Game Information
Score of Game
Chicago Cubs 2 Houston Astros 1
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
21,267
Weather
Vis Manager
Lee Elia (CHN)
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
CHN Record
15-20 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 6 / 10 / 18
CHN Streak
Win 1
HOU Record
15-21 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 11 / 22
HOU Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Bob MolinaroLFLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]10-0---
    1CHN2Junior Kennedy2BRHOUNolan RyanRWalk1---0-0---Walked20-0---
    1CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUNolan RyanRFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]30-0---
    1CHN4Keith MorelandRFRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Denny WallingRFLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner]50-0---
    1HOU2Tony ScottCFLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Junior Kennedy]60-0---
    1HOU3Ray Knight3BRCHNDoug BirdRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ryne Sandberg]70-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN5Gary WoodsCFRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Craig Reynolds]80-0---
    2CHN6Ryne Sandberg3BRHOUNolan RyanRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Denny Walling]90-0---
    2CHN7Larry BowaSSLHOUNolan RyanRSingle2---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field100-0---
    2CHN8Larry CoxCRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Craig Reynolds] ... Larry Bowa forced out at second base110-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner]120-0---
    2HOU5Danny Heep1BLCHNDoug BirdRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout130-0---
    2HOU6Phil Garner2BRCHNDoug BirdRDouble2---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field140-0---
    2HOU7Alan AshbyCLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner]150-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN9Doug BirdPRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout160-0---
    3CHN1Bob MolinaroLFLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]170-0---
    3CHN2Junior Kennedy2BRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout180-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU8Craig ReynoldsSSLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner]190-0---
    3HOU9Nolan RyanPRCHNDoug BirdRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Larry Bowa]200-0---
    3HOU1Denny WallingRFLCHNDoug BirdRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout210-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Nolan Ryan]220-0---
    4CHN4Keith MorelandRFRHOUNolan RyanRSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field230-0---
    4CHN5Gary WoodsCFRHOUNolan RyanRDouble11--0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field; Keith Moreland advanced to third ... Keith Moreland advanced to third240-0---
    4CHN6Ryne Sandberg3BRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout1-230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner] ... Keith Moreland Scored ... Gary Woods advanced to third250-0---
    4CHN7Larry BowaSSLHOUNolan RyanRSingle2--30-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Gary Woods Scored261-0---
    4CHN8Larry CoxCRHOUNolan RyanRStolen Base21--0-0---Larry Bowa Stole 2B [Nolan Ryan/Alan Ashby]272-0Non-Batter Event
    4CHN8Larry CoxCRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout282-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU2Tony ScottCFLCHNDoug BirdRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field290-2---
    4HOU3Ray Knight3BRCHNDoug BirdRStolen Base01--0-0---Tony Scott Stole 2B [Doug Bird/Larry Cox]300-2Non-Batter Event
    4HOU3Ray Knight3BRCHNDoug BirdRFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Keith Moreland]310-2---
    4HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Doug Bird] ... Tony Scott advanced to third320-2---
    4HOU5Danny Heep1BLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner]330-2---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN9Doug BirdPRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]342-0---
    5CHN1Bob MolinaroLFLHOUNolan RyanRWalk1---0-0---Walked352-0---
    5CHN2Junior Kennedy2BRHOUNolan RyanRCaught Stealing11--0-0---Bob Molinaro Caught Stealing 2B [Nolan Ryan/Alan Ashby]362-0Non-Batter Event
    5CHN2Junior Kennedy2BRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout372-0---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU6Phil Garner2BRCHNDoug BirdRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ryne Sandberg]380-2---
    5HOU7Alan AshbyCLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Larry Bowa]390-2---
    5HOU8Craig ReynoldsSSLCHNDoug BirdRPopout2---0-0---Popped out to Catcher [Larry Cox]400-2---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]412-0---
    6CHN4Keith MorelandRFRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Craig Reynolds]422-0---
    6CHN5Gary WoodsCFRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout432-0---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU9Nolan RyanPRCHNDoug BirdRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout440-2---
    6HOU1Denny WallingRFLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Junior Kennedy]450-2---
    6HOU2Tony ScottCFLCHNDoug BirdRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout460-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN6Ryne Sandberg3BRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Craig Reynolds]472-0---
    7CHN7Larry BowaSSLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Phil Garner]482-0---
    7CHN8Larry CoxCRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Ray Knight]492-0---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU3Ray Knight3BRCHNDoug BirdRTriple0---0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Right Field500-2---
    7HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout0--30-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Junior Kennedy] ... Ray Knight Scored510-2---
    7HOU5Danny Heep1BLCHNDoug BirdRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Bill Buckner]521-2---
    7HOU6Phil Garner2BRCHNDoug BirdRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Larry Bowa]531-2---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN9Dan BriggsPHLHOUNolan RyanRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]542-1---
    8CHN1Bob MolinaroLFLHOUNolan RyanRSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field552-1---
    8CHN2Junior Kennedy2BRHOUNolan RyanRNone11--0-0---Bob Molinaro Picked off 1B by [Nolan Ryan]562-1Non-Batter Event
    8CHN2Junior Kennedy2BRHOUNolan RyanRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Tony Scott]572-1---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU7Alan AshbyCLCHNBill CampbellRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Junior Kennedy]581-2---
    8HOU8Craig ReynoldsSSLCHNBill CampbellRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Gary Woods]591-2---
    8HOU9Terry PuhlPHLCHNBill CampbellRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout601-2---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN3Bill Buckner1BLHOUDave SmithRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Danny Heep]612-1---
    9CHN4Keith MorelandRFRHOUDave SmithRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Craig Reynolds]622-1---
    9CHN5Gary WoodsCFRHOUDave SmithRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Craig Reynolds]632-1---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU1Denny WallingRFLCHNBill CampbellRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Dan Briggs]641-2---
    9HOU2Tony ScottCFLCHNBill CampbellRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Dan Briggs]651-2---
    9HOU3Ray Knight3BRCHNBill CampbellRSingle2---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field661-2---
    9HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNBill CampbellRStolen Base21--0-0---Dickie Thon Stole 2B [Bill Campbell/Jody Davis]671-2Non-Batter Event
    9HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNBill CampbellRWalk2-2-0-0---Walked681-2---
    9HOU5Alan KnicelyPHRCHNWillie HernandezLStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout691-2---
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