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Box > Chi Cubs 6, Washington 3
Cubs party in D.C. like it's 1899
The Cubs hadn't played in D.C. since the end of the 19th century, but that didn't matter as Aramis Ramirez smacked his seventh homer to break a late deadlock. Southpaw Will Ohman notched his first win since 2000.
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Slugger Aramis Ramirez's long ball in the eighth was the 134th of his Major League career. (Haraz Ghanbari/AP)
Right-hander Esteban Loaiza allowed two runs on six hits in seven innings, but the bullpen gave up four late runs that were too much for the bats to overcome. Loaiza walked three and struck out two in the no-decision.
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CHC
Chi Cubs (16-18)
Won 3
Chi Cubs 6, Washington 3   WSH
Washington (18-17)
Lost 3
May 13, 2005
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Chi Cubs
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0   6 9 0
Washington
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1   3 9 3
Standings through 5/13/05  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Nationals Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Patterson, CF5010012.261
Perez, SS4010101.296
Lee, 1B4000113.371
Ramirez, 3B4211103.258
Burnitz, RF5220001.292
Barrett, C3011101.255
Dubois, LF3111001.262
Wuertz, P0000000.000
c-Grieve, PH1000002.273
Remlinger, P0000000.000
Wellemeyer, P0000000.000
Hairston, 2B3100103.253
Rusch, P2020000.400
Hawkins, P0000000.000
a-Fontenot, PH1000000.000
Ohman, P0000000.000
b-Hollandsworth, PH-LF1000012.204
Totals366935319 

a-Flied out for Hawkins in the 7th. b-Struck out for Ohman in the 8th. c-Grounded out for Wuertz in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Burnitz (9, Ayala).
HR: Ramirez (7, 8th inning off Ayala, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Patterson; Perez; Ramirez 4; Burnitz 3; Barrett; Dubois; Rusch 2.
RBI: Barrett (16), Dubois (12), Ramirez (18).
2-out RBI: Barrett; Dubois.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hairston; Ramirez; Perez; Barrett; Grieve.
S: Barrett.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lee (8, 2nd base off Day/Bennett).
CS: Burnitz (1, home by Cordero, C/Bennett).

FIELDING
DP: (Hawkins-Barrett-Lee).

 
WashingtonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Wilkerson, CF4010111.295
Carroll, SS-2B3000111.333
Guillen, RF5110004.303
Castilla, 3B3110111.293
Hammonds, LF2000001.125
a-Church, PH-LF2011000.290
Johnson, 1B4010002.325
Bennett, C3121100.294
Mateo, 2B1000100.000
b-Baerga, PH1000003.222
Guzman, SS1000001.220
Loaiza, P3010012.150
Ayala, P0000000.000
Cordero, C, P0000000.000
Day, P0000000.125
c-Blanco, PH1011000.312
Totals333935416 

a-Singled for Hammonds in the 6th. b-Grounded into a double play for Mateo in the 6th. c-Doubled for Day in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Castilla (11, Rusch), Bennett (4, Remlinger), Blanco (2, Remlinger).
TB: Wilkerson; Guillen; Castilla 2; Church; Johnson; Bennett 3; Loaiza; Blanco 2.
RBI: Bennett (6), Church (14), Blanco (2).
2-out RBI: Blanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Loaiza; Castilla; Guillen 2.
S: Carroll.
GIDP: Baerga.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
CS: Johnson (3, home by Rusch/Barrett).

FIELDING
E: Bennett (3, missed catch), Cordero, C (1, throw), Castilla (2, throw).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rusch 5.06222202.88
Hawkins (BS, 4)1.01001003.95
Ohman (W, 1-0)1.00000100.00
Wuertz 1.00000104.00
Remlinger 0.22112004.63
Wellemeyer (S, 1)0.10000002.57
 
WashingtonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Loaiza 7.06223203.54
Ayala (L, 2-2)0.12310013.32
Cordero, C 0.21101100.56
Day 1.00001005.90

Rusch pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

HBP: Dubois (by Ayala).
Pitches-strikes: Rusch 90-55, Hawkins 10-4, Ohman 10-8, Wuertz 9-7, Remlinger 30-19, Wellemeyer 3-1, Loaiza 109-77, Ayala 20-11, Cordero, C 17-10, Day 18-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Rusch 4-8, Hawkins 2-1, Ohman 1-1, Wuertz 0-2, Remlinger 0-2, Wellemeyer 0-1, Loaiza 3-16, Ayala 1-0, Cordero, C 1-0, Day 1-2.
Batters faced: Rusch 22, Hawkins 4, Ohman 3, Wuertz 3, Remlinger 6, Wellemeyer 1, Loaiza 30, Ayala 4, Cordero, C 4, Day 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Hawkins 2-1, Wellemeyer 3-0, Cordero, C 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Dale Scott. 1B: Ed Hickox. 2B: Tim Tschida. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 61 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, R to L.
T: 3:02.
Att: 36,585.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball and the Office of the Commissioner
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