Chi Cubs 14, Cincinnati 9
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(86-56)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 1 1 1 3 3 2 3 14 18 1
Cincinnati 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 4 9 10 0
WP: J. Marquis (10-8)
LP: J. Cueto (8-13)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. Hoffpauir grounded out to shortstop, A. Ramirez scored
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
- C. Dickerson walked, E. Encarnacion scored, C. Patterson to third, P. Bako to second
Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left, R. Johnson and M. DeRosa scored
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- M. DeRosa homered to deep right center, A. Ramirez and M. Hoffpauir scored
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Marquis homered to deep right
- D. Lee doubled to deep left, A. Soriano scored
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
- C. Patterson safe at first on D. Lee's fielding error, B. Phillips and J. Cabrera scored, J. Bruce to second
- P. Bako doubled to deep center, C. Patterson and J. Bruce scored
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee singled to left, R. Johnson and R. Cedeno scored, R. Theriot to second
- M. Fontenot singled to center, R. Theriot scored, D. Lee to second
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
- J. Cabrera homered to deep left, B. Phillips, J. Keppinger and J. Votto scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 5 4 4 5 0 0 0 .291
    R. Cedeno lf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .282
R. Theriot ss 5 1 2 0 1 0 0 .309
D. Lee 1b 6 0 4 3 0 0 2 .296
A. Ramirez 3b 4 2 1 0 0 2 3 .274
    M. Fontenot 2b 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 .301
G. Soto c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .292
    K. Hill ph-c 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .500
M. Hoffpauir rf 4 1 0 1 1 1 3 .333
M. DeRosa 2b-3b 4 2 1 3 1 0 1 .289
R. Johnson cf 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .305
J. Marquis p 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .200
    J. Samardzija p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    N. Cotts p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
    M. Wuertz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 45 14 18 14 4 6 20  
 Batting
2B - D Lee 2 (35, J Cueto, G Majewski); G Soto (33, J Cueto).
HR - A Soriano 3 (27, 3rd inning off J Cueto 0 on, 2 Out, 5th inning off J Cueto 0 on, 0 Out, 6th inning off J Burton 2 on, 2 Out), M Derosa (20, 7th inning off J Burton 2 on, 2 Out), J Marquis (1, 8th inning off G Majewski 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Soriano 5 (69), M Hoffpauir (2), M DeRosa 3 (83), J Marquis (5), D Lee 3 (80), M Fontenot (35).
2-out RBI - A Soriano 4, M DeRosa 3, D Lee 2, M Fontenot.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Ramirez 1, J Marquis 1, K Hill 1, M Hoffpauir 1, G Soto 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - D Lee (9, ground ball).
DP - 1 (R Theriot-M DeRosa-D Lee).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Dickerson lf 4 0 0 1 1 1 1 .314
J. Keppinger ss 5 1 2 0 0 0 3 .266
B. Phillips 2b 4 2 2 0 1 0 1 .264
J. Votto 1b 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 .294
E. Encarnacion 3b 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .252
    J. Cabrera pr-3b 1 2 1 4 0 0 0 .296
J. Bruce rf 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 .258
C. Patterson cf 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 .202
P. Bako c 4 0 2 2 1 1 1 .208
J. Cueto p 2 0 0 0 0 1 6 .025
    J. Burton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Phillips ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213
    G. Majewski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Castillo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    M. Lincoln p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Valentin ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .246
 Totals 37 9 10 8 7 4 16  
 Batting
2B - P Bako (9, J Samardzija).
HR - J Cabrera (2, 9th inning off C Marmol 3 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Dickerson (13), C Patterson (27), P Bako 2 (34), J Cabrera 4 (8).
2-out RBI - C Dickerson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Valentin 1, J Keppinger 2, C Dickerson 1, J Cueto 2.
GIDP - B Phillips.
Team LOB - 9.
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis (W, 10-8) 7.1 5 2 2 5 2 0 4.36
J. Samardzija 0.0 1 3 2 1 0 0 2.05
N. Cotts 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.02
M. Wuertz 0.0 2 3 3 1 0 0 4.02
C. Marmol 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 2.67
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Cueto (L, 8-13) 5.1 8 5 5 1 3 2 4.77
J. Burton 1.2 3 4 4 1 1 2 2.82
G. Majewski 1.0 3 2 2 1 1 1 5.73
M. Lincoln 1.0 4 3 3 1 1 0 4.90
WP - J Cueto, C Marmol.
IBB - P Bako (by J Marquis).
HBP - R Johnson (by J Cueto); E Encarnacion (by J Samardzija).
Pitches-strikes - J Marquis 107-58; J Samardzija 17-9; N Cotts 12-7; M Wuertz 14-5; C Marmol 12-11; J Cueto 84-57; J Burton 27-20; G Majewski 24-16; M Lincoln 26-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Marquis 11-9; J Samardzija 0-0; N Cotts 1-1; M Wuertz 0-0; C Marmol 1-0; J Cueto 8-5; J Burton 2-2; G Majewski 1-1; M Lincoln 0-2.
Batters faced - J Marquis 31; J Samardzija 4; N Cotts 2; M Wuertz 3; C Marmol 5; J Cueto 26; J Burton 9; G Majewski 7; M Lincoln 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Runge. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Charlie Reliford.
Time: 3:15.
Attendance: 41,204.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, left to right.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 6, 2008 10:36 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano Alfonso Soriano
4-5, 3 HR
5 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Cabrera Jolbert Cabrera
1-1, 1 HR
4 RBI