Chi Cubs 5, Pittsburgh 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(72-69)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 5 8 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 2
WP: C. Zambrano (15-12)
LP: I. Snell (9-12)
(62-80)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano struck out swinging
- R. Theriot tripled to deep right
- D. Lee singled to left, R. Theriot scored
- A. Ramirez singled to left center, D. Lee to second
- C. Floyd grounded out to pitcher, D. Lee to third, A. Ramirez to second
- M. DeRosa struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, Pittsburgh 0

  Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
- N. Morgan struck out looking
- N. McLouth singled to left
- F. Sanchez flied out to deep center
- J. Bay walked, N. McLouth to second
- A. LaRoche struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- J. Kendall grounded out to shortstop
- J. Jones grounded out to second
- C. Zambrano singled to right
- A. Soriano flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
- J. Bautista struck out swinging
- R. Paulino grounded out to third
- J. Wilson struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot grounded out to shortstop
- D. Lee flied out to right
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Pittsburgh
- I. Snell struck out swinging
- N. Morgan grounded out to pitcher
- N. McLouth walked
- F. Sanchez grounded out to third

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

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- N. McLouth in left field
- R. Doumit in right field
- C. Floyd lined out to left
- M. DeRosa singled to right
- J. Kendall grounded into fielder's choice, M. DeRosa out at second
- J. Kendall caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

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

  Bottom 4th: Pittsburgh
- R. Doumit struck out swinging
- A. LaRoche grounded out to first
- J. Bautista walked
- R. Paulino struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones walked
- C. Zambrano sacrificed to catcher, J. Jones to second
- A. Soriano homered to deep left, J. Jones scored
- R. Theriot flied out to right
- D. Lee lined out to second

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Pittsburgh 0

  Bottom 5th: Pittsburgh
- J. Wilson lined out to shortstop
- I. Snell struck out looking
- N. Morgan grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Pittsburgh 0

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez grounded out to third
- C. Floyd popped out to shallow right
- M. DeRosa grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Pittsburgh 0

  Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth grounded out to first
- F. Sanchez flied out to deep center
- R. Doumit grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Pittsburgh 0

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- J. Kendall doubled to deep center, J. Kendall to third on center fielder N. Morgan's fielding error
- J. Jones safe at first on first baseman A. LaRoche's fielding error, J. Kendall scored, J. Jones out at second
- C. Zambrano struck out swinging
- A. Soriano grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche singled to center
- J. Bautista walked, A. LaRoche to second
- R. Paulino walked, A. LaRoche to third, J. Bautista to second
- C. Marmol relieved C. Zambrano
- J. Wilson hit sacrifice fly to deep left, A. LaRoche scored
- J. Phelps hit for I. Snell
- J. Phelps struck out swinging
- N. Morgan grounded out to second

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

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- F. Osoria relieved I. Snell
- R. Theriot grounded out to second
- D. Lee grounded out to second
- A. Ramirez grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 8th: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth hit by pitch
- F. Sanchez grounded out to catcher, N. McLouth to second
- R. Doumit struck out swinging
- N. McLouth to third on balk
- A. LaRoche walked
- J. Bautista walked, A. LaRoche to second
- B. Howry relieved C. Marmol
- R. Paulino grounded out to second

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

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- C. Floyd grounded out to first
- M. DeRosa hit by pitch
- J. Kendall flied out to left
- J. Grabow relieved F. Osoria
- J. Jones tripled to deep center, M. DeRosa scored
- G. Soto hit for B. Howry
- G. Soto struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 9th: Pittsburgh
- F. Pie in center field
- J. Jones in right field
- R. Dempster relieved B. Howry
- J. Wilson struck out swinging
- M. Kata hit for J. Grabow
- M. Kata flied out to center
- N. Morgan struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, Pittsburgh 1
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano A. Soriano
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Pittsburgh
N. McLouth N. McLouth
1-2