Washington 9, Chi Cubs 1
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(51-85)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0
Washington 1 0 4 0 0 1 3 0 X 9 13 1
WP: G. Gonzalez (18-7)
LP: C. Volstad (2-10)
(84-52)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Washington
- A. LaRoche singled to center, R. Bernadina scored
Bot 3rd: Washington
- R. Bernadina homered to deep center
- B. Harper homered to deep left
- A. LaRoche homered to deep left, R. Zimmerman scored
Bot 6th: Washington
- B. Harper homered to deep right
Bot 7th: Washington
- I. Desmond homered to deep center
- D. Espinosa homered to deep center
- R. Zimmerman walked, K. Suzuki scored, C. Tracy to third, B. Harper to second
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- A. Rizzo homered to deep center
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Mather cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .202
    B. Jackson ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .182
D. Sappelt rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
A. Rizzo 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 .290
A. Soriano lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .259
    B. LaHair ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .256
S. Castro ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
W. Castillo c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .274
    A. Recker c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Vitters 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .076
    A. Cabrera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Chapman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Barney 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
    A. Cardenas ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
C. Volstad p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .136
    T. Campana ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255
    M. Bowden p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Parker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Valbuena 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
 Totals 32 1 4 1 1 0 11 0 8  
 Batting
2B - W Castillo (8, G Gonzalez).
HR - A Rizzo (11, 9th inning off C Stammen 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Rizzo (32).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Vitters 2.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Volstad-D Barney-A Rizzo).
 Washington
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Bernadina cf 5 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 .304
B. Harper rf 3 2 2 2 2 2 0 0 1 .259
R. Zimmerman 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .282
    M. DeRosa pr-3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .147
A. LaRoche 1b 4 1 3 3 1 1 1 0 3 .270
    C. Brown lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188
M. Morse lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 .287
    C. Stammen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
I. Desmond ss 5 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 4 .288
D. Espinosa 2b 5 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .258
K. Suzuki c 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .243
G. Gonzalez p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .105
    C. Tracy ph-1b 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .282
 Totals 36 9 13 9 6 8 7 1 19  
 Batting
2B - D Espinosa (32, C Volstad).
HR - R Bernadina (4, 3rd inning off C Volstad 0 on, 0 Out), B Harper 2 (17, 3rd inning off C Volstad 0 on, 0 Out, 6th inning off M Bowden 0 on, 1 Out), A LaRoche (28, 3rd inning off C Volstad 1 on, 0 Out), I Desmond (21, 7th inning off B Parker 0 on, 0 Out), D Espinosa (16, 7th inning off B Parker 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - R Bernadina (23), B Harper 2 (47), R Zimmerman (73), A LaRoche 3 (90), I Desmond (64), D Espinosa (50).
2-out RBI - A LaRoche.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Morse 2, I Desmond 1, G Gonzalez 3.
GIDP - R Zimmerman.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - R Bernadina (15, 2nd base off C Volstad/W Castillo).
 
 Fielding
E - I Desmond (14, throw).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Volstad (L, 2-10) 5.0 9 5 5 4 2 3 1.53 6.23  
M. Bowden 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1.39 4.56  
B. Parker 0.1 3 3 3 2 0 2 2.50 6.00  
A. Cabrera 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.85 7.94  
J. Chapman 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.50 0.00  
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
G. Gonzalez (W, 18-7) 7.0 3 0 0 0 9 0 1.12 2.98  
C. Stammen 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.21 2.52  
IBB - K Suzuki 2 (by C Volstad 2).
Pitches-strikes - A Cabrera 16-9; J Chapman 9-7; C Volstad 89-46; M Bowden 24-16; B Parker 20-9; C Stammen 30-19; G Gonzalez 93-61.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Cabrera 0-0; J Chapman 0-1; C Volstad 11-7; M Bowden 1-2; B Parker 0-2; C Stammen 2-3; G Gonzalez 8-5.
Batters faced - A Cabrera 3; J Chapman 3; C Volstad 27; M Bowden 5; B Parker 6; C Stammen 7; G Gonzalez 25.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Vanover. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, right to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 5, 2012 10:40 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Rizzo Anthony Rizzo
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Washington
A. LaRoche Adam LaRoche
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI