Chi Cubs 11, Atlanta 7
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 2 0 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 11 14 0
Atlanta 0 1 1 2 0 0 3 0 0 7 14 1
WP: T. Lilly (12-6)
LP: T. Glavine (2-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- R. Johnson singled to center, K. Fukudome scored, D. Lee to third, A. Ramirez to second
- G. Soto walked, D. Lee scored, A. Ramirez to third, R. Johnson to second
Bot 2nd: Atlanta
- M. Kotsay tripled to deep right, J. Francoeur scored
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep center, D. Lee and K. Fukudome scored
Bot 3rd: Atlanta
- C. Jones singled to center, M. Prado scored
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left, R. Theriot scored
Bot 4th: Atlanta
- M. Kotsay homered to deep right
- M. Prado doubled to deep right center, Y. Escobar scored
Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- G. Soto doubled to center, A. Ramirez scored, G. Soto to third on second baseman M. Prado's throwing error
- M. DeRosa singled to left, G. Soto scored
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot singled to right, G. Soto scored, M. DeRosa to third
- T. Lilly hit sacrifice fly to right, M. DeRosa scored
Bot 7th: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur homered to deep left, O. Infante and C. Kotchman scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 5 1 1 2 1 1 2 .297
K. Fukudome rf 5 2 2 0 1 1 3 .270
D. Lee 1b 5 2 2 0 0 2 2 .291
A. Ramirez 3b 2 2 2 3 1 0 0 .285
    M. Fontenot 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287
R. Johnson cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 .304
G. Soto c 2 2 1 2 3 0 0 .286
M. DeRosa 2b-3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 4 .280
R. Theriot ss 3 1 2 1 2 0 2 .320
T. Lilly p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .170
    D. Ward ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .217
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cedeno ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .277
    K. Wood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 11 14 11 8 6 15  
 Batting
2B - D Lee (31, T Glavine); G Soto (29, B Carlyle); M DeRosa (22, B Boyer); R Johnson (18, V Nunez).
HR - A Ramirez (20, 3rd inning off T Glavine 2 on, 0 Out), A Soriano (22, 4th inning off T Glavine 1 on, 1 Out).
S - T Lilly 2.
SF - D Ward.
RBI - R Johnson (42), G Soto 2 (69), A Ramirez 3 (81), A Soriano 2 (59), M DeRosa (68), R Theriot (33), D Ward (10).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Lee 2, R Theriot 1, K Fukudome 2.
GIDP - M DeRosa.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - R Theriot (12, 2nd base by T Glavine).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
Y. Escobar ss 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .282
    G. Blanco lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .260
M. Prado 2b 5 1 2 1 0 2 2 .316
C. Jones 3b 5 0 1 1 0 2 1 .367
O. Infante lf-ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .306
C. Kotchman 1b 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .175
J. Francoeur rf 5 2 3 3 0 0 1 .229
M. Kotsay cf 5 1 5 2 0 0 0 .300
C. Sammons c 4 0 0 0 1 2 4 .250
T. Glavine p 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .105
    R. Gotay ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .216
    B. Carlyle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Norton ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .232
    B. Boyer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Johnson ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .266
    V. Nunez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 41 7 14 7 2 12 15  
 Batting
2B - M Prado 2 (9, T Lilly 2); M Kotsay (15, B Howry).
3B - M Kotsay (3, T Lilly).
HR - M Kotsay (6, 4th inning off T Lilly 0 on, 0 Out), J Francoeur (10, 7th inning off B Howry 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Kotsay 2 (36), C Jones (59), M Prado (18), J Francoeur 3 (52).
2-out RBI - M Kotsay, M Prado.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Johnson 1, C Jones 1, C Sammons 1, M Prado 1, Y Escobar 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - M Prado (5, throw).
DP - 1 (Y Escobar-M Prado-C Kotchman).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Lilly (W, 12-6) 6.0 8 4 4 2 8 1 4.32
B. Howry 0.2 4 3 3 0 1 1 5.53
C. Marmol 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.89
K. Wood 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.77
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Glavine (L, 2-4) 4.0 7 7 7 4 3 2 5.54
B. Carlyle 1.0 4 2 2 1 0 0 3.89
J. Tavarez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.43
B. Boyer 1.0 2 2 2 2 1 0 5.00
V. Nunez 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.63
W. Ohman 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.52
WP - B Boyer.
IBB - A Ramirez (by T Glavine), A Soriano (by B Carlyle).
BALK - T Lilly.
HBP - Y Escobar (by T Lilly).
Pitches-strikes - T Lilly 91-62; B Howry 21-16; C Marmol 11-10; K Wood 25-18; T Glavine 70-37; B Carlyle 29-18; J Tavarez 13-7; B Boyer 28-17; V Nunez 19-12; W Ohman 14-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Lilly 4-6; B Howry 0-1; C Marmol 1-1; K Wood 2-0; T Glavine 5-3; B Carlyle 3-0; J Tavarez 1-1; B Boyer 1-1; V Nunez 1-2; W Ohman 1-1.
Batters faced - T Lilly 29; B Howry 6; C Marmol 4; K Wood 5; T Glavine 21; B Carlyle 8; J Tavarez 3; B Boyer 7; V Nunez 5; W Ohman 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 36,365.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, swirling.
Game Notes
CHICAGO THIRD BASEMAN ARAMIS RAMIREZ LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEFT ARM INJURY.
CHICAGO THIRD BASEMAN ARAMIS RAMIREZ LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH A LEFT HIP CONTUSION.
ATLANTA'S MARK KOTSAY DOUBLED IN THE SEVENTH INNING TO HIT FOR THE CYCLE. KOTSAY ALSO TRIPLED IN THE SECOND INNING, HOMERED IN THE FOUTH INNING AND SINGLED IN THE SIXTH INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 14, 2008 10:29 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez Aramis Ramirez
2-2, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Atlanta
M. Kotsay Mark Kotsay
5-5, 1 HR
2 RBI