Game Information
Score of Game
Chicago Cubs 6 Houston Astros 4
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
20,678
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Hal Lanier (HOU)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
CHN Record
22-14 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 2 / 3
CHN Streak
Win 4
HOU Record
19-17 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 5 / 10
HOU Streak
Loss 3
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Bob DernierCFRHOUBob KnepperLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Phil Garner]10-0---
    1CHN2Ryne Sandberg2BRHOUBob KnepperLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout20-0---
    1CHN3Andre DawsonRFRHOUBob KnepperLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Billy HatcherCFRCHNScott SandersonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Jody Davis]40-0---
    1HOU2Bill Doran2BLCHNScott SandersonRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout50-0---
    1HOU3Craig ReynoldsSSLCHNScott SandersonRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout60-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN4Jody DavisCRHOUBob KnepperLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]70-0---
    2CHN5Brian DayettLFRHOUBob KnepperLHome Run1---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to Left Field80-0---
    2CHN6Keith Moreland3BRHOUBob KnepperLWalk1---0-0---Walked91-0---
    2CHN7Manny Trillo1BRHOUBob KnepperLHome Run11--0-0---Home Run on fly ball to ... Keith Moreland Scored101-0---
    2CHN8Shawon DunstonSSRHOUBob KnepperLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Craig Reynolds]113-0---
    2CHN9Scott SandersonPRHOUBob KnepperLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Bob Knepper]123-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNScott SandersonRHome Run0---0-0---Home Run on ground ball to Right Field130-3---
    2HOU5Kevin BassRFLCHNScott SandersonRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Brian Dayett]141-3---
    2HOU6Alan AshbyCLCHNScott SandersonRWalk1---0-0---Walked151-3---
    2HOU7Glenn Davis1BRCHNScott SandersonRStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout161-3---
    2HOU8Phil Garner3BRCHNScott SandersonRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Ryne Sandberg]171-3---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN1Bob DernierCFRHOUBob KnepperLDouble0---0-0---Doubled on line drive to Center Field183-1---
    3CHN2Ryne Sandberg2BRHOUBob KnepperLWalk0-2-0-0---Walked193-1---
    3CHN3Andre DawsonRFRHOUBob KnepperLGroundout012-0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Glenn Davis] ... Ryne Sandberg forced out at second base ... Bob Dernier advanced to third203-1---
    3CHN4Jody DavisCRHOUBob KnepperLGroundout11-30-0---Grounded out to First Base [Glenn Davis]. Double Play ... Andre Dawson out at 2b. ... Bob Dernier Scored213-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU9Bob KnepperPLCHNMike MasonLDouble0---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Center Field221-4---
    3HOU1Billy HatcherCFRCHNMike MasonLStrikeout0-2-0-0---Strikeout231-4---
    3HOU2Bill Doran2BRCHNMike MasonLLineout1-2-0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Brian Dayett]241-4---
    3HOU3Craig ReynoldsSSLCHNMike MasonLLineout2-2-0-0---Lined out to First Base [Manny Trillo]251-4---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN5Brian DayettLFRHOUBob KnepperLHome Run0---0-0---Home Run on line drive to Left Field264-1---
    4CHN6Keith Moreland3BRHOUBob KnepperLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]275-1---
    4CHN7Manny Trillo1BRHOUBob KnepperLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout285-1---
    4CHN8Shawon DunstonSSRHOUBob KnepperLHome Run2---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to Left Field295-1---
    4CHN9Mike MasonPLHOUBob KnepperLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout306-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNMike MasonLWalk0---0-0---Walked311-6---
    4HOU5Kevin BassRFRCHNMike MasonLLineout01--0-0---Lined out to Left Field [Brian Dayett]321-6---
    4HOU6Alan AshbyCRCHNMike MasonLReached on Error11--0-0---Reached on Error by Second Base [Ryne Sandberg] ... Jose Cruz advanced to third331-6---
    4HOU7Glenn Davis1BRCHNMike MasonLPopout11-30-0---Popped out to First Base [Manny Trillo]341-6---
    4HOU8Phil Garner3BRCHNMike MasonLStrikeout21-30-0---Strikeout351-6---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN1Bob DernierCFRHOUJulio SolanoRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Phil Garner]366-1---
    5CHN2Ryne Sandberg2BRHOUJulio SolanoRWalk1---0-0---Walked376-1---
