Houston 4, Chi Cubs 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(74-66)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 4 10 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
WP: R. Wolf (9-11)
LP: R. Dempster (15-6)
(85-55)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Houston
- H. Quintero singled to right, H. Pence scored, D. Newhan to second
Top 5th: Houston
- T. Wigginton homered to deep center, M. Bourn scored
Top 9th: Houston
- D. Newhan stole home, M. Bourn to second on R. Theriot's throwing error
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Bourn cf 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 .226
T. Wigginton lf 5 1 1 2 0 1 4 .295
M. Tejada ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .283
L. Berkman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .332
G. Blum 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .235
H. Pence rf 4 1 2 0 0 2 0 .272
D. Newhan 2b 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .262
H. Quintero c 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .239
R. Wolf p 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .137
 Totals 35 4 10 3 3 9 13  
 Batting
2B - H Pence (30, R Dempster).
HR - T Wigginton (22, 5th inning off R Dempster 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - H Quintero (10), T Wigginton 2 (54).
2-out RBI - H Quintero, T Wigginton 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1, R Wolf 1, G Blum 1.
GIDP - T Wigginton, M Tejada.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - D Newhan (1, Home off J Samardzija/G Soto).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Wigginton (R Cedeno at Home).
DP - 1 (M Tejada-L Berkman).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .286
R. Theriot ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .311
D. Lee 1b 3 0 1 0 1 2 0 .292
A. Ramirez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .276
G. Soto c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .294
M. DeRosa rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .291
R. Johnson cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .304
R. Cedeno 2b 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 .280
R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .151
    C. McGehee ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    N. Cotts p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Samardzija p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 0 6 0 2 8 13  
 Batting
S - R Dempster 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Johnson 1, R Theriot 1.
GIDP - C McGehee.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - R Theriot (14, throw).
DP - 2 (R Theriot-D Lee 2).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Wolf (W, 9-11) 9.0 6 0 0 2 8 0 4.47
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster (L, 15-6) 7.0 8 3 3 3 7 1 2.99
N. Cotts 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 4.11
J. Samardzija 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.23
Pitches-strikes - R Wolf 128-93; R Dempster 110-74; N Cotts 19-13; J Samardzija 12-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Wolf 8-10; R Dempster 10-4; N Cotts 0-1; J Samardzija 0-3.
Batters faced - R Wolf 33; R Dempster 30; N Cotts 4; J Samardzija 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 40,163.
Weather: 66 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 12 mph, in from center.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 3, 2008 10:45 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
T. Wigginton Ty Wigginton
1-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
R. Cedeno Ronny Cedeno
2-2