Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(73-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 1 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 7 10 2
Chi Cubs 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 2 6 13 2
WP: W. Rodriguez (11-13) S: J. Hanrahan (35)
LP: J. Berken (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- G. Jones hit sacrifice fly to left, S. Marte scored
Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- R. Barajas singled to left, P. Alvarez scored, C. Barmes to third
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- A. McCutchen homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Chi Cubs
- A. Rizzo singled to shallow right, J. Mather scored, D. Barney to third
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- S. Marte tripled to right center, C. Barmes scored
- T. Snider singled to shallow right, S. Marte scored
- G. Jones doubled to third, T. Snider scored, A. McCutchen to third
Bot 5th: Chi Cubs
- J. Mather grounded into fielder's choice, D. Sappelt scored, B. Jackson out at second
- A. Soriano singled to shallow right, D. Barney scored, A. Rizzo to third
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- C. Barmes homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Chi Cubs
- L. Valbuena singled to right center, S. Castro scored
Bot 9th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano singled to left, J. Mather scored, D. Barney to second
- L. Valbuena walked, D. Barney scored, T. Campana to third, W. Castillo to second
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Marte lf 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .243
T. Snider rf 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 .257
    J. Tabata rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
A. McCutchen cf 3 1 2 1 1 2 1 0 1 .341
G. Jones 1b 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 .285
    J. Hanrahan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
N. Walker 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .277
P. Alvarez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .242
C. Barmes ss 5 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .222
R. Barajas c 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .197
W. Rodriguez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .036
    T. Watson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Hughes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Holt ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .327
    J. Grilli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Sanchez 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
 Totals 35 7 10 7 2 4 6 0 14  
 Batting
2B - S Marte (2, J Beliveau); G Jones (27, J Berken).
3B - S Marte (3, J Berken).
HR - A McCutchen (28, 3rd inning off J Berken 0 on, 0 Out), C Barmes (7, 7th inning off A Cabrera 0 on, 2 Out).
S - S Marte, W Rodriguez.
SF - G Jones.
RBI - S Marte (12), T Snider (8), A McCutchen (87), G Jones 2 (77), C Barmes (42), R Barajas (26).
2-out RBI - S Marte, T Snider, G Jones, C Barmes.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Snider 2, A McCutchen 1, G Jones 1, N Walker 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Barajas (5, field); W Rodriguez (3, throw).
DP - 2 (N Walker-C Barmes-G Jones, C Barmes-G Jones).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Mather cf 5 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 .210
D. Barney 2b 3 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 .261
A. Rizzo 1b 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .294
A. Soriano lf 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 3 .261
    T. Campana pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .262
S. Castro ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .283
W. Castillo c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .280
    J. Samardzija pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100
J. Vitters 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .111
    L. Valbuena ph-3b 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 .220
D. Sappelt rf 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 5 .360
J. Berken p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
    R. Dolis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Jackson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
    J. Beliveau p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Recker ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .200
    A. Cabrera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. DeJesus ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .264
    M. Bowden p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 39 6 13 6 0 5 9 2 25  
 Batting
2B - J Mather (9, J Hanrahan); S Castro (25, J Grilli).
RBI - J Mather (18), A Rizzo (37), A Soriano 2 (99), L Valbuena 2 (27).
2-out RBI - A Rizzo, A Soriano, L Valbuena.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Soriano 1, S Castro 1, D Sappelt 2.
GIDP - J Vitters 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - J Mather (5, 3rd base off W Rodriguez/R Barajas), T Campana (29, 2nd base off J Hanrahan/R Barajas).
 
 Fielding
E - W Castillo (5, throw); J Vitters (3, throw).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
W. Rodriguez (W, 11-13) 6.0 9 3 1 1 4 0 1.27 3.65  
T. Watson 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.20 3.61  
J. Hughes 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.13 2.76  
J. Grilli 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.16 3.02  
J. Hanrahan (S, 35) 1.0 2 2 2 3 1 0 1.26 2.63  
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Berken (L, 0-1) 4.0 8 6 2 1 2 1 2.25 4.50  
R. Dolis 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.63 6.89  
J. Beliveau 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.76 4.11  
A. Cabrera 2.0 1 1 1 1 2 1 1.57 6.46  
M. Bowden 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.42 4.05  
IBB - A McCutchen (by J Beliveau).
HBP - S Marte (by J Berken).
Pitches-strikes - J Hanrahan 33-14; W Rodriguez 95-65; T Watson 15-8; J Hughes 5-3; J Grilli 21-17; J Berken 77-46; R Dolis 11-8; J Beliveau 22-14; A Cabrera 27-14; M Bowden 16-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Hanrahan 1-3; W Rodriguez 11-7; T Watson 1-0; J Hughes 0-0; J Grilli 1-1; J Berken 9-6; R Dolis 2-0; J Beliveau 2-2; A Cabrera 2-2; M Bowden 1-1.
Batters faced - J Hanrahan 8; W Rodriguez 27; T Watson 3; J Hughes 1; J Grilli 5; J Berken 23; R Dolis 3; J Beliveau 5; A Cabrera 8; M Bowden 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Sam Holbrook. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Mike Muchlinski.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 15, 2012 4:53 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
A. McCutchen Andrew McCutchen
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano Alfonso Soriano
2-5
2 RBI