Chi Cubs 6, Philadelphia 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Philadelphia 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 11 0
Chi Cubs 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 X 6 8 1
WP: K. Mercker (2-0) S: L. Hawkins (16)
LP: R. Wolf (4-7)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Philadelphia
-J. Rollins homered to deep right
-B. Abreu homered to deep right center
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
-S. Sosa homered to deep left
-A. Ramirez homered to deep left
Top 5th: Philadelphia
-J. Rollins singled to right, M. Byrd scored, J. Rollins to second on right fielder S. Sosa's fielding error
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
-M. Grudzielanek doubled to right, S. Sosa scored, A. Ramirez to third
-J. Macias singled to left, A. Ramirez scored, M. Grudzielanek to third
-M. Barrett hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Grudzielanek scored
-N. Garciaparra singled to left, J. Macias scored, C. Patterson to second
 Philadelphia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Rollins ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .278
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .261
B. Abreu rf 4 1 1 1 1 1 3 .303
J. Thome 1b 4 0 2 0 1 0 2 .289
P. Burrell lf 4 0 1 0 1 2 3 .263
D. Bell 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .269
M. Lieberthal c 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 .256
M. Byrd cf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .227
    C. Utley ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .271
    A. Telemaco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Wolf p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .265
    R. Cormier p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Michaels ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .235
 Totals 35 3 11 2 4 5 25  
 Batting
2B - J Thome 2 (25, K Farnsworth, L Hawkins).
HR - J Rollins (5, 1st inning off G Maddux 0 on, 0 Out), B Abreu (24, 1st inning off G Maddux 0 on, 1 Out).
S - R Wolf.
RBI - J Rollins (37), B Abreu (77).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Michaels 2, J Thome 1, B Abreu 1, M Lieberthal 1, P Burrell 2.
GIDP - J Rollins, M Lieberthal.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Bell-P Polanco-J Thome).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Patterson cf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .272
N. Garciaparra ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .319
M. Alou lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .277
S. Sosa rf 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 .277
    K. Farnsworth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Remlinger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Goodwin ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .208
    L. Hawkins p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Ramirez 3b 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 .325
D. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .295
M. Grudzielanek 2b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .265
P. Bako c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .183
    J. Macias ph-rf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .281
G. Maddux p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .140
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Barrett ph-c 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .295
 Totals 30 6 8 6 1 2 8  
 Batting
2B - S Sosa (15, R Wolf); M Grudzielanek (4, R Wolf).
HR - S Sosa (23, 2nd inning off R Wolf 0 on, 0 Out), A Ramirez (22, 2nd inning off R Wolf 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - M Barrett.
RBI - S Sosa (51), A Ramirez (69), M Grudzielanek (13), J Macias (14), M Barrett (49), N Garciaparra (1).
2-out RBI - N Garciaparra.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Alou 2.
GIDP - N Garciaparra.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - C Patterson (15, 2nd base off R Wolf/M Lieberthal), J Macias (3, 2nd base off T Jones/M Lieberthal).
 
 Fielding
E - S Sosa (1, bobble).
DP - 2 (M Grudzielanek-N Garciaparra-D Lee, A Ramirez-M Grudzielanek-D Lee).
 Philadelphia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Wolf (L, 4-7) 6.1 6 5 5 1 1 2 4.01
R. Cormier 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.39
T. Jones 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.72
A. Telemaco 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.55
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Maddux 6.0 6 3 2 2 2 2 3.88
R. Dempster 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
K. Mercker (W, 2-0) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.99
K. Farnsworth 0.1 2 0 0 1 1 0 3.16
M. Remlinger 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
L. Hawkins (S, 16) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.80
HBP - M Byrd (by G Maddux); C Patterson (by T Jones).
Pitches-strikes - R Wolf 76-47; R Cormier 1-1; T Jones 9-3; A Telemaco 16-8; G Maddux 87-59; R Dempster 16-9; K Mercker 3-2; K Farnsworth 25-13; M Remlinger 6-4; L Hawkins 18-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Wolf 10-8; R Cormier 0-0; T Jones 0-2; A Telemaco 0-2; G Maddux 9-7; R Dempster 0-2; K Mercker 1-0; K Farnsworth 0-0; M Remlinger 0-1; L Hawkins 0-2.
Batters faced - R Wolf 25; R Cormier 1; T Jones 4; A Telemaco 3; G Maddux 25; R Dempster 4; K Mercker 1; K Farnsworth 4; M Remlinger 2; L Hawkins 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Montague. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Time: 2:46.
Attendance: 39,032.
Weather: 83 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 15 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY PHILADELPHIA'S JIMMY ROLLINS LED OFF THE GAME.
LINEUP CORRECTION - ARAMIS RAMIREZ IS HITTING FIFTH AND DERREK LEE IS HITTING SIXTH FOR THE CUBS.
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S SAMMY SOSA AND ARAMIS RAMIREZ IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 1, 2004 5:28 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Philadelphia
J. Rollins J. Rollins
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
S. Sosa S. Sosa
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI