Cubs 4, Brewers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 6 1
Milwaukee 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 1
WP: J. Cruz (2-5) S: J. Borowski (25)
LP: B. Sheets (10-12)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
-S. Sosa homered to center, K. Lofton scored
Bot 1st: Milwaukee
-Batter reached on fielder's choice, S. Podsednik scored, B. Clark to third
-R. Sexson reached on fielder's choice, S. Podsednik scored, B. Clark to third
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
-J. Cruz homered to center, K. Lofton scored
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
-A. Ramirez grounded out to third, M. Grudzielanek scored, S. Sosa to second
Bot 7th: Milwaukee
-K. Ginter doubled to left, S. Podsednik scored
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
-M. Grudzielanek scored on wild pitch
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .290
M. Grudzielanek 2b 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .310
S. Sosa rf 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .294
E. Karros 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .289
A. Ramirez 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .268
T. Goodwin lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .287
   J. Borowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Gonzalez ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .226
D. Miller c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .236
J. Cruz p 3 0 1 0 0 2 1 .125
   A. Alfonseca p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   K. Farnsworth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   D. Glanville lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
 Totals 32 4 6 3 2 6 12  
 Batting
2B - M Grudzielanek (33, B Sheets).
HR - S Sosa (33, 1st inning off B Sheets 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - S Sosa 2 (90), A Ramirez (88).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Goodwin 1.
GIDP - D Miller.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - M Grudzielanek (5, 2nd base off L Vizcaino/K Osik).
 
 Fielding
E - M Grudzielanek (7, ground ball).
DP - 2 (A Gonzalez-E Karros, A Ramirez-M Grudzielanek-E Karros).
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Podsednik cf 4 2 1 0 1 1 0 .316
K. Ginter 2b 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 .271
B. Clark rf 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 .311
R. Sexson 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 2 .266
M. Smith lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 .276
W. Helms 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .253
B. Hall ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .268
   K. Osik ss 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .238
K. Osik c 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .238
   B. Hall c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .268
B. Sheets p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .082
   P. Zoccolillo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   L. Vizcaino p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Crudale p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   B. Kieschnick ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316
 Totals 39 2 6 2 5 12 16  
 Batting
2B - S Podsednik (23, J Cruz); K Ginter (12, J Cruz).
RBI - R Sexson (106), K Ginter (35).
2-out RBI - K Ginter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Smith 2, R Sexson 1.
GIDP - M Smith, B Clark.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - S Podsednik (36, 2nd base off J Cruz/D Miller).
 
 Fielding
E - K Osik (4, throw).
DP - 1 (K Ginter-B Hall-R Sexson).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Cruz (W, 2-5) 6.2 6 2 2 3 6 0 5.04
A. Alfonseca 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.22
K. Farnsworth 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.15
J. Borowski (S, 25) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.80
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Sheets (L, 10-12) 7.0 6 3 3 1 4 1 4.25
L. Vizcaino 1.0 0 1 0 1 1 0 6.79
M. Crudale 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.19
WP - L Vizcaino.
HBP - R Sexson (by J Cruz); A Gonzalez (by B Sheets).
Pitches-strikes - J Cruz 109-61; A Alfonseca 9-3; K Farnsworth 14-12; J Borowski 13-8; B Sheets 85-54; L Vizcaino 23-13; M Crudale 13-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Cruz 8-6; A Alfonseca 0-0; K Farnsworth 2-0; J Borowski 1-1; B Sheets 7-10; L Vizcaino 0-2; M Crudale 1-1.
Batters faced - J Cruz 29; A Alfonseca 2; K Farnsworth 3; J Borowski 3; B Sheets 28; L Vizcaino 4; M Crudale 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gerry Davis. 1B--Ed Rapuano. 2B--Kevin Kelley. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Time: 2:45.
Attendance: 42,909.
Weather: 69 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
CHICAGO'S MOISES ALOU WAS SCRATCHED FROM THE STARTING LINEUP DUE TO A CONTUSION ON HIS LEFT KNEE.
CHICAGO'S MARK GRUDZIELANEK DOUBLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Friday, Sep 5, 2003 11:00 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Chi Cubs
S. Sosa S. Sosa
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Milwaukee
K. Ginter K. Ginter
3-4
1 RBI