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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:M.Guerrier(3-4) L:B.Morris(4-3)
    HR: PIT- S.Marte (9) CHC- S.Hairston (8)



    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 11th   ***

    -
    - Pinch-Hitter Dioner Navarro sacrifice fly out to right scored Anthony Rizzo to end the game.
    - Dioner Navarro is pinch-hitting for Matt Guerrier.
    - Luis Valbuena intentionally walked. Bases loaded with none out and Matt Guerrier due up.
    - Alfonso Soriano advances to second and Anthony Rizzo advances to third on Russell Martin`s throwing error. Runners on second and third and with none out and Luis Valbuena at the plate.
    - Alfonso Soriano singled to right. On the play, Anthony Rizzo advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.

    Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 11th   ***

    -
    - Travis Snider grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Jordy Mercer out at second to end the inning.
    - Jordy Mercer singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Brandon Inge flied out to center. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.

    Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 10th   ***

    -
    - Starlin Castro grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Julio Borbon out at second to end the inning.
    - Julio Borbon singled to first. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Dave Sappelt caught stealing second, catcher to shortstop. None on with two outs and Julio Borbon at the plate.
    - Dave Sappelt singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Julio Borbon due up.
    - Welington Castillo popped out to second. None on with one out and Dave Sappelt due up.
    - Bryan Morris starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 2nd.

    Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 10th   ***

    -
    - Russell Martin grounded out pitcher to second to first to end the inning.
    - Pedro Alvarez grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Garrett Jones out at second. None on with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
    - Garrett Jones reached first on Darwin Barney`s fielding error. Runner on first with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Dave Sappelt replaces pitcher Kevin Gregg, batting 9th, playing right field.
    - Matt Guerrier replaces Kevin Gregg, batting 6th, replacing right fielder Nate Schierholtz.

    Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 9th   ***

    - Darwin Barney flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Nate Schierholtz grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Luis Valbuena popped out to second. None on with one out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Travis Snider remains in the game as the right fielder.
    - Mark Melancon replaces Vin Mazzaro, batting 2nd, replacing right fielder Jose Tabata.

    Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 9th   ***

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    - Andrew McCutchen lined out to left to end the inning.
    - Jose Tabata walked. Runner on first with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Starling Marte two-out, solo Home Run (9) to left center. Jose Tabata due up.
    - Pinch-Hitter Travis Snider struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Travis Snider is pinch-hitting for Vin Mazzaro.
    - Jordy Mercer struck out swinging. None on with one out and Vin Mazzaro due up.
    - Kevin Gregg starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 9th.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th   ***

    -
    - Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
    - Starlin Castro struck out swinging. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Vin Mazzaro starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 8th   ***

    -
    - Brandon Inge fouled out to second to end the inning.
    - Russell Martin popped out to short. Runner on first with two outs and Brandon Inge due up.
    - Blake Parker enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on first and one out, batting 9th.
    - Pedro Alvarez singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Russell Martin due up.
    - Garrett Jones grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - James Russell replaces Pedro Strop, batting 9th, replacing Scott Hairston.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 3


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th   ***

    -
    - Julio Borbon flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Pinch-Hitter Scott Hairston two-out, solo Home Run (8) to center. Julio Borbon due up.
    - Scott Hairston is pinch-hitting for Pedro Strop.
    - Welington Castillo lined out to pitcher. None on with two outs and Pedro Strop due up.
    - Darwin Barney struck out looking. None on with one out and Welington Castillo due up.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 7th   ***

    -
    - Andrew McCutchen grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, Jose Tabata out at second to end the inning.
    - Jose Tabata walked. Runner on first with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Starling Marte grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Jose Tabata due up.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th   ***

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    -
    - Nate Schierholtz bunt grounded out to first to end the inning.
    - Luis Valbuena grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Alfonso Soriano popped out to first. None on with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Tony Watson replaces A.J. Burnett, batting 9th, replacing Gaby Sanchez.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 6th   ***

    -
    - Pinch-Hitter Gaby Sanchez struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Pedro Strop enters the game for the Cubs with runners on first and second and two outs, batting 9th.
    - Gaby Sanchez is pinch-hitting for A.J. Burnett.
    - Jordy Mercer grounded into a fielder`s choice, short, catcher to third. On the play, Pedro Alvarez is tagged out at home by the third baseman. Runners on first and second with two outs and A.J. Burnett due up.
    - Brandon Inge sacrifice bunt to catcher. On the play, Russell Martin advances to second and Pedro Alvarez advances to third. Runners on second and third and with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Russell Martin walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Brandon Inge due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez singled to short. Runner on first with none out and Russell Martin due up.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th   ***

    -
    - Anthony Rizzo grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Starlin Castro grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Julio Borbon grounded out to first. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.

    Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 5th   ***

    -
    - Garrett Jones struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Andrew McCutchen walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Jose Tabata doubled to left scored Starling Marte with two outs. Runner on second and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Starling Marte grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, A.J. Burnett out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Jose Tabata due up.
    - A.J. Burnett singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Jordy Mercer struck out looking. None on with one out and A.J. Burnett due up.
    - Hector Rondon replaces Carlos Villanueva, batting 9th, replacing Brian Bogusevic.

    Pittsburgh 1, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th   ***

    -
    - Pinch-Hitter Brian Bogusevic struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Brian Bogusevic is pinch-hitting for Carlos Villanueva.
    - Welington Castillo walked. Runner on first with two outs and Carlos Villanueva due up.
    - Darwin Barney grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Darwin Barney due up.

