Chi Cubs 12, Cincinnati 8
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(65-82)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 3 0 2 3 2 1 0 1 0 12 16 1
Cincinnati 0 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 8 11 0
WP: R. Lopez (5-6)
LP: D. Willis (0-6)
(71-76)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez doubled to left, S. Castro scored, R. Johnson to third
- A. Soriano singled to shallow left, R. Johnson scored, A. Ramirez to third, J. Baker to second
- G. Soto grounded into fielder's choice, J. Baker scored, A. Soriano to third, M. Byrd out at second
Bot 2nd: Cincinnati
- J. Francisco homered to deep right
- B. Phillips homered to deep left, D. Willis scored
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- J. Baker homered to deep right
- G. Soto doubled to deep center, M. Byrd scored, G. Soto out at third
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- S. Castro doubled to right, D. Barney scored, R. Lopez to third
- A. Soriano doubled to shallow left, S. Castro and R. Johnson scored, A. Ramirez to third
Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- S. Castro homered to deep center, D. Barney scored
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips homered to deep left
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Cincinnati
- D. Mesoraco homered to deep left
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- R. Johnson singled to shallow center, S. Castro scored
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
- J. Francisco grounded out to first, Y. Alonso scored, D. Mesoraco to third
- P. Janish hit sacrifice fly to center, D. Mesoraco scored
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
- J. Votto doubled to right, B. Phillips scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Castro ss 4 4 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 .308
R. Johnson rf 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .325
A. Ramirez 3b 5 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .306
J. Baker 1b 4 2 2 1 1 1 2 0 4 .275
    R. Ortiz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Russell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
A. Soriano lf 5 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 .247
    T. Campana lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
M. Byrd cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .285
G. Soto c 5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 .225
D. Barney 2b 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .279
R. Lopez p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .077
    A. Cashner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Montanez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
    J. Gaub p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. LaHair 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
 Totals 41 12 16 12 3 3 6 1 16  
 Batting
2B - S Castro 2 (32, D Willis, J Horst); A Ramirez (35, D Willis); A Soriano (25, J Burton); G Soto (25, D Willis).
HR - S Castro (9, 5th inning off C Fisher 1 on, 2 Out), A Ramirez (25, 6th inning off C Fisher 0 on, 0 Out), J Baker (3, 3rd inning off D Willis 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - S Castro 3 (61), R Johnson (28), A Ramirez 2 (91), J Baker (22), A Soriano 3 (78), G Soto 2 (46).
2-out RBI - S Castro 2, A Soriano 2, G Soto.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Soriano 1, M Byrd 2, D Barney 1.
GIDP - M Byrd.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - D Barney (9, 2nd base off C Fisher/D Mesoraco).
 
 Fielding
E - S Castro (27, throw).
DP - 1 (G Soto-S Castro).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Phillips 2b 4 3 2 3 2 1 1 0 1 .297
D. Sappelt cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .250
J. Votto 1b 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .320
J. Bruce rf 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .265
Y. Alonso lf 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 .379
D. Mesoraco c 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .222
J. Francisco 3b 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .255
P. Janish ss 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .206
D. Willis p 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .407
    J. Burton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Frazier ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .215
    C. Fisher p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Cairo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
    J. Horst p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    C. Heisey ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
    N. Masset p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 37 8 11 8 4 3 8 0 10  
 Batting
2B - J Votto (36, J Russell); D Mesoraco (2, J Gaub).
HR - B Phillips 2 (14, 2nd inning off R Lopez 1 on, 2 Out, 5th inning off R Lopez 0 on, 0 Out), D Mesoraco (1, 6th inning off R Lopez 0 on, 0 Out), J Francisco (3, 2nd inning off R Lopez 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - P Janish.
RBI - B Phillips 3 (77), J Votto (95), D Mesoraco (2), J Francisco 2 (12), P Janish (21).
2-out RBI - B Phillips 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Phillips 1, Y Alonso 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - J Bruce (7, 2nd base by R Lopez/G Soto).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - Y Alonso.
DP - 1 (P Janish-B Phillips-J Votto).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Lopez (W, 5-6) 5.1 9 5 5 1 4 4 1.55 5.04  
A. Cashner 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.43 1.29  
J. Gaub 1.1 1 2 2 1 1 0 1.50 13.50  
R. Ortiz 1.0 0 1 1 1 2 0 1.31 5.40  
J. Russell 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 3.97  
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Willis (L, 0-6) 3.1 9 8 8 3 0 1 1.58 5.04  
J. Burton 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.00 13.50  
C. Fisher 2.0 4 3 3 0 2 2 1.38 4.29  
J. Horst 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.62 2.77  
N. Masset 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.60 3.92  
Pitches-strikes - R Ortiz 18-12; J Russell 13-8; R Lopez 90-55; A Cashner 9-7; J Gaub 25-16; D Willis 73-46; J Burton 18-12; C Fisher 31-22; J Horst 27-22; N Masset 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Ortiz 0-1; J Russell 1-1; R Lopez 9-8; A Cashner 1-0; J Gaub 3-1; D Willis 11-3; J Burton 0-1; C Fisher 4-3; J Horst 2-4; N Masset 1-1.
Batters faced - R Ortiz 4; J Russell 3; R Lopez 26; A Cashner 2; J Gaub 6; D Willis 21; J Burton 3; C Fisher 9; J Horst 8; N Masset 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Alan Porter. 2B--David Rackley. 3B--Gary Darling.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, varies.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 13, 2011 3:52 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
S. Castro Starlin Castro
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
B. Phillips Brandon Phillips
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI