Chi Cubs 7, Cincinnati 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(68-82)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 6 13 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 7 14 1
WP: W. Ohman (2-4)
LP: D. Weathers (2-6)
(79-72)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper grounded out to shortstop, D. Ross scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- C. Floyd homered to deep right, A. Ramirez scored
- M. DeRosa homered to deep left
Top 5th: Cincinnati
- J. Keppinger singled to deep left, B. Arroyo scored, N. Hopper to second
- B. Phillips singled to left, N. Hopper scored, J. Keppinger to second, J. Keppinger to third advancing on throw
- A. Dunn grounded into fielder's choice, J. Keppinger scored, B. Phillips out at second
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones singled to right, D. Lee scored, M. DeRosa to third
Top 6th: Cincinnati
- J. Keppinger doubled to center, N. Hopper scored
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to right center, J. Keppinger scored
Bot 9th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez tripled to deep center, D. Lee and R. Theriot scored
- M. DeRosa singled to second, S. Fuld scored, D. Ward to second
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Hopper cf 5 2 1 1 0 0 1 .332
J. Keppinger ss 4 2 3 2 1 0 0 .345
K. Griffey Jr. rf 5 0 1 1 0 2 4 .279
B. Phillips 2b 5 0 3 1 0 1 1 .293
A. Dunn lf 5 0 0 1 0 3 4 .267
    J. Ellison lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050
E. Encarnacion 3b 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 .289
J. Cantu 1b 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .357
    J. Votto ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .424
D. Ross c 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .201
B. Arroyo p 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 .138
    G. Majewski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Coats ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
    J. Burton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 6 13 6 1 10 18  
 Batting
2B - D Ross (9, R Hill); J Keppinger (15, M Wuertz).
3B - J Keppinger (2, R Hill).
S - B Arroyo.
RBI - N Hopper (11), J Keppinger 2 (28), B Phillips (90), A Dunn (105), K Griffey Jr (93).
2-out RBI - J Keppinger, K Griffey Jr.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 1, J Cantu 1, D Ross 1, B Phillips 1.
GIDP - D Ross.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Encarnacion-B Phillips-J Votto).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 5 0 2 0 0 2 3 .291
R. Theriot ss 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .266
D. Lee 1b 3 2 1 0 1 1 1 .312
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 2 2 1 1 3 .316
    S. Fuld pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Floyd rf 3 1 1 2 0 0 3 .288
    C. Monroe ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
    D. Ward ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .330
M. DeRosa 2b 5 1 5 2 0 0 0 .292
J. Jones cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .274
J. Kendall c 3 0 2 0 0 0 2 .289
    S. Eyre p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Hart p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Fontenot ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Hill p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .136
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Soto c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .393
 Totals 37 7 14 7 4 6 19  
 Batting
2B - A Soriano 2 (38, B Arroyo 2).
3B - A Ramirez (4, D Weathers).
HR - C Floyd (9, 3rd inning off B Arroyo 1 on, 2 Out), M Derosa (10, 3rd inning off B Arroyo 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - C Floyd 2 (45), M DeRosa 2 (71), J Jones (57), A Ramirez 2 (92).
2-out RBI - C Floyd 2, M DeRosa, J Jones.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1, C Floyd 1, A Soriano 1.
GIDP - C Monroe.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - D Lee (6, catch).
DP - 1 (R Theriot-M DeRosa-D Lee).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo 5.1 9 4 4 2 6 2 4.37
G. Majewski (H, 6) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.10
M. Stanton (H, 10) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.76
J. Burton (H, 9) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.48
D. Weathers (L, 2-6; BS, 6) 0.0 3 3 3 2 0 0 3.84
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hill 4.2 7 4 4 1 7 0 4.01
M. Wuertz 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 3.74
S. Eyre 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.41
K. Hart 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.17
W. Ohman (W, 2-4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.89
IBB - D Ward (by D Weathers).
HBP - D Lee (by B Arroyo); E Encarnacion (by R Hill).
Pitches-strikes - B Arroyo 89-56; G Majewski 7-5; M Stanton 8-6; J Burton 11-7; D Weathers 21-10; R Hill 81-53; M Wuertz 24-16; S Eyre 11-7; K Hart 31-19; W Ohman 9-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Arroyo 5-5; G Majewski 1-1; M Stanton 3-0; J Burton 1-2; D Weathers 0-0; R Hill 3-4; M Wuertz 2-0; S Eyre 1-0; K Hart 5-0; W Ohman 1-1.
Batters faced - B Arroyo 28; G Majewski 3; M Stanton 3; J Burton 3; D Weathers 5; R Hill 23; M Wuertz 6; S Eyre 3; K Hart 6; W Ohman 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rick Reed. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Alfonso Marquez. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 39,075.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S CLIFF FLOYD AND MARK DEROSA IN THE THIRD INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Monday, Sep 17, 2007 11:34 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. Keppinger J. Keppinger
3-4
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
M. DeRosa M. DeRosa
5-5, 1 HR
2 RBI