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    Final123456789RHE
    Pittsburgh «0310200208121
    Chicago Cubs0010010002101
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:G.Cole(10-7) L:C.Rusin(2-6)
    HR: PIT- J.Mercer (7) CHC- None



    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 9th   ***

    - Junior Lake struck out swinging to end the game.
    - Starlin Castro walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Junior Lake due up.
    - Ryan Sweeney singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Logan Watkins grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Ryan Sweeney due up.
    - Brian Bogusevic flied out to center. None on with one out and Logan Watkins due up.
    - Kyle Farnsworth starts the inning for the Pirates.

    Pittsburgh 8, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 9th   ***

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    - Pedro Alvarez flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Russell Martin grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Russell Martin due up.
    - Zach Rosscup starts the inning for the Cubs.

    Pittsburgh 8, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Donnie Murphy struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Pinch-Hitter Darnell McDonald struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Darnell McDonald is pinch-hitting for Alberto Cabrera.
    - Dioner Navarro walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Alberto Cabrera due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Dioner Navarro due up.
    - Junior Lake flied out to center. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Clint Barmes is now at shortstop, batting 9th.
    - Bryan Morris starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 2nd.

    Pittsburgh 8, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 8th   ***

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    - Marlon Byrd flied out to center to end the inning.
    - Andrew McCutchen single to left scored Starling Marte with two outs. Runner on first and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Pinch-Hitter Travis Snider grounded out short to first. On the play, Starling Marte advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Travis Snider is pinch-hitting for Jordy Mercer.
    - Starling Marte infield double to short scored Felix Pie with one out. Runner on second and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Felix Pie advances to third on Logan Watkins`s missed catch error. Runner on third with one out and Starling Marte at the plate.
    - Felix Pie is pinch-running for Garrett Jones at second.
    - Pinch-Hitter Garrett Jones doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Garrett Jones is pinch-hitting for Justin Wilson.
    - Neil Walker flied out to right. None on with one out and Justin Wilson due up.

    Pittsburgh 6, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th   ***

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    - Starlin Castro struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Ryan Sweeney infield single to third. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Logan Watkins struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Ryan Sweeney due up.
    - Brian Bogusevic struck out swinging. None on with one out and Logan Watkins due up.
    - Justin Wilson starts the inning for the Pirates.

    Pittsburgh 6, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 7th   ***

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    - Pedro Alvarez popped out to short to end the inning.
    - Russell Martin struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez lined out to third. None on with one out and Russell Martin due up.
    - Alberto Cabrera starts the inning for the Cubs.

    Pittsburgh 6, Chicago Cubs 2


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th   ***

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    - Donnie Murphy flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Pinch-Hitter Luis Valbuena struck out looking. Bases loaded with two outs and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Luis Valbuena is pinch-hitting for Blake Parker.
    - Dioner Navarro struck out swinging. Bases loaded with one out and Blake Parker due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo infield single to short scored Ryan Sweeney with none out. On the play, Junior Lake advances to second and Starlin Castro advances to third. Bases loaded and Dioner Navarro due up.
    - Junior Lake walked. Bases loaded with none out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Starlin Castro singled to right. On the play, Ryan Sweeney advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Junior Lake due up.
    - Ryan Sweeney singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Starlin Castro due up.

    Pittsburgh 6, Chicago Cubs 1


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 6th   ***

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    - Marlon Byrd grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Jordy Mercer grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.

    Pittsburgh 6, Chicago Cubs 1


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th   ***

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    - Logan Watkins struck out looking to end the inning.
    - Brian Bogusevic struck out looking. None on with two outs and Logan Watkins due up.
    - Neil Walker remains in the game at second base, batting 8th.
    - Donnie Murphy struck out swinging. None on with one out and Brian Bogusevic due up.

    Pittsburgh 6, Chicago Cubs 1


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 5th   ***

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    - Starling Marte struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Brian Bogusevic moves from center to right field.
    - Ryan Sweeney replaces Nate Schierholtz, playing center field, batting 9th.
    - Blake Parker enters the game for the Cubs with the bases loaded and two outs, batting 5th.
    - Gerrit Cole struck out swinging. Bases loaded with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Pinch-Hitter Neil Walker intentionally walked. Bases loaded with one out and Gerrit Cole due up.
    - Neil Walker is pinch-hitting for Josh Harrison.
    - Pedro Alvarez double to left scored Andrew McCutchen and Marlon Byrd with one out. On the play, Gaby Sanchez advances to third. Runners on second and third and Josh Harrison due up.
    - Russell Martin struck out swinging. Bases loaded with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez walked. Bases loaded with none out and Russell Martin due up.
    - Marlon Byrd walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Chan-yong Lim starts the inning for the Cubs.

    Pittsburgh 4, Chicago Cubs 1


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Nate Schierholtz fouled out to third to end the inning.
    - Dioner Navarro grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Dioner Navarro due up.

    Pittsburgh 4, Chicago Cubs 1


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 4th   ***

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    - Jordy Mercer lined out to right to end the inning.
    - Starling Marte singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Gerrit Cole struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Josh Harrison struck out swinging. None on with one out and Gerrit Cole due up.

