Chicago Cubs 11, Houston Astros 7
Regular Season Game 112
Played on Tuesday, August 5, 2008 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  1  0    0  2  2    2  0  0  -   7 11  0
CHI N    2  4  0    0  0  0    5  0  x  -  11 15  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     5   1   2   1       0   0       4   2
Tejada ss                     5   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Pence rf                      5   1   1   0       0   3       2   0
Lee lf                        4   1   1   2       0   1       4   0
Blum 1b                       4   2   2   2       0   2       4   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wigginton 3b                  4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Erstad cf                     4   1   4   1       0   0       4   0
Quintero c                    3   0   0   0       1   2       4   0
Rodriguez p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Loretta ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berkman 1b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38   7  11   7       1  11      24   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tejada-Matsui-Blum.

BATTING - 
3B: Matsui (3,off Harden).
HR: Wigginton (11,5th inning off Harden 0 on 0 out); Blum (10,6th inning off
Harden 1 on 1 out); Lee (26,7th inning off Howry 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Blum (1,2nd base by Harden/Blanco).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    5   2   3   4       0   0       0   0
Theriot ss                    3   2   1   0       2   0       1   3
Lee 1b                        5   2   4   1       0   0       8   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   1   1       1   0       0   2
Johnson cf                    3   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
DeRosa 2b                     5   1   3   3       0   0       2   1
Fukudome rf                   4   0   0   1       0   1       4   0
Blanco c                      3   1   1   0       0   0       9   2
  Ward ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Marquis pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wood p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marmol p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Harden p                      3   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Howry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Fontenot ph                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Soto ph,c                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       36  11  15  11       4   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: DeRosa (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (30,off Rodriguez); DeRosa 2 (19,off Rodriguez,off Sampson); Blanco
(2,off Rodriguez); Soriano (16,off Sampson).
HR: Soriano (20,7th inning off Brocail 2 on 2 out).
SF: Johnson (5,off Rodriguez); Fukudome (3,off Sampson).
HBP: Johnson (11,by Rodriguez).
GDP: Ramirez (10,off Sampson).
IBB: Ward (3,by Sampson).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Theriot (17,2nd base off Brocail/Quintero).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     5     9   6   6   2   1   0  27
Sampson L(5-4)                1.1   4   3   3   1   0   0   8
Wright                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Brocail                       1.1   2   2   2   1   2   1   7
Totals                        8    15  11  11   4   4   1  43

HBP: Rodriguez (5,Johnson).
IBB: Sampson (2,Ward).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harden                        5.2   8   5   4   1   8   2  26
Howry W(4-4)                  1.1   2   2   2   0   2   1   6
Wood                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Marmol                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    11   7   6   1  11   3  39


Umpires: HP - Adrian Johnson, 1B - Marty Foster, 2B - Wally Bell, 3B - Laz Diaz
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 40416


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Matsui              2b        Soriano             lf
2. Tejada              ss        Theriot             ss
3. Pence               rf        Lee                 1b
4. Lee                 lf        Ramirez             3b
5. Blum                1b        Johnson             cf
6. Wigginton           3b        DeRosa              2b
7. Erstad              cf        Fukudome            rf
8. Quintero            c         Blanco              c
9. Rodriguez           p         Harden              p

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui grounded out (second to first); Tejada flied
to right; Pence struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Soriano flied to center; Theriot walked; Lee doubled
to left [Theriot to third]; Ramirez grounded out (pitcher to
first); Johnson was hit by a pitch; DeRosa doubled to right
[Theriot scored, Lee scored, Johnson to third]; Fukudome flied
to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee grounded out (third to first); Blum singled to
right; Wigginton struck out while Blum was caught stealing
second but was safe at second (error by DeRosa; assist by
Blanco); Erstad singled to right [Blum scored (unearned)];
Quintero struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cubs 2.

CUBS 2ND: Blanco doubled to left; On a bunt Harden singled to
pitcher [Blanco to third]; Soriano singled to left [Blanco
scored, Harden to second]; On a bunt Theriot made an out to
pitcher; Lee singled to second [Harden to third, Soriano to
second]; Ramirez walked [Harden scored, Soriano to third, Lee to
second]; Johnson out on a sacrifice fly to center [Soriano
scored]; DeRosa singled to left [Lee scored, Ramirez to second];
Fukudome flied to left; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 3RD: Rodriguez grounded out (shortstop to first); Matsui
flied to right; Tejada grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 6.

CUBS 3RD: Blanco grounded out (shortstop to first); Harden flied
to center; Soriano flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence flied to right; Lee struck out; Blum struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 6.

CUBS 4TH: Theriot grounded out (second to first); Lee singled to
shortstop; Ramirez singled to center [Lee to second]; Johnson
popped to second; DeRosa popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 1, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Wigginton homered; Erstad singled to left; Quintero
struck out; On a bunt Rodriguez struck out; Matsui tripled to
right [Erstad scored]; Tejada struck out (catcher to first); 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 6.

CUBS 5TH: Fukudome flied to right; Blanco flied to left; Harden
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence singled to center; Lee popped to second; Blum
homered [Pence scored]; Wigginton grounded out (shortstop to
first); Erstad singled to left; Quintero walked [Erstad to
second]; LORETTA BATTED FOR RODRIGUEZ; HOWRY REPLACED HARDEN
(PITCHING); Loretta forced Quintero (shortstop to second); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Cubs 6.

CUBS 6TH: SAMPSON REPLACED LORETTA (PITCHING); Soriano doubled
to left; Theriot singled to center [Soriano to third]; Lee flied
to right; Ramirez grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Theriot out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Matsui singled to right; Tejada grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Matsui to second]; Pence struck out; Lee
homered [Matsui scored]; Blum struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Cubs 6.

CUBS 7TH: Johnson singled to right; DeRosa doubled to right
[Johnson to third]; Fukudome out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Johnson scored]; WARD BATTED FOR BLANCO; Ward was walked
intentionally; MARQUIS RAN FOR WARD; FONTENOT BATTED FOR HOWRY;
WRIGHT REPLACED SAMPSON (PITCHING); SOTO BATTED FOR FONTENOT;
Soto struck out; BROCAIL REPLACED BLUM (PITCHING); BERKMAN
REPLACED WRIGHT (PLAYING 1B); Soriano homered [DeRosa scored,
Marquis scored]; Theriot walked; Theriot stole second; Lee
singled to right [Theriot scored]; Ramirez popped to second; 5
R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 11.

ASTROS 8TH: WOOD REPLACED MARQUIS (PITCHING); SOTO STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); Wigginton flied to center; Erstad singled to
center; Quintero flied to right; Berkman lined to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 11.

CUBS 8TH: Johnson struck out; DeRosa grounded out (shortstop to
first); Fukudome was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 11.

ASTROS 9TH: MARMOL REPLACED WOOD (PITCHING); Matsui popped to
shortstop; Tejada popped to first; Pence struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cubs 11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  11   0    5
 Cubs            11  15   1    8


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