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W:J.Samardzija(2-0) L:A.Wainwright(0-2)
HR: CHC- B.LaHair (2), I.Stewart (1) STL- None



Chicago Cubs Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Greg Gibson; First, Phil Cuzzi; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Gerry Davis;
- David DeJesus ground-rule double to right. Runner on second with none out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney singled to left. On the play, David DeJesus advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro singled to left scoring David DeJesus. On the play, Darwin Barney advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano flied out to right. On the play, Darwin Barney advances to third. Runners on first and third and with one out and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart one-out, three-run Home Run (1) to right scored Darwin Barney and Starlin Castro. Bryan LaHair is due up.
- Bryan LaHair struck out swinging, catcher to first. None on with two outs and Geovany Soto due up.
- Geovany Soto struck out swinging to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 1st
- Rafael Furcal lined out to the pitcher. None on with one out and Jon Jay due up.
- Jon Jay struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Carlos Beltran due up.
- Carlos Beltran singled to right-center. On the play, Matt Holliday advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and David Freese due up.
- David Freese struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
- Marlon Byrd grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Jeff Samardzija due up.
- Jeff Samardzija grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus popped out to short to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 2nd
- Yadier Molina struck out swinging. None on with one out and Matt Carpenter due up.
- Matt Carpenter singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Daniel Descalso due up.
- Daniel Descalso grounded out to first. On the play, Matt Carpenter advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Adam Wainwright due up.
- Adam Wainwright popped out to short to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
- Darwin Barney grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro walked. Runner on first with one out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano singled to right. On the play, Starlin Castro advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart walked. Bases loaded with one out and Bryan LaHair due up.
- Bryan LaHair one-out, Grand Slam (2) to left-center scored Starlin Castro, Alfonso Soriano and Ian Stewart. Geovany Soto is due up.
- Geovany Soto flied out to right. None on with two outs and Marlon Byrd due up.
- Marlon Byrd singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Jeff Samardzija due up.
- Jeff Samardzija struck out swinging to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 3rd
- Rafael Furcal grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Jon Jay due up.
- Jon Jay singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday lined out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Carlos Beltran due up.
- Carlos Beltran walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and David Freese due up.
- David Freese grounded out to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 4th
- Victor Marte starts the inning for the Cardinals.
- David DeJesus walked. Runner on first with none out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney singled to right. On the play, David DeJesus advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro singled to left. On the play, Darwin Barney advances to second and David DeJesus advances to third. Bases loaded with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano double play groundout from short to second to first scored David DeJesus. Starlin Castro out at second Darwin Barney advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart grounded out first to pitcher to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 4th
- Yadier Molina flied out to right. None on with one out and Matt Carpenter due up.
- Matt Carpenter flied out to left. None on with two outs and Daniel Descalso due up.
- Daniel Descalso struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 5th
- Bryan LaHair struck out looking. None on with one out and Geovany Soto due up.
- Geovany Soto grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Marlon Byrd due up.
- Marlon Byrd flied out to right to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 5th
- Shane Robinson is a pinch-hitter for Victor Marte.
- Pinch-hitter Shane Robinson singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Rafael Furcal due up.
- Rafael Furcal grounded out to the pitcher. On the play, Shane Robinson advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Jon Jay due up.
- Jon Jay singled to right scoring Shane Robinson. Runner on first with one out and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday lined out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Carlos Beltran due up.
- Carlos Beltran singled to center. On the play, Jon Jay advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and David Freese due up.
- David Freese singled to right scoring Jon Jay. On the play, Carlos Beltran advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Yadier Molina due up.
- Yadier Molina singled to left scoring Carlos Beltran. On the play, David Freese advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Matt Carpenter due up.
- Matt Carpenter tripled to center scoring David Freese and Yadier Molina. Runner on third with two outs and Daniel Descalso due up.
- Daniel Descalso struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 6th
- J.C. Romero starts the inning for the Cardinals.
- Joe Mather is a pinch-hitter for Jeff Samardzija.
- Pinch-hitter Joe Mather grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney struck out swinging to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 6th
- Rafael Dolis starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Erik Komatsu is a pinch-hitter for J.C. Romero.
- Pinch-hitter Erik Komatsu grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Rafael Furcal due up.
- Rafael Furcal flied out to right. None on with two outs and Jon Jay due up.
- Jon Jay doubled to right. Runner on second with two outs and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday lined out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 7th
- Kyle McClellan starts the inning for the Cardinals.
- Starlin Castro singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Starlin Castro stole second. Runner on second with none out and Alfonso Soriano at the plate.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging. Runner on second with one out and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Bryan LaHair due up.
- Bryan LaHair struck out looking. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Geovany Soto due up.
- Geovany Soto struck out looking to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 7th
- Carlos Beltran grounded out second to first. None on with one out and David Freese due up.
- David Freese lined out to left. None on with two outs and Yadier Molina due up.
- Yadier Molina grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 8th
- Marlon Byrd was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with none out and Rafael Dolis due up.
- Blake DeWitt is a pinch-hitter for Rafael Dolis.
- Pinch-hitter Blake DeWitt grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Marlon Byrd out at second. None on with two outs and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus grounded out short to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 8th
- James Russell starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Matt Carpenter flied out to left. None on with one out and Daniel Descalso due up.
- Daniel Descalso doubled to center. Runner on second with one out and Kyle McClellan due up.
- Tyler Greene is a pinch-hitter for Kyle McClellan.
- Pinch-hitter Tyler Greene struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Rafael Furcal due up.
- Kerry Wood enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on second and two outs.
- Rafael Furcal grounded out to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 9th
- Fernando Salas starts the inning for the Cardinals.
- Darwin Barney flied out to center. None on with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro flied out to right. None on with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano grounded out second to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Bottom 9th
- Carlos Marmol starts the inning for the Cubs.
- Jon Jay struck out looking. None on with one out and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday popped out to second. None on with two outs and Carlos Beltran due up.
- Carlos Beltran struck out swinging to end the game.

Chicago Cubs 9, St. Louis 5


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: J.Samardzija (2-0); LP:A.Wainwright (0-2).

Chicago Cubs 9, St. Louis 5