Chi Cubs 7, Houston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 1
Chi Cubs 0 2 1 0 2 0 1 1 X 7 10 0
WP: J. Samardzija (8-10)
LP: A. Galarraga (0-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Chi Cubs
- D. Barney homered to deep left, S. Castro scored
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Rizzo singled to center, J. Vitters scored
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left, A. Rizzo scored
Top 6th: Houston
- B. Barnes homered to deep left center
Bot 7th: Chi Cubs
- W. Castillo singled, A. Soriano scored, S. Castro to third
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Vitters hit sacrifice fly to right, D. Barney scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
T. Greene ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .228
J. Altuve 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 .297
B. Wallace 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .295
S. Pearce rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .341
J. Maxwell cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 .242
J. Castro c 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 .254
M. Gonzalez 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .243
F. Martinez lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .107
    X. Cedeno p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Galarraga p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Barnes ph 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .222
    R. Cruz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Francisco lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
 Totals 29 1 4 1 1 4 12 2 10  
 Batting
HR - B Barnes (1, 6th inning off J Samardzija 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Barnes (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Pearce 1, J Castro 1, F Martinez 1.
GIDP - M Gonzalez, F Martinez.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Altuve (25, 2nd base off J Samardzija/W Castillo), J Maxwell (5, 2nd base off J Samardzija/W Castillo).
 
 Fielding
E - J Castro (6, throw).
Outfield assists - J Maxwell.
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 .261
J. Vitters 3b 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 .100
A. Rizzo 1b 5 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 .306
A. Soriano lf 4 2 1 2 1 1 1 0 4 .263
    J. Beliveau p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Castro ss 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .272
W. Castillo c 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270
B. Jackson cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .125
D. Barney 2b 2 2 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 .271
J. Samardzija p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .125
    J. Russell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mather ph-lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217
 Totals 31 7 10 7 2 7 4 2 12  
 Batting
HR - A Soriano (21, 5th inning off A Galarraga 1 on, 1 Out), D Barney (6, 2nd inning off A Galarraga 1 on, 2 Out).
S - J Samardzija.
SF - J Vitters.
RBI - J Vitters (3), A Rizzo (25), A Soriano 2 (71), W Castillo (10), D Barney 2 (34).
2-out RBI - W Castillo, D Barney 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D DeJesus 2, A Soriano 1, B Jackson 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Vitters (1, 3rd base off A Galarraga/J Castro), S Castro (19, 3rd base off A Galarraga/J Castro).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (D Barney-S Castro-A Rizzo, J Samardzija-S Castro-A Rizzo).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Galarraga (L, 0-3) 5.0 7 5 5 2 2 2 1.87 5.75  
R. Cruz 1.2 1 1 1 3 2 0 1.81 7.32  
X. Cedeno 1.1 2 1 1 2 0 0 1.33 4.00  
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Samardzija (W, 8-10) 7.0 4 1 1 3 11 1 1.28 4.06  
J. Russell 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.43 3.52  
J. Beliveau 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.50 1.93  
Pitches-strikes - X Cedeno 25-10; A Galarraga 78-48; R Cruz 33-14; J Beliveau 16-9; J Samardzija 107-67; J Russell 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - X Cedeno 2-2; A Galarraga 9-7; R Cruz 3-0; J Beliveau 1-1; J Samardzija 6-4; J Russell 1-2.
Batters faced - X Cedeno 7; A Galarraga 24; R Cruz 9; J Beliveau 4; J Samardzija 26; J Russell 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Todd Tichenor. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Mike Muchlinski. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Weather: 65 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 1 mph, in from center.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012 3:39 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
B. Barnes Brandon Barnes
1-1, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
D. Barney Darwin Barney
2-2, 1 HR
2 RBI