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Friday, April 4, 2008:
Astros 4, Cubs 3
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF4000120.133
Pence, RF4000001.182
Berkman, 1B4110001.250
Lee, Ca, LF4010002.190
Tejada, M, SS4121012.263
Wigginton, 3B2001110.176
Loretta, 2B3100102.214
Towles, C3112000.231
Sampson, P3000013.000
Wright, W, P0000000.000
Brocail, P0000000.000
a-Erstad, PH1000000.000
Valverde, P0000000.000
Totals324543511.194
a-Flied out for Brocail in the 9th.
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Soriano, A, LF-2B4000001.059
Theriot, SS4010001.222
Lee, D, 1B4010000.222
Ramirez, Ar, 3B4110012.154
Wuertz, P0000000.000
Fukudome, RF4120000.500
DeRosa, 2B-3B4121003.333
Soto, G, C4012001.167
Pie, CF4000001.200
Hill, R, P1000010.000
a-Johnson, R, PH10100001.000
Lieber, P0000000.000
b-Cedeno, R, PH0000000.000
c-Ward, PH-LF1000000.000
Totals35393029.220
a-Doubled for Hill, R in the 6th. b-Batted for Lieber in the 8th. c-Grounded out for Cedeno, R in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Tejada, M (2, Hill, R).
3B: Tejada, M (1, Lieber).
HR: Towles (1, 4th inning off Hill, R, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Tejada, M 5; Lee, Ca; Berkman; Towles 4.
RBI: Towles 2 (3), Tejada, M (2), Wigginton (2).
2-out RBI: Towles 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sampson 2; Tejada, M.
SF: Wigginton.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: (Tejada, M-Loretta-Berkman).

BATTING
2B: Johnson, R (1, Sampson).
HR: DeRosa (1, 9th inning off Valverde, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Ramirez, Ar; DeRosa 5; Soto, G; Theriot; Johnson, R 2; Fukudome 2; Lee, D.
RBI: Soto, G 2 (4), DeRosa (2).
2-out RBI: Soto, G 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Theriot; Ramirez, Ar.
GIDP: DeRosa.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: DeRosa (1, fielding).

HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sampson6.26220102.70
Wright, W(W, 1-0)0.10000000.00
Brocail(H, 1)1.02000100.00
Valverde(S, 1)1.01110016.00
Totals9.09330213.86
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hill, R6.04223413.00
Lieber(L, 0-1)2.01200100.00
Wuertz1.00000000.00
Totals9.05423513.65
HBP: Towles (by Hill, R).
Pitches-strikes: Sampson 71-49, Wright, W 7-5, Brocail 18-12, Valverde 12-8, Hill, R 88-53, Lieber 24-20, Wuertz 14-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sampson 9-7, Wright, W 1-0, Brocail 1-1, Valverde 0-1, Hill, R 6-4, Lieber 4-2, Wuertz 2-1.
Batters faced: Sampson 25, Wright, W 1, Brocail 5, Valverde 4, Hill, R 26, Lieber 8, Wuertz 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Wright, W 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Charlie Reliford. 1B: Kerwin Danley. 2B: Brian Runge. 3B: Chris Guccione.
Weather: 43 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:26.
Att: 37,812.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
April 4, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media