Chicago Cubs 11, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 113
Played on Wednesday, August 6, 2008 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  4    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  7  0
CHI N    0  1  8    2  0  0    0  0  x  -  11 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     4   1   1   0       1   0       2   2
Pence rf                      3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Berkman 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   0       8   0
Lee lf                        4   1   1   3       0   0       1   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blum ss                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Wigginton 3b                  4   0   3   0       0   0       0   2
Erstad cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Quintero c                    4   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Backe p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Byrdak p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Newhan lf                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   4   7   4       2   5      24   7

BATTING - 
2B: Wigginton (17,off Marquis); Matsui (21,off Marquis).
HR: Lee (27,3rd inning off Marquis 2 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    5   1   2   3       0   1       1   0
Theriot ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cedeno ss                   1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Lee 1b                        4   1   0   0       1   2      13   1
Ramirez 3b                    3   2   1   0       1   0       1   4
  Fontenot ph,2b              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Edmonds cf                    3   2   1   0       1   1       1   0
  Marshall p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Samardzija p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
DeRosa 2b,3b                  3   1   2   5       1   0       1   5
Fukudome rf                   4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Soto c                        1   1   0   1       2   0       5   0
Marquis p                     3   1   1   1       0   0       1   1
  Johnson cf                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34  11  11  11       6   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lee.
E: Ramirez (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Edmonds (15,off Backe); DeRosa (20,off Backe); Fukudome (22,off Backe);
Marquis (3,off Backe); Johnson (17,off Byrdak).
HR: DeRosa (12,3rd inning off Backe 3 on 2 out); Soriano (21,3rd inning off
Backe 2 on 2 out).
SF: Soto (5,off Byrdak).
IBB: Soto (3,by Backe).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe L(6-11)                 3.1   9  11  11   6   0   2  25
Byrdak                        3.2   2   0   0   0   4   0  13
Hawkins                       1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        8    11  11  11   6   7   2  41

IBB: Backe (2,Soto).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marquis W(7-7)                6.1   6   4   4   2   3   1  29
Marshall                      1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Samardzija                    1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   4   4   2   5   1  37


Umpires: HP - Marty Foster, 1B - Wally Bell, 2B - Laz Diaz, 3B - Adrian Johnson
Time of Game: 2:57   Attendance: 41107


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Matsui              2b        Soriano             lf
2. Pence               rf        Theriot             ss
3. Berkman             1b        Lee                 1b
4. Lee                 lf        Ramirez             3b
5. Blum                ss        Edmonds             cf
6. Wigginton           3b        DeRosa              2b
7. Erstad              cf        Fukudome            rf
8. Quintero            c         Soto                c
9. Backe               p         Marquis             p

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

CUBS 1ST: Soriano grounded out (third to first); Theriot lined
to second; Lee grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee grounded out (third to first); Blum grounded out
(third to first); Wigginton doubled to left; Erstad grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Ramirez flied to right; Edmonds doubled to right;
DeRosa doubled to left [Edmonds scored]; Fukudome flied to
right; Soto walked; Marquis popped to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Quintero flied to right; Backe grounded out (third
to first); Matsui doubled; Pence walked; Berkman singled to
right [Matsui scored, Pence to third]; Lee homered [Pence
scored, Berkman scored]; Blum grounded out (first to pitcher); 4
R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 1.

CUBS 3RD: Soriano popped to second; Theriot singled to right;
Lee flied to right; Ramirez walked [Theriot to second]; Edmonds
walked [Theriot to third, Ramirez to second]; DeRosa homered
[Theriot scored, Ramirez scored, Edmonds scored]; Fukudome
doubled to right; Soto was walked intentionally; Marquis doubled
to right [Fukudome scored, Soto to third]; Soriano homered [Soto
scored, Marquis scored]; Theriot grounded out (pitcher to
first); 8 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 9.

ASTROS 4TH: Wigginton singled to center; Erstad forced Wigginton
(second unassisted); Quintero singled to right [Erstad to
second]; Backe struck out; Matsui reached on a fielder's choice
[Erstad to third, Quintero to second]; Pence flied to center; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 9.

CUBS 4TH: Lee walked; Ramirez singled to center [Lee to second];
Edmonds flied to center [Lee to third]; DeRosa walked [Ramirez
to second]; Fukudome singled to left [Lee scored, Ramirez to
third, DeRosa to second]; BYRDAK REPLACED BACKE (PITCHING); Soto
out on a sacrifice fly to center [Ramirez scored]; Marquis flied
to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Lee grounded
out (third to first); Blum grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

CUBS 5TH: Soriano singled to center; Theriot grounded out (third
to first) [Soriano to second]; Lee struck out; Ramirez grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

ASTROS 6TH: Wigginton popped to first; Erstad struck out;
Quintero reached on an error by Ramirez; Byrdak struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

CUBS 6TH: Edmonds was called out on strikes; DeRosa grounded out
(second to first); Fukudome flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

ASTROS 7TH: CEDENO REPLACED THERIOT (PLAYING SS); Matsui walked;
Pence forced Matsui (second to shortstop); MARSHALL REPLACED
EDMONDS (PITCHING); JOHNSON REPLACED MARQUIS (PLAYING CF);
Berkman grounded out (second to first) [Pence to second]; Lee
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

CUBS 7TH: Soto grounded out (pitcher to first); Johnson doubled
to center; Soriano struck out; Cedeno was called out on strikes;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

ASTROS 8TH: Blum was called out on strikes; Wigginton singled to
left; Erstad lined into a double play to first [Wigginton out at
first (first unassisted)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs
11.

CUBS 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); NEWHAN REPLACED
BYRDAK (PLAYING LF); Lee was called out on strikes; FONTENOT
BATTED FOR RAMIREZ; Fontenot struck out; WARD BATTED FOR
MARSHALL; Ward struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs
11.

ASTROS 9TH: FONTENOT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); SAMARDZIJA
REPLACED WARD (PITCHING); DEROSA CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B);
Quintero grounded out (second to first); Newhan struck out;
Matsui flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   7   0    6
 Cubs            11  11   1    6


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