Aramis Ramirez (left) is congratulated after scoring in the first. (Jerry Lai/AP)
By Carrie Muskat / MLB.com
It began in the first inning, when the Cubs sent nine men to the plate, bringing home four runs. That gave Chicago a lead that it would not relinquish. Ted Lilly gave up two home runs but was nonetheless effective, holding off the Orioles deep into the game.
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