Houston Astros 4, Chicago Cubs 1
Regular Season Game 97
Played on Saturday, July 19, 2008 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  9  0
HOU N    0  1  2    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   4  6  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Theriot ss                    4   0   3   0       0   0       0   4
Johnson cf                    3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Ward ph,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Lee 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   1      10   1
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Soto c                        4   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
DeRosa lf,rf                  4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Fukudome rf,cf                4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Cedeno 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       4   2
  Fontenot ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Zambrano p                    3   1   1   1       0   2       1   1
  Gaudin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   1   9   1       0  10      24  12

BATTING - 
2B: Theriot (14,off Rodriguez).
HR: Zambrano (2,7th inning off Rodriguez 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Cedeno (3,off Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     1   0   0   0       3   0       2   1
Erstad cf,lf                  4   0   0   1       0   2       3   0
Berkman 1b                    3   1   1   0       1   0       7   0
Lee lf                        3   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   2   1       0   0       2   2
Pence rf                      4   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Wigginton 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       1   2      10   0
Rodriguez p                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Newhan ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bourn cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   4   6   4       6   5      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Wigginton-Matsui-Berkman.

BATTING - 
3B: Newhan (1,off Zambrano).
SH: Rodriguez (2,off Zambrano).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Matsui (4,2nd base by Zambrano/Soto).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zambrano L(10-4)              6.1   6   4   4   6   3   0  30
Gaudin                        1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        8     6   4   4   6   5   0  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez W(5-3)              6.2   9   1   1   0   7   1  28
Sampson                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Brocail                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Valverde SV(25)               1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     9   1   1   0  10   1  35


Umpires: HP - Paul Emmel, 1B - Bill Miller, 2B - Jerry Meals, 3B - Gary Darling
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 43129


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Theriot             ss        Matsui              2b
2. Johnson             cf        Erstad              cf
3. Lee                 1b        Berkman             1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Lee                 lf
5. Soto                c         Tejada              ss
6. DeRosa              lf        Pence               rf
7. Fukudome            rf        Wigginton           3b
8. Cedeno              2b        Ausmus              c
9. Zambrano            p         Rodriguez           p

CUBS 1ST: Theriot singled to center; Johnson struck out; Lee
struck out; Ramirez popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui walked; Erstad struck out; Berkman flied to
center; Matsui was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Soto lined to left; DeRosa singled to left; Fukudome
flied to left; Cedeno singled to right [DeRosa to third];
Zambrano struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee walked; Tejada singled to right [Lee to third];
Pence grounded out (shortstop to first) [Lee scored, Tejada to
second]; Wigginton grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

CUBS 3RD: Theriot flied to center; Johnson singled to right; Lee
singled to left [Johnson to second]; Ramirez was called out on
strikes; Soto grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Rodriguez singled to center; Matsui grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Rodriguez to second]; Erstad struck out;
Berkman walked; Lee singled to left [Rodriguez scored, Berkman
to second]; Tejada singled to right [Berkman scored, Lee to
second]; Pence popped to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0,
Astros 3.

CUBS 4TH: DeRosa flied to center; Fukudome singled to left;
Cedeno grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Fukudome out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros
3.

ASTROS 4TH: Wigginton grounded out (third to first); Ausmus
walked; Rodriguez out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Ausmus to second]; Matsui walked; Erstad grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 3.

CUBS 5TH: Zambrano struck out; Theriot doubled to center;
Johnson reached on a fielder's choice [Theriot out at third
(shortstop to third)]; Lee flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Lee popped
to second; Tejada grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 3.

CUBS 6TH: Ramirez popped to shortstop; Soto struck out; DeRosa
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence grounded out (third to first); Wigginton
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus flied to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Astros 3.

CUBS 7TH: Fukudome was called out on strikes; Cedeno grounded
out (third to first); Zambrano homered; Theriot singled to left;
SAMPSON REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); WARD BATTED FOR JOHNSON;
Ward struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: WARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); DEROSA CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); FUKUDOME CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF);
NEWHAN BATTED FOR SAMPSON; Newhan tripled to center; Matsui
walked; Erstad grounded out (second to first) [Matsui to second,
Newhan scored]; Berkman singled to shortstop [Matsui stayed at
second]; GAUDIN REPLACED ZAMBRANO (PITCHING); Lee flied to
center; Tejada grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

CUBS 8TH: BROCAIL REPLACED NEWHAN (PITCHING); Lee grounded out
(pitcher to first); Ramirez grounded out (third to first); Soto
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Pence flied to center; Wigginton struck out; Ausmus
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros
4.

CUBS 9TH: ERSTAD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); VALVERDE
REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); BOURN REPLACED BROCAIL (PLAYING CF);
DeRosa struck out; Fukudome was called out on strikes; FONTENOT
BATTED FOR CEDENO; Fontenot lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             1   9   0    7
 Astros           4   6   0    7


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