Chicago Cubs 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Sunday, September 25, 2005 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  5  0
CHI N    1  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   3  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    3   0   0   1       0   1       2   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       0   4
Berkman lf                    2   0   1   0       2   0       1   0
Lamb 1b                       3   0   0   0       1   0       9   1
Lane rf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       4   0
Everett ss                    2   1   0   0       1   1       1   4
  Scott ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Ausmus c                      1   0   0   0       2   0       4   1
  Gipson pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pettitte p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Bagwell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       26   2   5   2       7   5      24  11

BATTING - 
2B: Lane (34,off Williams).
3B: Palmeiro (2,off Williams).
SH: Pettitte (15,off Williams); Ausmus (7,off Williams).
SF: Taveras (4,off Williams).
GDP: Lamb (10,off Williams).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Ensberg (7,2nd base by Wuertz/Barrett).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Macias 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Perez ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Lee 1b                        3   1   2   1       1   0       7   0
Garciaparra 3b                4   0   1   0       0   1       3   2
Barrett c                     4   1   0   0       0   1       4   2
Burnitz rf                    4   1   1   2       0   1       2   0
Murton lf                     2   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Patterson cf                  2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Williams p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       0   4
  McClain ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wuertz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dempster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   3   5   3       4   5      27  12

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

BATTING - 
HR: Lee (45,1st inning off Pettitte 0 on 2 out); Burnitz (24,7th inning off
Gallo 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Murton (2,2nd base off Gallo/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pettitte                      6     2   1   1   0   4   1  20
Qualls                        0.2   1   1   1   0   0   0   3
Gallo L(0-1)                  0     1   1   1   2   0   1   3
Wheeler                       1.1   1   0   0   2   1   0   7
Totals                        8     5   3   3   4   5   2  33


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams W(6-9)               7     4   2   2   6   3   0  29
Wuertz                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Dempster SV(31)               1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        9     5   2   2   7   5   0  36


Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Ron Kulpa, 2B - Mark Wegner, 3B - Larry Poncino
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 38121


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Taveras             cf        Macias              2b
2. Biggio              2b        Perez               ss
3. Ensberg             3b        Lee                 1b
4. Berkman             lf        Garciaparra         3b
5. Lamb                1b        Barrett             c
6. Lane                rf        Burnitz             rf
7. Everett             ss        Murton              lf
8. Ausmus              c         Patterson           cf
9. Pettitte            p         Williams            p

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras flied to left; Biggio flied to left; Ensberg
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Macias grounded out (shortstop to first); Perez flied
to right; Lee homered; Garciaparra struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman walked; Lamb walked [Berkman to second];
Lane singled to center [Berkman to third, Lamb to second];
Everett struck out; Ausmus lined to third; Pettitte struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 2ND: Barrett struck out; Burnitz popped to shortstop;
Murton grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Taveras struck out; Biggio grounded out (shortstop
to first); Ensberg walked; Berkman walked [Ensberg to second];
Lamb flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 3RD: Patterson grounded out (third to first); Williams
struck out; Macias flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Lane doubled to left; Everett flied to right [Lane
to third]; Ausmus walked; Pettitte out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Ausmus to second]; Lane was picked off
third (pitcher to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs
1.

CUBS 4TH: Perez flied to center; Lee grounded out (third to
first); Garciaparra grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 5TH: On a bunt Taveras grounded out (third to first);
Biggio flied to left; Ensberg grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 5TH: Barrett flied to right; Burnitz lined to first; Murton
singled to center; Patterson flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman singled to center; Lamb grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Berkman out at
second]; Lane grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Williams struck out (catcher to first); Macias flied
to center; Perez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Everett walked; Ausmus out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Everett to second]; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR
PETTITTE; Palmeiro tripled to right [Everett scored]; Taveras
hit a sacrifice fly to left [Palmeiro scored]; Biggio flied to
left; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Lee singled to
left; Garciaparra forced Lee (third to second); Barrett forced
Garciaparra (shortstop to second); GALLO REPLACED QUALLS
(PITCHING); Burnitz homered [Barrett scored]; Murton walked;
Murton stole second; Patterson walked; MCCLAIN BATTED FOR
WILLIAMS; WHEELER REPLACED GALLO (PITCHING); McClain walked
[Murton to third, Patterson to second]; Macias grounded out
(first to pitcher); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 8TH: WUERTZ REPLACED MCCLAIN (PITCHING); Ensberg singled
to third; Berkman popped to third; Lamb flied to center; Ensberg
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 3.

CUBS 8TH: Perez grounded out (pitcher to first); Lee walked;
Garciaparra singled to center [Lee to second]; Barrett flied to
right; Burnitz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 3.

ASTROS 9TH: DEMPSTER REPLACED WUERTZ (PITCHING); Lane struck
out; SCOTT BATTED FOR EVERETT; Scott struck out (catcher to
first); Ausmus walked; BAGWELL BATTED FOR WHEELER; GIPSON RAN
FOR AUSMUS; Bagwell flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cubs 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   5   0    7
 Cubs             3   5   0    6


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