Chi Cubs 12, Cincinnati 8
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(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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- S. Castro walked
- R. Johnson singled to left center, S. Castro to second
- A. Ramirez doubled to left, S. Castro scored, R. Johnson to third
- J. Baker walked
- A. Soriano singled to shallow left, R. Johnson scored, A. Ramirez to third, J. Baker to second
- M. Byrd grounded into fielder's choice, A. Ramirez out at home, J. Baker to third, A. Soriano to second
- G. Soto grounded into fielder's choice, J. Baker scored, A. Soriano to third, M. Byrd out at second
- D. Barney grounded out to third

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips popped out to second
- D. Sappelt flied out to shallow right
- J. Votto singled to shallow center
- J. Bruce singled to second, J. Votto to second
- Y. Alonso struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Cincinnati 0

  Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- R. Lopez grounded out to second
- S. Castro grounded out to shortstop
- R. Johnson grounded bunt out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- D. Mesoraco flied out to right center
- J. Francisco homered to deep right
- P. Janish grounded out to shortstop
- D. Willis singled
- B. Phillips homered to deep left, D. Willis scored
- D. Sappelt grounded out to second

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 3, Cincinnati 3

  Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez flied out to center
- J. Baker homered to deep right
- A. Soriano grounded out to shortstop
- M. Byrd singled to shallow center
- G. Soto doubled to deep center, M. Byrd scored, G. Soto out at third

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- J. Votto flied out to center
- J. Bruce walked
- Y. Alonso struck out swinging, J. Bruce caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 5, Cincinnati 3

  Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- D. Barney singled to shallow center
- R. Lopez walked, D. Barney to second
- S. Castro doubled to right, D. Barney scored, R. Lopez to third
- R. Johnson grounded into fielder's choice, R. Lopez out at home
- A. Ramirez singled, S. Castro to third, R. Johnson to second
- J. Burton relieved D. Willis
- J. Baker struck out swinging
- A. Soriano doubled to shallow left, S. Castro and R. Johnson scored, A. Ramirez to third
- M. Byrd popped out to shallow right

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 8, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- D. Mesoraco grounded out to second
- J. Francisco singled to shallow center
- P. Janish struck out swinging
- T. Frazier hit for J. Burton
- T. Frazier grounded into fielder's choice, J. Francisco out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 8, Cincinnati 3

  Top 5th: Chi Cubs
- C. Fisher relieved J. Burton
- G. Soto grounded out to third
- D. Barney singled to center
- D. Barney stole second
- R. Lopez struck out swinging
- S. Castro homered to deep center, D. Barney scored
- R. Johnson flied out to right

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 10, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips homered to deep left
- D. Sappelt grounded out to shortstop
- J. Votto grounded out to second
- J. Bruce singled to shallow right
- Y. Alonso flied out to center

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 10, Cincinnati 4

  Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
- J. Baker singled to shallow center
- A. Soriano struck out swinging
- M. Byrd grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Baker out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 11, Cincinnati 4

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- D. Mesoraco homered to deep left
- J. Francisco struck out swinging
- P. Janish safe at first on shortstop S. Castro's throwing error
- A. Cashner relieved R. Lopez
- M. Cairo hit for C. Fisher
- M. Cairo grounded out to second, P. Janish to second
- B. Phillips struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Chi Cubs 11, Cincinnati 5

  Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- J. Horst relieved C. Fisher
- G. Soto flied out to deep center
- D. Barney flied out to deep center
- L. Montanez hit for A. Cashner
- L. Montanez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 11, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- J. Gaub relieved A. Cashner
- D. Sappelt struck out swinging
- J. Votto grounded out to first
- J. Bruce flied out to shallow left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 11, Cincinnati 5

  Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- S. Castro doubled to shallow left center
- R. Johnson singled to shallow center, S. Castro scored
- A. Ramirez grounded out to third, R. Johnson to second
- J. Baker struck out swinging
- A. Soriano fouled out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 12, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- T. Campana in left field
- Y. Alonso walked
- D. Mesoraco doubled to shallow left, Y. Alonso to third
- J. Francisco grounded out to first, Y. Alonso scored, D. Mesoraco to third
- B. LaHair at first
- R. Ortiz relieved J. Gaub
- P. Janish hit sacrifice fly to center, D. Mesoraco scored
- C. Heisey hit for J. Horst
- C. Heisey struck out swinging

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 12, Cincinnati 7

  Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- N. Masset relieved J. Horst
- M. Byrd flied out to right
- G. Soto struck out looking
- D. Barney grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 12, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips walked
- D. Sappelt struck out looking
- J. Russell relieved R. Ortiz
- J. Votto doubled to right, B. Phillips scored
- J. Bruce flied out to left center
- Y. Alonso grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Chi Cubs 12, Cincinnati 8
 
 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