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W:T.Wood(1-0) L:J.McDonald(0-1) S:C.Marmol (1)
HR: CHC- N.Schierholtz (1) PIT- None



Chicago Cubs Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Phil Cuzzi; First, Chris Guccione; Second, Tom Hallion; Third, Ron Kulpa;
- David DeJesus walked. Runner on first with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro flied out to center. Runner on first with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano flied out to center to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 1st
- Starling Marte flied out to right. None on with one out and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin fouled out to short. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
- Nate Schierholtz struck out looking. None on with one out and Dioner Navarro due up.
- Dioner Navarro lined out to left. None on with two outs and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena flied out to center to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 2nd
- Gaby Sanchez walked. Runner on first with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez grounded into a double play, third (playing at second) to short to first. On the play, Gaby Sanchez out at second. None on with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
- Brent Lillibridge flied out to center. None on with one out and Travis Wood due up.
- Travis Wood singled to center. Runner on first with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus grounded out second to first. On the play, Travis Wood advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro singled to center scored Travis Wood. Runner on first with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo flied out to center to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 3rd
- Jose Tabata grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and James McDonald due up.
- James McDonald grounded out third to first. Runner on second with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte flied out to center to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 4th
- Alfonso Soriano flied out to left. None on with one out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
- Nate Schierholtz grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Dioner Navarro due up.
- Dioner Navarro grounded out to pitcher to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 4th
- Russell Martin struck out swinging. None on with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 5th
- Luis Valbuena struck out swinging, catcher to first. None on with one out and Brent Lilibridge due up.
- Brent Lillibridge flied out to right. None on with two outs and Travis Wood due up.
- Travis Wood flied out to right to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 5th
- Pedro Alvarez grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker flied out to center. None on with two outs and Jose Tabata due up.
- Jose Tabata popped out to center to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 6th
- David DeJesus struck out looking. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 6th
- Clint Barmes flied out to right. None on with one out and James McDonald due up.
- James McDonald walked. Runner on first with one out and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, James McDonald out at second to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 7th
- Alfonso Soriano struck out looking. None on with one out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
- Nate Schierholtz walked. Runner on first with one out and Dioner Navarro due up.
- Dioner Navarro lined out to short. Runner on first with two outs and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Luis Valbuena flied out to left to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 7th
- Shawn Camp starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Andrew McCutchen reached first on Luis Valbuena`s fielding error. Runner on first with none out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Andrew McCutchen stole second. Runner on second with none out and Gaby Sanchez at the plate.
- Gaby Sanchez struck out swinging. Runner on second with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- James Russell enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on second and one out.
- Pedro Alvarez popped out to first. Runner on second with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Andrew McCutchen stole third. Runner on third with two outs and Neil Walker at the plate.
- Neil Walker struck out looking to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 8th
- Mark Melancon starts the inning for the Pirates.
- Brent Lillibridge fouled out to right. None on with one out and James Russell due up.
- Steve Clevenger is pinch-hitting for James Russell.
- Pinch-Hitter Steve Clevenger grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus grounded out to pitcher to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 8th
- Alberto Gonzalez is now at second base for the Cubs, batting 9th.
- Kyuji Fujikawa starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 8th.
- Jose Tabata grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Clint Barmes due up.
- Travis Snider is pinch-hitting for Clint Barmes.
- Pinch-Hitter Travis Snider grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Mark Melancon due up.
- Garrett Jones is pinch-hitting for Mark Melancon.
- Pinch-Hitter Garrett Jones struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 9th
- Jared Hughes starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 8th.
- John McDonald replaces Garret Jones playing shortstop, batting 9th.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo walked. Runner on first with one out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
- Anthony Rizzo stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Nate Schierholtz at the plate.
- Nate Schierholtz two-out, two-run Home Run (1) to left scored Anthony Rizzo. Dioner Navarro due up.
- Dioner Navarro grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 9th
- Carlos Marmol starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Starling Marte singled to left center. Runner on first with none out and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen singled to left scored Starling Marte. On the play, Russell Martin advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez singled to right scored Russell Martin. On the play, Andrew McCutchen advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. Runners on first and third with one out and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker grounded into a double play, second to short to first to end the game. On the play, Gaby Sanchez out at second.

Chicago Cubs 3, Pittsburgh 2


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: T.Wood (1-0); LP:J.McDonald (0-1); S:C.Marmol (1).

Chicago Cubs 3, Pittsburgh 2