Milwaukee 6, Chi Cubs 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(84-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Milwaukee 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 6 10 0
Chi Cubs 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 0
WP: M. DiFelice (1-0)
LP: J. Marquis (10-9)
(91-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Milwaukee
- P. Fielder doubled to deep right, M. Cameron, R. Durham and R. Braun scored
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
Top 7th: Milwaukee
- J.J. Hardy doubled to deep right, R. Braun scored, P. Fielder to third
- C. Hart singled to left center, P. Fielder and J.J. Hardy scored
Bot 9th: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot grounded into fielder's choice, M. DeRosa scored, G. Soto out at second
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cameron cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .243
R. Durham 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .288
R. Braun lf 3 2 0 0 1 0 1 .288
P. Fielder 1b 4 1 3 3 1 0 1 .272
J.J. Hardy ss 5 1 3 1 0 1 1 .281
C. Hart rf 5 0 1 2 0 1 5 .274
C. Counsell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .231
J. Kendall c 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .249
B. Sheets p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .075
    M. DiFelice p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Coffey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Nelson ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
    C. Villanueva p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    M. Stetter p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lamb ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
    E. Gagne p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 6 10 6 5 5 16  
 Batting
2B - P Fielder 2 (26, J Marquis 2); J Hardy (29, A Guzman).
S - M DiFelice , J Kendall.
RBI - P Fielder 3 (93), J Hardy (71), C Hart 2 (85).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cameron 1, R Durham 1, C Counsell 1, C Hart 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - M Cameron (17, 2nd base off J Marquis/G Soto), J Kendall (8, 2nd base off J Marquis/G Soto).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .289
M. Fontenot 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .288
D. Lee 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .295
A. Ramirez 3b 3 1 2 1 1 0 2 .285
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .234
M. DeRosa rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .280
G. Soto c 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .286
R. Theriot ss 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 .304
J. Marquis p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196
    A. Guzman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Hart p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Marshall p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .417
    M. Hoffpauir ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .312
    R. Wells p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Ward ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
 Totals 32 2 6 2 3 8 10  
 Batting
HR - A Ramirez (25, 2nd inning off B Sheets 0 on, 0 Out).
S - J Marquis.
RBI - A Ramirez (108), R Theriot (38).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M DeRosa 1, D Ward 1, A Ramirez 1, A Soriano 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Soriano (C Hart at Home).
DP - 1 (A Soriano-G Soto).
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Sheets 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 2.98
M. DiFelice (W, 1-0) 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3.06
T. Coffey 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.24
C. Villanueva (H, 11) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.17
M. Stetter (H, 4) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.33
E. Gagne 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.25
G. Mota 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.02
S. Torres 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 2.76
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis (L, 10-9) 5.1 6 3 3 5 3 0 4.39
A. Guzman 0.2 3 3 3 0 1 0 7.36
K. Hart 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.59
S. Marshall 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.70
R. Wells 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
WP - J Marquis.
HBP - R Braun (by A Guzman); C Counsell (by K Hart).
Pitches-strikes - B Sheets 24-17; M DiFelice 32-20; T Coffey 17-10; C Villanueva 16-9; M Stetter 3-2; E Gagne 8-6; G Mota 20-12; S Torres 20-15; J Marquis 99-62; A Guzman 23-14; K Hart 10-6; S Marshall 14-11; R Wells 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Sheets 2-2; M DiFelice 3-1; T Coffey 2-0; C Villanueva 0-1; M Stetter 1-0; E Gagne 1-1; G Mota 1-1; S Torres 3-0; J Marquis 8-5; A Guzman 0-1; K Hart 1-1; S Marshall 0-3; R Wells 2-0.
Batters faced - B Sheets 7; M DiFelice 8; T Coffey 4; C Villanueva 3; M Stetter 1; E Gagne 3; G Mota 5; S Torres 5; J Marquis 27; A Guzman 6; K Hart 3; S Marshall 4; R Wells 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Ed Rapuano. 2B--Ed Hickox. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 3:00.
Attendance: 41,200.
Weather: 66 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
MILWAUKEE PITCHER BEN SHEETS LEFT THE GAME IN THE THIRD INNING WITH RIGHT FOREARM TIGHTNESS.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 17, 2008 11:19 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Milwaukee
P. Fielder Prince Fielder
3-4
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez Aramis Ramirez
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI