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W:A.Simon(2-1) L:J.Samardzija(0-2) S:J.Broxton (2)
HR: CIN- None CHC- None



Cincinnati Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Doug Eddings; First, Marvin Hudson; Second, Cory Blaser; Third, Jim Joyce;
- Billy Hamilton struck out swinging. None on with one out and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Brandon Phillips due up.
- Brandon Phillips singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Jay Bruce due up.
- Brandon Phillips advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with two outs and Jay Bruce at the plate.
- Jay Bruce struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st
- Emilio Bonifacio singled to second. Runner on first with none out and Junior Lake due up.
- Emilio Bonifacio picked off at first. None on with one out and Junior Lake at the plate.
- Junior Lake struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 2nd
- Todd Frazier grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Ryan Ludwick singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
- Devin Mesoraco grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Ryan Ludwick out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Zack Cozart due up.
- Zack Cozart singled to left. On the play, Devin Mesoraco advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Alfredo Simon due up.
- Alfredo Simon grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd
- Nate Schierholtz flied out to center. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro flied out to left. None on with two outs and Ryan Sweeney due up.
- Ryan Sweeney grounded out to pitcher to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 3rd
- Billy Hamilton flied out to right. None on with one out and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Brandon Phillips due up.
- Brandon Phillips struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd
- Ramon Santiago replaces Brandon Phillips playing second base, batting 3rd.
- Welington Castillo popped out to catcher. None on with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Jeff Samardzija due up.
- Jeff Samardzija struck out swinging to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 4th
- Jay Bruce struck out swinging. None on with one out and Todd Frazier due up.
- Todd Frazier popped out to first. None on with two outs and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Ryan Ludwick lined out to third to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th
- Emilio Bonifacio lined out to right. None on with one out and Junior Lake due up.
- Junior Lake grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
- Nate Schierholtz grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 5th
- Devin Mesoraco singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Zack Cozart due up.
- Devin Mesoraco stole second. Runner on second with none out and Zack Cozart at the plate.
- Zack Cozart struck out swinging. Runner on second with one out and Alfredo Simon due up.
- Alfredo Simon grounded out catcher to first. On the play, Devin Mesoraco advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Billy Hamilton due up.
- Billy Hamilton double to left center scored Devin Mesoraco with two out. Runner on second and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Ramon Santiago due up.
- Billy Hamilton stole third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Ramon Santiago at the plate.
- Ramon Santiago flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th
- Starlin Castro popped out to second. None on with one out and Ryan Sweeney due up.
- Ryan Sweeney grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
- Welington Castillo doubled to left center. Runner on second with two outs and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jeff Samardzija due up.
- Jeff Samardzija grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Luis Valbuena out at second to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 6th
- Jay Bruce doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Todd Frazier due up.
- Todd Frazier struck out swinging. Runner on second with one out and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Ryan Ludwick advances to first on catcher`s inteference. Runners on first and second with one out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
- Devin Mesoraco walked. Bases loaded with one out and Zack Cozart due up.
- Zack Cozart reached second on a fielder`s choice throwing error by Emilio Bonifacio`s throwing error scoring Jay Bruce and Ryan Ludwick with two out. Runner on second and Alfredo Simon due up.
- Alfredo Simon lined out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th
- Emilio Bonifacio walked. Runner on first with none out and Junior Lake due up.
- Junior Lake struck out looking. Runner on first with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo grounded out second to first. On the play, Emilio Bonifacio advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
- Nate Schierholtz grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 7th
- Billy Hamilton grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Ramon Santiago due up.
- Ramon Santiago grounded out first to pitcher to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th
- Starlin Castro singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Ryan Sweeney due up.
- Ryan Sweeney reached first on Todd Frazier`s fielding error. On the play, Starlin Castro advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Welington Castillo due up.
- Sam LeCure enters the game for the Reds with runners on first and second with none out.
- Welington Castillo struck out looking. Runners on first and second with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena single to right scored Starlin Castro with one out. On the play, Ryan Sweeney advances to second. Runners on first and second with Jeff Samardzija due up.
- Ryan Kalish is pinch-hitting for Jeff Samardzija.
- Pinch-Hitter Ryan Kalish popped out to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
- Emilio Bonifacio struck out swinging to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 8th
- Justin Grimm starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Jay Bruce flied out to left. None on with one out and Todd Frazier due up.
- Todd Frazier walked. Runner on first with one out and Ryan Ludwick due up.
- Todd Frazier stole second. Runner on second with one out and Ryan Ludwick at the plate.
- Ryan Ludwick singled to short. On the play, Todd Frazier advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
- Todd Frazier scored on Justin Grimm`s wild pitch with one out. On the play, Ryan Ludwick advances to second. Runner on second and Devin Mesoraco at the plate.
- Devin Mesoraco struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Zack Cozart due up.
- Zack Cozart grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th
- Roger Bernadina replaces Ryan Ludwick playing left field, batting 6th.
- Junior Lake struck out looking. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Manny Parra enters the game for the Reds with none on and one out.
- Anthony Rizzo singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
- Nate Schierholtz grounded into a fielder`s choice, first to short. On the play, Anthony Rizzo out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Cincinnati Top 9th
- James Russell starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Neftali Soto is pinch-hitting for Manny Parra.
- Pinch-Hitter Neftali Soto singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Billy Hamilton due up.
- Billy Hamilton sacrifice bunt to pitcher. On the play, Neftali Soto advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Joey Votto due up.
- Joey Votto walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Ramon Santiago due up.
- Ramon Santiago struck out swinging. On the play, Joey Votto stole second and Neftali Soto stole third. Runners on second and third with two outs and Jay Bruce due up.
- Jay Bruce struck out looking to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 9th
- Jonathan Broxton starts the inning for the Reds.
- Ryan Sweeney struck out swinging. None on with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
- Welington Castillo flied out to right. None on with two outs and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena walked. Runner on first with two outs and James Russell due up.
- Justin Ruggiano is pinch-hitting for James Russell.
- Luis Valbuena advances to second on defensive indifference. Runner on second with two outs and Justin Ruggiano at the plate.
- Pinch-Hitter Justin Ruggiano struck out looking to end the game.

Cincinnati 4, Chicago Cubs 1


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: A.Simon (2-1); LP:J.Samardzija (0-2); S:J.Broxton (2).

Cincinnati 4, Chicago Cubs 1