Houston Astros 9, Chicago Cubs 7 (12 innings)
Regular Season Game 37
Played on Tuesday, May 15, 2001 (N) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    1  1  0    3  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  2  -   9 17  1
CHI N    2  0  0    0  3  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   7  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss,lf                    7   0   3   1       0   3       4   2
Biggio 2b                     6   1   3   2       0   3       4   2
Bagwell 1b                    6   0   2   0       0   2       9   3
Berkman cf,rf                 5   0   1   1       1   2       0   0
Alou rf                       4   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Barker pr,cf                1   1   0   0       0   1       1   0
Hidalgo lf                    6   1   2   1       0   2       6   0
  Hayes 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castilla 3b,ss                5   3   3   2       1   0       1   2
Ausmus c                      4   2   1   0       1   1       8   2
Lima p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ward ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Eusebio ph                  1   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       48   9  17   9       5  15      36  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Lugo-Bagwell, Bagwell.
E: Biggio (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (8,off Tapani); Berkman (9,off Tapani); Ausmus (7,off Tapani); Hidalgo
2 (9,off Tapani,off Gordon); Castilla 2 (2,off Tapani,off Van Poppel).
3B: Bagwell (1,off Van Poppel).
HR: Castilla (1,6th inning off Aybar 0 on 0 out); Eusebio (2,12th inning off
Van Poppel 1 on 1 out).
SH: Lima (1,off Tapani); Ausmus (2,off Van Poppel).
HBP: Biggio (7,by Aybar).
GDP: Hidalgo (5,off Aybar).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Barker (4,2nd base off Gordon/Hundley); Lugo (5,2nd base off Van Poppel/Hundley).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young 2b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       5   4
Gutierrez ss                  5   2   1   0       1   2       0   4
Sosa rf                       5   2   1   2       1   2       0   0
Coomer 3b                     4   1   3   4       0   0       2   2
  Duncan p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fassero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buford cf                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
White lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gordon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Van Poppel p                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hundley c                     4   0   1   0       1   1      15   0
Stairs 1b                     4   0   1   0       1   0      10   2
Matthews cf,lf                5   1   0   0       0   2       3   0
Tapani p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Aybar p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cairo ph                    0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Ojeda 3b                    2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       40   7   9   7       5   8      36  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Coomer, Gutierrez-Young-Stairs.
E: Hundley (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Gutierrez (8,off Lima); Coomer 2 (2,off Lima,off Dotel).
3B: Young (2,off Lima).
HR: Coomer (1,1st inning off Lima 1 on 2 out); Sosa (13,5th inning off Lima
1 on 2 out).
SH: Aybar (1,off Lima); Young (2,off Dotel).
SF: Young (3,off Lima).
GDP: Matthews (2,off Lima); Young (7,off J. Powell).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Stairs (1,2nd base by Dotel/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima                          5     6   5   2   2   1   2  23
Dotel                         2     1   2   2   3   3   0   9
J. Powell                     2     1   0   0   0   2   0   6
Jackson W(1-1)                2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Cruz SV(1)                    1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                       12     9   7   4   5   8   2  48

WP: Jackson (1).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tapani                        4     9   5   5   2   4   0  21
Aybar                         3     2   1   1   1   1   1  12
Duncan                        0.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Fassero                       0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Farnsworth                    0.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   2
Gordon                        1     2   1   1   0   2   0   5
Van Poppel L(1-1)             3     4   2   2   0   6   1  13
Totals                       12    17   9   9   5  15   2  56

HBP: Aybar (2,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Steve Rippley, 1B - Mike Winters, 2B - Ted Barrett, 3B - Alfonso Marquez
Time of Game: 3:55   Attendance: 31648


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Lugo                ss        Young               2b
2. Biggio              2b        Gutierrez           ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Sosa                rf
4. Berkman             cf        Coomer              3b
5. Alou                rf        White               lf
6. Hidalgo             lf        Hundley             c
7. Castilla            3b        Stairs              1b
8. Ausmus              c         Matthews            cf
9. Lima                p         Tapani              p

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo struck out; Biggio doubled to left; Bagwell
struck out; Berkman doubled to left [Biggio scored]; Alou
walked; Hidalgo was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: On a bunt Young grounded out (catcher to first);
Gutierrez lined to left; Sosa walked; Coomer homered [Sosa
scored]; White grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Castilla grounded out (second to first); Ausmus
doubled; Lima lined to first; Lugo singled to left [Ausmus
scored, Lugo out at second (left to third to second to first)];
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 2ND: Hundley walked; Stairs singled to right [Hundley to
second]; Matthews grounded into a double play (shortstop to
first) [Hundley to third, Stairs out at second]; Tapani flied to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio singled to right; Bagwell singled to right
[Biggio to third]; Berkman was called out on strikes; Alou lined
into a double play (third unassisted) [Biggio out at third]; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 3RD: Young tripled; Gutierrez lined to third; Sosa struck
out; Coomer grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Hidalgo doubled to left; Castilla doubled [Hidalgo
scored]; Ausmus walked; Lima out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Castilla to third, Ausmus to second]; Lugo grounded out
(shortstop to first); Biggio singled [Castilla scored, Ausmus
scored]; Bagwell popped to second; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
5, Cubs 2.

CUBS 4TH: White flied to left; Hundley flied to right; Stairs
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 5TH: AYBAR REPLACED TAPANI (PITCHING); Berkman flied to
center; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Hidalgo flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 2.

CUBS 5TH: Matthews reached on an error by Biggio [Matthews to
second]; Aybar out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Matthews to third]; Young hit a sacrifice fly to second
[Matthews scored (unearned)]; Gutierrez doubled; Sosa homered
(unearned) [Gutierrez scored (unearned)]; Coomer doubled to
right; White flied to left; 3 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
5, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Castilla homered; Ausmus was called out on strikes;
MERCED BATTED FOR LIMA; Merced grounded out (first to pitcher);
On a bunt Lugo singled to third; Biggio was hit by a pitch [Lugo
to second]; Bagwell forced Biggio (third to second) [Lugo to
third]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 5.

CUBS 6TH: DOTEL REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Hundley struck out;
Stairs walked; Stairs was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Matthews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Cubs 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman walked; Alou flied to center; Hidalgo
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Berkman out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 5.

CUBS 7TH: CAIRO BATTED FOR AYBAR; Cairo walked; Young out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Cairo to second]; Gutierrez
walked; Sosa struck out; Coomer doubled to center [Cairo scored,
Gutierrez scored]; White lined to second; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 6, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 8TH: OJEDA REPLACED CAIRO (PLAYING 3B); DUNCAN REPLACED
COOMER (PITCHING); Castilla walked; Ausmus popped to first in
foul territory; WARD BATTED FOR DOTEL; FASSERO REPLACED DUNCAN
(PITCHING); Ward walked [Castilla to second]; FARNSWORTH
REPLACED FASSERO (PITCHING); Lugo struck out; Biggio was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 7.

CUBS 8TH: J. POWELL REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Hundley grounded
out (first to pitcher); Stairs grounded out (second to first);
Matthews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 9TH: MATTHEWS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BUFORD
REPLACED FARNSWORTH (PLAYING CF); GORDON REPLACED WHITE
(PITCHING); Bagwell struck out; Berkman was called out on
strikes; Alou singled to left; BARKER RAN FOR ALOU; Barker stole
second; Hidalgo doubled to left [Barker scored]; Castilla
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Cubs 7.

CUBS 9TH: BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BARKER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Ojeda singled to right; On a bunt Young
grounded into a double play (first unassisted) [Ojeda out at
second]; Bagwell let popped bunt drop, then tagged runner on
1B, then base for double play; Gutierrez struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 10TH: VAN POPPEL REPLACED GORDON (PITCHING); Ausmus
grounded out (shortstop to first); VIZCAINO BATTED FOR J.
POWELL; Vizcaino struck out; Lugo singled to left; Lugo stole
second [Lugo to third (error by Hundley)]; Biggio struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 10TH: JACKSON REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Sosa grounded
out (shortstop to first); Buford struck out; Van Poppel grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 11TH: Bagwell tripled to center; Berkman grounded out
(second to first); Barker struck out; Hidalgo struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

CUBS 11TH: Hundley singled to center; Stairs flied to left in
foul territory; LUGO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); HAYES
REPLACED HIDALGO (PLAYING 3B); CASTILLA CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING SS); Matthews flied to left; Jackson threw a wild pitch
[Hundley to second]; Ojeda grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 12TH: Castilla doubled to left; Ausmus out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Castilla to third]; EUSEBIO BATTED FOR
JACKSON; Eusebio homered [Castilla scored]; Lugo struck out;
Biggio struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 7.

CUBS 12TH: CRUZ REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); Young flied to
center; Gutierrez struck out; Sosa flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  17   1   11
 Cubs             7   9   1    5


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