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Box > Chi Cubs 10, Cincinnati 6
Night riders: Cubs run past Reds
Austin Kearns got the Reds on the board first with a solo homer, but Paul Wilson -- who cruised through the first three innings -- finished with five runs allowed on eight hits in six innings. Adam Dunn hit a ninth-inning three-run homer and drove in four, while Ken Griffey Jr. tallied three hits.
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Mark Prior delivers en route to his 16th career double-digit strikeout game. (Nam Y. Huh)
Mark Prior allowed two runs on six hits while fanning 10 in six innings to improve to 3-0 and Neifi Perez hit a three-run homer and drove in four, but the Cubs may have lost Chad Fox for an extended period of time after he left with arm pain in the ninth.
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Chi Cubs 10, Cincinnati 6   CHC
Chi Cubs (12-12)
Lost 2
April 25, 2005
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Cincinnati
0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 3   6 10 1
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 2 3 0 2 3 X   10 12 1
Standings through 4/25/05  |  Gameday  |  Reds Stats  |  Cubs Stats
CincinnatiABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Freel, 2B5010023.359
Griffey, CF5130002.234
Casey, 1B4210103.286
Randa, 3B3111212.266
Dunn, LF4124123.304
Kearns, RF5111023.220
Aurilia, SS4010111.222
LaRue, C4000122.204
Wilson, P3000023.200
Weber, P0000000.000
Mercker, P0000000.000
a-Cruz, PH1000011.182
Coffey, P0000000.000
b-Pena, PH1000011.333
Totals39610661424 

a-Struck out for Mercker in the 8th. b-Struck out for Coffey in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Griffey (6, Prior), Dunn (8, Prior), Randa (4, Bartosh).
HR: Kearns (2, 4th inning off Prior, 0 on, 0 out), Dunn (5, 9th inning off Fox, 2 on, 0 out).
TB: Freel; Griffey 4; Casey; Randa 2; Dunn 6; Kearns 4; Aurilia.
RBI: Kearns (6), Dunn 4 (13), Randa (13).
2-out RBI: Dunn; Randa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Dunn; Freel; Kearns 2; Griffey; Pena.
Team LOB: 12.

FIELDING
E: LaRue (2, throw).

 
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hairston, CF4320002.262
Perez, SS5224011.396
Lee, 1B4222100.408
Ramirez, 3B4100103.229
Burnitz, RF3012001.274
Barrett, C4032000.207
Hollandsworth, LF4000014.222
Macias, 2B3110100.118
Prior, P1000000.429
a-Patterson, PH1000012.286
Bartosh, P00000001.000
Wuertz, P0000000.000
Hawkins, P0000000.000
b-Grieve, PH11100001.000
Fox, P0000000.000
Remlinger, P0000000.000
Totals341012103313 

a-Struck out for Prior in the 6th. b-Singled for Hawkins in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Hairston (5, Wilson), Lee (8, Wilson), Barrett 2 (4, Wilson, Mercker).
HR: Perez (3, 8th inning off Coffey, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Hairston 3; Perez 5; Lee 3; Burnitz; Barrett 5; Macias; Grieve.
RBI: Burnitz 2 (12), Barrett 2 (8), Perez 4 (12), Lee 2 (19).
2-out RBI: Burnitz; Barrett 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hollandsworth 2; Burnitz; Hairston.
S: Prior.
SF: Burnitz.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lee (4, 2nd base off Weber/LaRue).

FIELDING
E: Perez (1, throw).

 
CincinnatiIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wilson (L, 1-2)6.08552306.00
Weber 0.11221007.88
Mercker 0.21000004.15
Coffey 1.023300111.25
 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Prior (W, 3-0)6.062221010.95
Bartosh (H, 1)0.22111102.57
Wuertz (H, 2)0.10000100.96
Hawkins 1.01000104.50
Fox 0.11333016.75
Remlinger 0.20000107.11

WP: Prior.
HBP: Hairston (by Coffey).
Pitches-strikes: Wilson 92-61, Weber 16-6, Mercker 8-6, Coffey 15-10, Prior 106-68, Bartosh 22-13, Wuertz 4-3, Hawkins 17-11, Fox 29-12, Remlinger 6-4.
Ground outs-fly outs: Wilson 6-9, Weber 1-0, Mercker 0-2, Coffey 1-2, Prior 4-5, Bartosh 0-1, Wuertz 0-0, Hawkins 2-0, Fox 0-1, Remlinger 0-1.
Batters faced: Wilson 28, Weber 3, Mercker 3, Coffey 6, Prior 27, Bartosh 5, Wuertz 1, Hawkins 5, Fox 5, Remlinger 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Mercker 2-2, Wuertz 2-0, Remlinger 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Bill Welke. 1B: Tim Welke. 2B: Brian O'Nora. 3B: Gary Cederstrom.
Weather: 59 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 16 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:00.
Att: 38,013.

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