Chicago Cubs 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 48
Played on Saturday, May 25, 2002 (N) at Astros Field

CHI N    2  0  0    0  0  0    1  2  0  -   5  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  4  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Patterson cf                  3   1   0   0       2   1       2   0
Hill 2b                       5   1   1   0       0   1       2   1
Sosa rf                       4   2   2   2       0   1       0   0
McGriff 1b                    3   1   3   3       1   0       8   0
Alou lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Mueller 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Gonzalez ss                   4   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
Girardi c                     4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Wood p                        3   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Totals                       34   5   8   5       4   6      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hill-Gonzalez-McGriff.

BATTING - 
2B: Sosa (6,off Mlicki); McGriff 2 (9,off Mlicki,off Borbon).
HR: McGriff (7,7th inning off Puffer 0 on 0 out); Sosa (18,8th inning off Borbon
1 on 1 out).
GDP: Alou (6,off Cruz).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       4   0   2   0       0   2       0   4
Biggio 2b                     3   1   0   0       0   0       2   7
Berkman cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   0   0   0       0   0      14   0
Ward lf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Zaun c                        4   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Blum rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Mlicki p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Puffer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       0   3      27  15

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

BATTING - 
2B: Lugo (3,off Wood).
HBP: Bagwell 2 (3,by Wood 2); Biggio (11,by Wood).
GDP: Biggio (3,off Wood).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wood W(5-3)                   9     4   1   1   0   3   0  33

HBP: Wood 3 (6,Bagwell 2,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mlicki L(3-6)                 2     2   2   2   1   0   0   9
Cruz                          4     0   0   0   1   3   0  12
Puffer                        1     3   1   1   0   1   1   6
Borbon                        1     3   2   2   0   1   1   6
Stone                         1     0   0   0   2   1   0   5
Totals                        9     8   5   5   4   6   2  38


Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Brian Gorman, 3B - Phil Cuzzi
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 36384


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Patterson           cf        Lugo                ss
2. Hill                2b        Biggio              2b
3. Sosa                rf        Berkman             cf
4. McGriff             1b        Bagwell             1b
5. Alou                lf        Ward                lf
6. Mueller             3b        Zaun                c
7. Gonzalez            ss        Ensberg             3b
8. Girardi             c         Blum                rf
9. Wood                p         Mlicki              p

CUBS 1ST: Patterson walked; Hill popped to third in foul
territory; Sosa doubled to right [Patterson to third]; McGriff
doubled [Patterson scored, Sosa scored]; Alou grounded out
(third to first); Mueller grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo doubled; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to
first); Berkman grounded out (first unassisted) [Lugo to third];
Bagwell was hit by a pitch; Ward popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to first); Girardi
lined to second; Wood grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Zaun grounded out (first unassisted); Ensberg flied
to center; Blum flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: CRUZ REPLACED MLICKI (PITCHING); Patterson struck out;
Hill grounded out (second to first); Sosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz struck out; Lugo struck out; Biggio popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: McGriff walked; Alou grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [McGriff out at second]; Mueller
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); Bagwell was
hit by a pitch; Ward flied to left; Zaun lined to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); Girardi
grounded out (third to first); Wood grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg grounded out (first unassisted); Blum popped
to catcher in foul territory; Cruz popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 6TH: Patterson grounded out (second to first); Hill struck
out; Sosa grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Lugo singled to right; Biggio grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Lugo out at second];
Berkman flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 7TH: PUFFER REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); McGriff homered; Alou
singled to left; Mueller singled to right [Alou to second];
Gonzalez popped to catcher in foul territory; Girardi struck
out; Wood flied to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell popped to first; Ward popped to shortstop;
Zaun flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

CUBS 8TH: BORBON REPLACED PUFFER (PITCHING); Patterson popped to
third; Hill singled to left; Sosa homered [Hill scored]; McGriff
doubled; Alou flied to right [McGriff to third]; Mueller struck
out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Ensberg popped to shortstop; Blum flied to left;
MERCED BATTED FOR BORBON; Merced singled; Lugo was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

CUBS 9TH: STONE REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Gonzalez struck out;
Girardi grounded out (second to first); Wood walked; Patterson
walked [Wood to second]; Hill grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Biggio was hit by a pitch; Berkman flied to left;
Bagwell lined to third; Biggio advanced to second because of
defensive indifference [Biggio to second]; Ward singled to
center [Biggio scored]; Ward advanced to second because of
defensive indifference [Ward to second]; Zaun grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             5   8   0    6
 Astros           1   4   0    5


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