Chi Cubs 13, Pittsburgh 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 11 0
Chi Cubs 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 6 X 13 18 0
WP: M. Wuertz (1-0) S: R. Dempster (1)
LP: O. Perez (10-9)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
-D. Lee homered to deep left, M. Alou scored
-S. Sosa homered to deep center
-M. Barrett homered to deep left
Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
-T. Wigginton doubled to deep center, D. Ward scored, T. Redman to third
-J. Castillo singled to center, T. Redman scored, T. Wigginton to third, J. Castillo to second advancing on throw
-J. Kendall hit by pitch, T. Wigginton scored, J. Castillo to third, O. Perez to second
-J. Wilson hit sacrifice fly to right center, J. Castillo scored
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
-J. Castillo singled to second, T. Redman scored, T. Wigginton to second
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
-N. Perez homered to deep left, C. Patterson scored
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
-J. Macias doubled to left, M. Grudzielanek scored
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
-S. Sosa homered to deep left, N. Perez, M. Alou and D. Lee scored
-J. Macias singled to center, M. Barrett and M. Grudzielanek scored
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .312
J. Wilson ss 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .307
J. Bay lf 3 0 0 0 2 1 3 .294
C. Wilson rf 5 0 1 0 0 4 2 .265
D. Ward 1b 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 .251
T. Redman cf 4 2 3 0 0 1 0 .279
    J. Grabow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Corey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
T. Wigginton 3b 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .262
J. Castillo 2b 4 1 2 2 0 1 2 .264
O. Perez p 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 .212
    B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Mackowiak cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249
 Totals 35 5 11 5 4 11 18  
 Batting
2B - T Redman (17, M Prior); T Wigginton (27, M Prior); J Kendall (27, M Wuertz); J Wilson (37, R Dempster).
SF - J Wilson.
RBI - T Wigginton (53), J Castillo 2 (35), J Kendall (50), J Wilson (54).
2-out RBI - J Castillo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Perez 1, D Ward 1, J Castillo 1, J Bay 2.
GIDP - J Wilson.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - J Bay (6, 2nd base by M Prior/M Barrett).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Patterson cf 6 1 1 0 0 2 4 .284
N. Perez ss 6 2 3 2 0 1 1 .250
M. Alou lf 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 .290
    T. Goodwin ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .216
D. Lee 1b 2 2 1 2 3 0 0 .292
S. Sosa rf 4 2 3 5 1 0 2 .261
    C. Murray rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
M. Barrett c 5 2 2 1 0 2 4 .295
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 2 3 0 0 0 3 .311
R. Martinez 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .246
    J. Macias 3b 3 0 2 3 0 0 0 .259
M. Prior p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .148
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Dubois ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188
    M. Remlinger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Grieve ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
    R. Dempster p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
 Totals 41 13 18 13 6 7 19  
 Batting
2B - M Alou (31, O Perez); R Martinez (15, O Perez); C Patterson (30, O Perez); M Grudzielanek 2 (11, B Meadows, M Corey); J Macias (6, B Meadows).
3B - M Alou (3, O Perez).
HR - D Lee (30, 1st inning off O Perez 1 on, 2 Out), S Sosa 2 (32, 1st inning off O Perez 0 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off M Corey 3 on, 0 Out), M Barrett (15, 1st inning off O Perez 0 on, 2 Out), N Perez (4, 6th inning off O Perez 1 on, 2 Out).
S - M Prior.
RBI - D Lee 2 (91), S Sosa 5 (73), M Barrett (60), N Perez 2 (37), J Macias 3 (18).
2-out RBI - D Lee 2, S Sosa, M Barrett, N Perez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Goodwin 1, S Sosa 1, M Grudzielanek 2, N Perez 1, C Patterson 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Martinez-M Grudzielanek-D Lee).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Perez (L, 10-9) 5.2 10 6 6 4 5 4 3.22
B. Meadows 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.73
J. Grabow 0.2 1 2 2 1 0 0 5.43
M. Corey 1.0 5 4 4 1 1 1 5.08
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Prior 5.0 9 5 5 3 5 0 4.87
M. Wuertz (W, 1-0) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.32
M. Remlinger 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.52
R. Dempster (S, 1) 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3.86
WP - M Wuertz.
HBP - J Kendall (by M Prior).
Pitches-strikes - O Perez 111-71; B Meadows 11-8; J Grabow 11-5; M Corey 32-21; M Prior 113-69; M Wuertz 19-12; M Remlinger 16-12; R Dempster 29-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Perez 4-8; B Meadows 0-1; J Grabow 1-1; M Corey 1-1; M Prior 4-5; M Wuertz 0-1; M Remlinger 0-1; R Dempster 2-2.
Batters faced - O Perez 31; B Meadows 4; J Grabow 4; M Corey 9; M Prior 26; M Wuertz 4; M Remlinger 3; R Dempster 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Ed Montague. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 3:14.
Attendance: 38,395.
Weather: 81 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 16 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S DERREK LEE AND SAMMY SOSA IN THE FIRST INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S DERREK LEE, SAMMY SOSA AND MICHAEL BARRETT IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING WERE HIT CONSECUTIVELY.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 15, 2004 5:58 pm ET

 
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