Chi Cubs 13, Pittsburgh 8
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 12 3
Chi Cubs 4 1 2 0 0 5 1 0 X 13 16 0
WP: S. Eyre (2-1)
LP: F. Osoria (0-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- N. Morgan singled to center
- N. Morgan stole second
- N. McLouth walked
- F. Sanchez flied out to right, N. Morgan to third
- N. McLouth stole second
- A. LaRoche intentionally walked
- X. Nady grounded into fielder's choice, N. Morgan scored, N. McLouth to third, A. LaRoche out at second
- J. Bautista lined out to deep right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep center
- M. DeRosa hit by pitch
- D. Lee singled to right, M. DeRosa to second
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, D. Lee and M. DeRosa scored
- M. Murton singled to shortstop
- G. Soto flied out to right center
- C. Monroe struck out swinging
- R. Theriot singled to left, M. Murton to second
- J. Marquis struck out looking

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Chi Cubs 4

  Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino grounded out to second
- C. Izturis doubled to right center
- P. Maholm struck out swinging
- N. Morgan singled to right, C. Izturis scored
- N. Morgan caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano struck out swinging
- M. DeRosa grounded out to shortstop
- D. Lee doubled to deep left
- A. Ramirez safe at first on shortstop C. Izturis' throwing error, D. Lee scored
- M. Murton grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Chi Cubs 5

  Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth singled to center
- F. Sanchez flied out to deep right
- A. LaRoche doubled to deep right, N. McLouth to third
- X. Nady grounded out to second, N. McLouth scored, A. LaRoche to third
- J. Bautista doubled to left, A. LaRoche scored
- R. Paulino singled to center, J. Bautista scored, R. Paulino to second advancing on throw
- C. Izturis tripled to deep right, R. Paulino scored
- W. Ohman relieved J. Marquis
- P. Maholm reached on bunt single to third, C. Izturis scored
- N. Morgan grounded out to second

5 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 5

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- G. Soto singled to left
- C. Monroe singled to left center, G. Soto to second
- R. Theriot singled to deep left center, G. Soto to third, C. Monroe to second
- R. Cedeno hit for W. Ohman
- R. Cedeno singled to right center, G. Soto scored, C. Monroe to third, R. Theriot to second
- F. Osoria relieved P. Maholm
- A. Soriano popped out to third
- M. DeRosa struck out swinging
- C. Monroe scored, R. Theriot to third, R. Cedeno to second on wild pitch
- D. Lee flied out to deep right center

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 7

  Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- F. Pie in center field
- K. Hart relieved W. Ohman
- N. McLouth struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez struck out swinging
- A. LaRoche walked
- X. Nady walked, A. LaRoche to second
- J. Bautista lined out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 7

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. Kata at shortstop
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop
- M. Murton struck out swinging
- G. Soto lined out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 7

  Top 5th: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino struck out swinging
- M. Kata grounded out to second
- F. Osoria grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 7

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- F. Pie struck out swinging
- R. Theriot grounded out to third
- M. Fontenot hit for K. Hart
- K. Hart grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 7

  Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- S. Eyre relieved K. Hart
- N. Morgan grounded out to second
- N. McLouth flied out to center
- F. Sanchez walked
- A. LaRoche grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 7

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano singled to left
- M. DeRosa lined out to shortstop
- D. Lee reached on fielder's choice, A. Soriano to second on second baseman F. Sanchez's fielding error
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, D. Lee and A. Soriano scored
- J. Grabow relieved F. Osoria
- M. Murton singled to shortstop
- G. Soto homered to deep left center, M. Murton scored
- F. Pie grounded out to second
- R. Theriot fouled out to shallow right

5 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 12

  Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- C. Marmol relieved S. Eyre
- J. Jones in right field
- X. Nady struck out swinging
- J. Bautista walked
- R. Paulino struck out looking
- M. Kata singled to right, J. Bautista to third
- J. Phelps hit for J. Grabow
- J. Phelps struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 12

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- B. Bullington relieved J. Grabow
- J. Jones lined out to third
- A. Soriano flied out to left center
- M. DeRosa singled to third, M. DeRosa to second on third baseman J. Bautista's throwing error
- D. Lee singled to left, M. DeRosa scored
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep left

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 13

  Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- K. Wood relieved K. Wood
- N. Morgan flied out to left
- N. McLouth struck out looking
- F. Sanchez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 13

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Perez relieved B. Bullington
- H. Blanco hit for K. Wood
- H. Blanco grounded out to pitcher
- G. Soto walked
- F. Pie walked, G. Soto to second
- R. Theriot grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, F. Pie out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 13

  Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- R. Dempster relieved K. Wood
- A. LaRoche struck out swinging
- X. Nady homered to deep left
- J. Bautista singled to left
- R. Paulino lined out to center
- M. Kata grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 8, Chi Cubs 13
 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
X. Nady X. Nady
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-5, 2 HR
6 RBI