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W:J.Russell(7-1) L:J.Grilli(1-6) S:C.Marmol (18)
HR: CHC- A.Soriano (28), A.Recker (1), J.Vitters (2) PIT- A.McCutchen (25)



Chicago Cubs Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Jordan Baker; First, Gary Darling; Second, Paul Emmel; Third, Scott Barry;
- Joe Mather singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded into a double play, short to first. On the play, Joe Mather out at second. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out looking to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 1st
- Brock Holt grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen two-out, solo Home Run (25) to left center. Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
- Starlin Castro flied out to right. None on with one out and Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Dave Sappelt due up.
- Dave Sappelt singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Anthony Recker due up.
- Anthony Recker struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 2nd
- Michael McKenry struck out swinging. None on with one out and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes walked. Runner on first with one out and Jeff Locke due up.
- Jeff Locke struck out looking. Runner on first with two outs and Brock Holt due up.
- Brock Holt grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
- Chris Rusin grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Joe Mather due up.
- Joe Mather singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney singled to second. On the play, Joe Mather advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo flied out to left. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up. With Alfonso Soriano batting, Joe Mather steals 3rd base.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 3rd
- Starling Marte popped out to second. None on with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen walked. Runner on first with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Andrew McCutchen out at second to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 4th
- Starlin Castro flied out to center. None on with one out and Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters one-out, solo Home Run (2) to left. Dave Sappelt due up.
- Dave Sappelt grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Recker due up.
- Anthony Recker two-out, solo Home Run (1) to center. Chris Rusin due up.
- Chris Rusin struck out looking to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 4th
- Gaby Sanchez grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Michael McKenry due up.
- Michael McKenry lined out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes fouled out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 5th
- Joe Mather struck out swinging. None on with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 5th
- Jeff Locke singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Brock Holt due up.
- Brock Holt singled to first. On the play, Jeff Locke advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen flied out to right. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones lined out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 6th
- Alfonso Soriano grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro flied out to right . None on with two outs and Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters reached first on Brock Holt`s error. Runner on first with two outs and Dave Sappelt due up.
- Dave Sappelt flied out to right to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 6th
- Jaye Chapman starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Gaby Sanchez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez reached first on Anthony Rizzo`s error. Runner on first with one out and Michael McKenry due up.
- Michael McKenry popped out to short. Runner on first with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
- Pinch-Hitter Jeff Clement walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jeff Locke due up.
- Pinch-Hitter Josh Harrison grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Jeff Clement out at second to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 7th
- Kyle McPherson starts the inning for the Pirates.
- Anthony Recker grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Jaye Chapman due up.
- Pinch-Hitter Bryan LaHair singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Joe Mather due up.
- Joe Mather struck out looking. Runner on first with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 7th
- Manuel Corpas starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Brock Holt tripled to right. Runner on third with none out and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte grounded out to first. Runner on third with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen walked. Runners on first and third with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
- James Russell starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Andrew McCutchen advances to second on a balk. Brock Holt advances home. Runner on second with one out and Garrett Jones at the plate.
- Garrett Jones flied out to left. Runner on second with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 8th
- Jason Grilli starts the inning for the Pirates.
- Anthony Rizzo singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano none-out, two-run Home Run (28) to center scored Anthony Rizzo. Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Josh Vitters due up.
- Josh Vitters struck out looking. Runner on second with one out and Dave Sappelt due up.
- Pinch-Hitter David DeJesus walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Anthony Recker due up.
- Chad Qualls enters the game for the Pirates in relief for pitcher Jason Grilli.
- Anthony Recker flied out to left. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Luis Valbuena due up.
- Pinch-Hitter Luis Valbuena struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 8th
- Shawn Camp starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Michael McKenry struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
- Jordy Mercer popped out to catcher. None on with two outs and Chad Qualls due up.
- Pinch-Hitter Alex Presley struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 9th
- Joel Hanrahan starts the inning for the Pirates.
- Joe Mather singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded out short to first. On the play, Joe Mather advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo grounded out first to pitcher. On the play, Joe Mather advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Tony Campana due up.
- Tony Campana walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Tony Campana advances to second on indifference. Runners on second and third with two outs and Starlin Castro at the plate.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 9th
- Carlos Marmol starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Brock Holt singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen flied out to second. Runners on first and second and with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones walked. Bases loaded with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez struck out swinging. Bases loaded with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez flied out to left to end the game.

Chicago Cubs 4, Pittsburgh 2


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: J.Russell (7-1); LP:J.Grilli (1-6); S:C.Marmol (18).

Chicago Cubs 4, Pittsburgh 2