Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 8 Chicago Cubs 5
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
24,064
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
HOU Record
63-71 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 8 / 17
HOU Streak
Win 1
CHN Record
67-66 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 7 / 14
CHN Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Rafael LandestoySSLCHNRick ReuschelRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Greg Gross]10-0---
    1HOU2Keith Drumright2BLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout1---1-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Manny Trillo]20-0---
    1HOU3Terry PuhlCFLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout2---1-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Rodney Scott]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Greg GrossCFLHOUMark LemongelloRFlyout0---1-2---Flied out to Center Field [Terry Puhl]40-0---
    1CHN2Rodney Scott3BLHOUMark LemongelloRStrikeout1---2-2---Strikeout50-0---
    1CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUMark LemongelloRSingle2---0-1---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Bill Buckner advanced to second60-0---
    1CHN4Dave KingmanLFRHOUMark LemongelloRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Denny Walling]70-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Jose CruzRFLCHNRick ReuschelRSingle0---1-0---Infield Single to Shortstop80-0---
    2HOU5Enos Cabell3BRCHNRick ReuschelRCaught Stealing01--1-0---Jose Cruz Caught Stealing 2B [Rick Reuschel/Dave Rader] ... Jose Cruz advanced to second90-0Non-Batter Event
    2HOU5Enos Cabell3BRCHNRick ReuschelRFlyout0-2-2-2---Flied out to Left Field [Dave Kingman]100-0---
    2HOU6Bob Watson1BRCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout1-2-1-2---Grounded out to Third Base [Rodney Scott]110-0---
    2HOU7Denny WallingLFLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout2-2-3-2---Grounded out to Catcher [Dave Rader]120-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN5Bobby MurcerRFLHOUMark LemongelloRSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field130-0---
    2CHN6Manny Trillo2BRHOUMark LemongelloRStolen Base01--0-1---Bobby Murcer Stole 2B [Mark Lemongello/Bruce Bochy] ... Bobby Murcer advanced to third140-0Non-Batter Event
    2CHN6Manny Trillo2BRHOUMark LemongelloRPopout0--30-2---Popped out to Second Base [Keith Drumright]150-0---
    2CHN7Dave RaderCLHOUMark LemongelloRFlyout1--32-1---Sacrifice Fly to Left Field [Denny Walling]; ... Bobby Murcer Scored160-0---
    2CHN8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUMark LemongelloRPopout2---1-2---Popped out to Left Field [Denny Walling]171-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU8Bruce BochyCRCHNRick ReuschelRSingle0---0-2---Singled on line drive to Left Field180-1---
    3HOU9Mark LemongelloPRCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner] ... Bruce Bochy forced out at second base190-1---
    3HOU1Rafael LandestoySSLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout11--2-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner] ... Mark Lemongello advanced to second200-1---
    3HOU2Keith Drumright2BLCHNRick ReuschelRSingle2-2-1-1---Singled on line drive to Left Field ... Mark Lemongello advanced to third210-1---
    3HOU3Terry PuhlCFLCHNRick ReuschelRStrikeout21-32-2---Strikeout220-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN9Rick ReuschelPRHOUMark LemongelloRDouble0---1-0---Doubled on line drive to Left Field231-0---
    3CHN1Greg GrossCFLHOUMark LemongelloRTriple0-2-3-2---Tripled on line drive to Center Field ... Rick Reuschel Scored241-0---
    3CHN2Rodney Scott3BLHOUMark LemongelloRGroundout0--33-1---Grounded out to Second Base [Keith Drumright]252-0---
    3CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUMark LemongelloRFlyout1--30-0---Flied out to Left Field [Denny Walling]262-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU4Jose CruzRFLCHNRick ReuschelRSingle0---3-1---Infield Single to Third Base270-2---
    4HOU5Enos Cabell3BRCHNRick ReuschelRCaught Stealing01--0-1---Jose Cruz Caught Stealing 2B [Rick Reuschel/Dave Rader]280-2Non-Batter Event
