Chi. Cubs 4, Houston 1

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, September 1, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Wrigley Field
Temperature - 64°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chuck Meriwether, First Base - Lazaro Diaz, Second Base - Eric Cooper, Third Base - Mike Reilly,
Attendance - 36332

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 63-69 35-30 28-39 L1
Chi. Cubs 66-64 39-26 27-38 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Chicago Cubs have a 39-26 record at home this season. The Houston Astros have a 28-39 record on the road.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Cubs have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Astros have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Randy Wells pitched 6.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.90. Carlos Marmol closed out the game to get the save and has 7 save s for the season. Brian Moehler took the loss for Houston.
  • Milton Bradley had the only homerun for Chi. Cubs.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   Chi. Cubs
Brian Moehler Player Randy Wells
Loss W/L Win
5.1 IP 6.2
2 Strikeouts 4
6 Hits 7
1.69 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Houston   Chi. Cubs
Michael Bourn Player Milton Bradley
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 1
0 HR 1
3 TB 5
.750 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 8 0 8 .242 17 8 1 3 2 2
Chi. Cubs 8 1 13 .258 11 5 4 2 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game at home against Houston. The Cubs have a W/L % of .523 after a win and .492 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game on the road against Chi. Cubs. The Astros have a W/L % of .460 after a win and .493 after a loss.
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