Chicago Cubs 8, Houston Astros 6 (18 innings)
Regular Season Game 119
Played on Tuesday, August 15, 2006 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    1  1  0    0  3  0    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   8 16  0
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  4    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   6 16  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pierre cf                     8   1   1   0       1   1      11   2
Izturis ss                    8   0   4   1       0   0       2   2
Pagan lf                      3   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
  Eyre p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Nevin ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Novoa p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Perez ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guzman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zambrano ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dempster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Marmol ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hill p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ramirez 3b                    8   2   3   0       0   3       3   4
Jones rf                      7   2   2   3       0   2       7   1
Mabry 1b                      8   0   1   0       0   3      10   3
Cedeno 2b                     7   1   1   1       0   0       5   5
Blanco c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
  Barrett ph,c                4   0   1   0       1   0       8   2
Mateo p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Theriot ph                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ohman p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wuertz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Aardsma p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murton lf                   5   1   2   3       0   1       1   0
Totals                       66   8  16   8       3  12      54  21

BATTING - 
2B: Ramirez (25,off Borkowski).
3B: Pierre (10,off Clemens).
HR: Cedeno (5,2nd inning off Clemens 0 on 0 out); Jones (20,5th inning off
Clemens 2 on 2 out); Murton (8,9th inning off Lidge 0 on 0 out).
SH: Mateo (1,off Clemens); Cedeno (14,off Clemens).
HBP: Jones (3,by Clemens); Theriot (1,by Clemens).
GDP: Perez (3,off Nieve); Zambrano (2,off Borkowski).
IBB: Barrett (2,by Borkowski).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Theriot (5,2nd base off Clemens/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    9   0   1   0       0   2       9   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
  Burke 2b                    4   0   3   0       0   0       2   4
Lamb 1b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       8   1
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg ph,3b               4   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
Berkman rf,1b,lf              6   1   0   0       2   3       2   0
Scott lf                      5   1   3   0       1   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Huff 3b                       5   1   3   2       0   0       0   2
  Nieve p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Munson ph,1b                3   0   1   0       0   2       6   1
Everett ss                    7   1   1   2       0   1       1   7
Ausmus c                      6   1   2   0       2   0      13   0
Clemens p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lane rf                     5   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Totals                       66   6  16   6       6  12      54  21

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Everett-Burke-Berkman, Burke-Everett-Munson.

BATTING - 
2B: Huff (5,off Mateo); Palmeiro (4,off Wuertz); Burke (19,off Novoa); Ausmus
(13,off Guzman).
3B: Everett (4,off Wuertz).
SH: Everett (5,off Dempster).
HBP: Clemens (1,by Mateo); Burke (12,by Dempster).
IBB: Berkman (13,by Novoa); Scott (4,by Novoa).
Team LOB: 15.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Burke (8,2nd base off Dempster/Barrett).
CS: Scott (1,Home by Howry/Barrett).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mateo                         5     4   2   2   1   2   0  20
Ohman                         0.2   2   2   2   0   0   0   4
Wuertz                        0.1   2   2   2   1   0   0   3
Aardsma                       0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Eyre                          0.2   2   0   0   0   1   0   4
Howry                         0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Novoa                         2     1   0   0   2   0   0   9
Guzman                        3     2   0   0   1   3   0  12
Dempster                      3     2   0   0   1   2   0  13
Hill W(3-5)                   2     1   0   0   0   3   0   7
Totals                       18    16   6   6   6  12   0  75

WP: Eyre (6).
HBP: Mateo (1,Clemens); Dempster (2,Burke).
IBB: Novoa 2 (5,Berkman,Scott).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens                       6     7   5   5   1   5   2  28
Qualls                        1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Wheeler                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Lidge                         0.2   3   1   1   0   1   1   5
Miller                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Springer                      0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Nieve                         2     0   0   0   1   0   0   6
Borkowski L(1-1)              6     4   2   2   1   2   0  22
Totals                       18    16   8   8   3  12   3  73

HBP: Clemens 2 (2,Jones,Theriot).
IBB: Borkowski (3,Barrett).

Umpires: HP - Jeff Kellogg, 1B - Jerry Meals, 2B - Andy Fletcher, 3B - Mike Reilly
Time of Game: 5:36   Attendance: 41531


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Pierre              cf        Taveras             cf
2. Izturis             ss        Biggio              2b
3. Pagan               lf        Lamb                1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Berkman             rf
5. Jones               rf        Scott               lf
6. Mabry               1b        Huff                3b
7. Cedeno              2b        Everett             ss
8. Blanco              c         Ausmus              c
9. Mateo               p         Clemens             p

CUBS 1ST: Pierre tripled to right; Izturis singled to center
[Pierre scored]; Pagan grounded out (second to first) [Izturis
to second]; Ramirez was called out on strikes; Jones was hit by
a pitch; Mabry struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros
0.

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras singled to center; Biggio flied to center;
Lamb grounded out (pitcher to first) [Taveras to second];
Berkman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
1, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Cedeno homered; Blanco singled to shortstop; Mateo out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Blanco to second];
Pierre grounded out (second to first) [Blanco to third]; Izturis
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Scott singled to right; Huff lined to center;
Everett popped to third; Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Pagan grounded out (first to pitcher); Ramirez struck
out; Jones lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Clemens grounded out (shortstop to first); Taveras
lined to second; Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Mabry singled to right; Cedeno out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to first) [Mabry to second]; Blanco grounded out (third
to first); Mateo flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lamb singled to center; Berkman walked [Lamb to
second]; Scott flied to left [Lamb to third]; Huff doubled to
center [Lamb scored, Berkman scored, Huff out at third (center
to second to first to third to first)]; Everett lined to first;
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Pierre grounded out (shortstop to first); Izturis
grounded out (second to first); Pagan walked; Ramirez singled to
right [Pagan to third]; Jones homered [Pagan scored, Ramirez
scored]; Mabry struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus flied to center; Clemens was hit by a pitch;
Taveras was called out on strikes; Biggio popped to second; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Cedeno popped to second; Blanco grounded out
(shortstop to first); THERIOT BATTED FOR MATEO; Theriot was hit
by a pitch; Theriot stole second; Pierre struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: OHMAN REPLACED THERIOT (PITCHING); Lamb popped to
second; Berkman flied to left; Scott singled to center; Huff
singled to center [Scott to second]; WUERTZ REPLACED OHMAN
(PITCHING); Everett tripled to left [Scott scored, Huff scored];
Ausmus walked; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR CLEMENS; Palmeiro doubled to
right [Everett scored, Ausmus scored, Palmeiro out at third
(right to second to third to shortstop to third)]; 4 R, 4 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 6.

CUBS 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Izturis singled
to center; Pagan forced Izturis (shortstop to second); Ramirez
struck out; Jones struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: AARDSMA REPLACED WUERTZ (PITCHING); Taveras struck
out; Biggio flied to center; EYRE REPLACED PAGAN (PITCHING);
MURTON REPLACED AARDSMA (PLAYING LF); Lamb was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 6.

CUBS 8TH: WHEELER REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); BERKMAN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); LANE REPLACED QUALLS (PLAYING RF); Mabry
flied to center; Cedeno lined to right; BARRETT BATTED FOR
BLANCO; Barrett flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: BARRETT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Berkman flied
to right; Scott singled to center; Eyre threw a wild pitch
[Scott to second]; Huff singled to first [Scott to third]; HOWRY
REPLACED EYRE (PITCHING); Scott was caught stealing home
(catcher to third to pitcher) [Huff to second]; Cubs pitcher
Scott Eyre left the game due to an injured leg; Everett
flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 6.

CUBS 9TH: BURKE REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 2B); LIDGE REPLACED
WHEELER (PITCHING); Murton homered; Pierre flied to center;
Izturis singled to left; NEVIN BATTED FOR HOWRY; Nevin struck
out; Ramirez singled to center [Izturis to second]; MILLER
REPLACED LIDGE (PITCHING); Jones grounded out (second to first);
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 9TH: NOVOA REPLACED NEVIN (PITCHING); Ausmus flied to
right; Lane flied to center; Taveras flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 10TH: Mabry was called out on strikes; SPRINGER REPLACED
MILLER (PITCHING); Cedeno flied to center; Barrett singled to
left; Murton struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 10TH: Burke doubled to left; ENSBERG BATTED FOR SPRINGER;
Ensberg flied to center [Burke to third]; Berkman was walked
intentionally; Scott was walked intentionally [Berkman to
second]; Huff forced Burke (first to catcher) [Berkman to third,
Scott to second]; Everett popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 11TH: ENSBERG STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); NIEVE REPLACED
HUFF (PITCHING); Pierre walked; On a bunt Izturis made an out to
catcher; PEREZ BATTED FOR NOVOA; Perez grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Pierre out at second]; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 11TH: GUZMAN REPLACED PEREZ (PITCHING); Ausmus grounded
out (first unassisted); Lane flied to center; Taveras flied to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 12TH: Ramirez flied to center; Jones flied to center; Mabry
popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 12TH: Burke singled to center; Ensberg walked [Burke to
second]; Berkman forced Burke (center to third) [Ensberg to
second]; Scott flied to right; MUNSON BATTED FOR NIEVE; Munson
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 13TH: BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BORKOWSKI
REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); MUNSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B);
Cedeno flied to right; Barrett grounded out (first to pitcher);
Murton flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 13TH: Everett struck out (catcher to first); Ausmus
doubled to right; Lane struck out; Taveras flied to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 14TH: Pierre lined to right; Izturis singled to left;
ZAMBRANO BATTED FOR GUZMAN; Zambrano grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Izturis out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 14TH: DEMPSTER REPLACED ZAMBRANO (PITCHING); Burke
singled to left; Ensberg flied to right; Berkman struck out
while Burke stole second; Borkowski grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 15TH: Ramirez flied to right; Jones was called out on
strikes; Mabry grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 15TH: Munson singled to right; Everett out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Munson to second]; Ausmus walked; Lane
flied to left; Taveras forced Ausmus (second to shortstop); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 16TH: Cedeno flied to center; Barrett popped to second;
Murton grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 16TH: Burke was hit by a pitch; Ensberg forced Burke
(first to shortstop); Berkman struck out; Borkowski grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 17TH: Pierre grounded out (shortstop to first); Izturis
flied to center; MARMOL BATTED FOR DEMPSTER; Marmol struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

ASTROS 17TH: HILL REPLACED MARMOL (PITCHING); Munson struck out;
Everett grounded out (second to first); Ausmus singled to
center; Lane struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 6.

CUBS 18TH: Ramirez doubled to right; Jones singled to right
[Ramirez to third]; Mabry popped to third; Cedeno grounded out
(third to first) [Jones to second]; Barrett was walked
intentionally; Murton singled to right [Ramirez scored, Jones
scored, Barrett to third]; Pierre grounded out (first
unassisted); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 8, Astros 6.

ASTROS 18TH: Taveras flied to center; Burke grounded out (third
to first); Ensberg struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 8,
Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             8  16   0   11
 Astros           6  16   0   15


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