Chi Cubs 12, Florida 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Florida 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 9 1
Chi Cubs 2 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 X 12 16 1
WP: M. Prior (2-0)
LP: B. Penny (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
-R. Simon singled to left, M. Grudzielanek and S. Sosa scored, A. Ramirez to second
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
-K. Lofton singled to center, P. Bako scored
-S. Sosa homered to deep center, K. Lofton scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
-A. Ramirez homered to deep left
-P. Bako doubled to left center, A. Gonzalez scored
-K. Lofton singled to left, P. Bako scored
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
-A. Gonzalez homered to deep left, R. Simon scored
-M. Grudzielanek doubled to left, P. Bako scored, K. Lofton to third
Top 6th: Florida
-D. Lee homered to deep left
-M. Cabrera homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
-A. Gonzalez homered to deep center
 Florida
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 .207
L. Castillo 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .320
   C. Pavano p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Tejera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   L. Harris ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
I. Rodriguez c 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .360
   M. Redmond c 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
D. Lee 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .240
M. Cabrera ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 3 .333
J. Encarnacion rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .208
J. Conine lf 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 .364
A. Gonzalez ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .043
   M. Lowell 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .167
B. Penny p 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .500
   N. Bump p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   B. Banks ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
   R. Helling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Mordecai 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 3 9 2 3 5 17  
 Batting
2B - J Encarnacion (1, M Prior); J Conine (1, M Prior).
HR - D Lee (1, 6th inning off M Prior 0 on, 0 Out), M Cabrera (2, 6th inning off M Prior 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Lee (3), M Cabrera (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Banks 1, M Lowell 1, J Pierre 1, M Cabrera 1.
GIDP - J Encarnacion.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - J Conine (1, dropped foul ball).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 5 1 4 2 0 0 0 .367
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 .233
S. Sosa rf 3 2 1 2 2 1 1 .208
   T. Goodwin rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
M. Alou lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .393
   T. O'Leary lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .259
R. Simon 1b 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .438
   E. Karros 1b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .412
A. Gonzalez ss 4 3 2 3 0 0 3 .381
   R. Martinez ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
P. Bako c 4 3 2 1 1 2 1 .182
M. Prior p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   D. Veres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Guthrie p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 12 16 12 4 4 13  
 Batting
2B - P Bako (1, N Bump); R Simon (3, R Helling); M Grudzielanek (1, R Helling).
HR - S Sosa (2, 2nd inning off B Penny 1 on, 2 Out), A Ramirez (2, 3rd inning off B Penny 0 on, 0 Out), A Gonzalez 2 (4, 5th inning off R Helling 1 on, 0 Out, 6th inning off R Helling 0 on, 1 Out).
S - M Prior 2.
RBI - R Simon 2 (4), K Lofton 2 (3), S Sosa 2 (5), A Ramirez (4), P Bako (2), A Gonzalez 3 (7), M Grudzielanek (2).
2-out RBI - R Simon 2, S Sosa 2, K Lofton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T O'Leary 1, A Gonzalez 1, M Grudzielanek 1, A Ramirez 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - K Lofton (4, 2nd base off B Penny/I Rodriguez).
 
 Fielding
E - R Simon (1, catch).
Outfield assists - M Alou (J Conine at 1st base).
DP - 2 (M Alou-M Grudzielanek-R Simon, M Grudzielanek-A Gonzalez-R Simon).
 Florida
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Penny (L, 0-1) 2.0 7 7 7 2 0 2 12.91
N. Bump 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 9.00
R. Helling 3.0 5 4 3 2 1 2 10.80
C. Pavano 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
M. Tejera 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Prior (W, 2-0) 7.0 8 3 2 2 5 2 1.69
D. Veres 1.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 6.75
M. Guthrie 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 13.50
WP - N Bump, R Helling.
IBB - S Sosa (by R Helling).
Pitches-strikes - B Penny 54-33; N Bump 24-16; R Helling 64-38; C Pavano 14-9; M Tejera 12-8; M Prior 116-83; D Veres 19-13; M Guthrie 4-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Penny 3-3; N Bump 2-0; R Helling 5-3; C Pavano 1-1; M Tejera 1-1; M Prior 7-8; D Veres 2-2; M Guthrie 2-0.
Batters faced - B Penny 15; N Bump 5; R Helling 16; C Pavano 4; M Tejera 4; M Prior 31; D Veres 5; M Guthrie 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Mike Everitt. LF--Larry Poncino. RF--Mike Reilly.
Time: 3:02.
Attendance: 39,562.
Weather: 75 degrees, clear.
Wind: 4 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY FLORIDA'S DERREK LEE AND MIGUEL CABRERA IN THE SIXTH INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Wednesday, Oct 8, 2003 11:42 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Florida
D. Lee D. Lee
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Gonzalez A. Gonzalez
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Wed Oct 8, 2003
Florida 3
Chi Cubs 12

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