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Lee's slam lifts Cubs
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Cubs 6, Marlins 4
Carlos Zambrano gave up two runs on four hits over five innings on Sunday. (AP)
Some games bring good news and bad, and such was this series finale between the Cubs and Marlins. Derrek Lee's ninth career grand slam gave the Cubs the series win over the Marlins, but earlier that same inning, starter Carlos Zambrano left the game with a strained left hamstring.
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Series at a glance:
FLA
Florida (14-11)
Lost 3
Chi Cubs 6, Florida 4   CHC
Chi Cubs (13-11)
Won 3
May 3, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Florida
1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0   4 7 1
Chi Cubs
0 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 X   6 9 2
Standings thru 5/3/09  |  Recap: FLA | CHC  |  Gameday  |  Marlins stats  |  Cubs stats
Florida AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bonifacio, 3B-LF 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .257
Baker, Jo, C 4 3 3 1 0 0 0 .302
Ramirez, H, SS 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 .280
Cantu, 1B 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .333
Uggla, 2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .212
Hermida, LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .235
  Lindstrom, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ross, C, CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .222
Gload, RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .206
Nolasco, P 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 .111
  a-Amezaga, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
  Calero, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Helms, 3B 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .258
Totals 33 4 7 4 3 5 16  

a-Grounded out for Nolasco in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Ramirez, H (8, Zambrano), Baker, Jo (6, Guzman, A).
HR: Baker, Jo (2, 8th inning off Marmol, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Hermida; Ross, C; Helms; Ramirez, H 2; Baker, Jo 7.
RBI: Cantu (25), Nolasco (2), Uggla (18), Baker, Jo (10).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Uggla; Bonifacio; Ross, C 2.
SF: Uggla.
Team RISP: 0-for-8.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
CS: Ramirez, H (4, 2nd base by Zambrano/Soto, G).

FIELDING
E: Gload (1, fielding).

 
Chi Cubs AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Soriano, A, LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .277
Theriot, SS 4 1 2 0 0 2 1 .323
Fukudome, CF-RF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .312
Lee, D, 1B 4 1 1 4 0 1 2 .209
Bradley, RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .116
  Gathright, CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
Fontenot, 3B 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .266
Soto, G, C 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .158
Miles, 2B 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .185
Zambrano, P 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .278
  1-Harden, PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250
  Guzman, A, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Marmol, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Gregg, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 6 9 6 0 9 10  

1-Ran for Zambrano in the 5th.

BATTING
2B: Soto, G (2, Nolasco), Miles (2, Nolasco).
HR: Fontenot (5, 4th inning off Nolasco, 0 on, 1 out), Lee, D (3, 5th inning off Nolasco, 3 on, 1 out).
TB: Zambrano; Soto, G 2; Theriot 2; Fontenot 5; Lee, D 4; Soriano, A; Miles 2.
RBI: Miles (3), Fontenot (14), Lee, D 4 (15).
2-out RBI: Miles.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Zambrano; Soto, G.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Fontenot (1, 2nd base off Lindstrom/Baker, Jo).

FIELDING
E: Guzman, A (1, missed catch), Miles (1, throw).

 
Florida IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Nolasco (L, 1-3) 6.0 8 6 5 0 5 2 7.03
Calero 1.2 0 0 0 0 4 0 2.08
Lindstrom 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.00
 
Chi Cubs IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Zambrano (W, 3-1) 5.0 4 2 2 1 3 0 4.50
Guzman, A 2.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.05
Marmol (H, 5) 1.0 1 1 1 1 2 1 5.73
Gregg (S, 3) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.40

Pitches-strikes: Nolasco 112-70, Calero 26-15, Lindstrom 7-4, Zambrano 78-51, Guzman, A 31-22, Marmol 26-16, Gregg 23-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Nolasco 3-8, Calero 1-0, Lindstrom 0-1, Zambrano 5-4, Guzman, A 3-3, Marmol 0-0, Gregg 1-2.
Batters faced: Nolasco 27, Calero 5, Lindstrom 2, Zambrano 19, Guzman, A 9, Marmol 5, Gregg 4.
Umpires: HP: Brian Knight. 1B: Jim Wolf. 2B: Brian O'Nora. 3B: Fieldin Culbreth.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:51.
Att: 40,457.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
May 3, 2009
May 3, 2009

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