Chi Cubs 7, Milwaukee 1
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(63-44)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 1 7 15 0
Milwaukee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 1
WP: C. Zambrano (12-4)
LP: B. Sheets (10-4)
(60-47)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa hit sacrifice fly to deep center, A. Ramirez scored
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- K. Fukudome tripled to deep left, D. Lee and A. Ramirez scored
- M. DeRosa singled to left, K. Fukudome scored
- C. Zambrano singled to shortstop, M. DeRosa scored, M. Fontenot to third, G. Soto to second
- A. Soriano hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Fontenot scored, G. Soto to third
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez singled to left, R. Theriot scored
Bot 9th: Milwaukee
- M. Cameron doubled to deep left center, R. Branyan scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 0 1 1 0 2 2 .284
R. Theriot ss 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 .317
D. Lee 1b 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .298
A. Ramirez 3b 5 2 4 1 0 0 1 .277
K. Fukudome cf 5 1 2 2 0 0 1 .280
M. DeRosa rf 4 1 1 2 0 1 3 .273
M. Fontenot 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 .283
G. Soto c 4 0 2 0 0 2 1 .275
C. Zambrano p 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .349
    J. Samardzija p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 40 7 15 7 1 9 20  
 Batting
2B - A Ramirez 3 (27, B Sheets 2, C Villanueva); K Fukudome (20, B Shouse).
3B - K Fukudome (3, B Sheets); R Theriot (2, G Mota).
SF - M DeRosa , A Soriano.
RBI - M DeRosa 2 (54), K Fukudome 2 (38), C Zambrano (9), A Soriano (46), A Ramirez (72).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Lee 2, A Ramirez 1, M Fontenot 3.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - R Theriot (16, 2nd base off B Sheets/J Kendall), A Soriano (9, 2nd base off B Sheets/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Ramirez-M Fontenot-D Lee).
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Durham 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .290
    C. Counsell 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
J.J. Hardy ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .294
R. Braun lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .303
P. Fielder 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .275
C. Hart rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .285
R. Branyan 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .250
M. Cameron cf 3 0 2 1 1 1 2 .230
J. Kendall c 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .248
B. Sheets p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .087
    C. Villanueva p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    R. Weeks ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .223
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Shouse p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 1 6 1 3 10 16  
 Batting
2B - M Cameron (17, J Samardzija).
RBI - M Cameron (41).
2-out RBI - M Cameron.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 2, R Weeks 1.
GIDP - J Hardy.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - J Kendall (5, throw).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 12-4) 8.0 5 0 0 2 9 0 2.80
J. Samardzija 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 3.60
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Sheets (L, 10-4) 5.1 11 6 6 1 4 0 3.14
C. Villanueva 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.65
G. Mota 1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 5.40
B. Shouse 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.23
WP - B Sheets.
Pitches-strikes - C Zambrano 118-76; J Samardzija 17-9; B Sheets 100-65; C Villanueva 14-9; G Mota 25-16; B Shouse 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Zambrano 7-8; J Samardzija 1-1; B Sheets 3-9; C Villanueva 3-1; G Mota 2-0; B Shouse 0-0.
Batters faced - C Zambrano 30; J Samardzija 5; B Sheets 28; C Villanueva 6; G Mota 6; B Shouse 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana Demuth. 1B--Lance Barksdale. 2B--Doug Eddings. 3B--Ted Barrett.
Time: 2:35.
Attendance: 45,069.
Weather: 83 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
MILWAUKEE'S RAY DURHAM LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING DUE TO A RIGHT SHIN CONTUSION.

Updated on Tuesday, Jul 29, 2008 10:52 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez Aramis Ramirez
4-5
1 RBI
 Milwaukee
M. Cameron Mike Cameron
2-3
1 RBI