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Game Story

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- It is the time of the season when rookie pitchers are fading or even being shut down for the year. Yet Gerrit Cole seems to be just getting started.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
Pit 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 X 2 5 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Chi Cubs
Nate SchierholtzDFP
doubled to right,
Starlin CastroDFP
scored,
Anthony RizzoDFP
to third,
Anthony RizzoDFP
out at home,
Nate SchierholtzDFP
to third
CHC 1 - PIT 0
Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
Jose TabataDFP
homered to deep center
CHC 1 - PIT 1
Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
Marlon ByrdDFP
homered to deep right center
CHC 1 - PIT 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Starlin CastroDFP
SS
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .241
Luis ValbuenaDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .223
Donnie MurphyDFP
PH-3B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
Anthony RizzoDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .230
Nate SchierholtzDFP
RF
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .253
Ryan SweeneyDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .272
Brian BogusevicDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .284
Welington CastilloDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .274
Darwin BarneyDFP
2B
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213
Scott BakerDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Dioner NavarroDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .303
James RussellDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Carlos VillanuevaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161
Zac RosscupDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Blake ParkerDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 1 5 1 0 3 8 0 12
Batting
2B - A Rizzo (36, G Cole); N Schierholtz (29, G Cole)
S - D Barney
RBI - N Schierholtz (65)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Castro 2, L Valbuena 1, R Sweeney 1, B Bogusevic 1
GIDP - W Castillo
Team LOB - 6

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jose TabataDFP
LF
3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .273
Tony WatsonDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Garrett JonesDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
Gaby SánchezDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252
Mark MelanconDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Neil WalkerDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252
Andrew McCutchenDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .325
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Marlon ByrdDFP
RF
3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .290
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .233
Russell MartinDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .233
Jordy MercerDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277
Gerrit ColeDFP
P
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207
Felix PieDFP
LF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .174
Travis SniderDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .221
Starling MarteDFP
PR-LF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
Totals 29 2 5 2 2 1 5 0 8
Batting
HR - J Tabata (5, 6th inning off S Baker 0 on, 1 Out), M Byrd (23, 7th inning off J Russell 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Tabata (27), M Byrd (81)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A McCutchen 1
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
Outfield assists - M Byrd
DP - 1 (J Mercer-N Walker-J Morneau)

Pitching

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Scott BakerDFP
6.0 3 1 1 0 4 1 0.55 0.82
James RussellDFP
(L, 1-6)
0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.23 3.63
Carlos VillanuevaDFP
0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.26 4.20
Zac RosscupDFP
0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.88 0.00
Blake ParkerDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.21 2.83

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Gerrit ColeDFP
(W, 8-7)
7.0 5 1 1 3 7 0 1.16 3.33
Tony WatsonDFP
(HLD, 21)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.90 2.48
Mark MelanconDFP
(SV, 15)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.89 1.09
Pitching
WP - M Melancon
Pitches-strikes - S Baker 75-54; J Russell 9-7; C Villanueva 12-7; Z Rosscup 5-3; B Parker 2-2; T Watson 8-5; M Melancon 8-7; G Cole 101-61
Ground balls-fly balls - S Baker 3-12; J Russell 1-2; C Villanueva 1-0; Z Rosscup 0-1; B Parker 1-0; T Watson 2-1; M Melancon 2-0; G Cole 5-7
Batters faced - S Baker 21; J Russell 3; C Villanueva 3; Z Rosscup 2; B Parker 1; T Watson 3; M Melancon 3; G Cole 28
Game Details
Game Time: 2:33.
Umpires: HP--Dana DeMuth. 1B--Mike Estabrook. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Weather: 65 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 2 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 37,534.