Chi Cubs 4, Houston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(46-50)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0
Chi Cubs 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 X 4 6 0
WP: C. Zambrano (10-3) S: R. Dempster (16)
LP: A. Pettitte (8-10)
(37-57)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
- M. Barrett singled to center, N. Perez scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- M. Barrett homered to deep left center
- A. Ramirez homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton walked, J. Pierre scored, M. Barrett to third, P. Nevin to second
Top 8th: Houston
- C. Burke hit sacrifice fly to right, W. Taveras scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Burke 2b-ss 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .296
M. Lamb 1b-2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .321
L. Berkman rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .318
A. Huff 3b 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .240
L. Scott lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .333
B. Ausmus c 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .243
A. Everett ss 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .236
    E. Munson ph-1b 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .219
W. Taveras cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .259
A. Pettitte p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .147
    P. Wilson ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .279
    D. Borkowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 1 3 1 5 10 15  
 Batting
SF - C Burke.
RBI - C Burke (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Munson 1, W Taveras 3.
Team LOB - 7.
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .275
N. Perez ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .258
M. Barrett c 3 1 2 2 1 0 0 .335
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 1 0 2 3 .257
P. Nevin 1b 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 .245
M. Murton lf 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .278
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Jones rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 6 .296
R. Theriot 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .154
C. Zambrano p 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .163
    A. Pagan lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
 Totals 30 4 6 4 4 9 10  
 Batting
2B - N Perez (11, A Pettitte).
HR - M Barrett (10, 3rd inning off A Pettitte 0 on, 1 Out), A Ramirez (17, 3rd inning off A Pettitte 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Barrett 2 (37), A Ramirez (56), M Murton (30).
2-out RBI - M Murton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Jones 4.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Pierre 2 (35, 2nd base off A Pettitte/B Ausmus, 3rd base off A Pettitte/B Ausmus).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (L, 8-10) 5.0 6 4 4 4 6 2 5.08
D. Borkowski 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.96
R. Springer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.93
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 10-3) 8.0 2 1 1 4 10 0 3.11
R. Dempster (S, 16) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.43
WP - C Zambrano 2.
Pitches-strikes - A Pettitte 100-54; D Borkowski 22-17; R Springer 11-7; C Zambrano 123-72; R Dempster 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Pettitte 5-4; D Borkowski 2-2; R Springer 0-2; C Zambrano 3-11; R Dempster 1-2.
Batters faced - A Pettitte 25; D Borkowski 6; R Springer 3; C Zambrano 30; R Dempster 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Nauert. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--Charlie Reliford. 3B--Larry Vanover.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 40,208.
Weather: 75 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 4 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S MICHAEL BARRETT AND ARAMIS RAMIREZ IN THE THIRD INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Friday, Jul 21, 2006 5:26 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
L. Scott L. Scott
2-4
0 RBI
 Chi Cubs
M. Barrett M. Barrett
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI