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MLB Box Score - Houston vs. Chicago

American League
BAL 2
BOS 14
CHW 3
CLE 9
ANA 5
DET 4
MIN 5
TOR 7
NYY 7
TB 2
SEA 4
TEX 6
OAK 2
KC 5
National League
PIT 3
CIN 2
PHI 4
WAS 0
ATL 16
FLA 14
NYM 6
MIL 5
HOU 9
CHC 7
SF 5
COL 6
STL 8
ARI 2
SD 4
LA 8
All times are US/Eastern

Astros 9, Cubs 7

Final 11th
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H
E
Houston
(73-66)
0024000029120
Chi. Cubs
(85-54)
0203100007153
W: W. Wright (4-3) L: K. Wood (4-3)
S: J. Valverde (39)
HR: HOU - G. Blum (14)   CHC - A. Soriano (24), M. DeRosa (19), G. Soto (21), J. Edmonds (17)
 
Houston Astros
Michael Bourn, CF5112121 .221
Ty Wigginton, LF4000221 .296
Miguel Tejada, SS6022000 .283
Lance Berkman, 1B5100114 .334
Geoff Blum, 3B5212103 .239
Hunter Pence, RF6140000 .270
David Newhan, 2B5122013 .260
    Wesley Wright, P0000000 .000
   a- Mark Loretta, PH1000011 .265
    Jose Valverde, P0000000 .000
Humberto Quintero, C5220112 .238
Brandon Backe, P1000000 .283
    Fernando Nieve, P0000000 .000
   b- Reggie Abercrombie, PH0100100 .200
    Tim Byrdak, P0000000 .167
    Chris Sampson, P0000000 .136
   c- Darin Erstad, PH1000002 .286
    Doug Brocail, P0000000 .000
    Jose Castillo, 2B1000011 .239
Totals45912879  
a-struck out for Wright in the 11th
b-walked for Nieve in the 6th
c-grounded out for Sampson in the 7th
Batting
2B - Miguel Tejada (32, Zambrano), Hunter Pence (29, Zambrano), Humberto Quintero (5, Zambrano)
3B - Hunter Pence (4, Howry)
HR - Geoff Blum (14, Wood)
SH - Brandon Backe (5)
RBI - Michael Bourn 2 (24), Miguel Tejada 2 (57), Geoff Blum 2 (47), David Newhan 2 (8)
SB - Michael Bourn (35, 2nd base off Zambrano/Soto)
Team LOB - 11
Fielding
DP - Backe-Quintero-Berkman, Tejada-Newhan-Berkman, Tejada-Newhan-Berkman, Blum-Newhan-Berkman
Chicago Cubs
Alfonso Soriano, LF5111114 .287
Mike Fontenot, 2B4021110 .295
   a- Henry Blanco, PH1000002 .282
    Ronny Cedeno, 2B0000000 .272
Derrek Lee, 1B5020114 .292
Aramis Ramirez, 3B5010112 .278
Mark DeRosa, RF5121102 .292
Jim Edmonds, CF3211101 .232
    Carlos Marmol, P0000000 .000
   b- Casey McGehee, PH1000011 .000
    Kerry Wood, P0000000 .000
   c- Daryle Ward, PH1000001 .229
Geovany Soto, C6231012 .294
Ryan Theriot, SS4122111 .313
Carlos Zambrano, P2000001 .355
    Bob Howry, P0000000 .000
    Michael Wuertz, P0000000 .000
   d- Reed Johnson, PH1000001 .307
    Angel Guzman, P0000000 .000
    Kosuke Fukudome, CF1010100 .265
Totals44715787  
a-flied out for Fontenot in the 10th
b-struck out for Marmol in the 9th
c-flied out for Wood in the 11th
d-grounded out for Wuertz in the 6th
Batting
2B - Aramis Ramirez (37, Backe), Geovany Soto (32, Byrdak), Ryan Theriot (19, Byrdak)
HR - Alfonso Soriano (24, Backe), Mark DeRosa (19, Backe), Jim Edmonds (17, Brocail), Geovany Soto (21, Backe)
RBI - Alfonso Soriano (64), Mike Fontenot (34), Mark DeRosa (80), Jim Edmonds (50), Geovany Soto (80), Ryan Theriot 2 (36)
2-OUT RBI - Mike Fontenot (12), Jim Edmonds (15)
Team LOB - 12
Fielding
DP - Theriot-Fontenot-Lee
E - Aramis Ramirez 3 (16, Misplayed grounder)
Houston Astros
Brandon Backe 4.1933223 5.44
Fernando Nieve 0.2000000 14.73
Tim Byrdak0233100 4.35
Chris Sampson (H,10) 1100000 4.10
Doug Brocail (BS,3) 2111311 4.38
Wesley Wright (W,4-3) 2100220 4.78
Jose Valverde (S,39) 1100020 3.66
Pitches-Strikes - Brandon Backe 91-60, Tim Byrdak 13-8, Chris Sampson 14-9, Doug Brocail 33-14, Wesley Wright 30-16, Jose Valverde 22-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Brandon Backe 5-4, Fernando Nieve 1-0, Chris Sampson 3-0, Doug Brocail 2-2, Wesley Wright 1-3
Batters Faced - Brandon Backe 22, Fernando Nieve 1, Tim Byrdak 3, Chris Sampson 4, Doug Brocail 9, Wesley Wright 9, Jose Valverde 4
Chicago Cubs
Carlos Zambrano 5533330 3.58
Bob Howry0444100 5.63
Michael Wuertz 1000100 3.35
Angel Guzman 1100100 0.00
Carlos Marmol 2000020 2.58
Kerry Wood (L,4-3) 2222141 2.81
Pitches-Strikes - Carlos Zambrano 86-55, Bob Howry 20-11, Michael Wuertz 10-4, Angel Guzman 15-7, Carlos Marmol 35-22, Kerry Wood 40-28
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Carlos Zambrano 7-5, Michael Wuertz 2-0, Angel Guzman 2-1, Carlos Marmol 1-4, Kerry Wood 3-0
Batters Faced - Carlos Zambrano 23, Bob Howry 5, Michael Wuertz 3, Angel Guzman 5, Carlos Marmol 7, Kerry Wood 10
Game Information
Attendance - 39846
Game Time - 4:17
Temperature - 84
Umpires - Home - Field Culbreth, First Base - Jim Reynolds, Second Base - Tim Timmons, Third Base - Gary Cederstrom