Chicago Cubs 4, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 120
Played on Tuesday, August 16, 2005 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    0  1  1    0  0  1    0  1  0  -   4  9  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lawton rf,lf                  5   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Perez 2b                      5   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Lee 1b                        4   1   1   0       1   0      12   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   2   3   2       0   0       1   5
Garciaparra ss                3   1   1   0       1   0       1   1
Murton lf                     3   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
  Burnitz ph,rf               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Patterson cf                  4   0   1   1       0   2       3   0
Blanco c                      3   0   0   0       1   1       7   1
Maddux p                      3   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
  Macias ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wood p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dempster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   4   9   4       3  10      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ramirez-Perez-Lee.

BATTING - 
2B: Ramirez 2 (30,off Pettitte 2).
HR: Ramirez (30,6th inning off Pettitte 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lee (13,2nd base off Pettitte/Ausmus); Patterson (14,2nd base off Qualls/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   1       0   0       2   2
Berkman 1b                    2   0   1   0       2   1       8   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Lane rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Palmeiro lf                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Everett ss                    3   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   1      10   0
Pettitte p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   4   1       2   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Everett.
E: Biggio (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Everett (24,off Maddux).
3B: Taveras (4,off Maddux).
GDP: Ensberg (8,off Dempster).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Taveras (28,2nd base off Maddux/Blanco).
CS: Everett (6,3rd base by Maddux/Blanco).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Maddux W(10-9)                7     3   1   1   2   5   0  25
Wood                          1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Dempster SV(17)               1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     4   1   1   2   7   0  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pettitte L(10-9)              7     8   3   3   2   8   1  31
Qualls                        1     1   1   0   1   1   0   5
Springer                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     9   4   3   3  10   1  39


Umpires: HP - Larry Vanover, 1B - Randy Marsh, 2B - Jim Wolf, 3B - Sam Holbrook
Time of Game: 2:18   Attendance: 31963


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Lawton              rf        Taveras             cf
2. Perez               2b        Biggio              2b
3. Lee                 1b        Berkman             1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Ensberg             3b
5. Garciaparra         ss        Lane                rf
6. Murton              lf        Palmeiro            lf
7. Patterson           cf        Everett             ss
8. Blanco              c         Ausmus              c
9. Maddux              p         Pettitte            p

CUBS 1ST: Lawton lined to left; Perez grounded out (third to
first); Lee flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras tripled to right; Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Taveras scored]; Berkman walked; Ensberg
popped to first; Lane grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 2ND: Ramirez doubled to left; Garciaparra singled to right
[Ramirez to third]; Murton struck out; Patterson struck out;
Blanco walked [Garciaparra to second]; Maddux singled to third
[Ramirez scored, Garciaparra to third, Blanco to second]; Lawton
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Palmeiro was called out on strikes; Everett doubled
to left; Everett was caught stealing third (catcher to third);
Ausmus was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Perez flied to right; Lee singled to center; Lee stole
second; Ramirez doubled to left [Lee scored]; Garciaparra
grounded out (shortstop to first); Murton was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Pettitte grounded out (pitcher to first); On a bunt
Taveras singled to pitcher; Biggio popped to second; Taveras
stole second; Berkman walked; Ensberg flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

CUBS 4TH: Patterson grounded out (shortstop to first); Blanco
grounded out (shortstop to first); Maddux flied to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Lane lined to shortstop; Palmeiro grounded out
(second to first); Everett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 1.

CUBS 5TH: Lawton struck out; Perez struck out; Lee grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus grounded out (third to first); Pettitte
grounded out (second to first); Taveras grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 1.

CUBS 6TH: Ramirez homered; Garciaparra grounded out (third to
first); Murton singled to third; Patterson struck out; Blanco
forced Murton (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Berkman struck
out; Ensberg was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 7TH: Maddux struck out; Lawton struck out; Perez singled to
center; Lee walked [Perez to second]; Ramirez flied to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Lane flied to center; Palmeiro grounded out (first
unassisted); Everett grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED PETTITTE (PITCHING); Garciaparra
walked; BURNITZ BATTED FOR MURTON; Burnitz reached on an error
by Biggio [Garciaparra to third]; Patterson singled to center
[Garciaparra scored (unearned), Burnitz to third]; Patterson
stole second; Blanco struck out; MACIAS BATTED FOR MADDUX;
Macias lined into a double play to second [Patterson out at
second (second to shortstop)]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: LAWTON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BURNITZ
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); WOOD REPLACED MACIAS (PITCHING);
Ausmus lined to right; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR QUALLS; Vizcaino
struck out; Taveras struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4,
Astros 1.

CUBS 9TH: SPRINGER REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Lawton struck
out; Perez lined to third; Lee popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: DEMPSTER REPLACED WOOD (PITCHING); Biggio lined to
center; Berkman singled to left; Ensberg grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Berkman out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             4   9   0    8
 Astros           1   4   1    3


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