Chicago Cubs 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 97
Played on Sunday, July 21, 2002 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  1
CHI N    0  0  0    0  2  1    0  0  x  -   3  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       1   1
Berkman cf                    4   1   2   2       0   1       1   0
Ward lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Zinter 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
  Redding p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Merced ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Puffer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Blum 3b                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Ausmus c                      3   0   1   0       1   0      13   0
Oswalt p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Vizcaino 1b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       33   2   7   2       2   9      24   5

FIELDING - 
E: Redding (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Berkman (30,1st inning off Lieber 1 on 1 out).
SH: Vizcaino (3,off Gordon).
Team LOB: 7.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bellhorn 2b                   4   1   2   1       0   2       0   3
Mueller 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Sosa rf                       4   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
McGriff 1b                    3   1   1   1       1   1       9   0
Alou lf                       3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
  Echevarria ph,lf            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Patterson cf                  3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Hundley c                     2   0   0   0       1   0       6   0
  Lewis pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gordon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  DeShields ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Alfonseca p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez ss                   3   0   2   1       0   0       0   3
Lieber p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Fassero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brown ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Mahoney c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Totals                       30   3   6   3       4  13      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Gonzalez (18,off Redding).
HR: Bellhorn (13,5th inning off Oswalt 0 on 0 out); McGriff (20,5th inning
off Oswalt 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt                        5     5   2   2   3   8   2  23
Redding L(3-6)                2     1   1   1   1   3   0   8
Puffer                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        8     6   3   3   4  13   2  34

WP: Redding (5).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lieber                        5     6   2   2   0   4   1  21
Fassero W(4-6)                1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Gordon                        2     1   0   0   2   3   0   9
Alfonseca SV(13)              1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   2   2   2   9   1  36


Umpires: HP - Jeff Nelson, 1B - Ron Kulpa, 2B - Dale Scott, 3B - Jim Joyce
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 37541


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Lugo                ss        Bellhorn            2b
2. Biggio              2b        Mueller             3b
3. Berkman             cf        Sosa                rf
4. Ward                lf        McGriff             1b
5. Zinter              1b        Alou                lf
6. Hidalgo             rf        Patterson           cf
7. Blum                3b        Hundley             c
8. Ausmus              c         Gonzalez            ss
9. Oswalt              p         Lieber              p

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo flied to center; Biggio singled to right;
Berkman homered [Biggio scored]; Ward struck out; Zinter struck
out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Bellhorn struck out; Mueller was called out on
strikes; Sosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo struck out; Blum grounded out (third to
first); Ausmus singled to center; Oswalt was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: McGriff walked; Alou walked [McGriff to second];
Patterson struck out; Hundley flied to center; Gonzalez flied to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lugo grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman singled to center;
Ward flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Lieber was called out on strikes; Bellhorn singled to
right; Mueller singled to right [Bellhorn to second]; Sosa was
called out on strikes; McGriff struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Zinter flied to left; Hidalgo flied to center; Blum
lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Alou struck out; Patterson lined to shortstop; Hundley
walked; Gonzalez singled to center [Hundley to third]; Lieber
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus lined to center; Oswalt singled to center;
Lugo singled to center [Oswalt to second]; Biggio lined to right
[Oswalt to third]; Berkman grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: Bellhorn homered; Mueller grounded out (third to
first); Sosa grounded out (third to first); McGriff homered;
Alou flied to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 6TH: FASSERO REPLACED LIEBER (PITCHING); Ward struck out;
Zinter struck out; Hidalgo flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Cubs 2.

CUBS 6TH: VIZCAINO REPLACED OSWALT (PLAYING 1B); REDDING
REPLACED ZINTER (PITCHING); Patterson walked; Redding threw a
wild pitch [Patterson to second]; Hundley reached on a fielder's
choice [Patterson out at third (pitcher to third)]; LEWIS RAN
FOR HUNDLEY; Gonzalez doubled to left [Lewis scored]; BROWN
BATTED FOR FASSERO; Gonzalez was picked off second but was safe
on an error by Redding [Gonzalez to third]; Brown was called out
on strikes; Bellhorn was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 7TH: MAHONEY REPLACED BROWN (PLAYING C ); GORDON REPLACED
LEWIS (PITCHING); Blum walked; Ausmus walked [Blum to second];
Vizcaino out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Blum to
third, Ausmus to second]; Lugo struck out; Biggio struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

CUBS 7TH: Mueller grounded out (second to first); Sosa struck
out; McGriff grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Berkman was called out on strikes; Ward grounded out
(second to first); MERCED BATTED FOR REDDING; Merced singled;
Hidalgo grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 3.

CUBS 8TH: PUFFER REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); ECHEVARRIA BATTED
FOR ALOU; Echevarria struck out (strikeout was charged to
Alou); Alou injured on foul; Patterson popped to second;
DESHIELDS BATTED FOR GORDON; DeShields struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 9TH: ECHEVARRIA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); ALFONSECA
REPLACED DESHIELDS (PITCHING); Blum grounded out (first
unassisted); Ausmus flied to center; Vizcaino grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   1    7
 Cubs             3   6   0    7


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