Chi Cubs 5, Milwaukee 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(83-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Milwaukee 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 4 11 0
Chi Cubs 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 X 5 11 1
WP: R. Dempster (16-6) S: K. Wood (31)
LP: C. Sabathia (9-1)
(91-58)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee doubled to deep center, A. Soriano scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez doubled to deep left, D. Lee and R. Theriot scored
Top 6th: Milwaukee
- P. Fielder homered to deep right, R. Durham scored
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left
Top 8th: Milwaukee
- P. Fielder homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco singled to center, A. Ramirez scored, M. DeRosa to second
Top 9th: Milwaukee
- R. Durham doubled to deep center, A. Escobar scored
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cameron cf 4 0 0 0 1 2 4 .244
R. Durham 2b 5 1 2 1 0 2 1 .288
R. Braun lf 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .290
P. Fielder 1b 5 2 3 3 0 1 2 .268
J.J. Hardy ss 4 0 1 0 0 3 2 .278
C. Hart rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .274
C. Counsell 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .236
J. Kendall c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .248
C. Sabathia p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .244
    C. Villanueva p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    B. Shouse p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lamb ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400
    A. Escobar pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .667
 Totals 37 4 11 4 2 13 14  
 Batting
2B - P Fielder (24, R Dempster); R Durham 2 (32, R Dempster, K Wood).
HR - P Fielder 2 (32, 6th inning off R Dempster 1 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off C Marmol 0 on, 0 Out).
S - C Sabathia.
RBI - P Fielder 3 (90), R Durham (44).
2-out RBI - R Durham.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1, P Fielder 1, J Hardy 2.
GIDP - M Cameron.
Team LOB - 9.
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 4 2 2 1 0 0 2 .291
R. Theriot ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .306
D. Lee 1b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .295
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .283
G. Soto c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .285
M. DeRosa rf-2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .281
R. Johnson cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .299
    F. Pie cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
R. Cedeno 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
    H. Blanco ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .286
    K. Wood p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Dempster p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .172
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    N. Cotts p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Fukudome rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .259
 Totals 35 5 11 5 0 6 11  
 Batting
2B - A Soriano (26, C Sabathia); D Lee (38, C Sabathia); A Ramirez 2 (41, C Villanueva, C Sabathia).
HR - A Soriano (29, 7th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Lee (87), A Ramirez 2 (107), A Soriano (72), H Blanco (12).
2-out RBI - H Blanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Johnson 1, A Soriano 1, G Soto 1, K Fukudome 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - R Dempster (1, bunt).
DP - 1 (A Ramirez-D Lee).
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Sabathia (L, 9-1) 7.0 9 4 4 0 5 1 1.82
C. Villanueva 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 0 4.19
B. Shouse 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.84
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster (W, 16-6) 6.0 7 2 2 1 9 1 3.02
B. Howry (H, 15) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.43
N. Cotts (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.90
C. Marmol (H, 28) 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 1 2.70
K. Wood (S, 31) 1.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 3.54
HBP - M DeRosa (by C Villanueva).
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 99-70; C Villanueva 20-12; B Shouse 5-3; R Dempster 114-79; B Howry 5-1; N Cotts 5-3; C Marmol 17-13; K Wood 26-21.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 12-4; C Villanueva 1-0; B Shouse 1-0; R Dempster 6-4; B Howry 0-1; N Cotts 0-1; C Marmol 0-2; K Wood 0-1.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 30; C Villanueva 4; B Shouse 2; R Dempster 26; B Howry 2; N Cotts 1; C Marmol 5; K Wood 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Time: 3:02.
Attendance: 40,738.
Weather: 68 degrees, clear.
Wind: 4 mph, out to center.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 17, 2008 12:42 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Milwaukee
P. Fielder Prince Fielder
3-5, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez Aramis Ramirez
3-4
2 RBI