Houston Astros 9, Chicago Cubs 1
Regular Season Game 55
Played on Friday, May 30, 2003 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  1  0    4  4  0    0  0  0  -   9  8  0
CHI N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  2  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Porter ph,rf                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Vizcaino ss,2b                4   1   1   0       1   1       2   1
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   1   0       0   1       5   1
Kent 2b                       3   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
  Everett ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman lf                    5   2   2   1       0   1       1   0
Ensberg 3b                    2   3   1   1       2   1       1   1
Hunter rf,cf                  4   1   2   2       0   0       2   0
Ausmus c                      3   1   1   3       1   1      14   1
Miller p                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       36   9   8   7       5   8      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Ausmus (6,off Estes); Hunter (3,off Cruz).
HR: Ensberg (6,2nd inning off Estes 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 5.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grudzielanek 2b               4   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Gonzalez ss                   4   0   0   0       0   3       1   4
Sosa rf                       4   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Alou lf                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  O'Leary lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Patterson cf                  3   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Choi 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   2      11   0
Harris 3b                     2   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Miller c                      3   0   1   0       0   2       8   0
Estes p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cruz p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alfonseca p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bellhorn ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       28   1   2   1       1  14      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Gonzalez (4).

BATTING - 
HR: Patterson (11,5th inning off Miller 0 on 1 out).
SH: Estes (4,off Miller).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Miller W(3-6)                 9     2   1   1   1  14   1  30

WP: Miller (4).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Estes L(5-4)                  4.1   7   8   8   3   0   1  23
Cruz                          2.2   1   1   0   2   5   0  12
Farnsworth                    1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Alfonseca                     1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   9   8   5   8   1  41

WP: Estes (3).

Umpires: HP - Brian Gorman, 1B - Bruce Dreckman, 2B - Brian Runge, 3B - Ed Montague
Ejections: Moises Alou by Brian Gorman [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 36687


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              cf        Grudzielanek        2b
2. Vizcaino            ss        Gonzalez            ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Sosa                rf
4. Kent                2b        Alou                lf
5. Berkman             lf        Patterson           cf
6. Ensberg             3b        Choi                1b
7. Hunter              rf        Harris              3b
8. Ausmus              c         Miller              c
9. Miller              p         Estes               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Vizcaino
flied to right; Bagwell singled to right; Kent grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Grudzielanek lined to first; Gonzalez struck out; Sosa
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Ensberg
homered; Hunter grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
walked; Miller grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Alou flied to right; Patterson struck out; Choi struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Vizcaino
grounded out (second to first); Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Harris lined to shortstop; Miller singled to right;
Estes out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Miller to
second]; Miller was picked off second (catcher to shortstop); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Kent flied to center; Berkman singled to center;
Ensberg walked [Berkman to second]; Hunter singled to third
[Berkman to third, Ensberg to second]; Ausmus doubled to left
[Berkman scored, Ensberg scored, Hunter scored]; Miller grounded
out (pitcher unassisted) [Ausmus to third]; Estes threw a wild
pitch [Ausmus scored]; Biggio lined to right; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Grudzielanek grounded out (first unassisted); Gonzalez
was called out on strikes; Sosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Vizcaino singled to right; Bagwell grounded out
(third to first) [Vizcaino to second]; Kent walked; Berkman
singled to right [Vizcaino scored, Kent to third]; CRUZ REPLACED
ESTES (PITCHING); Ensberg walked [Berkman to second]; Hunter
doubled to left [Kent scored, Berkman scored, Ensberg to third];
Ausmus reached on a fielder's choice [Ensberg scored (error by
Gonzalez) (unearned) (no RBI), Hunter to third]; Miller popped
to second; Biggio flied to center; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 9, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: Alou struck out; Cubs Moises Alou ejected by HP
umpire Brian Gorman; Patterson homered; Choi struck out;
Harris popped to third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 6TH: O'LEARY REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING LF); Vizcaino walked;
Bagwell was called out on strikes; Kent struck out; Berkman
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Miller was called out on strikes; Cruz grounded out
(second to first); Grudzielanek flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Ensberg was called out on strikes; Hunter grounded
out (second to first); Ausmus struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 9, Cubs 1.

CUBS 7TH: Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); Sosa struck
out; O'Leary flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9,
Cubs 1.

ASTROS 8TH: FARNSWORTH REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Miller was
called out on strikes; PORTER BATTED FOR BIGGIO; Porter struck
out; Debut game for Colin Porter; Vizcaino struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 1.

CUBS 8TH: PORTER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); VIZCAINO CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); EVERETT REPLACED KENT (PLAYING SS);
HUNTER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Patterson grounded out
(first to pitcher); Choi grounded out (second to first); Harris
walked; Miller struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs
1.

ASTROS 9TH: ALFONSECA REPLACED FARNSWORTH (PITCHING); Bagwell
popped to first; Everett grounded out (pitcher to second to
first); Berkman lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 9, Cubs 1.

CUBS 9TH: BELLHORN BATTED FOR ALFONSECA; Bellhorn struck out;
Grudzielanek struck out but advanced to first on a wild pitch;
Gonzalez was called out on strikes; Sosa popped to catcher; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Cubs 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9   8   0    5
 Cubs             1   2   1    2


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