Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 2
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(78-72)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 13 1
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 9 0
WP: J. Marquis (12-8) S: R. Dempster (28)
LP: M. Mulder (0-3)
(70-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton homered to deep left, A. Ramirez and A. Soriano scored
- R. Cedeno singled to center, C. Monroe scored, G. Soto to second
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- B. Ryan singled to right, M. Cairo scored
Bot 8th: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker singled to center, R. Ludwick scored, Y. Molina to second
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 1 2 0 1 0 2 .290
M. DeRosa 2b 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 .284
D. Lee 1b 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .312
A. Ramirez 3b 2 1 0 0 3 0 1 .315
M. Murton rf 4 1 2 3 1 0 5 .273
    S. Fuld pr-rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Monroe cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .242
    F. Pie cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .214
G. Soto c 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 .423
R. Cedeno ss 5 0 2 1 0 1 1 .150
J. Marquis p 4 0 0 0 0 2 6 .130
    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 .330
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 4 13 4 7 4 21  
 Batting
2B - D Lee (39, M Mulder); G Soto 2 (4, M Mulder, K Jimenez); A Soriano 2 (36, M Mulder, K Jimenez); C Monroe (4, M Mulder).
HR - M Murton (7, 3rd inning off M Mulder 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Murton 3 (20), R Cedeno (8).
2-out RBI - M Murton 3, R Cedeno.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 1, M DeRosa 1, A Soriano 1, J Marquis 2, F Pie 1, M Murton 1.
GIDP - D Lee, M Murton.
Team LOB - 14.
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (10, ground ball).
DP - 2 (R Cedeno-M DeRosa-D Lee 2).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Miles 2b-ss 5 0 1 0 0 1 4 .295
R. Ankiel rf-cf 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 .289
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 1 0 1 0 3 .320
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 5 .249
    T. Percival p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Taguchi ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290
R. Ludwick lf 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .247
S. Spiezio 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .268
Y. Molina c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .277
M. Mulder p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    B. Barden ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .118
    K. Jimenez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Branyan ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .195
    B. Falkenborg p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Cairo ph-2b 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .167
B. Ryan ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .314
    S. Schumaker ph-rf 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 .305
 Totals 35 2 9 2 5 5 21  
 Batting
2B - M Cairo (1, J Marquis).
RBI - S Schumaker 2 (13).
2-out RBI - S Schumaker.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Miles 1, S Spiezio 2, J Edmonds 2.
GIDP - A Pujols, S Taguchi.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (S Spiezio-A Miles-A Pujols, B Ryan-A Miles-A Pujols).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis (W, 12-8) 6.1 5 1 1 2 4 0 4.07
C. Marmol 0.1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.29
B. Howry (H, 22) 1.1 2 1 1 1 0 0 3.46
R. Dempster (S, 28) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.09
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mulder (L, 0-3) 3.0 7 4 4 3 0 1 12.27
K. Jimenez 2.0 4 0 0 1 1 0 7.28
B. Falkenborg 2.0 2 0 0 2 3 0 5.11
T. Percival 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.06
WP - C Marmol, T Percival.
Pitches-strikes - J Marquis 88-58; C Marmol 19-9; B Howry 20-15; R Dempster 6-5; M Mulder 58-34; K Jimenez 39-22; B Falkenborg 37-18; T Percival 26-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Marquis 11-4; C Marmol 0-0; B Howry 0-4; R Dempster 3-0; M Mulder 4-5; K Jimenez 4-1; B Falkenborg 3-0; T Percival 1-5.
Batters faced - J Marquis 26; C Marmol 4; B Howry 7; R Dempster 3; M Mulder 18; K Jimenez 10; B Falkenborg 10; T Percival 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Tim Mcclelland. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Marty Foster.
Ejections: ST LOUIS' Edmonds by Schrieber (8th).
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 45,735.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, out to left.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 16, 2007 6:54 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
M. Murton M. Murton
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 St. Louis
S. Schumaker S. Schumaker
2-2
2 RBI