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Marshall throws a gem
Cubs 3, Marlins 1
Sean Marshall allowed only two hits and two walks to Florida. (Brian Kersey/AP)
Making only his third Major League start, Sean Marshall pitched superbly, shutting out the Marlins for seven innings. The left-hander allowed only two hits and two walks with seven strikeouts. Matt Murton drove in the Cubs first run with an RBI single.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: April 25, 2006
FLA
Florida (5-13)
Lost 3
Chi Cubs 3, Florida 1   CHC
Chi Cubs (12-7)
Won 3
April 25, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Florida
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0   1 5 0
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 X   3 5 0
Standings thru 4/25/06  |  Gameday  |  Marlins Stats  |  Cubs Stats
FloridaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ramirez, SS3010110.312
Uggla, 2B4021001.273
Cabrera, 3B3000113.318
Willingham, LF4000001.288
Helms, 1B4000020.316
Olivo, C4000020.261
Aguila, RF3010010.205
Abercrombie, CF3110001.184
Willis, P2000010.100
a-Jacobs, PH1000001.193
Messenger, P0000000.000
Totals31151287 

a-Flied out for Willis in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Ramirez; Uggla 2; Aguila; Abercrombie.
RBI: Uggla (9).
2-out RBI: Uggla.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Willingham; Uggla; Cabrera 2.
GIDP: Abercrombie.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Uggla (2, 2nd base off Marshall/Barrett), Cabrera (3, 2nd base off Marshall/Barrett), Ramirez (4, 2nd base off Marshall/Barrett).

FIELDING
DP: (Ramirez-Helms).
Pickoffs: Willis (Hairston at 1st base).

 
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Pierre, CF4000020.266
Cedeno, SS4000020.323
Walker, 1B3000100.364
Ramirez, 3B2100101.180
Barrett, C2110000.283
Murton, LF3132000.292
Jones, RF2000002.200
Hairston, 2B2011100.333
Marshall, P2000012.125
a-Restovich, PH1000011.000
Howry, P0000000.000
Dempster, P0000000.000
Totals25353366 

a-Struck out for Marshall in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Barrett (4, Willis), Murton (3, Willis).
TB: Barrett 2; Murton 4; Hairston.
RBI: Murton 2 (13), Hairston (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Marshall.
S: Barrett; Jones.
GIDP: Jones.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
PO: Hairston (1st base by Willis).

FIELDING
DP: (Hairston-Cedeno-Walker).

 
FloridaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Willis (L, 1-1)7.05333603.13
Messenger 1.00000000.00
 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Marshall (W, 2-0)7.02002704.22
Howry (H, 3)1.03110101.86
Dempster (S, 6)1.00000001.50

IBB: Hairston (by Willis).
Pitches-strikes: Willis 92-56, Messenger 10-7, Marshall 96-58, Howry 23-15, Dempster 16-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Willis 12-2, Messenger 3-0, Marshall 7-7, Howry 1-1, Dempster 1-2.
Batters faced: Willis 27, Messenger 3, Marshall 24, Howry 6, Dempster 3.
Umpires: HP: Brian Runge. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Bruce Froemming. 3B: Mike Winters.
Weather: 39 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 18 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:12.
Att: 38,680.

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