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W:W.Rodriguez(4-4) L:J.Samardzija(4-3)
HR: CHC- R.Johnson (2) HOU- None



Chicago Cubs Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Tim Tschida; First, Jeff Nelson; Second, Bill Welke; Third, Chris Guccione;
- David DeJesus grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson one-out, solo Home Run (2) to left. Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano grounded into a double play, third to second to first. On the play, Starlin Castro out at second to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 1st
- Jose Altuve struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie popped out to short. None on with two outs and Travis Buck due up.
- Travis Buck flied out to left to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
- Joe Mather flied out to left. None on with one out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Koyie Hill due up.
- Koyie Hill grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 2nd
- Carlos Lee lined out to center. None on with one out and Brian Bogusevic due up.
- Brian Bogusevic grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
- Chris Johnson struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
- Jeff Samardzija singled to right. Runner on first with none out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus sacrifice bunt pitcher to first. On the play, Jeff Samardzija advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson was hit-by-pitch. Runners on first and second with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to third. On the play, Reed Johnson advances to second and Jeff Samardzija out at third. Runners on first and second with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 3rd
- J.D. Martinez flied out to center. None on with one out and Jason Castro due up.
- Jason Castro doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Wandy Rodriguez due up.
- Wandy Rodriguez grounded out short to first. On the play, Jason Castro advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Jose Altuve due up.
- Jose Altuve walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 4th
- Joe Mather bunt grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker doubled to right. Runner on second with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded out short to first. Runner on second with two outs and Koyie Hill due up.
- Koyie Hill grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 4th
- Travis Buck grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Carlos Lee due up.
- Carlos Lee singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Brian Bogusevic due up.
- Brian Bogusevic struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
- Chris Johnson singled to left center. On the play, Carlos Lee advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and J.D. Martinez due up.
- J.D. Martinez triple to right scored Carlos Lee and Chris Johnson with two out. Runner on third and Jason Castro due up.
- Jason Castro intentionally walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Wandy Rodriguez due up.
- Wandy Rodriguez grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 5th
- Jeff Samardzija struck out swinging. None on with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus flied out to right. None on with two outs and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro singled to left. On the play, Reed Johnson advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano flied out to right to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 5th
- Jose Altuve grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie lined out to short. None on with two outs and Travis Buck due up.
- Travis Buck grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 6th
- Joe Mather doubled to center. Runner on second with none out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker flied out to right. Runner on second with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded out short to first. On the play, Joe Mather advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Koyie Hill due up.
- Koyie Hill struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 6th
- Carlos Lee singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Brian Bogusevic due up.
- Brian Bogusevic grounded into a fielder`s choice, first to short. On the play, Carlos Lee out at second. Runner on first with one out and Chris Johnson due up.
- Chris Johnson flied out to center. Runner on first with two outs and J.D. Martinez due up.
- J.D. Martinez singled to right. On the play, Brian Bogusevic advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
- Jason Castro grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 7th
- Tony Campana is Pinch-Hitting for Jeff Samardzija.
- Pinch-Hitter Tony Campana struck out swinging. None on with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with one out and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro flied out to right to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 7th
- James Russell starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Marwin Gonzalez is Pinch-Hitting for Wandy Rodriguez.
- Pinch-Hitter Marwin Gonzalez popped out to second. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.
- Jose Altuve flied out to right. None on with two outs and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Jed Lowrie flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 8th
- Brandon Lyon starts the inning for the Astros.
- Alfonso Soriano flied out to right. None on with one out and Joe Mather due up.
- Joe Mather singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Jeff Baker due up.
- Jeff Baker struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
- Joe Mather stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Darwin Barney at the plate.
- Darwin Barney struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Bottom 8th
- Bryan LaHair replaces James Russell, playing 1st base and batting 9th.
- Rafael Dolis starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 6th.
- Travis Buck lined out to left. None on with one out and Carlos Lee due up.
- Carlos Lee singled to left center. Runner on first with one out and Brian Bogusevic due up.
- Brian Bogusevic struck out looking. Runner on first with two outs and Chris Johnson due up.
- Chris Johnson singled to left. On the play, Carlos Lee advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and J.D. Martinez due up.
- J.D. Martinez single to center scored Carlos Lee with two out. On the play, Chris Johnson advances to second. Runners on first and second and Jason Castro due up.
- Jason Castro walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Brandon Lyon due up.
- Matt Downs is Pinch-Hitting for Brandon Lyon.
- Pinch-Hitter Matt Downs` walk scored Chris Johnson with two out. Bases loaded and Jose Altuve due up.
- Jose Altuve`s hit-by-pitch scored J.D. Martinez with two out. Bases loaded and Jed Lowrie due up.
- Michael Bowden enters the game for the Cubs with the bases loaded and two out.
- Jed Lowrie flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 9th
- Brett Myers starts the inning for the Astros.
- Justin Maxwell replaces J.D. Martinez, playing left field and batting 7th.
- Koyie Hill flied out to center. None on with one out and Bryan LaHair due up.
- Bryan LaHair grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Reed Johnson due up.
- Reed Johnson struck out swinging to end the game.

Chicago Cubs 1, Houston 5


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: W.Rodriguez (4-4); LP:J.Samardzija (4-3).

Chicago Cubs 1, Houston 5