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Sunday, July 8, 2012:
Cubs 7, Mets 0
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Johnson, R, CF-LF4220000.302
Castro, S, SS4223010.291
Rizzo, 1B4000002.354
Soriano, A, LF4111000.265
Campana, CF0000000.272
Baker, Je, RF4121010.272
Soto, G, C4012021.177
Barney, 2B4000011.259
Valbuena, 3B4110001.225
Dempster, P2000010.111
Maholm, P0000000.065
a-Mather, PH1000001.235
Corpas, P0000000.000
Russell, P0000000.000
b-LaHair, PH1000010.286
Camp, P0000000.000
Totals36797076.248
a-Popped out for Maholm in the 7th. b-Struck out for Russell in the 9th.
NY MetsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Tejada, R, SS4010000.325
Murphy, Dn, 2B4030002.295
Wright, D, 3B4010014.351
Davis, I, 1B4000015.201
Duda, RF4000022.249
Hairston, S, LF4010000.249
Valdespin, CF3010011.257
Thole, C3000002.264
Niese, P2010000.240
Beato, P0000000.000
a-Quintanilla, PH0000000.257
b-Turner, J, PH1000000.281
Byrdak, P0000000.000
Totals330800516.259
a-Batted for Beato in the 8th. b-Flied out for Quintanilla in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Baker, Je (9, Niese).
HR: Castro, S (7, 7th inning off Niese, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Valbuena; Baker, Je 3; Soto, G; Castro, S 5; Johnson, R 2; Soriano, A.
RBI: Soriano, A (48), Baker, Je (15), Soto, G 2 (12), Castro, S 3 (43).
2-out RBI: Castro, S 3.
Team RISP: 4-for-5.
Team LOB: 2.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Barney-Castro, S-Rizzo, Rizzo-Castro, S-Corpas).

BATTING
3B: Hairston, S (2, Dempster).
TB: Valdespin; Wright, D; Tejada, R; Murphy, Dn 3; Hairston, S 3; Niese.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Davis, I 2; Thole.
GIDP: Duda, Thole.
Team RISP: 0-for-8.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Murphy, Dn (6, 2nd base off Dempster/Soto, G).

Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Dempster(W, 4-3)5.04000401.99
Maholm1.02000004.57
Corpas1.01000001.80
Russell1.01000002.38
Camp1.00000102.80
Totals9.08000504.36
NY MetsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Niese(L, 7-4)7.09770313.73
Beato1.00000200.00
Byrdak1.00000203.57
Totals9.09770713.96
Pitches-strikes: Dempster 63-45, Maholm 12-7, Corpas 8-5, Russell 8-5, Camp 11-7, Niese 89-67, Beato 12-9, Byrdak 8-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Dempster 6-1, Maholm 1-0, Corpas 2-0, Russell 0-1, Camp 0-2, Niese 6-6, Beato 0-1, Byrdak 0-0.
Batters faced: Dempster 19, Maholm 4, Corpas 3, Russell 4, Camp 3, Niese 30, Beato 3, Byrdak 3.
Umpires: HP: Doug Eddings. 1B: Dana DeMuth. 2B: Angel Campos. 3B: Paul Nauert.
Weather: 89 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, L to R.
T: 2:08.
Att: 25,920.
Venue: Citi Field.
July 8, 2012
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media