    Pittsburgh 1, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 4th   ***

    -
    - Brandon Inge grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Russell Martin stole second. Runners on second and third with two outs and Brandon Inge at the plate.
    - Russell Martin walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Brandon Inge due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out looking. Runner on third with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
    - Garrett Jones grounded out second to first. On the play, Andrew McCutchen advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen doubled to left scored Jose Tabata with none out. Runner on second and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Jose Tabata doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Andrew McCutchen due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd   ***

    -
    -
    - Luis Valbuena flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Alfonso Soriano sacrifice fly out to center scored Starlin Castro with two outs. Runner on first and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo reached first on Garrett Jones`s fielding error scored Carlos Villanueva with one out. On the play, Starlin Castro advances to third. Runners on first and third and Alfonso Soriano due up.
    - Starlin Castro doubled to center. On the play, Carlos Villanueva advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Julio Borbon struck out looking. Runner on first with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Carlos Villanueva singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Julio Borbon due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 3rd   ***

    -
    - Starling Marte struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - A.J. Burnett struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Jordy Mercer grounded out third to first. None on with one out and A.J. Burnett due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd   ***

    -
    - Welington Castillo lined out to short to end the inning.
    - Darwin Barney grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. Nate Schierholtz is out at second and Luis Valbuena advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz singled to right. On the play, Luis Valbuena advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Luis Valbuena walked. Runner on first with one out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging. None on with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 2nd   ***

    -
    - Brandon Inge struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Russell Martin grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Brandon Inge due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez lined out to center. None on with one out and Russell Martin due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st   ***

    -
    - Anthony Rizzo grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Starlin Castro grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Julio Borbon grounded out to first. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 1st   ***

    -
    - Garrett Jones grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Jose Tabata struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Starling Marte flied out to left. None on with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Kerwin Danley; First, Lance Barksdale; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Gary Cederstrom;


    Final(11)1234567891011RHE
    Pittsburgh00011000100392
    Chicago Cubs «00200010001481
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:M.Guerrier(3-4) L:B.Morris(4-3)
    HR: PIT- S.Marte (9) CHC- S.Hairston (8)


    PittsburghABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Starling Marte LF521100101.292
    Jose Tabata RF312120021.296
      Mark Melancon P000000000.000
      Bryan Morris P000000000.250
    Andrew McCutchen CF402110010.303
    Garrett Jones 1B500000001.256
    Pedro Alvarez 3B502000001.246
    Russell Martin C300000020.249
    Brandon Inge 2B400000001.190
    Jordy Mercer SS501000002.266
    A.J. Burnett P201000001.069
      Gaby Sanchez PH100000001.235
      Tony Watson P000000000.000
      Vin Mazzaro P000000000.200
      Travis Snider PH-RF200000001.224
    Totals39393301510 
     
    Chicago CubsABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Julio Borbon CF501000001.205
    Starlin Castro SS511010001.233
    Anthony Rizzo 1B511100001.242
    Alfonso Soriano LF401100002.256
    Luis Valbuena 3B300000020.243
    Nate Schierholtz RF401000000.273
      Matt Guerrier P000000000.000
      Dioner Navarro PH000100000.291
    Darwin Barney 2B400000001.215
    Welington Castillo C300000010.270
    Carlos Villanueva P111000000.222
      Brian Bogusevic PH100000001.290
      Hector Rondon P000000000.000
      Pedro Strop P000000000.000
      Scott Hairston PH111100100.172
      James Russell P000000000.000
      Blake Parker P000000000.000
      Kevin Gregg P000000000.000
      Dave Sappelt RF101000000.180
    Totals3748410137 


    E_G.Jones, R.Martin, D.Barney. LOB_Pittsburgh 9, Chicago Cubs 7. 2B_J.Tabata 2, A.McCutchen, S.Castro. HR_S.Marte (9) off K.Gregg, S.Hairston (8) off T.Watson. SF_A.Soriano, D.Navarro. S_B.Inge. SB_R.Martin (6). CS_D.Sappelt. GIDP_A.McCutchen, P.Alvarez, T.Snider. DP_Chicago Cubs 3 (S.Castro, D.Barney and A.Rizzo), (D.Barney, S.Castro and A.Rizzo 2).

    PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    A.J. Burnett5.032123066-433.05
    Tony Watson2.011101123-143.48
    Vin Mazzaro1.000003013-92.90
    Mark Melancon1.00000007-40.85
    Bryan Morris (L 4-3)1.141110033-192.75
     
    Chicago CubsIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Carlos Villanueva4.031115069-403.63
    Hector Rondon1.231122036-196.14
    Pedro Strop1.100011016-90.00
    James Russell0.11000007-53.00
    Blake Parker0.20000006-42.45
    Kevin Gregg (B 2)1.011112126-161.78
    Matt Guerrier (W 3-4)2.010000021-134.11


    IBB_off B.Morris (L.Valbuena).
    T_3:44. A_33146.
    Umpires_Home,Kerwin Danley; First, Lance Barksdale; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Gary Cederstrom.
    LEGEND
     
    2B = Double 3B = Triple
    AB = At Bat APP = Plate Appearance
    AVG = Batting Average BB = Base on Balls
    BF = Batters Faced BK = Balk
    CS = Caught Stealing DOU = Double
    ER = Error ERA = Earned Run Average
    H = Hits HBP = Hit by Pitch
    HR = Home Run IBB = Intentional Base on Balls
    IP = Innings Pitch K = Strike Out
    KL = Strike Out Looking L = Loss
    OBP = On Base Percentage R = Runs
    RBI = Runs Batted In S = Save
    SB = Stolen Base SF = Sacrifice Fly
    SH = Sacrifice Hit SLG = Slugging Percentage
    TRI = Triple W = Win
    WHIP = Walks + Hits / Innings Pitch WP = Wild Pitch
     

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