Chi Cubs 5, St. Louis 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(80-75)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 1
Chi Cubs 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 X 5 10 0
WP: R. Dempster (17-6)
LP: B. Looper (12-14)
(94-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: St. Louis
- A. Pujols hit sacrifice fly to deep center, S. Schumaker scored, R. Ludwick to third
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- M. Hoffpauir reached on fielder's choice, K. Fukudome scored, R. Cedeno to second on second baseman F. Lopez's throwing error
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- C. McGehee hit sacrifice fly to center, F. Pie scored
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- C. McGehee singled to center, M. Fontenot scored, F. Pie to second
- J. Edmonds hit sacrifice fly to left, F. Pie scored
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno scored on wild pitch
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Schumaker cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .304
R. Ludwick rf 3 0 1 0 1 2 1 .294
    B. Barton pr-rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
A. Pujols 1b 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .349
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
F. Lopez 2b-3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .264
T. Glaus 3b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .266
    K. McClellan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Phelps 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269
N. Stavinoha lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .200
J. LaRue c 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .228
    A. Kennedy ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .269
B. Looper p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233
    A. Miles ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .311
C. Izturis ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250
 Totals 30 1 7 1 3 5 15  
 Batting
2B - R Ludwick (39, R Dempster); F Lopez (25, B Howry).
SF - A Pujols.
RBI - A Pujols (106).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Izturis 1, T Glaus 1, A Kennedy 1.
GIDP - B Looper, A Pujols.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - C Izturis (21, 2nd base off R Dempster/K Hill).
 
 Fielding
E - F Lopez (14, throw).
Outfield assists - R Ludwick (R Cedeno at Home).
DP - 1 (A Miles-C Izturis-A Pujols).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Fukudome rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .260
R. Cedeno ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .284
M. Hoffpauir lf 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .315
D. Ward 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .223
M. Fontenot 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .288
F. Pie cf 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 .243
C. McGehee 3b 3 0 2 2 0 1 0 .222
K. Hill c 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .200
R. Dempster p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167
    J. Samardzija p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Edmonds ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .236
    C. Gaudin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Wells p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 5 10 4 2 9 10  
 Batting
2B - K Fukudome (24, B Looper); M Hoffpauir (7, B Looper); R Cedeno (11, K McClellan).
3B - F Pie (1, B Looper).
S - K Hill.
SF - J Edmonds , C McGehee.
RBI - M Hoffpauir (3), C McGehee 2 (4), J Edmonds (54).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ward 2, K Fukudome 1.
GIDP - D Ward.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - K Fukudome (C Izturis at Home).
DP - 2 (R Dempster-R Cedeno-D Ward, C McGehee-M Fontenot-D Ward).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Looper (L, 12-14) 6.0 9 4 4 1 6 0 4.12
K. McClellan 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.04
J. Motte 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster (W, 17-6) 5.0 6 1 1 0 1 0 2.99
J. Samardzija (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.16
C. Gaudin (H, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 4.44
R. Wells 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
B. Howry 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.27
WP - B Looper, K McClellan.
Pitches-strikes - B Looper 102-64; K McClellan 16-7; J Motte 19-11; R Dempster 67-47; J Samardzija 10-9; C Gaudin 20-9; R Wells 13-5; B Howry 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Looper 7-5; K McClellan 2-1; J Motte 0-0; R Dempster 7-6; J Samardzija 1-0; C Gaudin 1-1; R Wells 2-1; B Howry 1-1.
Batters faced - B Looper 28; K McClellan 4; J Motte 3; R Dempster 19; J Samardzija 3; C Gaudin 5; R Wells 3; B Howry 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chad Fairchild. 1B--Sam Holbrook. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Jeff Kellogg.
Time: 2:26.
Attendance: 40,551.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, in from right.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 21, 2008 4:56 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
S. Schumaker Skip Schumaker
3-4
 Chi Cubs
C. McGehee Casey McGehee
2-3
2 RBI