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Tuesday, August 5, 2008:
Cubs 11, Astros 7
Matsui, K, 2B5121000.282
Tejada, M, SS5000012.278
Pence, RF5110031.275
Lee, Ca, LF4112011.306
Blum, 1B4222020.232
Brocail, P0000000.000
Wigginton, 3B4111011.270
Erstad, CF4141000.284
Quintero, C3000123.194
Rodriguez, W, P2000011.097
a-Loretta, PH1000002.277
Sampson, P0000000.143
Wright, W, P0000000.000
Berkman, 1B1000001.329
a-Grounded into a forceout for Rodriguez, W in the 6th.
Soriano, A, LF5234000.297
Theriot, SS3210202.315
Lee, D, 1B5241002.295
Ramirez, Ar, 3B4011105.275
Johnson, R, CF3111012.296
DeRosa, 2B5133002.275
Fukudome, RF4001014.274
Blanco, H, C3110000.291
a-Ward, PH0000100.231
1-Marquis, PR0100000.175
Wood, K, P0000000.000
Marmol, P0000000.000
Harden, P3110010.133
Howry, P0000000.000
b-Fontenot, PH0000000.289
c-Soto, G, PH-C1000012.278
a-Intentionally walked for Blanco, H in the 7th. b-Batted for Howry in the 7th. c-Struck out for Fontenot in the 7th.
1-Ran for Ward in the 7th.
3B: Matsui, K (3, Harden).
HR: Wigginton (11, 5th inning off Harden, 0 on, 0 out), Blum (10, 6th inning off Harden, 1 on, 1 out), Lee, Ca (26, 7th inning off Howry, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Blum 5; Erstad 4; Wigginton 4; Lee, Ca 4; Pence; Matsui, K 4.
RBI: Erstad (19), Wigginton (28), Matsui, K (26), Blum 2 (32), Lee, Ca 2 (92).
2-out RBI: Erstad; Matsui, K; Lee, Ca 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tejada, M; Loretta.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 5.

CS: Blum (1, 2nd base by Harden/Blanco, H).

DP: (Tejada, M-Matsui, K-Blum).

2B: Lee, D (30, Rodriguez, W), DeRosa 2 (19, Rodriguez, W, Sampson), Blanco, H (2, Rodriguez, W), Soriano, A (16, Sampson).
HR: Soriano, A (20, 7th inning off Brocail, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Harden; Ramirez, Ar; DeRosa 5; Theriot; Johnson, R; Lee, D 5; Soriano, A 7; Blanco, H 2.
RBI: DeRosa 3 (58), Soriano, A 4 (52), Ramirez, Ar (75), Johnson, R (41), Fukudome (41), Lee, D (69).
2-out RBI: DeRosa 3; Soriano, A 3; Lee, D.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fukudome 3; DeRosa.
SF: Johnson, R; Fukudome.
GIDP: Ramirez, Ar.
Team RISP: 8-for-17.
Team LOB: 8.

SB: Theriot (17, 2nd base off Brocail/Quintero).

E: DeRosa (8, missed catch).

Rodriguez, W5.09662103.98
Sampson(L, 5-4)1.14331004.48
Wright, W0.10000104.35
Howry(BS, 3)(W, 4-4)1.12220215.30
Wood, K1.01000002.96
Game Scores: Rodriguez, W , Harden .
IBB: Ward (by Sampson).
HBP: Johnson, R (by Rodriguez, W).
Pitches-strikes: Rodriguez, W 81-50, Sampson 25-14, Wright, W 7-5, Brocail 30-17, Harden 93-67, Howry 17-14, Wood, K 7-6, Marmol 15-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Rodriguez, W 3-8, Sampson 1-2, Wright, W 0-0, Brocail 1-0, Harden 5-3, Howry 2-0, Wood, K 0-2, Marmol 0-0.
Batters faced: Rodriguez, W 27, Sampson 8, Wright, W 1, Brocail 7, Harden 26, Howry 6, Wood, K 4, Marmol 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Wright, W 2-0, Brocail 2-2, Howry 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Adrian Johnson. 1B: Marty Foster. 2B: Wally Bell. 3B: Laz Diaz.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:46.
Att: 40,416.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
August 5, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media