Chi Cubs 7, Milwaukee 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 7 14 0
Milwaukee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 0
WP: R. Dempster (12-4)
LP: M. Parra (9-4)
(60-48)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- R. Johnson struck out, reached on wild pitch, A. Soriano scored, D. Lee to third on wild pitch
- M. DeRosa singled to center, D. Lee scored, R. Johnson to third
Bot 1st: Milwaukee
- R. Durham scored, P. Fielder to second on wild pitch
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot tripled to deep right, R. Dempster and A. Soriano scored
- R. Johnson singled to center, R. Theriot scored, A. Ramirez to second
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot walked, H. Blanco scored, R. Cedeno to third, A. Soriano to second
- D. Lee grounded into fielder's choice, R. Cedeno scored, A. Soriano out at third, R. Theriot to second
Bot 9th: Milwaukee
- P. Fielder homered to deep right center
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 2 3 0 2 0 1 .291
R. Theriot ss 3 1 3 3 2 0 0 .322
D. Lee 1b 5 1 0 1 1 1 6 .295
A. Ramirez 3b 4 0 0 0 2 2 4 .274
R. Johnson cf 5 0 3 1 0 1 2 .286
M. DeRosa 2b 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .273
K. Fukudome rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 .279
H. Blanco c 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .293
R. Dempster p 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .156
    C. Gaudin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cedeno ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .283
    N. Cotts p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 40 7 14 6 8 8 24  
 Batting
2B - H Blanco (1, B Shouse).
3B - R Theriot (3, M Parra).
S - R Theriot.
RBI - M DeRosa (55), R Theriot 3 (31), R Johnson (38), D Lee (67).
2-out RBI - M DeRosa, R Johnson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Lee 2, M DeRosa 3, A Ramirez 1, A Soriano 1, K Fukudome 1.
Team LOB - 15.
 Base Running
SB - A Soriano (10, 3rd base off M Parra/J Kendall), K Fukudome (10, 2nd base off C Villanueva/J Kendall).
CS - R Theriot (11, 2nd base by D Riske/J Kendall).
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Durham 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .289
J.J. Hardy ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .291
R. Braun lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .300
P. Fielder 1b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .278
C. Hart rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .283
B. Hall 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .227
M. Cameron cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .227
J. Kendall c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .249
M. Parra p 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .220
    C. Villanueva p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    D. Riske p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Weeks ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .223
    B. Shouse p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 2 6 1 1 11 7  
 Batting
2B - R Durham (26, R Dempster); M Parra (3, R Dempster).
3B - M Parra (1, R Dempster).
HR - P Fielder (21, 9th inning off N Cotts 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - P Fielder (60).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Durham 1, C Hart 1, R Braun 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - J Kendall (3, 2nd base by R Dempster/H Blanco).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster (W, 12-4) 7.0 5 1 1 1 9 0 2.90
C. Gaudin 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.54
N. Cotts 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.79
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Parra (L, 9-4) 5.1 8 5 5 4 5 0 3.93
C. Villanueva 1.2 2 0 0 1 2 0 4.55
D. Riske 1.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 4.01
B. Shouse 0.1 2 2 2 2 0 0 2.70
G. Mota 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.31
WP - M Parra, R Dempster, C Villanueva.
Pitches-strikes - R Dempster 111-68; C Gaudin 11-6; N Cotts 19-11; M Parra 96-56; C Villanueva 41-25; D Riske 19-11; B Shouse 20-9; G Mota 14-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Dempster 7-4; C Gaudin 0-2; N Cotts 0-2; M Parra 9-3; C Villanueva 0-3; D Riske 1-1; B Shouse 1-0; G Mota 1-0.
Batters faced - R Dempster 26; C Gaudin 3; N Cotts 4; M Parra 29; C Villanueva 8; D Riske 5; B Shouse 5; G Mota 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Doug Eddings. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Dana Demuth.
Time: 3:11.
Attendance: 44,871.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, in from center.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 30, 2008 11:33 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
R. Theriot Ryan Theriot
3-3
3 RBI
 Milwaukee
P. Fielder Prince Fielder
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI