Chicago Cubs 11, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 25
Played on Tuesday, May 2, 2000 (N) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  4  1
CHI N    0  4  1    0  5  0    0  1  x  -  11 16  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     2   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Caminiti 3b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
Ward lf                       3   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Meluskey c                    4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Spiers ss                     3   0   0   0       1   2       1   1
Lima p                        2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Cabrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berkman ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eusebio ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       6   6      24   5

FIELDING - 
E: Bagwell (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Eusebio (2,off Williams).
HR: Ward (6,6th inning off Wood 0 on 1 out).
SH: Cedeno (1,off Wood).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (10,2nd base off Wood/Girardi).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
E. Young 2b                   5   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Gutierrez ss                  5   1   2   0       0   1       0   3
Grace 1b                      4   1   3   1       1   0       7   0
Sosa rf                       5   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Rodriguez lf                  3   3   2   0       2   0       5   0
Greene 3b                     4   2   4   4       0   0       0   2
  Williams p                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Buford cf                     4   2   1   0       0   1       2   0
Girardi c                     4   1   1   3       0   0       7   0
Wood p                        3   1   1   2       0   1       0   0
  Andrews 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       39  11  16  11       3   6      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Rodriguez 2 (6,off Lima,off Henry); Greene (1,off Lima); Grace (5,off Lima);
Williams (1,off Henry).
HR: Wood (1,2nd inning off Lima 1 on 1 out); Greene (1,5th inning off Lima
1 on 0 out); Girardi (1,5th inning off Lima 1 on 0 out).
SH: Buford (3,off Lima).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Grace (1,3rd base off Lima/Meluskey); Rodriguez (1,2nd base off Lima/Meluskey).
CS: Sosa (2,2nd base by Lima/Meluskey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima L(1-5)                   4.2  13  10   9   3   5   3  30
Cabrera                       1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   5
J. Powell                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Henry                         1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8    16  11  10   3   6   3  43


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wood W(1-0)                   6     3   1   1   4   4   1  25
Williams SV(1)                3     1   0   0   2   2   0  12
Totals                        9     4   1   1   6   6   1  37

WP: Wood (1).

Umpires: HP - Mike Fichter, 1B - Dale Scott, 2B - Tim Welke, 3B - Gary Cederstrom
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 38121


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        E. Young            2b
2. Cedeno              cf        Gutierrez           ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Grace               1b
4. Caminiti            3b        Sosa                rf
5. Ward                lf        Rodriguez           lf
6. Hidalgo             rf        Greene              3b
7. Meluskey            c         Buford              cf
8. Spiers              ss        Girardi             c
9. Lima                p         Wood                p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
singled; Wood threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to second]; Bagwell
flied to left; Caminiti walked; Ward flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: E. Young grounded out (second to first); Gutierrez
lined to center; Grace singled; Sosa singled to center [Grace to
third]; Sosa was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo flied to right; Meluskey grounded out (first
unassisted); Spiers walked; Lima struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Rodriguez doubled to left; Greene doubled to right
[Rodriguez scored]; Buford reached on an error by Bagwell on a
sacrifice bunt [Greene to third]; Girardi grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Greene scored, Buford to second]; Wood
homered [Buford scored (unearned)]; E. Young grounded out (first
unassisted); Gutierrez struck out; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio flied to left; Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole
second; Bagwell flied to right; Caminiti flied to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 4.

CUBS 3RD: Grace walked; Sosa was called out on strikes;
Rodriguez walked [Grace to second]; Grace stole third and
Rodriguez stole second; Greene singled to right [Grace scored,
Rodriguez to third]; Buford struck out; Girardi grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Ward flied to left; Hidalgo grounded out (third to
first); Meluskey flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 5.

CUBS 4TH: Wood struck out; E. Young lined to first; Gutierrez
singled to right; Grace singled to right [Gutierrez to second];
Sosa flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Spiers was called out on strikes; Lima singled to
right; Biggio walked [Lima to second]; Cedeno out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Lima to third, Biggio to second]; Bagwell
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs
5.

CUBS 5TH: Rodriguez walked; Greene homered [Rodriguez scored];
Buford singled to left; Girardi homered [Buford scored]; Wood
flied to right; E. Young struck out; Gutierrez singled to
center; Grace doubled [Gutierrez scored]; CABRERA REPLACED LIMA
(PITCHING); Sosa popped to first in foul territory; 5 R, 5 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 10.

ASTROS 6TH: Caminiti struck out; Ward homered; Hidalgo popped to
second in foul territory; Meluskey lined to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 10.

CUBS 6TH: Rodriguez flied to left; Greene singled to right;
Buford flied to right; Girardi flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 10.

ASTROS 7TH: ANDREWS REPLACED WOOD (PLAYING 3B); WILLIAMS
REPLACED GREENE (PITCHING); Spiers struck out; BERKMAN BATTED
FOR CABRERA; Berkman walked; Biggio flied to center; Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Cubs 10.

CUBS 7TH: J. POWELL REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); Andrews struck
out; E. Young popped to first in foul territory; Gutierrez
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cubs 10.

ASTROS 8TH: Bagwell struck out; Caminiti grounded out (shortstop
to first); Ward walked; Hidalgo popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 10.

CUBS 8TH: HENRY REPLACED J. POWELL (PITCHING); Grace lined to
first; Sosa flied to right; Rodriguez doubled; Williams doubled
to left [Rodriguez scored]; Buford lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 11.

ASTROS 9TH: Meluskey grounded out (shortstop to first); Spiers
flied to left; EUSEBIO BATTED FOR HENRY; Eusebio doubled to
right; JOHNSON BATTED FOR BIGGIO; Johnson popped to catcher in
foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   1    9
 Cubs            11  16   0    8


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