Houston 2, Chi. Cubs 1

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, June 11, 2009 2:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Ed Rapuano, First Base - Joe West, Second Base - Paul Nauert, Third Base - Paul Schrieber,
Attendance - 34250

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chi. Cubs 29-28 16-10 13-18 L2
Houston 27-32 16-18 11-14 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Houston Astros have a 16-18 record at home this season. The Chicago Cubs have a 13-18 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Astros have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Cubs have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Jeff Fulchino pitched 3.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.77. Jose Ascanio took the loss for Chi. Cubs.
  • Derrek Lee had the only homerun for Chi. Cubs.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Chi. Cubs   Houston
Ryan Dempster Player Russ Ortiz
Loss W/L Loss
7.0 IP 5.1
4 Strikeouts 5
7 Hits 3
1.29 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Chi. Cubs   Houston
Milton Bradley Player Geoff Blum
1 Hits 3
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
1 TB 3
1.000 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Chi. Cubs 6 1 9 .143 18 11 1 5 0 1
Houston 11 0 13 .234 18 8 2 3 1 0

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game on the road against Arizona. The Astros have a W/L % of .462 after a win and .455 after a loss.
  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Cubs have a W/L % of .552 after a win and .464 after a loss.
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