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Monday, September 23, 2013:
Pirates 2, Cubs 1
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Tabata, LF4000024.276
Marte, S, LF1111000.280
Walker, 2B5111020.252
McCutchen, CF3010100.319
Morneau, 1B3000111.258
Byrd, RF4000013.283
Alvarez, P, 3B4010010.230
Martin, R, C3010101.230
Mercer, SS2000112.280
Barmes, SS1000010.214
Morton, P3010014.147
Melancon, P0000000.000
a-Snider, PH1000010.220
Watson, P0000000.000
Grilli, P0000000.000
Totals3426241115.244
a-Struck out for Melancon in the 9th.
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Castro, S, SS4010001.241
Valbuena, 3B4000012.218
Rizzo, 1B4000000.230
Navarro, D, C3010100.303
1-Watkins, PR0000000.207
Schierholtz, RF4000012.250
Sweeney, R, CF3010111.273
Bogusevic, LF3120010.289
Barney, 2B2000003.209
Samardzija, P2000021.117
Villanueva, Ca, P0000000.161
Rondon, H, P0000000.000
a-Murphy, PH1011000.260
Gregg, P0000000.000
Totals301612610.238
a-Singled for Rondon, H in the 8th.
1-Ran for Navarro, D in the 9th.
BATTING
HR: Walker (14, 1st inning off Samardzija, 0 on, 1 out), Marte, S (12, 9th inning off Gregg, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Walker 4; Morton; Alvarez, P; McCutchen; Marte, S 4; Martin, R.
RBI: Walker (51), Marte, S (34).
2-out RBI: Marte, S.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Byrd 2; Tabata 2; Morton.
Team RISP: 0-for-6.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: McCutchen (Schierholtz at home).
DP: 2 (Morneau-Mercer, Walker-Morneau-Mercer).

BATTING
2B: Bogusevic (7, Morton).
TB: Sweeney, R; Castro, S; Navarro, D; Murphy; Bogusevic 3.
RBI: Murphy (22).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barney 2.
GIDP: Valbuena, Sweeney, R.
Team RISP: 1-for-2.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Valbuena (7, fielding).
PB: Navarro, D (5).

PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Morton7.03001503.14
Melancon(BS, 5)(W, 3-2)1.02110101.41
Watson(H, 22)0.10000002.42
Grilli(S, 32)0.21001002.76
Totals9.06112603.29
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Samardzija6.05114714.33
Villanueva, Ca1.00000104.13
Rondon, H1.00000004.96
Gregg(L, 2-6)1.01110313.54
Totals9.062241123.96
WP: Melancon, Samardzija.
IBB: Mercer (by Samardzija).
HBP: Barney (by Morton).
Pitches-strikes: Morton 89-61, Melancon 19-13, Watson 7-5, Grilli 14-8, Samardzija 94-58, Villanueva, Ca 8-6, Rondon, H 13-9, Gregg 23-15.
Groundouts-flyouts: Morton 11-0, Melancon 1-1, Watson 1-0, Grilli 1-0, Samardzija 10-2, Villanueva, Ca 0-2, Rondon, H 1-0, Gregg 0-0.
Batters faced: Morton 24, Melancon 5, Watson 1, Grilli 3, Samardzija 28, Villanueva, Ca 3, Rondon, H 3, Gregg 4.
Umpires: HP: Mike DiMuro. 1B: Scott Barry. 2B: Alfonso Marquez. 3B: Ted Barrett.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:41.
Att: 32,289.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
September 23, 2013
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media