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Box > Chi Cubs 10, Colorado 3
A bittersweet symphony for Cubs
Preston Wilson hit a two-run homer, but that wasn't nearly enough to offset the damage the Cubs were able to inflict at Wrigley Field. Joe Kennedy allowed seven runs -- although only three of them were earned -- on eight hits, while walking five and striking out three to take the loss.
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Mark Prior grimaces in pain after taking Brad Hawpe's line drive off his right arm. (Jeff Roberson/AP)
Mark Prior left in the fourth after taking a hard line drive off his throwing arm, but Todd Wellemeyer filled in admirably to earn the win. Derrek Lee homered twice, Neifi Perez homered and drove in four and Corey Patterson added a solo shot.
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Colorado (14-32)
Lost 1
Chi Cubs 10, Colorado 3   CHC
Chi Cubs (22-24)
Won 1
May 27, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Colorado
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0   3 6 2
Chi Cubs
0 0 1 4 0 3 1 1 X   10 11 0
Standings through 5/27/05  |  Gameday  |  Rockies Stats  |  Cubs Stats
ColoradoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Relaford, SS5010033.293
Gonzalez, 2B5120003.289
Helton, 1B4000012.272
Wilson, CF2212201.250
Hawpe, RF3000111.303
Holliday, LF3010100.276
Atkins, 3B3001011.277
Closser, C1000301.167
Kennedy, P2000014.182
Cortes, P0000000.000
a-Garabito, PH1000001.000
Carvajal, P0000000.000
Acevedo, P0000000.000
b-Sullivan, PH1010000.295
Totals303637717 

a-Grounded out for Cortes in the 7th. b-Singled for Acevedo in the 9th.

BATTING
HR: Wilson (6, 8th inning off Ohman, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Relaford; Gonzalez 2; Wilson 4; Holliday; Sullivan.
RBI: Atkins (10), Wilson 2 (26).
2-out RBI: Wilson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Relaford 2; Gonzalez 2.
SF: Atkins.
GIDP: Kennedy.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
CS: Gonzalez (2, 2nd base by Prior/Blanco).

FIELDING
E: Atkins 2 (4, fielding, throw).

 
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hairston, 2B4310101.263
Perez, SS4224010.293
Lee, 1B3333200.352
Ramirez, 3B4021100.233
Dubois, LF4011113.260
Burnitz, RF5000008.263
Patterson, CF4111010.275
Blanco, C4000000.140
Prior, P1000010.222
Wellemeyer, P2110010.333
a-Walker, PH1000000.321
Ohman, P0000000.000
Hawkins, P0000000.000
Totals361011105512 

a-Flied out for Wellemeyer in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Hairston (11, Kennedy), Perez (7, Kennedy), Dubois (7, Kennedy).
HR: Perez (5, 6th inning off Kennedy, 1 on, 0 out), Lee 2 (14, 6th inning off Cortes, 0 on, 0 out; 8th inning off Acevedo, 0 on, 1 out), Patterson (10, 7th inning off Carvajal, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Hairston 2; Perez 6; Lee 9; Ramirez 2; Dubois 2; Patterson 4; Wellemeyer.
RBI: Ramirez (19), Perez 4 (20), Lee 3 (42), Dubois (17), Patterson (18).
2-out RBI: Perez 2; Lee; Dubois.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Burnitz 5.
S: Perez.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
DP: (Lee-Perez-Hairston).

 
ColoradoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Kennedy (L, 3-5)5.08735316.45
Cortes 1.01110016.75
Carvajal 1.01110011.96
Acevedo 1.01110213.86
 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Prior 3.12113302.93
Wellemeyer (W, 1-0)3.20003201.35
Ohman 1.02220113.24
Hawkins 1.02001103.32

Kennedy pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

IBB: Lee (by Kennedy).
Pitches-strikes: Kennedy 98-55, Cortes 16-12, Carvajal 9-5, Acevedo 12-10, Prior 55-35, Wellemeyer 46-25, Ohman 22-15, Hawkins 24-15.
Ground outs-fly outs: Kennedy 4-8, Cortes 0-3, Carvajal 0-3, Acevedo 0-1, Prior 1-5, Wellemeyer 9-0, Ohman 2-0, Hawkins 1-1.
Batters faced: Kennedy 29, Cortes 4, Carvajal 4, Acevedo 5, Prior 14, Wellemeyer 13, Ohman 5, Hawkins 6.
Umpires: HP: Rob Drake. 1B: Mike Reilly. 2B: Andy Fletcher. 3B: Bob Davidson.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:47.
Att: 38,771.

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