MLB Box Score - Chicago vs. Houston

American League
KC 1
BOS 2
SEA 8
DET 12
BAL 12
NYY 2
ANA 3
TOR 1
TEX 4
MIN 11
CLE 1
CHW 4
TB 3
OAK 2
National League
NYM 1
ATL 6
MIL 7
PIT 2
NYM 2
ATL 6
PHI 1
WAS 0
ARI 2
FLA 3
CHC 2
HOU 4
SF 6
COL 5
STL 2
SD 3
CIN 1
LA 4
All times are US/Eastern

Astros 4, Cubs 2

Final
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Chi. Cubs
(28-18)
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Houston
(26-21)
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W: C. Sampson (3-3) L: R. Dempster (5-2)
S: J. Valverde (13)
HR: CHC - A. Ramirez (8)   HOU - H. Pence (5)
 
Chicago Cubs
Alfonso Soriano, LF4000033 .278
Ryan Theriot, SS4000001 .325
Derrek Lee, 1B4130000 .302
Aramis Ramirez, 3B4122001 .290
Kosuke Fukudome, RF4000003 .311
Geovany Soto, C4010020 .315
Jim Edmonds, CF3000111 .176
Mark DeRosa, 2B4020001 .311
Ryan Dempster, P1000000 .158
   a- Micah Hoffpauir, PH0000100 .000
    Jose Ascanio, P0000000 .000
   b- Mike Fontenot, PH1000001 .258
Totals3328226  
a-walked for Dempster in the 7th
b-grounded out for Ascanio in the 9th
Batting
2B - Derrek Lee (13, Sampson)
HR - Aramis Ramirez (8, Sampson)
SH - Ryan Dempster (7)
RBI - Aramis Ramirez 2 (31)
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - Jim Edmonds (2, Throwing)
Houston Astros
Michael Bourn, CF3000010 .196
Kazuo Matsui, 2B4010011 .291
Miguel Tejada, SS3110101 .342
Lance Berkman, 1B3110122 .388
Carlos Lee, LF4000012 .279
    Jose Valverde, P0000000 .000
Geoff Blum, 3B3110100 .209
Hunter Pence, RF4134000 .293
J.R. Towles, C3000012 .144
    Doug Brocail, P0000000 .000
   a- Darin Erstad, PH-LF0000100 .308
Chris Sampson, P2000000 .059
    Brad Ausmus, C2010002 .217
Totals3148446  
a-was walked intentionally for Brocail in the 8th
Batting
2B - Miguel Tejada (15, Dempster), Hunter Pence (11, Ascanio)
HR - Hunter Pence (5, Dempster)
SH - Michael Bourn (2)
RBI - Hunter Pence 4 (27)
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - Matsui-Tejada-Berkman
E - Michael Bourn (4, Misplayed grounder)
Chicago Cubs
Ryan Dempster (L,5-2) 6644251 2.70
Jose Ascanio 2200210 0.00
IBB - Erstad by Jose Ascanio
Pitches-Strikes - Ryan Dempster 109-66, Jose Ascanio 41-24
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Ryan Dempster 7-6, Jose Ascanio 2-3
Batters Faced - Ryan Dempster 26, Jose Ascanio 10
Houston Astros
Chris Sampson (W,3-3) 6.2722141 5.91
Doug Brocail (H,8) 1.1100010 3.20
Jose Valverde (S,13) 1000110 3.75
WP - Jose Valverde (2)
Pitches-Strikes - Chris Sampson 83-54, Doug Brocail 13-12, Jose Valverde 13-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Chris Sampson 11-4, Jose Valverde 2-0
Batters Faced - Chris Sampson 27, Doug Brocail 5, Jose Valverde 4
Game Information
Attendance - 33339
Game Time - 2:31
Temperature - 72
Umpires - Home - C.B. Bucknor, First Base - Joe West, Second Base - Ed Rapuano, Third Base - Ed Hickox