Chicago Cubs 12, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 147
Played on Friday, September 21, 2001 (N) at Enron Field

CHI N    1  1  0    0  0  2    5  3  0  -  12 13  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  1  -   4 10  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young 2b                      5   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
  DeShields 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Gutierrez ss                  5   1   1   1       0   1       0   2
Sosa rf                       2   4   2   1       3   0       1   0
McGriff 1b                    5   3   3   5       0   1      13   0
  Stairs 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
White lf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meyers ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Chiasson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tucker cf,lf                  5   2   2   1       0   2       1   0
Mueller 3b                    3   0   1   2       0   0       0   7
  Ojeda ph,3b                 1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Machado c                     4   0   1   1       1   1       5   0
Cruz p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Zambrano p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brown ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tavarez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Patterson cf                2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       39  12  13  12       5   7      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: Mueller (11,off Villone); McGriff (6,off Cruz); Sosa (32,off Rodriguez).
3B: Young (4,off Cruz); Tucker (7,off Rodriguez).
HR: Sosa (55,1st inning off Villone 0 on 2 out); McGriff (7,8th inning off
Rodriguez 2 on 2 out).
SF: Mueller (3,off Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   2       2   1
  Everett ph,ss               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Vizcaino ss,2b                5   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   2       1   0       5   1
  Servais c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Berkman cf,lf                 3   1   3   2       2   0       6   0
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Truby ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Merced lf,rf                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Castilla 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Villone p                     2   1   1   0       0   1       1   1
  Linebrink p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lugo ph                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rodriguez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph,1b                  1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       37   4  10   4       3   5      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Vizcaino (7,off Cruz); Villone (1,off Cruz); Berkman (48,off Farnsworth).
HR: Berkman (32,9th inning off Chiasson 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Lugo (5,by Tavarez).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cruz                          4.1   7   3   3   1   3   0  21
Zambrano W(1-1)               0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Tavarez                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Farnsworth                    1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Chiasson                      2     2   1   1   0   0   1   8
Totals                        9    10   4   4   3   5   1  41

HBP: Tavarez (8,Lugo).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Villone L(6-7)                5.2   6   4   4   2   4   1  25
Linebrink                     0.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Cruz                          0     3   4   4   1   0   0   4
Rodriguez                     2     4   4   4   1   2   1  11
Stone                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    13  12  12   5   7   2  45

Cruz faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
BK: Villone (1).

Umpires: HP - Greg Gibson, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Kerwin Danley
Time of Game: 3:36   Attendance: 42621


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Young               2b        Biggio              2b
2. Gutierrez           ss        Vizcaino            ss
3. Sosa                rf        Bagwell             1b
4. McGriff             1b        Berkman             cf
5. White               lf        Alou                rf
6. Tucker              cf        Merced              lf
7. Mueller             3b        Castilla            3b
8. Machado             c         Ausmus              c
9. Cruz                p         Villone             p

CUBS 1ST: Young flied to center; Gutierrez was called out on
strikes; Sosa homered; McGriff grounded out (first to pitcher);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (first unassisted); Vizcaino
singled to center; Bagwell grounded out (third to first)
[Vizcaino to second]; Berkman singled to right [Vizcaino
scored]; Alou lined to pitcher; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 1.

CUBS 2ND: White flied to center; Tucker singled to right;
Villone balked [Tucker to second]; Mueller grounded out (second
to first) [Tucker to third]; Machado singled to right [Tucker
scored]; Cruz popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Merced struck out; Castilla grounded out (shortstop
to first); Ausmus singled; Villone struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

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

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio struck out; Vizcaino doubled to right;
Bagwell grounded out (second to first) [Vizcaino to third];
Berkman walked; Alou lined to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs
2, Astros 1.

CUBS 4TH: White flied to center; Tucker grounded out (pitcher to
first); Mueller flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Merced grounded out (second to first); Castilla
grounded out (second to first); Ausmus grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

CUBS 5TH: Machado popped to second; Cruz was called out on
strikes; Young popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Villone doubled to left; Biggio singled to right
[Villone to third]; Vizcaino grounded out (third to first)
[Biggio to second]; Bagwell singled to center [Villone scored,
Biggio scored, Bagwell to second (on throw to home)]; ZAMBRANO
REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Berkman walked; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Bagwell to third, Berkman to second];
Merced flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 3.

CUBS 6TH: Gutierrez popped to first; Sosa walked; McGriff
singled to center [Sosa to second]; White singled [Sosa scored,
McGriff to second]; Tucker struck out; Mueller doubled to right
[McGriff scored, White to third]; LINEBRINK REPLACED VILLONE
(PITCHING); Machado walked; BROWN BATTED FOR ZAMBRANO; Brown
flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: TAVAREZ REPLACED BROWN (PITCHING); Castilla grounded
out (third to first); Ausmus grounded out (third to first); LUGO
BATTED FOR LINEBRINK; Lugo was hit by a pitch; Biggio struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 3.

CUBS 7TH: CRUZ REPLACED LUGO (PITCHING); Young tripled;
Gutierrez singled to left [Young scored]; Sosa walked [Gutierrez
to second]; McGriff doubled [Gutierrez scored, Sosa scored];
RODRIGUEZ REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); White flied to right;
Debut game for Wilfredo Rodriguez; Tucker tripled to left
[McGriff scored]; Mueller hit a sacrifice fly to center [Tucker
scored]; Machado was called out on strikes; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 9, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: TUCKER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); PATTERSON
REPLACED TAVAREZ (PLAYING CF); FARNSWORTH REPLACED WHITE
(PITCHING); Vizcaino flied to center; Bagwell walked; Berkman
doubled to right [Bagwell to third]; Alou struck out; Merced
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 9,
Astros 3.

CUBS 8TH: Patterson singled to center; Young flied to center;
Gutierrez flied to center; Sosa doubled to right [Patterson to
third]; McGriff homered [Patterson scored, Sosa scored]; MEYERS
BATTED FOR FARNSWORTH; Meyers walked; Tucker struck out; 3 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 12, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: STAIRS REPLACED MCGRIFF (PLAYING 1B); CHIASSON
REPLACED MEYERS (PITCHING); Castilla grounded out (third to
first); Ausmus grounded out (third to first); WARD BATTED FOR
RODRIGUEZ; Ward singled; EVERETT BATTED FOR BIGGIO; Everett
flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 12, Astros 3.

CUBS 9TH: WARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); SERVAIS REPLACED
BAGWELL (PLAYING C ); EVERETT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS);
BARKER REPLACED AUSMUS (PLAYING CF); VIZCAINO CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING 2B); BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); MERCED
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); STONE REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING);
OJEDA BATTED FOR MUELLER; Ojeda struck out; Debut game for
Ricky Stone; Machado flied to center; Patterson grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 12, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: DESHIELDS REPLACED YOUNG (PLAYING 2B); OJEDA STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Vizcaino flied to right; Servais popped to
second; Berkman homered; TRUBY BATTED FOR STONE; Truby popped to
third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 12, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs            12  13   0    6
 Astros           4  10   0   10


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