MLB

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Final 1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9   R H E
Pittsburgh1 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 690
Chi Cubs0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 3 7111
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  W: S. Effross (1-0)   L: C. Stratton (5-1)
11:20 AM PT12:20 PM MT1:20 PM CT2:20 PM ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 AM MST1:20 PM EST1:50 PM VEN22:20 UAE12:20 PM CT, September 4, 2021
Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois  Attendance: 30,020
Bottom of 9:
Cubs ninth. Wisdom flied out to left fielder Alford. Duffy singled to right. Hermosillo popped out to shortstop Newman. On defensive indifference, Duffy to second. Alcántara walked. Rivas pinch-hitting for Effross. Rivas singled to center, Duffy scored, Alcántara to third. Romine pinch-running for Rivas. Ortega singled to right, Alcántara scored, Romine to third. On defensive indifference, Ortega to second. Schwindel hit an infield single to shortstop, Romine scored.
Runs: 3, Hits: 4

Top of 9:
Pirates ninth. Effross pitching. Stallings grounded out, shortstop Alcántara to first baseman Schwindel. Moran lined out to right fielder Hermosillo. Alford hit an infield single to shortstop. Alford stole second. Difo struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 8:
Cubs eighth. Stratton pitching. Schwindel popped out to pitcher Stratton. Happ flied out to left fielder Alford. Contreras grounded out, first baseman Moran unassisted.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 8:
Pirates eighth. Brothers pitching. Gamel flied out to center fielder Ortega. Evans singled to center. Tucker struck out. Reynolds pinch-hitting for Shreve. Reynolds struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 7:
Cubs seventh. Alcántara singled to left. Chirinos pinch-hitting for Rucker. Chirinos popped out to second baseman Difo. Ortega grounded into a double play, first baseman Moran to shortstop Newman to first baseman Moran, Alcántara out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 7:
Pirates seventh. Hermosillo in as right fielder. Stallings flied out to right fielder Hermosillo. Moran singled to left. Alford struck out. Difo walked on a full count, Moran to second. Newman grounded out, third baseman Wisdom to first baseman Schwindel.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 6:
Cubs sixth. Wisdom walked on a full count. Shreve pitching. Gamel in as right fielder. Duffy grounded into a double play, shortstop Newman to second baseman Difo to first baseman Moran, Wisdom out. Hermosillo pinch-hitting for Heyward. Hermosillo flied out to center fielder Tucker.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 6:
Pirates sixth. Rucker pitching. Evans grounded out, shortstop Alcántara to first baseman Schwindel. Tucker struck out. Tsutsugo struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Bottom of 5:
Cubs fifth. Underwood Jr. pitching. Evans in as third baseman. Ortega flied out to center fielder Tucker. Schwindel homered to left on a 3-1 count. Happ grounded out, first baseman Moran unassisted. Contreras struck out.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1

Top of 5:
Pirates fifth. Evans pinch-hitting for Howard. Evans walked on a full count. Tucker singled to right, Evans to second. Tsutsugo flied out to left fielder Happ. Stallings walked, Evans to third, Tucker to second. Moran walked, Evans scored, Tucker to third, Stallings to second. Alford was hit by a pitch, Tucker scored, Stallings to third, Moran to second. Megill pitching. On Megill's wild pitch, Stallings scored, Moran to third, Alford to second. Difo singled to left, Moran scored, Alford scored. On pickoff attempt, throwing error by pitcher Megill, Difo to second. Newman fouled out to first baseman Schwindel. Park flied out to left fielder Happ.
Runs: 5, Hits: 2

Bottom of 4:
Cubs fourth. Happ doubled to right. Contreras walked on a full count. On Brubaker's wild pitch, Happ to third, Contreras to second. Wisdom walked on a full count. Howard pitching. Duffy singled to center, Happ scored, Contreras to third, Wisdom to second. Heyward grounded into fielder's choice, first baseman Moran to shortstop Newman, Contreras scored, Wisdom to third, Duffy out. Alcántara grounded out, third baseman Park to first baseman Moran, Wisdom scored, Heyward to second. Hendricks struck out.
Runs: 3, Hits: 2

Top of 4:
Pirates fourth. Alford flied out to right fielder Heyward. Difo grounded out, shortstop Alcántara to first baseman Schwindel. Newman singled to center. Park flied out to right fielder Heyward.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 3:
Cubs third. Alcántara popped out to left fielder Alford. Hendricks struck out. Ortega doubled to right. Schwindel grounded out, second baseman Difo to first baseman Moran.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Top of 3:
Pirates third. Tucker grounded out, second baseman Duffy to first baseman Schwindel. Tsutsugo lined out to left fielder Happ. Stallings hit an infield single to second. Moran grounded into fielder's choice, third baseman Wisdom to shortstop Alcántara, Stallings out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 2:
Cubs second. Wisdom flied out to center fielder Tucker. Duffy struck out. Heyward struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 0

Top of 2:
Pirates second. Alford hit an infield single to shortstop. Alford stole second. Difo lined out to right fielder Heyward. Newman lined out to right fielder Heyward, Alford to third. Park was hit by a pitch. Brubaker flied out to center fielder Ortega.
Runs: 0, Hits: 1

Bottom of 1:
Cubs first. Ortega singled to center. Schwindel singled to center, Ortega to second. Ortega was picked off, pitcher Brubaker to shortstop Newman. Happ struck out. Contreras struck out.
Runs: 0, Hits: 2

Top of 1:
Pirates first. Tucker grounded out, second baseman Duffy to first baseman Schwindel. Tsutsugo homered to right on a 1-1 count. Stallings struck out. Moran flied out to left fielder Happ.
Runs: 1, Hits: 1


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