Cincinnati 5, Chi Cubs 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(69-82)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 5 10 1
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
WP: A. Harang (16-4) S: D. Weathers (31)
LP: C. Zambrano (16-13)
(79-73)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips singled to center, N. Hopper scored, J. Keppinger out at third, B. Phillips to second advancing on throw
- E. Encarnacion singled to right, B. Phillips scored, A. Dunn to second, E. Encarnacion to second, A. Dunn to third advancing on throw
Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper singled to right, J. Valentin scored
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones singled to right, A. Ramirez and M. Murton scored, M. DeRosa to third
Top 6th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep left
Top 8th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin walked, B. Phillips scored, A. Dunn to third, E. Encarnacion to second
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Hopper cf 5 1 2 1 0 1 0 .333
J. Keppinger ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .338
K. Griffey Jr. rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .279
B. Phillips 2b 4 2 2 1 1 1 1 .295
A. Dunn lf 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .266
    J. Ellison lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 1 3 2 0 0 1 .293
J. Votto 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 6 .405
J. Valentin c 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .273
A. Harang p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .101
    J. Cantu ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .345
    J. Burton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 5 10 5 5 5 15  
 Batting
2B - J Valentin (18, C Zambrano).
HR - E Encarnacion (14, 6th inning off C Zambrano 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Harang.
RBI - B Phillips (91), E Encarnacion 2 (72), N Hopper (12), J Valentin (32).
2-out RBI - E Encarnacion, J Valentin.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 2, K Griffey Jr 1, B Phillips 1, J Votto 3.
GIDP - E Encarnacion.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Phillips (32, 2nd base off W Ohman/J Kendall).
Picked Off - J Votto (1st base, C Marmol).
 
 Fielding
E - B Phillips (8, ground ball).
DP - 1 (B Phillips-J Keppinger-J Votto).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .291
R. Theriot ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .266
D. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .316
M. Murton rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .272
M. DeRosa 2b 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .294
J. Jones cf 4 0 1 2 0 1 2 .274
J. Kendall c 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .284
C. Zambrano p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .253
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Floyd ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .287
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Wood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .327
 Totals 34 2 7 2 2 8 10  
 Batting
RBI - J Jones 2 (59).
2-out RBI - J Jones 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1, D Lee 1, D Ward 1.
GIDP - C Floyd.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - R Theriot (27, 2nd base off A Harang/J Valentin).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Jones (J Keppinger at 3rd base).
PB - J Kendall.
DP - 1 (R Theriot-M DeRosa-D Lee).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Harang (W, 16-4) 7.0 6 2 2 2 6 0 3.61
J. Burton (H, 10) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.41
D. Weathers (S, 31) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.79
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (L, 16-13) 5.1 7 4 4 3 1 1 4.20
C. Marmol 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.25
W. Ohman 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 5.09
K. Wood 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.42
M. Wuertz 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3.69
IBB - A Dunn (by C Zambrano).
HBP - J Keppinger (by C Zambrano).
Pitches-strikes - A Harang 107-70; J Burton 16-11; D Weathers 12-8; C Zambrano 100-57; C Marmol 16-10; W Ohman 12-7; K Wood 16-10; M Wuertz 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Harang 6-9; J Burton 0-2; D Weathers 2-0; C Zambrano 8-6; C Marmol 1-2; W Ohman 1-0; K Wood 1-1; M Wuertz 0-0.
Batters faced - A Harang 29; J Burton 3; D Weathers 4; C Zambrano 25; C Marmol 4; W Ohman 3; K Wood 4; M Wuertz 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Timmons. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Rick Reed.
Time: 2:51.
Attendance: 40,801.
Weather: 84 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, out to left.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 18, 2007 11:02 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
E. Encarnacion E. Encarnacion
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
J. Jones J. Jones
1-4
2 RBI