Houston Astros 4, Chicago Cubs 0
Regular Season Game 140
Played on Wednesday, September 3, 2008 (N) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  1  0    0  2  0    0  0  1  -   4 10  0
CHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   1   3   0       1   0       6   0
Wigginton lf                  5   1   1   2       0   1       2   1
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Berkman 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Pence rf                      4   1   2   0       0   2       2   0
Newhan 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   1       3   0
Quintero c                    4   0   1   1       0   1       9   0
Wolf p                        4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Totals                       35   4  10   3       3   9      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Pence (30,off Dempster).
HR: Wigginton (22,5th inning off Dempster 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Wigginton (7,off Dempster); Tejada (27,off Dempster).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Newhan (1,Home off Samardzija/Soto).

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Theriot ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Lee 1b                        3   0   1   0       1   2       8   1
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Soto c                        4   0   1   0       0   1       8   2
DeRosa rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Johnson cf                    3   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Cedeno 2b                     2   0   2   0       1   0       2   2
Dempster p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  McGehee ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cotts p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Samardzija p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   6   0       2   8      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Theriot-Lee, Theriot-Lee.
E: Theriot (14).

BATTING - 
SH: Dempster 2 (18,off Wolf 2).
GDP: McGehee (1,off Wolf).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wolf W(9-11)                  9     6   0   0   2   8   0  33


Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dempster L(15-6)              7     8   3   3   3   7   1  30
Cotts                         1     1   1   1   0   2   0   4
Samardzija                    1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    10   4   4   3   9   1  38

Cotts faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Jim Reynolds, 1B - Tim Timmons, 2B - Gary Cederstrom, 3B - Fieldin Culbreth
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 40163


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Bourn               cf        Soriano             lf
2. Wigginton           lf        Theriot             ss
3. Tejada              ss        Lee                 1b
4. Berkman             1b        Ramirez             3b
5. Blum                3b        Soto                c
6. Pence               rf        DeRosa              rf
7. Newhan              2b        Johnson             cf
8. Quintero            c         Cedeno              2b
9. Wolf                p         Dempster            p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn singled to left; Wigginton grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Bourn out at second]; Tejada
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Soriano flied to center; Theriot was called out on
strikes; Lee was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Blum struck
out; Pence doubled to left; Newhan walked; Quintero singled to
right [Pence scored, Newhan to second]; Wolf struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Ramirez struck out; Soto singled to first; DeRosa
struck out; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cubs 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bourn grounded out (catcher to first); Wigginton
grounded out (third to first); Tejada flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Cedeno singled to pitcher; Dempster out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Cedeno to second]; Soriano flied to
left; Theriot grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman popped to third; Blum flied to center; Pence
singled to right; Newhan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Lee walked; Ramirez flied to center; Soto flied to
center; DeRosa singled to shortstop [Lee to second]; Johnson was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Quintero grounded out (second to first); Wolf flied
to left; Bourn singled to right; Wigginton homered [Bourn
scored]; Tejada singled to right; Berkman walked [Tejada to
second]; Blum struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs
0.

CUBS 5TH: Cedeno walked; Dempster out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Cedeno to second]; Soriano singled to left
[Cedeno out at home (left to catcher)]; Theriot flied to center;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence was called out on strikes; Newhan grounded out
(first to pitcher); Quintero struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 6TH: Lee singled to left; Ramirez lined to left; Soto flied
to center; DeRosa forced Lee (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Wolf singled to right; Bourn walked [Wolf to
second]; Wigginton struck out; Tejada grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Bourn out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 7TH: On a bunt Johnson grounded out (pitcher to first);
Cedeno singled to center; MCGEHEE BATTED FOR DEMPSTER; McGehee
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Cedeno out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 8TH: COTTS REPLACED MCGEHEE (PITCHING); Berkman flied to
center; Blum struck out; Pence struck out (catcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

CUBS 8TH: Soriano flied to right; Theriot flied to right; Lee
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cubs 0.

ASTROS 9TH: On a bunt Newhan singled to shortstop; SAMARDZIJA
REPLACED COTTS (PITCHING); Quintero popped to second; Wolf flied
to center; Bourn singled to center [Newhan to third]; Newhan
stole home [Bourn to second (error by Theriot)]; Wigginton
popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cubs 0.

CUBS 9TH: Ramirez grounded out (pitcher to first); Soto struck
out; DeRosa flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cubs 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  10   0    7
 Cubs             0   6   1    6


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