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Everything's Jacobs in walk-off
Cubs can't hold on in ninth
Ryan Dempster couldn't hold on to the Cubs' one-run lead in the ninth inning, earning his second blown save in 10 save chances this season. Michael Barrett and Matt Murton hit solo shots and Kerry Wood gave up three runs in five innings with five walks.
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Marlins 5, Cubs 4
Mike Jacobs celebrates with Dontrelle Willis after getting a walk-off hit. (Wilfredo Lee/AP)
Series at a glance:
Jacobs lifts Fish in ninth
With the bases loaded and two outs in the ninth inning, Mike Jacobs knocked a base hit to score two runs and launch a come-from-behind victory over the Cubs. Miguel Cabrera knocked in the Marlins' first three runs with a sacrifice fly and a two-run homer.
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TODAY'S WRAPS: May 23, 2006
CHC
Chi Cubs (18-27)
Lost 2
Florida 5, Chi Cubs 4   FLA
Florida (13-31)
Won 2
May 23, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0   4 6 0
Florida
0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 2   5 6 0
Standings thru 5/23/06  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Marlins Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Pierre, CF4000012.235
Hairston, 2B4000010.221
Walker, 1B4010010.285
Barrett, C4221011.285
Ramirez, 3B4000021.232
Murton, LF3211110.262
Jones, RF4000032.271
Cedeno, SS3011010.286
Wood, P2011000.333
Ohman, P00000001.000
Williamson, P0000000.000
a-Bynum, PH1000010.222
Howry, P0000000.000
Eyre, P0000000.000
Dempster, P0000000.000
Totals334641126 

a-Struck out for Williamson in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Walker (8, Olsen).
3B: Barrett (3, Olsen).
HR: Barrett (6, 3rd inning off Olsen, 0 on, 2 out), Murton (3, 4th inning off Olsen, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Walker 2; Barrett 7; Murton 4; Cedeno; Wood.
RBI: Cedeno (13), Wood (1), Barrett (21), Murton (18).
2-out RBI: Cedeno; Wood; Barrett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pierre; Barrett.
Team LOB: 3.

 
FloridaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ramirez, SS2200303.340
Uggla, 2B2100201.306
Cabrera, 3B3223102.327
Willingham, LF5000016.269
Jacobs, 1B5012023.217
Hermida, RF3010120.292
Abercrombie, CF4000022.236
Treanor, C3010101.226
Olsen, P1000001.000
a-Amezaga, PH1000000.245
Petit, Y, P0000000.000
b-Borchard, PH0000100.194
Messenger, P0000000.000
Kensing, P0000000.000
c-Helms, PH1010000.236
1-Aguila, PR0000000.232
Totals305659719 

a-Grounded out for Olsen in the 5th. b-Walked for Petit, Y in the 6th. c-Singled for Kensing in the 9th.
1-Ran for Helms in the 9th.

BATTING
HR: Cabrera (7, 5th inning off Wood, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Cabrera 5; Jacobs; Hermida; Treanor; Helms.
RBI: Cabrera 3 (35), Jacobs 2 (26).
2-out RBI: Cabrera 2; Jacobs 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jacobs 2; Ramirez 2.
S: Uggla.
SF: Cabrera.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Ramirez 2 (16, 2nd base off Wood/Barrett, 2nd base off Wood/Barrett).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wood 5.02335316.30
Ohman (H, 1)0.11000006.50
Williamson (H, 2)0.20002103.10
Howry (H, 6)0.21000002.11
Eyre (H, 5)1.10000301.59
Dempster (BS, 2)(L, 0-2)0.22222003.32
 
FloridaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Olsen 5.06441626.64
Petit, Y 1.00000101.80
Messenger 2.00000304.67
Kensing (W, 1-1)1.00000206.23

IBB: Cabrera (by Dempster).
Pitches-strikes: Wood 86-49, Ohman 9-6, Williamson 16-8, Howry 9-7, Eyre 22-11, Dempster 18-8, Olsen 72-47, Petit, Y 17-11, Messenger 26-20, Kensing 16-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Wood 4-8, Ohman 1-0, Williamson 0-1, Howry 0-2, Eyre 0-1, Dempster 2-0, Olsen 7-2, Petit, Y 1-1, Messenger 1-2, Kensing 1-0.
Batters faced: Wood 22, Ohman 2, Williamson 4, Howry 3, Eyre 4, Dempster 6, Olsen 22, Petit, Y 3, Messenger 6, Kensing 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Williamson 1-0, Eyre 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Bruce Froemming. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Mike Winters. 3B: Brian Runge.
Weather: 84 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:49.
Att: 10,979.

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