Odds:
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 26,177
(5-2)
7
W: Watson (2-0)
SV: Grilli (2)
(2-5)
6
L: Strop (0-1)
Final
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PIT4001100107111
CHC0130011006100

Scoring Summary

Top 1st
PITPedro Álvarez doubled to shallow right center, Starling Marte and Andrew McCutchen scored
PITNeil Walker singled to shallow right, Pedro Álvarez scored, Russell Martin to third
PITTravis Ishikawa hit sacrifice fly to center, Russell Martin scored
Bottom 2nd
CHC
4
1
Emilio Bonifacio singled to shallow center, Ryan Sweeney scored, Welington Castillo to second
Bottom 3rd
CHC
4
4
Starlin Castro homered to deep left, Anthony Rizzo and Luis Valbuena scored
Top 4th
PIT
5
4
Andrew McCutchen singled to shallow center, Starling Marte scored, Travis Snider to second
Top 5th
PIT
6
4
Travis Ishikawa tripled to right, Russell Martin scored
Bottom 6th
CHC
6
5
Starlin Castro homered to deep left
Bottom 7th
CHC
6
6
Anthony Rizzo singled to shallow center, Emilio Bonifacio scored
Top 8th
PIT
7
6
Russell Martin hit sacrifice fly to right, Starling Marte scored

Batting

PittsburghABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
LF331002212.310
RF400000111.250
CF312100200.269
3B412200102.192
C322100010.250
2B502100002.250
1B401200002.294
SS401000112.174
P200000022.000
PH100000002.250
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
PH100000010.000
P000000000.000
Totals347117027715
Batting
2B - S Marte (2, E Jackson); P Alvarez (1, E Jackson); R Martin (1, E Jackson)
3B - T Ishikawa (1, E Jackson)
S - C Morton
SF - R Martin, T Ishikawa
RBI - A McCutchen (3), P Alvarez 2 (5), R Martin (4), N Walker (3), T Ishikawa 2 (3)
2-out RBI - A McCutchen
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Marte 2, P Alvarez 1, N Walker 1, C Morton 1, J Tabata 1
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - S Marte 2 (2, 2nd base off E Jackson/W Castillo, 2nd base off P Strop/W Castillo)
Fielding
E - S Marte (1, field)
DP - 1 (T Ishikawa)
Chi CubsABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
2B513101000.515
LF400000013.182
1B312100100.296
RF400000012.174
3B411000023.250
SS423420000.310
CF411000010.118
C400000011.095
P200000012.000
P000000000.000
PH100000000.071
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
PH100000010.278
Totals366106211811
Batting
HR - S Castro 2 (2, 3rd inning off C Morton 2 on, 1 Out, 6th inning off C Morton 0 on, 0 Out)
S - R Kalish
RBI - E Bonifacio (2), A Rizzo (4), S Castro 4 (6)
2-out RBI - E Bonifacio
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Kalish 1, L Valbuena 1
GIDP - R Kalish
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - E Bonifacio (5, 3rd base off T Watson/R Martin)

Pitching

PittsburghIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
6.08551521.173.75
(W, 2-0)1.02110100.692.08
(H, 3)1.00000100.752.25
(SV, 2)1.00000101.252.25
Chi CubsIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
4.29664401.906.30
1.10000000.401.80
1.02000101.290.00
(L, 0-1)0.10112101.092.45
0.20001001.883.38
1.00000102.6310.13
Pitching
IBB - J Mercer (by E Jackson)
HBP - R Martin (by E Jackson)
Pitches-strikes - C Morton 101-74; T Watson 20-12; M Melancon 9-8; J Grilli 10-7; E Jackson 85-52; B Schlitter 16-8; J Grimm 17-11; P Strop 14-6; J Russell 18-8; J Veras 14-10
Ground balls-fly balls - C Morton 12-5; T Watson 1-0; M Melancon 1-1; J Grilli 1-0; E Jackson 3-8; B Schlitter 4-0; J Grimm 3-1; P Strop 0-0; J Russell 1-1; J Veras 2-0
Batters faced - C Morton 27; T Watson 5; M Melancon 3; J Grilli 3; E Jackson 27; B Schlitter 4; J Grimm 5; P Strop 3; J Russell 3; J Veras 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:20.
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Mark Carlson. 3B--Scott Barry.
Weather: 48 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, In From Center.