Atlanta 5, Chi Cubs 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(32-23)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 6 2
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 3 9 1
WP: T. Yates (2-0) S: B. Wickman (9)
LP: W. Ohman (0-3)
(22-31)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Atlanta
- E. Renteria doubled to left, M. Prado scored, Y. Escobar to third
- A. Jones grounded out to first, Y. Escobar scored, E. Renteria to third
- M. Diaz doubled to deep center, E. Renteria scored
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- R. Hill doubled to deep center, K. Hill scored, R. Hill out at third
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez safe at first on second baseman M. Prado's fielding error, R. Theriot scored
Top 8th: Atlanta
- Y. Escobar doubled to left, S. Thorman scored
Top 9th: Atlanta
- A. Jones homered to deep left
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Prado 2b 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .179
Y. Escobar 3b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .500
E. Renteria ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .338
A. Jones cf 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .230
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .289
M. Diaz lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .339
    B. Wickman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Saltalamacchia c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278
S. Thorman 1b 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .230
C. James p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .118
    T. Yates p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Woodward ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
    R. Soriano p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Harris lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .397
 Totals 31 5 6 5 2 9 6  
 Batting
2B - E Renteria (16, R Hill); M Diaz (5, R Hill); Y Escobar (1, W Ohman).
HR - A Jones (9, 9th inning off M Wuertz 0 on, 0 Out).
S - C Woodward.
RBI - E Renteria (28), A Jones 2 (38), M Diaz (13), Y Escobar (1).
2-out RBI - M Diaz, Y Escobar.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1, J Saltalamacchia 1.
GIDP - E Renteria, A Jones.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
E - T Yates (2, throw); M Prado (2, ground ball).
Outfield assists - J Francoeur (R Hill at 3rd base).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 5 1 2 1 0 1 0 .291
R. Theriot ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .271
D. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 .354
A. Ramirez 3b 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 .299
M. DeRosa 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .252
A. Pagan cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .304
J. Jones rf 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .242
K. Hill c 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .167
R. Hill p 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .083
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 35 3 9 2 4 6 18  
 Batting
2B - R Hill (2, C James); A Pagan (3, R Soriano).
HR - A Soriano (5, 5th inning off C James 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Soriano (13), R Hill (2).
2-out RBI - R Hill.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M DeRosa 1, K Hill 3.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Hill (2, throw).
DP - 2 (A Ramirez-M DeRosa-D Lee, R Theriot-M DeRosa-D Lee).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. James 6.0 6 2 2 4 4 1 3.78
T. Yates (W, 2-0; BS, 1) 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.86
R. Soriano (H, 9) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.52
B. Wickman (S, 9) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.95
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hill 7.0 4 3 1 1 6 0 2.89
W. Ohman (L, 0-3) 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 5.27
B. Howry 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.04
M. Wuertz 1.0 1 1 1 0 3 1 3.38
Pitches-strikes - C James 102-65; T Yates 13-10; R Soriano 11-7; B Wickman 14-10; R Hill 97-66; W Ohman 13-8; B Howry 8-6; M Wuertz 14-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - C James 2-11; T Yates 1-2; R Soriano 1-0; B Wickman 1-1; R Hill 7-8; W Ohman 1-1; B Howry 0-1; M Wuertz 0-0.
Batters faced - C James 27; T Yates 5; R Soriano 3; B Wickman 4; R Hill 25; W Ohman 4; B Howry 1; M Wuertz 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Froemming. 1B--James Hoye. 2B--Brian Runge. 3B--Mark Wegner.
Ejections: CHICAGO CUBS' Piniella by Wegner (8th).
Time: 2:40.
Attendance: 40,290.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
CHICAGO MANAGER LOU PINIELLA WAS EJECTED BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE MARK WEGNER IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING FOR ARGUING A CALL AT THIRD BASE.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 2, 2007 4:04 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
A. Jones A. Jones
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano A. Soriano
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI