Chi Cubs 6, Houston 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 6 2
Chi Cubs 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 2 X 6 8 0
WP: C. Marmol (5-1) S: R. Dempster (25)
LP: C. Qualls (6-4)
(70-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- H. Pence walked
- C. Biggio struck out looking
- L. Berkman homered to deep center, H. Pence scored
- C. Lee popped out to first
- T. Wigginton singled to center
- T. Wigginton stole second
- C. Burke walked
- E. Bruntlett struck out looking

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

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano doubled to left
- R. Theriot grounded out to first, A. Soriano to third
- D. Lee hit by pitch
- A. Ramirez struck out swinging
- C. Floyd struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- E. Munson fouled out to left
- W. Williams singled to center
- H. Pence doubled to deep left center, W. Williams scored
- C. Biggio popped out to first
- L. Berkman walked
- C. Lee grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa flied out to center
- J. Jones struck out looking
- J. Kendall grounded out to third

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- T. Wigginton struck out looking
- C. Burke struck out looking
- E. Bruntlett struck out looking

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

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- R. Hill grounded out to first
- A. Soriano struck out swinging
- R. Theriot walked
- R. Theriot stole second, R. Theriot to third on E. Munson's throwing error
- D. Lee singled to third, R. Theriot scored
- A. Ramirez singled to right, D. Lee to second
- C. Floyd popped out to center

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Houston 3, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 4th: Houston
- E. Munson grounded out to second
- W. Williams grounded out to second
- H. Pence walked
- H. Pence stole second
- C. Biggio flied out to center

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

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa grounded out to third
- J. Jones fouled out to first
- J. Kendall hit by pitch
- R. Hill grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- L. Berkman hit by pitch
- C. Lee flied out to left
- T. Wigginton doubled to deep left, L. Berkman scored
- C. Burke flied out to left
- E. Bruntlett doubled to deep left, T. Wigginton scored
- E. Munson grounded out to first

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano flied out to center
- R. Theriot popped out to left
- D. Lee singled to left
- A. Ramirez walked, D. Lee to second
- C. Floyd walked, D. Lee to third, A. Ramirez to second
- M. DeRosa grounded into fielder's choice, A. Ramirez out at third, C. Floyd to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 6th: Houston
- M. Wuertz relieved R. Hill
- J. Anderson hit for W. Williams
- J. Anderson struck out swinging
- H. Pence grounded out to shortstop
- C. Biggio struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- M. McLemore relieved C. Biggio
- C. Burke at second
- J. Anderson in right field
- J. Jones walked
- J. Kendall reached on fielder's choice, J. Jones to second on E. Bruntlett's fielding error
- C. Monroe hit for M. Wuertz
- C. Monroe walked, J. Jones to third, J. Kendall to second
- D. Borkowski relieved M. McLemore
- A. Soriano hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Jones scored
- R. Theriot singled to center, J. Kendall scored, C. Monroe to second
- D. Lee flied out to center
- A. Ramirez struck out looking

2 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 1st: Houston
- M. Fontenot at second
- M. DeRosa at third
- M. DeRosa at third
- M. DeRosa at third
- K. Wood pitching

  Top 7th: Houston
- L. Berkman flied out to center
- C. Lee popped out to shallow right
- T. Wigginton flied out to right center

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

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- T. Miller relieved D. Borkowski
- M. Murton hit for C. Floyd
- M. Murton homered to deep center
- M. DeRosa flied out to right
- J. Jones struck out swinging
- J. Kendall flied out to left

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 4

  Top 8th: Houston
- C. Burke flied out to left
- E. Bruntlett walked
- S. Eyre relieved K. Wood
- E. Bruntlett stole second
- E. Munson lined out to center
- M. Loretta hit for J. Anderson
- C. Marmol relieved S. Eyre
- M. Loretta flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- L. Scott in right field
- C. Qualls relieved T. Miller
- E. Patterson hit for C. Marmol
- E. Patterson struck out swinging
- A. Soriano singled to center
- R. Theriot flied out to right
- D. Lee homered to deep center, A. Soriano scored
- M. Fontenot flied out to center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 6

  Top 9th: Houston
- F. Pie in center field
- R. Dempster relieved C. Marmol
- H. Pence grounded out to second
- L. Scott struck out swinging
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Chi Cubs 6
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
D. Lee D. Lee
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI