92-63
5 - 2
65-91

Game Story

CHICAGO (AP) -- The title was right there, across the front of the soaked gray T-shirts that each of the Atlanta Braves wore.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atl 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5 12 0
ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Atlanta
Freddie FreemanDFP
homered to deep right,
Jason HeywardDFP
scored
ATL 2 - CHC 0
Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
Dioner NavarroDFP
singled to right,
Anthony RizzoDFP
scored
ATL 2 - CHC 1
Top 4th: Atlanta
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
homered to deep left
ATL 3 - CHC 1
Top 8th: Atlanta
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
homered to deep center,
Brian McCannDFP
scored
ATL 5 - CHC 1
Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
Starlin CastroDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Darwin BarneyDFP
scored,
Ryan SweeneyDFP
out at second
ATL 5 - CHC 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Atlanta

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason HeywardDFP
CF
5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .251
Justin UptonDFP
RF-LF
5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .260
Freddie FreemanDFP
1B
5 1 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 .314
Chris JohnsonDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .329
Paul JanishDFP
3B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .184
Brian McCannDFP
C
4 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .261
Evan GattisDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .233
Jordan SchaferDFP
RF
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .251
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
SS
4 2 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 .246
Elliot JohnsonDFP
2B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .253
Julio TeheránDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .214
José ConstanzaDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207
Luis AvilánDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Reed JohnsonDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .256
Luis AyalaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Alex WoodDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Craig KimbrelDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 39 5 12 5 3 1 12 0 12
Batting
HR - F Freeman (23, 1st inning off E Jackson 1 on, 1 Out), A Simmons 2 (17, 4th inning off E Jackson 0 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off B Raley 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - F Freeman 2 (105), A Simmons 3 (57)
2-out RBI - A Simmons 3
Team LOB - 8
Running
CS - J Constanza (3, 2nd base by J Russell/D Navarro)
Fielding
DP - 1 (P Janish-E Johnson-F Freeman)

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Starlin CastroDFP
SS
4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 .241
Luis ValbuenaDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .221
Donnie MurphyDFP
PH-3B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254
Anthony RizzoDFP
1B
4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .231
Dioner NavarroDFP
C
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303
Nate SchierholtzDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252
Brian BogusevicDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .280
Junior LakeDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 .299
Darwin BarneyDFP
2B
3 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .209
Edwin JacksonDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .077
James RussellDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Blake ParkerDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Brooks RaleyDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ryan SweeneyDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
Héctor RondónDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 2 8 2 0 0 11 0 10
Batting
2B - A Rizzo (39, J Teheran)
S - E Jackson
RBI - S Castro (43), D Navarro (34)
2-out RBI - D Navarro
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Castro 2, J Lake 1
GIDP - D Murphy
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - S Castro (20, field)
DP - 1 (D Navarro-S Castro)

Pitching

Atlanta

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Julio TeheránDFP
(W, 13-8)
6.0 4 1 1 0 7 0 1.17 3.09
Luis AvilánDFP
(HLD, 26)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.97 1.57
Luis AyalaDFP
0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.47 2.76
Alex WoodDFP
(HLD, 1)
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.21
Craig KimbrelDFP
(SV, 49)
1.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0.91 1.27

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Edwin JacksonDFP
(L, 8-17)
6.0 8 3 3 0 6 2 1.42 4.74
James RussellDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.22 3.59
Blake ParkerDFP
0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.19 2.72
Brooks RaleyDFP
1.1 2 2 2 1 3 1 1.29 5.79
Héctor RondónDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.47 5.05
Pitching
WP - E Jackson
Pitches-strikes - J Teheran 91-67; L Avilan 16-10; L Ayala 15-10; A Wood 2-2; C Kimbrel 18-14; E Jackson 109-70; J Russell 6-3; B Parker 1-1; B Raley 35-22; H Rondon 12-10
Ground balls-fly balls - J Teheran 6-6; L Avilan 2-0; L Ayala 3-0; A Wood 1-0; C Kimbrel 1-0; E Jackson 13-5; J Russell 0-0; B Parker 1-0; B Raley 2-1; H Rondon 0-1
Batters faced - J Teheran 22; L Avilan 3; L Ayala 3; A Wood 1; C Kimbrel 5; E Jackson 27; J Russell 1; B Parker 1; B Raley 7; H Rondon 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:18.
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Chris Conroy.
Weather: 63 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 15 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 30,515.