The Atlanta Braves decisively defeated the Chicago Cubs, 9 to 5, on August 18, 1987.

Final

CHC

Cubs

60-59

5

ATL

Braves

51-68

9

1

0

4

2

0

0

3

4

1

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

1

1

7

0

0

8

0

3

9

0

R

5

9

H

6

11

E

2

0

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 1st

CHC

ATL

Braves

Single by Ken Oberkfell; Dion James scored.

0

1

Braves

Single by Ozzie Virgil; Dale Murphy and Gerald Perry scored.

0

3

Braves

Single by Jeff Blauser; Ken Griffey scored.

0

4

Top 3rd

CHC

ATL

Cubs

Andre Dawson groundedout; Dave Martinez scored.

1

4

Cubs

Double by Rafael Palmeiro; Ryne Sandberg scored.

2

4

Cubs

Single by Manny Trillo; Rafael Palmeiro and Andre Dawson scored.

4

4

Bottom 3rd

CHC

ATL

Braves

Jeff Blauser hit ground ball; error by Luis Quinones; Dale Murphy scored.

4

5

Top 6th

CHC

ATL

Cubs

Home run by Ryne Sandberg.

5

5

Bottom 6th

CHC

ATL

Braves

Dion James groundedout; Ozzie Virgil scored.

5

6

Bottom 8th

CHC

ATL

Braves

Home run by Dion James; Glenn Hubbard and Jeff Blauser scored.

5

9

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