28-31
4 - 5
22-34

Game Story

Starlin Castro is working hard to overcome the perception that he doesn't care. After making an error that led to three unearned runs in the first inning, the Chicago Cubs shortstop was determined to atone for the mistake. ''It's my fault that I made an error.'' Castro went 3 for 4 with three RBIs...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NYM 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 0
ChC 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 X 5 8 1

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: NY Mets
Bobby AbreuDFP
safe at first on shortstop
Starlin CastroDFP
's fielding error,
Daniel MurphyDFP
scored,
Curtis GrandersonDFP
to second
NYM 1 - CHC 0
Lucas DudaDFP
doubled to left,
Curtis GrandersonDFP
and
Bobby AbreuDFP
scored
NYM 3 - CHC 0
Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
Starlin CastroDFP
singled to right,
Justin RuggianoDFP
scored,
Anthony RizzoDFP
to third
NYM 3 - CHC 1
Nate SchierholtzDFP
grounded out to first,
Anthony RizzoDFP
scored,
Starlin CastroDFP
to second
NYM 3 - CHC 2
Top 4th: NY Mets
Rubén TejadaDFP
homered to deep left
NYM 4 - CHC 2
Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
Starlin CastroDFP
singled to shallow center,
Emilio BonifacioDFP
and
Justin RuggianoDFP
scored,
Anthony RizzoDFP
to second
NYM 4 - CHC 4
Anthony RizzoDFP
scored,
Starlin CastroDFP
to third,
Chris CoghlanDFP
to second on wild pitch
NYM 4 - CHC 5

Pitching Details

Batting

NY Mets

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt den DekkerDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .167
Daniel MurphyDFP
2B
5 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .298
David WrightDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 .290
Curtis GrandersonDFP
LF
5 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .217
Bobby AbreuDFP
RF
4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .288
Lucas DudaDFP
1B
3 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 .244
Anthony ReckerDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .200
Carlos TorresDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Rubén TejadaDFP
SS
3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .228
Daisuke MatsuzakaDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .333
Dana EvelandDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jeurys FamiliaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Chris YoungDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .194
Buddy CarlyleDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Scott RiceDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Travis d'ArnaudDFP
C
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .189
Totals 34 4 7 3 1 7 10 1 16
Batting
2B - D Murphy (15, C Villanueva); L Duda (9, E Jackson)
HR - R Tejada (2, 4th inning off E Jackson 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - L Duda 2 (29), R Tejada (14)
2-out RBI - L Duda 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Granderson 2, A Recker 3
GIDP - D Murphy
Team LOB - 10
Running
SB - C Granderson (4, 2nd base off E Jackson/J Baker)
Fielding
DP - 1 (D Matsuzaka-R Tejada-D Murphy-L Duda)

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Emilio BonifacioDFP
2B
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .269
Justin RuggianoDFP
CF
2 2 1 0 0 3 1 0 1 .245
Anthony RizzoDFP
1B
2 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 .269
Starlin CastroDFP
SS
4 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 .276
Nate SchierholtzDFP
RF
4 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 .219
Chris CoghlanDFP
LF
2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 .171
Mike OltDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 .158
Pedro StropDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Héctor RondónDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
John BakerDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .143
Edwin JacksonDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .087
Darwin BarneyDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .175
Carlos VillanuevaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Wesley WrightDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Junior LakeDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
James RussellDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Justin GrimmDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Luis ValbuenaDFP
3B
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
Totals 30 5 8 4 0 8 9 0 14
Batting
2B - J Ruggiano (3, D Matsuzaka); S Castro (14, B Carlyle)
3B - C Coghlan (1, D Matsuzaka)
RBI - S Castro 3 (29), N Schierholtz (18)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Coghlan 1, M Olt 4
GIDP - J Baker
Team LOB - 9
Running
CS - J Ruggiano (2, 2nd base by D Matsuzaka/A Recker)
Fielding
E - S Castro (9, throw)
DP - 1 (S Castro-E Bonifacio-A Rizzo)

Pitching

NY Mets

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Daisuke MatsuzakaDFP
4.1 4 4 4 5 2 0 1.28 3.21
Dana EvelandDFP
(L, 0-1)
0.1 2 1 1 1 0 0 3.00 9.00
Jeurys FamiliaDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.28 2.79
Buddy CarlyleDFP
1.1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1.15 0.00
Scott RiceDFP
0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.90 5.27
Carlos TorresDFP
1.1 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.36 2.29

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Edwin JacksonDFP
(W, 4-5)
5.0 5 4 1 5 4 1 1.46 4.59
Carlos VillanuevaDFP
(HLD, 1)
0.2 1 0 0 2 2 0 2.00 7.80
Wesley WrightDFP
(HLD, 3)
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 2.95
James RussellDFP
(HLD, 2)
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.33 3.00
Justin GrimmDFP
(HLD, 4)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.33 2.73
Pedro StropDFP
(HLD, 4)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.30 4.30
Héctor RondónDFP
(SV, 7)
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.05 1.46
Pitching
WP - J Familia
IBB - D Wright (by C Villanueva)
Pitches-strikes - C Torres 23-15; D Matsuzaka 88-47; D Eveland 11-6; J Familia 5-2; B Carlyle 25-15; S Rice 8-3; P Strop 7-5; H Rondon 15-12; E Jackson 110-63; C Villanueva 24-12; W Wright 5-3; J Russell 5-4; J Grimm 1-1
Ground balls-fly balls - C Torres 1-0; D Matsuzaka 4-4; D Eveland 2-0; J Familia 1-0; B Carlyle 0-1; S Rice 0-0; P Strop 1-1; H Rondon 1-0; E Jackson 7-6; C Villanueva 0-1; W Wright 0-0; J Russell 2-0; J Grimm 0-1
Batters faced - C Torres 5; D Matsuzaka 20; D Eveland 4; J Familia 1; B Carlyle 6; S Rice 2; P Strop 3; H Rondon 4; E Jackson 25; C Villanueva 5; W Wright 1; J Russell 2; J Grimm 1
Game Details
Game Time: 3:40.
Umpires: HP--Todd Tichenor. 1B--Clint Fagan. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Tim Welke.
Weather: 57 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In From Left.
Attendance: 28,185.