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    W:B.Morris(1-0) L:C.Villanueva(0-1)
    HR: CHC- None PIT- N.Walker (1)



    Chicago Cubs Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,John Hirschbeck; First, Bob Davidson; Second, James Hoye; Third, John Tumpane;
    - Emilio Bonifacio singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Junior Lake due up.
    - NOTE: Travis Ishikawa committed a fielding error on a pickoff attempt
    - Junior Lake flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro grounded out catcher to first. On the play, Emilio Bonifacio advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 1st
    - Starling Marte lined out to left. None on with one out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider struck out looking. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez flied out to left to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
    - Mike Olt struck out looking. None on with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo walked. Runner on first with one out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney lined out to left to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 2nd
    - Russell Martin singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Russell Martin out at second. None on with two outs and Travis Ishikawa due up.
    - Travis Ishikawa singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Jordy Mercer grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
    - Jeff Samardzija struck out swinging. None on with one out and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio infield single to short. Runner on first with one out and Junior Lake due up.
    - Junior Lake struck out swinging. On the play, Emilio Bonifacio stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 3rd
    - Francisco Liriano grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte walked. Runner on first with one out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider lined out to center. On the play, Starling Marte was doubled off first from center to first to complete the double play and end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 4th
    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging. None on with one out and Mike Olt due up.
    - Mike Olt struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo struck out looking to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 4th
    - Andrew McCutchen grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out looking. None on with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
    - Russell Martin flied out to center to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 5th
    - Nate Schierholtz singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Jeff Samardzija due up.
    - Jeff Samardzija grounded into a double play on a bunt, pitcher to third to second. On the play, Darwin Barney advances to second and Nate Schierholtz out at third. Runner on second with two outs and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 5th
    - Neil Walker grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Travis Ishikawa due up.
    - Travis Ishikawa singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Jordy Mercer grounded out second to first. On the play, Travis Ishikawa advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Francisco Liriano due up.
    - Francisco Liriano grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 6th
    - Junior Lake singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with one out and Mike Olt due up.
    - Mike Olt popped out to short. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 6th
    - Starling Marte doubled to center. Runner on second with none out and Travis Snider due up.
    - Travis Snider flied out to left. Runner on second with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez grounded into a double play, short to first. On the play, Andrew McCutchen out at second to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 7th
    - Tony Watson starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
    - Nate Schierholtz flied out to center. None on with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Jeff Samardzija due up.
    - Jeff Samardzija lined out to second to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 7th
    - Russell Martin flied out to center. None on with one out and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker flied out to left. None on with two outs and Travis Ishikawa due up.
    - Travis Ishikawa struck out looking to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 8th
    - Mark Melancon starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
    - Emilio Bonifacio doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Junior Lake due up.
    - Junior Lake sacrifice bunt, third to first/ On the play, Emilio Bonifacio advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro reached second on a fielder`s choice. On the play, Emilio Bonifacio was tagged out at home from second to catcher to third to the pitcher to short to third. On the play, Emilio Bonifacio. Runner on second with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo popped out to third to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 8th
    - Pedro Strop starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 9th.
    - Jordy Mercer grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Mark Melancon due up.
    - Josh Harrison is a pinch-hitter for Mark Melancon.
    - Pinch-hitter Josh Harrison struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
    - Starling Marte flied out to center to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 9th
    - Jason Grilli starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
    - Luis Valbuena is a pinch-hitter for Mike Olt.
    - Pinch-hitter Luis Valbuena walked. Runner on first with none out and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo sacrifice bunt, catcher to first. On the play, Luis Valbuena advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Nate Schierholtz due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz flied out to left. Runner on second with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Ryan Sweeney is a pinch-hitter for Darwin Barney.
    - Pinch-hitter Ryan Sweeney fouled out to the catcher to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 9th
    - Justin Grimm starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 9th.
    - Emilio Bonifacio is playing second base, Luis Valbuena is playing shortstop and Ryan Sweeney is playing center field for the Cubs.
    - Travis Snider walked. Runner on first with none out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - James Russell enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on first and one out, batting 9th.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
    - Russell Martin lined out to left to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Top 10th
    - Bryan Morris starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
    - Ryan Kalish is a pinch-hitter for James Russell.
    - Pinch-hitter Ryan Kalish grounded out to first. None on with one out and Emilio Bonifacio due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Junior Lake due up.
    - Emilio Bonifacio picked off at first from the pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Junior Lake at the plate.
    - Junior Lake struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 10th
    - Carlos Villanueva starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 2nd.
    - Ryan Kalish is playing left field for the Cubs.
    - Neil Walker lead-off Home Run (1) to right to end the game.
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    Chicago Cubs 0, Pittsburgh 1


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: B.Morris (1-0); LP:C.Villanueva (0-1).

    Chicago Cubs 0, Pittsburgh 1

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