Chi Cubs 4, St. Louis 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(87-58)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 0
St. Louis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 7 2
WP: T. Lilly (14-9) S: K. Wood (29)
LP: B. Looper (12-12)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
- A. Pujols grounded out to shortstop, C. Izturis scored
Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- F. Pie singled to left center, K. Fukudome scored, M. DeRosa to second
- A. Soriano reached on fielder's choice, M. DeRosa and F. Pie scored, T. Lilly to third on F. Lopez's throwing error
- A. Ramirez singled to left, A. Soriano scored, D. Lee to second
Bot 9th: St. Louis
- R. Ludwick homered to deep right center, A. Pujols scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 .287
R. Theriot ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 .308
D. Lee 1b 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .295
A. Ramirez 3b 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 .280
G. Soto c 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .290
K. Fukudome rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .262
M. DeRosa 2b 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .285
F. Pie cf 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 .231
T. Lilly p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164
    K. Wood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 4 8 3 4 8 18  
 Batting
S - T Lilly 2.
RBI - F Pie (8), A Soriano (70), A Ramirez (103).
2-out RBI - A Ramirez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Lee 1, A Soriano 1, G Soto 1, K Fukudome 2.
GIDP - R Theriot.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Soriano (C Izturis at Home).
DP - 1 (M DeRosa-D Lee).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Izturis ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .249
F. Lopez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .262
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .362
R. Ludwick rf-cf 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .296
Y. Molina c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
    J. LaRue c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
    A. Miles ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .315
J. Phelps lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .294
A. Kennedy 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267
B. Looper p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
    B. Ryan ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Kinney p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Villone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Barton ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .267
S. Schumaker cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .306
    B. Barden ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    K. Jimenez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 3 7 3 0 7 2  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (39, K Wood).
HR - R Ludwick (33, 9th inning off K Wood 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Pujols (99), R Ludwick 2 (101).
GIDP - S Schumaker.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - F Lopez 2 (13, catch, throw).
DP - 1 (C Izturis-A Kennedy-A Pujols).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Lilly (W, 14-9) 8.0 5 1 1 0 5 0 4.29
K. Wood (S, 29) 1.0 2 2 2 0 2 1 3.51
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Looper (L, 12-12) 5.0 8 4 1 1 4 0 4.02
R. Flores 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.44
J. Motte 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
J. Kinney 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
R. Villone 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.00
K. Jimenez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.29
BALK - T Lilly.
HBP - B Ryan (by T Lilly).
Pitches-strikes - T Lilly 90-63; K Wood 18-11; B Looper 106-69; R Flores 4-0; J Motte 20-12; J Kinney 6-6; R Villone 19-9; K Jimenez 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Lilly 8-10; K Wood 0-1; B Looper 11-2; R Flores 0-0; J Motte 1-0; J Kinney 2-0; R Villone 1-1; K Jimenez 0-3.
Batters faced - T Lilly 28; K Wood 5; B Looper 25; R Flores 1; J Motte 4; J Kinney 3; R Villone 4; K Jimenez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Mike Reilly. 2B--Andy Fletcher. 3B--Bob Davidson.
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 43,955.
Weather: 72 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
ST. LOUIS CATCHER YADIER MOLINA LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH A BRUISED LEFT THIGH.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 10, 2008 11:36 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez Aramis Ramirez
2-5
1 RBI
 St. Louis
R. Ludwick Ryan Ludwick
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI