Chi Cubs 8, Colorado 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(49-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 3 0 8 12 0
Colorado 0 1 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 7 7 0
WP: R. Novoa (2-0) S: R. Dempster (23)
LP: M. Corpas (0-1)
(57-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Colorado
- R. Spilborghs singled to center, M. Holliday scored
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- C. Izturis singled to center, J. Pierre and C. Marmol scored
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, C. Izturis scored
Bot 3rd: Colorado
- G. Atkins homered to deep left, J. Carroll, T. Helton and B. Kim scored
Bot 5th: Colorado
- Y. Torrealba singled to center, B. Hawpe scored, R. Spilborghs to third
Bot 6th: Colorado
- M. Holliday singled to left center, T. Helton scored, G. Atkins to second, G. Atkins out at third
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre grounded out to second, A. Pagan scored
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot doubled to deep left, P. Nevin, M. Barrett and A. Ramirez scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .283
C. Izturis ss 5 1 1 2 0 1 1 .248
J. Jones rf 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 .279
A. Ramirez 3b 5 2 2 2 0 1 2 .277
J. Mabry 1b 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .227
    P. Nevin ph-1b 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .240
M. Barrett c 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .330
M. Murton lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .295
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    R. Theriot ph 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 .360
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
N. Perez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .253
C. Marmol p 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .250
    A. Pagan lf 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 .299
 Totals 38 8 12 8 2 7 11  
 Batting
2B - J Pierre (26, B Kim); R Theriot (3, M Corpas).
3B - A Pagan (1, R Ramirez).
HR - A Ramirez (28, 3rd inning off B Kim 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - C Izturis 2 (16), A Ramirez 2 (81), J Pierre (26), R Theriot 3 (4).
2-out RBI - A Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Ramirez 1, J Pierre 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Pierre (42, 2nd base off B Kim/Y Torrealba).
CS - M Barrett (1, 2nd base by B Kim/Y Torrealba).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Pagan (G Atkins at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (N Perez-J Mabry).
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Carroll 2b 3 1 1 0 2 1 0 .303
T. Helton 1b 3 2 0 0 2 1 3 .289
G. Atkins 3b 3 1 1 4 2 0 0 .309
M. Holliday lf 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 .326
B. Hawpe rf 4 1 0 0 1 2 1 .301
R. Spilborghs cf 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .314
    C. Sullivan cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
Y. Torrealba c 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .253
C. Barmes ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .236
B. Kim p 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .162
    J. Smith ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
    R. Ramirez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667
    T. Martin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Corpas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Freeman ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
    B. Fuentes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 7 7 7 10 5 9  
 Batting
HR - G Atkins (19, 3rd inning off C Marmol 3 on, 0 Out).
RBI - R Spilborghs (13), G Atkins 4 (80), Y Torrealba (36), M Holliday (71).
2-out RBI - Y Torrealba, M Holliday.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Hawpe 1, T Helton 1, C Barmes 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - R Spilborghs (1, 2nd base off C Marmol/M Barrett), M Holliday (7, 2nd base off R Dempster/M Barrett).
Picked Off - J Carroll (1st base, C Marmol).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (Y Torrealba-J Carroll).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Marmol 5.0 5 6 6 8 1 1 5.50
R. Novoa (W, 2-0) 2.0 1 1 1 2 1 0 4.66
B. Howry (H, 19) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.14
R. Dempster (S, 23) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.98
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Kim 6.0 7 4 4 1 5 1 4.65
R. Ramirez (H, 9) 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.96
T. Martin (H, 7) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 4.71
M. Corpas (L, 0-1; BS, 1) 0.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 2.53
R. King 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.35
B. Fuentes 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.42
WP - M Corpas.
Pitches-strikes - C Marmol 106-52; R Novoa 28-18; B Howry 10-8; R Dempster 21-12; B Kim 87-57; R Ramirez 4-2; T Martin 14-9; M Corpas 8-4; R King 9-5; B Fuentes 11-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Marmol 6-6; R Novoa 3-1; B Howry 1-0; R Dempster 0-2; B Kim 7-5; R Ramirez 1-0; T Martin 1-1; M Corpas 0-0; R King 0-1; B Fuentes 2-1.
Batters faced - C Marmol 26; R Novoa 8; B Howry 3; R Dempster 4; B Kim 25; R Ramirez 2; T Martin 4; M Corpas 4; R King 2; B Fuentes 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Travis Reininger. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Jim Wolf. 3B--Joe West.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 35,408.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, out to left.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 13, 2006 6:10 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Colorado
G. Atkins G. Atkins
1-3, 1 HR
4 RBI