Chicago Cubs 11, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 123
Played on Sunday, August 22, 2004 (D) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    0  0  5    1  4  1    0  0  0  -  11 14  1
HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  1    2  0  1  -   6 11  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Patterson cf                  5   2   3   1       0   0       0   0
Lee 1b                        5   0   2   0       0   2       5   0
Walker 2b                     5   1   2   2       0   0       7   5
Alou lf                       3   2   1   1       2   0       2   0
  Mercker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farnsworth p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sosa rf                       5   2   2   0       0   1       2   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   2   1   3       1   0       1   2
Barrett c                     3   1   2   1       0   0       4   0
  Bako c                      1   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Martinez ss                   5   1   1   2       0   1       1   5
Wood p                        2   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Leicester p                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Goodwin lf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       40  11  14  10       4   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Martinez-Walker-Lee, Martinez-Walker-Lee, Ramirez-Walker-Lee.
E: Walker (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Walker (19,off Oswalt); Barrett (23,off Bullinger); Martinez (14,off Bullinger).
HR: Ramirez (25,3rd inning off Oswalt 2 on 2 out); Alou (29,6th inning off
Gallo 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Barrett (4,by Oswalt).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Patterson 2 (25,2nd base off Oswalt/Chavez,2nd base off Bullinger/Chavez).
CS: Barrett (4,2nd base by Oswalt/Chavez).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vizcaino ss                   5   0   4   1       0   1       2   5
  Harville p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Beltran cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruntlett ss                1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Berkman rf                    4   1   2   0       1   1       3   0
Kent 2b                       4   1   0   0       0   3       2   1
Lamb 3b,1b                    4   1   2   1       1   0       7   1
Lane lf                       3   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
Chavez c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       6   3
Oswalt p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bullinger p                 1   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Biggio ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       35   6  11   5       4   9      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Lamb (9).

BATTING - 
HR: Lamb (9,2nd inning off Wood 0 on 1 out); Biggio (19,6th inning off Leicester
0 on 1 out); Bruntlett (3,9th inning off Farnsworth 0 on 0 out).
SF: Lane (2,off Leicester).
HBP: Lane (1,by Wood); Beltran (3,by Wood); Kent (4,by Wood).
GDP: Chavez 2 (7,off Wood,off Leicester); Lane (2,off Leicester).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Beltran (17,2nd base off Wood/Barrett).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wood                          4.1   5   2   2   3   4   1  23
Leicester W(4-0)              2.2   4   3   1   1   1   1  12
Mercker                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Farnsworth                    1     2   1   1   0   2   1   5
Totals                        9    11   6   4   4   9   3  43

HBP: Wood 3 (7,Lane,Beltran,Kent).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt L(13-9)                2.2   4   5   1   3   3   1  16
Bullinger                     2     5   5   5   1   0   0  11
Gallo                         1.1   3   1   1   0   1   1   7
Qualls                        2     2   0   0   0   0   0   8
Harville                      1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    14  11   7   4   6   2  45

HBP: Oswalt (9,Barrett).

Umpires: HP - Bill Hohn, 1B - Gary Darling, 2B - Mark Carlson, 3B - Brian Runge
Ejections: CHI Manager Dusty Baker by Bill Hohn [Intentional HBP];
Kerry Wood by Bill Hohn [Intentional HBP]; Roy Oswalt by Bill Hohn [Intentional
HBP]
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 41186


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Patterson           cf        Vizcaino            ss
2. Lee                 1b        Beltran             cf
3. Walker              2b        Bagwell             1b
4. Alou                lf        Berkman             rf
5. Sosa                rf        Kent                2b
6. Ramirez             3b        Lamb                3b
7. Barrett             c         Lane                lf
8. Martinez            ss        Chavez              c
9. Wood                p         Oswalt              p

