Chicago Cubs 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Monday, September 15, 2008 (D) at Miller Park

CHI N    1  0  0    0  1  4    0  0  0  -   6  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  1  0
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Soriano lf                    4   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Fontenot 2b                   3   1   0   0       1   1       1   3
Lee 1b                        4   1   2   2       0   2       8   1
Ramirez 3b                    3   1   1   1       0   0       1   2
Hoffpauir rf                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph,rf               2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Marmol p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Soto c                        4   1   1   2       0   1      10   0
Edmonds cf                    3   1   1   1       1   1       2   0
Cedeno ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Lilly p                       3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Samardzija p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DeRosa rf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       33   6   7   6       2   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Ramirez (18).

BATTING - 
HR: Edmonds (18,5th inning off Moehler 0 on 1 out); Lee (19,6th inning off
Moehler 1 on 0 out); Soto (22,6th inning off Sampson 1 on 1 out).
SF: Ramirez (6,off Moehler).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Abercrombie cf                3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Blum ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Loretta 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Tejada ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Berkman 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Pence rf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Castillo 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Erstad lf,cf                  2   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Quintero c                    1   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Ausmus ph,c                 1   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Moehler p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Saccomanno ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Newhan ph,lf                0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   1   1   1       3  10      27   6

BATTING - 
SF: Newhan (1,off Marmol).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Berkman (4,2nd base by Lilly/Soto).

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lilly W(15-9)                 7     1   0   0   1   9   0  23
Samardzija                    0.1   0   1   1   2   0   0   3
Marmol                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Howry                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     1   1   1   3  10   0  31

WP: Marmol (6).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moehler L(11-7)               5     6   5   5   1   4   2  22
Byrdak                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Sampson                       0.2   1   1   1   1   0   1   4
Brocail                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Hawkins                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wright                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   6   6   2   8   3  36

Moehler faced 3 batters in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Jim Joyce, 1B - Jeff Nelson, 2B - Mike Estabrook, 3B - Tim Tschida
Time of Game: 2:49   Attendance: 15158


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Soriano             lf        Abercrombie         cf
2. Fontenot            2b        Loretta             2b
3. Lee                 1b        Tejada              ss
4. Ramirez             3b        Berkman             1b
5. Hoffpauir           rf        Pence               rf
6. Soto                c         Castillo            3b
7. Edmonds             cf        Erstad              lf
8. Cedeno              ss        Quintero            c
9. Lilly               p         Moehler             p

CUBS 1ST: Game played at Miller Park, Milwaukee, due to the
effects of Hurricane Ike in Houston; the game was scheduled for
9/13; Soriano singled to right; Fontenot flied to center;
Lee singled to center [Soriano to third]; Ramirez out on a
sacrifice fly to center [Soriano scored]; Hoffpauir popped to
first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Abercrombie struck out; Loretta struck out; Tejada
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
1, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Soto struck out; Edmonds flied to right; Cedeno
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman walked; Pence popped to first; Berkman was
picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to
shortstop); Castillo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Lilly grounded out (second to first); Soriano struck
out; Fontenot struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1, Astros
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Erstad struck out; Quintero struck out; Moehler
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Lee struck out; Ramirez popped to shortstop; Hoffpauir
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Abercrombie grounded out (second to first); Loretta
popped to second; Tejada lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 1, Astros 0.

CUBS 5TH: Soto grounded out (shortstop to first); Edmonds
homered; Cedeno popped to first; Lilly singled to right; Soriano
forced Lilly (third to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman lined to third; Pence popped to first;
Castillo was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
2, Astros 0.

CUBS 6TH: Fontenot walked; Lee homered [Fontenot scored];
Ramirez singled to left; BYRDAK REPLACED MOEHLER (PITCHING);
JOHNSON BATTED FOR HOFFPAUIR; Johnson flied to right; SAMPSON
REPLACED BYRDAK (PITCHING); Soto homered [Ramirez scored];
Edmonds walked; Cedeno flied to center; Lilly flied to left; 4
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: JOHNSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Erstad grounded
out (second to first); AUSMUS BATTED FOR QUINTERO; Ausmus flied
to center; SACCOMANNO BATTED FOR SAMPSON; Saccomanno struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 0.

CUBS 7TH: AUSMUS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); BROCAIL REPLACED
SACCOMANNO (PITCHING); Soriano struck out; Fontenot flied to
left; Lee was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Abercrombie reached on an error by Ramirez; Loretta
singled to right [Abercrombie to second]; Tejada struck out;
Berkman flied to right [Abercrombie to third]; Pence was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 0.

CUBS 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED BROCAIL (PITCHING); Ramirez grounded
out (shortstop to first); Johnson was called out on strikes;
Soto grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: SAMARDZIJA REPLACED LILLY (PITCHING); Castillo
grounded out (second to first); Erstad walked; Ausmus walked
[Erstad to second]; NEWHAN BATTED FOR HAWKINS; MARMOL REPLACED
JOHNSON (PITCHING); DEROSA REPLACED SAMARDZIJA (PLAYING RF);
Marmol threw a wild pitch [Erstad to third, Ausmus to second];
Newhan lined out on a sacrifice fly to right [Erstad scored];
BLUM BATTED FOR ABERCROMBIE; Blum struck out; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 1.

CUBS 9TH: WRIGHT REPLACED BLUM (PITCHING); ERSTAD CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); NEWHAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF);
Edmonds was called out on strikes; Cedeno popped to second;
DeRosa popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: HOWRY REPLACED MARMOL (PITCHING); Loretta flied to
right; Tejada grounded out (third to first); Berkman flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             6   7   1    3
 Astros           1   1   0    3


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