Houston 9, Chi Cubs 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(12-12)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 12 1
Houston 1 0 0 0 7 1 0 0 X 9 11 2
WP: R. Oswalt (4-2)
LP: M. Prior (3-1)
(10-13)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9

  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Hairston Jr. singled to left
- N. Perez sacrificed to pitcher, J. Hairston Jr. to second
- C. Patterson grounded out to first, J. Hairston Jr. to third
- D. Lee grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras singled to center
- C. Biggio struck out swinging, W. Taveras stole second
- J. Bagwell singled to center, W. Taveras scored
- M. Lamb flied out to deep center
- J. Lane fouled out to catcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Houston 1

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez grounded out to third
- J. Burnitz singled to right
- T. Hollandsworth safe at first on shortstop A. Everett's fielding error, J. Burnitz to second
- M. Barrett singled to right center, J. Burnitz to third, T. Hollandsworth to second
- M. Prior fouled out to right
- J. Hairston Jr. grounded out to third

0 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Houston 1

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg walked
- A. Everett flied out to left
- R. Chavez struck out looking
- R. Oswalt struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Houston 1

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- N. Perez singled to center
- C. Patterson sacrificed to third, N. Perez to second
- D. Lee homered to deep left, N. Perez scored
- A. Ramirez doubled to left
- J. Burnitz singled to center, A. Ramirez out at home, J. Burnitz to second advancing on throw
- T. Hollandsworth walked
- M. Barrett grounded out to third

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, Houston 1

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- W. Taveras flied out to left center
- C. Biggio grounded out to shortstop
- J. Bagwell flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, Houston 1

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. Prior doubled to deep center
- J. Hairston Jr. grounded out to second, M. Prior to third
- N. Perez safe at first on shortstop A. Everett's fielding error, M. Prior scored
- C. Patterson popped out to second
- N. Perez to second on wild pitch
- D. Lee walked
- A. Ramirez grounded into fielder's choice, D. Lee out at second

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 1

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- M. Lamb safe at first on second baseman J. Hairston Jr.'s throwing error
- J. Lane popped out to second
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging
- A. Everett struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 1

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Burnitz struck out looking
- T. Hollandsworth grounded out to first
- M. Barrett lined out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 1

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- R. Chavez singled to right
- R. Oswalt fouled out to third
- W. Taveras singled to left, R. Chavez to second
- C. Biggio singled to left, R. Chavez to third, W. Taveras to second
- J. Bagwell struck out swinging
- M. Lamb homered to deep right, R. Chavez, W. Taveras and C. Biggio scored
- J. Lane walked
- M. Ensberg walked, J. Lane to second
- A. Everett homered to deep left, J. Lane and M. Ensberg scored
- R. Chavez struck out swinging

7 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 8

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno hit for M. Prior
- R. Cedeno singled to center
- J. Hairston Jr. doubled to left, R. Cedeno to third
- R. Springer relieved R. Oswalt
- N. Perez popped out to shallow right
- C. Patterson struck out swinging
- D. Lee flied out to right

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 8

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- G. Rusch relieved M. Prior
- C. Burke hit for R. Springer
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- W. Taveras grounded out to shortstop
- C. Biggio tripled to deep center
- J. Bagwell intentionally walked
- M. Lamb singled to right, C. Biggio scored, J. Bagwell to second
- J. Lane singled to left, J. Bagwell out at home, M. Lamb to second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 9

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- D. Wheeler relieved R. Springer
- A. Ramirez flied out to center
- J. Burnitz fouled out to catcher
- T. Hollandsworth struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 9

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- M. Ensberg doubled to deep right center
- A. Everett struck out looking
- R. Chavez grounded out to third
- J. Vizcaino hit for D. Wheeler
- J. Vizcaino walked
- W. Taveras flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 9

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- C. Harville relieved D. Wheeler
- M. Barrett singled to left
- J. Macias hit for G. Rusch
- J. Macias grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, M. Barrett out at second
- J. Hairston Jr. flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 9

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- W. Ohman relieved G. Rusch
- C. Biggio lined out to right
- J. Bagwell walked
- M. Lamb popped out to third
- J. Lane flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 9

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- N. Perez hit by pitch
- C. Patterson singled to right, N. Perez to second
- D. Lee walked, N. Perez to third, C. Patterson to second
- A. Ramirez fouled out to first
- J. Franco relieved C. Harville
- J. Burnitz lined out to shortstop
- T. Hollandsworth popped out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Houston 9
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
D. Lee D. Lee
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Houston
M. Lamb M. Lamb
2-5, 1 HR
5 RBI