Chi Cubs 5, Atlanta 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 9 0
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 1
WP: K. Wood (2-0)
LP: M. Hampton (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
-M. Alou singled to left, K. Lofton scored, S. Sosa to second
Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
-A. Gonzalez homered to deep center
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
-A. Ramirez homered to deep center, M. Alou scored
Bot 6th: Atlanta
-G. Sheffield grounded into fielder's choice, R. Furcal scored, M. Giles out at second
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
-T. Goodwin doubled to right, E. Karros scored, A. Gonzalez to third
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .286
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .150
S. Sosa rf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .188
M. Alou lf 4 1 2 1 0 2 1 .500
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .278
E. Karros 1b 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 .375
A. Gonzalez ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .250
D. Miller c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .091
K. Wood p 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .286
   T. Goodwin ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
   J. Borowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 5 9 5 1 9 9  
 Batting
2B - K Lofton (1, M Hampton); T Goodwin (1, W Cunnane).
HR - A Gonzalez (1, 2nd inning off M Hampton 0 on, 0 Out), A Ramirez (1, 6th inning off M Hampton 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Alou (3), A Gonzalez (1), A Ramirez 2 (3), T Goodwin (2).
2-out RBI - T Goodwin.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Karros 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - K Lofton (1, 2nd base by K Gryboski/J Lopez).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - K Lofton (M Giles at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (A Gonzalez-M Grudzielanek-E Karros).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .211
M. Giles 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .357
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .143
C. Jones lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .167
J. Lopez c 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .333
A. Jones cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .059
J. Franco 1b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .500
V. Castilla 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250
M. Hampton p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .250
   K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Wright p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. DeRosa ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429
   W. Cunnane p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 1 5 1 2 9 8  
 Batting
2B - J Lopez (2, K Wood); J Franco (1, K Wood).
RBI - G Sheffield (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Castilla 1, A Jones 1.
GIDP - C Jones.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - V Castilla (2, throw).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Wood (W, 2-0) 8.0 5 1 1 2 7 0 1.76
J. Borowski 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Hampton (L, 0-1) 6.2 7 4 4 1 7 2 4.26
K. Gryboski 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
J. Wright 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
W. Cunnane 0.2 2 1 0 0 1 0 5.40
R. King 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
WP - M Hampton.
Pitches-strikes - K Wood 117-79; J Borowski 10-7; M Hampton 104-63; K Gryboski 3-2; J Wright 15-8; W Cunnane 16-10; R King 2-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Wood 11-6; J Borowski 0-1; M Hampton 12-1; K Gryboski 0-0; J Wright 1-1; W Cunnane 0-1; R King 0-0.
Batters faced - K Wood 30; J Borowski 3; M Hampton 28; K Gryboski 0; J Wright 3; W Cunnane 5; R King 0.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt. LF--Dale Scott. RF--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 2:50.
Attendance: 54,357.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, left to right.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 5, 2003 11:01 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Chi Cubs
A. Gonzalez A. Gonzalez
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Atlanta
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
1-4
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Sun Oct 5, 2003
Oakland 4
Boston 5

Final

NY Yankees 8
Minnesota 1

Final

Chi Cubs 5
Atlanta 1

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