Houston 2, Chi Cubs 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(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)
(67-46)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- K. Matsui grounded out to first
- M. Tejada singled to center
- L. Berkman flied out to deep center, M. Tejada to second
- C. Lee singled to right, M. Tejada scored, C. Lee to third on right fielder K. Fukudome's fielding error
- H. Pence lined out to center

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

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano flied out to center
- M. Fontenot singled to center
- D. Ward struck out swinging
- A. Ramirez popped out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- T. Wigginton struck out swinging
- D. Erstad struck out swinging
- H. Quintero flied out to right

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

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- J. Edmonds flied out to right
- G. Soto grounded out to shortstop
- K. Fukudome grounded out to first

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- B. Moehler grounded out to shortstop
- K. Matsui struck out looking
- M. Tejada grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno singled to center
- R. Dempster sacrificed to first, R. Cedeno to second
- A. Soriano struck out swinging
- M. Fontenot grounded out to first

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman struck out looking
- C. Lee singled to center
- H. Pence singled to right, C. Lee to second
- T. Wigginton singled to left, C. Lee to third, H. Pence to second
- D. Erstad struck out swinging
- H. Quintero walked, C. Lee scored, H. Pence to third, T. Wigginton to second
- B. Moehler struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- D. Ward grounded out to third
- A. Ramirez struck out looking
- J. Edmonds doubled to right
- G. Soto grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- K. Matsui grounded out to pitcher
- M. Tejada grounded bunt out to pitcher
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- K. Fukudome struck out looking
- R. Cedeno flied out to right
- R. Dempster singled to left
- A. Soriano grounded out to second

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

  Top 6th: Houston
- C. Gaudin relieved R. Dempster
- C. Lee struck out swinging
- H. Pence popped out to second
- T. Wigginton walked
- D. Erstad grounded into fielder's choice, T. Wigginton out at second

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

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- T. Byrdak relieved B. Moehler
- M. Fontenot flied out to center
- D. Ward struck out swinging
- A. Ramirez walked
- J. Edmonds grounded into fielder's choice, A. Ramirez out at second

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- H. Quintero struck out swinging
- D. Newhan hit for T. Byrdak
- D. Newhan grounded out to second
- K. Matsui struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- G. Geary relieved T. Byrdak
- G. Soto singled to left
- K. Fukudome struck out swinging
- R. Cedeno flied out to center
- M. DeRosa hit for C. Gaudin
- M. DeRosa flied out to deep left

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- M. Fontenot at shortstop
- N. Cotts relieved C. Gaudin
- M. DeRosa at second
- M. Tejada lined out to first
- L. Berkman grounded out to third
- C. Lee struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- L. Hawkins relieved G. Geary
- A. Soriano struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Chi Cubs 0
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
C. Lee Carlos Lee
2-4
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
J. Edmonds Jim Edmonds
1-3