Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(57-84)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 7 9 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 5 10 0
WP: J. Bayliss (1-0) S: S. Torres (4)
LP: S. Eyre (0-2)
(56-84)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- X. Nady singled to left, C. Duffy scored, J. Wilson to second
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- H. Cota hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Doumit scored
- S. Chacon doubled to deep right, J. Castillo scored
- C. Duffy singled to right, S. Chacon scored
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, F. Bynum scored
- S. Moore doubled to right, A. Pagan scored
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- C. Marmol homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- S. Moore homered to deep left center
Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy homered to deep center
- X. Nady homered to deep right
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Duffy cf 4 3 4 3 1 0 0 .226
J. Wilson ss 3 0 0 0 2 1 1 .273
X. Nady rf 5 1 2 2 0 1 1 .289
J. Bay lf 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .284
R. Doumit 1b 4 1 1 0 1 2 3 .204
    J. Randa 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
J. Bautista 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .248
J. Castillo 2b 4 1 0 0 0 2 3 .268
H. Cota c 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 .192
S. Chacon p 3 1 1 1 0 2 1 .167
    J. Perez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Sharpless p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Burnitz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .232
    D. Marte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Bayliss p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 34 7 9 7 6 11 17  
 Batting
2B - S Chacon (1, S Marshall).
HR - C Duffy 2 (2, 1st inning off S Marshall 0 on, 0 Out, 9th inning off S Eyre 0 on, 0 Out), X Nady (16, 9th inning off R Dempster 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - H Cota.
RBI - C Duffy 3 (15), X Nady 2 (57), H Cota (5), S Chacon (1).
2-out RBI - X Nady, S Chacon, C Duffy.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Wilson 1, J Bay 1, J Bautista 2.
GIDP - J Castillo.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Duffy 2 (18, 2nd base off S Marshall/H Blanco 2).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Wilson-J Castillo-R Doumit, J Wilson-J Randa).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .289
F. Bynum 2b 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .250
    R. Theriot ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .329
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .280
J. Jones rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .286
A. Pagan lf 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 .271
    M. Murton ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .296
S. Moore 1b 3 1 2 2 0 0 1 .400
    D. Lee 1b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .301
H. Blanco c 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .266
R. Cedeno ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .243
S. Marshall p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143
    C. Marmol p 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .261
    B. Coats ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
    L. Walrond p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Aardsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    S. Eyre p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mabry ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216
 Totals 35 5 10 5 2 7 13  
 Batting
2B - H Blanco (10, S Chacon); F Bynum (4, S Chacon); S Moore (1, S Chacon).
HR - A Ramirez (32, 4th inning off S Chacon 1 on, 0 Out), C Marmol (1, 5th inning off S Chacon 0 on, 0 Out), S Moore (1, 6th inning off S Chacon 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Ramirez 2 (93), S Moore 2 (2), C Marmol (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Pierre 1, R Cedeno 1.
GIDP - S Moore, J Mabry.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cedeno-F Bynum-S Moore).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Chacon 6.0 8 5 5 2 5 3 6.33
J. Perez 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
J. Sharpless 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.69
D. Marte 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.93
J. Bayliss (W, 1-0) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.14
S. Torres (S, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.47
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Marshall 4.0 7 5 5 2 1 1 5.27
C. Marmol 2.0 0 0 0 1 4 0 5.35
L. Walrond 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 15.19
D. Aardsma 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 4.46
R. Novoa 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.35
S. Eyre (L, 0-2) 0.1 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.78
R. Dempster 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 4.66
WP - S Marshall.
Pitches-strikes - S Chacon 97-60; J Perez 2-1; J Sharpless 6-4; D Marte 11-6; J Bayliss 2-1; S Torres 12-8; S Marshall 69-44; C Marmol 32-20; L Walrond 4-0; D Aardsma 27-14; R Novoa 9-7; S Eyre 7-4; R Dempster 21-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Chacon 8-5; J Perez 1-0; J Sharpless 0-2; D Marte 0-1; J Bayliss 0-1; S Torres 2-0; S Marshall 8-3; C Marmol 1-1; L Walrond 0-0; D Aardsma 2-0; R Novoa 0-0; S Eyre 0-0; R Dempster 1-0.
Batters faced - S Chacon 27; J Perez 1; J Sharpless 2; D Marte 3; J Bayliss 1; S Torres 3; S Marshall 20; C Marmol 7; L Walrond 1; D Aardsma 5; R Novoa 2; S Eyre 2; R Dempster 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Larry Young. 3B--Tom Hallion.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 27,105.
Weather: 80 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY PITTSBURGH'S CHRIS DUFFY LED OFF THE GAME.
THE HOME RUN BY CHICAGO'S CARLOS MARMOL IN THE FIFTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 7, 2006 5:35 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
C. Duffy C. Duffy
4-4, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
S. Moore S. Moore
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI