Chi Cubs 11, Cincinnati 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(73-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 8 0
Chi Cubs 7 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 X 11 17 0
WP: C. Zambrano (15-6)
LP: E. Milton (8-8)
(61-89)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez singled to left, J. Pierre scored, R. Theriot to second
- J. Jones homered to deep left, A. Ramirez and R. Theriot scored
- R. Cedeno homered to deep left center, H. Blanco scored
- C. Zambrano homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton homered to deep center
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot homered to deep left center
- H. Blanco singled to left, J. Jones scored
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot homered to deep left center
Top 9th: Cincinnati
- T. Hollandsworth doubled to right, C. Denorfia scored, J. Valentin to third
- R. Olmedo grounded out to second, J. Valentin scored, T. Hollandsworth to third
- N. Hopper singled to shortstop, T. Hollandsworth scored
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Wise cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .174
S. Hatteberg 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .293
R. Aurilia ss 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 .303
    J. Castro ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
A. Dunn lf 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .236
    C. Denorfia lf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .226
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .289
J. Valentin c 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .274
T. Hollandsworth rf 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .239
R. Olmedo 2b 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 .200
E. Milton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
    S. Kim p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    B. Harris ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    J. Johnson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Clayton ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .259
    J. Standridge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ross ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .262
    M. Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Majewski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    N. Hopper ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .333
 Totals 33 3 8 3 4 7 16  
 Batting
2B - J Valentin (6, C Zambrano); R Clayton (29, C Zambrano); T Hollandsworth (4, R Dempster).
RBI - T Hollandsworth (7), R Olmedo (3), N Hopper (3).
2-out RBI - N Hopper.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ross 1, D Wise 1, R Olmedo 1.
GIDP - J Valentin, A Dunn.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Castro-R Olmedo-S Hatteberg).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .291
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Theriot 2b 5 3 3 2 0 0 1 .316
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .289
    S. Moore 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
M. Murton lf 4 1 1 1 1 2 3 .295
J. Jones rf 4 2 2 3 0 2 1 .285
    A. Pagan rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .268
H. Blanco 1b 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 .271
R. Cedeno ss 4 1 1 2 0 0 3 .248
G. Soto c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
C. Zambrano p 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .152
    B. Coats ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .100
 Totals 40 11 17 11 1 4 13  
 Batting
2B - H Blanco (13, E Milton).
3B - J Jones (1, J Johnson).
HR - J Jones (26, 1st inning off E Milton 2 on, 1 Out), R Cedeno (6, 1st inning off E Milton 1 on, 1 Out), C Zambrano (5, 1st inning off S Kim 0 on, 2 Out), M Murton (12, 2nd inning off S Kim 0 on, 1 Out), R Theriot 2 (3, 4th inning off J Johnson 0 on, 0 Out, 6th inning off J Standridge 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Ramirez (103), J Jones 3 (76), R Cedeno 2 (37), C Zambrano (10), M Murton (58), R Theriot 2 (13), H Blanco (28).
2-out RBI - C Zambrano, H Blanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blanco 1, R Cedeno 1.
GIDP - B Coats.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (H Blanco-R Cedeno-C Zambrano, R Theriot-A Ramirez-H Blanco).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Milton (L, 8-8) 0.1 6 6 6 0 1 2 5.19
S. Kim 1.2 3 2 2 0 1 2 12.51
J. Johnson 2.0 3 2 2 0 0 1 4.50
J. Standridge 2.0 3 1 1 0 2 1 4.00
M. Belisle 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.45
G. Majewski 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.61
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 15-6) 7.0 4 0 0 4 6 0 3.38
R. Novoa 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.27
R. Dempster 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 0 4.91
HBP - G Soto (by J Johnson).
Pitches-strikes - E Milton 22-18; S Kim 29-18; J Johnson 31-21; J Standridge 36-21; M Belisle 8-6; G Majewski 19-12; C Zambrano 109-67; R Novoa 8-5; R Dempster 24-19.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Milton 0-0; S Kim 3-1; J Johnson 4-2; J Standridge 4-0; M Belisle 3-0; G Majewski 3-0; C Zambrano 10-5; R Novoa 1-2; R Dempster 2-0.
Batters faced - E Milton 7; S Kim 8; J Johnson 10; J Standridge 9; M Belisle 3; G Majewski 5; C Zambrano 27; R Novoa 3; R Dempster 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Chad Fairchild. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Time: 2:39.
Attendance: 39,164.
Weather: 80 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
CHICAGO'S RONNY CEDENO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 17, 2006 5:08 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. Valentin J. Valentin
2-4
0 RBI
 Chi Cubs
R. Theriot R. Theriot
3-5, 2 HR
2 RBI