Atlanta 8, Chi Cubs 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(5-9)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 9 0
Atlanta 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 X 8 11 1
WP: O. Villarreal (1-0) S: B. Wickman (5)
LP: S. Eyre (0-1)
(10-4)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- F. Pie struck out looking
- M. DeRosa homered to deep left center
- D. Lee walked
- A. Ramirez grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, D. Lee out at second

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

  Bottom 1st: Atlanta
- K. Johnson grounded out to pitcher
- E. Renteria singled to center
- C. Jones grounded out to second, E. Renteria to second
- A. Jones walked
- B. McCann singled to left, E. Renteria scored, A. Jones to second
- J. Francoeur homered to deep left, A. Jones and B. McCann scored
- S. Thorman singled to center
- R. Langerhans grounded out to first

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

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- C. Floyd fouled out to third
- M. Barrett flied out to left center
- J. Jones doubled to deep left center
- C. Izturis grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Atlanta
- K. Davies flied out to center
- K. Johnson walked
- E. Renteria walked, K. Johnson to second
- C. Jones grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. Renteria out at second

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

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- C. Zambrano struck out swinging
- F. Pie tripled to deep right
- M. DeRosa grounded out to second, F. Pie scored
- D. Lee grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Atlanta
- A. Jones walked
- B. McCann singled to center, A. Jones to second
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging
- S. Thorman grounded into fielder's choice, A. Jones to third, B. McCann out at second
- R. Langerhans hit by pitch, S. Thorman to second
- K. Davies grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop
- C. Floyd grounded out to first
- M. Barrett grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Atlanta
- K. Johnson struck out looking
- E. Renteria grounded out to shortstop
- C. Jones doubled to left center
- A. Jones grounded out to third

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

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones struck out swinging
- C. Izturis walked
- C. Zambrano popped out to shallow right center
- C. Izturis stole second
- F. Pie flied out to right

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

  Bottom 5th: Atlanta
- B. McCann struck out swinging
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging
- S. Thorman homered to deep center
- R. Langerhans struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, Atlanta 5

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa grounded out to shortstop
- D. Lee doubled to left
- A. Ramirez doubled to deep center, D. Lee scored
- C. Floyd singled to right, A. Ramirez to third
- T. Yates relieved K. Davies
- M. Barrett hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Ramirez scored
- J. Jones singled to shallow right, C. Floyd to second
- C. Izturis struck out swinging

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Atlanta 5

  Bottom 6th: Atlanta
- P. Orr hit for T. Yates
- P. Orr struck out swinging
- K. Johnson doubled to deep right
- E. Renteria fouled out to first
- C. Jones intentionally walked
- A. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, C. Jones out at second

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

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- O. Villarreal relieved P. Orr
- R. Theriot hit for C. Zambrano
- C. Zambrano grounded out to shortstop
- F. Pie walked
- M. DeRosa struck out swinging
- D. Lee doubled to deep center, F. Pie scored, D. Lee to third on catcher B. McCann's fielding error
- D. Lee scored on wild pitch
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 6, Atlanta 5

  Bottom 7th: Atlanta
- S. Eyre relieved M. DeRosa
- R. Theriot at second
- B. McCann popped out to shallow left
- J. Francoeur struck out looking
- S. Thorman walked
- M. Diaz hit for R. Langerhans
- M. Diaz singled to shortstop, S. Thorman to second
- C. Woodward hit for O. Villarreal
- C. Woodward walked, S. Thorman to third, M. Diaz to second
- E. Renteria singled to center, C. Woodward scored, K. Johnson to third
- N. Cotts relieved S. Eyre
- C. Jones struck out swinging

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 6, Atlanta 8

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- M. Diaz in left field
- S. Colyer relieved O. Villarreal
- M. Murton hit for C. Floyd
- M. Murton walked
- M. Barrett singled to left, M. Murton to third
- J. Jones grounded out to third, M. Barrett to second
- M. Murton in left field
- R. Cedeno at shortstop

  Bottom 8th: Atlanta
- A. Jones hit by pitch
- B. McCann grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Jones out at second
- J. Francoeur flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 6, Atlanta 8

  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- B. Wickman pitching

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- F. Pie struck out swinging
- J. Marquis hit for N. Cotts
- J. Marquis lined out to left center
- D. Lee lined out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 6, Atlanta 8
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
M. DeRosa M. DeRosa
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Atlanta
J. Francoeur J. Francoeur
1-5, 1 HR
3 RBI