Major League Baseball
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Pittsburgh 6, Chi. Cubs 5
When: 1:35 PM ET, Sunday, May 25, 2008
Where: PNC Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Temperature: 71°
Umpires: Home - Mike Winters, 1B - Paul Schrieber, 2B - Lazaro Diaz, 3B - Wally Bell
Attendance: 29415
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Chi. Cubs 00400001005101
Pittsburgh 11100100116140
Team Records
 
Team W/L Home Away Streak
Chi. Cubs 29-21 19-8 10-13 L2
Pittsburgh 24-26 15-11 9-15 W2
Recap Quick Hits
  • With this win, the Pittsburgh Pirates have a 15-11 record at home this season. The Chicago Cubs have a 10-13 record on the road.
  • Pittsburgh has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Pirates have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Chi. Cubs has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Cubs have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Damaso Marte pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.01. Jon Lieber took the loss for Chi. Cubs.
  • Luis Rivas (2), Xavier Nady hit homeruns for Pittsburgh. Alfonso Soriano had the only homerun for Chi. Cubs.
Top Game Performances
Starting Pitchers
Chi. Cubs   Pittsburgh
Ted Lilly Player Paul Maholm
Loss W/L Loss
6.0 IP 8.0
2 Strikeouts 7
10 Hits 8
6.00 ERA 5.62
Hitting
Chi. Cubs   Pittsburgh
Henry Blanco Player Nate McLouth
2 Hits 3
1 RBI 1
0 HR 0
2 TB 4
.400 Avg .600
Team Stats Summary
 
Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Chi. Cubs 10 1 16 .238 15 11 5 3 0 1
Pittsburgh 14 3 27 .326 20 7 6 5 0 0