Chi Cubs 8, Houston 0
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(23-33)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 8 13 0
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
WP: C. Zambrano (4-3)
LP: T. Buchholz (3-5)
(27-31)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez doubled to left, T. Walker scored
- C. Zambrano homered to deep right center, F. Bynum and R. Cedeno scored
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- M. Barrett homered to deep left
- J. Jones homered to deep left
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- C. Zambrano hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Cedeno scored
Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones singled to right, T. Walker scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 .246
T. Womack 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .304
M. Barrett c 5 1 1 1 0 1 1 .301
T. Walker 1b 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .312
    J. Mabry ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
A. Ramirez 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .246
    P. Nevin ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .143
J. Jones rf 4 1 2 2 0 1 2 .310
    M. Murton lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
F. Bynum lf-rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .222
R. Cedeno ss 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 .307
C. Zambrano p 3 1 1 4 0 0 2 .080
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
 Totals 39 8 13 8 1 5 12  
 Batting
2B - A Ramirez (11, T Buchholz).
3B - R Cedeno (4, T Buchholz).
HR - C Zambrano (1, 2nd inning off T Buchholz 2 on, 2 Out), M Barrett (7, 3rd inning off T Buchholz 0 on, 0 Out), J Jones (11, 3rd inning off T Buchholz 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - C Zambrano.
RBI - A Ramirez (32), C Zambrano 4 (4), M Barrett (25), J Jones 2 (32).
2-out RBI - C Zambrano 3, J Jones.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Zambrano 1, T Womack 1, M Barrett 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - F Bynum (4, 2nd base off T Buchholz/B Ausmus), J Pierre 2 (19, 2nd base off T Buchholz/B Ausmus 2).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cedeno-T Womack-T Walker).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
    J. Lane cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
C. Burke cf-2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .273
L. Berkman rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .289
M. Ensberg 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .263
M. Lamb 1b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .341
P. Wilson lf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .263
B. Ausmus c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .301
E. Bruntlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .297
T. Buchholz p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .045
    D. Borkowski p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Taveras ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 27 0 1 0 2 8 5  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Bruntlett 2.
GIDP - M Lamb.
Team LOB - 2.
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 4-3) 8.0 1 0 0 2 8 0 3.09
W. Ohman 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.81
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Buchholz (L, 3-5) 5.0 11 8 8 1 2 3 6.25
D. Borkowski 4.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 4.08
WP - T Buchholz, C Zambrano.
Pitches-strikes - C Zambrano 126-72; W Ohman 9-6; T Buchholz 102-70; D Borkowski 51-35.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Zambrano 8-8; W Ohman 1-2; T Buchholz 7-6; D Borkowski 6-3.
Batters faced - C Zambrano 26; W Ohman 3; T Buchholz 27; D Borkowski 14.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Kerwin Danley. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 2:29.
Attendance: 32,814.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
CHICAGO'S RONNY CEDENO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A TRIPLE IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING.
CHICAGO'S CARLOS ZAMBRANO HAS A NO-HITTER THROUGH SIX INNINGS.
THE SINGLE BY HOUSTON'S PRESTON WILSON WITH ONE OUT IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING ENDED CARLOS ZAMBRANO'S NO-HITTER.

Updated on Tuesday, Jun 6, 2006 4:26 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
C. Zambrano C. Zambrano
1-3, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Houston
P. Wilson P. Wilson
1-3
0 RBI