Houston Astros 3, Chicago Cubs 0
Regular Season Game 138
Played on Monday, September 1, 2008 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  7  0
CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Erstad cf,lf                  5   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Wigginton lf                  3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bourn cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   2   2   0       0   0       1   5
Berkman 1b                    2   1   2   0       2   0      10   0
Blum 3b                       3   0   0   1       0   2       0   3
Pence rf                      3   0   2   1       1   1       6   0
Castillo 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       5   4
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Oswalt p                      4   0   1   0       0   3       0   2
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   7   2       4  11      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Castillo-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Pence (28,off Marquis).
3B: Tejada (3,off Marquis).
SF: Blum (5,off Marquis).
GDP: Blum (5,off Marquis).
IBB: Berkman (14,by Marquis).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Berkman (16,3rd base off Marquis/Soto).
CS: Pence (9,2nd base by Wuertz/Soto).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Fukudome rf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lee 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Ramirez 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
DeRosa 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Edmonds cf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Soto c                        3   0   1   0       0   0      11   1
Theriot ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Marquis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fontenot ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Samardzija p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Wuertz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ward ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   4   0       0   3      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Theriot-Lee.
E: Ramirez (13), Soto (5).

BATTING - 
SH: Marquis (3,off Oswalt).
GDP: Soriano (7,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(13-9)                8.1   4   0   0   0   3   0  28
Valverde SV(38)               0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     4   0   0   0   3   0  30


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marquis L(9-8)                6     5   2   2   3   8   0  26
Samardzija                    1.2   2   1   1   1   2   0   8
Wuertz                        1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   3   3   4  11   0  37

WP: Samardzija (2).
IBB: Marquis (4,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - Gary Cederstrom, 1B - Fieldin Culbreth, 2B - Jim Reynolds, 3B - Tim Timmons
Time of Game: 2:38   Attendance: 40670


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Erstad struck out; Wigginton grounded out (third to
first); Tejada grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Soriano grounded out (third to first); Fukudome popped
to second; Lee was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman singled to right; Blum grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Berkman out at second]; Pence
doubled to left; Castillo flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Ramirez flied to center; DeRosa grounded out
(shortstop to first); Edmonds grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus struck out; Oswalt singled to shortstop;
Erstad struck out; Wigginton popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Soto singled to center; Theriot forced Soto (third to
second); Marquis out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Theriot to second]; Soriano popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada tripled to left; Berkman walked; Blum out on
a sacrifice fly to center [Tejada scored, Berkman to second (on
throw to home)]; Berkman stole third; Pence singled to center
[Berkman scored]; Castillo struck out; Ausmus popped to first; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Fukudome grounded out (second to first); Lee flied to
right; Ramirez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Oswalt was called out on strikes; Erstad reached on
an error by Ramirez; Wigginton walked [Erstad to second]; Tejada
grounded out (second to first) [Erstad to third, Wigginton to
second]; Berkman was walked intentionally; Blum struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: DeRosa flied to right; Edmonds struck out; Soto
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence was called out on strikes; Castillo struck
out; Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 6TH: Theriot singled to second; FONTENOT BATTED FOR
MARQUIS; Fontenot struck out; Soriano grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Theriot out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 7TH: SAMARDZIJA REPLACED FONTENOT (PITCHING); Oswalt
struck out; Erstad flied to left; Wigginton grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 7TH: Fukudome grounded out (shortstop to first); Lee
grounded out (second to first); Ramirez flied to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Tejada singled to center; Berkman singled to center
[Tejada to third]; Samardzija threw a wild pitch [Tejada scored,
Berkman to third (error by Soto)]; Blum struck out; Pence
walked; Castillo popped to second; WUERTZ REPLACED SAMARDZIJA
(PITCHING); Pence was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 8TH: DeRosa flied to right; Edmonds flied to center; Soto
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cubs 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Ausmus grounded out (second to first); Oswalt was
called out on strikes; Erstad grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 9TH: ERSTAD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BOURN REPLACED
WIGGINTON (PLAYING CF); Theriot grounded out (shortstop to
first); WARD BATTED FOR WUERTZ; Ward singled to left; Soriano
singled to left [Ward to second]; VALVERDE REPLACED OSWALT
(PITCHING); Fukudome forced Soriano (third to second) [Ward to
third, Fukudome to first]; Fukudome advanced to second because
of defensive indifference [Fukudome to second]; Lee flied to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   0    7
 Cubs             0   4   2    3


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