Chi Cubs 3, Houston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(85-71)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 5 0
Chi Cubs 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 X 3 5 0
WP: J. Williams (6-9) S: R. Dempster (31)
LP: M. Gallo (0-1)
(77-79)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee homered to deep center
Top 7th: Houston
- O. Palmeiro tripled to deep right, A. Everett scored
- W. Taveras hit sacrifice fly to left, O. Palmeiro scored
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
- J. Burnitz homered to deep center, M. Barrett scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .289
C. Biggio 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
M. Ensberg 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .282
L. Berkman lf 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 .300
M. Lamb 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .232
J. Lane rf 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .267
A. Everett ss 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .249
    L. Scott ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167
B. Ausmus c 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .261
    C. Gipson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
A. Pettitte p 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 .083
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .287
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Bagwell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253
 Totals 26 2 5 2 7 5 16  
 Batting
2B - J Lane (34, J Williams).
3B - O Palmeiro (2, J Williams).
S - A Pettitte, B Ausmus.
SF - W Taveras.
RBI - O Palmeiro (20), W Taveras (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pettitte 2, M Lamb 1.
GIDP - M Lamb.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - M Ensberg (7, 2nd base by M Wuertz/M Barrett).
Picked Off - J Lane (3rd base, J Williams).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Macias 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .264
N. Perez ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
D. Lee 1b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .340
N. Garciaparra 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .272
M. Barrett c 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 .274
J. Burnitz rf 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .259
M. Murton lf 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .322
C. Patterson cf 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .219
J. Williams p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .094
    S. McClain ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .154
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071
 Totals 29 3 5 3 4 5 10  
 Batting
HR - D Lee (45, 1st inning off A Pettitte 0 on, 2 Out), J Burnitz (24, 7th inning off M Gallo 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Lee (105), J Burnitz 2 (87).
2-out RBI - D Lee, J Burnitz 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Burnitz 1, J Macias 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - M Murton (2, 2nd base off M Gallo/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Macias-N Perez-D Lee).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte 6.0 2 1 1 0 4 1 2.42
C. Qualls (H, 21) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 3.40
M. Gallo (L, 0-1; BS, 2) 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 1 2.70
D. Wheeler 1.1 1 0 0 2 1 0 2.34
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Williams (W, 6-9) 7.0 4 2 2 6 3 0 4.28
M. Wuertz (H, 17) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.96
R. Dempster (S, 31) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.20
Pitches-strikes - A Pettitte 61-40; C Qualls 5-4; M Gallo 19-9; D Wheeler 26-16; J Williams 108-55; M Wuertz 13-7; R Dempster 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Pettitte 6-8; C Qualls 2-0; M Gallo 0-0; D Wheeler 2-1; J Williams 9-8; M Wuertz 0-2; R Dempster 0-1.
Batters faced - A Pettitte 20; C Qualls 3; M Gallo 3; D Wheeler 7; J Williams 29; M Wuertz 3; R Dempster 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Nauert. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Larry Poncino.
Time: 2:36. (Plus rain delay totaling 58 minutes in the 3rd).
Attendance: 38,121.
Weather: 73 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, out to center.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 25, 2005 7:03 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
O. Palmeiro O. Palmeiro
1-1
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
D. Lee D. Lee
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI