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Box > Chi Cubs 11, Colorado 6
Cubs' Ram-page 'Burns' Rockies
Luis Gonzalez led the Rockies' offensive charge with three RBIs, including a homer and a two-run single, but the Rox couldn't keep up with the Cubs in the series finale. JD Closser added his first dinger of the year and scored twice, while Preston Wilson chipped in with a solo shot.
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Aramis Ramirez extends on his ninth home run of the season, a two-run shot. (Nam Y. Huh/AP)
Aramis Ramirez tallied an RBI single, an RBI double and a two-run homer while Jeromy Burnitz chimed in with an RBI groundout and a three-run blast to lift the Cubs to a four-game series win. Derrek Lee went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and an RBI and Todd Walker hit his first homer of the year.
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Colorado (14-34)
Lost 3
Chi Cubs 11, Colorado 6   CHC
Chi Cubs (24-24)
Won 3
May 29, 2005
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Colorado
0 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0   6 11 1
Chi Cubs
0 1 2 0 2 5 1 0 X   11 15 0
Standings through 5/29/05  |  Gameday  |  Rockies Stats  |  Cubs Stats
ColoradoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Barmes, SS5000004.326
Gonzalez, 2B5123000.306
Helton, 1B4010100.265
Wilson, CF4121123.259
Hawpe, RF5000033.290
Holliday, LF4120001.280
Relaford, 3B4120012.304
Closser, C4222002.182
Francis, P2000001.048
a-Mohr, PH0000100.207
Carvajal, P0000000.000
Acevedo, P0000000.000
b-Sullivan, PH1000010.291
Witasick, P0000000.000
Totals3861163716 

a-Walked for Francis in the 6th. b-Struck out for Acevedo in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Wilson (10, Mitre).
HR: Closser (1, 2nd inning off Mitre, 1 on, 1 out), Gonzalez (3, 3rd inning off Mitre, 0 on, 0 out), Wilson (7, 5th inning off Mitre, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Gonzalez 5; Helton; Wilson 6; Holliday 2; Relaford 2; Closser 5.
RBI: Closser 2 (8), Gonzalez 3 (10), Wilson (28).
2-out RBI: Wilson; Gonzalez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hawpe 2; Barmes; Wilson 2; Closser.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Holliday (5, 2nd base off Borowski/Barrett), Relaford (2, 2nd base off Mitre/Barrett).

FIELDING
E: Closser (2, throw).
Pickoffs: Francis (Hairston at 1st base).

 
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hairston, 2B4110111.263
Perez, SS5230012.307
Lee, 1B4331101.366
Ramirez, 3B5234011.244
Dubois, LF4110112.259
Ohman, P0000000.000
Burnitz, RF5124013.266
Patterson, CF4011003.274
Barrett, C3000102.278
Mitre, P1000001.000
Novoa, P0000000.000
a-Wilson, PH1000010.000
Borowski, P0000000.000
b-Walker, PH1111000.333
Wuertz, P0000000.000
Hollandsworth, LF0000000.204
Totals371115114616 

a-Struck out for Novoa in the 6th. b-Homered for Borowski in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Dubois (8, Francis), Patterson (4, Francis), Ramirez (12, Francis).
HR: Ramirez (9, 5th inning off Francis, 1 on, 0 out), Burnitz (8, 6th inning off Acevedo, 2 on, 2 out), Walker (1, 7th inning off Acevedo, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Hairston; Perez 3; Lee 3; Ramirez 7; Dubois 2; Burnitz 5; Patterson 2; Walker 4.
RBI: Patterson (19), Ramirez 4 (25), Burnitz 4 (30), Lee (46), Walker (5).
2-out RBI: Burnitz 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez; Mitre; Patterson 2; Perez.
S: Mitre.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lee (9, 2nd base off Francis/Closser).
CS: Hairston (6, 2nd base by Francis/Closser).
PO: Hairston (1st base by Francis).

 
ColoradoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Francis 5.09553215.24
Carvajal (BS, 1)(L, 0-2)0.13441103.86
Acevedo 1.23220124.50
Witasick 1.00000202.35
 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Mitre 5.19661135.84
Novoa (BS, 1)(W, 1-1)0.21002105.40
Borowski 1.01000202.70
Wuertz 1.00000104.18
Ohman 1.00000202.89

IBB: Dubois (by Francis), Helton (by Novoa).
Pitches-strikes: Francis 86-56, Carvajal 21-10, Acevedo 35-22, Witasick 14-8, Mitre 87-54, Novoa 16-7, Borowski 18-11, Wuertz 12-9, Ohman 16-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Francis 6-6, Carvajal 0-0, Acevedo 1-3, Witasick 1-0, Mitre 10-5, Novoa 0-1, Borowski 1-0, Wuertz 1-1, Ohman 1-0.
Batters faced: Francis 26, Carvajal 5, Acevedo 8, Witasick 3, Mitre 26, Novoa 5, Borowski 4, Wuertz 3, Ohman 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Acevedo 2-2, Novoa 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Andy Fletcher. 1B: Bob Davidson. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Mike Reilly.
Weather: 60 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, L to R.
T: 2:52.
Att: 40,322.

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