;
Glanville reached on an error by Bogar [Servais to second,
Glanville to first]; McRae singled to center [Servais to third,
Glanville to second]; Sosa grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [McRae out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berry lined to right; Mouton flied to center; Bogar
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Grace walked; Dunston popped to second; Sandberg
singled to left [Grace to second]; Orie doubled to left [Grace
scored, Sandberg to third]; Servais doubled to right [Sandberg
scored, Orie scored]; LIMA REPLACED BOGAR (PITCHING); GUTIERREZ
REPLACED REYNOLDS (PLAYING SS); Castillo out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to first) [Servais to third]; Glanville singled to center
[Servais scored]; McRae doubled to left [Glanville scored]; Sosa
singled to third [McRae to third]; Grace lined to left; 5 R, 6
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Gutierrez grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
walked; Biggio was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Ausmus singled to left; Bagwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 5.

CUBS 5TH: Dunston flied to left; Sandberg flied to left; Orie
singled to left; Servais doubled to center [Orie scored];
Castillo struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Gonzalez lined to left; Bell grounded out (third to
first); Berry homered; Mouton popped to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 6.

CUBS 6TH: Glanville popped to second; McRae popped to second;
Sosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 7TH: ABREU BATTED FOR LIMA; Abreu singled to left;
Gutierrez singled to right [Abreu to second]; BOTTENFIELD
REPLACED CASTILLO (PITCHING); Biggio walked [Abreu to third,
Gutierrez to second]; Ausmus homered [Abreu scored, Gutierrez
scored, Biggio scored]; Bagwell walked; Gonzalez grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Bagwell out at
second]; Bell walked; Berry grounded out (third to first); 4 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 6.

CUBS 7TH: MINOR REPLACED ABREU (PITCHING); Grace lined to
second; Dunston singled to shortstop; Sandberg singled to first
[Dunston to third (error by Bagwell)]; Orie singled to right
[Dunston scored, Sandberg to second]; SPIERS REPLACED MINOR
(PLAYING 3B); MAGNANTE REPLACED BERRY (PITCHING); Servais
grounded out (third to first) [Sandberg to third, Orie to
second]; HERNANDEZ BATTED FOR BOTTENFIELD; Hernandez was called
out on strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 8TH: ADAMS REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Mouton flied to
right; Spiers doubled to right; Gutierrez grounded out (second
to first) [Spiers to third]; Biggio was walked intentionally;
Ausmus flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 8TH: Glanville struck out; McRae doubled to right [McRae
out at third (right to second to third)]; Sosa grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 9TH: ROJAS REPLACED ADAMS (PITCHING); Bagwell lined to
third; Gonzalez singled to center; Bell singled to right
[Gonzalez to third]; HOWARD BATTED FOR MAGNANTE; Howard lined
into a double play to first [Bell out at first (first
unassisted)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 9TH: MARTIN REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Grace grounded out
(second to first); Dunston flied to center; Sandberg struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 10TH: Mouton struck out; Spiers flied to center;
Gutierrez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs
7.

CUBS 10TH: On a bunt Orie grounded out (third to first); Servais
flied to right; D. CLARK BATTED FOR ROJAS; D. Clark flied to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 11TH: WENDELL REPLACED D. CLARK (PITCHING); Biggio
walked; Ausmus out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Biggio to second]; Bagwell was walked intentionally; PATTERSON
REPLACED WENDELL (PITCHING); Gonzalez struck out; Bell struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 11TH: Glanville lined to first; McRae popped to second;
Sosa grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 12TH: CARR BATTED FOR MARTIN; Carr struck out; Mouton
flied to left; Spiers struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 12TH: CARR STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); WAGNER REPLACED
MOUTON (PITCHING); Grace walked; Dunston reached on an error by
Gutierrez [Grace to second, Dunston to first]; SANCHEZ RAN FOR
GRACE; On a bunt Sandberg hit into a double play to first
[Sanchez out at second (first to shortstop)]; Orie singled to
center [Dunston to third]; Servais grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 13TH: SANCHEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); HANSEN
REPLACED DUNSTON (PLAYING 1B); On a bunt Gutierrez made an out
to catcher; Biggio struck out; Ausmus flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 13TH: HUBBARD BATTED FOR PATTERSON; Hubbard grounded out
(third to first); Glanville grounded out (shortstop to first);
McRae flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 14TH: TATIS REPLACED HUBBARD (PITCHING); Bagwell flied to
right; Gonzalez singled to shortstop; Bell forced Gonzalez
(second to shortstop) [Bell to first]; Carr was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 14TH: Sosa struck out; Sanchez singled to right; Hansen
singled to shortstop [Sanchez to second]; Sanchez was picked off
and caught stealing third (pitcher to third); Sandberg popped to
first; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 15TH: EUSEBIO BATTED FOR WAGNER; Eusebio grounded out
(shortstop to first); Spiers tripled to left; Gutierrez singled
to right [Spiers scored]; Biggio reached on an error by Orie
[Gutierrez to third, Biggio to first]; Ausmus sacrifice flied
into a double play to center [Gutierrez scored (unearned),
Biggio out at third (center to catcher to third)]; 2 R (1 ER), 2
H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 7.

CUBS 15TH: SPRINGER REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); Orie struck
out; Servais flied to right; HOUSTON BATTED FOR TATIS; Houston
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  14   3   11
 Cubs             7  18   1   11


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