    4HOU5Enos Cabell3BRCHNRick ReuschelRStrikeout1---0-2---Strikeout290-2---
    4HOU6Bob Watson1BRCHNRick ReuschelRSingle2---1-1---Infield Single to Third Base300-2---
    4HOU7Denny WallingLFLCHNRick ReuschelRDouble21--1-0---Doubled on line drive to Right Field; Bob Watson advanced to third ... Bob Watson advanced to third310-2---
    4HOU8Bruce BochyCRCHNRick ReuschelRWild Pitch2-231-0---Wild Pitch by Rick Reuschel ... Bob Watson Scored ... Denny Walling advanced to third320-2Non-Batter Event
    4HOU8Bruce BochyCRCHNRick ReuschelRStrikeout2--32-2---Strikeout331-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN4Dave KingmanLFRHOUMark LemongelloRStrikeout0---0-2---Strikeout342-1---
    4CHN5Bobby MurcerRFLHOUMark LemongelloRWalk1---3-1---Walked352-1---
    4CHN6Manny Trillo2BRHOUMark LemongelloRGroundout11--0-2SSFXGrounded out to Second Base [Keith Drumright] ... Bobby Murcer forced out at second base362-1---
    4CHN7Dave RaderCLHOUMark LemongelloRCaught Stealing21--1-2---Manny Trillo Caught Stealing 2B [Mark Lemongello/Bruce Bochy]372-1Non-Batter Event
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU9Mark LemongelloPRCHNRick ReuschelRSingle0---2-2---Singled on line drive to Right Field381-2---
    5HOU1Rafael LandestoySSLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout01--2-2---Grounded out to Second Base [Manny Trillo] ... Mark Lemongello forced out at second base391-2---
    5HOU2Keith Drumright2BLCHNRick ReuschelRFlyout11--1-1---Flied out to Left Field [Dave Kingman]401-2---
    5HOU3Terry PuhlCFLCHNRick ReuschelRSingle21--0-0---Bunt Single to Catcher ... Rafael Landestoy advanced to second411-2---
    5HOU4Jose CruzRFLCHNRick ReuschelRSingle212-0-0---Infield Single to Third Base ... Terry Puhl advanced to second ... Rafael Landestoy advanced to third421-2---
    5HOU5Enos Cabell3BRCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout21231-2BSSFFXGrounded out to Third Base [Rodney Scott] ... Jose Cruz forced out at second base431-2---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN7Dave RaderCLHOUMark LemongelloRSingle0---3-2---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Dave Rader advanced to third442-1---
    5CHN8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUMark LemongelloRHit by Pitch0--30-2---Hit by Pitch452-1---
    5CHN9Rick ReuschelPRHOUMark LemongelloRLineout01-30-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Rafael Landestoy]462-1---
    5CHN1Greg GrossCFLHOUMark LemongelloRPopout11-30-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Rafael Landestoy]472-1---
    5CHN2Rodney Scott3BLHOUMark LemongelloRWalk21-33-2BBBSSFBWalked ... Ivan DeJesus advanced to second482-1---
    5CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUMark LemongelloRFlyout21231-1---Flied out to Center Field [Terry Puhl]492-1---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU6Bob Watson1BRCHNRick ReuschelRStrikeout0---2-2BBSSFFCStrikeout Looking501-2---
    6HOU7Denny WallingLFLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Catcher [Dave Rader]511-2---
    6HOU8Bruce BochyCRCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout2---2-2BBSSFXGrounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner]521-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN4Dave KingmanLFRHOUMark LemongelloRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Enos Cabell]532-1---
    6CHN5Bobby MurcerRFLHOUMark LemongelloRGroundout1---2-2BBSSFXGrounded out to Second Base [Keith Drumright]542-1---
    6CHN6Manny Trillo2BRHOUMark LemongelloRLineout2---1-2BSSFFXLined out to Center Field [Terry Puhl]552-1---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU9Mark LemongelloPRCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Manny Trillo]561-2---
    7HOU1Rafael LandestoySSLCHNRick ReuschelRFlyout1---2-2---Flied out to Center Field [Greg Gross]571-2---
    7HOU2Keith Drumright2BLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Manny Trillo]581-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN7Dave RaderCLHOUMark LemongelloRFlyout0---1-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jose Cruz]592-1---
    7CHN8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUMark LemongelloRStrikeout1---2-2---Strikeout602-1---
