Cincinnati 5, Chi Cubs 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(63-94)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 X 5 6 2
WP: S. Schoeneweis (2-0) S: D. Weathers (12)
LP: S. Eyre (1-3)
(77-79)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre singled to right
- R. Theriot lined out to center
- A. Ramirez walked, J. Pierre to second
- M. Murton safe at first on shortstop R. Aurilia's fielding error, J. Pierre to third, A. Ramirez to second
- A. Pagan safe at first on catcher D. Ross' fielding error, J. Pierre scored, A. Ramirez to third, M. Murton to second
- J. Mabry grounded out to first, A. Ramirez scored, M. Murton to third, A. Pagan to second
- H. Blanco singled to left, A. Pagan and M. Murton scored, H. Blanco to second advancing on throw
- R. Cedeno intentionally walked
- W. Miller struck out swinging

4 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- C. Denorfia grounded out to second
- S. Hatteberg singled to right
- R. Aurilia flied out to right
- A. Dunn struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre grounded out to pitcher
- R. Theriot struck out swinging
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion walked
- B. Phillips flied out to left
- T. Hollandsworth flied out to center
- D. Ross flied out to deep left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton doubled to left
- A. Pagan flied out to center
- J. Mabry fouled out to third
- H. Blanco struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- B. Arroyo flied out to right
- C. Denorfia struck out swinging
- S. Hatteberg walked
- R. Aurilia flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno fouled out to third
- W. Miller flied out to left center
- J. Pierre tripled to deep center
- R. Theriot popped out to second

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn walked
- E. Encarnacion fouled out to first
- B. Phillips singled to right, A. Dunn to second
- T. Hollandsworth popped out to third
- D. Ross flied out to center

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

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez grounded out to third
- M. Murton lined out to shortstop
- A. Pagan grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- B. Arroyo popped out to shallow right
- C. Denorfia flied out to right center
- S. Hatteberg singled to center
- R. Aurilia flied out to right

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

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- J. Mabry struck out swinging
- H. Blanco flied out to center
- R. Cedeno struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- R. Novoa relieved W. Miller
- A. Dunn flied out to left
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- B. Phillips grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- F. Bynum hit for R. Novoa
- F. Bynum popped out to second
- J. Pierre grounded out to second
- R. Theriot grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- D. Aardsma relieved R. Novoa
- T. Hollandsworth popped out to shallow left
- D. Ross grounded out to first
- R. Olmedo hit for B. Arroyo
- R. Olmedo walked
- C. Denorfia walked, R. Olmedo to second
- W. Ohman relieved D. Aardsma
- R. Clayton hit for S. Hatteberg
- R. Clayton walked, R. Olmedo to third, C. Denorfia to second
- M. Wuertz relieved W. Ohman
- R. Aurilia singled to right, R. Olmedo and C. Denorfia scored, R. Clayton to second
- S. Eyre relieved M. Wuertz
- A. Dunn struck out swinging

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 2

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- R. Clayton at shortstop
- R. Aurilia at first
- T. Coffey relieved B. Arroyo
- A. Ramirez doubled to deep center
- M. Murton struck out swinging
- S. Schoeneweis relieved T. Coffey
- A. Ramirez to third on wild pitch
- A. Pagan walked
- J. Mabry struck out swinging
- H. Blanco struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop
- B. Phillips walked
- N. Hopper hit for T. Hollandsworth
- N. Hopper singled to center, B. Phillips to third
- D. Ross struck out swinging
- K. Griffey Jr. hit for S. Schoeneweis
- K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep right, B. Phillips and N. Hopper scored
- C. Denorfia grounded out to shortstop

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 5

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- D. Wise in left field
- N. Hopper in right field
- D. Weathers relieved S. Schoeneweis
- S. Moore hit for R. Cedeno
- S. Moore struck out looking
- J. Jones hit for S. Eyre
- J. Jones lined out to shortstop
- J. Pierre flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 5
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
J. Pierre J. Pierre
2-5
0 RBI
 Cincinnati
K. Griffey Jr. K. Griffey Jr.
1-1, 1 HR
3 RBI