Houston 2, Chi Cubs 0
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(54-57)
  Final 8 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   2 5 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 5 1
WP: B. Moehler (7-4) S: L. Hawkins (1)
LP: R. Dempster (12-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
- C. Lee singled to right, M. Tejada scored, C. Lee to third on right fielder K. Fukudome's fielding error
Top 4th: Houston
- H. Quintero walked, C. Lee scored, H. Pence to third, T. Wigginton to second
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Matsui 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .280
M. Tejada ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .281
L. Berkman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .333
C. Lee lf 4 1 2 1 0 2 0 .305
H. Pence rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .277
T. Wigginton 3b 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .269
D. Erstad cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .269
H. Quintero c 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 .203
B. Moehler p 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
    T. Byrdak p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    D. Newhan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212
    G. Geary p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Hawkins p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 2 5 2 2 11 8  
 Batting
RBI - C Lee (90), H Quintero (4).
2-out RBI - C Lee, H Quintero.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Moehler 2, H Pence 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .291
M. Fontenot 2b-ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .289
D. Ward 1b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .231
A. Ramirez 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .275
J. Edmonds cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .242
G. Soto c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .279
K. Fukudome rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .277
R. Cedeno ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .281
    N. Cotts p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Dempster p 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .174
    C. Gaudin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. DeRosa ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270
 Totals 26 0 5 0 1 7 10  
 Batting
2B - J Edmonds (14, B Moehler).
S - R Dempster.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Fontenot 1, G Soto 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - K Fukudome (2, bobble).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Moehler (W, 7-4) 5.0 4 0 0 0 4 0 4.01
T. Byrdak (H, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.65
G. Geary (H, 8) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.50
L. Hawkins (S, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster (L, 12-5) 5.0 5 2 2 1 7 0 2.93
C. Gaudin 2.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1.84
N. Cotts 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.32
Pitches-strikes - B Moehler 63-48; T Byrdak 20-12; G Geary 13-9; L Hawkins 6-5; R Dempster 75-52; C Gaudin 33-24; N Cotts 8-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Moehler 7-4; T Byrdak 1-1; G Geary 0-2; L Hawkins 0-0; R Dempster 5-3; C Gaudin 2-1; N Cotts 1-1.
Batters faced - B Moehler 19; T Byrdak 4; G Geary 4; L Hawkins 1; R Dempster 21; C Gaudin 7; N Cotts 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Laz Diaz. 1B--Adrian Johnson. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Wally Bell.
Time: 2:19. (Plus rain delay totaling 165 minutes in the 5th).
Attendance: 40,867.
Weather: 78 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
HOUSTON RIGHT FIELDER HUNTER PENCE EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 5, 2008 1:49 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
C. Lee Carlos Lee
2-4
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
J. Edmonds Jim Edmonds
1-3