MLB Box Score - Chicago vs. Pittsburgh

American League
OAK 1
TEX 3
TB 3
TOR 4
DET 11
CLE 7
NYY 3
BAL 6
SEA 1
LAA 7
BOS 6
CHW 2
KC 1
HOU 3
National League
MIN 3
ATL 8
LAD 9
MIL 2
CIN 7
NYM 4
ARI 1
COL 4
WAS 2
SF 1
CHC 0
PIT 1
PHI 3
MIA 0
STL 5
SD 3
All times are US/Eastern

Pirates 1, Cubs 0

Final
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E
Chi. Cubs
(18-27)
000000000041
Pittsburgh
(28-18)
10000000x132
W: F. Liriano (3-0) L: J. Samardzija (2-6) S: M. Melancon (1)
HR: CHC - None   PIT - None
 
Chicago Cubs
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Julio Borbon, CF4010013 .219
    Carlos Villanueva, P0000000 .176
Starlin Castro, SS4000014 .266
Anthony Rizzo, 1B4000034 .261
Alfonso Soriano, LF4000030 .264
Scott Hairston, RF3000000 .109
   a- Nate Schierholtz, PH1000001 .282
Welington Castillo, C4020011 .292
Cody Ransom, 3B3010022 .246
   b- Ryan Sweeney, PH1000002 .333
Darwin Barney, 2B3000103 .217
Jeff Samardzija, P1000000 .118
   c- David DeJesus, PH-CF1000000 .297
Totals33040111  
a-hit into fielder's choice for Hairston in the 9th
b-popped out for Ransom in the 9th
c-flied out for Samardzija in the 8th
Batting
SH - Jeff Samardzija (5)
SB - Julio Borbon (4, 2nd base off Watson/Martin)
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - Castro-Rizzo
E - Starlin Castro (7, Misplayed grounder)
Pittsburgh Pirates
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Starling Marte, LF3000011 .304
Travis Snider, RF4000011 .268
Andrew McCutchen, CF4120011 .280
Garrett Jones, 1B2011111 .286
    Gaby Sanchez, 1B0000000 .244
Neil Walker, 2B3000013 .234
Russell Martin, C3000001 .262
Pedro Alvarez, 3B3000020 .193
Jordy Mercer, SS3000010 .261
Francisco Liriano, P2000001 .000
    Tony Watson, P0000000 .000
   a- Jose Tabata, PH0000100 .278
    Mark Melancon, P0000000 .000
Totals2713128  
a-walked for Watson in the 8th
Batting
2B - Andrew McCutchen 2 (14, Samardzija, Samardzija)
SH - Starling Marte (2)
RBI - Garrett Jones (25)
2-OUT RBI - Garrett Jones (9)
SB - Andrew McCutchen (10, 2nd base off Samardzija/Castillo)
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - Francisco Liriano (1, Throwing), Jordy Mercer (2, Misplayed grounder)
Chicago Cubs
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jeff Samardzija (L,2-6) 7311180 3.25
Carlos Villanueva 1000100 3.86
WP - Jeff Samardzija (7)
Pitches-Strikes - Jeff Samardzija 111-73, Carlos Villanueva 14-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Jeff Samardzija 8-6, Carlos Villanueva 2-1
Batters Faced - Jeff Samardzija 26, Carlos Villanueva 4
Pittsburgh Pirates
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Francisco Liriano (W,3-0) 7200190 1.00
Tony Watson (H,8) 1100010 4.98
Mark Melancon (S,1) 1100010 0.72
WP - Mark Melancon (1)
Pitches-Strikes - Francisco Liriano 91-59, Tony Watson 20-12, Mark Melancon 22-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Francisco Liriano 9-5, Mark Melancon 1-2
Batters Faced - Francisco Liriano 26, Tony Watson 4, Mark Melancon 5
Game Information
Attendance - 12675
Game Time - 2:45
Temperature - 72
Umpires - Home - Mike Winters, First Base - Mark Wegner, Second Base - Laz Diaz, Third Base - Tim Timmons