Cincinnati 8, Chi Cubs 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(51-62)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 8 13 1
Chi Cubs 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 8 2
WP: A. Harang (8-10)
LP: W. Ohman (2-2)
(54-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez flied out to left
- J. LaRue flied out to center
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to center
- A. Dunn flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- M. Lawton singled to left
- T. Walker singled to center, M. Lawton to second
- D. Lee popped out to shallow center
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep center
- J. Burnitz popped out to third

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 0, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- S. Casey doubled to deep center
- A. Kearns singled to right, S. Casey scored on right fielder J. Burnitz's fielding error
- E. Encarnacion grounded into double play third to second to first, A. Kearns out at second
- R. Olmedo singled to pitcher
- A. Harang struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Cincinnati 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- N. Garciaparra grounded out to shortstop
- C. Patterson reached on bunt single to third
- H. Blanco singled to center, C. Patterson to second
- M. Prior sacrificed to pitcher, C. Patterson to third, H. Blanco to second
- M. Lawton doubled to deep right, C. Patterson and H. Blanco scored
- T. Walker flied out to left

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Chi Cubs 2

  Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez struck out swinging
- J. LaRue doubled to deep right center
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out swinging
- A. Dunn struck out looking

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

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee doubled to left
- A. Ramirez flied out to right
- J. Burnitz struck out swinging
- N. Garciaparra grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 4th: Cincinnati
- S. Casey singled to center
- A. Kearns flied out to right
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- R. Olmedo struck out looking

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

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- C. Patterson struck out looking
- H. Blanco fouled out to third
- M. Prior singled to right, M. Prior to second on right fielder A. Kearns' fielding error
- M. Lawton grounded out to first

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

  Top 5th: Cincinnati
- A. Harang struck out swinging
- F. Lopez grounded out to second
- J. LaRue grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- T. Walker flied out to right center
- D. Lee flied out to right center
- A. Ramirez flied out to right

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

  Top 6th: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep left
- A. Dunn grounded out to second
- S. Casey grounded out to shortstop
- A. Kearns struck out looking

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

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- J. Burnitz popped out to third
- N. Garciaparra homered to deep left
- C. Patterson lined out to center
- H. Blanco flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 2, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 7th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep left
- R. Olmedo struck out swinging
- A. Harang struck out swinging
- F. Lopez struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- J. Macias hit for M. Prior
- J. Macias grounded out to second
- M. Lawton struck out swinging
- T. Walker flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 8th: Cincinnati
- W. Ohman relieved M. Prior
- J. LaRue homered to deep left
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out swinging
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- S. Casey grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 4, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Standridge relieved A. Harang
- D. Lee popped out to left
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep left
- K. Mercker relieved J. Standridge
- J. Burnitz struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Cincinnati
- S. Williamson relieved W. Ohman
- A. Kearns walked
- E. Encarnacion lined out to shortstop
- R. Olmedo singled to center, A. Kearns to third
- J. Cruz hit for K. Mercker
- R. Dempster relieved S. Williamson
- T. Hollandsworth in right field
- J. Cruz doubled to left, A. Kearns and R. Olmedo scored
- R. Freel ran for J. Cruz
- R. Freel to third on wild pitch
- F. Lopez struck out swinging
- J. LaRue singled to left, R. Freel scored
- K. Griffey Jr. safe at first on shortstop N. Garciaparra's fielding error, J. LaRue to second
- A. Dunn singled to left, J. LaRue scored, K. Griffey Jr. to second
- S. Casey grounded into fielder's choice, A. Dunn out at second

4 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
Cincinnati 8, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
- D. Weathers relieved K. Mercker
- R. Freel in left field
- N. Garciaparra struck out looking
- C. Patterson flied out to left center
- M. Barrett hit for H. Blanco
- M. Barrett struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 8, Chi Cubs 3
 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. LaRue J. LaRue
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
M. Lawton M. Lawton
2-4
2 RBI