St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 3
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(86-58)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 4 9 0
WP: C. Perez (3-2)
LP: C. Marmol (2-4)
(78-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee doubled to deep left, R. Theriot scored
- A. Ramirez ground rule double to deep left, D. Lee scored
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez singled to right, R. Theriot scored
Bot 6th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep right center, A. Miles and S. Schumaker scored
Bot 9th: St. Louis
- C. Izturis reached on fielder's choice, B. Ryan scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 .285
R. Theriot ss 5 2 2 0 0 1 0 .311
D. Lee 1b 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .296
A. Ramirez 3b 4 0 3 2 0 0 0 .279
M. DeRosa rf-2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .285
J. Edmonds cf 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .232
    F. Pie pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
G. Soto c 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .292
M. Fontenot 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .297
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Dempster p 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .161
    K. Fukudome rf 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .262
 Totals 34 3 9 3 4 8 15  
 Batting
2B - D Lee (36, K Lohse); A Ramirez (39, K Lohse).
3B - R Theriot (4, K Lohse).
RBI - D Lee (81), A Ramirez 2 (102).
2-out RBI - A Ramirez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 1, A Soriano 3.
GIDP - G Soto, A Soriano.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Ramirez-M Fontenot-D Lee, C Marmol-D Lee).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Schumaker cf 4 1 2 0 0 2 0 .307
T. Glaus 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .269
    A. Miles 2b 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .316
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .361
R. Ludwick rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .296
R. Ankiel lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .264
Y. Molina c 2 0 1 0 2 0 2 .308
    B. Ryan pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242
F. Lopez 2b-3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .262
K. Lohse p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .103
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Kennedy ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .269
    R. Franklin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Villone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Perez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Barden ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Izturis ss 4 0 0 1 0 1 1 .246
 Totals 32 4 9 4 3 7 8  
 Batting
2B - S Schumaker (20, R Dempster); F Lopez (23, R Dempster).
HR - A Pujols (33, 6th inning off R Dempster 2 on, 0 Out).
S - B Barden.
RBI - A Pujols 3 (98), C Izturis (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Kennedy 2.
GIDP - Y Molina.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Franklin-C Izturis-A Pujols, F Lopez-A Miles-A Pujols).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster 7.0 7 3 3 2 6 1 3.02
C. Marmol (L, 2-4) 1.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 2.69
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Lohse 5.1 8 3 3 2 5 0 3.80
J. Motte 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
R. Franklin 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3.75
R. Villone 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.11
C. Perez (W, 3-2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.41
WP - K Lohse.
IBB - M Fontenot (by K Lohse).
BALK - C Marmol.
Pitches-strikes - R Dempster 103-67; C Marmol 29-21; K Lohse 98-58; J Motte 10-7; R Franklin 22-13; R Villone 5-1; C Perez 9-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Dempster 7-8; C Marmol 2-1; K Lohse 6-5; J Motte 0-1; R Franklin 4-0; R Villone 0-0; C Perez 2-1.
Batters faced - R Dempster 29; C Marmol 7; K Lohse 26; J Motte 2; R Franklin 7; R Villone 1; C Perez 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bob Davidson. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--Andy Fletcher.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 43,806.
Weather: 65 degrees, clear.
Wind: 4 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
ST. LOUIS' TROY GLAUS LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING DUE TO A STRAINED RIGHT SHOULDER.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 9, 2008 11:09 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez Aramis Ramirez
3-4
2 RBI
 St. Louis
A. Pujols Albert Pujols
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI