Chi Cubs 4, Pittsburgh 2
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(54-86)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 12 1
Pittsburgh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 1
WP: J. Russell (7-1) S: C. Marmol (18)
LP: J. Grilli (1-6)
(72-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
- A. McCutchen homered to deep left
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- J. Vitters homered to deep left
- A. Recker homered to deep center
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
- B. Holt scored, A. McCutchen to second on balk
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep center, A. Rizzo scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Mather cf-lf 5 0 3 0 0 0 2 1 1 .210
D. Barney 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
A. Rizzo 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .300
A. Soriano lf 4 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 3 .260
    T. Campana cf 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .263
S. Castro ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .280
J. Vitters 3b 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .085
    S. Camp p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Marmol p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Sappelt rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .100
    D. DeJesus ph-rf 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .264
A. Recker c 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 3 .200
C. Rusin p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
    J. Chapman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. LaHair ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
    M. Corpas 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 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .222
 Totals 39 4 12 4 3 2 10 1 17  
 Batting
2B - S Castro (23, J Grilli).
HR - A Soriano (28, 8th inning off J Grilli 1 on, 0 Out), J Vitters (2, 4th inning off J Locke 0 on, 1 Out), A Recker (1, 4th inning off J Locke 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Soriano 2 (94), J Vitters (5), A Recker (1).
2-out RBI - A Recker.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Soriano 1, S Castro 2, L Valbuena 1.
GIDP - D Barney.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Mather (4, 3rd base off J Locke/M McKenry).
 
 Fielding
E - A Rizzo (4, field).
DP - 1 (D Barney-S Castro-A Rizzo).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Holt 2b 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .414
S. Marte lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .231
A. McCutchen cf 3 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 4 .341
G. Jones rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 .286
G. Sanchez 1b 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 3 .220
P. Alvarez 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 7 .248
M. McKenry c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .255
C. Barmes ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .220
    J. Clement ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .100
    J. Mercer ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196
J. Locke p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333
    J. Harrison ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .237
    K. McPherson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Grilli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Presley ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .233
    J. Hanrahan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 2 7 1 1 8 8 0 28  
 Batting
3B - B Holt (1, M Corpas).
HR - A McCutchen (25, 1st inning off C Rusin 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A McCutchen (84).
2-out RBI - A McCutchen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Jones 1, P Alvarez 4, J Harrison 1.
GIDP - G Jones.
Team LOB - 13.
 Fielding
E - B Holt (3, field).
DP - 1 (C Barmes-G Sanchez).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Rusin 5.0 5 1 1 3 4 1 1.82 5.73  
J. Chapman (H, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.67 0.00  
M. Corpas (H, 6) 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.33 4.46  
J. Russell (W, 7-1; BS, 3) 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.35 3.50  
S. Camp (H, 14) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.27 3.67  
C. Marmol (S, 18) 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1.68 3.97  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Locke 6.0 7 2 2 0 6 2 1.04 4.11  
K. McPherson 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.92 1.04  
J. Grilli (L, 1-6) 0.1 3 2 2 1 1 1 1.15 2.92  
C. Qualls 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.44 4.99  
J. Hanrahan 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.18 2.39  
IBB - A McCutchen (by M Corpas); G Sanchez (by J Russell).
BALK - J Russell.
Pitches-strikes - S Camp 13-8; C Marmol 23-12; C Rusin 83-52; J Chapman 17-11; M Corpas 9-4; J Russell 15-8; J Locke 89-60; K McPherson 14-10; J Grilli 12-7; C Qualls 7-4; J Hanrahan 20-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Camp 0-1; C Marmol 0-2; C Rusin 7-4; J Chapman 2-1; M Corpas 1-0; J Russell 1-1; J Locke 10-7; K McPherson 2-0; J Grilli 0-2; C Qualls 0-1; J Hanrahan 3-0.
Batters faced - S Camp 3; C Marmol 6; C Rusin 22; J Chapman 5; M Corpas 3; J Russell 3; J Locke 25; K McPherson 4; J Grilli 5; C Qualls 2; J Hanrahan 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jordan Baker. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Scott Barry.
Weather: 67 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, out to left.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 9, 2012 5:17 pm ET

 
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 Chi Cubs
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2 RBI
 Pittsburgh
B. Holt Brock Holt
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