Chicago Cubs 2, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 32
Played on Wednesday, May 6, 1998 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  1  1
CHI N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   2  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Bell rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   3       5   1
Howell 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   3       1   3
Alou cf                       3   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Clark lf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   1   0       0   2       1   1
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   2      10   1
Reynolds p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Spiers ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       27   0   1   0       0  20      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Gutierrez-Bagwell.
E: Clark (1).

BATTING - 
SH: Reynolds (3,off Wood).
HBP: Biggio (3,by Wood).
Team LOB: 2.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brown cf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Morandini 2b                  4   1   1   0       0   2       1   1
Sosa rf                       4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Grace 1b                      3   1   2   0       1   0       4   1
Rodriguez lf                  2   0   0   1       0   2       0   0
  Hernandez lf                1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Blauser ss                    3   0   2   0       0   0       0   2
Martinez c                    2   0   0   0       1   0      20   0
Orie 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Wood p                        3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       29   2   8   2       2  10      27   4

BATTING - 
2B: Grace (7,off Reynolds); Blauser (4,off Reynolds).
SF: Rodriguez (1,off Reynolds).
GDP: Morandini (2,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Hernandez (1,2nd base by Reynolds/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(2-3)               8     8   2   1   2  10   0  32


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wood W(3-2)                   9     1   0   0   0  20   0  29

BK: Wood (2).
HBP: Wood (3,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Meals, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Gerry Davis, 3B - Wally Bell
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 15758


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Brown               cf
2. Bell                rf        Morandini           2b
3. Bagwell             1b        Sosa                rf
4. Howell              3b        Grace               1b
5. Alou                cf        Rodriguez           lf
6. Clark               lf        Blauser             ss
7. Gutierrez           ss        Martinez            c
8. Ausmus              c         Orie                3b
9. Reynolds            p         Wood                p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Bell struck out; Bagwell was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Brown struck out; Morandini struck out; Sosa struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Howell struck out; Alou struck out; Clark flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Grace doubled to left [Grace to third (error by
Clark)]; Rodriguez out on a sacrifice fly to center [Grace
scored (unearned)]; Blauser grounded out (third to first);
Martinez walked; Orie struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Gutierrez singled to third; Ausmus struck out;
Reynolds out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Gutierrez to
second]; Wood balked [Gutierrez to third]; Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 3RD: Wood was called out on strikes; On a bunt Brown
singled to third; Morandini struck out; Sosa singled to second
[Brown to third]; Grace walked [Sosa to second]; Rodriguez was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bell flied to right; Bagwell was called out on
strikes; Howell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 4TH: Blauser doubled to left; Martinez flied to right; Orie
was called out on strikes; Wood grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou was called out on strikes; Clark was called out
on strikes; Gutierrez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: Brown singled to center; Morandini grounded into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Brown out at
second]; Sosa struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs
1.

ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus grounded out (second to first); Reynolds was
called out on strikes; Biggio was hit by a pitch; Bell popped to
first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Grace grounded out (second to first); Rodriguez struck
out; Blauser singled to center; Martinez lined to third; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell struck out; Howell struck out; Alou struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 7TH: Orie grounded out (third to first); Wood popped to
second; Brown grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 8TH: HERNANDEZ REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING LF); Clark
struck out; Gutierrez struck out; Ausmus was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 8TH: Morandini singled to right; Sosa flied to right; Grace
singled to right [Morandini to third]; Hernandez forced Grace
(third to second) [Morandini scored]; Hernandez was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 9TH: SPIERS BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Spiers struck out;
Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   1   1    2
 Cubs             2   8   0    6


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