Chicago Cubs 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 145
Played on Wednesday, September 12, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    0  2  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1  -   2  8  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    5   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Jones cf,rf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Lee 1b                        3   0   0   0       1   1       7   1
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   5
Floyd rf                      4   2   2   1       0   1       2   0
  Pie cf                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
DeRosa 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       4   2
Kendall c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Theriot ss                    2   0   1   2       1   0       1   2
R. Hill p                     3   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
  Howry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dempster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   3   8   3       2   5      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ramirez-DeRosa-Lee, Lee-Theriot-Dempster.

BATTING - 
2B: DeRosa (26,off Albers).
3B: Floyd (1,off Albers).
HR: Floyd (6,2nd inning off Albers 0 on 0 out).
SF: Theriot (2,off Albers).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Theriot (26,2nd base off Borkowski/Quintero).
CS: Lee (5,2nd base by Albers/Quintero).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pence cf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       6   0
Biggio 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Loretta ss                    3   1   3   1       1   0       3   2
  Anderson pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wigginton 3b                  2   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
  Lamb ph                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Scott rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Quintero c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
  Palmeiro ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bruntlett pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Albers p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Moehler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Burke ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Munson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   8   2       4   7      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Biggio (10).

BATTING - 
3B: Lamb (2,off Dempster).
HR: Loretta (3,7th inning off R. Hill 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Wigginton (5,off R. Hill); Munson (7,off Dempster).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Pence (10,2nd base off R. Hill/Kendall).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
R. Hill W(9-8)                7     3   1   1   3   7   1  26
Howry                         1     3   0   0   0   0   0   5
Dempster SV(26)               1     2   1   1   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9     8   2   2   4   7   1  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Albers L(4-8)                 6     7   3   3   1   3   1  25
Moehler                       2     1   0   0   0   2   0   8
Borkowski                     1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9     8   3   3   2   5   1  37


Umpires: HP - Mike Reilly, 1B - Jeff Kellogg, 2B - Eric Cooper, 3B - Andy Fletcher
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 33115


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Soriano             lf        Pence               cf
2. Jones               cf        Biggio              2b
3. Lee                 1b        Berkman             1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Lee                 lf
5. Floyd               rf        Loretta             ss
6. DeRosa              2b        Wigginton           3b
7. Kendall             c         Scott               rf
8. Theriot             ss        Quintero            c
9. R. Hill             p         Albers              p

CUBS 1ST: Soriano popped to first; Jones singled to left; Lee
struck out; Ramirez flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Pence singled to center; Pence stole second; Biggio
struck out; Berkman lined to second; Lee flied to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Floyd homered; DeRosa singled to center; Kendall
singled to right [DeRosa to third]; Theriot out on a sacrifice
fly to center [DeRosa scored]; On a bunt R. Hill struck out;
Soriano popped to shortstop; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Loretta walked; Wigginton walked [Loretta to
second]; Scott struck out; Quintero grounded out (third to
first) [Loretta to third, Wigginton to second]; Albers was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Jones popped to second; Lee walked; Lee was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); Ramirez grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Pence struck out; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to
first); Berkman flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Floyd tripled to center; DeRosa grounded out
(shortstop to first); Kendall flied to right; Theriot singled to
shortstop [Floyd scored]; R. Hill struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee struck out; Loretta singled to third; Wigginton
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Loretta
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Soriano popped to shortstop; Jones lined to shortstop;
Lee grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Scott grounded out (second to first); Quintero flied
to center; Albers lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 3,
Astros 0.

CUBS 6TH: Ramirez flied to center; Floyd flied to center; DeRosa
doubled to left; Kendall grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence flied to right; Biggio walked; Berkman forced
Biggio (third to second); Lee forced Berkman (third to second);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

CUBS 7TH: MOEHLER REPLACED ALBERS (PITCHING); Theriot grounded
out (first to pitcher); R. Hill singled to left; Soriano struck
out; Jones grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Loretta homered; Wigginton struck out; Scott flied
to right; Quintero struck out (catcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 8TH: Lee reached on an error by Biggio; Ramirez flied to
right; Floyd struck out; DeRosa flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: JONES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); PIE REPLACED
FLOYD (PLAYING CF); BURKE BATTED FOR MOEHLER; HOWRY REPLACED R.
HILL (PITCHING); Burke popped to first; Pence singled to center;
Biggio singled to left [Pence out at third (left to third)];
Berkman singled to pitcher [Biggio to second]; Lee flied to
center; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

CUBS 9TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); Kendall flied to
center; Theriot walked; WARD BATTED FOR HOWRY; Ward flied to
center; Theriot stole second; Soriano flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: DEMPSTER REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); Loretta singled
to second; ANDERSON RAN FOR LORETTA; LAMB BATTED FOR WIGGINTON;
Lamb tripled to right [Anderson scored]; Scott grounded out
(third to first); PALMEIRO BATTED FOR QUINTERO; Palmeiro walked;
MUNSON BATTED FOR BORKOWSKI; BRUNTLETT RAN FOR PALMEIRO; Munson
grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to pitcher)
[Bruntlett out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 3, Astros
2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             3   8   0    7
 Astros           2   8   1    7


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