LA Dodgers 11, Chi Cubs 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(72-65)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Dodgers 0 1 0 3 4 3 0 0 0 11 13 2
Chi Cubs 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 10 2
WP: E. Loaiza (1-0)
LP: C. Zambrano (14-12)
(70-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left
Top 2nd: LA Dodgers
- A. LaRoche grounded out to shortstop, L. Gonzalez scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot singled to right, A. Soriano scored
Top 4th: LA Dodgers
- A. LaRoche doubled to deep right, R. Martin scored, J. Loney to third
- E. Loaiza singled to left, J. Loney and A. LaRoche scored
Top 5th: LA Dodgers
- J. Kent grounded out to third, J. Pierre scored, A. Ethier to second
- R. Martin singled to left, A. Ethier scored, L. Gonzalez to second
- J. Loney doubled to deep right, L. Gonzalez and R. Martin scored
Top 6th: LA Dodgers
- J. Kent singled to center, J. Pierre scored
- R. Martin hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Kent scored, L. Gonzalez to third
- J. Loney singled to right center, L. Gonzalez scored
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa singled to center, M. Murton scored
 LA Dodgers
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .279
    C. Hu ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Pierre cf 4 2 1 0 1 0 1 .290
A. Ethier rf-lf 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .289
J. Kent 2b 3 1 1 2 1 1 1 .296
    R. Martinez 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .185
L. Gonzalez lf 3 3 2 0 1 1 1 .279
    M. Kemp rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
R. Martin c 2 2 2 2 1 0 0 .297
    M. Lieberthal ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .239
J. Loney 1b 4 1 2 3 1 1 0 .311
A. LaRoche 3b 5 1 1 2 0 1 3 .200
E. Loaiza p 3 0 1 2 0 1 1 .333
    S. Proctor p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Saenz ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .180
    D.J. Houlton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 11 13 11 5 11 12  
 Batting
2B - A LaRoche (3, C Zambrano); J Loney (14, W Ohman); J Pierre (19, S Gallagher); L Gonzalez (23, S Gallagher).
S - E Loaiza.
SF - R Martin.
RBI - A LaRoche 2 (5), E Loaiza 2 (2), J Kent 2 (74), R Martin 2 (81), J Loney 3 (40).
2-out RBI - A LaRoche, E Loaiza 2, J Loney.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Loaiza 1, R Furcal 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - J Kent (3, 2nd base by C Zambrano/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
E - R Furcal (18, throw); C Hu (1, pop up).
Outfield assists - L Gonzalez (C Zambrano at Home).
DP - 3 (A LaRoche-J Kent-J Loney 2, A LaRoche-M Lieberthal-J Loney).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 3 2 2 1 0 1 2 .298
    C. Monroe lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
R. Theriot ss 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .281
    M. Fontenot 2b 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .279
D. Lee 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .310
    R. Cedeno ss 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .118
A. Ramirez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .316
    D. Ward 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333
M. Murton rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .273
M. DeRosa 2b-3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .286
J. Jones cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .269
    S. Eyre p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Soto ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .143
H. Blanco c 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .174
C. Zambrano p 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .265
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Patterson ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
    S. Gallagher p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Pie ph-cf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .215
 Totals 35 3 10 3 3 5 16  
 Batting
2B - A Soriano (33, E Loaiza); E Patterson (1, E Loaiza).
HR - A Soriano (20, 1st inning off E Loaiza 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Soriano (45), R Theriot (41), M DeRosa (63).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Blanco 1, M DeRosa 1, M Fontenot 2, M Murton 1.
GIDP - D Lee 2, C Monroe.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - R Cedeno (2, 2nd base off S Proctor/M Lieberthal).
 
 Fielding
E - D Lee (4, catch); A Ramirez (8, ground ball).
DP - 1 (H Blanco-R Theriot).
 LA Dodgers
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Loaiza (W, 1-0) 7.0 9 3 3 1 3 1 3.86
S. Proctor 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.98
D.J. Houlton 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.86
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (L, 14-12) 4.1 7 8 8 5 6 0 4.35
W. Ohman 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.96
S. Gallagher 2.0 5 3 3 0 0 0 8.59
S. Eyre 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.87
M. Wuertz 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.66
BALK - E Loaiza.
Pitches-strikes - E Loaiza 96-69; S Proctor 14-10; D Houlton 15-10; C Zambrano 96-52; W Ohman 22-15; S Gallagher 30-21; S Eyre 16-10; M Wuertz 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Loaiza 6-11; S Proctor 1-1; D Houlton 2-0; C Zambrano 5-1; W Ohman 1-1; S Gallagher 1-5; S Eyre 0-1; M Wuertz 0-0.
Batters faced - E Loaiza 29; S Proctor 4; D Houlton 5; C Zambrano 24; W Ohman 4; S Gallagher 11; S Eyre 3; M Wuertz 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Hickox. 1B--C.B. Bucknor. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Ed Rapuano.
Time: 3:00.
Attendance: 41,070.
Weather: 78 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY CHICAGO LEFT FIELDER ALFONSO SORIANO LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 4, 2007 5:27 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Dodgers
J. Loney J. Loney
2-4
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano A. Soriano
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI