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      A slow-moving cold front brings clouds and cooler temperatures to Tampa Bay. There's only a 20% chance of a shower.
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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:J.Broxton(3-0) L:H.Rondon(1-2)
    HR: CIN- D.Mesoraco (13) CHC- A.Rizzo (16)



    Cincinnati Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Dale Scott; First, Dan Iassogna; Second, CB Bucknor; Third, Hal Gibson III;
    - Billy Hamilton doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Todd Frazier due up.
    - Todd Frazier triple to right center scored Billy Hamilton with none out. Runner on third and Joey Votto due up.
    - Joey Votto grounded out second to first. Runner on third with one out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
    - Devin Mesoraco was hit-by-pitch. Runners on first and third with one out and Jay Bruce due up.
    - Jay Bruce struck out swinging. Runners on first and third with two outs and Ryan Ludwick due up.
    - Ryan Ludwick grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Devin Mesoraco out at second to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st
    - Chris Coghlan struck out swinging. None on with one out and Justin Ruggiano due up.
    - Justin Ruggiano grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo flied out to center to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 2nd
    - Skip Schumaker grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Zack Cozart due up.
    - Zack Cozart grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Alfredo Simon due up.
    - Alfredo Simon walked. Runner on first with two outs and Billy Hamilton due up.
    - Billy Hamilton struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd
    - Starlin Castro grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Luis Valbuena struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Ryan Sweeney due up.
    - Ryan Sweeney struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 3rd
    - Todd Frazier singled to right. On the play, Todd Frazier thrown out at second. None on with one out and Joey Votto due up.
    - Joey Votto flied out to left. None on with two outs and Devin Mesoraco due up.
    - Devin Mesoraco walked. Runner on first with two outs and Jay Bruce due up.
    - Jay Bruce doubled to right. On the play, Devin Mesoraco advances to third. Runners on second and third with two outs and Ryan Ludwick due up.
    - Ryan Ludwick flied out to center to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd
    - Darwin Barney ground-rule doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Jeff Samardzija due up.
    - Jeff Samardzija bunt popped out to first. Runner on second with one out and Chris Coghlan due up.
    - Chris Coghlan lined out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Justin Ruggiano due up.
    - Justin Ruggiano flied out to center to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 4th
    - Skip Schumaker struck out swinging. None on with one out and Zack Cozart due up.
    - Zack Cozart grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Alfredo Simon due up.
    - Alfredo Simon grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th
    - Anthony Rizzo singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro doubled to left. On the play, Anthony Rizzo advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Luis Valbuena flied out to right. Runners on second and third with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo grounded out pitcher to first. Runners on second and third with two outs and Ryan Sweeney due up.
    - Ryan Sweeney lined out to left to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 5th
    - Billy Hamilton struck out looking. None on with one out and Todd Frazier due up.
    - Todd Frazier struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Joey Votto due up.
    - Joey Votto grounded out to first to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th
    - Darwin Barney flied out to left. None on with one out and Jeff Samardzija due up.
    - Jeff Samardzija fouled out to first. None on with two outs and Chris Coghlan due up.
    - Chris Coghlan grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 6th
    - Devin Mesoraco was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with none out and Jay Bruce due up.
    - Jay Bruce flied out to left. Runner on first with one out and Ryan Ludwick due up.
    - Ryan Ludwick struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Skip Schumaker due up.
    - Skip Schumaker struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th
    - Justin Ruggiano struck out swinging. None on with one out and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo one-out, solo Home Run (16) to left center. Starlin Castro due up.
    - Starlin Castro struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Luis Valbuena grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 7th
    - Brian Schlitter starts the inning for the Cubs.
    - Zack Cozart flied out to right. None on with one out and Alfredo Simon due up.
    - Alfredo Simon struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Billy Hamilton due up.
    - Billy Hamilton reached first on Anthony Rizzo`s missed catch error. Runner on first with two outs and Todd Frazier due up.
    - Billy Hamilton caught stealing second to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th
    - Welington Castillo grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Ryan Sweeney due up.
    - Ryan Sweeney walked. Runner on first with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
    - Darwin Barney flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Brian Schlitter due up.
    - Nate Schierholtz is pinch-hitting for Brian Schlitter.
    - Pinch-Hitter Nate Schierholtz grounded into a fielder`s choice, second to short. On the play, Ryan Sweeney out at second to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 8th
    - Pedro Strop starts the inning for the Cubs.
    - Todd Frazier struck out swinging. None on with one out and Joey Votto due up.
    - Joey Votto walked. Runner on first with one out and Devin Mesoraco due up.
    - Devin Mesoraco walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Jay Bruce due up.
    - Jay Bruce struck out swinging. Runners on first and second with two outs and Ryan Ludwick due up.
    - Ryan Ludwick grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Devin Mesoraco out at second to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th
    - Jonathan Broxton starts the inning for the Reds.
    - Chris Coghlan grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Justin Ruggiano due up.
    - Justin Ruggiano flied out to center. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
    - Anthony Rizzo struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Cincinnati Top 9th
    - Hector Rondon starts the inning for the Cubs.
    - Skip Schumaker grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Zack Cozart due up.
    - Zack Cozart flied out to center. None on with two outs and Jonathan Broxton due up.
    - Chris Heisey is pinch-hitting for Jonathan Broxton.
    - Pinch-Hitter Chris Heisey singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Billy Hamilton due up.
    - Chris Heisey stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Billy Hamilton at the plate.
    - Billy Hamilton single to center scored Chris Heisey with two out. Runner on first and Todd Frazier due up.
    - Todd Frazier singled to center. On the play, Billy Hamilton advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Joey Votto due up.
    - Todd Frazier stole second. Runners on second and third with two outs and Joey Votto at the plate.
    - Joey Votto walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Devin Mesoraco due up.
    - Devin Mesoraco two-out, Grand Slam (13) to left center scored Billy Hamilton, Todd Frazier and Joey Votto. Jay Bruce due up.
    - James Russell enters the game for the Cubs with none on and two out.
    - Jay Bruce struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Chicago Cubs Bottom 9th
    - Logan Ondrusek starts the inning for the Cardinals.
    - Starlin Castro struck out swinging. None on with one out and Luis Valbuena due up.
    - Luis Valbuena lined out to right. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
    - Welington Castillo grounded out third to first to end the game.

