Cincinnati 9, Chi Cubs 6
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 14 2
Cincinnati 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 5 X 9 14 0
WP: B. Shackelford (1-0)
LP: R. Novoa (2-3)
(40-55)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia homered to deep left
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno doubled to deep center, J. Burnitz scored
- G. Maddux singled to right, R. Cedeno scored, M. Murton to second
- T. Walker homered to deep right, M. Murton and G. Maddux scored
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin homered to deep right, W. Pena scored
Bot 6th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
- W. Pena scored, J. Valentin to third on balk
- A. Kearns singled to center, J. Valentin and S. Casey scored, K. Griffey Jr. to third, A. Kearns to second advancing on throw
- R. Aurilia singled to center, K. Griffey Jr. and A. Kearns scored, A. Dunn to third, R. Aurilia to second advancing on throw
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Hairston Jr. cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .264
T. Walker 2b 5 1 2 3 0 0 1 .308
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077
D. Lee 1b 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .372
A. Ramirez 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .310
M. Barrett c 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 .276
J. Burnitz rf 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 .285
R. Cedeno ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .244
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Macias 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
M. Murton lf 2 1 1 0 2 1 2 .421
G. Maddux p 3 1 1 1 0 1 4 .238
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    N. Perez ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 40 6 14 6 2 3 18  
 Batting
2B - R Cedeno (2, E Milton); M Barrett (17, E Milton); J Burnitz (22, E Milton).
HR - T Walker (7, 4th inning off E Milton 2 on, 2 Out), A Ramirez (25, 9th inning off M Belisle 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Cedeno (3), G Maddux (3), T Walker 3 (25), A Ramirez (70).
2-out RBI - T Walker 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Barrett 1, M Murton 1.
GIDP - G Maddux.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - M Barrett (4, throw); D Lee (5, ground ball).
DP - 1 (G Maddux-R Cedeno-D Lee).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .291
    S. Casey ph-1b 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .308
F. Lopez ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 .304
K. Griffey Jr. cf 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .290
A. Kearns rf 5 1 3 2 0 0 2 .234
A. Dunn 1b-lf 4 0 0 0 1 2 7 .240
R. Aurilia 2b-3b 5 1 3 3 0 1 3 .258
W. Pena lf 5 2 1 0 0 3 3 .263
    M. Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
J. Valentin c 3 3 2 3 1 1 0 .277
E. Milton p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .171
    J. Standridge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .227
    T. Coffey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Shackelford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Olmedo ph-2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .529
 Totals 37 9 14 8 5 9 20  
 Batting
2B - A Kearns (12, G Maddux).
HR - R Aurilia (10, 2nd inning off G Maddux 0 on, 0 Out), J Valentin 2 (9, 4th inning off G Maddux 1 on, 1 Out, 6th inning off M Wuertz 0 on, 2 Out).
S - R Olmedo.
RBI - R Aurilia 3 (40), J Valentin 3 (26), A Kearns 2 (27).
2-out RBI - J Valentin, A Kearns 2, R Aurilia 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 2, F Lopez 1, R Aurilia 2, W Pena 2.
GIDP - A Dunn.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - W Pena (2, 2nd base off G Maddux/M Barrett), R Freel (22, 2nd base off W Ohman/M Barrett).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (F Lopez-R Aurilia-A Dunn).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Maddux 5.0 9 3 3 0 4 2 4.55
M. Wuertz (H, 9) 1.0 2 1 1 0 3 1 4.35
W. Ohman 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.45
R. Novoa (L, 2-3; BS, 3) 1.1 1 3 3 2 1 0 4.66
R. Dempster 0.2 2 2 2 2 1 0 4.13
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Milton 4.0 11 5 5 1 1 1 7.08
J. Standridge 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.15
T. Coffey 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 5.40
B. Shackelford (W, 1-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.00
M. Belisle 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.10
IBB - M Murton (by J Standridge), K Griffey Jr (by R Dempster), A Dunn (by R Dempster).
BALK - R Novoa.
Pitches-strikes - G Maddux 71-51; M Wuertz 17-11; W Ohman 13-6; R Novoa 27-14; R Dempster 29-13; E Milton 83-51; J Standridge 22-13; T Coffey 12-8; B Shackelford 10-5; M Belisle 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Maddux 7-4; M Wuertz 0-0; W Ohman 0-0; R Novoa 2-1; R Dempster 1-0; E Milton 3-8; J Standridge 4-1; T Coffey 0-2; B Shackelford 2-1; M Belisle 2-1.
Batters faced - G Maddux 23; M Wuertz 5; W Ohman 2; R Novoa 7; R Dempster 6; E Milton 24; J Standridge 6; T Coffey 5; B Shackelford 3; M Belisle 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Vanover. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Randy Marsh.
Time: 3:15.
Attendance: 36,498.
Weather: 84 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Jul 22, 2005 4:32 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
T. Walker T. Walker
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
R. Aurilia R. Aurilia
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI