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Early lead slips away
Mets 5, Cubs 4
Henry Blanco, Lou Piniella and Aramis Ramirez wait for a new pitcher. (Nick Laham/Getty)
 Marquis plates a pair
The Cubs jumped out to a 4-0 lead, aided by starter Jason Marquis' two-run single in the second. But Marquis allowed a pair of singles to start the sixth, and both scored after he departed. Michael Wuertz issued three walks in the ninth, the final one forcing in the game-winning run.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: May 14, 2007
CHC
Chi Cubs (17-19)
Lost 1
NY Mets 5, Chi Cubs 4   NYM
NY Mets (24-13)
Won 2
May 14, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   4 8 0
NY Mets
0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 1   5 8 0
Standings thru 5/14/07  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Mets Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Theriot, 2B5010002.312
Izturis, SS5021001.277
Soriano, LF3110102.312
Ramirez, 3B3011100.265
Murton, RF3000111.289
DeRosa, 1B2100103.240
  a-Ward, PH-1B1000000.316
Blanco, C4000011.250
Pagan, CF4110000.364
Marquis, P3122000.217
  Ohman, P0000000.000
  Cherry, P0000000.000
  Cotts, P0000000.000
  b-Barrett, PH1000000.256
  Wuertz, P0000000.000
Totals344844210 

a-Grounded out for DeRosa in the 8th. b-Grounded out for Cotts in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Soriano (14, Glavine), Pagan (1, Glavine), Izturis (7, Glavine), Theriot (7, Feliciano).
TB: Theriot 2; Izturis 3; Soriano 2; Ramirez; Pagan 2; Marquis 2.
RBI: Ramirez (24), Marquis 2 (2), Izturis (5).
2-out RBI: Ramirez; Izturis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Soriano; DeRosa 2; Izturis.
GIDP: Soriano.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Soriano (6, 2nd base off Glavine/Lo Duca).

FIELDING
DP: (Theriot-Izturis-DeRosa).

 
NY MetsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Reyes, SS4110100.338
Chavez, LF4020101.364
Beltran, CF3000212.313
Delgado, 1B3211202.212
Wright, 3B4232010.276
Green, RF3000112.316
Lo Duca, C4011002.286
Easley, 2B3001002.268
Glavine, P2000000.188
  a-Newhan, PH1000011.136
  Smith, P0000000.000
  Feliciano, P0000000.000
  Heilman, P0000000.000
  b-Franco, PH1000010.200
Totals325857512 

a-Struck out for Glavine in the 6th. b-Struck out for Heilman in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Lo Duca (2, Cherry).
HR: Wright (4, 4th inning off Marquis, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Reyes; Chavez 2; Delgado; Wright 6; Lo Duca 2.
RBI: Wright 2 (17), Lo Duca (13), Easley (11), Delgado (18).
2-out RBI: Delgado.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Easley; Beltran; Newhan.
SF: Easley.
GIDP: Delgado.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Reyes 2 (23, 2nd base off Marquis/Blanco, 2nd base off Wuertz/Blanco).

FIELDING
DP: (Easley-Reyes-Delgado).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Marquis 5.05443112.22
Ohman (H, 5)0.10000105.23
Cherry (BS, 1)1.02001102.89
Cotts 1.20000101.76
Wuertz (L, 0-2)0.21113102.08
 
NY MetsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Glavine 6.06444203.31
Smith 1.11000001.56
Feliciano 1.11000001.13
Heilman (W, 4-2)0.10000003.78

Marquis pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

IBB: Beltran (by Wuertz).
Pitches-strikes: Marquis 88-47, Ohman 5-5, Cherry 19-11, Cotts 18-12, Wuertz 27-13, Glavine 106-60, Smith 15-9, Feliciano 21-9, Heilman 1-1.
Ground outs-fly outs: Marquis 6-8, Ohman 0-0, Cherry 0-2, Cotts 3-1, Wuertz 1-0, Glavine 7-9, Smith 4-0, Feliciano 3-1, Heilman 1-0.
Batters faced: Marquis 23, Ohman 1, Cherry 6, Cotts 4, Wuertz 6, Glavine 28, Smith 4, Feliciano 5, Heilman 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Ohman 2-0, Cherry 2-2, Cotts 2-0, Heilman 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Mike Reilly. 1B: Jeff Kellogg. 2B: Chad Fairchild. 3B: Eric Cooper.
Weather: 61 degrees, clear.
Wind: 19 mph, R to L.
T: 2:59.
Att: 34,033.

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