37-38
2 - 1
31-42

Game Story

Brandon Cumpton's first career game at Wrigley Field looked a lot like his previous three starts. Cumpton pitched seven scoreless innings, Travis Snider hit a solo homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Sunday. Cumpton allowed just two hits, walked two and struck out four...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pit 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
ChC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 0

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
Travis Snider homered to deep center
PIT 1 - CHC 0
Josh Harrison singled to pitcher, Chris Stewart scored
PIT 2 - CHC 0
Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
Nate Schierholtz grounded into fielder's choice, Anthony Rizzo scored, Starlin Castro out at second
PIT 2 - CHC 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Grégory PolancoRF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .345
Josh Harrison2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 .306
Andrew McCutchenCF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .312
Ike Davis1B 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .251
Jordy MercerSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .230
Pedro Álvarez3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .231
Travis SniderLF 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .235
Jose TabataPH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289
Chris StewartC 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .257
Brandon CumptonP 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .091
Tony WatsonP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Mark MelanconP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 2 6 2 1 3 6 2 10
Batting
HR - T Snider (4, 3rd inning off J Hammel 0 on, 0 Out)
S - B Cumpton
RBI - J Harrison (22), T Snider (13)
2-out RBI - J Harrison
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A McCutchen 1, J Mercer 2, B Cumpton 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - G Polanco (1, 2nd base off N Ramirez/J Baker), J Harrison (5, 2nd base off J Hammel/J Baker)
CS - J Mercer (1, 2nd base by J Hammel/J Baker)
Fielding
DP - 1 (B Cumpton-J Mercer-I Davis)

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Chris CoghlanLF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .215
Welington CastilloPH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .241
Ryan SweeneyCF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .205
Justin RuggianoPH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .230
Anthony Rizzo1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .278
Starlin CastroSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .287
Luis Valbuena3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .271
Nate SchierholtzRF 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 .204
John BakerC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .165
Junior LakePH-CF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242
Darwin Barney2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
Jason HammelP 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .103
Neil RamírezP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Travis WoodPH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
James RussellP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pedro StropP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 1 6 1 0 2 7 0 15
Batting
S - T Wood
RBI - N Schierholtz (25)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Ruggiano 2, A Rizzo 1
GIDP - J Baker
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
PB - J Baker

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brandon Cumpton(W, 3-2) 7.0 2 0 0 2 4 0 1.38 4.93
Tony Watson(HLD, 19) 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.06 0.77
Mark Melancon(SV, 12) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0.79 2.04

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jason Hammel(L, 6-5) 7.0 6 2 2 1 6 1 1.02 2.99
Neil Ramírez 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.84 0.95
James Russell 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.12 2.29
Pedro Strop 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.20 3.47
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - B Cumpton 87-55; T Watson 19-15; M Melancon 13-9; J Hammel 109-70; N Ramirez 18-8; J Russell 7-5; P Strop 9-5
Ground balls-fly balls - B Cumpton 7-7; T Watson 1-0; M Melancon 1-1; J Hammel 7-6; N Ramirez 2-1; J Russell 0-0; P Strop 1-1
Batters faced - B Cumpton 24; T Watson 5; M Melancon 5; J Hammel 27; N Ramirez 5; J Russell 1; P Strop 2
Game Details
Game Time: 2:50.
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--John Tumpane.
Weather: 65 degrees, Fog.
Wind: 9 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 33,573.