    7CHN9Rick ReuschelPRHOUMark LemongelloRGroundout2---1-1---Grounded out to Third Base [Enos Cabell]612-1---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU3Terry PuhlCFLCHNRick ReuschelRGroundout0---2-2---Grounded out to Second Base [Manny Trillo]621-2---
    8HOU4Jose CruzRFLCHNRick ReuschelRLineout1---2-2---Lined out to Shortstop [Ivan DeJesus]631-2---
    8HOU5Enos Cabell3BRCHNRick ReuschelRLineout2---1-1---Lined out to Shortstop [Ivan DeJesus]641-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN1Greg GrossCFLHOUMark LemongelloRDouble0---1-2---Doubled on line drive to Center Field652-1---
    8CHN2Rodney Scott3BLHOUMark LemongelloRFIelders Choice0-2-0-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice ... Greg Gross advanced to third662-1---
    8CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUMark LemongelloRTriple01-30-0---Tripled on line drive to Right Field ... Rodney Scott Scored ... Greg Gross Scored672-1---
    8CHN4Dave KingmanLFRHOUJoaquin AndujarRPopout0--32-2---Popped out to Third Base [Enos Cabell]684-1---
    8CHN5Bobby MurcerRFLHOUJoaquin AndujarRIntentional Walk1--33-0---Walked Intentionally694-1---
    8CHN6Manny Trillo2BRHOUJoaquin AndujarRFlyout11-30-0---Sacrifice Fly to Right Field [Jose Cruz]; ... Bill Buckner Scored ... Bobby Murcer advanced to second704-1---
    8CHN7Dave RaderCLHOUJoaquin AndujarRLineout2-2-2-2---Lined out to Right Field [Jose Cruz]715-1---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU6Bob Watson1BRCHNRick ReuschelRSingle0---2-1---Singled on ground ball to Center Field721-5---
    9HOU7Denny WallingLFLCHNRick ReuschelRSingle01--0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Bob Watson advanced to third731-5---
    9HOU8Wilbur HowardPHLCHNBruce SutterRGroundout01-31-1---Grounded out to Second Base [Manny Trillo] ... Denny Walling forced out at second base ... Bob Watson Scored741-5---
    9HOU9Jesus AlouPHRCHNBruce SutterRSingle11--1-0---Singled on line drive to Center Field ... Wilbur Howard advanced to third752-5---
    9HOU1Rafael LandestoySSLCHNBruce SutterRStolen Base11-31-0---Jimmy Sexton Stole 2B [Bruce Sutter/Dave Rader]762-5Non-Batter Event
    9HOU1Rafael LandestoySSLCHNBruce SutterRWild Pitch1-232-0---Wild Pitch by Bruce Sutter ... Wilbur Howard Scored ... Jimmy Sexton advanced to third772-5Non-Batter Event
    9HOU1Rafael LandestoySSLCHNBruce SutterRPopout1--33-2---Popped out to Left Field [Greg Gross]783-5---
    9HOU2Keith Drumright2BLCHNBruce SutterRSingle2--30-1---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Jimmy Sexton Scored793-5---
    9HOU3Terry PuhlCFLCHNBruce SutterRSingle21--1-2---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Keith Drumright advanced to third804-5---
    9HOU4Jose CruzRFLCHNWillie HernandezLWalk21-33-1---Walked ... Terry Puhl advanced to second814-5---
    9HOU5Enos Cabell3BRCHNLynn McGlothenRReached on Error21230-0---Reached on Error by Shortstop [Ivan DeJesus] ... Terry Puhl Scored ... Keith Drumright Scored ... Jose Cruz advanced to third824-5---
    9HOU6Bob Watson1BRCHNLynn McGlothenRStolen Base21-31-0---Enos Cabell Stole 2B [Lynn McGlothen/Larry Cox]836-5Non-Batter Event
    9HOU6Bob Watson1BRCHNLynn McGlothenRSingle2-233-2---Infield Single to Second Base ... Jose Cruz Scored ... Enos Cabell advanced to third846-5---
    9HOU7Denny WallingLFLCHNLynn McGlothenRSingle21-30-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field ... Enos Cabell Scored ... Bob Watson advanced to third857-5---
    9HOU8Wilbur Howard---LCHNLynn McGlothenRGroundout21-31-2BSSFFFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Ivan DeJesus] ... Denny Walling forced out at second base868-5---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN8Ivan DeJesusSSRHOUJoe SambitoLLineout0---2-2---Lined out to Left Field [Denny Walling]875-8---
    9CHN9Gene ClinesPHRHOUJoe SambitoLFlyout1---3-2---Flied out to Center Field [Terry Puhl]885-8---
    9CHN1Mike VailPHRHOUJoe SambitoLReached on Error2---1-2BSSFXReached on Error by Shortstop [Rafael Landestoy]895-8---
    9CHN2Davey JohnsonPHRHOUJoe SambitoLStrikeout21--2-2BBSSFFCStrikeout Looking905-8---
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