Chi. Cubs 11, Houston 6

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 8, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - 74°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Miller, First Base - Brian Knight, Second Base - Derryl Cousins, Third Base - Jim Joyce,
Attendance - 30047

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi. Cubs 4 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 11 16 0
Houston 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 6 11 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chi. Cubs 2-1 0-0 2-1 W1
Houston 1-2 1-2 0-0 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Houston Astros have a 1-2 record at home this season. The Chicago Cubs have a 2-1 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Astros have won 1 of their last 10 games.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Cubs have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Ted Lilly pitched 5.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 9.00. Brian Moehler took the loss for Houston.
  • Kazuo Matsui, Jeff Keppinger, Lance Berkman, Hunter Pence, Ivan Rodriguez hit homeruns for Houston. Kosuke Fukudome, Mike Fontenot hit homeruns for Chi. Cubs.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Chi. Cubs   Houston
Ted Lilly Player Brian Moehler
Win W/L Loss
5.0 IP 1.2
3 Strikeouts 1
8 Hits 8
9.00 ERA 37.80
Hitting
Chi. Cubs   Houston
Kosuke Fukudome Player Hunter Pence
4 Hits 2
1 RBI 1
1 HR 1
8 TB 6
.800 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Chi. Cubs 16 2 26 .372 23 9 11 6 2 0
Houston 11 5 29 .289 9 6 6 0 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Astros have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game on the road against Milwaukee. The Cubs have a W/L % of .000 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
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