Cincinnati 3, Chi Cubs 2
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(63-93)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 6 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 9 1
WP: A. Harang (15-11)
LP: R. Dempster (1-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep center
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper grounded out to second, E. Encarnacion scored, B. Phillips to second
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- B. Coats homered to deep right
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
- R. Olmedo scored on wild pitch
- R. Clayton singled to left, C. Denorfia scored, S. Hatteberg to third, R. Aurilia to second
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .290
F. Bynum 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .254
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Eyre p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .290
M. Murton lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .294
S. Moore 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .280
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    R. Theriot ph-2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .336
H. Blanco c 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .260
B. Coats rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .176
R. Cedeno ss 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 .245
J. Mateo p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    J. Mabry ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
 Totals 34 2 6 2 0 9 9  
 Batting
HR - A Ramirez (37, 4th inning off A Harang 0 on, 1 Out), B Coats (1, 8th inning off A Harang 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Ramirez (114), B Coats (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Coats 2, M Murton 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Pierre (56, 2nd base off A Harang/J LaRue), F Bynum (8, 2nd base off A Harang/J LaRue).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Denorfia cf 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .256
S. Hatteberg 1b 2 0 1 0 3 1 1 .288
R. Aurilia ss 4 0 0 0 1 0 4 .296
A. Dunn lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .239
    D. Wise lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .219
    R. Clayton ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .258
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .287
B. Phillips 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .281
N. Hopper rf 4 0 0 1 0 2 2 .267
J. LaRue c 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .187
    T. Hollandsworth ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .283
    R. Olmedo pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .216
A. Harang p 3 0 0 0 0 3 2 .114
    J. Castro ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .272
 Totals 34 3 9 2 6 10 17  
 Batting
2B - T Hollandsworth (5, R Dempster).
RBI - N Hopper (5), R Clayton (39).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Harang 1, E Encarnacion 1, N Hopper 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - S Hatteberg (4, ground ball).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Mateo 5.0 3 1 1 4 4 0 4.09
M. Wuertz 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.63
W. Ohman 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.22
B. Howry (H, 21) 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.18
R. Dempster (L, 1-9; BS, 9) 0.1 3 2 2 1 1 0 5.00
S. Eyre 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.85
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Harang (W, 15-11) 9.0 6 2 2 0 9 2 3.83
WP - R Dempster 2.
IBB - J LaRue (by J Mateo), R Aurilia (by R Dempster).
Pitches-strikes - J Mateo 86-46; M Wuertz 22-14; W Ohman 5-3; B Howry 16-14; R Dempster 24-11; S Eyre 11-8; A Harang 110-87.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Mateo 6-5; M Wuertz 2-1; W Ohman 0-0; B Howry 0-1; R Dempster 0-0; S Eyre 0-0; A Harang 8-10.
Batters faced - J Mateo 22; M Wuertz 6; W Ohman 1; B Howry 5; R Dempster 5; S Eyre 1; A Harang 34.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Adam Dowdy. 2B--Randy Marsh. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Ejections: CINCINNATI's Dunn by Nelson (1st).
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 22,226.
Weather: 69 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
CINCINNATI'S ADAM DUNN WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JEFF NELSON IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Monday, Sep 25, 2006 5:29 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
R. Clayton R. Clayton
1-1
1 RBI