Game Information
Score of Game
Chicago Cubs 11 Houston Astros 4
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
41,107
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
HOU Record
54-59 -- NL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 9 / 19
HOU Streak
Loss 2
CHN Record
69-46 -- NL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 1 / 3
CHN Streak
Win 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Kazuo Matsui2BLCHNJason MarquisRPopout0---1-1BCXPopped out to Third Base [Aramis Ramirez]10-0---
    1HOU2Hunter PenceRFRCHNJason MarquisRFlyout1---0-0XFlied out to Right Field [Kosuke Fukudome]20-0---
    1HOU3Lance Berkman1BLCHNJason MarquisRGroundout2---0-1CXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark DeRosa]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1CHN1Alfonso SorianoLFRHOUBrandon BackeRGroundout0---0-1SXGrounded out to Third Base [Ty Wigginton]40-0---
    1CHN2Ryan TheriotSSRHOUBrandon BackeRLineout1---0-2CSXLined out to Second Base [Kazuo Matsui]50-0---
    1CHN3Derrek Lee1BRHOUBrandon BackeRGroundout2---2-2CCFBBXGrounded out to Pitcher [Brandon Backe]60-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU4Carlos LeeLFRCHNJason MarquisRGroundout0---3-2CBBBSXGrounded out to Third Base [Aramis Ramirez]70-0---
    2HOU5Geoff BlumSSLCHNJason MarquisRGroundout1---2-2CBSFBFXGrounded out to Third Base [Aramis Ramirez]80-0---
    2HOU6Ty Wigginton3BRCHNJason MarquisRDouble2---0-1CXDoubled on line drive to Left Field90-0---
    2HOU7Darin ErstadCFLCHNJason MarquisRGroundout2-2-3-2BBBCFXGrounded out to Pitcher [Jason Marquis]100-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2CHN4Aramis Ramirez3BRHOUBrandon BackeRFlyout0---3-1FBBBXFlied out to Right Field [Hunter Pence]110-0---
    2CHN5Jim EdmondsCFLHOUBrandon BackeRDouble1---0-0XDoubled on line drive to Right Field120-0---
    2CHN6Mark DeRosa2BRHOUBrandon BackeRDouble1-2-0-1CXDoubled on line drive to Left Field ... Jim Edmonds Scored130-0---
    2CHN7Kosuke FukudomeRFLHOUBrandon BackeRFlyout1-2-2-2BBCSFXFlied out to Right Field [Hunter Pence]141-0---
    2CHN8Geovany SotoCRHOUBrandon BackeRWalk2-2-3-2BBBCSFFBWalked151-0---
    2CHN9Jason MarquisPLHOUBrandon BackeRPopout212-0-2FFXPopped out to First Base [Lance Berkman]161-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU8Humberto QuinteroCRCHNJason MarquisRFlyout0---0-1LXFlied out to Right Field [Kosuke Fukudome]170-1---
    3HOU9Brandon BackePRCHNJason MarquisRGroundout1---3-2CBCBFBXGrounded out to Third Base [Aramis Ramirez]180-1---
    3HOU1Kazuo Matsui2BLCHNJason MarquisRDouble2---1-1CBXDoubled (Ground Rule) on fly ball to Center Field190-1---
    3HOU2Hunter PenceRFRCHNJason MarquisRWalk2-2-3-2*BBBCCBWalked200-1---
    3HOU3Lance Berkman1BLCHNJason MarquisRSingle212-2-2FBCBXSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... Kazuo Matsui Scored ... Hunter Pence advanced to third210-1---
    3HOU4Carlos LeeLFRCHNJason MarquisRHome Run21-30-2CCXHome Run on fly ball to Left Field ... Lance Berkman Scored ... Hunter Pence Scored221-1---
    3HOU5Geoff BlumSSLCHNJason MarquisRGroundout2---0-0XGrounded out to First Base [Derrek Lee]234-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3CHN1Alfonso SorianoLFRHOUBrandon BackeRPopout0---3-2BBCBFFXPopped out to Second Base [Kazuo Matsui]241-4---
    3CHN2Ryan TheriotSSRHOUBrandon BackeRSingle1---0-1CXSingled on ground ball to Right Field251-4---
    3CHN3Derrek Lee1BRHOUBrandon BackeRFlyout11--1-2BCF1FXFlied out to Right Field [Hunter Pence]261-4---
    3CHN4Aramis Ramirez3BRHOUBrandon BackeRWalk21--3-11C*BB+1BBWalked ... Ryan Theriot advanced to second271-4---
    3CHN5Jim EdmondsCFLHOUBrandon BackeRWalk212-3-1TBBBBWalked ... Aramis Ramirez advanced to second ... Ryan Theriot advanced to third281-4---
    3CHN6Mark DeRosa2BRHOUBrandon BackeRHome Run21231-1BCXHome Run on fly ball to Left Center ... Jim Edmonds Scored ... Aramis Ramirez Scored ... Ryan Theriot Scored291-4---
    3CHN7Kosuke FukudomeRFLHOUBrandon BackeRDouble2---1-1BCXDoubled on ground ball to Right Field305-4---
    3CHN8Geovany SotoCRHOUBrandon BackeRIntentional Walk2-2-3-0IIIIWalked Intentionally315-4---
    3CHN9Jason MarquisPLHOUBrandon BackeRDouble212-0-0XDoubled on fly ball to Right Field; Geovany Soto advanced to third ... Kosuke Fukudome Scored ... Geovany Soto advanced to third325-4---
    3CHN1Alfonso SorianoLFRHOUBrandon BackeRHome Run2-230-0XHome Run on fly ball to Left Field ... Jason Marquis Scored ... Geovany Soto Scored336-4---
    3CHN2Ryan TheriotSSRHOUBrandon BackeRGroundout2---3-1BCBBXGrounded out to Pitcher [Brandon Backe]349-4---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU6Ty Wigginton3BRCHNJason MarquisRSingle0---0-1CXSingled on line drive to Center Field354-9---
    4HOU7Darin ErstadCFLCHNJason MarquisRGroundout01--2-2CFBBXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark DeRosa] ... Ty Wigginton forced out at second base364-9---
    4HOU8Humberto QuinteroCRCHNJason MarquisRSingle11--2-1*BBFXSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... Darin Erstad advanced to second374-9---
    4HOU9Brandon BackePRCHNJason MarquisRStrikeout112-2-2BCCBSStrikeout Swinging384-9---
    4HOU1Kazuo Matsui2BLCHNJason MarquisRFIelders Choice212-1-1BCXReached on Fielder's Choice ... Humberto Quintero advanced to second ... Darin Erstad advanced to third394-9---
    4HOU2Hunter PenceRFRCHNJason MarquisRFlyout21230-2SSXFlied out to Center Field [Jim Edmonds]404-9---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4CHN3Derrek Lee1BRHOUBrandon BackeRWalk0---3-1BBTBBWalked419-4---
    4CHN4Aramis Ramirez3BRHOUBrandon BackeRSingle01--2-2BCFBXSingled on line drive to Center Field ... Derrek Lee advanced to second429-4---
    4CHN5Jim EdmondsCFLHOUBrandon BackeRFlyout012-0-0XFlied out to Center Field [Darin Erstad] ... Derrek Lee advanced to third439-4---
    4CHN6Mark DeRosa2BRHOUBrandon BackeRWalk11-33-2SSBBBFBWalked ... Aramis Ramirez advanced to second449-4---
    4CHN7Kosuke FukudomeRFLHOUBrandon BackeRSingle11231-2FBSXSingled on line drive to Left Field ... Derrek Lee Scored ... Mark DeRosa advanced to second ... Aramis Ramirez advanced to third459-4---
    4CHN8Geovany SotoCRHOUTim ByrdakLFlyout11231-0.*BXSacrifice Fly to Center Field [Darin Erstad]; ... Aramis Ramirez Scored4610-4---
    4CHN9Jason MarquisPLHOUTim ByrdakLFlyout212-0-0XFlied out to Left Field [Carlos Lee]4711-4---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU3Lance Berkman1BLCHNJason MarquisRGroundout0---3-2SCBBBXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark DeRosa]484-11---
    5HOU4Carlos LeeLFRCHNJason MarquisRGroundout1---1-2BCFXGrounded out to Third Base [Aramis Ramirez]494-11---
