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Game Story

DENVER (AP) -- A couple of bullpen sessions over the All-Star break helped Jeff Samardzija resolve the mechanical problems in his pitching delivery that had been bothering him much of the season.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
ChC 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 3 8 0
Col 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: Chi Cubs
Alfonso SorianoDFP
homered to deep center
CHC 1 - COL 0
Bottom 4th: Colorado
Dexter FowlerDFP
homered to deep center
CHC 1 - COL 1
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
Anthony RizzoDFP
doubled to right,
Cody RansomDFP
scored,
Anthony RizzoDFP
out at third
CHC 2 - COL 1
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
Darwin BarneyDFP
doubled to left,
Cole GillespieDFP
scored
CHC 3 - COL 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Darwin BarneyDFP
2B
5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .222
Cody RansomDFP
3B
3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .243
Anthony RizzoDFP
1B
4 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 3 .241
Alfonso SorianoDFP
LF
4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 .259
Starlin CastroDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .243
Junior LakeDFP
CF
4 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .750
Dave SappeltDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
Pedro StropDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Kevin GreggDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Welington CastilloDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .266
Jeff SamardzijaDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .094
Cole GillespieDFP
RF
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .100
Totals 33 3 8 3 1 5 8 1 10
Batting
2B - D Barney (16, R Brothers); A Rizzo (28, E Escalona); J Lake (1, J De La Rosa)
HR - A Soriano (17, 4th inning off J De La Rosa 0 on, 0 Out)
S - J Samardzija
RBI - D Barney (27), A Rizzo (55), A Soriano (50)
2-out RBI - A Rizzo
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rizzo 2, W Castillo 1, J Samardzija 1
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - J Lake (1, 3rd base off J De La Rosa/W Rosario)
Fielding
DP - 2 (C Ransom-D Barney-A Rizzo, D Barney-S Castro-A Rizzo)

Colorado

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerDFP
CF
3 1 1 1 1 1 2 0 2 .284
DJ LeMahieuDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .265
Carlos GonzálezDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .299
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
SS
3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .336
Michael CuddyerDFP
RF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .329
Todd HeltonDFP
1B
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .255
Josh RutledgeDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212
Rex BrothersDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Wilin RosarioDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
Nolan ArenadoDFP
3B
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .242
Jorge De La RosaDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .061
Charlie BlackmonDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Edgmer EscalonaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Matt BelisleDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jordan PachecoDFP
PH-1B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .232
Totals 28 1 5 1 1 4 7 0 7
Batting
2B - D LeMahieu (11, K Gregg)
HR - D Fowler (11, 4th inning off J Samardzija 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - D Fowler (27)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Fowler 1
GIDP - M Cuddyer 2
Team LOB - 4
Running
Picked Off - D Fowler (1st base, W Castillo)
Fielding
Outfield assists - M Cuddyer

Pitching

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeff SamardzijaDFP
(W, 6-9)
7.1 4 1 1 3 6 1 1.28 3.91
Pedro StropDFP
(HLD, 2)
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.60 0.00
Kevin GreggDFP
(SV, 18)
1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.19 2.88

Colorado

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jorge De La RosaDFP
6.0 5 1 1 3 4 1 1.28 3.12
Edgmer EscalonaDFP
(L, 1-3)
1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1.30 4.70
Matt BelisleDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.14 4.37
Rex BrothersDFP
1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1.16 1.11
Pitching
IBB - W Castillo (by J De La Rosa)
Pitches-strikes - P Strop 7-6; K Gregg 19-10; J Samardzija 105-62; R Brothers 25-13; J De La Rosa 98-60; E Escalona 14-8; M Belisle 15-11
Ground balls-fly balls - P Strop 0-1; K Gregg 3-0; J Samardzija 10-4; R Brothers 1-2; J De La Rosa 12-4; E Escalona 1-0; M Belisle 1-0
Batters faced - P Strop 2; K Gregg 4; J Samardzija 26; R Brothers 5; J De La Rosa 26; E Escalona 4; M Belisle 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:59.
Umpires: HP--Adrian Johnson. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Lance Barrett. 3B--Bill Welke.
Weather: 77 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 5 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 43,976.