CUBS 1ST: Patterson popped to third; Lee singled to left; Walker
forced Lee (second to shortstop); Alou walked [Walker to
second]; Sosa struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 1ST: Vizcaino singled to second; Beltran forced Vizcaino
(second unassisted); Bagwell flied to right; Beltran stole
second; Berkman struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Ramirez flied to right; Barrett singled to left;
Barrett was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Martinez
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Kent struck out; Lamb homered; Lane was hit by a
pitch; Chavez grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Lane out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Wood walked; On a bunt Patterson forced Wood (catcher
to shortstop); Lee struck out while Patterson stole second;
Walker doubled [Patterson scored]; Alou walked; Sosa reached on
an error by Lamb [Walker scored (unearned), Alou to third, Sosa
to second]; Ramirez homered (unearned) [Alou scored (unearned),
Sosa scored (unearned)]; Barrett was hit by a pitch; Michael
Barrett hit on the back and approached the mound; benches
emptied but no fight; Roy Oswalt ejected by HP umpire Bill
Hohn; BULLINGER REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Martinez
grounded out (pitcher to first); 5 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bullinger grounded out (shortstop to first);
Vizcaino singled to left; Beltran was hit by a pitch [Vizcaino
to second]; Bagwell forced Beltran (shortstop to second)
[Vizcaino to third]; Berkman walked [Bagwell to second]; Kent
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 1.

CUBS 4TH: Wood grounded out (third to first); Patterson singled
to right; Patterson stole second; Lee flied to center; Walker
singled to left [Patterson scored, Walker out at second (left to
catcher to second)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Lamb lined to left; Lane singled to right; Chavez
struck out; Bullinger walked [Lane to second]; Vizcaino singled
to right [Lane scored, Bullinger to second]; Beltran forced
Vizcaino (third to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 6,
Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Sosa singled
to center; Ramirez walked [Sosa to second]; Barrett doubled to
right [Sosa scored, Ramirez to third]; Martinez doubled to
center [Ramirez scored, Barrett scored]; Wood grounded out
(shortstop to first); GALLO REPLACED BULLINGER (PITCHING);
Patterson singled to center [Martinez scored]; Lee struck out; 4
R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 10, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell walked; Berkman forced Bagwell (second to
shortstop); Kent was hit by a pitch [Berkman to second]; Jeff
Kent hit on left arm; third batter hit by Kerry Wood who was
ejected; Manager Dusty Baker argued and was ejected; Wood had
just returned from five game suspension for arguing with
umpire; LEICESTER REPLACED WOOD (PITCHING); Lamb walked
[Berkman to third, Kent to second]; Lane grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Lamb out at second]; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 10, Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Walker grounded out (first unassisted); Alou homered;
Sosa singled to left; Ramirez flied to right; Barrett flied to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 11, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: BAKO REPLACED BARRETT (PLAYING C ); Chavez struck
out; BIGGIO BATTED FOR GALLO; Biggio homered; Vizcaino singled
to left; Beltran forced Vizcaino (shortstop to second); Bagwell
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 11,
Astros 3.

CUBS 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED BAGWELL (PITCHING); LAMB CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); ENSBERG REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 3B);
Martinez grounded out (shortstop to first); Leicester grounded
out (shortstop to first); Patterson singled to left; Lee singled
to right [Patterson to second]; Walker lined to right [Patterson
to third, Lee to second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 11, Astros
3.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman singled to center; Kent reached on an error
by Walker [Berkman scored (unearned) (no RBI), Kent to second];
Lamb singled to center [Kent to third]; Lane hit a sacrifice fly
to left [Kent scored (unearned)]; Chavez grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Lamb out at second]; 2 R (0
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 11, Astros 5.

CUBS 8TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Sosa grounded
out (third to first); Ramirez popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 11, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: MERCKER REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); GOODWIN REPLACED
LEICESTER (PLAYING LF); Ensberg popped to third; Vizcaino struck
out; Beltran struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 11, Astros
5.

CUBS 9TH: HARVILLE REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT
REPLACED QUALLS (PLAYING SS); Bako struck out; Martinez grounded
out (third to first); Goodwin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 11, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: FARNSWORTH REPLACED MERCKER (PITCHING); Bruntlett
homered; Berkman singled to center; Kent struck out; Berkman
advanced to second because of defensive indifference [Berkman to
second]; Lamb flied to right; Lane struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 11, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs            11  14   1    7
 Astros           6  11   1   10


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