    5CHN3Andre DawsonRFRHOUJulio SolanoRStolen Base11--0-0---Ryne Sandberg Stole 2B [Julio Solano/Alan Ashby]386-1Non-Batter Event
    5CHN3Andre DawsonRFRHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Billy Hatcher]396-1---
    5CHN4Jody DavisCRHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]406-1---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU9Julio SolanoPRCHNMike MasonLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout411-6---
    5HOU1Billy HatcherCFRCHNMike MasonLSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base ... Billy Hatcher advanced to second421-6---
    5HOU2Bill Doran2BRCHNMike MasonLSingle1-2-0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Billy Hatcher Scored431-6---
    5HOU3Dickie ThonPHRCHNMike MasonLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Ryne Sandberg]. Double Play ... Bill Doran out at 2b.442-6---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN5Brian DayettLFRHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Alan Ashby]456-2---
    6CHN6Keith Moreland3BRHOUJulio SolanoRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Doran]466-2---
    6CHN7Manny Trillo1BRHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Alan Ashby]476-2---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNMike MasonLSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field482-6---
    6HOU5Kevin BassRFRCHNMike MasonLFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Brian Dayett]492-6---
    6HOU6Alan AshbyCRCHNMike MasonLGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Shawon Dunston]. Double Play ... Jose Cruz out at 2b.502-6---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN8Shawon DunstonSSRHOUJulio SolanoRSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field516-2---
    7CHN9Chico WalkerPHLHOUJulio SolanoRCaught Stealing01--0-0---Shawon Dunston Caught Stealing 2B [Julio Solano/Alan Ashby]526-2Non-Batter Event
    7CHN9Chico WalkerPHLHOUJulio SolanoRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout536-2---
    7CHN1Bob DernierCFRHOUJulio SolanoRTriple2---0-0---Tripled on line drive to Center Field546-2---
    7CHN2Ryne Sandberg2BRHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout2--30-0---Flied out to Catcher [Alan Ashby]556-2---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU7Glenn Davis1BRCHNDickie NolesRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Bob Dernier]562-6---
    7HOU8Phil Garner3BRCHNDickie NolesRWalk1---0-0---Walked572-6---
    7HOU9Paul HouseholderPHLCHNDickie NolesRDouble11--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Right Field; Phil Garner advanced to third ... Phil Garner advanced to third582-6---
    7HOU1Billy HatcherCFRCHNDickie NolesRWalk1-230-0---Walked592-6---
    7HOU2Bill Doran2BLCHNEd LynchRSingle11230-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Paul Householder Scored ... Phil Garner Scored ... Billy Hatcher advanced to second602-6---
    7HOU3Mark BaileyPHLCHNEd LynchRGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Ryne Sandberg]. Double Play ... Bill Doran out at 2b.614-6---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN3Andre DawsonRFRHOUAurelio LopezRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Kevin Bass]626-4---
    8CHN4Jody DavisCRHOUAurelio LopezRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]636-4---
    8CHN5Brian DayettLFRHOUAurelio LopezRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Jim Pankovits]646-4---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU4Jose CruzLFLCHNFrank DiPinoLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Shawon Dunston]654-6---
    8HOU5Kevin BassRFRCHNFrank DiPinoLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Andre Dawson]664-6---
    8HOU6Alan AshbyCRCHNFrank DiPinoLSingle2---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field674-6---
    8HOU7Glenn Davis1BRCHNLee SmithRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout684-6---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9CHN6Keith Moreland3BRHOUAurelio LopezRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Paul Householder]696-4---
    9CHN7Manny Trillo1BRHOUAurelio LopezRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout706-4---
    9CHN8Shawon DunstonSSRHOUAurelio LopezRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]716-4---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU8Phil Garner3BRCHNLee SmithRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Dave Martinez]724-6---
    9HOU9Paul HouseholderCFLCHNLee SmithRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Ryne Sandberg]734-6---
    9HOU1Jim Pankovits2BRCHNLee SmithRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout744-6---
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