Philadelphia 4, Chi. Cubs 2

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 8:05 PM
Location - Wrigley Field
Temperature - 80°
Umpires - Home Plate - Tim Welke, First Base - Mike DiMuro, Second Base - Cory Blaser, Third Base - Andy Fletcher,
Attendance - 38857

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 60-36 34-15 26-21 W1
Chi. Cubs 39-59 22-30 17-29 L1

Recap


Michael Martinez ripped a two-run double to snap a tie in the ninth inning as the Philadelphia Phillies rallied for a 4-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
 
Chase Utley belted a two-run double in the eighth to tie it for Philadelphia, which collected its 15th win in 23 games.
 
Rookie Michael Stutes (4-1) tossed two scoreless innings in relief of Cliff Lee. Antonio Bastardo struck out the side in the ninth to secure his seventh save. Lee allowed two runs, eight hits and struck out six in six innings.
 
With two outs in the ninth, Ben Francisco and Jimmy Rollins singled to bring Martinez to the plate. Martinez promptly deposited an offering from Sean Marshall (5-4) into right field to empty the bases before he was thrown out at third base.
 
Marshall came on in relief of Matt Garza and allowed three runs on five hits in two innings.
 
Starlin Castro belted a two-run homer in the first for Chicago, which fell for the ninth time in 13 outings.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Philadelphia   Chi. Cubs
Cliff Lee Player Matt Garza
No Decision W/L No Decision
6.0 IP 7.0
6 Strikeouts 5
8 Hits 4
3.00 ERA 1.29
Hitting
Philadelphia   Chi. Cubs
Domonic Brown Player Reed Johnson
2 Hits 3
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 5
1.000 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Philadelphia 9 0 12 .257 11 8 4 3 2 0
Chi. Cubs 10 1 17 .270 18 12 2 1 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. Cubs will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Cubs have a W/L % of .231 after a win and .508 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Chi. Cubs. The Phillies have a W/L % of .525 after a win and .784 after a loss.
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