Houston Astros 12, Chicago Cubs 3
Regular Season Game 132
Played on Monday, August 24, 1998 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  2    3  2  3  -  12 11  1
CHI N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   3  9  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   3   2   2       1   0       2   3
Berry 3b                      5   2   2   1       0   0       0   2
  Spiers 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Bell rf                       4   1   0   0       1   2       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   0   0       1   1       7   1
Alou lf                       3   2   3   3       2   0       2   1
Everett cf                    5   1   2   5       0   0       2   0
Eusebio c                     5   0   0   0       0   2      11   1
Gutierrez ss                  5   1   2   0       0   1       1   2
Reynolds p                    1   0   0   0       1   1       1   1
  Clark ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Elarton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Incaviglia ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37  12  11  11       6   9      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Gutierrez (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (42,off Clark); Berry (13,off Clark); Gutierrez (19,off Stevens).
HR: Alou (38,6th inning off Karchner 1 on 0 out); Biggio (17,8th inning off
Stevens 1 on 1 out); Everett (13,9th inning off Heredia 2 on 0 out).
SH: Elarton (3,off Stevens).
HBP: Biggio (23,by Karchner).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Everett (12,2nd base by Karchner/Servais).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Johnson cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Morandini 2b                  4   1   2   2       0   0       1   3
  Heredia p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Sosa rf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       3   1
Grace 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Brown lf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Hernandez 3b,2b               4   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Blauser ss                    4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Servais c                     4   0   2   0       0   0       9   2
Clark p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Myers p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martinez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Karchner p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stevens p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gaetti ph,3b                1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3   9   2       0   9      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sosa-Grace.
E: Hernandez (10), Blauser (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Brown (15,off Reynolds); Grace (30,off Elarton).
3B: Brown (6,off Powell).
HR: Morandini (7,8th inning off Elarton 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morandini (11,2nd base off Reynolds/Eusebio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds W(16-8)              6     4   1   0   0   7   0  22
Elarton                       2     4   2   2   0   2   1   9
Powell                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9   3   2   0   9   1  35


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clark L(7-12)                 2     4   2   2   0   4   0  10
Myers                         3     1   0   0   2   1   0  11
Karchner                      1.2   3   5   4   2   1   1  12
Stevens                       1.1   2   2   2   0   2   1   6
Heredia                       1     1   3   3   2   1   1   6
Totals                        9    11  12  11   6   9   3  45

WP: Karchner (1), Heredia (6).
HBP: Karchner (1,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Jim Quick, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Jeff Nelson
Time of Game: 2:58   Attendance: 34711


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Johnson             cf
2. Berry               3b        Morandini           2b
3. Bell                rf        Sosa                rf
4. Bagwell             1b        Grace               1b
5. Alou                lf        Brown               lf
6. Everett             cf        Hernandez           3b
7. Eusebio             c         Blauser             ss
8. Gutierrez           ss        Servais             c
9. Reynolds            p         Clark               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to left; Berry doubled to right
[Biggio scored]; Bell struck out; Bagwell was called out on
strikes; Alou singled to left [Berry scored]; Everett popped to
first; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Johnson was called out on strikes; Morandini singled
to left; Sosa struck out while Morandini stole second; Grace
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Eusebio struck out; Gutierrez singled to left;
Reynolds struck out; Biggio flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Brown doubled to right; Hernandez lined to right;
Blauser struck out; Servais singled to shortstop [Brown scored
(error by Gutierrez) (unearned)]; Clark struck out; 1 R (0 ER),
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 3RD: MYERS REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); Berry grounded out
(second to first); Bell grounded out (second to first); Bagwell
lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 3RD: Johnson grounded out (second to first); Morandini
grounded out (pitcher to second to first); Sosa grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou singled to center; Everett flied to left;
Eusebio lined into a double play (right to first) [Alou out at
first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 4TH: Grace grounded out (second to first); Brown struck
out; Hernandez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs
1.

ASTROS 5TH: Gutierrez struck out; Reynolds walked; Biggio walked
[Reynolds to second]; Berry flied to right; Bell lined to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: Blauser grounded out (third to first); Servais
grounded out (third to first); MARTINEZ BATTED FOR MYERS;
Martinez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 6TH: KARCHNER REPLACED MARTINEZ (PITCHING); Bagwell
reached on an error by Hernandez [Bagwell to second]; Alou
homered [Bagwell scored (unearned)]; Everett reached on an error
by Blauser; Everett was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Eusebio grounded out (second to first); Gutierrez
popped to second; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Johnson popped to second; Morandini flied to left;
Sosa singled to left; Grace lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 4, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 7TH: CLARK BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Clark struck out; Biggio
was hit by a pitch; Berry singled to center [Biggio to third];
Karchner threw a wild pitch [Biggio scored, Berry to second];
Bell walked; Bagwell flied to center; Alou walked [Berry to
third, Bell to second]; Everett singled to right [Berry scored,
Bell scored, Alou to third, Everett to second (on throw)];
STEVENS REPLACED KARCHNER (PITCHING); Eusebio struck out; 3 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 1.

CUBS 7TH: ELARTON REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING); Brown flied to
center; Hernandez was called out on strikes; Blauser struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Gutierrez doubled to left; Elarton out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Gutierrez to third]; Biggio
homered [Gutierrez scored]; Berry grounded out (first
unassisted); Bell struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9,
Cubs 1.

CUBS 8TH: SPIERS REPLACED BERRY (PLAYING 3B); Servais singled to
right; GAETTI BATTED FOR STEVENS; Gaetti forced Servais (third
to second); Johnson popped to catcher; Morandini homered [Gaetti
scored]; Sosa singled to left; Grace doubled to left [Sosa out
at home (left to shortstop to catcher)]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 9, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 9TH: HERNANDEZ CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); GAETTI
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); HEREDIA REPLACED MORANDINI
(PITCHING); Bagwell walked; Alou walked [Bagwell to second];
Heredia threw a wild pitch [Bagwell to third, Alou to second];
Everett homered [Bagwell scored, Alou scored]; Eusebio grounded
out (second to pitcher); Gutierrez flied to center; INCAVIGLIA
BATTED FOR ELARTON; Incaviglia struck out; 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 12, Cubs 3.

CUBS 9TH: POWELL REPLACED INCAVIGLIA (PITCHING); Brown tripled
to center; Hernandez reached on a fielder's choice [Brown out at
home (third to catcher to shortstop), Hernandez to second (on
throw)]; Blauser flied to center [Hernandez to third]; Servais
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
12, Cubs 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          12  11   1    6
 Cubs             3   9   2    5


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