    Pittsburgh 4, Chicago Cubs 1


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd   ***

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    - Junior Lake grounded into a double play, pitcher to short to first. On the play, Starlin Castro out at second to end the inning.
    - Starlin Castro infield single to short scored Logan Watkins with one out. Runner on first and Junior Lake due up.
    - Brooks Raley sacrifice bunt to pitcher. On the play, Logan Watkins advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Logan Watkins singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Brooks Raley due up.

    Pittsburgh 4, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 3rd   ***

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    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Russell Martin struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Brooks Raley enters the game for the Cubs with runners on second and third with one out.
    - Gaby Sanchez doubled to left. On the play, Marlon Byrd advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Russell Martin due up.
    - Marlon Byrd infield single to short. Runner on first with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Marlon Byrd due up.
    - Jordy Mercer lead-off Home Run (7) to left center. Andrew McCutchen due up.

    Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd   ***

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    - Brian Bogusevic grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, Donnie Murphy out at second to end the inning.
    - Donnie Murphy singled to right. On the play, Dioner Navarro advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Brian Bogusevic due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz singled to left center. On the play, Schierholtz out at second, center to second. Dioner Navarro advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Donnie Murphy due up.
    - Dioner Navarro singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Nate Schierholtz due up.

    Pittsburgh 3, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 2nd   ***

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    - Starling Marte grounded out third to first to end the inning.
    - Gerrit Cole single to left center scored Gaby Sanchez and Pedro Alvarez with two outs. Runner on first and Starling Marte due up.
    - Josh Harrison grounded out third to first. Runners on second and third with two outs and Gerrit Cole due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez ground-rule double to right scored Marlon Byrd with one out. On the play, Gaby Sanchez advances to third. Runners on second and third and Josh Harrison due up.
    - Russell Martin flied out to center. On the play, Marlon Byrd advances to third. Runners on first and third and with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Russell Martin due up.
    - Marlon Byrd singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Gaby Sanchez due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st   ***

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    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Junior Lake grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Starlin Castro popped out to second. None on with one out and Junior Lake due up.

    Pittsburgh 0, Chicago Cubs 0


    ***   Pittsburgh Top 1st   ***

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    - Andrew McCutchen flied out to right to end the inning.
    - Jordy Mercer grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Starling Marte struck out looking. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Scott Barry; First, Alfonso Marquez; Second, Ted Barrett; Third, Mike DiMuro;


    Final123456789RHE
    Pittsburgh «0310200208121
    Chicago Cubs0010010002101
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:G.Cole(10-7) L:C.Rusin(2-6)
    HR: PIT- J.Mercer (7) CHC- None


    PittsburghABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Starling Marte LF512110002.282
    Jordy Mercer SS411100100.280
      Travis Snider PH100000000.219
      Bryan Morris P000000000.200
      Kyle Farnsworth P000000000.000
    Andrew McCutchen CF512100001.320
    Marlon Byrd RF422000010.285
    Gaby Sanchez 1B311010021.256
    Russell Martin C500000003.227
    Pedro Alvarez 3B512320001.231
    Josh Harrison 2B200000001.238
      Neil Walker PH-2B100000010.252
    Gerrit Cole P301200002.206
      Justin Wilson P000000000.000
      Garrett Jones PH101010000.235
      Felix Pie PR010000000.167
      Clint Barmes SS000000000.214
    Totals398128501411 
     
    Chicago CubsABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Starlin Castro SS402100011.243
    Junior Lake LF400000011.294
    Anthony Rizzo 1B401100001.230
    Dioner Navarro C301000011.303
    Nate Schierholtz RF201000000.251
      Blake Parker P000000000.000
      Luis Valbuena PH100000001.218
      Alberto Cabrera P000000000.000
      Darnell McDonald PH100000001.234
      Zac Rosscup P000000000.000
    Donnie Murphy 3B401000002.259
    Brian Bogusevic CF-RF400000002.280
    Logan Watkins 2B411000002.212
    Chris Rusin P000000000.105
      Brooks Raley P000000000.000
      Chang-yong Lim P000000000.000
      Ryan Sweeney CF313000000.285
    Totals342102000312 


    E_J.Mercer, L.Watkins. LOB_Pittsburgh 8, Chicago Cubs 9. 2B_S.Marte, G.Sanchez, P.Alvarez 2, G.Jones. HR_J.Mercer (7) off C.Rusin. S_B.Raley. GIDP_J.Lake, B.Bogusevic. DP_Pittsburgh 2 (J.Mercer, J.Harrison and G.Sanchez), (G.Cole, J.Mercer and G.Sanchez).

    PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Gerrit Cole (W 10-7)6.072216094-653.22
    Justin Wilson1.010003016-112.11
    Bryan Morris1.010012019-113.57
    Kyle Farnsworth1.010011019-111.17
     
    Chicago CubsIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Chris Rusin (L 2-6)2.164411151-293.93
    Brooks Raley1.210004028-184.91
    Chang-yong Lim0.222232034-136.75
    Blake Parker1.100002018-132.64
    Alberto Cabrera2.032201034-235.40
    Zac Rosscup1.00000107-61.69


    IBB_off C.Lim (N.Walker).
    T_3:19. A_34138.
    Umpires_Home,Scott Barry; First, Alfonso Marquez; Second, Ted Barrett; Third, Mike DiMuro.
    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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