Houston Astros 8, Chicago Cubs 3
Regular Season Game 130
Played on Saturday, August 22, 1998 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    1  1  0    1  1  3    1  0  0  -   8 15  0
CHI N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   3  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   2   2   1       0   2       3   3
Ausmus c                      5   0   1   0       0   0      12   0
Bell rf                       5   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Magnante p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Alou lf                       5   3   4   2       0   0       2   0
Everett cf                    5   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Spiers 3b                     4   1   3   3       0   0       2   0
Gutierrez ss                  4   0   2   1       0   0       2   2
Randy Johnson p               3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Incaviglia ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hidalgo rf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   8  15   8       1   4      27   6

BATTING - 
HR: Biggio (14,1st inning off Wengert 0 on 0 out); Alou (37,4th inning off
Wengert 0 on 0 out); Spiers (3,6th inning off Adams 2 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (41,2nd base off Adams/Servais).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Johnson cf                    4   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
Alexander 2b                  3   0   0   0       2   1       3   4
Grace 1b                      3   0   0   0       2   1      14   0
Sosa rf                       5   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Hill lf                       3   1   1   1       1   1       2   0
Hernandez ss                  3   0   0   0       0   2       2   5
  Mulholland p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rodriguez ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Stevens p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gaetti 3b                     2   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Servais c                     4   1   2   0       0   1       4   1
Wengert p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Adams p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blauser ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Brown ph                    1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   5   3       7  11      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Alexander-Grace.
E: Servais (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Servais (10,off Henry).
HR: Hill (4,2nd inning off Randy Johnson 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Gaetti (7,by Randy Johnson).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Randy Johnson W(4-1)          7     2   1   1   3   9   1  27
Magnante                      0     0   0   0   2   0   0   2
Henry                         1     3   2   2   1   1   0   7
Miller                        1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     5   3   3   7  11   1  40

Magnante faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Henry faced 3 batters in the 9th inning
HBP: Randy Johnson (2,Gaetti).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wengert L(1-3)                4     7   4   3   0   2   2  19
Adams                         2.1   6   4   4   1   0   1  13
Mulholland                    1.2   2   0   0   0   2   0   7
Stevens                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    15   8   7   1   4   3  42

Wengert faced 1 batter in the 5th inning

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Jeff Nelson, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Jeff Kellogg
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 39886


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Johnson             cf
2. Ausmus              c         Alexander           2b
3. Bell                rf        Grace               1b
4. Bagwell             1b        Sosa                rf
5. Alou                lf        Hill                lf
6. Everett             cf        Hernandez           ss
7. Spiers              3b        Gaetti              3b
8. Gutierrez           ss        Servais             c
9. Randy Johnson       p         Wengert             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio homered; Ausmus lined to shortstop; Bell
grounded out (second to first); Bagwell grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Johnson was called out on strikes; Alexander struck
out; Grace walked; Sosa popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou singled to center; Everett popped to catcher;
Spiers singled to right [Alou to third]; Gutierrez grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Alou scored, Spiers to second]; Randy
Johnson grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Hill homered; Hernandez popped to second; Gaetti
walked; Servais singled to left [Gaetti to second]; On a bunt
Wengert forced Gaetti (pitcher to third) [Servais to second];
Johnson was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio struck out (catcher to first); Ausmus popped
to first; Bell singled to center; Bagwell popped to shortstop; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 3RD: Alexander walked; Grace grounded out (second to first)
[Alexander to second]; Sosa struck out; Hill popped to catcher;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou homered; Everett grounded out (second to
first); Spiers singled to center; Gutierrez forced Spiers
(shortstop to second); Randy Johnson struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 1.

CUBS 4TH: Hernandez was called out on strikes; Gaetti was hit by
a pitch; Servais popped to second; Wengert forced Gaetti
(shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio singled to center; ADAMS REPLACED WENGERT
(PITCHING); Biggio stole second [Biggio to third (error by
Servais)]; Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Biggio scored (unearned)];
Bagwell popped to third; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: Johnson flied to left; Alexander grounded out (second
to first); Grace struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cubs 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou singled to left; Everett singled to right [Alou
to third]; Spiers homered [Alou scored, Everett scored];
Gutierrez singled to center; Randy Johnson lined into a double
play (second to first) [Gutierrez out at first]; Biggio grounded
out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs
1.

CUBS 6TH: Sosa grounded out (shortstop to first); Hill was
called out on strikes; Hernandez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Ausmus grounded out (first unassisted); Bell singled
to left; Bagwell walked [Bell to second]; Alou singled to left
[Bell scored, Bagwell to second]; MULHOLLAND REPLACED HERNANDEZ
(PITCHING); BLAUSER REPLACED ADAMS (PLAYING SS); Everett flied
to left; Spiers grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 1.

CUBS 7TH: Gaetti grounded out (shortstop to first); Servais
struck out; Blauser flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 8, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Gutierrez singled to center; INCAVIGLIA BATTED FOR
RANDY JOHNSON; Incaviglia was called out on strikes; Biggio
struck out; Ausmus singled to right [Gutierrez to second]; Bell
forced Ausmus (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 8, Cubs 1.

CUBS 8TH: HIDALGO REPLACED INCAVIGLIA (PLAYING RF); MAGNANTE
REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); Johnson walked; Alexander walked
[Johnson to second]; HENRY REPLACED MAGNANTE (PITCHING); Grace
lined to first; Sosa forced Johnson (third unassisted)
[Alexander to second]; Hill walked [Alexander to third, Sosa to
second]; RODRIGUEZ BATTED FOR MULHOLLAND; Rodriguez struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 9TH: STEVENS REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); Bagwell flied
to left; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Everett popped
to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 1.

CUBS 9TH: Gaetti singled to left; Servais doubled to left
[Gaetti to third]; BROWN BATTED FOR BLAUSER; Brown singled to
center [Gaetti scored, Servais scored]; MILLER REPLACED HENRY
(PITCHING); Johnson flied to left; Alexander forced Brown
(second to shortstop); Grace walked [Alexander to second]; Sosa
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cubs 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  15   0    7
 Cubs             3   5   1   10


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