Chi Cubs 12, Pittsburgh 2
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(52-86)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 1 0 3 0 0 3 5 0 0 12 12 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 7
WP: T. Wood (5-11)
LP: A.J. Burnett (15-6)
(72-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano singled to shortstop, L. Valbuena scored, A. Rizzo to second
Top 3rd: Chi Cubs
- S. Castro singled to shallow left, A. Rizzo and A. Soriano scored, S. Castro to second on left fielder S. Marte's fielding error
- S. Clevenger singled to shallow right center, S. Castro scored
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
- D. DeJesus safe at first on first baseman G. Sanchez's throwing error, B. Jackson scored, D. Barney to third, T. Wood to second
- L. Valbuena doubled to deep right center, D. Barney and T. Wood scored, D. DeJesus to third
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
- A. Rizzo walked, T. Campana scored, D. DeJesus to third, L. Valbuena to second
- A. Soriano singled to shallow left, D. DeJesus and L. Valbuena scored, A. Rizzo to second
- S. Castro doubled to right center, A. Rizzo and D. Sappelt scored
Bot 8th: Pittsburgh
- M. McKenry doubled to left, J. Harrison scored
- S. Marte hit sacrifice fly to shallow center, M. McKenry scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus rf 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
    A. Cabrera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Russell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Cardenas ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
L. Valbuena 3b 4 2 1 2 0 2 1 0 1 .227
A. Rizzo 1b 3 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 .298
    B. LaHair ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254
A. Soriano lf 5 1 3 3 0 0 1 0 3 .261
    D. Sappelt pr-lf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Castro ss 5 1 3 4 0 0 0 1 4 .281
S. Clevenger c 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 7 .214
B. Jackson cf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .191
    T. Campana ph-cf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
D. Barney 2b 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
T. Wood p 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .195
    J. Mather rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
 Totals 44 12 12 11 0 4 7 1 22  
 Batting
2B - L Valbuena (17, J Wilson); S Castro (22, H Takahashi).
RBI - L Valbuena 2 (24), A Rizzo (34), A Soriano 3 (91), S Castro 4 (71), S Clevenger (16).
2-out RBI - A Rizzo, A Soriano 2, S Castro 4, S Clevenger.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Clevenger 5.
GIDP - D Barney.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - S Castro (22, 2nd base off A Burnett/R Barajas).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Barney-S Castro-A Rizzo).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Holt 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .400
S. Marte lf-cf 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 .247
A. McCutchen cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .343
    A. Presley lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
G. Jones rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289
G. Sanchez 1b 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .223
P. Alvarez 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .246
R. Barajas c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .198
    J. Wilson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Leroux p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    H. Takahashi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Clement ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    K. McPherson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mercer ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .200
J. Harrison ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .238
A.J. Burnett p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .058
    M. McKenry c 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .260
 Totals 29 2 4 2 0 5 9 0 10  
 Batting
2B - P Alvarez (22, T Wood); M McKenry (13, J Russell).
SF - S Marte.
RBI - S Marte (11), M McKenry (39).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A McCutchen 1, R Barajas 1, J Harrison 1.
GIDP - P Alvarez.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - B Holt (2, field 2); S Marte (2, field 2); G Sanchez (3, throw); R Barajas (4, throw); J Harrison (5, field).
DP - 1 (P Alvarez-B Holt-G Sanchez).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
T. Wood (W, 5-11) 6.0 1 0 0 3 5 0 1.21 4.42  
A. Cabrera 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.78 7.30  
J. Russell 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 1.34 3.54  
C. Marmol 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.65 4.06  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A.J. Burnett (L, 15-6) 5.0 8 7 3 1 4 0 1.26 3.68  
J. Wilson 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.00 4.50  
C. Leroux 1.2 0 2 0 0 2 0 1.33 9.00  
H. Takahashi 0.1 2 3 3 2 0 0 2.54 14.54  
K. McPherson 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.91 1.17  
WP - C Leroux, A Burnett.
Pitches-strikes - A Cabrera 24-13; J Russell 31-21; C Marmol 20-12; T Wood 83-52; J Wilson 10-4; C Leroux 34-26; H Takahashi 23-10; K McPherson 21-13; A Burnett 92-65.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Cabrera 1-1; J Russell 2-1; C Marmol 1-0; T Wood 4-9; J Wilson 0-1; C Leroux 3-2; H Takahashi 1-1; K McPherson 4-1; A Burnett 15-3.
Batters faced - A Cabrera 4; J Russell 6; C Marmol 4; T Wood 21; J Wilson 2; C Leroux 7; H Takahashi 5; K McPherson 6; A Burnett 28.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--Jordan Baker. 3B--Gary Darling.
Weather: 83 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 8, 2012 4:53 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
S. Castro Starlin Castro
3-5
4 RBI
 Pittsburgh
M. McKenry Michael McKenry
1-1
1 RBI