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

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 9 1
Cincinnati 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 5 11 2
WP: D. Weathers (2-3)
LP: B. Howry (5-6)
(45-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano flied out to deep right
- R. Theriot singled to deep right, R. Theriot to third on right fielder K. Griffey Jr.'s fielding error
- D. Lee hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Theriot scored
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Freel struck out looking
- J. Keppinger hit by pitch
- K. Griffey Jr. walked, J. Keppinger to second
- B. Phillips struck out swinging
- A. Dunn struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- C. Floyd fouled out to catcher
- M. DeRosa doubled to left
- J. Jones flied out to right center, M. DeRosa to third
- J. Kendall hit by pitch
- R. Hill struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- J. Conine doubled to deep right
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- D. Ross popped out to right center
- B. Arroyo struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano popped out to right
- R. Theriot walked
- D. Lee grounded into double play third to second to first, R. Theriot out at second

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- R. Freel singled to center
- J. Keppinger sacrificed to pitcher, R. Freel to second
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to second, R. Freel to third
- B. Phillips doubled to left, R. Freel scored
- B. Phillips stole third
- A. Dunn flied out to left

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

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep left center
- C. Floyd struck out swinging
- M. DeRosa grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- J. Conine grounded out to shortstop
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep left
- D. Ross walked
- B. Arroyo struck out looking
- R. Freel struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones grounded out to first
- J. Kendall grounded out to shortstop
- R. Hill grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- J. Keppinger singled to center
- K. Griffey Jr. walked, J. Keppinger to second
- B. Phillips flied out to left center
- A. Dunn struck out looking
- J. Conine singled to shortstop, J. Keppinger to third, K. Griffey Jr. to second
- E. Encarnacion grounded into fielder's choice, J. Conine out at second

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

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano struck out looking
- R. Theriot flied out to right
- D. Lee struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- R. Cherry relieved R. Hill
- D. Ross walked
- B. Arroyo struck out swinging
- R. Freel hit by pitch, D. Ross to second
- J. Keppinger doubled to center, D. Ross scored, R. Freel to third, R. Freel scored on left fielder A. Soriano's fielding error
- W. Ohman relieved R. Cherry
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to shortstop, J. Keppinger to third
- B. Phillips fouled out to first

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

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez lined out to left
- C. Floyd struck out swinging
- M. DeRosa singled to left
- J. Jones grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn grounded out to first
- M. Wuertz relieved W. Ohman
- J. Conine singled to first
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- D. Ross struck out looking

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

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- N. Hopper in left field
- J. Kendall lined out to center
- M. Murton hit for M. Wuertz
- M. Murton safe at first on shortstop J. Keppinger's throwing error, M. Murton to second
- A. Soriano flied out to center
- R. Theriot doubled to left, M. Murton scored
- D. Weathers relieved B. Arroyo
- S. Hatteberg at first
- D. Lee struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- S. Eyre relieved M. Wuertz
- S. Hatteberg flied out to right
- R. Freel doubled to deep left
- J. Keppinger grounded out to second, R. Freel to third
- K. Griffey Jr. walked
- C. Marmol relieved S. Eyre
- B. Phillips flied out to right

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

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez singled to left
- C. Floyd singled to right, A. Ramirez to third
- A. Pagan ran for C. Floyd
- M. DeRosa singled to left, A. Ramirez scored, A. Pagan to second
- J. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, A. Pagan to third, M. DeRosa out at second
- J. Kendall singled to left, A. Pagan scored, J. Jones to second
- M. Fontenot hit for C. Marmol
- M. Fontenot singled to center, J. Jones out at home, J. Kendall to second
- A. Soriano lined out to second

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

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- A. Pagan in right field
- B. Howry relieved C. Marmol
- N. Hopper singled to right
- J. Castro hit for D. Weathers
- J. Castro sacrificed to first, N. Hopper to second
- E. Encarnacion singled to left, N. Hopper scored

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, Cincinnati 5
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
M. DeRosa M. DeRosa
3-4
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
E. Encarnacion E. Encarnacion
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI