Houston Astros 4, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Tuesday, April 10, 2007 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    3  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   4  7  1
CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  7  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   0   0       0   2       0   4
Ensberg 3b                    5   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Berkman 1b                    3   1   1   0       2   1      12   0
Lee lf                        4   1   2   1       1   1       0   0
Scott rf                      4   0   1   3       0   0       2   0
Burke cf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Everett ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   6
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Sampson p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  White p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Lamb ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4   7   4       5   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Everett-Berkman, Biggio-Everett-Berkman.
E: Biggio (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Ensberg (2,off Marquis); Scott (3,off Marquis); Ausmus (1,off Guzman).
GDP: Ausmus (1,off Marquis); Scott (1,off Guzman).
Team LOB: 9.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano cf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Jones rf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Lee 1b                        4   1   2   1       0   1      14   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Floyd lf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Barrett c                     4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
DeRosa 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   1       1   6
Izturis ss                    2   0   0   0       1   0       2   7
  Murton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Marquis p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Theriot ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guzman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eyre p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   7   2       1   6      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. DeRosa-Lee, DeRosa-Izturis-Lee.
E: Izturis 3 (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Jones (1,off Wheeler).
HBP: Soriano (1,by Sampson).
GDP: Jones (1,off Sampson); Ward (1,off Qualls).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sampson W(1-0)                5     3   0   0   1   3   0  19
White                         2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Qualls                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Wheeler                       1     4   2   2   0   2   0   7
Totals                        9     7   2   2   1   6   0  35

HBP: Sampson (1,Soriano).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marquis L(0-1)                5     4   4   3   4   3   0  25
Guzman                        3     3   0   0   1   2   0  12
Eyre                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   4   3   5   6   0  40

WP: Guzman (1).

Umpires: HP - Mike Reilly, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Eric Cooper, 3B - James Hoye
Time of Game: 2:48   Attendance: 35924


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Biggio              2b        Soriano             cf
2. Ensberg             3b        Jones               rf
3. Berkman             1b        Lee                 1b
4. Lee                 lf        Ramirez             3b
5. Scott               rf        Floyd               lf
6. Burke               cf        Barrett             c
7. Everett             ss        DeRosa              2b
8. Ausmus              c         Izturis             ss
9. Sampson             p         Marquis             p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Ensberg
doubled to left; Berkman singled to right [Ensberg to third];
Lee singled to right [Ensberg scored, Berkman to third]; Scott
doubled to center [Berkman scored, Lee scored]; Burke struck
out; Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Soriano was hit by a pitch; Jones grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Soriano out at
second]; Lee popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus grounded out (second to first); Sampson flied
to left; Biggio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Ramirez singled to left; Floyd forced Ramirez (second
to shortstop); Barrett flied to right; DeRosa was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ensberg flied to left; Berkman walked; Lee struck
out; Scott grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Izturis grounded out (shortstop to first); Marquis
struck out; Soriano flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Burke reached on an error by Izturis; Everett
reached on a fielder's choice [Burke to second (error by
Izturis; assist by Marquis)]; Ausmus grounded into a double play
(second to first) [Burke to third, Everett out at second];
Sampson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Jones grounded out (first unassisted); Lee singled to
center; Ramirez flied to center; Floyd singled to left [Lee to
second]; Barrett flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
3, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio reached on an error by Izturis; Ensberg
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Biggio to second]; Berkman
walked; Lee walked [Biggio to third, Berkman to second]; Scott
grounded out (second to first) [Biggio scored (unearned),
Berkman to third, Lee to second]; Burke walked; Everett popped
to first; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: DeRosa grounded out (shortstop to first); Izturis
walked; THERIOT BATTED FOR MARQUIS; Theriot grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Izturis to second]; Soriano struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 6TH: GUZMAN REPLACED THERIOT (PITCHING); Ausmus doubled
to left; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR SAMPSON; Palmeiro grounded out
(second to first) [Ausmus to third]; Biggio struck out; Ensberg
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 6TH: WHITE REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Jones grounded out
(second to first); Lee was called out on strikes; Ramirez
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman struck out; Lee singled to right; Scott
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Lee
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 7TH: Floyd lined to center; Barrett grounded out (pitcher
to first); DeRosa lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Burke grounded out (third to first); Everett singled
to left; Guzman threw a wild pitch [Everett to second]; Ausmus
lined to shortstop; LAMB BATTED FOR WHITE; Lamb walked; Biggio
flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); Izturis reached on an
error by Biggio; WARD BATTED FOR GUZMAN; Ward grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Izturis out at
second]; Soriano grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 9TH: EYRE REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Ensberg struck out;
Berkman grounded out (second to first); Lee flied to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 9TH: WHEELER REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Jones doubled to
left; Lee singled to right [Jones scored]; Ramirez struck out;
Floyd singled to right [Lee to second]; Barrett was called out
on strikes; DeRosa singled to center [Lee scored, Floyd to
second]; MURTON BATTED FOR IZTURIS; Murton popped to first; 2 R,
4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   7   1    9
 Cubs             2   7   3    6


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