Chi Cubs 5, Houston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(64-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 X 5 9 1
WP: A. Cashner (2-5) S: C. Marmol (28)
LP: W. Lopez (5-2)
(60-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Houston
- C. Johnson homered to deep left center
- M. Downs scored, J. Castro to third on wild pitch
- J. Keppinger singled to shallow center, J. Castro scored, M. Bourn to third
- H. Pence singled to shallow left center, M. Bourn scored, J. Keppinger to second
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- B. DeWitt singled to first, D. Barney scored
- M. Byrd homered to deep left center, B. DeWitt scored
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Baker doubled to shallow left, D. Barney scored
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
- G. Soto homered to deep left center
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. Bourn cf 3 1 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 .258
J. Keppinger 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .285
H. Pence rf 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .290
C. Lee 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .247
C. Johnson 3b 3 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 .325
B. Bogusevic lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .167
M. Downs ss 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250
    A. Hernandez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    W. Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Castro c 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .212
W. Rodriguez p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .196
    G. Blum ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .251
    T. Manzella ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
 Totals 33 4 9 3 1 5 5 1 15  
 Batting
2B - M Bourn (24, C Coleman); C Lee (26, M Mateo).
HR - C Johnson (7, 2nd inning off C Coleman 0 on, 0 Out).
S - J Keppinger.
RBI - J Keppinger (48), H Pence (80), C Johnson (38).
2-out RBI - J Keppinger, H Pence.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Keppinger 1, C Lee 2, B Bogusevic 1, W Rodriguez 1.
GIDP - B Bogusevic 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - M Bourn (46, 2nd base off C Coleman/G Soto).
 
 Fielding
PB - J Castro.
DP - 1 (J Keppinger-M Downs-C Lee).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Baker 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .266
B. DeWitt 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .274
M. Byrd cf 4 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 2 .305
G. Soto c 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .284
X. Nady 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .257
T. Colvin rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
A. Soriano lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
D. Barney ss 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
C. Coleman p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .083
    M. Mateo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Castillo ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
    A. Cashner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 5 9 5 2 1 8 0 8  
 Batting
2B - J Baker (10, W Rodriguez).
HR - M Byrd (12, 3rd inning off W Rodriguez 1 on, 2 Out), G Soto (17, 8th inning off W Lopez 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Baker (19), B DeWitt (47), M Byrd 2 (60), G Soto (51).
2-out RBI - B DeWitt, M Byrd 2, G Soto.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, G Soto 1.
GIDP - M Byrd.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - G Soto (1, 2nd base by W Rodriguez/J Castro).
 
 Fielding
E - A Soriano (7, field).
DP - 2 (C Coleman-D Barney-X Nady, C Coleman-B DeWitt-D Barney-X Nady).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
W. Rodriguez 7.0 8 4 4 1 6 1 1.30 3.77  
W. Lopez (L, 5-2) 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.08 3.15  
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Coleman 6.0 8 4 4 5 2 1 1.61 5.81  
M. Mateo 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.86 9.49  
A. Cashner (W, 2-5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.62 5.82  
C. Marmol (S, 28) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.28 2.98  
WP - W Rodriguez, C Coleman.
Pitches-strikes - W Lopez 15-11; W Rodriguez 99-65; C Coleman 118-61; M Mateo 16-9; A Cashner 12-10; C Marmol 8-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Lopez 1-1; W Rodriguez 8-8; C Coleman 10-5; M Mateo 0-1; A Cashner 2-0; C Marmol 2-1.
Batters faced - W Lopez 4; W Rodriguez 28; C Coleman 29; M Mateo 4; A Cashner 3; C Marmol 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Carlson. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Jeff Nelson.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 7, 2010 3:43 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
C. Johnson Chris Johnson
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
M. Byrd Marlon Byrd
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI