Chi. Cubs 8, St. Louis 7

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, April 17, 2009 2:20 PM
Location - Wrigley Field
Temperature - 55°
Umpires - Home Plate - Sam Holbrook, First Base - Dan Iassogna, Second Base - Charlie Reliford, Third Base - Larry Vanover,
Attendance - 40250

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 4 0 1 1 1 0 0 7 10 1
Chi. Cubs 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 8 12 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
St. Louis 8-4 5-2 3-2 L1
Chi. Cubs 6-4 2-2 4-2 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Chicago Cubs have a 2-2 record at home this season. The St. Louis Cardinals have a 3-2 record on the road.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Cubs have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Cardinals have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Aaron Heilman pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 1.35. Carlos Marmol closed out the game to get the save and has 2 save s for the season. Chris Perez took the loss for St. Louis.
  • Alfonso Soriano had the only homerun for Chi. Cubs. Ryan Ludwick (2), Brian Barden hit homeruns for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
St. Louis   Chi. Cubs
P.J. Walters Player Carlos Zambrano
Loss W/L Loss
4.0 IP 7.0
7 Strikeouts 7
6 Hits 9
6.75 ERA 9.00
Hitting
St. Louis   Chi. Cubs
Ryan Ludwick Player Aramis Ramirez
3 Hits 3
4 RBI 3
2 HR 0
9 TB 4
.600 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
St. Louis 10 3 21 .294 13 9 7 4 0 1
Chi. Cubs 12 1 18 .353 16 13 8 4 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game at home against St. Louis. The Cubs have a W/L % of .400 after a win and .800 after a loss.
  • St. Louis will play their next game on the road against Chi. Cubs. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .556 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
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