60-74
7 - 2
71-62

Game Story

The Chicago Cubs' kids roughed up an All-Star reliever who has been close to untouchable. Rookies Javier Baez and Jorge Soler had two RBIs apiece against Pat Neshek in a go-ahead eighth inning, leading the last-place Cubs to a 7-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. You can't...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
ChC 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 1 7 9 0
StL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: St. Louis
Matt HollidayDFP
singled to left,
Matt CarpenterDFP
scored,
Kolten WongDFP
to second
CHC 0 - STL 1
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
singled to left center,
Kolten WongDFP
scored,
Matt HollidayDFP
to second
CHC 0 - STL 2
Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
Luis ValbuenaDFP
homered (417 ft.) to deep right center
CHC 1 - STL 2
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
Jorge SolerDFP
homered (409 ft.) to deep center
CHC 2 - STL 2
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
Javier BáezDFP
doubled to left center,
Logan WatkinsDFP
and
Chris CoghlanDFP
scored
CHC 4 - STL 2
Jorge SolerDFP
homered (442 ft.) to deep left,
Javier BáezDFP
scored
CHC 6 - STL 2
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
Arismendy AlcántaraDFP
homered (412 ft.) to deep center
CHC 7 - STL 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Chris CoghlanDFP
LF
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Javier BáezDFP
2B
4 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 .192
Starlin CastroDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .287
Luis ValbuenaDFP
3B
3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 .242
Jorge SolerDFP
RF
3 2 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 .636
Welington CastilloDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .231
Arismendy AlcántaraDFP
CF
4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 .227
Chris ValaikaDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .170
Kyle HendricksDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
Neil RamírezDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Logan WatkinsDFP
PH
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .385
Pedro StropDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Matt SzczurDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176
Justin GrimmDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 7 9 7 4 2 5 0 8
Batting
2B - C Coghlan (21, P Neshek); J Baez (4, P Neshek); S Castro (32, S Miller)
HR - L Valbuena (14, 2nd inning off S Miller 0 on, 0 Out), J Soler 2 (3, 7th inning off S Miller 0 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off P Neshek 1 on, 2 Out), A Alcantara (6, 9th inning off N Greenwood 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Baez 2 (15), L Valbuena (44), J Soler 3 (6), A Alcantara (18)
2-out RBI - J Soler 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Alcantara 1
Team LOB - 3

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .277
Kolten WongDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 3 .248
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .263
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .300
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .266
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .284
Oscar TaverasDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .228
Jon JayDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .312
Shelby MillerDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .190
Randal GrichukDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .180
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Nick GreenwoodDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel DescalsoDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .220
Totals 35 2 8 2 0 1 10 1 17
Batting
S - S Miller
RBI - M Holliday (69), J Peralta (60)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Wong 2, M Holliday 1, O Taveras 2
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - K Wong (19, 3rd base off K Hendricks/W Castillo)
Fielding
Outfield assists - M Holliday

Pitching

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle HendricksDFP
6.0 5 2 2 1 3 0 1.01 1.91
Neil RamírezDFP
(W, 2-1)
1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.99 1.05
Pedro StropDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.06 2.26
Justin GrimmDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 4 0 1.28 3.94

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Shelby MillerDFP
7.0 4 2 2 2 3 2 1.36 4.19
Pat NeshekDFP
(L, 6-1)
0.2 4 4 4 0 1 1 0.66 1.45
Nick GreenwoodDFP
1.1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.23 5.40
Pitching
HBP - Y Molina (by K Hendricks)
Pitches-strikes - K Hendricks 89-58; N Ramirez 13-10; P Strop 14-9; J Grimm 25-17; S Miller 93-62; P Neshek 20-14; N Greenwood 15-11
Ground balls-fly balls - K Hendricks 7-9; N Ramirez 0-1; P Strop 1-0; J Grimm 1-0; S Miller 11-9; P Neshek 1-4; N Greenwood 3-1
Batters faced - K Hendricks 25; N Ramirez 5; P Strop 3; J Grimm 5; S Miller 26; P Neshek 6; N Greenwood 5
Game Details
Game Time: 2:52.
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Alan Porter. 3B--Gabe Morales.
Weather: 85 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 43,181.