Chicago Cubs 12, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 101
Played on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 (D) at Wrigley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  1
CHI N    6  1  0    2  0  0    1  2  x  -  12 14  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Keppinger 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lee lf,1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Blum 1b,ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Pence rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
I. Rodriguez c                3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Matsui 2b                     3   0   3   0       0   0       2   1
Hampton p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Kata ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Norris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Michaels ph,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   6   0       2   1      24   3

FIELDING - 
E: Bourn (2).

BATTING - 
GDP: Blum (7,off Wells); Kata (3,off Wells); Keppinger (8,off Wells); Pence
(16,off Atkins).
Team LOB: 6.

Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Johnson cf                    2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Fukudome cf                 3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Theriot ss                    3   2   1   0       1   0       4   6
  Blanco ss                   1   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
Lee 1b                        3   1   1   2       0   1      10   1
  Hoffpauir 1b                1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ramirez 3b                    3   2   2   2       1   0       0   1
  Fontenot ph,2b              0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Bradley rf                    4   2   2   1       1   0       2   0
Soriano lf                    3   1   1   3       0   1       1   0
  J. Fox ph,lf                1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Baker 2b,3b                   4   1   1   0       1   0       3   6
Hill c                        5   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Wells p                       2   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Atkins p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35  12  14  12       6   5      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Baker-Theriot-Lee, Lee-Theriot-Lee, Theriot-Baker-Lee, Blanco-Hoffpauir.
E: Theriot (12), Baker (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Theriot (18,off Hampton); Lee (18,off Hampton); Baker (4,off Norris).
3B: Hoffpauir (1,off Brocail).
HR: Soriano (19,1st inning off Hampton 2 on 1 out); Ramirez (9,2nd inning off
Hampton 0 on 2 out); Blanco (1,8th inning off Brocail 0 on 0 out).
SH: Wells (4,off Hampton).
SF: Lee (4,off Hampton); J. Fox (5,off Norris).
IBB: Ramirez (1,by Hampton).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton L(6-8)                4     8   9   9   4   1   2  24
Norris                        3     3   1   1   1   4   0  13
Brocail                       1     3   2   2   1   0   1   7
Totals                        8    14  12  12   6   5   3  44

WP: Hampton (1), Norris (1).
IBB: Hampton (5,Ramirez).

Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wells W(7-4)                  8     6   0   0   2   1   0  30
Atkins                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   0   0   2   1   0  33


Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Mike Everitt, 3B - Brian Gorman
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 41538


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Chicago Cubs             
1. Bourn               cf        Johnson             cf
2. Keppinger           3b        Theriot             ss
3. Tejada              ss        Lee                 1b
4. Lee                 lf        Ramirez             3b
5. Blum                1b        Bradley             rf
6. Pence               rf        Soriano             lf
7. I. Rodriguez        c         Baker               2b
8. Matsui              2b        Hill                c
9. Hampton             p         Wells               p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn flied to left; Keppinger grounded out
(shortstop to first); Tejada grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Johnson singled to right; Theriot doubled to left
[Johnson to third]; Lee out on a sacrifice fly to right [Johnson
scored, Theriot to third (on throw to home)]; Ramirez singled to
left [Theriot scored]; Bradley walked [Ramirez to second];
Soriano homered [Ramirez scored, Bradley scored]; Baker walked;
Hampton threw a wild pitch [Baker to second]; Hill singled to
center [Baker scored]; Wells out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
unassisted) [Hill to second]; Johnson flied to center; 6 R, 5 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 6.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee reached on an error by Theriot; Blum grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Lee out at
second]; Pence walked; I. Rodriguez grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 6.

CUBS 2ND: Theriot flied to right; Lee flied to right; Ramirez
homered; Bradley grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 7.

ASTROS 3RD: Matsui singled to right; Hampton forced Matsui
(third to second); Bourn forced Hampton (pitcher to shortstop);
Keppinger grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Cubs 7.

CUBS 3RD: Soriano was called out on strikes; Baker popped to
second; Hill flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 7.

ASTROS 4TH: FUKUDOME REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING CF); Tejada
singled to left; Cubs center fielder Reed Johnson left the
game due to an injured foot/ankle; Lee flied to right; Blum
forced Tejada (second to shortstop); Pence lined to first; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 7.

CUBS 4TH: Wells grounded out (shortstop to first); Fukudome
flied to right; Theriot walked; Lee doubled to right [Theriot
scored]; Ramirez was walked intentionally; Bradley singled to
right [Lee scored, Ramirez to second]; Soriano flied to left; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 9.

ASTROS 5TH: I. Rodriguez grounded out (shortstop to first);
Matsui singled to left; KATA BATTED FOR HAMPTON; Kata grounded
into a double play (first to shortstop to first) [Matsui out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 9.

CUBS 5TH: NORRIS REPLACED KATA (PITCHING); Baker popped to
second; Debut game for Bud Norris; Hill was called out on
strikes; Wells walked; Fukudome was called out on strikes; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 9.

ASTROS 6TH: Bourn walked; Keppinger grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Bourn out at second]; Tejada
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Cubs 9.

CUBS 6TH: Theriot flied to center; Lee was called out on
strikes; Ramirez lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 9.

ASTROS 7TH: Lee flied to right; Blum struck out; Pence singled
to right; I. Rodriguez flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cubs 9.

CUBS 7TH: Bradley singled to center [Bradley to second (error by
Bourn)]; J. FOX BATTED FOR SORIANO; Norris threw a wild pitch
[Bradley to third]; J. Fox out on a sacrifice fly to right
[Bradley scored]; Baker doubled; Hill singled to right [Baker to
third]; Wells popped to first; Fukudome struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 10.

ASTROS 8TH: BLANCO REPLACED THERIOT (PLAYING SS); HOFFPAUIR
REPLACED LEE (PLAYING 1B); J. FOX STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF);
Matsui singled to left; MICHAELS BATTED FOR NORRIS; Michaels
forced Matsui (second to shortstop); Bourn singled to pitcher
[Michaels to second]; Keppinger flied to center; Tejada forced
Bourn (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 10.

CUBS 8TH: BROCAIL REPLACED TEJADA (PITCHING); LEE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); BLUM CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS);
MICHAELS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Blanco homered; Hoffpauir
tripled to right; FONTENOT BATTED FOR RAMIREZ; Fontenot walked;
Bradley lined to first; J. Fox singled to center [Hoffpauir
scored, Fontenot to second]; Baker flied to center; Hill
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cubs 12.

ASTROS 9TH: FONTENOT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); BAKER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); ATKINS REPLACED WELLS (PITCHING); Lee
reached on an error by Baker; Debut game for Mitch
Atkins; Blum popped to catcher; Pence grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Lee out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cubs 12.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   6   1    6
 Cubs            12  14   2    8


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