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W:F.Liriano(4-2) L:T.Wood(5-4) S:J.Grilli (23)
HR: PIT- None CHC- None



Pittsburgh Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Jordan Baker; First, Dana DeMuth; Second, Paul Nauert; Third, Angel Hernandez;
- Starling Marte struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
- Jordy Mercer lined out to short. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen popped out to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st
- Darwin Barney flied out to left. None on with one out and Cody Ransom due up.
- Cody Ransom grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo popped out to short to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 2nd
- Gaby Sanchez flied out to center. None on with one out and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker singled to left. On the play, Russell Martin advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Travis Snider due up.
- Travis Snider walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Francisco Liriano due up.
- Francisco Liriano struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd
- Alfonso Soriano reached first on Starling Marte`s fielding error. Runner on first with none out and Scott Hairston due up.
- Scott Hairston struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
- Alfonso Soriano caught stealing second, pitcher to first to short. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo at the plate.
- Welington Castillo walked. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Ryan Sweeney due up.
- Ryan Sweeney flied out to center to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 3rd
- Starling Marte flied out to left. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
- Jordy Mercer lined out to first. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen flied out to center to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd
- Travis Wood popped out to first. None on with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Cody Ransom due up.
- Cody Ransom struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 4th
- Gaby Sanchez flied out to left. None on with one out and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Russell Martin struck out looking. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th
- Anthony Rizzo walked. Runner on first with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano flied out to center. On the play, Anthony Rizzo advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Scott Hairston due up.
- Scott Hairston walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
- Welington Castillo struck out looking. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro lined out to second to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 5th
- Neil Walker popped out to second. None on with one out and Travis Snider due up.
- Travis Snider struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Francisco Liriano due up.
- Francisco Liriano struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th
- Ryan Sweeney grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Travis Wood due up.
- Travis Wood singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Travis Wood out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Cody Ransom due up.
- Cody Ransom walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Darwin Barney advances to third on a Francisco Liriano wild pitch. Cody Ransom advances to second. Runners on second and third and with two outs and Anthony Rizzo at the plate.
- Anthony Rizzo struck out looking to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 6th
- Starling Marte grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
- Jordy Mercer doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen flied out to right. On the play, Jordy Mercer advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin doubled to left scored Jordy Mercer. On the play, Gaby Sanchez advances to third. Runners on second and third with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez flied out to center to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging. None on with one out and Scott Hairston due up.
- Scott Hairston grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Welington Castillo due up.
- Welington Castillo singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro flied out to center to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 7th
- Carlos Marmol starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Neil Walker struck out swinging. None on with one out and Travis Snider due up.
- Travis Snider bunt ground out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Francisco Liriano due up.
- Francisco Liriano struck out looking to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th
- Ryan Sweeney grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Carlos Marmol due up.
- Julio Borbon is pinch-hitting for Carlos Marmol.
- Pinch-Hitter Julio Borbon struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 8th
- Carlos Villanueva starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Starling Marte lined out to center. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
- Jordy Mercer doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen flied out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez struck out swinging, catcher to first to the end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th
- Mark Melancon starts the inning for the Pirates.
- Luis Valbuena is pinch-hitting for Cody Ransom.
- Pinch-Hitter Luis Valbuena 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 singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Scott Hairston due up.
- Scott Hairston struck out looking to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 9th
- Luis Valbuena remains in the game, playing third base.
- Russell Martin walked. Runner on first with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez singled to right. On the play, Russell Martin advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker struck out swinging. Runners on first and third with one out and Travis Snider due up.
- Travis Snider grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second scored Russell Martin. Pedro Alvarez out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Mark Melancon due up.
- Garrett Jones is pinch-hitting for Mark Melancon.
- Pinch-Hitter Garrett Jones singled to left. On the play, Travis Snider advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte was hit-by-pitch. Bases loaded with two outs and Jordy Mercer due up.
- Jordy Mercer grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Starling Marte out at second to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 9th
- Jason Grilli starts the inning for the Pirates.
- David DeJesus is pinch-hitting for Wellington Castillo.
- Pinch-Hitter David DeJesus struck out swinging. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Ryan Sweeney due up.
- Ryan Sweeney singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Carlos Villanueva due up.
- Dioner Navarro is pinch-hitting for Carlos Villanueva.
- Pinch-Hitter Dioner Navarro singled to right. On the play, Ryan Sweeney advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney struck out swinging to end the game.

Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 0


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: F.Liriano (4-2); LP:T.Wood (5-4); S:J.Grilli (23).

Pittsburgh 2, Chicago Cubs 0