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Monday, September 1, 2008:
Astros 3, Cubs 0
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Erstad, CF-LF5000021.287
Wigginton, LF3000101.300
Bourn, CF0000000.221
Tejada, M, SS4220002.283
Berkman, 1B2120200.338
Blum, 3B3001025.240
Pence, RF3021110.266
Castillo, Jo, 2B4000024.239
Ausmus, C4000011.220
Oswalt, P4010030.179
Valverde, P0000000.000
Totals3237241114.264
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Soriano, A, LF4010002.288
Fukudome, RF4000002.263
Lee, D, 1B4000012.291
Ramirez, Ar, 3B3000000.279
DeRosa, 2B3000000.291
Edmonds, CF3000010.231
Soto, G, C3010000.292
Theriot, SS3010001.312
Marquis, P0000000.196
a-Fontenot, PH1000011.291
Samardzija, P0000000.000
Wuertz, P0000000.000
b-Ward, PH1010000.232
Totals29040038.280
a-Struck out for Marquis in the 6th. b-Singled for Wuertz in the 9th.
BATTING
2B: Pence (28, Marquis).
3B: Tejada, M (3, Marquis).
TB: Berkman 2; Tejada, M 4; Pence 3; Oswalt.
RBI: Blum (45), Pence (70).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Castillo, Jo; Blum 2.
SF: Blum.
GIDP: Blum.
Team RISP: 1-for-6.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Berkman (16, 3rd base off Marquis/Soto, G).
CS: Pence (9, 2nd base by Wuertz/Soto, G).

FIELDING
DP: (Castillo, Jo-Tejada, M-Berkman).

BATTING
TB: Ward; Soto, G; Theriot; Soriano, A.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Soriano, A; Lee, D 2.
SAC: Marquis.
GIDP: Soriano, A.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
E: Ramirez, Ar (13, fielding), Soto, G (5, throw).
DP: (Theriot-Lee, D).

HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Oswalt(W, 13-9)8.14000303.91
Valverde(S, 38)0.20000003.71
Totals9.04000304.42
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Marquis(L, 9-8)6.05223804.46
Samardzija1.22111201.29
Wuertz1.10000103.43
Totals9.073341103.74
WP: Samardzija.
IBB: Berkman (by Marquis).
Pitches-strikes: Oswalt 106-77, Valverde 11-7, Marquis 111-67, Samardzija 32-17, Wuertz 12-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Oswalt 12-7, Valverde 1-1, Marquis 5-3, Samardzija 1-1, Wuertz 2-0.
Batters faced: Oswalt 28, Valverde 2, Marquis 26, Samardzija 8, Wuertz 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Valverde 2-0, Wuertz 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Gary Cederstrom. 1B: Fieldin Culbreth. 2B: Jim Reynolds. 3B: Tim Timmons.
Weather: 77 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:38.
Att: 40,670.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
September 1, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media