Houston Astros 13, Chicago Cubs 10
Regular Season Game 141
Played on Friday, September 8, 2000 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    4  0  1    5  0  1    0  2  0  -  13 20  2
CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  5    3  2  0  -  10 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno lf                     5   2   2   1       1   1       2   0
Lugo 2b                       6   1   5   0       0   0       3   3
Bagwell 1b                    5   2   1   0       1   0      11   0
Hidalgo cf                    4   4   3   3       1   1       1   0
Alou rf                       2   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Berkman rf                  3   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Meluskey c                    3   1   2   2       0   1       4   0
  Chavez c                    2   1   1   1       0   1       5   0
Truby 3b                      2   1   1   3       1   1       0   2
  Slusarski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bogar ss                      4   0   1   0       1   1       0   5
Miller p                      3   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Cabrera p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Valdes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers 3b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       41  13  20  12       5   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bogar-Lugo-Bagwell.
E: Chavez (1), Bogar (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (34,off Tapani).
HR: Cedeno (6,4th inning off Tapani 0 on 0 out); Chavez (1,6th inning off Rain
0 on 1 out).
SF: Truby 2 (4,off Tapani,off Spradlin).
GDP: Bogar 2 (13,off Tapani,off Rain); Bagwell (15,off Worrell).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (24,3rd base off Tapani/Girardi); Lugo (14,2nd base off Tapani/Girardi);
Berkman (6,3rd base off Spradlin/Mahoney).
CS: Lugo (8,2nd base by Tapani/Girardi).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
E. Young 2b                   6   2   2   0       0   0       5   4
Gutierrez ss                  4   2   1   1       1   2       1   6
Sosa rf                       3   1   1   3       2   0       1   0
Grace 1b                      2   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
  Zuleta ph,1b                2   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Gload lf                      4   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
  Worrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Buford cf                     4   1   2   3       1   0       4   0
Greene 3b                     4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
  Spradlin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  R. Brown lf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Girardi c                     2   0   0   0       0   2       3   1
  Mahoney c                   1   1   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Reed ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Tapani p                      0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Arnold p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rain p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Huson ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andrews 3b                  1   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Totals                       37  10  10  10       7   9      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Gutierrez-E. Young-Grace, Gutierrez-E. Young-Grace, E. Young-Zuleta.

BATTING - 
2B: Zuleta (3,off Slusarski).
HR: Gutierrez (11,6th inning off Miller 0 on 0 out); Buford (15,6th inning
off Miller 2 on 1 out); Greene (10,6th inning off Miller 0 on 1 out); Sosa
(47,7th inning off Cabrera 2 on 0 out).
HBP: Zuleta (2,by Miller); Mahoney (1,by Valdes).
GDP: Buford (9,off Miller).
IBB: Sosa (18,by Slusarski).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: E. Young 2 (49,2nd base off Cabrera/Chavez,2nd base off Slusarski/Chavez).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Miller W(5-5)                 5.1   5   5   5   4   6   3  25
Cabrera                       0.2   2   3   3   1   0   1   5
Valdes                        1     0   2   2   1   0   0   6
Slusarski                     1.1   3   0   0   1   2   0   8
Dotel SV(12)                  0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9    10  10  10   7   9   4  46

Cabrera faced 3 batters in the 7th inning
Valdes faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Miller (2,Zuleta); Valdes (4,Mahoney).
IBB: Slusarski (3,Sosa).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tapani L(8-12)                3.1  10   7   7   3   2   1  21
Arnold                        0.1   4   3   3   1   0   0   6
Rain                          2.1   1   1   1   1   1   1   8
Farnsworth                    1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Spradlin                      1     2   2   2   0   2   0   5
Worrell                       1     2   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    20  13  13   5   7   2  48

WP: Spradlin (1).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Layne, 1B - Ted Barrett, 2B - Tony Randazzo, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 3:35   Attendance: 34439


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Cedeno              lf        E. Young            2b
2. Lugo                2b        Gutierrez           ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Sosa                rf
4. Hidalgo             cf        Grace               1b
5. Alou                rf        Gload               lf
6. Meluskey            c         Buford              cf
7. Truby               3b        Greene              3b
8. Bogar               ss        Girardi             c
9. Miller              p         Tapani              p

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno walked; Lugo singled to left [Cedeno to
second]; Cedeno stole third and Lugo stole second; Bagwell
walked; Hidalgo doubled [Cedeno scored, Lugo scored, Bagwell
scored]; Alou singled to left [Hidalgo to third]; Meluskey
singled to right [Hidalgo scored, Alou to second]; Truby struck
out; Bogar grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Meluskey out at second]; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: E. Young popped to second; Gutierrez grounded out
(third to first); Sosa grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Miller grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno flied
to center; On a bunt Lugo singled to pitcher; Bagwell popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Grace flied to left; Gload struck out; Buford walked;
Greene struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Hidalgo walked; Alou singled [Hidalgo to third];
Meluskey was called out on strikes; Truby hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Hidalgo scored]; Bogar singled to center [Alou to
second]; Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: BERKMAN REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING RF); Girardi was called
out on strikes; Tapani walked; E. Young singled to left [Tapani
to second]; Gutierrez was called out on strikes; Sosa walked
[Tapani to third, E. Young to second]; Grace grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno homered; Lugo singled to center; Lugo was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Bagwell singled to
left; ARNOLD REPLACED TAPANI (PITCHING); Hidalgo singled to left
[Bagwell to second]; Berkman flied to center; Meluskey singled
to right [Bagwell scored, Hidalgo to third]; Truby singled to
center [Hidalgo scored, Meluskey to third]; Bogar walked [Truby
to second]; Miller singled to right [Meluskey scored, Truby
scored, Bogar to third]; RAIN REPLACED ARNOLD (PITCHING); Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); 5 R, 7 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
10, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: CHAVEZ REPLACED MELUSKEY (PLAYING C ); Gload walked;
Buford grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Gload out at second]; Greene flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 10, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Lugo flied to right; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop
to first); Hidalgo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 10,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: Girardi struck out; Rain struck out; E. Young grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 10, Cubs
0.

ASTROS 6TH: MAHONEY REPLACED GIRARDI (PLAYING C ); Berkman flied
to left; Debut game for Mike Mahoney; Chavez homered;
Truby walked; Bogar grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Truby out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 11, Cubs 0.

CUBS 6TH: Gutierrez homered; Sosa grounded out (third to first);
ZULETA BATTED FOR GRACE; Zuleta was hit by a pitch; Gload
singled to center [Zuleta to third]; Buford homered [Zuleta
scored, Gload scored]; Greene homered; CABRERA REPLACED MILLER
(PITCHING); Mahoney grounded out (second to first); HUSON BATTED
FOR RAIN; Huson flied to left; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 11,
Cubs 5.

ASTROS 7TH: ZULETA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); FARNSWORTH
REPLACED HUSON (PITCHING); Cabrera struck out; Cedeno was called
out on strikes; Lugo singled to center; Bagwell forced Lugo
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Cubs 5.

CUBS 7TH: E. Young singled to center; E. Young stole second [E.
Young to third (error by Chavez)]; Gutierrez walked; Sosa
homered [E. Young scored, Gutierrez scored]; VALDES REPLACED
CABRERA (PITCHING); Zuleta grounded out (shortstop to first);
Gload reached on an error by Bogar; Buford popped to first;
Greene flied to right; 3 R, 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11, Cubs 8.

ASTROS 8TH: ANDREWS REPLACED FARNSWORTH (PLAYING 3B); SPRADLIN
REPLACED GREENE (PITCHING); Hidalgo singled to center; Berkman
singled to center [Hidalgo to third]; Spradlin threw a wild
pitch [Hidalgo scored, Berkman to second]; Chavez struck out;
Berkman stole third; Truby hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Berkman scored]; Bogar was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 13, Cubs 8.

CUBS 8TH: Mahoney was hit by a pitch; Andrews walked [Mahoney to
second]; SLUSARSKI REPLACED TRUBY (PITCHING); SPIERS REPLACED
VALDES (PLAYING 3B); E. Young forced Andrews (shortstop to
second) [Mahoney to third]; E. Young stole second; Gutierrez
struck out; Sosa was walked intentionally; Zuleta doubled to
left [Mahoney scored, E. Young scored, Sosa to third]; Gload
grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
13, Cubs 10.

ASTROS 9TH: R. BROWN REPLACED SPRADLIN (PLAYING LF); WORRELL
REPLACED GLOAD (PITCHING); Spiers grounded out (second to
first); Cedeno singled to center; Lugo singled to center [Cedeno
to second]; Bagwell grounded into a double play (second to
first) [Lugo out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 13,
Cubs 10.

CUBS 9TH: Buford singled to left; R. Brown struck out; REED
BATTED FOR MAHONEY; Reed singled to right [Buford to third];
DOTEL REPLACED SLUSARSKI (PITCHING); Andrews struck out; E.
Young grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 13, Cubs 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          13  20   2    8
 Cubs            10  10   0    9


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