Chi Cubs 8, Colorado 7
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(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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre grounded out to second
- C. Izturis grounded out to second
- J. Jones walked
- A. Ramirez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Colorado 0

  Bottom 1st: Colorado
- J. Carroll walked
- T. Helton struck out swinging
- J. Carroll picked off at first, pitcher to first
- G. Atkins lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Colorado 0

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- J. Mabry struck out swinging
- M. Barrett lined out to center
- M. Murton grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, Colorado 0

  Bottom 2nd: Colorado
- M. Holliday walked
- B. Hawpe flied out to deep center, M. Holliday to second
- R. Spilborghs singled to center, M. Holliday scored
- Y. Torrealba lined out to left center
- R. Spilborghs stole second
- C. Barmes grounded out to third

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

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- N. Perez flied out to center
- C. Marmol singled to right
- J. Pierre ground rule double to deep center, C. Marmol to third
- C. Izturis singled to center, J. Pierre and C. Marmol scored
- J. Jones grounded out to second, C. Izturis to second
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, C. Izturis scored
- J. Mabry fouled out to right

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 1

  Bottom 3rd: Colorado
- B. Kim singled to center
- J. Carroll singled to left, B. Kim to second
- T. Helton walked, B. Kim to third, J. Carroll to second
- G. Atkins homered to deep left, J. Carroll, T. Helton and B. Kim scored
- M. Holliday lined out to center
- B. Hawpe grounded out to second
- R. Spilborghs grounded out to shortstop

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 5

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. Barrett singled to center
- M. Murton grounded into fielder's choice, M. Barrett out at second
- N. Perez grounded into fielder's choice, M. Murton out at second
- C. Marmol lined out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 5

  Bottom 4th: Colorado
- Y. Torrealba grounded out to first
- C. Barmes flied out to deep left
- B. Kim walked
- J. Carroll walked, B. Kim to second
- T. Helton grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 5

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre singled to right
- J. Pierre stole second
- C. Izturis struck out looking
- J. Jones grounded out to second, J. Pierre to third
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 5

  Bottom 5th: Colorado
- G. Atkins walked
- M. Holliday lined into double play, G. Atkins out at first
- B. Hawpe walked
- R. Spilborghs walked, B. Hawpe to second
- Y. Torrealba singled to center, B. Hawpe scored, R. Spilborghs to third
- C. Barmes grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 6

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- J. Mabry struck out swinging
- M. Barrett singled to left
- M. Murton struck out swinging, M. Barrett caught stealing, catcher to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 6

  Bottom 6th: Colorado
- R. Novoa relieved C. Marmol
- A. Pagan in left field
- J. Smith hit for B. Kim
- J. Smith lined out to left
- J. Carroll grounded out to third
- T. Helton walked
- G. Atkins walked, T. Helton to second
- M. Holliday singled to left center, T. Helton scored, G. Atkins to second, G. Atkins out at third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Colorado 7

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- R. Ramirez relieved B. Kim
- N. Perez grounded out to second
- A. Pagan tripled to deep center
- T. Martin relieved R. Ramirez
- J. Pierre grounded out to second, A. Pagan scored
- C. Izturis lined out to left center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, Colorado 7

  Bottom 7th: Colorado
- B. Hawpe struck out swinging
- R. Spilborghs grounded out to second
- Y. Torrealba grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, Colorado 7

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- C. Sullivan in center field
- J. Jones struck out swinging
- A. Ramirez singled to center
- P. Nevin hit for J. Mabry
- M. Corpas relieved T. Martin
- P. Nevin singled to right, A. Ramirez to second
- A. Ramirez to third, P. Nevin to second on wild pitch
- M. Barrett walked
- R. Theriot hit for R. Novoa
- R. Theriot doubled to deep left, P. Nevin, M. Barrett and A. Ramirez scored
- N. Perez singled to center, R. Theriot to third
- R. King relieved M. Corpas
- A. Pagan struck out swinging
- J. Pierre flied out to deep center

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 8, Colorado 7

  Bottom 8th: Colorado
- P. Nevin at first
- B. Howry relieved R. Novoa
- C. Barmes grounded out to pitcher
- C. Freeman hit for R. King
- C. Freeman struck out swinging
- J. Carroll struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 8, Colorado 7

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- B. Fuentes relieved R. King
- C. Izturis flied out to deep center
- J. Jones grounded out to second
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 8, Colorado 7

  Bottom 9th: Colorado
- R. Dempster relieved B. Howry
- T. Helton popped out to shallow left
- G. Atkins flied out to right
- M. Holliday singled to center
- M. Holliday stole second
- B. Hawpe struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 8, Colorado 7
 
 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