Chi Cubs 8, Cincinnati 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(10-11)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 10 0
Chi Cubs 1 0 1 0 0 2 3 0 1 8 14 0
WP: L. Hawkins (1-1)
LP: M. Belisle (1-3)
(11-10)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee singled to right center, N. Perez scored
Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Kearns doubled to deep right center, A. Dunn scored
Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- A. Kearns walked, K. Griffey Jr. scored, S. Casey to third, J. Randa to second
- F. Lopez homered to deep right, S. Casey, J. Randa and A. Kearns scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- C. Patterson doubled to right, J. Hairston Jr. scored
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee homered to deep left center, C. Patterson scored
Top 7th: Cincinnati
- J. Cruz singled to right, A. Kearns scored, J. LaRue to second
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee homered to deep center, J. Hairston Jr. and N. Perez scored
Bot 9th: Chi Cubs
- C. Patterson homered to deep center
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jimenez 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .219
K. Griffey Jr. cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 .247
S. Casey 1b 4 1 1 0 1 1 0 .278
J. Randa 3b 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 .278
A. Dunn lf 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 .312
A. Kearns rf 4 2 2 2 1 1 1 .228
F. Lopez ss 4 1 1 4 1 1 0 .269
J. LaRue c 2 0 1 0 2 0 2 .216
A. Harang p 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .083
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .308
    J. Valentine p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 7 10 7 7 9 14  
 Batting
2B - A Kearns 2 (2, R Novoa, R Dempster); A Dunn (9, R Dempster).
HR - F Lopez (2, 3rd inning off R Dempster 3 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Kearns 2 (8), F Lopez 4 (6), J Cruz (2).
2-out RBI - A Kearns, F Lopez 4, J Cruz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Harang 1, D Jimenez 1, J LaRue 1.
GIDP - J Randa.
Team LOB - 9.
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Hairston Jr. 2b 4 2 1 0 1 0 0 .275
N. Perez ss 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 .393
C. Patterson cf 5 2 3 2 0 0 1 .299
D. Lee 1b 4 2 4 6 0 0 0 .430
J. Burnitz rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .272
T. Hollandsworth lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .233
J. Macias 3b 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .190
H. Blanco c 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .059
    M. Barrett ph-c 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .219
R. Dempster p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .100
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Grieve ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .667
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Rusch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Ramirez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .240
    L. Hawkins p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 8 14 8 2 4 9  
 Batting
2B - C Patterson (1, A Harang).
3B - N Perez (1, A Harang).
HR - D Lee 2 (7, 6th inning off A Harang 1 on, 0 Out, 7th inning off J Valentine 2 on, 1 Out), C Patterson (5, 9th inning off M Belisle 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J Macias.
RBI - D Lee 6 (27), C Patterson 2 (10).
2-out RBI - D Lee, C Patterson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Grieve 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - J Macias (1, 2nd base by A Harang/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Macias-J Hairston Jr-D Lee).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Harang 5.0 9 4 4 1 3 1 4.30
D. Weathers (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.25
J. Valentine (BS, 1) 0.1 2 3 3 1 0 1 6.00
K. Mercker 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
M. Belisle (L, 1-3) 1.1 1 1 1 0 1 1 6.35
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster 5.1 8 6 6 5 7 1 5.67
W. Ohman 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
R. Novoa 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 9.00
G. Rusch 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.02
L. Hawkins (W, 1-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.00
IBB - J LaRue (by R Dempster), F Lopez (by R Dempster).
Pitches-strikes - A Harang 94-67; D Weathers 13-8; J Valentine 19-11; K Mercker 22-14; M Belisle 16-11; R Dempster 97-54; W Ohman 7-3; R Novoa 24-14; G Rusch 7-4; L Hawkins 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Harang 2-8; D Weathers 1-2; J Valentine 0-1; K Mercker 1-1; M Belisle 2-1; R Dempster 6-3; W Ohman 2-0; R Novoa 2-1; G Rusch 1-2; L Hawkins 0-1.
Batters faced - A Harang 23; D Weathers 4; J Valentine 4; K Mercker 3; M Belisle 5; R Dempster 29; W Ohman 2; R Novoa 6; G Rusch 3; L Hawkins 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 38,114.
Weather: 48 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, out to right.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 28, 2005 3:27 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
F. Lopez F. Lopez
1-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Chi Cubs
D. Lee D. Lee
4-4, 2 HR
6 RBI