Houston Astros 7, Chicago Cubs 5
Regular Season Game 49
Played on Sunday, May 26, 2002 (N) at Astros Field

CHI N    1  1  0    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   5 14  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  4  x  -   7 12  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lewis cf                      5   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Stynes 3b                     4   2   2   1       0   1       1   0
  Borowski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fassero p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Mahomes p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sosa rf                       5   1   3   1       0   1       3   0
McGriff 1b                    4   0   2   0       1   0       6   1
Alou lf                       5   0   1   2       0   1       1   0
Gonzalez ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Hill 2b                       4   0   2   0       0   1       2   2
Machado c                     4   0   1   0       0   1       8   1
Bere p                        2   1   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Mueller 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       39   5  14   5       1   8      24   8

BATTING - 
2B: Bere (2,off Hernandez); Lewis (3,off Hernandez); McGriff (10,off Hernandez).
HR: Stynes (2,1st inning off Hernandez 0 on 1 out).
SH: Bere (3,off Hernandez).
GDP: Machado (2,off Hernandez).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hill (2,2nd base off Hernandez/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vizcaino ss                   5   2   2   2       0   1       2   1
Biggio 2b                     4   0   2   4       1   0       1   1
Berkman cf,rf                 4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   1   0       0   2       8   0
Ward lf                       3   1   2   0       1   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    2   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter ph,cf                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   1   0   0       1   1       1   2
Ausmus c                      4   2   3   1       0   1       9   1
Hernandez p                   2   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Blum rf,lf                  2   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       35   7  12   7       5   8      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Ward (15,off Bere); Vizcaino (3,off Borowski); Biggio (13,off Borowski).
IBB: Berkman (10,by Mahomes).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Ausmus (2,2nd base by Bere/Machado).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bere                          6     4   0   0   3   3   0  24
Borowski                      0.1   3   3   3   1   1   0   5
Fassero L(1-3)                1.1   3   3   3   0   4   0   7
Mahomes                       0.1   2   1   1   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8    12   7   7   5   8   0  40

WP: Fassero (1).
IBB: Mahomes (1,Berkman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hernandez                     6    13   5   5   1   5   1  31
Stone                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Dotel W(3-2)                  1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Wagner SV(7)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    14   5   5   1   8   1  41

Hernandez faced 4 batters in the 7th inning

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Brian Gorman, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 37546


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Lewis               cf        Vizcaino            ss
2. Stynes              3b        Biggio              2b
3. Sosa                rf        Berkman             cf
4. McGriff             1b        Bagwell             1b
5. Alou                lf        Ward                lf
6. Gonzalez            ss        Hidalgo             rf
7. Hill                2b        Ensberg             3b
8. Machado             c         Ausmus              c
9. Bere                p         Hernandez           p

CUBS 1ST: Lewis grounded out (third to first); Stynes homered;
Sosa singled; McGriff walked [Sosa to second]; Alou flied to
right [Sosa to third]; Gonzalez lined to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Vizcaino grounded out (second to first); Biggio
walked; Berkman popped to second; Bagwell flied to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Hill singled to center; Machado grounded into a double
play (second to first) [Hill out at second]; Bere doubled; Lewis
doubled [Bere scored]; Stynes struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ward grounded out (pitcher to first); Hidalgo
walked; Ensberg flied to center; Ausmus was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Sosa singled to center; McGriff grounded out (first
unassisted) [Sosa to second]; Alou grounded out (third to
first); Gonzalez grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Hernandez grounded out (pitcher to first); Vizcaino
was called out on strikes; Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Hill struck out; Machado singled to center; Bere out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Machado to second];
Lewis grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman popped to third; Bagwell struck out; Ward
doubled to right; Hidalgo flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Stynes popped to catcher in foul territory; Sosa
struck out; McGriff doubled to right; Alou lined to pitcher; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg flied to right; Ausmus singled to center;
Ausmus was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop to first
to second); Hernandez singled to left; Vizcaino grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 6TH: Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to first); Hill
singled to right; Hill stole second; Machado struck out; Bere
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
flied to left; Bagwell singled to left; Ward walked [Bagwell to
second]; Hidalgo popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 7TH: Lewis singled to left; Stynes singled to left [Lewis
to second]; Sosa singled to center [Lewis scored, Stynes to
second]; McGriff singled to center [Stynes to third, Sosa to
second]; BLUM REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PLAYING RF); STONE REPLACED
HIDALGO (PITCHING); Alou singled to right [Stynes scored, Sosa
scored, McGriff to second]; Gonzalez popped to shortstop; Hill
flied to center; Machado forced McGriff (third unassisted) [Alou
to second]; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: MUELLER REPLACED BERE (PLAYING 3B); BOROWSKI
REPLACED STYNES (PITCHING); Ensberg walked; Ausmus singled to
right [Ensberg to second]; Blum struck out; Vizcaino doubled to
right [Ensberg scored, Ausmus to third]; Biggio doubled to left
[Ausmus scored, Vizcaino scored]; FASSERO REPLACED BOROWSKI
(PITCHING); Berkman struck out; Bagwell was called out on
strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 3.

CUBS 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED STONE (PITCHING); Mueller struck out;
Lewis flied to center; Fassero struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cubs 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Ward singled to left; HUNTER BATTED FOR DOTEL;
Fassero threw a wild pitch [Ward to second]; Hunter struck out;
Ensberg struck out; Ausmus singled to center [Ward scored]; Blum
singled to left [Ausmus to second]; MAHOMES REPLACED FASSERO
(PITCHING); Vizcaino singled to right [Ausmus scored, Blum to
third, Vizcaino to second (on throw)]; Biggio singled to right
[Blum scored, Vizcaino scored, Biggio to second (on throw to
home)]; Berkman was walked intentionally; Bagwell forced Berkman
(second to shortstop); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 7.

CUBS 9TH: BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); HUNTER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); BLUM CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
WAGNER REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Sosa flied to left; McGriff
popped to shortstop; Alou was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             5  14   0    9
 Astros           7  12   0    9


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