Keith Moreland went 2-4 with an RBI as the Cubs topped the Astros 3-1 at Wrigley Field. Moreland's 1-out single in the 3rd gave the ubs a 3-0 lead. Steve Trout (4-4) was able to keep the Astros offense in check, while scattering 7 hits over 8 innings. Lee Smith worked the 9th and closed it cleanly to get his 8th save.
The Final Score 3-1 Cubs