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

(28-24)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 7 2
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 4 1 2 0 1 X 8 11 2
WP: G. Maddux (6-4)
LP: B. Claussen (3-6)
(20-31)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez grounded out to pitcher
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to second
- K. Griffey Jr. flied out to left

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

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre struck out looking
- T. Womack grounded out to shortstop
- M. Murton grounded out to third

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

  Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn ground rule double to deep left center
- A. Kearns flied out to left
- J. Valentin flied out to center
- E. Encarnacion singled to right, A. Dunn scored, E. Encarnacion to third on right fielder J. Jones' throwing error
- R. Freel struck out looking

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

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez singled to left
- T. Walker singled to right, A. Ramirez to second
- R. Cedeno lined into double play right to third, A. Ramirez out at third
- J. Jones struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- B. Claussen grounded out to pitcher
- F. Lopez grounded out to pitcher
- S. Hatteberg flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco grounded out to pitcher
- G. Maddux grounded out to shortstop
- J. Pierre grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 4th: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to pitcher
- A. Dunn popped out to third
- A. Kearns flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- T. Womack grounded out to second
- M. Murton doubled to deep left
- A. Ramirez flied out to center
- T. Walker walked
- M. Murton to third on wild pitch
- R. Cedeno walked, T. Walker to second
- J. Jones doubled to deep right, T. Walker, R. Cedeno and M. Murton scored
- H. Blanco singled to center, J. Jones scored, H. Blanco out at second

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

  Top 5th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin grounded out to third
- E. Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop
- R. Freel singled to right
- B. Claussen singled to shortstop, R. Freel to second
- F. Lopez grounded into fielder's choice, B. Claussen out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 1, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- G. Maddux grounded out to second
- J. Pierre doubled to left
- J. Pierre stole third, J. Pierre scored on J. Valentin's throwing error
- T. Womack grounded out to second
- M. Murton grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Cincinnati 1, Chi Cubs 5

  Top 6th: Cincinnati
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to shortstop
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to right center
- A. Dunn doubled to deep right, K. Griffey Jr. to third
- A. Kearns grounded out to shortstop, K. Griffey Jr. scored, A. Dunn to third
- J. Valentin singled to center, A. Dunn scored
- D. Aardsma relieved G. Maddux
- E. Encarnacion popped out to shallow center

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 5

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- R. White relieved B. Claussen
- A. Ramirez singled to left
- T. Walker doubled to left center, A. Ramirez scored
- R. Cedeno reached on bunt single to third, T. Walker scored, R. Cedeno to third on E. Encarnacion's throwing error
- J. Jones struck out swinging
- H. Blanco struck out swinging
- F. Bynum hit for D. Aardsma
- F. Bynum struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 7

  Top 7th: Cincinnati
- R. Novoa relieved D. Aardsma
- R. Freel flied out to right
- Q. McCracken hit for R. White
- Q. McCracken grounded out to second
- F. Lopez walked
- S. Hatteberg struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 7

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- B. Shackelford relieved R. White
- J. Pierre walked
- J. Pierre to second on passed ball
- T. Womack reached on bunt single to third, J. Pierre to third
- J. Germano relieved B. Shackelford
- M. Murton hit by pitch, T. Womack to second
- A. Ramirez grounded out to catcher, J. Pierre out at home, T. Womack to third, M. Murton to second
- T. Walker intentionally walked
- R. Cedeno grounded into fielder's choice, T. Walker out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 7

  Top 8th: Cincinnati
- W. Ohman relieved R. Novoa
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out swinging
- A. Dunn popped out to right
- A. Kearns struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 7

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- K. Mercker relieved J. Germano
- J. Jones homered to deep right
- H. Blanco popped out to shallow right
- J. Hairston Jr. lined out to right
- J. Pierre grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 8

  Top 9th: Cincinnati
- R. Dempster relieved W. Ohman
- J. Valentin flied out to center
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- R. Freel safe at first on shortstop R. Cedeno's throwing error
- J. LaRue hit for K. Mercker
- J. LaRue grounded into fielder's choice, R. Freel out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 8
 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
A. Dunn A. Dunn
2-4
0 RBI
 Chi Cubs
J. Jones J. Jones
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI