Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano flied out to right
- M. DeRosa flied out to center
- D. Lee doubled to left
- A. Ramirez walked
- M. Murton fouled out to first

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

  Bottom 1st: St. Louis
- A. Miles grounded out to first
- R. Ankiel singled to pitcher
- A. Pujols grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, R. Ankiel out at second

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

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- C. Monroe flied out to deep right
- G. Soto doubled to left
- R. Cedeno grounded out to first, G. Soto to third
- J. Marquis flied out to deep right

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

  Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds struck out looking
- R. Ludwick grounded out to second
- S. Spiezio struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano doubled to deep center
- M. DeRosa walked
- D. Lee grounded into double play third to second to first, A. Soriano to third, M. DeRosa out at second
- A. Ramirez walked
- M. Murton homered to deep left, A. Ramirez and A. Soriano scored
- C. Monroe ground rule double to right
- G. Soto singled to catcher, C. Monroe to third
- R. Cedeno singled to center, C. Monroe scored, G. Soto to second
- J. Marquis grounded into fielder's choice, R. Cedeno out at second

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 3rd: St. Louis
- Y. Molina grounded out to shortstop
- B. Barden hit for M. Mulder
- B. Barden lined out to second
- B. Ryan safe at first on third baseman A. Ramirez's fielding error
- A. Miles flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- K. Jimenez relieved M. Mulder
- A. Soriano doubled to deep left
- M. DeRosa walked
- D. Lee singled to left, A. Soriano to third, M. DeRosa to second
- A. Ramirez grounded into fielder's choice, A. Soriano out at home, M. DeRosa to third, D. Lee to second
- M. Murton grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Ramirez out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 4th: St. Louis
- R. Ankiel grounded out to second
- A. Pujols grounded out to shortstop
- J. Edmonds singled to left
- R. Ludwick grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- C. Monroe grounded out to third
- G. Soto doubled to deep right center
- R. Cedeno singled to left, G. Soto to third
- J. Marquis struck out swinging
- A. Soriano flied out to left

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 5th: St. Louis
- S. Spiezio struck out looking
- Y. Molina grounded out to third
- R. Branyan hit for K. Jimenez
- R. Branyan walked
- B. Ryan grounded into fielder's choice, R. Branyan out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- B. Falkenborg relieved K. Jimenez
- M. DeRosa grounded out to pitcher
- D. Lee grounded out to shortstop
- A. Ramirez walked
- M. Murton singled to right, A. Ramirez to second
- C. Monroe struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 6th: St. Louis
- A. Miles singled to left
- R. Ankiel singled to right, A. Miles to second
- A. Pujols flied out to left center
- J. Edmonds struck out looking
- R. Ludwick walked, A. Miles to third, R. Ankiel to second
- S. Spiezio grounded out to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- G. Soto singled to left
- R. Cedeno struck out swinging
- J. Marquis struck out bunting foul
- A. Soriano walked, G. Soto to second
- M. DeRosa grounded into fielder's choice, A. Soriano out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 7th: St. Louis
- F. Pie in center field
- Y. Molina flied out to left
- M. Cairo hit for B. Falkenborg
- M. Cairo doubled to left
- C. Marmol relieved J. Marquis
- S. Schumaker hit for B. Ryan
- M. Cairo to third on wild pitch
- B. Ryan singled to right, M. Cairo scored
- A. Miles struck out swinging
- R. Ankiel walked, S. Schumaker to second
- A. Pujols walked, S. Schumaker to third, R. Ankiel to second
- B. Howry relieved C. Marmol
- J. Edmonds popped out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 1

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- A. Miles at shortstop
- R. Ankiel in center field
- T. Percival relieved B. Falkenborg
- M. Cairo at second
- S. Schumaker in right field
- D. Lee grounded out to first
- A. Ramirez popped out to shortstop
- M. Murton walked
- S. Fuld ran for M. Murton
- S. Fuld to second on wild pitch
- F. Pie fouled out to shallow left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 1

  Bottom 8th: St. Louis
- S. Fuld in right field
- R. Ludwick walked
- S. Spiezio fouled out to deep right
- Y. Molina singled to right, R. Ludwick to second
- M. Cairo flied out to left
- S. Schumaker singled to center, R. Ludwick scored, Y. Molina to second
- A. Miles flied out to center

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 2

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- G. Soto flied out to deep right
- R. Cedeno fouled out to third
- D. Ward hit for B. Howry
- D. Ward fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 2

  Bottom 9th: St. Louis
- R. Dempster relieved B. Howry
- R. Ankiel grounded out to first
- A. Pujols singled to center
- S. Taguchi hit for T. Percival
- S. Taguchi grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Pujols out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 2
 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
M. Murton M. Murton
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 St. Louis
S. Schumaker S. Schumaker
2-2
2 RBI