Atlanta 2, Chi. Cubs 1

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, July 7, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Wrigley Field
Temperature - 65°
Umpires - Home Plate - Todd Tichenor, First Base - Jim Joyce, Second Base - Bill Miller, Third Base - Derryl Cousins,
Attendance - 40359

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 0
Chi. Cubs 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 40-43 21-21 19-22 W1
Chi. Cubs 41-40 25-15 16-25 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Chicago Cubs have a 25-15 record at home this season. The Atlanta Braves have a 19-22 record on the road.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Cubs have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Braves have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Javier Vazquez pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.95. Rafael Soriano closed out the game to get the save and has 9 save s for the season. Carlos Zambrano took the loss for Chi. Cubs.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Atlanta   Chi. Cubs
Javier Vazquez Player Carlos Zambrano
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 6.0
6 Strikeouts 6
5 Hits 5
1.29 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Atlanta   Chi. Cubs
Brooks Conrad Player Aramis Ramirez
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 2
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Atlanta 8 0 12 .235 19 7 2 3 0 0
Chi. Cubs 7 0 8 .206 12 7 1 0 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game at home against Atlanta. The Cubs have a W/L % of .537 after a win and .475 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Chi. Cubs. The Braves have a W/L % of .538 after a win and .432 after a loss.
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