Chi Cubs 12, Cincinnati 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 5 8 0
Chi Cubs 2 0 0 5 2 1 2 0 X 12 12 0
WP: C. Zambrano (16-8)
LP: B. Claussen (2-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
-N. Garciaparra doubled to deep center, A. Ramirez and M. Alou scored
Top 4th: Cincinnati
-A. Kearns doubled to deep left, D. Jimenez scored, A. Kearns to third advancing on throw
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
-T. Walker singled to center, N. Garciaparra scored, S. Sosa to third
-M. Barrett grounded into fielder's choice, S. Sosa scored, T. Walker out at second
-C. Patterson homered to deep right, M. Barrett scored
-D. Lee homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
-T. Walker homered to deep right center, N. Garciaparra scored
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
-T. Walker singled to left, N. Garciaparra scored, S. Sosa to second, T. Walker to second, S. Sosa to third advancing on throw
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
-J. Macias homered to deep right, D. Lee scored
Top 8th: Cincinnati
-A. Dunn homered to deep right, S. Casey scored
-J. Cruz doubled to left, D. Jimenez and J. Castro scored
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277
    D. Bragg cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .171
F. Lopez 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .261
S. Casey 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .332
A. Dunn lf 5 1 1 2 0 1 1 .264
D. Jimenez 2b 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 .271
A. Kearns rf 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .234
    J. Padilla p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Vander Wal ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .118
    J. Castro pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246
    A. Myette p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. LaRue c 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .253
A. Machado ss 3 0 2 0 1 0 2 .333
B. Claussen p 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 .059
    J. Riedling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz Jr. rf 2 0 1 2 0 1 2 .238
    J. Cruz rf 2 0 1 2 0 1 0 .231
 Totals 37 5 9 7 4 9 17  
 Batting
2B - A Kearns (9, C Zambrano); J Cruz (8, T Wellemeyer).
HR - A Dunn (43, 8th inning off T Wellemeyer 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Kearns (28), A Dunn 2 (98), J Cruz 2 (28).
2-out RBI - J Cruz 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Lopez 2, B Claussen 2, D Bragg 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Patterson cf 3 1 1 2 2 0 1 .272
    C. Murray cf 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
D. Lee 1b 5 2 1 1 1 1 5 .284
A. Ramirez 3b 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .321
    J. Macias 3b 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 .263
M. Alou lf 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .284
    T. Wellemeyer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Farnsworth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
N. Garciaparra ss 3 3 3 2 1 0 0 .316
    N. Perez ph-ss 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .255
S. Sosa rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .249
    J. Dubois ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .167
T. Walker 2b 4 1 3 4 1 0 0 .279
M. Barrett c 2 1 0 1 2 1 3 .297
    M. DiFelice c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .120
C. Zambrano p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .206
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Goodwin ph-lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .204
 Totals 34 12 12 12 11 5 17  
 Batting
2B - N Garciaparra 2 (13, J Riedling, B Claussen); S Sosa (20, B Claussen); N Perez (17, J Padilla).
HR - C Patterson (24, 4th inning off B Claussen 1 on, 2 Out), D Lee (32, 4th inning off B Claussen 0 on, 2 Out), T Walker (15, 5th inning off J Riedling 1 on, 1 Out), J Macias (3, 7th inning off J Padilla 1 on, 2 Out).
S - C Zambrano 2.
RBI - N Garciaparra 2 (19), T Walker 4 (50), M Barrett (65), C Patterson 2 (70), D Lee (98), J Macias 2 (21).
2-out RBI - N Garciaparra 2, C Patterson 2, D Lee, T Walker, J Macias 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Sosa 1, M Barrett 2, D Lee 2, C Patterson 1, J Dubois 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Claussen (L, 2-7) 3.2 7 7 7 3 1 2 6.60
J. Riedling 2.0 2 3 3 4 2 1 5.35
J. Padilla 1.1 3 2 2 2 2 1 8.34
A. Myette 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 8.31
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 16-8) 6.1 5 1 1 2 7 0 2.60
K. Mercker 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.28
T. Wellemeyer 0.2 3 4 4 2 1 1 5.92
K. Farnsworth 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.69
WP - J Riedling.
IBB - A Machado (by C Zambrano).
HBP - J LaRue (by C Zambrano).
Pitches-strikes - B Claussen 72-49; J Riedling 48-25; J Padilla 28-16; A Myette 23-11; C Zambrano 124-80; K Mercker 10-7; T Wellemeyer 30-13; K Farnsworth 18-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Claussen 6-4; J Riedling 2-2; J Padilla 2-0; A Myette 1-2; C Zambrano 8-4; K Mercker 1-1; T Wellemeyer 0-1; K Farnsworth 1-3.
Batters faced - B Claussen 21; J Riedling 12; J Padilla 9; A Myette 5; C Zambrano 27; K Mercker 2; T Wellemeyer 7; K Farnsworth 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Mike Dimuro. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Derryl Cousins.
Time: 3:08.
Attendance: 38,984.
Weather: 74 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
CINCINNATI CENTER FIELDER RYAN FREEL LEFT THE GAME AFTER TWO INNINGS WITH A BRUISED RIGHT THUMB.
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S COREY PATTERSON AND DERREK LEE IN THE FOURTH INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Monday, Sep 27, 2004 11:19 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cincinnati
A. Dunn A. Dunn
1-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
T. Walker T. Walker
3-4, 1 HR
4 RBI