Chicago Cubs 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 146
Played on Thursday, September 13, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    4  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  0  -   6 11  0
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  2
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    5   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Fontenot 2b                   5   1   2   0       0   0       2   4
Floyd rf                      3   2   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Pie cf                      1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ramirez 3b                    5   1   1   3       0   0       1   0
Ward 1b                       4   1   2   1       0   0       7   1
Kendall c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
Jones cf,rf                   4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Theriot ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       3   1
Trachsel p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Monroe ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Eyre p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wood p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Marmol p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38   6  11   6       2   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Fontenot-Theriot-Ward, Fontenot-Theriot, Fontenot-Ward.

BATTING - 
2B: Fontenot (12,off Williams).
HR: Soriano (25,1st inning off Williams 0 on 0 out); Ramirez (23,1st inning
off Williams 2 on 0 out); Ward (3,5th inning off Williams 0 on 2 out);
Floyd (7,7th inning off Williams 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Soriano (9,off Miller).
IBB: Theriot (1,by Williams).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pence cf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       5   0
Biggio 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   1       2   6
Berkman 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       7   1
Lee lf                        4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Lamb 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Scott rf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Loretta ss                    3   1   1   1       1   1       3   2
Munson c                      1   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
  Ransom ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Quintero c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Anderson ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Williams p                    2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Burke ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sarfate p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   2   8   2       4   9      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Loretta-Biggio-Berkman.
E: Berkman (12), Lamb (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Pence (29,off Trachsel).
3B: Scott (5,off Trachsel).
HR: Lee (28,4th inning off Trachsel 0 on 0 out); Loretta (4,4th inning off
Trachsel 0 on 2 out).
SH: Biggio (3,off Trachsel).
GDP: Munson (8,off Trachsel); Ransom (1,off Eyre).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Trachsel W(1-2)               5     7   2   2   3   4   2  23
Eyre                          1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wood                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Marmol                        2     0   0   0   1   3   0   7
Totals                        9     8   2   2   4   9   2  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams L(8-15)              7    11   6   6   2   2   4  34
Miller                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Sarfate                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   6   6   2   3   4  40

IBB: Williams (5,Theriot).

Umpires: HP - Jeff Kellogg, 1B - Eric Cooper, 2B - Andy Fletcher, 3B - Mike Reilly
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 34234


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Soriano             lf        Pence               cf
2. Fontenot            2b        Biggio              2b
3. Floyd               rf        Berkman             1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Lee                 lf
5. Ward                1b        Lamb                3b
6. Kendall             c         Scott               rf
7. Jones               cf        Loretta             ss
8. Theriot             ss        Munson              c
9. Trachsel            p         Williams            p

CUBS 1ST: Soriano homered; Fontenot singled to third; Floyd
walked [Fontenot to second]; Ramirez homered [Fontenot scored,
Floyd scored]; Ward grounded out (second to first); Kendall
singled to left; Jones singled to first [Kendall to third (error
by Berkman), Jones to second]; Theriot was walked intentionally;
Trachsel struck out; Soriano flied to center; 4 R, 5 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Pence doubled to right; Biggio out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Pence to third]; Berkman popped to
shortstop; Lee popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4,
Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Fontenot doubled to left; Floyd popped to shortstop;
Ramirez grounded out (second to first) [Fontenot to third]; Ward
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lamb struck out; Scott tripled to left; Loretta
walked; Munson grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Loretta out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
4, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Kendall flied to center; Jones grounded out (first to
pitcher); Theriot flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Williams singled to left; Pence struck out; Biggio
singled to center [Williams to second]; Berkman lined into a
double play to second [Williams out at second (second to
shortstop)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Trachsel flied to center; Soriano flied to center;
Fontenot grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee homered; Lamb grounded out (second to first);
Scott grounded out (pitcher to first); Loretta homered; Munson
walked; Williams struck out (catcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 4, Astros 2.

CUBS 5TH: Floyd grounded out (second to first); Ramirez flied to
right; Ward homered; Kendall flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Pence singled to center; Biggio flied to center;
Berkman walked [Pence to second]; Lee struck out; Lamb grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 2.

CUBS 6TH: Jones singled to left; Theriot grounded out (second to
first) [Jones to second]; MONROE BATTED FOR TRACHSEL; Monroe
singled to left [Jones to third]; Soriano struck out; Fontenot
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: EYRE REPLACED MONROE (PITCHING); Scott singled to
center; Loretta was called out on strikes; RANSOM BATTED FOR
MUNSON; Ransom grounded into a double play (second to first)
[Scott out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 2.

CUBS 7TH: QUINTERO REPLACED RANSOM (PLAYING C ); Floyd homered;
Ramirez flied to right; Ward singled to center; Kendall flied to
left; Jones popped to catcher; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: PIE REPLACED FLOYD (PLAYING CF); JONES CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BURKE BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; WOOD REPLACED
EYRE (PITCHING); Burke flied to center; Pence flied to right;
Biggio was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6,
Astros 2.

CUBS 8TH: MILLER REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); Theriot reached on
an error by Lamb; MURTON BATTED FOR WOOD; Murton struck out;
Soriano grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Theriot out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: MARMOL REPLACED MURTON (PITCHING); Berkman struck
out; Lee flied to center; Lamb struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cubs 6, Astros 2.

CUBS 9TH: SARFATE REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Fontenot popped to
shortstop; Pie flied to right; Ramirez grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Scott flied to right; Loretta grounded out (first to
pitcher); ANDERSON BATTED FOR QUINTERO; Anderson walked;
PALMEIRO BATTED FOR SARFATE; Palmeiro struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             6  11   0    7
 Astros           2   8   2    7


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