91-67
8 - 2
65-93

Game Story

CHICAGO (AP) -- Already assured a playoff spot, the Pittsburgh Pirates are pushing for even more.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pit 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 8 12 1
ChC 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 10 1

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
ground rule double to right,
Marlon ByrdDFP
scored,
Gaby SánchezDFP
to third
PIT 1 - CHC 0
Gerrit ColeDFP
singled to shortstop,
Gaby SánchezDFP
and
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
scored
PIT 3 - CHC 0
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
Jordy MercerDFP
homered to deep center
PIT 4 - CHC 0
Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
Starlin CastroDFP
singled to shortstop,
Logan WatkinsDFP
scored
PIT 4 - CHC 1
Top 5th: Pittsburgh
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
doubled to left,
Andrew McCutchenDFP
and
Marlon ByrdDFP
scored,
Gaby SánchezDFP
to third
PIT 6 - CHC 1
Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
Anthony RizzoDFP
safe at first on shortstop
Jordy MercerDFP
's fielding error,
Ryan SweeneyDFP
scored,
Starlin CastroDFP
to third,
Junior LakeDFP
to second
PIT 6 - CHC 2
Top 8th: Pittsburgh
Starling MarteDFP
doubled,
Felix PieDFP
scored
PIT 7 - CHC 2
Andrew McCutchenDFP
singled to shallow left,
Starling MarteDFP
scored
PIT 8 - CHC 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Starling MarteDFP
LF
5 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .282
Jordy MercerDFP
SS
4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .280
Travis SniderDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
Bryan MorrisDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Kyle FarnsworthDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Andrew McCutchenDFP
CF
5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .320
Marlon ByrdDFP
RF
4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .285
Gaby SánchezDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .256
Russell MartinDFP
C
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 6 .227
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
3B
5 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 .231
Josh HarrisonDFP
2B
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .238
Neil WalkerDFP
PH-2B
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .252
Gerrit ColeDFP
P
3 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 3 .206
Justin WilsonDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Garrett JonesDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
Felix PieDFP
PR
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Clint BarmesDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
Totals 39 8 12 8 1 4 11 0 19
Batting
2B - S Marte (26, A Cabrera); G Sanchez (18, C Rusin); P Alvarez 2 (22, C Rusin, C Lim); G Jones (26, A Cabrera)
HR - J Mercer (7, 3rd inning off C Rusin 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - S Marte (35), J Mercer (26), A McCutchen (83), P Alvarez 3 (97), G Cole 2 (5)
2-out RBI - A McCutchen, G Cole 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Marte 2, P Alvarez 2
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - J Mercer (15, field)
Outfield assists - A McCutchen
DP - 2 (J Mercer-J Harrison-G Sanchez, G Cole-J Mercer-G Sanchez)

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Starlin CastroDFP
SS
4 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 1 .243
Junior LakeDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .294
Anthony RizzoDFP
1B
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .230
Dioner NavarroDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .303
Nate SchierholtzDFP
RF
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Blake ParkerDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Luis ValbuenaDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .218
Alberto CabreraDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Darnell McDonaldDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .234
Zac RosscupDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Donnie MurphyDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5 .259
Brian BogusevicDFP
CF-RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .280
Logan WatkinsDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .212
Chris RusinDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .105
Brooks RaleyDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Chang-Yong LimDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ryan SweeneyDFP
CF
3 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285
Totals 34 2 10 2 0 3 12 0 19
Batting
S - B Raley
RBI - S Castro (44), A Rizzo (78)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lake 1, D Murphy 3
GIDP - J Lake, B Bogusevic
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
E - L Watkins (1, throw)

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Gerrit ColeDFP
(W, 10-7)
6.0 7 2 2 1 6 0 1.17 3.22
Justin WilsonDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.05 2.11
Bryan MorrisDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.30 3.57
Kyle FarnsworthDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.04 1.17

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Chris RusinDFP
(L, 2-6)
2.1 6 4 4 1 1 1 1.36 3.93
Brooks RaleyDFP
1.2 1 0 0 0 4 0 1.18 4.91
Chang-Yong LimDFP
0.2 2 2 2 3 2 0 2.75 6.75
Blake ParkerDFP
1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.15 2.64
Alberto CabreraDFP
2.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 2.00 5.40
Zac RosscupDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.69 1.69
Pitching
IBB - N Walker (by C Lim)
Pitches-strikes - B Morris 19-11; K Farnsworth 19-11; G Cole 94-65; J Wilson 16-11; B Parker 18-13; A Cabrera 34-23; Z Rosscup 7-6; C Rusin 51-29; B Raley 28-18; C Lim 34-13
Ground balls-fly balls - B Morris 1-1; K Farnsworth 2-1; G Cole 8-3; J Wilson 1-0; B Parker 2-0; A Cabrera 2-3; Z Rosscup 1-1; C Rusin 6-3; B Raley 0-0; C Lim 2-0
Batters faced - B Morris 5; K Farnsworth 5; G Cole 24; J Wilson 4; B Parker 4; A Cabrera 9; Z Rosscup 3; C Rusin 14; B Raley 6; C Lim 7
Game Details
Game Time: 3:19.
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Mike DiMuro.
Weather: 63 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 14 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 34,138.