Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Houston leads 1-0 (as of 8/15)

Game 1: Monday, August 15
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Game 2: Tuesday, August 16
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Game 3: Wednesday, August 17
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Cubs 4

(57-62, 27-32 away)

Astros 12

(64-54, 40-18 home)

    8:05 PM ET, August 15, 2005

    Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas 

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    W: W. Rodriguez (8-5)

    L: G. Rusch (5-5)

    Game Notes

    THE HOME RUN BY CHICAGO LEFT FIELDER MATT MURTON IN THE SECOND INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS CAREER.