Chi Cubs 4, LA Dodgers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(22-25)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 10 0
LA Dodgers 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 10 0
WP: C. Zambrano (5-4) S: R. Dempster (11)
LP: M. Hendrickson (2-2)
(28-21)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep right
- M. DeRosa homered to deep right
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco singled to left, M. Murton scored
- A. Soriano singled to left center, C. Izturis scored, C. Zambrano to second
Bot 7th: LA Dodgers
- W. Betemit homered to deep right
Bot 8th: LA Dodgers
- N. Garciaparra singled to center, O. Saenz scored, J. Pierre to third
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 0 1 1 0 2 2 .297
A. Pagan cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .278
D. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .362
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .295
M. DeRosa 2b 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .256
M. Murton rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .289
H. Blanco c 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .212
C. Izturis ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .274
C. Zambrano p 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .294
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 4 10 4 0 8 9  
 Batting
2B - M Murton (6, M Hendrickson).
HR - A Ramirez (12, 2nd inning off M Hendrickson 0 on, 0 Out), M Derosa (5, 2nd inning off M Hendrickson 0 on, 0 Out).
S - C Zambrano.
RBI - A Ramirez (36), M DeRosa (21), H Blanco (3), A Soriano (12).
2-out RBI - A Soriano.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Soriano 2, A Pagan 1.
GIDP - M DeRosa.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Ramirez-M DeRosa-D Lee, C Izturis-M DeRosa-D Lee).
 LA Dodgers
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .279
T. Abreu 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .273
N. Garciaparra 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .283
    A. LaRoche lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206
R. Martin c 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .315
L. Gonzalez lf 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .276
    J. Kent ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .293
    B. Tomko p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
W. Betemit 3b 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .190
A. Ethier rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .277
R. Martinez ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .161
    M. Lieberthal ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
M. Hendrickson p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    B. Clark ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
    C. Billingsley p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Saenz ph-1b 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .244
 Totals 35 2 10 2 1 10 14  
 Batting
2B - A Ethier (8, C Zambrano).
HR - W Betemit (5, 7th inning off C Zambrano 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - W Betemit (15), N Garciaparra (28).
2-out RBI - W Betemit, N Garciaparra.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Gonzalez 2, J Kent 2, B Clark 1.
GIDP - W Betemit, O Saenz.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Martinez-T Abreu-N Garciaparra).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 5-4) 7.2 8 2 2 1 8 1 5.24
W. Ohman (H, 6) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.85
R. Dempster (S, 11) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.97
 LA Dodgers
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Hendrickson (L, 2-2) 5.0 9 4 4 0 4 2 3.62
C. Billingsley 3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 4.15
B. Tomko 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.14
WP - M Hendrickson.
Pitches-strikes - C Zambrano 125-86; W Ohman 4-3; R Dempster 7-7; M Hendrickson 74-54; C Billingsley 40-27; B Tomko 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Zambrano 8-7; W Ohman 0-0; R Dempster 2-0; M Hendrickson 7-4; C Billingsley 5-1; B Tomko 2-0.
Batters faced - C Zambrano 31; W Ohman 1; R Dempster 4; M Hendrickson 23; C Billingsley 10; B Tomko 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Dana Demuth. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 48,243.
Weather: 73 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 6 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S ARAMIS RAMIREZ AND MARK DEROSA IN THE SECOND INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Saturday, May 26, 2007 6:34 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 LA Dodgers
W. Betemit W. Betemit
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI