Chi Cubs 8, NY Mets 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(38-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 8 12 0
NY Mets 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 7 11 0
WP: G. Maddux (8-11) S: R. Dempster (17)
LP: S. Trachsel (9-5)
(59-40)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- M. Barrett homered to deep left center
- P. Nevin doubled to left, A. Ramirez and J. Jones scored
Bot 1st: NY Mets
- C. Delgado singled to left center, P. Lo Duca and C. Beltran scored
- C. Floyd grounded into fielder's choice, C. Delgado scored, D. Wright out at second
Bot 4th: NY Mets
- X. Nady doubled to deep center, C. Floyd scored
Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, M. Barrett scored
- J. Jones homered to deep center
- J. Pierre singled to center, P. Nevin and N. Perez scored
Bot 7th: NY Mets
- P. Lo Duca grounded out to second, C. Woodward scored, J. Valentin to third, J. Reyes to second
- C. Beltran hit sacrifice fly to left center, J. Valentin scored
- D. Wright singled to center, J. Reyes scored, C. Delgado to second
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 0 1 2 1 0 1 .278
R. Cedeno ss 5 0 0 0 0 3 5 .248
M. Barrett c 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 .335
A. Ramirez 3b 3 2 1 2 2 0 0 .266
J. Jones rf 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 .293
P. Nevin 1b 5 1 2 2 0 0 1 .259
M. Murton lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .281
N. Perez 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .254
G. Maddux p 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .098
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Eyre p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 8 12 8 3 6 15  
 Batting
2B - J Jones (23, S Trachsel); P Nevin 2 (4, S Trachsel 2).
HR - M Barrett (11, 1st inning off S Trachsel 0 on, 2 Out), A Ramirez (22, 5th inning off S Trachsel 1 on, 0 Out), J Jones (16, 5th inning off S Trachsel 0 on, 0 Out).
S - G Maddux.
RBI - M Barrett (38), P Nevin 2 (21), A Ramirez 2 (63), J Jones (49), J Pierre 2 (19).
2-out RBI - M Barrett, P Nevin 2, J Pierre 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Cedeno 3, M Murton 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Pierre (37, 2nd base off H Bell/P Lo Duca).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (N Perez-R Cedeno-P Nevin).
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 4 1 0 0 1 2 1 .289
P. Lo Duca c 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 .301
C. Beltran cf 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .274
C. Delgado 1b 3 1 2 2 1 0 1 .258
D. Wright 3b 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .317
C. Floyd lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .253
X. Nady rf 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .266
C. Woodward 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .233
    C. Bradford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Chavez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
    D. Sanchez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Trachsel p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .125
    H. Bell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Valentin ph-2b 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .283
 Totals 36 7 11 7 2 6 11  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran (24, G Maddux); C Floyd (14, G Maddux); X Nady (14, G Maddux).
SF - C Beltran.
RBI - C Delgado 2 (67), C Floyd (35), X Nady (39), P Lo Duca (32), C Beltran (80), D Wright (80).
2-out RBI - D Wright.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Floyd 1, J Reyes 1.
GIDP - C Delgado.
Team LOB - 5.
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Maddux (W, 8-11) 6.0 10 7 7 1 4 0 4.83
M. Wuertz (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.00
S. Eyre (H, 12) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.20
B. Howry (H, 14) 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.56
R. Dempster (S, 17) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.23
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Trachsel (L, 9-5) 4.2 10 8 8 3 3 3 5.14
H. Bell 2.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.20
C. Bradford 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.62
D. Sanchez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.70
WP - S Trachsel.
Pitches-strikes - G Maddux 88-63; M Wuertz 2-2; S Eyre 8-2; B Howry 21-13; R Dempster 9-7; S Trachsel 101-59; H Bell 35-23; C Bradford 15-12; D Sanchez 9-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Maddux 9-5; M Wuertz 1-0; S Eyre 0-1; B Howry 1-2; R Dempster 2-0; S Trachsel 8-3; H Bell 3-2; C Bradford 2-0; D Sanchez 2-1.
Batters faced - G Maddux 28; M Wuertz 1; S Eyre 2; B Howry 5; R Dempster 3; S Trachsel 27; H Bell 9; C Bradford 3; D Sanchez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Kerwin Danley. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Bob Davidson.
Time: 3:09.
Attendance: 45,631.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S ARAMIS RAMIREZ AND JACQUE JONES IN THE FIFTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Monday, Jul 24, 2006 10:42 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
P. Nevin P. Nevin
2-5
2 RBI
 NY Mets
C. Delgado C. Delgado
2-3
2 RBI