NY Mets 6, Chi Cubs 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(18-21)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 5 6 0
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 6 11 1
WP: A. Burgos (1-0)
LP: R. Dempster (1-2)
(26-14)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot grounded out to shortstop
- A. Soriano grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 1st: NY Mets
- E. Chavez singled to center
- R. Gotay grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. Chavez out at second
- S. Green singled to left
- C. Delgado popped out to shallow left

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, NY Mets 0

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep left
- M. Murton flied out to right center
- M. DeRosa flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 2nd: NY Mets
- J. Franco struck out swinging
- D. Newhan struck out swinging
- R. Castro flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, NY Mets 0

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco flied out to left
- C. Izturis flied out to right
- A. Guzman grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 3rd: NY Mets
- C. Gomez hit by pitch
- J. Vargas sacrificed to pitcher, C. Gomez to second
- E. Chavez grounded out to first, C. Gomez to third
- R. Gotay walked
- S. Green grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, NY Mets 0

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot flied out to right
- A. Pagan singled to right
- A. Pagan stole second
- A. Soriano flied out to deep left
- A. Ramirez singled to deep left, A. Pagan scored
- M. Murton struck out looking

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 4th: NY Mets
- C. Delgado struck out looking
- J. Franco struck out looking
- D. Newhan singled to right
- D. Newhan stole second
- R. Castro walked
- C. Gomez grounded into fielder's choice, R. Castro out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, NY Mets 0

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa grounded out to third
- H. Blanco popped out to shallow right
- C. Izturis flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 5th: NY Mets
- J. Vargas grounded out to second
- E. Chavez singled to center
- E. Chavez stole second
- R. Gotay doubled to right, E. Chavez scored
- S. Green singled to left, R. Gotay to third
- C. Delgado grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, S. Green out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, NY Mets 1

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Guzman struck out looking
- R. Theriot singled to shortstop
- A. Pagan homered to deep left, R. Theriot scored
- A. Soriano singled to left
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, A. Soriano scored
- M. Murton flied out to deep center
- M. DeRosa flied out to deep right

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 6th: NY Mets
- M. Wuertz relieved A. Guzman
- D. Ward at first
- J. Franco grounded out to shortstop
- D. Newhan walked
- R. Castro popped out to shortstop
- C. Gomez flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 1

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco popped out to first
- C. Izturis flied out to left
- D. Ward safe at first on second baseman D. Newhan's throwing error, D. Ward to second
- R. Theriot flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 7th: NY Mets
- D. Easley hit for J. Vargas
- D. Easley grounded out to shortstop
- W. Ohman relieved M. Wuertz
- E. Chavez struck out looking
- R. Gotay struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 1

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- A. Burgos relieved J. Vargas
- A. Pagan lined out to third
- A. Soriano struck out swinging
- A. Ramirez grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 8th: NY Mets
- S. Green grounded out to shortstop
- C. Delgado struck out swinging
- J. Franco struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 1

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton flied out to right
- M. Fontenot hit for W. Ohman
- M. Fontenot flied out to left center
- H. Blanco struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 9th: NY Mets
- R. Dempster relieved W. Ohman
- D. Newhan singled to center
- R. Castro lined out to right
- C. Gomez singled to right center, D. Newhan to third
- C. Beltran hit for A. Burgos
- C. Gomez to second on fielder's indifference
- C. Beltran walked
- E. Chavez walked, D. Newhan scored, C. Gomez to third, C. Beltran to second
- R. Gotay singled to left, C. Gomez scored, C. Beltran to third, E. Chavez to second
- S. Eyre relieved R. Dempster
- D. Wright hit for S. Green
- D. Wright singled to center, C. Beltran scored, E. Chavez to third, R. Gotay to second
- C. Delgado singled to right, E. Chavez and R. Gotay scored, D. Wright to second

5 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, NY Mets 6
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 NY Mets
R. Gotay R. Gotay
2-4
2 RBI