NY Mets 18, Chi Cubs 5
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 2 0 0 5 0 1 5 5 18 21 0
Chi Cubs 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 10 1
WP: J. Niese (9-7)
LP: R. Dempster (12-10)
(59-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
 
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Mets
- A. Pagan grounded out to first
- L. Hernandez singled to shallow left
- C. Beltran walked, L. Hernandez to second
- I. Davis struck out swinging
- L. Hernandez stole third, C. Beltran stole second
- M. Hessman struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 0, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Baker singled to shallow right
- S. Castro struck out swinging
- M. Byrd singled to center, J. Baker to second
- A. Ramirez singled to shallow left, J. Baker scored, M. Byrd to second
- X. Nady grounded into double play third to second to first, A. Ramirez out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 0, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 2nd: NY Mets
- L. Duda walked
- J. Thole doubled to deep right, L. Duda to third
- R. Tejada hit sacrifice fly to right, L. Duda scored, J. Thole to third
- J. Niese singled to shallow left, J. Thole scored
- A. Pagan walked, J. Niese to second
- L. Hernandez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Pagan out at second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano flied out to center
- T. Colvin struck out swinging
- G. Soto walked
- R. Dempster grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 3rd: NY Mets
- C. Beltran grounded out to second
- I. Davis singled to shallow left
- M. Hessman lined out to third
- L. Duda flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- J. Baker singled to shallow right
- S. Castro grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Baker out at second
- M. Byrd walked
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left center, M. Byrd scored
- X. Nady struck out looking

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 4th: NY Mets
- J. Thole grounded out to second
- R. Tejada fouled out to first
- J. Niese struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano popped out to first
- T. Colvin tripled to deep left center
- G. Soto hit sacrifice fly to deep center, T. Colvin scored
- R. Dempster struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 2, Chi Cubs 4

  Top 5th: NY Mets
- A. Pagan doubled to deep right
- L. Hernandez singled to shallow right, A. Pagan to third
- C. Beltran singled to shallow center, A. Pagan scored, L. Hernandez to second
- I. Davis singled to shallow right, L. Hernandez scored, C. Beltran to second
- M. Hessman walked, C. Beltran to third, I. Davis to second
- L. Duda struck out swinging
- J. Thole struck out looking
- R. Tejada singled to shallow center, C. Beltran and I. Davis scored, M. Hessman to second
- J. Niese singled to shallow center, M. Hessman scored, R. Tejada to third
- S. Maine relieved R. Dempster
- A. Pagan grounded into fielder's choice, J. Niese out at second

5 runs, 5 hits, 1 errors
NY Mets 7, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Baker singled to shallow right
- S. Castro grounded into double play first to shortstop, J. Baker out at second
- M. Byrd grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 7, Chi Cubs 4

  Top 6th: NY Mets
- L. Hernandez flied out to shallow left
- C. Beltran singled
- I. Davis doubled to deep left center, C. Beltran to third
- M. Hessman intentionally walked
- N. Evans hit for L. Duda
- N. Evans struck out swinging
- J. Thole grounded into fielder's choice, M. Hessman out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 7, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- N. Evans in left field
- A. Ramirez flied out to right
- X. Nady flied out to right
- A. Soriano walked
- T. Colvin flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 7, Chi Cubs 4

  Top 7th: NY Mets
- M. Mateo relieved S. Maine
- R. Tejada homered to deep center
- J. Niese flied out to left
- A. Pagan grounded out to second
- L. Hernandez lined out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 8, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- G. Soto homered to deep left
- D. Barney hit for M. Mateo
- E. Dessens relieved J. Niese
- D. Barney popped out to shallow left
- B. DeWitt hit for J. Baker
- P. Feliciano relieved E. Dessens
- B. DeWitt hit by pitch
- S. Castro grounded into fielder's choice, B. DeWitt out at second, S. Castro picked off at second, shortstop to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 8, Chi Cubs 5

  Top 8th: NY Mets
- B. DeWitt at second
- J. Russell relieved M. Mateo
- C. Beltran walked
- C. Beltran to second on wild pitch
- I. Davis homered to deep left, C. Beltran scored
- M. Hessman doubled to left center
- N. Evans popped out to shallow right
- J. Thole singled to shallow right, M. Hessman to third
- R. Tejada popped out to shallow right
- J. Arias hit for P. Feliciano
- J. Arias singled to shallow left, M. Hessman scored, J. Thole to second
- A. Pagan doubled to left, J. Thole and J. Arias scored
- T. Diamond relieved J. Russell
- L. Hernandez struck out swinging

5 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 13, Chi Cubs 5

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- B. Parnell relieved P. Feliciano
- M. Byrd grounded out to shortstop
- A. Ramirez grounded out to third
- X. Nady singled to shallow right
- A. Soriano singled to right, X. Nady to second
- T. Colvin grounded out to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 13, Chi Cubs 5

  Top 9th: NY Mets
- C. Beltran walked
- I. Davis grounded into fielder's choice, C. Beltran out at second
- M. Hessman struck out swinging
- N. Evans singled to shallow right, I. Davis to third
- J. Thole walked, N. Evans to second
- R. Tejada walked, I. Davis scored, N. Evans to third, J. Thole to second
- C. Carter hit for B. Parnell
- C. Carter singled to shallow right, N. Evans and J. Thole scored, R. Tejada to third
- A. Pagan singled to shallow right
- K. Hill at third
- L. Hernandez singled to shallow right, C. Carter scored, A. Pagan to second
- S. Marshall relieved T. Diamond
- C. Beltran flied out to right

5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 18, Chi Cubs 5

  Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
- M. Acosta relieved B. Parnell
- G. Soto struck out looking
- M. Hoffpauir hit for S. Marshall
- M. Hoffpauir grounded out to second
- B. DeWitt flied out to shallow right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Mets 18, Chi Cubs 5
 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
I. Davis Ike Davis
4-6, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez Aramis Ramirez
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI