Los Angeles 8, Chi Cubs 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 5 0 8 12 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 5 10 1
WP: D. Sanchez (3-1) S: E. Gagne (35)
LP: K. Farnsworth (4-4)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
-R. Martinez homered to deep left
-N. Garciaparra singled to center, M. Grudzielanek scored
Top 4th: Los Angeles
-A. Beltre homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
-C. Patterson homered to deep center, M. Prior scored
Top 6th: Los Angeles
-S. Green homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
-M. Barrett homered to deep left center
Top 7th: Los Angeles
-M. Bradley grounded into fielder's choice, A. Cora scored, C. Izturis to third, S. Finley out at second
Top 8th: Los Angeles
-O. Saenz hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Green scored
-C. Izturis singled to right, R. Ventura scored, A. Cora to third
-S. Finley singled to right, A. Cora scored, C. Izturis to third
-M. Bradley singled to deep right center, C. Izturis and S. Finley scored
 Los Angeles
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Izturis ss 4 1 2 1 1 1 0 .297
S. Finley cf 4 1 1 1 1 1 2 .288
M. Bradley lf 5 0 1 3 0 1 3 .277
    J. Weaver pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176
    E. Gagne p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Beltre 3b 5 1 1 1 0 3 3 .322
S. Green rf 5 2 3 1 0 0 0 .266
H. Choi 1b 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .266
    J. Hernandez ph-lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .305
D. Ross c 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .179
    R. Ventura ph-1b 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .229
A. Cora 2b 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 .291
J. Lima p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .152
    J. Grabowski ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250
    D. Sanchez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    O. Saenz ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .253
    B. Mayne c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 38 8 12 8 3 11 20  
 Batting
2B - H Choi (20, M Prior).
HR - A Beltre (33, 4th inning off M Prior 0 on, 0 Out), S Green (17, 6th inning off M Prior 0 on, 2 Out).
S - J Lima.
SF - O Saenz.
RBI - A Beltre (80), S Green (64), M Bradley 3 (57), O Saenz (15), C Izturis (44), S Finley (56).
2-out RBI - S Green, C Izturis, S Finley, M Bradley 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ross 1, A Beltre 1, M Bradley 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - S Green (4, 2nd base off K Farnsworth/M Barrett).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Patterson cf 5 1 2 2 0 1 0 .281
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .284
N. Garciaparra ss 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 .321
S. Sosa rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .258
M. Alou lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .270
    T. Goodwin lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .197
    G. Rusch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .138
D. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .292
M. Barrett c 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .286
R. Martinez 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .250
M. Prior p 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 .167
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Farnsworth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Leicester p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Macias lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .268
 Totals 37 5 10 5 1 10 9  
 Batting
2B - M Grudzielanek (6, J Lima).
HR - R Martinez (3, 3rd inning off J Lima 0 on, 0 Out), C Patterson (15, 5th inning off J Lima 1 on, 1 Out), M Barrett (13, 6th inning off J Lima 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Martinez (25), N Garciaparra (7), C Patterson 2 (50), M Barrett (52).
2-out RBI - N Garciaparra.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Alou 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - G Rusch (1, catch).
 Los Angeles
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lima 6.0 8 5 5 1 6 3 4.06
D. Sanchez (W, 3-1) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.56
E. Gagne (S, 35) 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.55
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Prior 6.1 8 3 3 2 9 2 4.97
K. Mercker 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 0 2.33
K. Farnsworth (L, 4-4) 0.1 0 2 2 1 0 0 4.17
J. Leicester 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.70
G. Rusch 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.04
HBP - A Cora (by K Farnsworth).
Pitches-strikes - J Lima 80-56; D Sanchez 17-12; E Gagne 23-17; M Prior 111-77; K Mercker 9-6; K Farnsworth 10-3; J Leicester 7-5; G Rusch 35-25.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lima 4-8; D Sanchez 1-1; E Gagne 2-1; M Prior 5-5; K Mercker 1-0; K Farnsworth 0-1; J Leicester 0-1; G Rusch 2-1.
Batters faced - J Lima 27; D Sanchez 5; E Gagne 6; M Prior 29; K Mercker 3; K Farnsworth 3; J Leicester 2; G Rusch 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Jerry Crawford. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Ejections: CHICAGO CUBS' Alou by Drake (8th).
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 39,079.
Weather: 69 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 6 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
CHICAGO'S MOISES ALOU WAS EJECTED IN THE SEVENTH INNING BY FIRST BASE UMPIRE ROB DRAKE. LOS ANGELES' MILTON BRADLEY LEFT THE GAME IN THE IN THE EIGHTH INNING DUE TO AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 15, 2004 6:04 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Los Angeles
S. Green S. Green
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
C. Patterson C. Patterson
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI