Cubs 7, Cardinals 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 8 1
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 5 1
WP: M. Prior (13-5)
LP: G. Stephenson (7-13)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
-K. Lofton doubled to left, P. Bako scored
-R. Martinez singled to left center, K. Lofton scored
-R. Simon homered to left, S. Sosa and R. Martinez scored
-A. Ramirez homered to left center
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
-R. Martinez singled to right, P. Bako scored, K. Lofton to third
Bot 6th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to center
Bot 9th: St. Louis
-J. Edmonds homered to left center, A. Pujols scored
-M. Cairo hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Rolen scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 .282
T. Womack 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
   R. Martinez 2b 5 1 2 2 0 0 1 .283
S. Sosa rf 2 1 0 0 2 0 3 .290
M. Alou lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 6 .287
R. Simon 1b 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .281
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .276
A. Gonzalez ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .231
P. Bako c 3 2 1 0 1 1 1 .216
M. Prior p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .228
   D. Glanville ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185
   K. Farnsworth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Remlinger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 7 8 7 3 2 12  
 Batting
2B - K Lofton (25, G Stephenson).
HR - R Simon (12, 3rd inning off G Stephenson 2 on, 2 Out), A Ramirez (20, 3rd inning off G Stephenson 0 on, 2 Out).
S - M Prior.
RBI - K Lofton (37), R Martinez 2 (30), R Simon 3 (60), A Ramirez (85).
2-out RBI - R Simon 3, A Ramirez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Alou 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - K Lofton (2, fly ball).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Robinson rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
B. Hart 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .283
A. Pujols lf 2 2 1 1 2 0 1 .362
J. Edmonds cf 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .285
S. Rolen 3b 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 .292
T. Martinez 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .281
M. Cairo ss 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .264
C. Widger c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .145
G. Stephenson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
   B. Tomko ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
   S. Hitchcock p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   E. Perez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .279
   J. Fassero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 4 5 4 2 7 8  
 Batting
HR - A Pujols (35, 6th inning off M Prior 0 on, 2 Out), J Edmonds (33, 9th inning off K Farnsworth 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - M Cairo.
RBI - A Pujols (109), J Edmonds 2 (78), M Cairo (25).
2-out RBI - A Pujols.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 1, T Martinez 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - B Hart (3, 2nd base off M Prior/P Bako).
 
 Fielding
E - M Cairo (4, throw).
DP - 1 (S Rolen-T Martinez).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Prior (W, 13-5) 8.0 3 1 1 1 6 1 2.47
K. Farnsworth 0.1 1 3 2 1 1 1 3.19
M. Remlinger 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.19
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Stephenson (L, 7-13) 3.0 5 6 6 1 1 2 4.66
S. Hitchcock 5.0 3 1 1 2 1 0 1.50
J. Fassero 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.93
Pitches-strikes - M Prior 116-76; K Farnsworth 12-7; M Remlinger 10-8; G Stephenson 65-43; S Hitchcock 67-41; J Fassero 11-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Prior 2-16; K Farnsworth 0-0; M Remlinger 1-1; G Stephenson 1-7; S Hitchcock 5-8; J Fassero 1-2.
Batters faced - M Prior 28; K Farnsworth 4; M Remlinger 3; G Stephenson 16; S Hitchcock 19; J Fassero 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Bruce Dreckman. 2B--Brian Runge. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Time: 2:37.
Attendance: 36,563.
Weather: 96 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
CHICAGO CUBS SECOND BASEMAN TONY WOMACK WAS SCRATCHED FROM TONIGHT'S LINUEP WITH A RIGHT ELBOW CONTUSION. HE HAS BEEN REPLACED BY RAMON MARTINEZ. WOMACK IS LISTED AS DAY-TO-DAY.
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S RANDALL SIMON AND ARAMIS RAMIREZ IN THE THIRD INNING WERE BACK TO BACK.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 26, 2003 10:56 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Chi Cubs
R. Simon R. Simon
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 St. Louis
J. Edmonds J. Edmonds
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI