Houston Astros 8, Chicago Cubs 2
Regular Season Game 114
Played on Wednesday, August 8, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2 12  1
HOU N    0  0  3    0  1  3    1  0  x  -   8 11  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Theriot ss                    5   1   3   1       0   0       0   7
Jones cf                      4   0   2   0       1   0       4   0
Lee 1b                        3   0   0   1       2   0      10   1
Floyd rf                      4   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
DeRosa 3b                     5   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Fontenot 2b                   5   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Murton lf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
K. Hill c                     3   0   1   0       1   0       5   3
Zambrano p                    3   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
  Eyre p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wuertz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pie ph                      1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallagher p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   2  12   2       5   4      24  14

FIELDING - 
E: Fontenot (8).

BATTING - 
2B: DeRosa (21,off Oswalt); Jones (21,off Borkowski).
GDP: Floyd (5,off Oswalt); DeRosa (10,off Moehler).
Team LOB: 13.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   1       0   1       1   2
  Albers p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moehler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lamb 3b                       5   1   1   2       0   0       0   1
Berkman 1b                    3   2   1   1       2   1       9   2
Lee lf                        4   1   3   0       0   0       1   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burke 2b                    1   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Scott rf                      3   0   1   3       2   2       1   0
Lane cf                       5   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Bruntlett ss                  3   1   1   0       1   0       4   6
Ausmus c                      3   1   1   1       0   1       4   1
Oswalt p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Palmeiro ph,lf              1   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Totals                       35   8  11   8       6   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Bruntlett-Berkman, Bruntlett-Burke-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (32,off Zambrano); Lamb (9,off Zambrano); Burke (13,off Gallagher).
3B: Scott (3,off Zambrano).
HR: Biggio (8,3rd inning off Zambrano 0 on 1 out); Berkman (20,5th inning off
Zambrano 0 on 0 out); Ausmus (3,7th inning off Wuertz 0 on 1 out).
SH: Ausmus (4,off Zambrano).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zambrano L(14-8)              5.2   8   7   7   3   6   2  29
Eyre                          0     1   0   0   2   0   0   3
Wuertz                        1.1   1   1   1   0   1   1   5
Gallagher                     1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        8    11   8   8   6   7   3  42


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(12-6)                6     6   0   0   4   4   0  27
Borkowski                     0.1   2   1   1   0   0   0   3
Miller                        0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Albers                        1     3   1   1   0   0   0   6
Moehler                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    12   2   2   5   4   0  42


Umpires: HP - Chuck Meriwether, 1B - Rick Reed, 2B - Alfonso Marquez, 3B - Tim Timmons
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 41655


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Theriot             ss        Biggio              2b
2. Jones               cf        Lamb                3b
3. Lee                 1b        Berkman             1b
4. Floyd               rf        Lee                 lf
5. DeRosa              3b        Scott               rf
6. Fontenot            2b        Lane                cf
7. Murton              lf        Bruntlett           ss
8. K. Hill             c         Ausmus              c
9. Zambrano            p         Oswalt              p

CUBS 1ST: Theriot grounded out (shortstop to first); Jones
walked; Lee walked [Jones to second]; Floyd grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Lee out at second];
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to center; Lamb flied to center;
Berkman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: DeRosa doubled to left; Fontenot grounded out (second
to first) [DeRosa to third]; Murton reached on a fielder's
choice [DeRosa out at home (shortstop to catcher)]; K. Hill
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee doubled to center; Scott struck out; Lane struck
out (catcher to first); Bruntlett singled to shortstop [Lee to
third]; Ausmus was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Zambrano struck out; Theriot singled to third; Jones
lined to shortstop; Lee walked [Theriot to second]; Floyd flied
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Oswalt popped to third; Biggio homered; Lamb
grounded out (first to pitcher); Berkman walked; Lee singled to
left [Berkman to third]; Scott tripled to right [Berkman scored,
Lee scored]; Lane grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 3.

CUBS 4TH: DeRosa singled to center; Fontenot singled to center
[DeRosa to second]; Murton flied to center; K. Hill walked
[DeRosa to third, Fontenot to second]; Zambrano was called out
on strikes; Theriot lined to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs
0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Bruntlett grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
grounded out (shortstop to first); Oswalt singled to left;
Biggio reached on an error by Fontenot [Oswalt to second]; Lamb
flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 3.

CUBS 5TH: Jones popped to shortstop; Lee lined to right; Floyd
struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman homered; Lee grounded out (third to first);
Scott struck out; Lane struck out (catcher to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 4.

CUBS 6TH: DeRosa grounded out (first to pitcher); Fontenot flied
to center; Murton singled to center; K. Hill singled to right
[Murton to second]; Zambrano struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cubs 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Bruntlett walked; Ausmus out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Bruntlett to second]; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR
OSWALT; Palmeiro walked; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Bruntlett to third, Palmeiro to second]; Lamb doubled to
left [Bruntlett scored, Palmeiro scored]; EYRE REPLACED ZAMBRANO
(PITCHING); Berkman walked; Lee singled to first [Lamb to third,
Berkman to second]; Scott walked [Lamb scored, Berkman to third,
Lee to second]; WUERTZ REPLACED EYRE (PITCHING); Lane forced
Scott (shortstop to second); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 7.

CUBS 7TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); PALMEIRO STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Theriot singled to right; Jones doubled to
right [Theriot to third]; Lee grounded out (third to first)
[Theriot scored]; MILLER REPLACED BORKOWSKI (PITCHING); Floyd
walked; DeRosa flied to left; Fontenot grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Bruntlett grounded out (third to first); Ausmus
homered; Palmeiro flied to center; Biggio struck out; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 8.

CUBS 8TH: ALBERS REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); BURKE REPLACED
MILLER (PLAYING 2B); Murton singled to shortstop; K. Hill flied
to left; PIE BATTED FOR WUERTZ; Pie forced Murton (first to
shortstop); Pie advanced to second because of defensive
indifference [Pie to second]; Theriot singled to center [Pie
scored]; Theriot advanced to second because of defensive
indifference [Theriot to second]; Jones singled to center
[Theriot to third]; Lee forced Jones (shortstop to second); 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 8.

ASTROS 8TH: GALLAGHER REPLACED PIE (PITCHING); Lamb grounded out
(third to first); Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first);
Burke doubled; Scott walked; Lane forced Scott (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 8.

CUBS 9TH: MOEHLER REPLACED ALBERS (PITCHING); Floyd singled to
center; DeRosa grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Floyd out at second]; Fontenot grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             2  12   1   13
 Astros           8  11   0   10


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