Houston Astros 12, Chicago Cubs 8
Regular Season Game 125
Played on Tuesday, August 19, 2003 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    3  0  2    0  0  0    3  0  0  -   8 11  0
HOU N    4  0  1    3  0  4    0  0  x  -  12 15  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lofton cf                     3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Gonzalez ss                   4   2   2   2       0   1       2   5
  Alfonseca p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Glanville ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Sosa rf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Alou lf                       3   2   1   2       1   1       1   0
Ramirez 3b                    3   1   2   3       1   0       0   1
Karros 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Womack 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Martinez 2b,ss                4   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Miller c                      3   0   0   0       1   1       9   0
Clement p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Goodwin ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Simon 1b                    2   1   2   1       0   0       2   1
Totals                       34   8  11   8       3   5      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Martinez-Gonzalez-Karros.

BATTING - 
2B: Goodwin (7,off Miceli); Simon (15,off Lidge).
HR: Ramirez (17,1st inning off Robertson 2 on 2 out); Alou (19,3rd inning off
Robertson 1 on 2 out); Gonzalez (17,7th inning off Lidge 1 on 2 out).
SH: Lofton (5,off Miceli).
HBP: Lofton (4,by Robertson).
GDP: Miller 2 (11,off Robertson,off Miceli); Karros (13,off White).
IBB: Alou (7,by Robertson).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Berkman lf                    4   3   3   0       1   1       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   3   1   0       3   0      10   0
Kent 2b                       5   3   3   6       0   1       5   5
Hidalgo rf                    4   2   1   1       1   1       5   0
Blum 3b                       5   1   2   2       0   2       0   3
Zaun c                        5   0   2   1       0   1       5   1
Everett ss                    4   0   2   1       0   0       1   4
Robertson p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Lane ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruntlett ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  White p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38  12  15  11       5   8      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Blum-Kent-Bagwell, Everett-Kent-Bagwell, White-Everett-Kent-Bagwell.
E: Bagwell (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Blum 2 (17,off Clement 2); Berkman (24,off Veres); Kent (30,off Veres);
Hidalgo (29,off Farnsworth).
HR: Kent (18,4th inning off Clement 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Biggio (3,off Veres).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clement L(10-11)              4     8   8   8   4   3   1  24
Veres                         1     4   3   3   1   0   0   7
Farnsworth                    1     3   1   1   0   2   0   6
Alfonseca                     2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Totals                        8    15  12  12   5   8   1  43

Veres faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Clement (12), Veres (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Robertson                     3     5   5   5   1   1   2  14
Miceli W(1-2)                 2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
White                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Lidge                         1     3   3   3   0   1   1   6
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Wagner                        1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9    11   8   8   3   5   3  39

HBP: Robertson (5,Lofton).
IBB: Robertson (7,Alou).

Umpires: HP - Dale Scott, 1B - Jim Reynolds, 2B - Laz Diaz, 3B - Jim Joyce
Time of Game: 3:10   Attendance: 32707


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Lofton              cf        Biggio              cf
2. Gonzalez            ss        Berkman             lf
3. Sosa                rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Alou                lf        Kent                2b
5. Ramirez             3b        Hidalgo             rf
6. Karros              1b        Blum                3b
7. Martinez            2b        Zaun                c
8. Miller              c         Everett             ss
9. Clement             p         Robertson           p

CUBS 1ST: Lofton was hit by a pitch; Lofton was picked off first
(pitcher to first); Gonzalez singled to center; Sosa flied to
center [Gonzalez to second]; Alou was walked intentionally;
Ramirez homered [Gonzalez scored, Alou scored]; Karros flied to
right; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio popped to first; Berkman singled to third;
Bagwell singled to center [Berkman to third, Bagwell to second
(on throw)]; Kent singled to left [Berkman scored, Bagwell to
third]; Clement threw a wild pitch [Bagwell scored, Kent to
second]; Hidalgo walked; Blum doubled to center [Kent scored,
Hidalgo scored]; Zaun struck out; Everett popped to catcher; 4
R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 4.

CUBS 2ND: Martinez singled to left; Miller grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Martinez out at second];
Clement was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Robertson struck out; Biggio grounded out (third to
first); Berkman singled to center; Bagwell walked [Berkman to
second]; Kent forced Bagwell (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 4.

CUBS 3RD: Lofton singled to second; Gonzalez grounded out (third
to first) [Lofton to second]; Sosa grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Lofton to third]; Alou homered [Lofton scored]; Ramirez
flied to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Hidalgo popped to shortstop; Blum doubled to center;
Zaun singled to center [Blum scored, Zaun to second (on throw)];
Everett flied to center; LANE BATTED FOR ROBERTSON; Lane flied
to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 5.

CUBS 4TH: MICELI REPLACED LANE (PITCHING); Karros flied to
right; Martinez reached on an error by Bagwell (assist by Kent);
Miller grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Martinez out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
walked; Bagwell walked [Berkman to second]; Kent homered
[Berkman scored, Bagwell scored]; Hidalgo grounded out
(shortstop to first); Blum struck out; 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 5, Astros 8.

CUBS 5TH: GOODWIN BATTED FOR CLEMENT; Goodwin doubled to right;
Lofton out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Goodwin to
third]; Gonzalez struck out; Sosa lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 8.

ASTROS 5TH: VERES REPLACED GOODWIN (PITCHING); Zaun grounded out
(pitcher to shortstop to first); Everett singled to right;
BRUNTLETT BATTED FOR MICELI; Bruntlett singled to left [Everett
to second]; Biggio grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Bruntlett out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 8.

CUBS 6TH: WHITE REPLACED BRUNTLETT (PITCHING); Alou was called
out on strikes; Ramirez singled to left; Karros grounded into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop to second to first) [Ramirez
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman doubled to center; Veres threw a wild pitch
[Berkman to third]; Bagwell walked; Kent doubled to left
[Berkman scored, Bagwell scored]; FARNSWORTH REPLACED KARROS
(PITCHING); SIMON REPLACED VERES (PLAYING 1B); Hidalgo doubled
to left [Kent scored]; Blum struck out; Zaun singled to right
[Hidalgo to third]; Everett singled to center [Hidalgo scored,
Zaun to second]; MERCED BATTED FOR WHITE; Merced grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Zaun to third, Everett to second]; Biggio
struck out; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 12.

CUBS 7TH: LIDGE REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Martinez singled to
right; Miller struck out; Simon doubled to right [Martinez
scored]; Lofton grounded out (pitcher to first) [Simon to
third]; Gonzalez homered [Simon scored]; Sosa grounded out
(shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 8, Astros 12.

ASTROS 7TH: WOMACK REPLACED FARNSWORTH (PLAYING 2B); ALFONSECA
REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); MARTINEZ CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING SS); Berkman struck out; Bagwell flied to center; Kent
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 8, Astros
12.

CUBS 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED LIDGE (PITCHING); Alou flied to right;
Ramirez walked; Womack forced Ramirez (second to shortstop);
Martinez popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 8, Astros
12.

ASTROS 8TH: Hidalgo struck out; Blum grounded out (second to
first); Zaun grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 8, Astros 12.

CUBS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED DOTEL (PITCHING); Miller walked; Simon
singled to right [Miller to second]; Lofton forced Simon (third
to second) [Miller to third]; GLANVILLE BATTED FOR ALFONSECA;
Lofton advanced to second because of defensive indifference
[Lofton to second]; Glanville struck out; Sosa flied to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 8, Astros 12.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             8  11   0    4
 Astros          12  15   1    7


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