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What a Rusch! Cubs stay hot
The Cubs won their seventh straight behind a torrid offense and a dominating performance by Glendon Rusch. Derrek Lee went 3-for-3, including his 1,000th career hit.
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Glendon Rusch delivers against the Padres in the first inning Thursday. (Lenny Ignelzi/AP)
Tim Stauffer gave up four earned runs in five innings, and the Padres could not get anything going against Glendon Rusch. Despite Geoff Blum's seventh multihit game in a row, San Diego lost its second straight, but maintained a three-game lead in the NL West.
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CHC
Chi Cubs (28-24)
Won 7
Chi Cubs 5, San Diego 0   SD
San Diego (33-21)
Lost 2
June 2, 2005
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Chi Cubs
0 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 0   5 12 0
San Diego
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 4 0
Standings through 6/2/05  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Padres Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Perez, SS5010004.312
Walker, 2B5111012.298
Lee, 1B3230200.389
Burnitz, RF4132111.267
Ramirez, 3B5011007.265
Patterson, CF4010012.276
Dubois, LF4011011.255
Barrett, C4000022.269
Rusch, P3110110.188
Totals3751254719 

BATTING
2B: Rusch (1, Stauffer), Burnitz (11, Stauffer).
HR: Walker (2, 7th inning off Falkenborg, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Perez; Walker 4; Lee 3; Burnitz 4; Ramirez; Patterson; Dubois; Rusch 2.
RBI: Burnitz 2 (32), Ramirez (27), Dubois (19), Walker (7).
2-out RBI: Burnitz 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez 4; Perez 2.
GIDP: Dubois; Ramirez.
Team LOB: 9.

 
San DiegoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, CF4000010.285
Blum, 3B4020000.303
Klesko, LF4010002.262
Nevin, 1B3010112.275
Hernandez, C4000003.293
Ojeda, RF3000022.173
Greene, SS3000000.270
Jackson, 2B3000010.250
Stauffer, P2000010.222
Seanez, P0000000.000
Falkenborg, P0000000.000
a-Nady, PH1000010.272
Linebrink, P0000000.000
Totals31040179 

a-Struck out for Falkenborg in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Blum 2; Klesko; Nevin.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ojeda.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Blum-Jackson-Nevin 2).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rusch (W, 5-1)9.04001701.96
 
San DiegoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Stauffer (L, 1-2)5.07442104.55
Seanez 1.01001202.88
Falkenborg 2.02110213.68
Linebrink 1.02001202.02

Stauffer pitched to 3 batters in the 6th.

Pitches-strikes: Rusch 122-81, Stauffer 93-57, Seanez 21-13, Falkenborg 23-17, Linebrink 22-14.
Ground outs-fly outs: Rusch 6-14, Stauffer 6-8, Seanez 1-0, Falkenborg 4-0, Linebrink 1-0.
Batters faced: Rusch 32, Stauffer 23, Seanez 5, Falkenborg 7, Linebrink 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Seanez 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Gary Darling. 1B: Larry Poncino. 2B: Mark Wegner. 3B: Paul Nauert.
Weather: 66 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:24.
Att: 30,344.

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