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Game Story

Chicago Cubs third baseman Mike Olt spent some of his childhood days in Fenway Park thinking about what it would be like to hit a homer over the Green Monster. Olt, who grew up in Branford, Connecticut, attended UConn and made a nearly 2 1-2 hour trek to Boston a handful of times to watch the Red...
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ChC 3 0 0 3 2 1 0 1 6 16 19 1
Bos 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 1 3 9 16 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Chi Cubs
Justin Ruggiano homered to left, Chris Coghlan scored
CHC 2 - BOS 0
Starlin Castro singled to center, Anthony Rizzo scored
CHC 3 - BOS 0
Bottom 3rd: Boston
Jonny Gómes hit sacrifice fly to center, Dustin Pedroia scored
CHC 3 - BOS 1
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
Mike Olt homered to deep left center, Welington Castillo scored
CHC 5 - BOS 1
Chris Coghlan hit sacrifice fly to left center, Darwin Barney scored
CHC 6 - BOS 1
Bottom 4th: Boston
David Ortiz hit sacrifice fly to center, Jonathan Herrera scored, Brock Holt to third
CHC 6 - BOS 2
Jonny Gómes singled to shallow left, Brock Holt scored, Dustin Pedroia to third, Mike Napoli to second
CHC 6 - BOS 3
Top 5th: Chi Cubs
Welington Castillo homered to deep center, Luis Valbuena scored
CHC 8 - BOS 3
Bottom 5th: Boston
Mookie Betts homered to left, A.J. Pierzynski scored
CHC 8 - BOS 5
Top 6th: Chi Cubs
Justin Ruggiano singled to center, Mike Olt scored, Darwin Barney to third
CHC 9 - BOS 5
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
Nate Schierholtz homered to deep right
CHC 10 - BOS 5
Bottom 8th: Boston
Mike Napoli singled to deep left center, David Ortiz scored
CHC 10 - BOS 6
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
Luis Valbuena doubled to shallow right, Anthony Rizzo scored, Starlin Castro to third
CHC 11 - BOS 6
Nate Schierholtz singled to right center, Starlin Castro scored, Luis Valbuena to third
CHC 12 - BOS 6
Darwin Barney singled to shallow right, Luis Valbuena scored, Nate Schierholtz to second
CHC 13 - BOS 6
Chris Coghlan doubled to shallow right, Nate Schierholtz scored, Darwin Barney to third
CHC 14 - BOS 6
Justin Ruggiano doubled to center, Darwin Barney and Chris Coghlan scored
CHC 16 - BOS 6
Bottom 9th: Boston
Dustin Pedroia doubled to deep right center, Mookie Betts scored, Brock Holt to third
CHC 16 - BOS 7
Daniel Nava singled to shallow right, Brock Holt and Dustin Pedroia scored
CHC 16 - BOS 9

Pitching Details

Batting

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Chris CoghlanLF 3 2 1 2 0 1 1 0 1 .209
Justin RuggianoCF 6 1 3 5 1 0 2 0 1 .257
Anthony Rizzo1B 5 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 3 .281
Starlin CastroSS 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 .288
Luis ValbuenaDH 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .267
Welington CastilloC 4 2 1 2 1 1 2 0 2 .237
Nate SchierholtzRF 5 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 2 .207
Mike Olt3B 5 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 2 .150
Darwin Barney2B 5 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .214
Totals 43 16 19 16 4 3 9 2 14
Batting
2B - C Coghlan (4, J Tazawa); J Ruggiano (9, J Tazawa); L Valbuena (21, C Breslow); M Olt (4, F Doubront); D Barney (9, E Mujica)
3B - D Barney (1, B Workman)
HR - J Ruggiano (3, 1st inning off B Workman 1 on, 0 Out), W Castillo (6, 5th inning off F Doubront 1 on, 2 Out), N Schierholtz (5, 8th inning off E Mujica 0 on, 0 Out), M Olt (11, 4th inning off B Workman 1 on, 1 Out)
S - C Coghlan
SF - C Coghlan
RBI - C Coghlan 2 (7), J Ruggiano 5 (15), S Castro (48), L Valbuena (22), W Castillo 2 (26), N Schierholtz 2 (31), M Olt 2 (27), D Barney (16)
2-out RBI - C Coghlan, J Ruggiano 2, W Castillo 2, D Barney
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Ruggiano 1, A Rizzo 1, N Schierholtz 1
GIDP - A Rizzo
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - A Rizzo (2, 2nd base off B Workman/A Pierzynski), S Castro (3, 2nd base off B Workman/A Pierzynski)
Fielding
E - M Olt (5, throw)

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock HoltRF 6 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 .322
Dustin Pedroia2B 5 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 .282
David OrtizDH 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252
Daniel NavaPH-DH 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .218
Mike Napoli1B 4 0 2 1 0 2 1 0 3 .277
Jonny GómesLF 5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 6 .234
Xander Bogaerts3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 6 .242
A.J. PierzynskiC 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 5 .257
Mookie BettsCF 5 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 1 .200
Jonathan HerreraSS 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .225
Totals 42 9 16 9 1 5 10 0 25
Batting
2B - D Pedroia (24, J Grimm); D Ortiz 2 (13, T Wood, J Russell); M Napoli (13, C Villanueva)
HR - M Betts (1, 5th inning off C Villanueva 1 on, 0 Out)
SF - D Ortiz, J Gomes
RBI - D Pedroia (32), D Ortiz (53), D Nava 2 (7), M Napoli (32), J Gomes 2 (29), M Betts 2 (2)
2-out RBI - J Gomes
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Holt 1, J Gomes 1, X Bogaerts 2, A Pierzynski 2
Team LOB - 14
Fielding
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-J Herrera-M Napoli)

Pitching

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Travis Wood 3.2 7 3 3 4 3 0 1.46 4.62
Carlos Villanueva(W, 4-5) 2.0 2 2 2 1 2 1 1.64 5.91
James Russell(HLD, 4) 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.07 2.22
Brian Schlitter 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.90 2.63
Justin Grimm 1.0 4 3 3 0 2 0 1.43 4.14

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brandon Workman(L, 1-2) 4.0 5 6 6 3 3 2 1.15 4.17
Felix Doubront 1.1 4 3 3 0 2 1 1.51 5.37
Burke Badenhop 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.22 1.62
Edward Mujica 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 1.45 5.76
Craig Breslow 0.2 4 4 4 0 1 0 1.91 5.40
Junichi Tazawa 0.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 1.14 2.57
Pitching
HBP - J Herrera (by T Wood)
Pitches-strikes - T Wood 93-53; C Villanueva 39-25; J Russell 19-14; B Schlitter 20-15; J Grimm 25-17; B Workman 69-42; F Doubront 38-24; B Badenhop 20-15; E Mujica 21-16; C Breslow 27-18; J Tazawa 17-10
Ground balls-fly balls - T Wood 2-5; C Villanueva 4-2; J Russell 2-1; B Schlitter 1-1; J Grimm 2-2; B Workman 2-8; F Doubront 1-3; B Badenhop 3-1; E Mujica 2-1; C Breslow 1-1; J Tazawa 0-1
Batters faced - T Wood 23; C Villanueva 10; J Russell 6; B Schlitter 4; J Grimm 7; B Workman 20; F Doubront 8; B Badenhop 5; E Mujica 5; C Breslow 6; J Tazawa 4
Game Details
Game Time: 4:19.
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Chris Conroy. 3B--Jordan Baker.
Weather: 85 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 37,055.