Chi Cubs 3, Atlanta 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 4
Chi Cubs 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 3 8 0
WP: M. Prior (1-0)
LP: G. Maddux (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
-R. Simon singled to right, K. Lofton and M. Grudzielanek scored
Top 8th: Atlanta
-M. Giles hit sacrifice fly to center, M. DeRosa scored
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
-A. Ramirez ground rule double to deep right, M. Alou scored
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167
M. Giles 2b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .500
G. Sheffield rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .100
C. Jones lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .091
J. Lopez c 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .333
A. Jones cf 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 .111
R. Fick 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000
V. Castilla 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222
G. Maddux p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Wright p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. DeRosa ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500
   K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 28 1 2 1 4 7 9  
 Batting
2B - M Derosa (2, M Prior).
SF - M Giles.
RBI - M Giles (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lopez 1.
GIDP - R Fick.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Lopez (1, throw); V Castilla (1, ground ball); R Furcal (1, line drive); A Jones (1, bobble).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .333
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .083
S. Sosa rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .333
M. Alou lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .417
R. Simon 1b 4 0 1 2 0 1 3 .333
A. Ramirez 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .400
A. Gonzalez ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
D. Miller c 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000
M. Prior p 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
 Totals 33 3 8 3 2 3 13  
 Batting
2B - A Ramirez (1, K Gryboski).
RBI - R Simon 2 (2), A Ramirez (1).
2-out RBI - R Simon 2, A Ramirez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Miller 1, A Gonzalez 1, M Grudzielanek 1, R Simon 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - K Lofton 2 (3, 2nd base off G Maddux/J Lopez, 3rd base off G Maddux/J Lopez), M Alou (1, 2nd base off K Gryboski/J Lopez).
CS - A Gonzalez (1, 2nd base by G Maddux/J Lopez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Grudzielanek-A Gonzalez-R Simon).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Maddux (L, 0-1) 6.0 6 2 2 1 1 0 3.00
J. Wright 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
K. Gryboski 1.0 2 1 1 1 2 0 3.86
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Prior (W, 1-0) 9.0 2 1 1 4 7 0 1.00
WP - G Maddux, M Prior.
IBB - A Gonzalez (by K Gryboski).
HBP - G Sheffield (by M Prior).
Pitches-strikes - G Maddux 90-62; J Wright 8-4; K Gryboski 26-15; M Prior 133-89.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Maddux 11-5; J Wright 1-2; K Gryboski 1-0; M Prior 12-9.
Batters faced - G Maddux 26; J Wright 3; K Gryboski 6; M Prior 34.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Larry Young. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Bill Welke. LF--John Hirschbeck. RF--Bill Miller.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 39,982.
Weather: 54 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 6 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.

Updated on Friday, Oct 3, 2003 11:31 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Atlanta
M. Giles M. Giles
1-3
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-4
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Fri Oct 3, 2003
San Francisco 3
Florida 4

Final 11th

Atlanta 1
Chi Cubs 3

Final