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W:J.Germano(2-2) L:B.Norris(5-10)
HR: HOU- S.Moore (7) CHC- D.DeJesus 2 (4), S.Castro (12)



Houston Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Mike Muchlinski; First, Brian Gorman; Second, Todd Tichenor; Third, Tony Randazzo;
- Jose Altuve flied out to center. None on with one out and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
- Marwin Gonzalez flied out to center. None on with two outs and Steve Pearce due up.
- Steve Pearce was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with two outs and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st
- David DeJesus singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters struck out looking. Runner on first with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo struck out looking. On the play, David DeJesus out at second to end the inning.

Houston Top 2nd
- Scott Moore lead-off Home Run (7) to left center. Ben Francisco due up.
- Ben Francisco flied out to left. None on with one out and Jason Castro due up.
- Jason Castro struck out looking. None on with two outs and Brandon Barnes due up.
- Brandon Barnes flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd
- Alfonso Soriano grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena grounded out second to first. On the play, Starlin Castro advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Brett Jackson due up.
- Starlin Castro advances to third on a wild pitch. Runner on third with two outs and Brett Jackson at the plate.
- Brett Jackson tripled to right center scored Starlin Castro with two out. Runner on third and Steve Clevenger due up.
- Steve Clevenger walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Justin Germano due up.
- Justin Germano struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Top 3rd
- Bud Norris struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.
- Jose Altuve singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
- Marwin Gonzalez lined into a double play, first. On the play, Jose Altuve doubled off at first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd
- David DeJesus lead-off Home Run (3) to right. Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters flied out to center. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo flied out to left. None on with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano walked. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro two-out, two-run Home Run (12) to left scored Alfonso Soriano. Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena doubled to right. Runner on second with two outs and Brett Jackson due up.
- Brett Jackson struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Top 4th
- Steve Pearce struck out swinging. None on with one out and Justin Maxwell due up.
- Justin Maxwell struck out looking. None on with two outs and Scott Moore due up.
- Scott Moore struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th
- Steve Clevenger grounded out to first. None on with one out and Justin Germano due up.
- Justin Germano walked. Runner on first with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus one-out, two-run Home Run 2 (4) to center scored Justin Germano. Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters infield single to third, deflected off pitcher. Runner on first with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- NOTE: Bud Norris leaves the game with an undisclosed injury.
- Chuckie Fick enters the game with a runner on first and one out, batting 4th.
- Fernando Martinez replaces Justin Maxwell playing left field, batting 9th.
- Anthony Rizzo grounded into a double play, second to short to first to end the inning. On the play, Josh Vitters out at second.

Houston Top 5th
- Ben Francisco grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Jason Castro due up.
- Jason Castro flied out to left. None on with two outs and Brandon Barnes due up.
- Brandon Barnes infield single to second. Runner on first with two outs and Fernando Martinez due up.
- Fernando Martinez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th
- Alfonso Soriano walked. Runner on first with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
- NOTE: Astros pitcher Bud Norris left the game due to an injured foot.
- Luis Valbuena grounded into a double play, short to first to end the inning. On the play, Alfonso Soriano out at second.

Houston Top 6th
- Jose Altuve infield single to second. Runner on first with none out and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
- Marwin Gonzalez grounded into a double play, first to short to pitcher. On the play, Jose Altuve out at second. None on with two outs and Steve Pearce due up.
- Steve Pearce grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th
- Brett Jackson doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Steve Clevenger due up.
- Steve Clevenger walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Justin Germano due up.
- Justin Germano sacrifice bunt to third. On the play, Steve Clevenger advances to second and Brett Jackson advances to third. Runners on second and third and with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus intentionally walked. Bases loaded with one out and Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters struck out looking. Bases loaded with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Xavier Cedeno enters the game for the Astros with the bases loaded and two out, batting 4th.
- Brett Jackson scored on a passed ball with two out. David DeJesus advances to second on a passed ball. Steve Clevenger advances to third on a passed ball. Runners on second and third and with two outs and Anthony Rizzo at the plate.
- Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging to end the inning.

Houston Top 7th
- Brian Bogusevic is pinch-hitting for Xavier Cedeno.
- Pinch-Hitter Brian Bogusevic bunt grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Scott Moore due up.
- Scott Moore singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Ben Francisco due up.
- Ben Francisco walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Jason Castro due up.
- James Russell enters the game for the Cubs with runners on first and second and one out, batting 9th.
- Jason Castro walked. Bases loaded with one out and Brandon Barnes due up.
- Brandon Barnes grounded into a double play, short, second, first to third scored Scott Moore with two out. Jason Castro out at second Ben Francisco out at third to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th
- Brian Bogusevic remains in the game playing center field.
- Mickey Storey starts the inning for the Astros, batting 8th.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Starlin Castro advances to third on a passed ball. Runner on third with one out and Luis Valbuena at the plate.
- Luis Valbuena walked. Runners on first and third with one out and Brett Jackson due up.
- Brett Jackson struck out looking. Runners on first and third with two outs and Steve Clevenger due up.
- Steve Clevenger flied out to left to end the inning.

Houston Top 8th
- Tyler Greene is pinch-hitting for Fernando Martinez.
- Shawn Camp starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 9th.
- Pinch-Hitter Tyler Greene struck out looking. None on with one out and Jose Altuve due up.
- Jose Altuve singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Marwin Gonzalez due up.
- Marwin Gonzalez grounded into a double play, first to short to end the inning. On the play, Jose Altuve out at second.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th
- Defensive switch from short to third for Marwin Gonzalez.
- Defensive switch from first to left for Steve Pearce.
- Defensive switch from third to first for Scott Moore.
- Tyler Greene remains in the game playing shortstop, batting 9th.
- Joe Mather is pinch-hitting for Shawn Camp.
- Pinch-Hitter Joe Mather struck out swinging. None on with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- Wesley Wright enters the game with none on and one out, batting 8th.
- David DeJesus singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters flied out to center. Runner on first with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo lined out to pitcher to end the inning.

Houston Top 9th
- Carlos Marmol starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 9th.
- Steve Pearce flied out to center. None on with one out and Brian Bogusevic due up.
- Brian Bogusevic infield single to second. Runner on first with one out and Scott Moore due up.
- Scott Moore struck out, catcher to first. On the play, Brian Bogusevic advances to second on a passed ball. Runner on second with two outs and Ben Francisco due up.
- Ben Francisco struck out swinging to end the game.

Houston 2, Chicago Cubs 7


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: J.Germano (2-2); LP:B.Norris (5-10).

Houston 2, Chicago Cubs 7