Chi Cubs 5, St. Louis 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(76-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 5 7 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 9 1
WP: C. Zambrano (16-12) S: B. Howry (8)
LP: A. Wainwright (13-11)
(69-76)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano walked
- R. Theriot lined out to right
- A. Soriano caught stealing, catcher to second
- D. Lee walked
- A. Ramirez singled to shallow right, D. Lee to second
- C. Floyd flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 1st: St. Louis
- A. Miles grounded out to second
- R. Ankiel struck out swinging
- A. Pujols grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, St. Louis 0

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa flied out to center
- J. Jones grounded out to second
- J. Kendall struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds walked
- S. Schumaker grounded out to first, J. Edmonds to second
- S. Spiezio grounded out to first, J. Edmonds to third
- Y. Molina grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, St. Louis 0

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- C. Zambrano grounded out to first
- A. Soriano flied out to center
- R. Theriot lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 3rd: St. Louis
- A. Wainwright singled to shortstop
- B. Ryan struck out swinging
- A. Miles popped out to left center
- R. Ankiel popped out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 0, St. Louis 0

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee grounded out to shortstop
- A. Ramirez ground rule double to right
- C. Floyd grounded out to shortstop, A. Ramirez to third
- M. DeRosa singled to shallow right, A. Ramirez scored
- J. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, M. DeRosa out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 4th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols singled to third
- J. Edmonds grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Pujols out at second
- S. Schumaker grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, St. Louis 0

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Kendall popped out to second
- C. Zambrano grounded out to shortstop
- A. Soriano flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 5th: St. Louis
- S. Spiezio walked
- Y. Molina lined out to center
- A. Wainwright popped bunt out to first
- B. Ryan grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, St. Louis 0

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot lined out to center
- D. Lee lined out to shortstop
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 6th: St. Louis
- A. Miles lined out to third
- R. Ankiel grounded out to shortstop
- A. Pujols homered to deep center
- J. Edmonds grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 1, St. Louis 1

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- C. Floyd homered to deep right
- M. DeRosa struck out swinging
- J. Jones grounded out to shortstop
- J. Kendall singled to left, J. Kendall to second on left fielder S. Schumaker's throwing error
- C. Zambrano struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 2, St. Louis 1

  Bottom 7th: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker grounded out to first
- S. Spiezio struck out looking
- Y. Molina popped out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, St. Louis 1

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- R. Franklin relieved A. Wainwright
- M. Cairo at third
- A. Soriano grounded out to shortstop
- R. Theriot struck out swinging
- D. Lee grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, St. Louis 1

  Bottom 8th: St. Louis
- F. Pie in center field
- J. Jones in right field
- M. Cairo flied out to right
- B. Ryan grounded out to second
- A. Miles singled to left
- R. Ankiel flied out to deep right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 2, St. Louis 1

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- J. Isringhausen relieved R. Franklin
- S. Schumaker in right field
- R. Ludwick in left field
- A. Ramirez fouled out to shallow right
- F. Pie doubled to deep right
- M. DeRosa grounded out to shortstop, F. Pie to third
- J. Jones intentionally walked
- J. Kendall walked, J. Jones to second
- D. Ward hit for C. Zambrano
- D. Ward doubled to deep center, J. Kendall, J. Jones and F. Pie scored
- A. Soriano struck out looking

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, St. Louis 1

  Bottom 9th: St. Louis
- R. Dempster relieved C. Zambrano
- A. Pujols grounded out to shortstop
- J. Edmonds homered to deep right
- S. Schumaker flied out to left
- R. Ludwick homered to deep center
- Y. Molina singled to left
- B. Howry relieved R. Dempster
- R. Branyan hit for M. Cairo
- R. Branyan singled to right, Y. Molina to second
- S. Taguchi hit for B. Ryan
- S. Taguchi singled to center, Y. Molina to third, R. Branyan to second
- A. Miles grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, St. Louis 3
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
D. Ward D. Ward
1-1
3 RBI
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI