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Box > Washington 5, Chi Cubs 4
Nationals 'Nick' Cubs in finale
Michael Barrett got Chicago on the scoreboard in the first inning with a two-run single, but the Cubs committed three errors -- two by Neifi Perez in the sixth, which led to the decisive unearned run. Greg Maddux allowed four runs in five innings.
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Nick Johnson is congratulated by Jose Guillen after his two-run homer. (Nick Wass/AP)
Nick Johnson went 2-for-4, including a double and a big two-run homer, and the Nationals took advantage of some sloppy defense to push across the game-winning run in the sixth. Jose Guillen and Brian Schneider added RBIs for Washington.
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CHC
Chi Cubs (16-20)
Lost 2
Washington 5, Chi Cubs 4   WSH
Washington (20-17)
Won 2
May 15, 2005
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Chi Cubs
2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0   4 8 3
Washington
0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 X   5 7 1
Standings through 5/15/05  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Nationals Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Patterson, CF4100113.259
Perez, 2B-SS5000022.271
Lee, 1B4000022.353
Burnitz, RF2200210.287
Barrett, C4122001.271
Dubois, LF4021011.280
Macias, 3B4021001.263
Cedeno, SS4020021.312
Ohman, P0000000.000
Maddux, P2000003.188
a-Grieve, PH0000100.273
Bartosh, P00000001.000
Wuertz, P0000000.000
Hairston, 2B1000000.253
Totals344844914 

a-Walked for Maddux in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Dubois (5, Patterson).
TB: Barrett 2; Dubois 3; Macias 2; Cedeno 2.
RBI: Barrett 2 (18), Macias (2), Dubois (13).
2-out RBI: Barrett 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Patterson 2.
GIDP: Maddux.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Patterson (4, 2nd base off Patterson/Schneider).
CS: Patterson (1, 2nd base by Patterson/Schneider).

FIELDING
E: Barrett (3, throw), Perez 2 (3, fielding, fielding).

 
WashingtonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Wilkerson, CF4110011.293
Carroll, 2B4010010.327
Guillen, RF3111100.302
Johnson, 1B4122012.323
Castilla, 3B4110011.293
Church, LF4100012.273
Schneider, C3001001.255
Guzman, SS3010000.226
Patterson, P2000001.083
Carrasco, P0000000.000
a-Hammonds, PH1000001.118
Ayala, P0000000.000
Cordero, C, P0000000.000
Totals32574159 

a-Popped out for Carrasco in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Johnson (9, Maddux).
HR: Johnson (5, 5th inning off Maddux, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Wilkerson; Carroll; Guillen; Johnson 6; Castilla; Guzman.
RBI: Guillen (22), Schneider (11), Johnson 2 (21).
2-out RBI: Guillen; Johnson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Schneider; Johnson.
S: Schneider.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Castilla (3, 2nd base off Maddux/Barrett).

FIELDING
E: Patterson (1, fielding).
DP: (Guzman-Schneider-Johnson).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Maddux 5.07441214.15
Bartosh (L, 0-2)1.00100002.13
Wuertz 1.10000303.72
Ohman 0.20000000.00
 
WashingtonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Patterson 5.27444602.98
Carrasco (W, 1-0)0.10000000.96
Ayala (H, 6)2.01000203.04
Cordero, C (S, 9)1.00000101.00

WP: Patterson.
Pitches-strikes: Maddux 68-46, Bartosh 15-10, Wuertz 21-14, Ohman 7-4, Patterson 86-57, Carrasco 1-1, Ayala 23-15, Cordero, C 17-13.
Ground outs-fly outs: Maddux 8-5, Bartosh 1-2, Wuertz 0-1, Ohman 2-0, Patterson 7-3, Carrasco 0-1, Ayala 2-2, Cordero, C 0-2.
Batters faced: Maddux 23, Bartosh 5, Wuertz 4, Ohman 2, Patterson 27, Carrasco 1, Ayala 7, Cordero, C 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Carrasco 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Tim Tschida. 1B: Dan Iassogna. 2B: Dale Scott. 3B: James Hoye.
Weather: 70 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, Varies.
T: 2:40.
Att: 44,103.

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