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W:W.Rodriguez(1-0) L:E.Jackson(0-1) S:J.Grilli (1)
HR: CHC- None PIT- None



Chicago Cubs Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Ron Kulpa; First, Phil Cuzzi; Second, Chris Guccione; Third, Tom Hallion;
- Dave Sappelt 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 Anthony Rizzo due up.
- Anthony Rizzo walked. Runner on first with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano flied out to right to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 1st
- Starling Marte struck out swinging. None on with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 2nd
- Scott Hairston fouled out to first. None on with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
- Welington Castillo flied out to center. None on with two outs and Brent Lillibridge due up.
- Brent Lillibridge popped out to short to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 2nd
- Pedro Alvarez grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez flied out to right. None on with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 3rd
- Alberto Gonzalez singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Edwin Jackson due up.
- Edwin Jackson sacrifice bunt from first to second. On the play, Alberto Gonzalez advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Dave Sappelt due up.
- Dave Sappelt flied out to right. Runner on second with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro flied out to right to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 3rd
- Clint Barmes fouled out to third. None on with one out and Wandy Rodriguez due up.
- Wandy Rodriguez grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 4th
- Anthony Rizzo flied out to center. None on with one out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Scott Hairston due up.
- Scott Hairston fouled out to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 4th
- Garrett Jones singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen doubled to left scoring Garrett Jones. Runner on second with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez grounded out first to pitcher. On the play, Andrew McCutchen advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez reached first on Starlin Castro`s fielding error scoring Andrew McCutchen. Runner on first with one out and Neil Walker due up. NOTE: Credit Sanchez with an RBI.
- Neil Walker walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin grounded into a fielder`s choice, first to short. Neil Walker out at second. Gaby Sanchez advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes popped out to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 5th
- Welington Castillo struck out looking. None on with one out and Brent Lillibridge due up.
- Brent Lillibridge flied out to right. None on with two outs and Alberto Gonzalez due up.
- Alberto Gonzalez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 5th
- Wandy Rodriguez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones struck out swinging, catcher to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 6th
- David DeJesus is pinch-hitting for Edwin Jackson.
- Pinch-Hitter David DeJesus grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Dave Sappelt due up.
- Dave Sappelt struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 6th
- Hector Rondon starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 1st.
- David DeJesus is now in center field for the Cubs.
- Andrew McCutchen walked. Runner on first with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez struck out looking. On the play, Andrew McCutchen stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Russell Martin due up.
- Russell Martin flied out to left to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 7th
- Anthony Rizzo was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano singled to left. On the play, Anthony Rizzo advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Scott Hairston due up.
- Scott Hairston struck out looking. Runners on first and second and with one out and Welington Castillo due up.
- Welington Castillo was hit-by-pitch. Bases loaded with one out and Brent Lillibridge due up.
- Brent Lillibridge struck out looking. Bases loaded with two outs and Alberto Gonzalez due up.
- Tony Watson enters the game for the Pirates with the bases loaded and two out, batting 9th.
- Alberto Gonzalez flied out to center to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 7th
- Michael Bowden starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 1st.
- Clint Barmes hit a ground-rule double to left. Runner on second with none out and Tony Watson due up.
- Tony Watson sacrifice bunt from first to second. On the play, Clint Barmes advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Starling Marte due up.
- Starling Marte singled to left scoring Clint Barmes. Runner on first with one out and Garrett Jones due up.
- Starling Marte was caught stealing second, catcher to short. None on with two outs and Garrett Jones at the plate.
- Garrett Jones grounded out to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 8th
- Travis Snider is now in right field for the Pirates, batting 2nd.
- David DeJesus grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Michael Bowden due up.
- Dioner Navarro is pinch-hitting for Michael Bowden.
- Pinch-Hitter Dioner Navarro grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Bottom 8th
- Shawn Camp starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 1st.
- Andrew McCutchen popped out to first. None on with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
- Gaby Sanchez fouled out to first. Runner on first with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Hisanori Takahashi enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on first and two out, batting 1st.
- Neil Walker lined out to second to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Top 9th
- Jason Grilli starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
- Anthony Rizzo grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Scott Hairston due up.
- Nate Schierholz is pinch-hitting for Scott Hairston.
- Pinch-Hitter Nate Schierholtz struck out swinging to end the game.

Chicago Cubs 0, Pittsburgh 3


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

Chicago Cubs 0, Pittsburgh 3