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Box > Chi Cubs 16, Arizona 6
Hot-hitting Cubs rattle D-Backs
Derrek Lee drove in five runs, including a three-run homer, and Aramis Ramirez homered and drove in four to back Carlos Zambrano.
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Derrek Lee is congratulated by a jubilant Cubs dugout after his three-run homer. (Roy Dabner/AP)
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Javier Vazquez lasted just 1 2/3 innings in his Opening Day start, allowing seven runs. Jose Cruz Jr. clubbed a solo home run, while Koyie Hill added two RBIs.
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Chi Cubs (3-3)
Won 2
Chi Cubs 16, Arizona 6   ARI
Arizona (3-3)
Won 1
April 4, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
2 5 0 1 1 3 2 2 0   16 23 0
Arizona
0 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 1   6 12 1
Standings through 4/4/05  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Diamondbacks Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Patterson, CF5232110.600
Walker, 2B4231001.750
a-Hairston, PH-2B2000001.000
Garciaparra, SS5222012.400
Perez, SS1000000.000
Ramirez, 3B4434101.750
Bartosh, P10100001.000
Wellemeyer, P0000000.000
Burnitz, RF6130032.500
Lee, 1B6245012.667
Hollandsworth, LF4110013.250
Dubois, LF11100001.000
Barrett, C5011001.200
Zambrano, P3110011.333
Rusch, P1000000.000
b-Macias, PH-3B1000002.000
Totals491623152816 

a-Flied out for Walker in the 7th. b-Grounded into a double play for Rusch in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Zambrano (1, Vazquez), Ramirez (1, Vazquez), Lee 2 (2, Vazquez, Halsey).
HR: Lee (1, 6th inning off Aquino, 2 on, 0 out), Ramirez (1, 7th inning off Halsey, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Patterson 3; Walker 3; Garciaparra 2; Ramirez 7; Bartosh; Burnitz 3; Lee 9; Hollandsworth; Dubois; Barrett; Zambrano 2.
RBI: Garciaparra 2 (2), Lee 5 (5), Patterson 2 (2), Ramirez 4 (4), Walker (1), Barrett (1).
2-out RBI: Lee 2; Walker; Ramirez 2; Patterson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hollandsworth 2; Garciaparra.
GIDP: Ramirez; Macias.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
DP: (Walker-Garciaparra-Lee).

 
ArizonaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Counsell, 2B3110200.333
Clayton, SS5010023.200
Gonzalez, L, LF4011023.250
Cintron, 3B1000000.000
Glaus, 3B3110111.333
Terrero, LF1000000.000
Green, RF3220210.667
Cruz, CF3112212.333
Tracy, 1B4031003.750
Hill, C4012013.250
Vazquez, P0000000.000
Bruney, P0000000.000
a-McCracken, PH11100001.000
Gosling, P0000000.000
b-Clark, PH1000012.000
Aquino, P0000000.000
Halsey, P2000011.000
c-Kata, PH1000012.000
Totals36612671120 

a-Singled for Bruney in the 3rd. b-Struck out for Gosling in the 4th. c-Struck out for Halsey in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Glaus (1, Zambrano).
HR: Cruz (1, 2nd inning off Zambrano, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Counsell; Clayton; Gonzalez, L; Glaus 2; Green 2; Cruz 4; Tracy 3; Hill; McCracken.
RBI: Cruz 2 (2), Gonzalez, L (1), Tracy (1), Hill 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Cruz 2; Gonzalez, L; Hill.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Clark; Tracy 2; Gonzalez, L; Kata.
SF: Tracy; Hill.
GIDP: Clayton.
Team LOB: 12.

FIELDING
E: Halsey (1, throw).
DP: 2 (Clayton-Counsell-Tracy 2).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Zambrano 4.27334815.79
Rusch (W, 1-0)2.12223107.71
Bartosh 1.00000100.00
Wellemeyer 1.03110109.00
 
ArizonaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Vazquez (L, 0-1)1.2107702037.80
Bruney 1.10000200.00
Gosling 1.03110109.00
Aquino 1.044421136.00
Halsey 4.06420214.50

Aquino pitched to 3 batters in the 6th.

WP: Vazquez.
Pitches-strikes: Zambrano 106-57, Rusch 48-26, Bartosh 14-9, Wellemeyer 18-12, Vazquez 42-30, Bruney 16-11, Gosling 19-11, Aquino 29-14, Halsey 52-40.
Ground outs-fly outs: Zambrano 4-2, Rusch 1-5, Bartosh 1-1, Wellemeyer 1-1, Vazquez 1-2, Bruney 2-0, Gosling 2-0, Aquino 1-1, Halsey 5-5.
Batters faced: Zambrano 24, Rusch 12, Bartosh 3, Wellemeyer 6, Vazquez 15, Bruney 4, Gosling 5, Aquino 9, Halsey 18.
Inherited runners-scored: Rusch 3-0, Bruney 1-0.
EjectionsChicago Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano ejected by HP umpire Dale Scott. (5th).
Umpires: HP: Dale Scott. 1B: Tim Tschida. 2B: Ron Kulpa. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 80 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:16.
Att: 45,539.

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