Chi. Cubs 6, Washington 5

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, July 18, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 80°
Umpires - Home Plate - D.J. Reyburn, First Base - Mike Estabrook, Second Base - Paul Emmel, Third Base - Gary Darling,
Attendance - 36014

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi. Cubs 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 1 0 6 11 1
Washington 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 10 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chi. Cubs 46-43 27-18 19-25 W3
Washington 26-64 16-29 10-35 L4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Washington Nationals have a 16-29 record at home this season. The Chicago Cubs have a 19-25 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Nationals have won 1 of their last 10 games.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Cubs have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Randy Wells pitched 5.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.00. Kevin Gregg closed out the game to get the save and has 18 save s for the season. Jordan Zimmermann took the loss for Washington.
  • Alfonso Soriano, Mike Fontenot hit homeruns for Chi. Cubs.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Chi. Cubs   Washington
Randy Wells Player Jordan Zimmermann
Win W/L Loss
5.0 IP 5.1
1 Strikeouts 8
7 Hits 6
7.20 ERA 6.75
Hitting
Chi. Cubs   Washington
Mike Fontenot Player Nick Johnson
2 Hits 3
1 RBI 1
1 HR 0
5 TB 3
.500 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Chi. Cubs 11 2 23 .297 15 10 6 1 0 1
Washington 10 0 13 .303 20 1 5 6 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game at home against Chi. Cubs. The Nationals have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .270 after a loss.
  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Cubs have a W/L % of .556 after a win and .477 after a loss.
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