Chi Cubs 5, St. Louis 1
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(70-87)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 5 9 0
St. Louis 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 1
WP: J. Samardzija (8-4)
LP: K. McClellan (12-7)
(86-71)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: St. Louis
- C. Carpenter sacrificed to pitcher, S. Schumaker scored, R. Theriot to second
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- C. Pena doubled to shallow right, D. Barney scored
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left, D. Barney and C. Pena scored
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- S. Castro singled to shortstop, T. Campana scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Castro ss 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .307
D. Barney 2b 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
B. LaHair rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .341
    R. Johnson rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .314
C. Pena 1b 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 .231
A. Soriano lf 4 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 4 .244
    S. Marshall p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Byrd cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .280
D. LeMahieu 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .255
K. Hill c 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .191
R. Dempster p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .088
    B. DeWitt ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .259
    J. Samardzija p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Campana lf 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .261
 Totals 34 5 9 5 1 3 6 1 15  
 Batting
2B - C Pena (27, C Carpenter).
3B - D Barney (6, K McClellan).
HR - A Soriano (25, 8th inning off K McClellan 2 on, 1 Out).
S - K Hill.
RBI - S Castro (64), C Pena (80), A Soriano 3 (84).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Castro 1, A Soriano 1, M Byrd 1, D LeMahieu 1.
GIDP - S Castro, D Barney.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - T Campana (23, 2nd base off M Boggs/Y Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (S Castro-D Barney-C Pena, D LeMahieu-K Hill-C Pena, D LeMahieu-C Pena).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .300
N. Punto ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .258
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .304
L. Berkman rf 2 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .301
D. Freese 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .293
Y. Molina c 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .305
S. Schumaker lf 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .285
    A. Craig ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .311
R. Theriot 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .271
C. Carpenter p 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .149
    A. Chambers ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    K. McClellan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    M. Boggs p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Descalso ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 30 1 8 1 0 7 8 0 17  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (28, R Dempster); S Schumaker (18, R Dempster).
S - C Carpenter.
RBI - C Carpenter (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Jay 1, N Punto 1, D Freese 1.
GIDP - D Freese, A Craig, R Theriot.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
CS - J Jay (7, 2nd base by J Samardzija/K Hill).
 
 Fielding
E - D Freese (12, field).
DP - 2 (C Carpenter-R Theriot-A Pujols, D Freese-R Theriot-A Pujols).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Dempster 6.0 4 1 1 6 5 0 1.43 4.53  
J. Samardzija (W, 8-4) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.28 2.98  
S. Marshall (H, 32) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.12 2.31  
C. Marmol 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.33 3.86  
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Carpenter 7.0 5 1 1 2 5 0 1.29 3.59  
K. McClellan (L, 12-7) 1.0 2 3 3 1 1 1 1.30 4.22  
M. Boggs 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.41 3.66  
IBB - C Pena (by K McClellan).
Pitches-strikes - S Marshall 10-9; C Marmol 16-9; R Dempster 106-57; J Samardzija 13-7; C Carpenter 93-62; K McClellan 19-9; M Boggs 11-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Marshall 2-0; C Marmol 1-0; R Dempster 7-3; J Samardzija 1-2; C Carpenter 10-5; K McClellan 1-2; M Boggs 3-0.
Batters faced - S Marshall 4; C Marmol 4; R Dempster 26; J Samardzija 4; C Carpenter 28; K McClellan 6; M Boggs 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Lance Barksdale. 2B--Adrian Johnson. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
Weather: 63 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, out to right.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 24, 2011 3:02 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano Alfonso Soriano
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 St. Louis
Y. Molina Yadier Molina
3-4