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Cubs come back for win
Cubs 5, Brewers 3
Rich Hill earned his eighth win of the season on Tuesday. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)
 Jones' RBI double
 Jones scores go-ahead run
After being held in check by Jeff Suppan, the Cubs broke loose in the seventh against the bullpen, collecting four runs in that frame to take the lead for good. Rich Hill struck out nine in seven innings.
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Series at a glance:
MIL
Milwaukee (65-66)
Lost 5
Chi Cubs 5, Milwaukee 3   CHC
Chi Cubs (67-63)
Won 1
August 28, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Milwaukee
0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0   3 8 1
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 X   5 9 0
Standings thru 8/28/07  |  Gameday  |  Brewers Stats  |  Cubs Stats
MilwaukeeABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Weeks, 2B3110021.228
Hart, RF-CF3013020.281
Fielder, 1B4010012.281
Braun, 3B4010021.333
Mench, LF3010021.265
Hall, CF3000022.256
  a-Gross, PH-RF1000002.242
Estrada, C4000011.279
Hardy, SS4230000.279
Suppan, P1000001.082
  Linebrink, P0000000.000
  McClung, P0000000.000
  Shouse, P0000000.000
  b-Jenkins, PH1000010.265
Totals3138301311 

a-Popped out for Hall in the 8th. b-Struck out for Shouse in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Hardy (24, Hill).
TB: Weeks; Hart; Fielder; Braun; Mench; Hardy 4.
RBI: Hart 3 (57).
2-out RBI: Hart 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fielder; Weeks; Gross.
S: Suppan 2.
SF: Hart.
GIDP: Hall.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Weeks (15, 2nd base off Hill/Kendall).

FIELDING
E: Linebrink (2, fielding).
DP: 2 (Hardy-Weeks-Fielder, Braun-Weeks-Fielder).

 
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Soriano, LF4000005.295
  Dempster, P0000000.000
Theriot, SS4000002.285
Lee, 1B4021010.313
Ramirez, 3B4010013.310
Floyd, RF2100001.288
  Howry, P0000000.000
  b-Fontenot, PH0000000.286
  c-Monroe, PH-LF1000010.221
DeRosa, 2B4110021.292
Jones, CF-RF4122020.273
Kendall, C3120001.248
Hill, P2011012.140
  a-Ward, PH0000100.326
  1-Pie, PR-CF0100000.214
Totals325941815 

a-Intentionally walked for Hill in the 7th. b-Batted for Howry in the 8th. c-Struck out for Fontenot in the 8th.
1-Ran for Ward in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Kendall (17, Suppan), Jones (28, Linebrink).
TB: Lee 2; Ramirez; DeRosa; Jones 3; Kendall 3; Hill.
RBI: Hill (5), Jones 2 (49), Lee (68).
2-out RBI: Hill; Lee.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Theriot; Ramirez.
GIDP: DeRosa; Ramirez.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
DP: (DeRosa-Theriot-Lee).

 
MilwaukeeIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Suppan 6.06220404.78
Linebrink (BS, 7)(L, 4-6)0.23311004.06
McClung 0.10000109.00
Shouse 1.00000302.38
 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hill (W, 8-7)7.07330903.68
Howry (H, 15)1.01000203.72
Dempster (S, 22)1.00000203.18

Suppan pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

IBB: Ward (by Linebrink).
HBP: Floyd (by Suppan), Weeks (by Hill), Mench (by Howry).
Pitches-strikes: Suppan 82-56, Linebrink 25-13, McClung 4-4, Shouse 15-11, Hill 105-78, Howry 22-17, Dempster 12-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Suppan 10-4, Linebrink 0-2, McClung 0-0, Shouse 0-0, Hill 6-6, Howry 0-1, Dempster 0-1.
Batters faced: Suppan 23, Linebrink 7, McClung 1, Shouse 3, Hill 28, Howry 5, Dempster 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Linebrink 1-1, McClung 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Rob Drake. 1B: Gerry Davis. 2B: Brian Gorman. 3B: Paul Nauert.
Weather: 86 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:43.
Att: 40,884.

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