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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:(1-0) L:E.Jackson(1-7) S:J.Grilli (19)
    HR: CHC- None PIT- None



    Chicago Cubs Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Mark Wegner; First, Laz Diaz; Second, Tim Timmons; Third, Mike Winters;
    - David DeJesus fouled out to third. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 1st
    - Starling Marte infield single to short. Runner on first with none out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider struck out swinging. On the play, Starling Marte stole second. Runner on second with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to left scoring Starling Marte with one out. Runner on first and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones struck out swinging. On the play, Andrew McCutchen stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Michael McKenry due up.
    - Michael McKenry singled to left scoring Andrew McCutchen with two out. On the play, Neil Walker advanced to third and McKenry to second on Alfonso Soriano throwing error. Runners on second and third with Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
    - Alfonso Soriano singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Alfonso Soriano out at second. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo struck out looking to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 2nd
    - Clint Barmes flied out to center. None on with one out and Jeanmar Gomez due up.
    - Jeanmar Gomez struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte infield single to third. Runner on first with two outs and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider tripled to center scoring Starling Marte with two out. Runner on third and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to center scoring Travis Snider with two out. Runner on first and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
    - Luis Valbuena grounded out catcher to first. None on with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Edwin Jackson due up.
    - Edwin Jackson struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 3rd
    - Neil Walker struck out looking. None on with one out and Michael McKenry due up.
    - Michael McKenry grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 4th
    - David DeJesus doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro singled to center. On the play, David DeJesus advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo fielder`s choice scored David DeJesus with one out. Starlin Castro out at second. Runner on first and Alfonso Soriano due up.
    - Alfonso Soriano grounded out short to first. On the play, Anthony Rizzo advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz reached first on Garrett Jones fielding error. On the play, Anthony Rizzo advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - NOTE: The game has resumed following a 1-hour and 47-minute rain delay.
    - Vin Mazzaro enters the game for the Pirates with runners on first and third with two out.
    - Welington Castillo grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 4th
    - Rafael Dolis starts the inning for the Cubs.
    - Clint Barmes flied out to center. None on with one out and Vin Mazzaro due up.
    - Vin Mazzaro popped out to second. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte walked. Runner on first with two outs and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider flied out to left to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 5th
    - Luis Valbuena grounded out to first. None on with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney lined out to right. None on with two outs and Rafael Dolis due up.
    - Scott Hairston is pinch-hitting for Rafael Dolis.
    - Pinch-Hitter Scott Hairston singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and David DeJesus due up.
    - David DeJesus lined out to right to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 5th
    - Carlos Villanueva starts the inning for the Cubs.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging. None on with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 6th
    - Starlin Castro singled to right and was thrown out at second. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
    - Alfonso Soriano grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 6th
    - Michael McKenry grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez walked. Runner on first with one out and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Clint Barmes flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Vin Mazzaro due up.
    - Brandon Inge is pinch-hitting for Vin Mazzaro.
    - Pinch-Hitter Brandon Inge infield single to third. On the play, Pedro Alvarez advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Brandon Inge out at second to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 7th
    - Jose Contreras starts the inning for the Pirates.
    - Nate Schierholtz grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo walked. Runner on first with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Luis Valbuena struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney singled to right. On the play, Welington Castillo advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Carlos Villanueva due up.
    - Ryan Sweeney is pinch-hitting for Carlos Villanueva.
    - Justin Wilson enters the game for the Pirates with runners on first and third with two out.
    - Pinch-Hitter Ryan Sweeney singled to right scoring Welington Castillo with two out. On the play, Darwin Barney advances to third. Runners on first and third with David DeJesus due up.
    - David DeJesus flied out to center to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 7th
    - Carlos Marmol starts the inning for the Cubs.
    - Travis Snider struck out swinging. None on with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
    - Garrett Jones flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Neil Walker at the plate.
    - Neil Walker flied out to center to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 8th
    - Gaby Sanchez replaced Garrett Jones playing first base.
    - Starlin Castro struck out swinging. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
    - Alfonso Soriano grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 8th
    - Kyuji Fujikawa starts the inning for the Cubs.
    - Michael McKenry grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
    - Clint Barmes doubled to left. Runner on second with two outs and Justin Wilson due up.
    - Jose Tabata is pinch-hitting for Justin Wilson.
    - Pinch-Hitter Jose Tabata struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 9th
    - Jason Grilli starts the inning for the Pirates.
    - Nate Schierholtz flied out to center. None on with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo struck out looking. None on with two outs and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Luis Valbuena struck out looking to end the game.

    Chicago Cubs 2, Pittsburgh 4


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: (1-0); LP:E.Jackson (1-7); S:J.Grilli (19).

    Chicago Cubs 2, Pittsburgh 4

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