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Thursday, July 30, 2009:
Cubs 12, Astros 3
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF5110021.287
Matsui, K, 2B4112111.253
Tejada, M, SS4010011.327
Lee, Ca, LF3111001.307
b-Kata, PH-LF1000000.200
Blum, 1B4020010.273
Pence, RF3010001.294
Keppinger, 3B3000002.273
Quintero, C1000210.222
Ortiz, Ru, P1000003.179
Byrdak, P1000011.000
a-Michaels, PH1000012.198
Sampson, P0000000.000
Brocail, P0000000.000
c-Coste, PH0000100.246
Totals313734813.268
a-Struck out for Byrdak in the 6th. b-Flied out for Lee, Ca in the 8th. c-Walked for Brocail in the 9th.
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Fukudome, CF3234200.274
Theriot, SS4014012.292
Atkins, P0000000.000
Gregg, P0000000.000
Lee, D, 1B4000036.287
b-Hoffpauir, M, PH-1B1000000.239
Fox, 3B5111021.313
Bradley, RF4211110.250
Soriano, A, LF3220200.254
Fontenot, 2B5221014.231
Hill, K, C3111113.209
Hart, K, P3110015.222
Marshall, S, P0000000.231
a-Blanco, PH-SS1110000.233
Totals3612131261021.253
a-Singled for Marshall, S in the 7th. b-Flied out for Lee, D in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Bourn (18, Hart, K).
HR: Lee, Ca (17, 2nd inning off Hart, K, 0 on, 0 out), Matsui, K (4, 3rd inning off Hart, K, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Blum 2; Tejada, M; Lee, Ca 4; Bourn 2; Pence; Matsui, K 4.
RBI: Lee, Ca (63), Matsui, K 2 (25).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Michaels.
SAC: Keppinger.
GIDP: Ortiz, Ru, Tejada, M.
Team RISP: 1-for-3.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Matsui, K 2 (4, fielding, fielding).
DP: (Quintero-Matsui, K-Quintero).

BATTING
2B: Soriano, A (22, Ortiz, Ru), Theriot (19, Ortiz, Ru), Fukudome (22, Ortiz, Ru), Fontenot (14, Byrdak).
3B: Fontenot (2, Ortiz, Ru), Fukudome (5, Sampson).
HR: Fox (6, 3rd inning off Ortiz, Ru, 0 on, 0 out), Bradley (8, 3rd inning off Ortiz, Ru, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Theriot 2; Fox 4; Hart, K; Blanco; Fontenot 5; Bradley 4; Fukudome 6; Hill, K; Soriano, A 3.
RBI: Fukudome 4 (35), Theriot 4 (41), Fox (24), Bradley (26), Fontenot (32), Hill, K (12).
2-out RBI: Fukudome 2; Theriot 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lee, D 2; Hill, K.
SF: Hill, K; Theriot.
Team RISP: 4-for-13.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
CS: Fukudome (8, home by Byrdak/Quintero).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Theriot-Fontenot-Lee, D 2).

HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Ortiz, Ru(L, 3-6)2.19993325.57
Byrdak2.22111303.22
Sampson2.02221203.73
Brocail1.00001205.87
Totals8.013121261024.38
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hart, K(W, 3-1)6.06332422.60
Marshall, S1.00001103.68
Atkins1.01000000.00
Gregg1.00001303.35
Totals9.07334823.75
Game Scores: Ortiz, Ru , Hart, K .
WP: Sampson.
IBB: Hill, K (by Ortiz, Ru).
HBP: Pence (by Hart, K), Quintero (by Hart, K).
Pitches-strikes: Ortiz, Ru 68-36, Byrdak 42-26, Sampson 41-24, Brocail 19-11, Hart, K 102-65, Marshall, S 13-8, Atkins 13-10, Gregg 16-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: Ortiz, Ru 0-1, Byrdak 4-1, Sampson 3-2, Brocail 1-0, Hart, K 4-8, Marshall, S 1-0, Atkins 1-2, Gregg 0-0.
Batters faced: Ortiz, Ru 19, Byrdak 11, Sampson 10, Brocail 4, Hart, K 27, Marshall, S 3, Atkins 4, Gregg 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Byrdak 1-0.
Umpires: HP: CB Bucknor. 1B: Mike Everitt. 2B: Brian Gorman. 3B: Gerry Davis.
Weather: 74 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:54.
Att: 41,524.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
July 30, 2009
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media