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Offense scuffling
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Marlins 3, Cubs 2
Rich Harden has posted double-digit strikeouts in his three Cubs starts. (John Gress/Reuters)
The Cubs got five strong innings from Rich Harden, but he is still looking for his first win with Chicago. Aside from Aramis Ramirez's solo homer and RBI single, the Cubs were stymied offensively.
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Series at a glance:
FLA
Florida (55-49)
Won 2
Florida 3, Chi Cubs 2   CHC
Chi Cubs (60-44)
Lost 2
July 26, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   R   H   E 
Florida
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1   3 8 0
Chi Cubs
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   2 8 1
Standings thru 7/26/08  |  Recap: FLA | CHC  |  Gameday  |  Marlins stats  |  Cubs stats
FloridaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ramirez, H, SS4000213.297
Hermida, RF5332021.260
Cantu, 3B-1B6011033.292
Jacobs, 1B3000021.239
  b-Ross, PH-CF3010021.258
Uggla, 2B5010021.266
Willingham, LF4010131.267
Baker, C4000012.158
Amezaga, CF-3B5000032.270
Volstad, P2000010.143
  a-Helms, PH1000000.230
  Lindstrom, P0000000.000
  Waechter, P0000000.167
  c-Gonzalez, PH0000100.262
  Pinto, P0000000.000
  Miller, Ju, P0000000.000
  d-Andino, PH1010000.200
  Gregg, P0000000.000
Totals4338342015 

a-Reached on error for Volstad in the 7th. b-Struck out for Jacobs in the 8th. c-Walked for Waechter in the 9th. d-Singled for Miller, Ju in the 12th.

BATTING
2B: Uggla (26, Harden), Hermida (19, Gaudin), Cantu (26, Gaudin).
HR: Hermida 2 (15, 3rd inning off Harden, 0 on, 2 out; 8th inning off Marshall, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Hermida 10; Cantu 2; Ross; Uggla 2; Willingham; Andino.
RBI: Hermida 2 (47), Cantu (60).
2-out RBI: Hermida; Cantu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Amezaga; Baker; Cantu; Ramirez, H; Ross.
S: Baker.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
PB: Baker (1).
DP: 2 (Cantu-Uggla-Jacobs, Ramirez, H-Uggla-Jacobs).

 
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Soriano, LF5000025.274
Theriot, SS5000001.319
Lee, 1B5110010.295
Ramirez, A, 3B5122000.269
Fontenot, 2B2010101.280
  a-Johnson, PH-CF2000010.283
DeRosa, RF-2B5000012.273
Soto, C5010011.273
Fukudome, CF-RF4020120.278
Harden, P2000023.100
  Marshall, P1010000.500
  Cotts, P0000000.000
  Marmol, P0000000.000
  b-Blanco, PH0000000.299
  Gaudin, P0000000.000
Totals4128221013 

a-Struck out for Fontenot in the 9th. b-Hit a sacrifice bunt for Marmol in the 10th.

BATTING
2B: Lee (28, Volstad), Soto (25, Volstad).
HR: Ramirez, A (18, 3rd inning off Volstad, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Lee 2; Ramirez, A 5; Fontenot; Soto 2; Fukudome 2; Marshall.
RBI: Ramirez, A 2 (70).
2-out RBI: Ramirez, A 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fontenot; Soriano 2; Theriot.
S: Blanco.
GIDP: Soto; Soriano.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Ramirez, A (9, throw).
Outfield assists: Johnson (Andino at 2nd base).

 
FloridaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Volstad 6.06222612.38
Lindstrom 1.01000103.78
Waechter 1.00000003.19
Pinto 1.11000202.65
Miller, Ju (W, 4-2)1.20000004.32
Gregg (S, 22)1.00000102.39
 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Harden 5.021131012.10
Marshall (BS, 1)3.01110514.22
Cotts 0.11000002.45
Marmol 1.21001203.77
Gaudin (L, 5-4)2.03110303.41

HBP: Hermida (by Harden).
Pitches-strikes: Volstad 99-58, Lindstrom 12-9, Waechter 11-7, Pinto 23-14, Miller, Ju 14-10, Gregg 14-8, Harden 87-53, Marshall 49-33, Cotts 9-5, Marmol 35-20, Gaudin 28-19.
Ground outs-fly outs: Volstad 9-3, Lindstrom 2-0, Waechter 2-1, Pinto 2-0, Miller, Ju 3-2, Gregg 2-0, Harden 2-3, Marshall 0-4, Cotts 1-0, Marmol 0-3, Gaudin 1-1.
Batters faced: Volstad 25, Lindstrom 3, Waechter 3, Pinto 5, Miller, Ju 5, Gregg 3, Harden 21, Marshall 11, Cotts 2, Marmol 7, Gaudin 8.
Inherited runners-scored: Miller, Ju 1-0, Marmol 1-0.
EjectionsChicago Cubs First Base Coach Matt Sinatro ejected by 1B umpire Rob Drake. (9th); Chicago Cubs Manager Lou Piniella ejected by 1B umpire Rob Drake. (9th).
Umpires: HP: Gerry Davis. 1B: Rob Drake. 2B: Bruce Dreckman. 3B: Brian Gorman.
Weather: 78 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 10 mph, In from LF.
T: 3:48.
Att: 41,471.
July 26, 2008

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