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W:J.Happ(4-3) L:T.Wood(0-1) S:B.Myers (11)
HR: CHC- A.Soriano (4) HOU- J.Altuve (3)



Chicago Cubs Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Chris Guccione; First, Tim Tschida; Second, Jeff Nelson; Third, Bill Welke;
- David DeJesus singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, David DeJesus out at second. Runner on first with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 1st
- Jose Altuve lead-off Home Run (3) to left center. Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie ground-rule double to right. Runner on second with none out and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell struck out swinging. Runner on second with one out and Carlos Lee due up.
- Carlos Lee grounded out second to first. On the play, Jed Lowrie advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and J.D. Martinez due up.
- J.D. Martinez struck out looking to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
- Joe Mather grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney flied out to center. Runner on first with two outs and Blake Lalli due up.
- Jeff Baker out at second on a runners fielders choice to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 2nd
- Chris Johnson struck out looking. None on with one out and Chris Snyder due up.
- Chris Snyder flied out to right. None on with two outs and Jordan Schafer due up.
- Jordan Schafer bunt grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
- Blake Lalli grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Travis Wood due up.
- Travis Wood doubled to left center. Runner on second with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus grounded out second to first. On the play, Travis Wood advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 3rd
- J.A. Happ grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.
- Jose Altuve grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie walked. Runner on first with two outs and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell bunt popped out to the pitcher to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 4th
- Alfonso Soriano lead-off Home Run (4) to left center. Joe Mather due up.
- Joe Mather singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Blake Lalli due up.
- Blake Lalli fouled out to third to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 4th
- Carlos Lee lined out to second. None on with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
- J.D. Martinez grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
- Chris Johnson grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 5th
- NOTE: Chris Johnson was ejected by Tim Tschida. Matt Downs is batting 6th, playing third base.
- Travis Wood lined out to left. None on with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 5th
- Chris Snyder flied out to right. None on with one out and Jordan Schafer due up.
- Jordan Schafer flied out to right. None on with two outs and J.A. Happ due up.
- J.A. Happ grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 6th
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging. None on with one out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Joe Mather due up.
- Joe Mather walked. Runner on first with two outs and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker flied out to right to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 6th
- Jose Altuve popped out to second. None on with one out and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie lined out to left. None on with two outs and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell walked. Runner on first with two outs and Carlos Lee due up.
- Shawn Camp enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on first and two out. Bryan LaHair is batting 9th, playing first base.
- Justin Maxwell advances to second on Shawn Camp throwing error. Runner on second with two outs and Carlos Lee at the plate.
- Carlos Lee walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and J.D. Martinez due up.
- J.D. Martinez single to right scored Justin Maxwell with two out. On the play, Carlos Lee advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Matt Downs due up.
- Matt Downs flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 7th
- Wesley Wright starts the inning for the Astros.
- Darwin Barney grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Blake Lalli due up.
- Blake Lalli struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Bryan LaHair due up.
- Bryan LaHair struck out looking to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 7th
- Chris Snyder struck out looking. None on with one out and Jordan Schafer due up.
- James Russell enters the game for the Cubs with none on and one out.
- Jordan Schafer popped out to short. None on with two outs and Wesley Wright due up.
- Wesley Wright struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 8th
- David DeJesus struck out swinging. None on with one out and Reed Johnson due up.
- Wilton Lopez enters the game for the Astros with none on and one out.
- Reed Johnson infield single to second. Runner on first with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Tony Campana is pinch-running for Reed Johnson.
- Tony Campana advances to third on Wilton Lopez throwing error. Runner on third with one out and Starlin Castro at the plate.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging. Runner on third with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 8th
- Tony Campana remains in the game as the center fielder.
- Jose Altuve doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie grounded out second to first. On the play, Jose Altuve advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell fouled out to first. Runner on third with two outs and Carlos Lee due up.
- Carlos Lee flied out to center to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 9th
- Brett Myers starts the inning for the Astros.
- Joe Mather struck out swinging. None on with one out and James Russell due up.
- Adrian Cardenas is pinch-hitting for James Russell.
- Pinch-Hitter Adrian Cardenas struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded out to first to end the game.

Chicago Cubs 1, Houston 2


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: J.Happ (4-3); LP:T.Wood (0-1); S:B.Myers (11).

Chicago Cubs 1, Houston 2