    Cincinnati 6, Chicago Cubs 1


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: J.Broxton (3-0); LP:H.Rondon (1-2).

    Cincinnati 6, Chicago Cubs 1

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      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

      Updated:

      We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
      More>>

      • Great Stuff

      USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

      Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter Video included

      Updated:

      In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
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      Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year' Video included

      Updated:

      Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

      Furry friends from Suncoast Animal League stop by Video included

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      The Suncoast Animal League is a non-profit, no-kill, no-time limit animal rescue agency located in Palm Harbor. Executive Director Rick Chaboudy More>>

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      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
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      For the first time ever in the Tampa Bay area, the Deaf Literacy Center is holding a 100% voices off silent dinner. Everybody working at the restaurant this evening will be deaf or hard of hearing, including servers, cashiers, and bartenders. The event is taking place on February 15th at 4pm at Farmer Boy Restaurant in Clearwater. Pattie Sanchez from The Diversity Initiative, Pinellas Public Library Cooperative's Deaf Literacy Coordinator Rosa Rodriguez, and volunteer/advocate Jenny Locy stop... More>>

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      Updated:

      In December, LIN Media and Media General merged to create the second largest broadcasting company in the country. The former CEO and President of LIN Media, Vince Sadusky, was placed at the helm of the new and improved Media General. More>>

      Bill Schifino, Jr talks about being President-Elect of the Florida Bar Video included

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      Earlier this month, Bill Schifino, Jr. was announced as the 2015-16 President-Elect of the Florida Bar. Schifino comes to this position with a strong resume. More>>

      Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

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      • Cloudy and cooler in Tampa Bay

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        Friday, March 6 2015 8:04 AM EST2015-03-06 13:04:11 GMT
        A slow-moving cold front brings clouds and cooler temperatures to Tampa Bay. There's only a 20% chance of a shower.
        A slow-moving cold front brings clouds and cooler temperatures to Tampa Bay. There's only a 20% chance of a shower.
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