Cincinnati 7, Chi Cubs 1
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(23-36)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
Cincinnati 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 2 X 7 10 0
WP: B. Arroyo (8-2)
LP: G. Rusch (2-6)
(36-24)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- T. Womack homered to deep right
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia doubled to deep center, F. Lopez scored
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips homered to deep left, S. Hatteberg scored
- D. Ross homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
- D. Ross hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Hatteberg scored, B. Phillips to third
- R. Freel singled to left, B. Phillips scored, J. Valentin to second
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
T. Womack 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .296
M. Barrett c 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .297
T. Walker 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .306
A. Ramirez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .238
J. Jones rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302
M. Murton lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    N. Perez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Cedeno ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .292
G. Rusch p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    D. Aardsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Bynum lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
 Totals 31 1 5 1 0 4 4  
 Batting
HR - T Womack (1, 1st inning off B Arroyo 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - T Womack (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Walker 1.
GIDP - A Ramirez.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cedeno-T Womack-T Walker).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 5 1 3 2 0 2 0 .283
F. Lopez ss 4 1 2 0 1 2 2 .286
R. Aurilia 3b 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .271
A. Dunn lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .228
A. Kearns rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .282
S. Hatteberg 1b 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .289
B. Phillips 2b 4 2 2 2 0 1 1 .316
D. Ross c 2 1 1 2 1 0 2 .344
B. Arroyo p 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 .143
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Valentin ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .224
    E. Yan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 7 10 7 5 10 16  
 Batting
2B - R Aurilia (10, G Rusch).
HR - R Freel (4, 3rd inning off G Rusch 0 on, 0 Out), B Phillips (6, 4th inning off G Rusch 1 on, 1 Out), D Ross (6, 4th inning off G Rusch 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - D Ross.
RBI - R Aurilia (24), R Freel 2 (12), B Phillips 2 (36), D Ross 2 (18).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Aurilia 2, A Kearns 1.
GIDP - A Kearns.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - R Freel (13, 2nd base off D Aardsma/M Barrett), F Lopez (18, 2nd base off R Novoa/M Barrett), B Phillips (12, 2nd base off R Novoa/M Barrett).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Phillips-F Lopez-S Hatteberg).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Rusch (L, 2-6) 3.2 7 5 5 1 5 3 7.29
D. Aardsma 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 7.36
W. Ohman 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4.39
R. Novoa 1.1 2 2 2 3 0 0 4.88
B. Howry 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.22
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo (W, 8-2) 7.0 5 1 1 0 3 1 2.31
K. Mercker 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.39
E. Yan 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.80
IBB - A Dunn (by R Novoa).
HBP - S Hatteberg (by W Ohman).
Pitches-strikes - G Rusch 78-47; D Aardsma 10-4; W Ohman 26-18; R Novoa 41-20; B Howry 9-7; B Arroyo 111-78; K Mercker 12-10; E Yan 13-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Rusch 2-4; D Aardsma 0-1; W Ohman 0-2; R Novoa 2-2; B Howry 0-1; B Arroyo 11-7; K Mercker 2-1; E Yan 1-1.
Batters faced - G Rusch 19; D Aardsma 2; W Ohman 7; R Novoa 8; B Howry 3; B Arroyo 25; K Mercker 3; E Yan 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Sam Holbrook. 2B--Randy Marsh. 3B--Angel Hernandez.
Time: 2:34.
Attendance: 26,059.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CINCINNATI'S BRANDON PHILLIPS AND DAVID ROSS IN THE FOURTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK. ROSS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH THE HOME RUN.

Updated on Friday, Jun 9, 2006 4:57 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
T. Womack T. Womack
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
R. Freel R. Freel
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI