Houston Astros 5, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Friday, July 20, 2001 (N) at Enron Field

CHI N    0  1  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  5  0    0  0  x  -   5 10  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young 2b                      4   0   1   0       1   1       2   2
DeShields lf                  3   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Sosa rf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Stairs 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       9   1
Coomer 3b                     4   1   1   1       0   3       1   2
Gutierrez ss                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Patterson cf                  3   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Matthews ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Girardi c                     3   0   1   0       1   0       7   0
Lieber p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cairo ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Van Poppel p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heredia p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fyhrie p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Machado ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       5   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gutierrez-Young-Stairs.
E: Young (9).
PB: Girardi (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Gutierrez (13,off Redding); Sosa (24,off Redding).
HR: Coomer (6,2nd inning off Redding 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Cairo (3,off Villone).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Young (21,2nd base off Redding/Ausmus); DeShields (3,2nd base off Redding/Ausmus).
CS: Young (11,3rd base by Redding/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Lugo ss                       4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   1       9   1
Berkman lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Hidalgo cf                    4   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Castilla 3b                   4   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
Ausmus c                      2   1   0   0       0   1       8   1
Redding p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   1   1   4       0   0       0   0
  Villone p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5  10   4       0   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Lugo-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (23,off Lieber); Berkman (31,off Heredia).
HR: Merced (5,5th inning off Lieber 3 on 0 out).
SH: Ausmus (4,off Lieber).
GDP: Castilla (7,off Lieber).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lieber L(12-5)                5     8   5   4   0   3   1  23
Van Poppel                    2     1   0   0   0   3   0   7
Heredia                       0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Fyhrie                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    10   5   4   0   7   1  34

Heredia faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Redding W(3-0)                5     6   2   2   3   4   1  23
Villone                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Dotel                         2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Wagner SV(21)                 1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9     7   2   2   5   7   1  37


Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Jerry Meals, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Mark Barron
Time of Game: 2:59   Attendance: 43163


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Young               2b        Biggio              2b
2. DeShields           lf        Lugo                ss
3. Sosa                rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Stairs              1b        Berkman             lf
5. Coomer              3b        Alou                rf
6. Gutierrez           ss        Hidalgo             cf
7. Patterson           cf        Castilla            3b
8. Girardi             c         Ausmus              c
9. Lieber              p         Redding             p

CUBS 1ST: Young struck out; DeShields walked; Sosa forced
DeShields (shortstop to second); Stairs flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (first unassisted); Lugo singled
to left; Bagwell struck out; Berkman grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Coomer homered; Gutierrez doubled; Patterson struck
out; Girardi singled to right [Gutierrez to third, Girardi to
second (on throw to home)]; Lieber reached on a fielder's choice
[Gutierrez out at home (first to catcher), Girardi to third];
Young walked [Lieber to second]; DeShields grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou struck out; Hidalgo singled to left; Castilla
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Hidalgo out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Sosa flied to left; Stairs flied to right in foul
territory; Coomer struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus flied to left; Redding struck out; Biggio
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Gutierrez grounded out (shortstop to first); Patterson
flied to center; Girardi grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: On a bunt Lugo made an out to first; Bagwell singled
to center; Berkman flied to center; Alou popped to third; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Lieber flied to left; Young singled; Young stole
second; Young was caught stealing third (catcher to third);
DeShields singled to left; DeShields stole second; Sosa doubled
to right [DeShields scored]; Stairs walked; Coomer struck out; 1
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo singled to center; Castilla singled to
center [Hidalgo to second]; Ausmus reached on an error by Young
(assist by Stairs) on a sacrifice bunt [Hidalgo to third,
Castilla to second]; MERCED BATTED FOR REDDING; Merced homered
[Hidalgo scored, Castilla scored, Ausmus scored (unearned)];
Biggio doubled to left; Lugo grounded out (second to first)
[Biggio to third]; Girardi allowed a passed ball [Biggio
scored]; Bagwell singled; Berkman popped to second; Alou
grounded out (third to first); 5 R (4 ER), 5 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 5.

CUBS 6TH: VILLONE REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Gutierrez grounded
out (third to first); Patterson singled to center; Girardi
walked [Patterson to second]; CAIRO BATTED FOR LIEBER; Cairo
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Patterson to third, Girardi out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: VAN POPPEL REPLACED CAIRO (PITCHING); Hidalgo struck
out; Castilla grounded out (third to first); Ausmus struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 5.

CUBS 7TH: DOTEL REPLACED VILLONE (PITCHING); Young grounded out
(first unassisted); DeShields struck out; Sosa struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Dotel struck out; Biggio lined to center; Lugo
singled to right; Bagwell popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cubs 2, Astros 5.

CUBS 8TH: Stairs popped to third; Coomer was called out on
strikes; Gutierrez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: HEREDIA REPLACED VAN POPPEL (PITCHING); Berkman
doubled; FYHRIE REPLACED HEREDIA (PITCHING); Alou was called out
on strikes; Hidalgo flied to right [Berkman to third]; Castilla
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
2, Astros 5.

CUBS 9TH: MATTHEWS BATTED FOR PATTERSON; WAGNER REPLACED DOTEL
(PITCHING); Matthews walked; Girardi grounded out (second to
first) [Matthews to second]; MACHADO BATTED FOR FYHRIE; Machado
grounded out (third to first); Young flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             2   7   1    8
 Astros           5  10   0    5


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