Pittsburgh 8, Chi Cubs 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-97)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 1 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 8 12 0
Chi Cubs 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
WP: J. Karstens (4-5)
LP: C. Zambrano (9-7)
(82-76)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- L. Milledge singled to shortstop, A. McCutchen scored, R. Doumit to third
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
- M. Fontenot singled to shallow right, J. Baker scored
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- R. Doumit doubled to right center, A. McCutchen and G. Jones scored
- B. Moss singled to shallow right, R. Doumit scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- R. Theriot sacrificed to pitcher, C. Zambrano scored
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- R. Doumit singled to shallow left, A. LaRoche scored, R. Doumit to second advancing on throw
- B. Moss grounded into fielder's choice, R. Doumit scored, L. Milledge out at second
- D. Young singled to shallow center, B. Moss scored
Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- R. Doumit homered to deep right
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. McCutchen cf 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 .283
A. LaRoche 3b 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 .258
G. Jones 1b 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .297
R. Doumit c 4 3 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 .254
L. Milledge lf 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 .281
B. Moss rf 5 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 5 .237
D. Young 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .265
R. Vazquez ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .235
J. Karstens p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .048
    S. Pearce ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .202
    D. Veal p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Diaz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .274
    J. Chavez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    V. Vasquez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 8 12 8 1 6 8 2 16  
 Batting
2B - R Doumit (16, C Zambrano).
3B - A McCutchen (9, C Zambrano).
HR - R Doumit (10, 9th inning off C Marmol 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - R Doumit 4 (38), L Milledge (20), B Moss 2 (41), D Young (40).
2-out RBI - L Milledge, B Moss, D Young.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A McCutchen 1, A LaRoche 1, B Moss 1, R Diaz 1.
GIDP - B Moss.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - A McCutchen (18, 2nd base off C Zambrano/K Hill), B Moss (1, 2nd base off J Grabow/K Hill).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (R Vazquez-D Young-G Jones, G Jones-R Vazquez, D Young).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Fuld cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .300
R. Theriot ss 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .288
D. Lee 1b 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .309
M. Hoffpauir lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
    J. Fox ph-lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .268
J. Baker 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
R. Johnson rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
M. Fontenot 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237
K. Hill c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .230
C. Zambrano p 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217
    J. Berg p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Grabow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Caridad p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Scales ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .244
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 2 7 2 0 2 3 0 9  
 Batting
2B - J Baker (14, J Karstens); C Zambrano (5, J Karstens).
S - R Theriot.
RBI - R Theriot (54), M Fontenot (43).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Johnson 1.
GIDP - R Theriot, K Hill.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Marmol-R Theriot-D Lee).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Karstens (W, 4-5) 5.0 5 2 2 0 1 0 1.47 5.37  
D. Veal (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.15 5.28  
S. Jackson (H, 4) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.40 3.27  
J. Chavez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.35 4.05  
V. Vasquez 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.72 5.98  
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (L, 9-7) 6.0 6 4 4 4 6 0 1.38 3.77  
J. Berg 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.00 1.00  
J. Grabow 0.2 4 2 2 0 0 0 1.42 3.41  
E. Caridad 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.98 1.56  
C. Marmol 1.0 1 1 1 2 1 1 1.48 3.45  
Pitches-strikes - J Karstens 61-44; D Veal 18-7; S Jackson 3-1; J Chavez 15-11; V Vasquez 31-21; C Zambrano 117-75; J Berg 6-5; J Grabow 23-17; E Caridad 11-9; C Marmol 21-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Karstens 5-6; D Veal 0-1; S Jackson 0-0; J Chavez 1-2; V Vasquez 5-1; C Zambrano 11-4; J Berg 1-0; J Grabow 4-0; E Caridad 1-1; C Marmol 1-1.
Batters faced - J Karstens 18; D Veal 3; S Jackson 1; J Chavez 3; V Vasquez 8; C Zambrano 28; J Berg 2; J Grabow 6; E Caridad 3; C Marmol 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Bellino. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Tim Welke.

Updated on Thursday, Oct 1, 2009 3:52 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
R. Doumit Ryan Doumit
4-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Chi Cubs
J. Baker Jeff Baker
2-4