Chi Cubs 6, Cincinnati 0
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(84-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 6 10 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1
WP: C. Zambrano (18-13)
LP: B. Arroyo (9-15)
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Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep center
Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot hit sacrifice fly to center, M. DeRosa scored, J. Jones to third on center fielder N. Hopper's throwing error
Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee homered to deep left center, A. Soriano scored
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Jones doubled to deep left, M. DeRosa and A. Ramirez scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 5 2 2 1 0 2 1 .295
J. Kendall c 5 0 0 0 0 2 1 .267
D. Lee 1b 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .317
C. Floyd rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .285
    F. Pie cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .312
M. DeRosa 2b 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .294
J. Jones cf-rf 4 0 3 2 0 0 0 .282
R. Theriot ss 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .269
C. Zambrano p 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .247
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Fontenot ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
    R. Dempster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 6 10 6 1 6 8  
 Batting
2B - A Soriano (41, B Arroyo); J Jones (32, B Salmon).
HR - A Soriano (32, 1st inning off B Arroyo 0 on, 0 Out), D Lee (22, 5th inning off B Arroyo 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Theriot.
RBI - A Soriano (67), R Theriot (45), D Lee 2 (82), J Jones 2 (65).
2-out RBI - D Lee 2, J Jones 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Soriano 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Soriano (J Votto at Home).
DP - 1 (R Theriot-M DeRosa-D Lee).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Hopper cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .330
J. Keppinger ss 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .340
J. Votto 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .329
B. Phillips 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .289
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .291
J. Valentin c 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .276
B. Coats lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .231
J. Ellison rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .171
B. Arroyo p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .143
    T. Coffey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Bellhorn ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .083
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Salmon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. McBeth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 0 8 0 1 5 12  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Valentin 1, E Encarnacion 1.
GIDP - B Coats.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - N Hopper (1, throw).
Outfield assists - B Coats (J Jones at Home).
PB - J Valentin.
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 18-13) 7.0 6 0 0 1 4 0 3.95
B. Howry 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.36
R. Dempster 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.25
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo (L, 9-15) 6.0 6 4 3 1 1 2 4.23
T. Coffey 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5.94
M. Stanton 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.04
B. Salmon 0.1 4 2 2 0 0 0 4.12
M. McBeth 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.95
HBP - C Floyd (by B Arroyo).
Pitches-strikes - C Zambrano 110-70; B Howry 11-9; R Dempster 13-9; B Arroyo 95-61; T Coffey 17-13; M Stanton 13-9; B Salmon 6-5; M McBeth 19-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Zambrano 11-5; B Howry 0-2; R Dempster 3-0; B Arroyo 6-11; T Coffey 0-0; M Stanton 0-1; B Salmon 0-0; M McBeth 0-2.
Batters faced - C Zambrano 27; B Howry 4; R Dempster 3; B Arroyo 26; T Coffey 3; M Stanton 2; B Salmon 4; M McBeth 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 2:42.
Attendance: 32,193.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY CHICAGO'S ALFONSO SORIANO LED OFF THE GAME.

Updated on Friday, Sep 28, 2007 9:57 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
J. Jones J. Jones
3-4
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Keppinger J. Keppinger
3-4