Chicago Cubs 9, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 12
Played on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CHI N    5  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  3  -   9 14  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  5    0  0  0  -   5  7  1
Chicago Cubs                 AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Castro ss                     5   1   3   0       0   0       3   5
Barney 2b                     4   1   2   1       1   0       2   2
Byrd cf                       5   2   0   0       0   1       4   0
Ramirez 3b                    5   1   3   1       0   0       0   0
Baker 1b                      5   1   2   2       0   0       6   0
  Marmol p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Soto c                        4   1   2   0       1   0       8   1
Soriano lf                    4   1   1   3       0   2       1   1
Colvin rf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
  Wood p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pena 1b                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Zambrano p                    3   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
  Mateo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marshall p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson rf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       40   9  14   8       2   7      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Baker (2,off W. Rodriguez); Barney (1,off Lopez).
HR: Soriano (4,1st inning off W. Rodriguez 2 on 2 out); Zambrano (1,6th inning
off Abad 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Soriano (3,off W. Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Castro (2,2nd base off Lopez/Towles).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Sanchez ss                    4   1   1   0       0   1       3   4
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Lee lf                        4   1   1   1       0   0       3   1
Wallace 1b                    3   0   1   1       1   1       9   0
Hall 2b                       4   1   1   1       0   1       1   1
Downs 3b                      3   1   2   2       1   0       0   2
Towles c                      3   0   1   0       1   2       7   2
W. Rodriguez p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Inglett ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Abad p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Michaels ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Del Rosario p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Melancon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  A. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bourgeois ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5   7   5       4   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Downs-Towles-Wallace, Lee-Sanchez-Hall.
E: Lopez (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Downs (3,off Zambrano).
HR: Downs (1,6th inning off Zambrano 1 on 2 out).
SH: W. Rodriguez (1,off Zambrano).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Chicago Cubs                 IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zambrano W(2-0)               5.2   7   5   5   3   4   1  26
Mateo                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Marshall                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wood                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Marmol                        1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   5   5   4   7   1  37


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
W. Rodriguez L(0-2)           5     9   5   5   2   4   1  25
Abad                          1     2   1   1   0   0   1   4
Del Rosario                   1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Melancon                      1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Lopez                         0.1   3   3   2   0   0   0   5
A. Rodriguez                  0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9    14   9   8   2   7   2  42


Umpires: HP - Paul Emmel, 1B - Rob Drake, 2B - Gary Darling, 3B - Bruce Dreckman
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 20987


Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Houston Astros           
1. Castro              ss        Bourn               cf
2. Barney              2b        Sanchez             ss
3. Byrd                cf        Pence               rf
4. Ramirez             3b        Lee                 lf
5. Baker               1b        Wallace             1b
6. Soto                c         Hall                2b
7. Soriano             lf        Downs               3b
8. Colvin              rf        Towles              c
9. Zambrano            p         W. Rodriguez        p

CUBS 1ST: Castro singled to center; Barney lined to left; Byrd
forced Castro (pitcher to shortstop); Ramirez singled to center
[Byrd to second]; Baker doubled to right [Byrd scored, Ramirez
scored]; Soto walked; Soriano homered [Baker scored, Soto
scored]; Colvin struck out (catcher to first); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn flied to left; Sanchez struck out; Pence flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

CUBS 2ND: Zambrano grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first);
Castro grounded out (second to first); Barney singled to right;
Byrd popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee grounded out (shortstop to first); Wallace
walked; Hall flied to right; Downs doubled to left [Wallace out
at home (left to shortstop to catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 5, Astros 0.

CUBS 3RD: Ramirez singled to left; Baker singled to right
[Ramirez to second]; Soto singled to center [Ramirez to third,
Baker to second]; Soriano grounded into a double play (third to
catcher to first) [Baker to third, Soto to second, Ramirez out
at home]; Colvin struck out; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 5,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Towles singled to left; W. Rodriguez batted right
handed; W. Rodriguez out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first)
[Towles to second]; Bourn flied to center; Sanchez lined to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

CUBS 4TH: Zambrano struck out; Castro flied to left; Barney
walked; Byrd lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence struck out; Lee popped to shortstop; Wallace
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros
0.

CUBS 5TH: Ramirez lined to first; Baker grounded out (shortstop
to first); Soto singled to second; Soriano struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Hall singled to center; Downs forced Hall (shortstop
to second); Towles struck out; INGLETT BATTED FOR W. RODRIGUEZ;
Inglett flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Astros 0.

CUBS 6TH: ABAD REPLACED INGLETT (PITCHING); Colvin flied to
center; Zambrano homered; Castro singled to center; Barney flied
into a double play to left [Castro out at second (left to
shortstop to second)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bourn walked; Sanchez singled to third [Bourn to
second]; Pence grounded out (second to first) [Bourn to third,
Sanchez to second]; Lee singled to left [Bourn scored, Sanchez
to third]; Wallace singled to center [Sanchez scored, Lee to
third]; Hall forced Wallace (second to shortstop) [Lee scored];
Downs homered [Hall scored]; Towles walked; MICHAELS BATTED FOR
ABAD; MATEO REPLACED ZAMBRANO (PITCHING); Michaels popped to
shortstop; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 5.

CUBS 7TH: DEL ROSARIO REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); Byrd struck
out; Ramirez flied to right; Baker grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: MARSHALL REPLACED MATEO (PITCHING); Bourn struck
out; Sanchez grounded out (shortstop to first); Pence grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros
5.

CUBS 8TH: MELANCON REPLACED DEL ROSARIO (PITCHING); Soto
grounded out (third to first); Soriano struck out; Colvin struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: WOOD REPLACED COLVIN (PITCHING); JOHNSON REPLACED
MARSHALL (PLAYING RF); Lee flied to center; Wallace flied to
right; Hall struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 6, Astros 5.

CUBS 9TH: LOPEZ REPLACED MELANCON (PITCHING); Johnson popped to
shortstop; Castro singled to left; Castro stole second; Barney
doubled to center [Castro scored]; Byrd reached on an error by
Lopez [Barney scored (no RBI), Byrd to third]; Ramirez singled
to center [Byrd scored (unearned)]; A. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED LOPEZ
(PITCHING); Baker flied to center; Soto popped to first; 3 R (2
ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: PENA REPLACED WOOD (PLAYING 1B); MARMOL REPLACED
BAKER (PITCHING); Downs walked; Towles struck out; BOURGEOIS
BATTED FOR A. RODRIGUEZ; Bourgeois popped to second; Bourn flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 9, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             9  14   0    6
 Astros           5   7   1    5


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