Washington 5, Chi. Cubs 4

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, August 27, 2009 2:20 PM
Location - Wrigley Field
Temperature - 64°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Welke, First Base - Jerry Layne, Second Base - Tony Randazzo, Third Base - Rob Drake,
Attendance - 35174

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Washington 46-82 27-39 19-43 W1
Chi. Cubs 63-62 36-24 27-38 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Chicago Cubs have a 36-24 record at home this season. The Washington Nationals have a 19-43 record on the road.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Cubs have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Washington has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Nationals have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • J.D. Martin pitched 5.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.85. Mike MacDougal closed out the game to get the save and has 14 save s for the season. Randy Wells took the loss for Chi. Cubs.
  • Derrek Lee, Aramis Ramirez hit homeruns for Chi. Cubs. Ryan Zimmerman, Adam Dunn hit homeruns for Washington.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Washington   Chi. Cubs
J.D. Martin Player Randy Wells
Win W/L Loss
5.0 IP 6.1
2 Strikeouts 4
4 Hits 5
5.40 ERA 7.11
Hitting
Washington   Chi. Cubs
Willie Harris Player Aramis Ramirez
1 Hits 3
0 RBI 3
0 HR 1
1 TB 6
1.000 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Washington 5 2 12 .161 12 5 5 6 2 0
Chi. Cubs 6 2 12 .194 14 7 4 4 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game at home against NY Mets. The Cubs have a W/L % of .524 after a win and .484 after a loss.
  • Washington will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Nationals have a W/L % of .478 after a win and .293 after a loss.
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