Cubs 6, Astros 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 6 12 0
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
WP: M. Prior (12-5)
LP: J. Fernandez (1-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
-A. Ramirez homered to left center, M. Alou scored
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
-T. Womack scored, S. Sosa to second on wild pitch
-R. Simon homered to right, A. Ramirez and S. Sosa scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .280
   E. Karros ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .296
   J. Borowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
T. Womack 2b 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .231
   R. Martinez 2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .289
S. Sosa rf 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .294
M. Alou lf 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .290
   T. Goodwin lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .301
A. Ramirez 3b 3 2 1 2 1 0 1 .274
R. Simon 1b 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .281
A. Gonzalez ss 4 0 0 0 0 4 2 .230
P. Bako c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .214
M. Prior p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .236
   K. Farnsworth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   D. Glanville ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .190
 Totals 35 6 12 5 2 7 15  
 Batting
3B - T Womack (4, R Stone).
HR - A Ramirez (18, 4th inning off J Fernandez 1 on, 2 Out), R Simon (11, 6th inning off R Stone 2 on, 1 Out).
S - M Prior 2.
RBI - A Ramirez 2 (83), R Simon 3 (55).
2-out RBI - A Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Lofton 1, S Sosa 1, P Bako 1.
GIDP - S Sosa.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - T Womack (5, 2nd base by J Fernandez/B Ausmus).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .252
L. Berkman lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .286
J. Bagwell 1b 4 0 1 0 0 3 1 .273
J. Kent 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .294
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .300
G. Blum 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
   R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   O. Merced ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .236
   M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Lane ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Ausmus c 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .220
A. Everett ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .238
J. Fernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Ensberg 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289
 Totals 30 0 4 0 2 11 11  
 Batting
2B - A Everett (13, M Prior).
S - J Fernandez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 2, C Biggio 1, L Berkman 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Kent (9, throw).
DP - 2 (A Everett, A Everett-J Kent-J Bagwell).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Prior (W, 12-5) 7.0 4 0 0 1 9 0 2.54
K. Farnsworth 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.97
J. Borowski 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.11
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Fernandez (L, 1-3) 5.1 6 4 4 1 3 1 5.68
R. Stone 1.2 2 2 2 1 2 1 3.28
M. Gallo 2.0 4 0 0 0 2 0 2.87
WP - J Fernandez.
Pitches-strikes - M Prior 100-71; K Farnsworth 21-12; J Borowski 15-11; J Fernandez 65-46; R Stone 21-16; M Gallo 27-21.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Prior 4-8; K Farnsworth 1-0; J Borowski 1-2; J Fernandez 6-5; R Stone 2-1; M Gallo 2-2.
Batters faced - M Prior 26; K Farnsworth 4; J Borowski 3; J Fernandez 22; R Stone 8; M Gallo 9.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Dale Scott.
Ejections: CHICAGO CUBS' Alou by Reynolds (6th).
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 32,810.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
CHICAGO'S MOISES ALOU WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JIM REYNOLDS IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.
CHICAGO'S TOM GOODWIN SINGLED IN THE EIGHTH INNING FOR HIS 1,000TH CAREER HIT.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 20, 2003 10:49 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Chi Cubs
R. Simon R. Simon
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Houston
A. Everett A. Everett
1-3
0 RBI