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Tuesday, May 20, 2008:
Astros 4, Cubs 2
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Soriano, A, LF4000033.278
Theriot, SS4000001.325
Lee, D, 1B4130000.302
Ramirez, Ar, 3B4122001.290
Fukudome, RF4000003.311
Soto, G, C4010020.315
Edmonds, CF3000111.176
DeRosa, 2B4020001.311
Dempster, P1000000.158
a-Hoffpauir, M, PH0000100.000
Ascanio, P0000000.000
b-Fontenot, PH1000001.258
Totals332822611.285
a-Walked for Dempster in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Ascanio in the 9th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF3000010.196
Matsui, K, 2B4010011.291
Tejada, M, SS3110101.342
Berkman, 1B3110122.388
Lee, Ca, LF4000014.279
Valverde, P0000000.000
Blum, 3B3110100.209
Pence, RF4134000.293
Towles, C3000012.144
Brocail, P0000000.000
a-Erstad, PH-LF0000100.308
Sampson, P2000000.059
Ausmus, C2010002.217
Totals314844612.263
a-Intentionally walked for Brocail in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Lee, D (13, Sampson).
HR: Ramirez, Ar (8, 4th inning off Sampson, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Ramirez, Ar 5; DeRosa 2; Soto, G; Lee, D 4.
RBI: Ramirez, Ar 2 (31).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fukudome; Theriot; Soriano, A; Fontenot.
SAC: Dempster.
GIDP: Edmonds.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Edmonds (2, throw).

BATTING
2B: Tejada, M (15, Dempster), Pence (11, Ascanio).
HR: Pence (5, 4th inning off Dempster, 3 on, 1 out).
TB: Blum; Berkman; Ausmus; Tejada, M 2; Pence 7; Matsui, K.
RBI: Pence 4 (27).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lee, Ca; Towles; Berkman; Ausmus.
SAC: Bourn.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Bourn (4, fielding).
DP: (Matsui, K-Tejada, M-Berkman).

Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Dempster(L, 5-2)6.06442512.70
Ascanio2.02002100.00
Totals8.08444613.70
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sampson(W, 3-3)6.27221415.91
Brocail(H, 7)1.11000103.20
Valverde(S, 13)1.00001103.75
Totals9.08222614.38
WP: Valverde.
IBB: Erstad (by Ascanio).
Pitches-strikes: Dempster 109-66, Ascanio 41-24, Sampson 83-54, Brocail 13-12, Valverde 13-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Dempster 7-5, Ascanio 2-3, Sampson 11-2, Brocail 0-3, Valverde 2-0.
Batters faced: Dempster 26, Ascanio 10, Sampson 27, Brocail 5, Valverde 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Brocail 2-0.
Umpires: HP: CB Bucknor. 1B: Joe West. 2B: Ed Rapuano. 3B: Ed Hickox.
Weather: 72 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:31.
Att: 33,339.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
May 20, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media