Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(51-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 6 16 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 5 5 0
WP: A. Harang (12-3) S: D. Weathers (23)
LP: C. Zambrano (14-9)
(60-58)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Cincinnati
- J. Hamilton grounded out to second
- J. Keppinger singled to right
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded into fielder's choice, J. Keppinger out at second
- B. Phillips doubled to left, K. Griffey Jr. to third
- A. Dunn walked
- S. Hatteberg flied out to left

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

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot struck out swinging
- J. Jones struck out swinging
- D. Lee struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin lined out to left
- E. Encarnacion flied out to deep right
- A. Harang grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez grounded out to second
- D. Ward flied out to left
- M. DeRosa grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- J. Hamilton singled to left center
- J. Keppinger walked, J. Hamilton to second
- K. Griffey Jr. doubled to deep center, J. Hamilton and J. Keppinger scored, K. Griffey Jr. out at third
- B. Phillips singled to shortstop
- A. Dunn fouled out to catcher
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 2, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton grounded out to third
- J. Kendall lined out to left
- C. Zambrano grounded out to third

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

  Top 4th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin singled to right
- E. Encarnacion singled to center, J. Valentin to second
- A. Harang sacrificed to third, J. Valentin to third, E. Encarnacion to second
- J. Hamilton grounded out to second, J. Valentin scored, E. Encarnacion to third
- J. Keppinger singled to left, E. Encarnacion scored
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to right, J. Keppinger to third
- K. Griffey Jr. caught stealing, catcher to second to first

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

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot fouled out to first
- J. Jones grounded out to second
- D. Lee homered to deep right center
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
- D. Ward grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 5th: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips doubled to deep center
- A. Dunn flied out to center
- S. Hatteberg popped out to center
- J. Valentin singled to center, B. Phillips scored, J. Valentin out at second

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

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa struck out swinging
- M. Murton struck out swinging
- J. Kendall fouled out to first

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

  Top 6th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion flied out to center
- A. Harang grounded out to second
- J. Hamilton singled to right center
- J. Keppinger grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- C. Zambrano struck out swinging
- R. Theriot struck out swinging
- J. Jones homered to deep right
- D. Lee grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 5, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 7th: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to first
- B. Phillips hit by pitch
- B. Phillips stole second
- A. Dunn flied out to left
- J. Valentin flied out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop
- D. Ward grounded out to shortstop
- M. DeRosa hit by pitch
- M. DeRosa to second on wild pitch
- M. Murton singled to center, M. DeRosa scored
- J. Kendall grounded into fielder's choice, M. Murton out at second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 4

  Top 8th: Cincinnati
- C. Marmol relieved C. Zambrano
- E. Encarnacion singled to left
- A. Harang singled to left, E. Encarnacion to second
- J. Hamilton singled to left, E. Encarnacion to third, A. Harang to second
- J. Keppinger struck out looking
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out swinging
- B. Phillips flied out to right

0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- M. Fontenot hit for C. Marmol
- M. Fontenot walked
- J. Burton relieved A. Harang
- R. Theriot grounded into fielder's choice, M. Fontenot out at second
- J. Jones struck out swinging, R. Theriot stole second
- D. Lee singled to right, R. Theriot scored
- D. Weathers relieved J. Burton
- N. Hopper in right field
- A. Ramirez walked, D. Lee to second
- R. Cedeno ran for A. Ramirez
- D. Ward popped out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 5

  Top 9th: Cincinnati
- R. Cedeno at third
- B. Howry relieved C. Marmol
- M. DeRosa in right field
- M. Fontenot at second
- A. Dunn grounded out to second
- S. Hatteberg flied out to left
- J. Valentin flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 5

  Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
- J. Ellison in left field
- M. DeRosa flied out to right
- M. Murton flied out to deep left center
- J. Kendall walked
- F. Pie ran for J. Kendall
- M. Fontenot flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 5
 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
K. Griffey Jr. K. Griffey Jr.
2-5
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
D. Lee D. Lee
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI