Cincinnati 11, Chi Cubs 9
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(52-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 2 4 0 0 3 0 2 0 11 12 0
Chi Cubs 0 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 9 11 0
WP: B. Bray (1-0) S: D. Weathers (24)
LP: B. Howry (5-7)
(60-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- R. Jorgensen homered to deep left, A. Dunn scored
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton doubled to deep center, J. Fox scored
- J. Jones doubled to left, M. Murton scored
- J. Kendall doubled to left, J. Jones scored
Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to center, N. Hopper scored
- J. Conine homered to deep left center, A. Dunn and K. Griffey Jr. scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones walked, M. DeRosa scored, J. Fox to third, M. Murton to second
- R. Theriot singled to left, M. Murton and J. Fox scored, J. Jones to second
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Kendall homered to deep left, R. Theriot scored
Top 6th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn homered to deep right
- E. Encarnacion doubled to left, J. Conine scored
- S. Hatteberg hit sacrifice fly to center, E. Encarnacion scored
Top 8th: Cincinnati
- J. Hamilton homered to deep left center, R. Jorgensen scored
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Hopper cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .315
J. Keppinger ss 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .356
K. Griffey Jr. rf 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .276
B. Phillips 2b 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .272
A. Dunn lf 2 3 1 1 3 1 0 .257
    J. Ellison lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Conine 1b 5 2 2 3 0 0 2 .267
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .264
R. Jorgensen c 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 .500
P. Dumatrait p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    V. Santos p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    G. Majewski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Hatteberg ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .305
    B. Bray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Hamilton ph 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .288
    J. Burton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 11 12 11 4 7 9  
 Batting
2B - E Encarnacion (13, M Wuertz).
HR - R Jorgensen (1, 2nd inning off T Lilly 1 on, 2 Out), J Conine (6, 3rd inning off T Lilly 2 on, 2 Out), A Dunn (31, 6th inning off M Wuertz 0 on, 0 Out), J Hamilton (15, 8th inning off B Howry 1 on, 1 Out).
S - J Keppinger.
SF - S Hatteberg.
RBI - R Jorgensen 2 (2), K Griffey Jr (75), J Conine 3 (31), A Dunn (78), E Encarnacion (48), S Hatteberg (41), J Hamilton 2 (33).
2-out RBI - R Jorgensen 2, J Conine 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Conine 1, B Phillips 1.
GIDP - K Griffey Jr.
Team LOB - 4.
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Theriot ss 6 1 2 2 0 1 1 .283
J. Kendall c 4 1 2 3 1 0 2 .311
D. Lee 1b 4 0 1 0 1 2 3 .316
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 2 1 1 1 2 .316
M. DeRosa 2b 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 .283
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304
    K. Wood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Fox rf 4 2 1 0 1 1 0 .167
M. Murton lf 3 2 1 1 2 0 0 .264
J. Jones cf 4 1 2 2 1 1 1 .268
T. Lilly p 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .143
    M. Fontenot ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .294
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cedeno 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .120
 Totals 38 9 11 9 8 9 17  
 Batting
2B - J Fox (1, P Dumatrait); M Murton (9, P Dumatrait); J Jones (24, P Dumatrait); J Kendall (5, P Dumatrait); R Theriot (20, V Santos).
HR - A Ramirez (18, 4th inning off V Santos 0 on, 0 Out), J Kendall (1, 5th inning off V Santos 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Murton (15), J Jones 2 (42), J Kendall 3 (12), R Theriot 2 (36), A Ramirez (71).
2-out RBI - J Kendall.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Lee 1, M DeRosa 1, A Ramirez 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
PB - J Kendall 2.
DP - 1 (R Theriot-D Lee).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Dumatrait 2.0 5 5 5 4 1 0 10.32
V. Santos 2.2 5 4 4 3 4 2 5.14
G. Majewski 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 13.50
B. Bray (W, 1-0) 2.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.70
J. Burton (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.20
D. Weathers (S, 24) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.71
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Lilly 5.0 6 6 6 2 5 2 3.74
M. Wuertz (H, 8) 0.1 3 3 2 0 0 1 3.76
C. Marmol (BS, 1) 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.72
B. Howry (L, 5-7) 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 1 3.92
K. Wood 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.76
Pitches-strikes - P Dumatrait 68-36; V Santos 67-38; G Majewski 5-3; B Bray 25-20; J Burton 9-8; D Weathers 15-9; T Lilly 85-58; M Wuertz 14-8; C Marmol 29-17; B Howry 22-13; K Wood 12-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Dumatrait 3-2; V Santos 2-2; G Majewski 1-0; B Bray 3-1; J Burton 0-1; D Weathers 3-0; T Lilly 6-4; M Wuertz 0-1; C Marmol 2-2; B Howry 1-2; K Wood 1-1.
Batters faced - P Dumatrait 15; V Santos 16; G Majewski 1; B Bray 7; J Burton 3; D Weathers 4; T Lilly 22; M Wuertz 4; C Marmol 7; B Howry 6; K Wood 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Brian Knight. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Randy Marsh.
Time: 3:17. (Plus rain delay totaling 89 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 40,162.
Weather: 74 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
CINCINNATI CENTER FIELDER NORRIS HOPPER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 16, 2007 5:31 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. Conine J. Conine
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
J. Kendall J. Kendall
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI