Chi. Cubs 5, Houston 4

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 16, 2009 1:05 PM
Location - Wrigley Field
Temperature - 57°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Hohn, First Base - Angel Campos, Second Base - Gary Darling, Third Base - Bruce Dreckman,
Attendance - 40549

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 16-20 8-10 8-10 L1
Chi. Cubs 21-14 12-6 9-8 W5

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Chicago Cubs have a 12-6 record at home this season. The Houston Astros have a 8-10 record on the road.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 5 straight up wins. The Cubs have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up losses. The Astros have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Sean Marshall pitched 0.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.02. LaTroy Hawkins took the loss for Houston.
  • Micah Hoffpauir had the only homerun for Chi. Cubs. Lance Berkman, Carlos Lee hit homeruns for Houston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   Chi. Cubs
Roy Oswalt Player Randy Wells
Loss W/L Loss
6.0 IP 6.0
7 Strikeouts 4
6 Hits 4
4.50 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Houston   Chi. Cubs
Carlos Lee Player Micah Hoffpauir
3 Hits 2
1 RBI 2
1 HR 1
6 TB 5
.750 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 9 2 15 .265 14 8 4 4 0 1
Chi. Cubs 8 1 13 .250 14 8 5 3 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game at home against Houston. The Cubs have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .600 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game on the road against Chi. Cubs. The Astros have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .400 after a loss.
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