Chi Cubs 5, Houston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 5 11 0
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 2
WP: T. Wood (6-11)
LP: F. Abad (0-4)
(45-98)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Mather flied out to left
- D. Barney singled to shallow center
- S. Castro grounded out to second, D. Barney to second
- D. Barney to third on wild pitch
- A. Soriano walked
- W. Castillo singled to shallow right, D. Barney scored, A. Soriano to second
- J. Vitters struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- J. Altuve struck out looking
- J. Lowrie grounded out to third
- J.D. Martinez fouled out to first

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

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- D. Sappelt walked
- A. Recker popped out to shortstop
- T. Wood struck out swinging
- J. Mather flied out to center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- J. Maxwell struck out swinging
- M. Dominguez fouled out to shallow right
- B. Laird flied out to right center

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

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- D. Barney flied out to center
- S. Castro walked
- A. Soriano flied out to center
- W. Castillo grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- C. Snyder walked
- B. Barnes struck out swinging
- F. Abad grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, C. Snyder out at second

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

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- J. Vitters singled to shallow center
- D. Sappelt singled to left center, J. Vitters to third, D. Sappelt to second advancing on throw
- A. Recker flied out to shallow left center
- C. Fick relieved F. Abad
- T. Wood struck out swinging
- J. Mather struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- J. Altuve flied out to center
- J. Lowrie struck out looking
- J.D. Martinez lined out to right

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

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- D. Barney grounded out to second
- S. Castro struck out swinging
- A. Soriano homered to left
- W. Castillo grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- J. Maxwell singled to left
- M. Dominguez flied into double play left to second to first, J. Maxwell out at second
- B. Laird popped out to shortstop

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

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- E. Del Rosario relieved C. Fick
- J. Vitters struck out swinging
- D. Sappelt doubled to right
- A. Recker grounded out to third
- T. Wood grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- C. Snyder popped out to second
- B. Barnes singled to shallow center
- M. Downs hit for E. Del Rosario
- M. Downs struck out looking
- J. Altuve grounded bunt out to pitcher

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

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- F. Rodriguez relieved E. Del Rosario
- D. DeJesus hit for J. Mather
- D. DeJesus singled to shallow right
- D. Barney safe at first on pitcher F. Rodriguez's fielding error, D. DeJesus to second
- S. Castro grounded into fielder's choice, D. DeJesus to third, D. Barney out at second
- A. Soriano singled to shallow left, D. DeJesus scored, S. Castro to third, A. Soriano out at second
- W. Castillo grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- D. DeJesus in center field
- J. Lowrie flied out to right
- J.D. Martinez singled to shallow left
- J. Maxwell flied out to right
- M. Dominguez popped out to second

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

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- M. Storey relieved F. Rodriguez
- L. Valbuena hit for J. Vitters
- L. Valbuena flied out to center
- D. Sappelt singled to pitcher
- J. Valdez relieved M. Storey
- A. Recker doubled to deep center, D. Sappelt scored
- T. Wood struck out swinging
- D. DeJesus walked
- D. Barney grounded out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Houston 0

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- L. Valbuena at third
- B. Laird grounded out to second
- C. Snyder struck out looking
- B. Barnes doubled to left
- T. Greene hit for J. Valdez
- S. Camp relieved T. Wood
- F. Martinez hit for T. Greene
- F. Martinez singled to shallow center, B. Barnes scored
- J. Altuve singled, F. Martinez to second
- J. Lowrie walked, F. Martinez to third, J. Altuve to second
- J.D. Martinez struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Houston 1

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- F. Martinez in left field
- R. Cruz relieved J. Valdez
- S. Castro flied out to left
- A. Soriano doubled to deep right center
- T. Campana ran for A. Soriano
- T. Campana scored on C. Snyder's throwing error
- W. Castillo fouled out to first
- L. Valbuena struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- D. Sappelt in right field
- D. DeJesus in right field
- D. DeJesus in right field
- T. Campana in center field
- D. Sappelt in left field
- C. Marmol relieved S. Camp
- J. Maxwell walked
- S. Moore hit for M. Dominguez
- S. Moore struck out swinging
- B. Bogusevic hit for B. Laird
- B. Bogusevic struck out looking
- J. Castro hit for C. Snyder
- J. Maxwell to second on fielder's indifference
- J. Castro struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, Houston 1
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano Alfonso Soriano
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Houston
B. Barnes Brandon Barnes
2-3