Houston Astros 6, Chicago Cubs 1
Regular Season Game 135
Played on Friday, August 31, 2007 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    1  0  0    3  0  2    0  0  0  -   6  8  1
CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pence cf                      4   3   2   5       1   2       4   0
Biggio 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   2       3   2
  Scott rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   2   1       1   0       4   0
Lee lf                        3   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
Loretta ss                    5   0   1   0       0   2       3   1
Wigginton 3b                  4   1   0   0       1   3       0   1
Burke rf,2b                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ausmus c                      2   1   0   0       2   0       9   0
Rodriguez p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6   8   6       7   9      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Loretta-Biggio-Berkman.
E: Burke (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman 2 (19,off Marshall,off Wuertz); Loretta (22,off Wuertz).
HR: Pence 2 (14,4th inning off Marshall 2 on 2 out,6th inning off Wuertz 1
on 1 out).
SH: Rodriguez (11,off Marshall).
IBB: Lee (10,by Marshall).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ausmus (6,2nd base off Wuertz/Blanco).
CS: Biggio (3,3rd base by Wuertz/Blanco).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Theriot ss                    5   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
DeRosa 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   2
Lee 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   2       6   1
Ramirez 3b                    4   1   3   0       0   0       2   3
Monroe rf,lf                  3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Murton lf                     2   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
  Wood p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Eyre p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blanco c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
  Floyd ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kendall c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Jones cf,rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Marshall p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wuertz p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Pie cf                      2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       34   1   7   1       3   9      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Ramirez (7).

BATTING - 
GDP: Monroe (1,off Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez W(8-12)             6     4   0   0   3   5   0  25
Borkowski                     1.2   3   1   1   0   2   0   8
Miller                        1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9     7   1   1   3   9   0  37


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marshall L(7-7)               3.2   5   4   1   4   3   1  21
Wuertz                        2.1   3   2   2   2   2   1  11
Wood                          2     0   0   0   1   2   0   7
Eyre                          1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     8   6   3   7   9   2  42

WP: Marshall (4), Wuertz (5).
IBB: Marshall (3,Lee).

Umpires: HP - Greg Gibson, 1B - Larry Vanover, 2B - Tony Randazzo, 3B - Gerry Davis
Time of Game: 3:06   Attendance: 41297


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Pence               cf        Theriot             ss
2. Biggio              2b        DeRosa              2b
3. Berkman             1b        Lee                 1b
4. Lee                 lf        Ramirez             3b
5. Loretta             ss        Monroe              rf
6. Wigginton           3b        Murton              lf
7. Burke               rf        Blanco              c
8. Ausmus              c         Jones               cf
9. Rodriguez           p         Marshall            p

ASTROS 1ST: Pence walked; Biggio struck out; Berkman doubled to
left [Pence scored]; Lee was walked intentionally; Loretta
struck out; Marshall threw a wild pitch [Berkman to third, Lee
to second]; Wigginton walked; Burke popped to second; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Theriot popped to second; DeRosa lined to left; Lee
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); Rodriguez
grounded out (third to first); Pence was called out on strikes;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Ramirez singled to center; Monroe grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Ramirez out at
second]; Murton singled to right; Blanco lined to right; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio singled to second; Berkman grounded out
(third to first) [Biggio to second]; Lee grounded out (third to
first); Loretta grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Jones popped to shortstop; Marshall was called out on
strikes; Theriot reached on an error by Burke [Theriot to
first]; DeRosa walked [Theriot to second]; Lee flied to left; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wigginton reached on an error by Ramirez [Wigginton
to first]; Burke singled to left [Wigginton to second]; Ausmus
flied to right [Wigginton to third]; Rodriguez out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Burke to second]; Pence
homered (unearned) [Wigginton scored (unearned), Burke scored
(unearned)]; Biggio singled to left; Berkman walked [Biggio to
second]; WUERTZ REPLACED MARSHALL (PITCHING); Biggio was caught
stealing third (catcher to third); 3 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Ramirez flied to center; Monroe walked; Murton was
called out on strikes; Blanco struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Lee flied to center; Loretta doubled to left; Wuertz
threw a wild pitch [Loretta to third]; Wigginton struck out;
Burke flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: Jones grounded out (second to first); Wuertz struck
out; Theriot singled to right; DeRosa flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus walked; On a bunt Rodriguez made an out to
third; Ausmus stole second; Pence homered [Ausmus scored];
Biggio struck out; Berkman doubled to right; Lee walked; Loretta
lined to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 0.

CUBS 6TH: Lee was called out on strikes; Ramirez singled to
third; Monroe popped to second; Murton walked [Ramirez to
second]; Blanco popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 6, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 7TH: MONROE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); WOOD REPLACED
MURTON (PITCHING); JONES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); PIE
REPLACED WUERTZ (PLAYING CF); Wigginton was called out on
strikes; Burke flied to left; Ausmus walked; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR
RODRIGUEZ; Palmeiro flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
6, Cubs 0.

CUBS 7TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Jones grounded
out (third to first); Pie flied to center; Theriot grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Pence struck out; Biggio flied to right; Berkman
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 8TH: SCOTT REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING RF); BURKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); DeRosa struck out; Lee struck out;
Ramirez singled to right; Monroe singled to center [Ramirez to
second]; WARD BATTED FOR WOOD; Ward singled to center [Ramirez
scored, Monroe to second]; FLOYD BATTED FOR BLANCO; MILLER
REPLACED BORKOWSKI (PITCHING); Floyd popped to shortstop; 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 9TH: EYRE REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); KENDALL REPLACED
FLOYD (PLAYING C ); Lee flied to center; Loretta was called out
on strikes; Wigginton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Cubs 1.

CUBS 9TH: Jones struck out; Pie struck out; Theriot lined to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cubs 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   8   1    9
 Cubs             1   7   1    9


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