Cubs Fall Short 5-4 Against Nationals in 13

Automated InsightsAugust 23, 2013

Brian Bogusevic finished 3-4 with one home run but the Cubs lost to Washington, 5-4 in 13 innings. The Cubs gave up at least two hits to four different Nationals in the loss.

The Nationals opened the scoring in the top of the first when Ryan Zimmerman hit a solo homer off starter Travis Wood. Tied 4-4 in the top of the 13th, the Nationals moved in front to stay when Denard Span scored on a ground out.

Wood (7-10) went 6 2/3 innings and picked up a no-decision while allowing four runs on seven hits with four strikeouts and two walks. Michael Bowden (1-3) collected his third loss on the season after pitching one inning giving up one run on one hit and walking no one. Craig Stammen (7-5) got the win, going two innings and allowing no runs on no hits with one strikeout and one walk. Bogusevic had a productive game for the Cubs, going 3 for 4 with a double, a home run, a run, an RBI, and a walk. Donnie Murphy also had a good game, going 1 for 5 with a home run, a run, and two RBIs. Zimmerman went 3 for 6 with a home run, a run, and an RBI in the win.

The Cubs lost the home stand 3-1. They will face off against the Padres Friday at PetCo Park at 7:10 PM PDT.


Nationals Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 94.3 R. Zimmerman 3B 6 3 1 1 1 0 1
A 92.1 S. Lombardozz 2B 5 2 2 1 1 0 0
B+ 87.0 T. Moore 1B 5 2 1 0 0 0 1
B 85.5 D. Span CF 3 1 1 0 0 0 1
B 84.2 B. Harper CF 5 1 0 0 0 1 1
C 73.0 J. Werth RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
C 72.0 C. Tracy PH 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
C- 71.0 K. Suzuki PR 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
C- 70.0 D. DeJesus RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
C- 70.0 A. LaRoche PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
D+ 68.3 W. Ramos C 4 0 0 0 0 1 2
D 66.1 A. Rendon SS 5 0 0 0 1 1 0
D 64.0 S. Hairston LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1


Cubs Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A+ 100.8 B. Bogusevic LF 4 3 1 1 1 1 0
A 92.0 C. Gillespie PH 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
B 86.0 D. Navarro C 6 2 0 0 0 0 1
B 85.2 D. Murphy 3B 5 1 1 1 2 0 3
B 84.3 J. Lake CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1
C- 71.0 L. Watkins PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
C- 70.0 D. McDonald PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
D- 60.6 S. Castro SS 5 0 0 0 0 1 3
D- 60.0 N. Schierholt RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0
F 58.0 D. Barney 2B 5 0 0 0 0 0 1
F 54.0 A. Rizzo 1B 6 0 0 0 0 0 2


Nationals Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 96.3 D. Storen 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 1 0 8
A 95.9 T. Clippard 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 2 0 14
A 94.1 C. Stammen 2.0 0.00 0.50 0 1 1 33
B 86.9 S. Strasburg 8.2 4.15 1.04 7 8 2 112
C 74.5 R. Soriano 0.1 0.00 3.00 1 0 0 10


Cubs Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 93.7 C. Villanueva 2.0 0.00 0.50 1 2 0 24
A- 90.6 B. Parker 1.1 0.00 0.75 1 1 0 18
B+ 88.6 K. Gregg 1.0 0.00 1.00 0 1 1 17
B 83.5 P. Strop 1.0 0.00 2.00 1 3 1 20
C+ 77.9 T. Wood 6.2 5.40 1.35 7 4 2 110
D+ 68.6 M. Bowden 1.0 9.00 1.00 1 0 0 16