    5HOU5Geoff BlumSSLCHNJason MarquisRGroundout2---1-2BCFXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark DeRosa]504-11---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5CHN1Alfonso SorianoLFRHOUTim ByrdakLSingle0---0-0XSingled on line drive to Center Field5111-4---
    5CHN2Ryan TheriotSSRHOUTim ByrdakLGroundout01--2-2BFCFBXGrounded out to Third Base [Ty Wigginton] ... Alfonso Soriano advanced to second5211-4---
    5CHN3Derrek Lee1BRHOUTim ByrdakLStrikeout1-2-2-2BCCFBSStrikeout Swinging5311-4---
    5CHN4Aramis Ramirez3BRHOUTim ByrdakLGroundout2-2-1-1CBXGrounded out to Second Base [Kazuo Matsui]5411-4---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU6Ty Wigginton3BRCHNJason MarquisRPopout0---0-0XPopped out to First Base [Derrek Lee]554-11---
    6HOU7Darin ErstadCFLCHNJason MarquisRStrikeout1---1-2CFFBTStrikeout swinging (foul tip)564-11---
    6HOU8Humberto QuinteroCRCHNJason MarquisRReached on Error2---0-0XReached on Error by Third Base [Aramis Ramirez]574-11---
    6HOU9Tim ByrdakPLCHNJason MarquisRStrikeout21--0-2SSSStrikeout Swinging584-11---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6CHN5Jim EdmondsCFLHOUTim ByrdakLStrikeout0---2-2SBBSCStrikeout Looking5911-4---
    6CHN6Mark DeRosa2BRHOUTim ByrdakLGroundout1---0-2FCXGrounded out to Second Base [Kazuo Matsui]6011-4---
    6CHN7Kosuke FukudomeRFLHOUTim ByrdakLFlyout2---2-2CCBBXFlied out to Center Field [Darin Erstad]6111-4---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU1Kazuo Matsui2BLCHNJason MarquisRWalk0---3-2.BBFBFBWalked624-11---
    7HOU2Hunter PenceRFRCHNJason MarquisRGroundout01--0-0XGrounded out to Second Base [Mark DeRosa] ... Kazuo Matsui forced out at second base634-11---
    7HOU3Lance Berkman1BRCHNSean MarshallLGroundout11--1-1..FBXGrounded out to Second Base [Mark DeRosa] ... Hunter Pence advanced to second644-11---
    7HOU4Carlos LeeLFRCHNSean MarshallLPopout2-2-0-2CFXPopped out to Shortstop [Ronny Cedeno]654-11---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7CHN8Geovany SotoCRHOUTim ByrdakLGroundout0---1-0BXGrounded out to Pitcher [Tim Byrdak]6611-4---
    7CHN9Reed JohnsonCFRHOUTim ByrdakLDouble1---2-2BSBTXDoubled on fly ball to Center Field6711-4---
    7CHN1Alfonso SorianoLFRHOUTim ByrdakLStrikeout1-2-1-2SFBFSStrikeout Swinging6811-4---
    7CHN2Ronny CedenoSSRHOUTim ByrdakLStrikeout2-2-1-2BFFCStrikeout Looking6911-4---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU5Geoff BlumSSRCHNSean MarshallLStrikeout0---2-2CBFBCStrikeout Looking704-11---
    8HOU6Ty Wigginton3BRCHNSean MarshallLSingle1---1-1CBXSingled on ground ball to Left Field714-11---
    8HOU7Darin ErstadCFLCHNSean MarshallLLineout11--1-2FBSXLined out to First Base [Derrek Lee]; Ty Wigginton thrown out at first base724-11---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8CHN3Derrek Lee1BRHOULaTroy HawkinsRStrikeout0---1-2..CSBCStrikeout Looking7311-4---
    8CHN4Mike FontenotPHLHOULaTroy HawkinsRStrikeout1---1-2.SBCSStrikeout Swinging7411-4---
    8CHN5Daryle WardPHLHOULaTroy HawkinsRStrikeout2---1-2.CFFBSStrikeout Swinging7511-4---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU8Humberto QuinteroCRCHNJeff SamardzijaRGroundout0---2-1...FBBXGrounded out to Second Base [Mike Fontenot]764-11---
    9HOU9David NewhanLFLCHNJeff SamardzijaRStrikeout1---2-2CSFBFBSStrikeout Swinging774-11---
    9HOU1Kazuo Matsui2BLCHNJeff SamardzijaRFlyout2---1-0BXFlied out to Left Field [Alfonso Soriano]784-11---
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