Chicago Chicago Houston Houston
Chicago
Chicago Cubs
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Soriano LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .278
Theriot SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .325
Lee 1B 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .302
Ramirez 3B 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .290
Fukudome RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .311
Soto C 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .315
Edmonds CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .176
DeRosa 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .311
Dempster P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158
a- Hoffpauir PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Ascanio P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
b- Fontenot PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258
Totals 33 2 8 2 2 6 11 -
a-walked for Dempster in 7th. b-grounded out for Ascanio in 9th.

Batting

2B: Lee (13, Sampson)
HR: Ramirez (8, 4th inning off Sampson, 1 on, 0 out)
TB: Ramirez 5; Lee 4; DeRosa 2; Soto
RBI: Ramirez 2 (31)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Soriano; Fontenot; Theriot; Fukudome
GIDP: Edmonds
SAC: Dempster
Team RISP: 1-for-7
Team LOB: 7

Fielding

Errors: Edmonds (2)
Houston
Houston Astros
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bourn CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .196
Matsui 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .291
Tejada SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .342
Berkman 1B 3 1 1 0 1 2 2 .388
Lee LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .279
Valverde P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Blum 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .209
Pence RF 4 1 3 4 0 0 0 .293
Towles C 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .144
Brocail P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
c- Erstad PH-LF 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .308
Sampson P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059
Ausmus C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .217
Totals 31 4 8 4 4 6 11 -
c-was intentionally walked for Brocail in 8th.

Batting

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

Fielding

Errors: Bourn (4)
DP: (Matsui-Tejada-Berkman)
Chicago
Chicago Cubs
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Dempster L (5-2) 6.0 6 4 4 2 5 1 2.70
Ascanio 2.0 2 0 0 2 1 0 0.00
Totals 8.0 8 4 4 4 6 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Dempster 109-66; Ascanio 41-24
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Dempster 9-8; Ascanio 1-5
Batters Faced: Dempster 26; Ascanio 10
Houston
Houston Astros
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sampson W (3-3) 6.2 7 2 2 1 4 1 5.91
Brocail H (8) 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.20
Valverde S (13) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.75
Totals 9.0 8 2 2 2 6 1 -

Pitching

WP: Valverde (2)
Pitches-Strikes: Sampson 83-54; Brocail 13-12; Valverde 13-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Sampson 12-8; Brocail 0-3; Valverde 2-0
Batters Faced: Sampson 27; Brocail 5; Valverde 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Brocail 2-0

Game Info

Chicago Cubs @ Houston Astros: May 20, 2008

Venue: Minute Maid Park
Attendance: 33,339
Duration: 2:31
Weather: 70 degrees, Dome or Roof Closed
Wind: 0 MPH