Atlanta 9, Chi Cubs 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(40-44)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 4 6 0
Atlanta 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 6 X 9 14 0
WP: J. Foster (2-1)
LP: R. Novoa (2-2)
(49-37)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- N. Perez grounded out to second
- J. Macias struck out swinging
- T. Walker fouled out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Atlanta 0

  Bottom 1st: Atlanta
- R. Furcal singled to right center
- R. Furcal stole second
- K. Johnson struck out looking
- R. Furcal picked off at second, pitcher to second
- M. Giles flied out to deep right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Atlanta 0

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez grounded out to second
- T. Hollandsworth grounded out to third
- J. Burnitz walked
- M. Barrett flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Atlanta 0

  Bottom 2nd: Atlanta
- A. Jones flied out to center
- A. LaRoche singled to right
- B. McCann grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, A. LaRoche out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Atlanta 0

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- C. Patterson grounded out to second
- J. Williams struck out looking
- N. Perez flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Atlanta 0

  Bottom 3rd: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur grounded out to third
- P. Orr flied out to left
- J. Smoltz singled to shortstop
- R. Furcal lined out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Atlanta 0

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- J. Macias singled to left
- T. Walker doubled to deep left center, J. Macias to third
- A. Ramirez singled to right, J. Macias scored, T. Walker to third
- T. Hollandsworth hit sacrifice fly to deep center, T. Walker scored
- J. Burnitz grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Ramirez out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, Atlanta 0

  Bottom 4th: Atlanta
- K. Johnson singled to left
- M. Giles singled to left, K. Johnson to second
- A. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, K. Johnson to third, M. Giles out at second
- A. LaRoche grounded out to first, K. Johnson scored, A. Jones to second
- B. McCann walked
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, Atlanta 1

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- M. Barrett flied out to deep center
- C. Patterson reached on bunt single to first
- J. Williams sacrificed to first, C. Patterson to second
- N. Perez fouled out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, Atlanta 1

  Bottom 5th: Atlanta
- P. Orr walked
- J. Smoltz sacrificed to first, P. Orr to second
- R. Furcal homered to deep right, P. Orr scored
- K. Johnson singled to right
- M. Giles singled to right, K. Johnson to third
- A. Jones grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, M. Giles out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, Atlanta 3

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- J. Macias singled to shortstop
- T. Walker grounded into fielder's choice, J. Macias out at second
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, T. Walker scored
- T. Hollandsworth grounded out to shortstop
- J. Burnitz walked
- M. Barrett walked, J. Burnitz to second
- C. Patterson popped out to center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Atlanta 3

  Bottom 6th: Atlanta
- A. LaRoche flied out to center
- B. McCann grounded out to first
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Atlanta 3

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno hit for J. Williams
- R. Cedeno flied out to right center
- N. Perez flied out to left
- J. Macias grounded bunt out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Atlanta 3

  Bottom 7th: Atlanta
- W. Ohman relieved R. Cedeno
- P. Orr grounded out to second
- W. Betemit hit for J. Smoltz
- W. Betemit flied out to right
- R. Furcal walked
- K. Johnson struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Atlanta 3

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Foster relieved W. Betemit
- T. Walker flied out to deep center
- A. Ramirez flied out to right
- T. Hollandsworth grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Atlanta 3

  Bottom 8th: Atlanta
- R. Novoa relieved W. Ohman
- M. Giles tripled to deep right
- A. Jones homered to deep center, M. Giles scored
- A. LaRoche singled to right
- G. Rusch relieved R. Novoa
- B. McCann reached on fielder's choice, A. LaRoche to second
- R. Langerhans ran for A. LaRoche
- J. Francoeur homered to deep center, R. Langerhans and B. McCann scored
- P. Orr doubled to left
- J. Franco hit for J. Foster
- R. Dempster relieved T. Hollandsworth
- J. Hairston Jr. in left field
- J. Franco grounded out to second, P. Orr to third
- R. Furcal struck out swinging
- K. Johnson walked
- M. Giles singled to center, P. Orr scored, K. Johnson to second
- A. Jones grounded out to shortstop

  Top 1st: Chi Cubs

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Atlanta 0

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- R. Langerhans in right field
- C. Reitsma relieved J. Foster
- J. Franco at first

  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Burnitz grounded out to second
- M. Barrett struck out swinging
- C. Patterson fouled out to left
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Atlanta
M. Giles M. Giles
4-5
1 RBI