Chi Cubs 5, Colorado 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Colorado 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 2
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 X 5 5 1
WP: J. Russell (6-1) S: C. Marmol (16)
LP: M. Belisle (3-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Colorado
- J. Herrera scored, J. Pacheco to third on wild pitch
Top 2nd: Colorado
- C. Nelson homered to deep left center
Top 3rd: Colorado
- C. Gonzalez homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left
- W. Castillo homered to deep left center
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
- B. Jackson homered to deep right
- J. Mather singled to shallow right center, L. Valbuena scored
- A. Rizzo safe at first on pitcher M. Reynolds' throwing error, J. Mather scored, J. Vitters to third
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Blackmon rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .111
J. Herrera ss 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .241
J. Pacheco 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .304
C. Gonzalez lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .315
R. Hernandez c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .212
T. Colvin cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .290
C. Nelson 3b 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .270
D. LeMahieu 2b 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297
D. Pomeranz p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .222
    J. Roenicke p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .091
    M. Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Reynolds p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Rutledge ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .336
 Totals 33 3 7 2 2 2 8 0 11  
 Batting
2B - C Nelson (13, C Marmol).
HR - C Gonzalez (21, 3rd inning off J Samardzija 0 on, 0 Out), C Nelson (6, 2nd inning off J Samardzija 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Pomeranz.
RBI - C Gonzalez (80), C Nelson (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Pacheco 1, T Colvin 1, J Rutledge 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - D LeMahieu (2, 2nd base by J Samardzija/W Castillo).
 
 Fielding
E - D LeMahieu (2, field); M Reynolds (2, throw).
Outfield assists - C Blackmon.
DP - 2 (C Nelson-D LeMahieu-J Pacheco, C Blackmon-R Hernandez).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Mather rf-lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .209
J. Vitters 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .111
    D. DeJesus rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
A. Rizzo 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .283
A. Soriano lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .262
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Castro ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .274
W. Castillo c 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .275
B. Jackson cf 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .172
D. Barney 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
J. Samardzija p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .114
    S. Camp p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Russell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Valbuena ph-3b 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
 Totals 29 5 5 4 3 2 3 0 4  
 Batting
2B - L Valbuena (15, M Belisle).
HR - A Soriano (23, 5th inning off D Pomeranz 0 on, 0 Out), W Castillo (4, 5th inning off D Pomeranz 0 on, 1 Out), B Jackson (2, 8th inning off M Belisle 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Mather (16), A Soriano (77), W Castillo (12), B Jackson (3).
GIDP - W Castillo.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
E - S Castro (19, field).
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Pomeranz 5.0 2 2 2 1 1 2 1.44 4.78  
J. Roenicke (H, 6) 2.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.43 2.87  
M. Belisle (L, 3-5; BS, 6) 0.1 3 3 2 0 0 1 1.31 3.34  
M. Reynolds 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.35 4.24  
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Samardzija 7.0 6 3 2 2 7 2 1.27 4.09  
S. Camp 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.31 3.69  
J. Russell (W, 6-1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.43 3.58  
C. Marmol (S, 16) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.69 4.02  
WP - J Samardzija.
Pitches-strikes - D Pomeranz 72-43; J Roenicke 30-18; M Belisle 18-12; M Reynolds 8-6; C Marmol 17-10; J Samardzija 99-64; S Camp 3-2; J Russell 5-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Pomeranz 3-10; J Roenicke 2-2; M Belisle 2-1; M Reynolds 1-1; C Marmol 0-2; J Samardzija 10-7; S Camp 0-0; J Russell 1-1.
Batters faced - D Pomeranz 17; J Roenicke 7; M Belisle 5; M Reynolds 2; C Marmol 4; J Samardzija 29; S Camp 1; J Russell 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alan Porter. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Mike Muchlinski.
Weather: 91 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 25, 2012 3:39 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Colorado
C. Nelson Chris Nelson
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano Alfonso Soriano
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI