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Pirates walk away with win
Cubs drop fifth straight
After taking the lead in the top of the frame on Derrek Lee's RBI single, the Cubs fell to the Pirates in 11 innings. Third baseman Aramis Ramirez collected three hits, three walks and three runs scored for Chicago.
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Pirates 7, Cubs 6
Pittsburgh's Jose Bautista is congratulated by his teammates after Tuesday night's win. (John Helller/AP)
Series at a glance:
Late rally lifts Bucs
The Pirates took advantage of Cubs miscues to escape with a victory in 11 innings. Jose Bautista drew a bases-loaded walk, forcing in the game-winning run. Xavier Nady had three hits and scored a pair of runs.
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 Castillo scores on Bautista's walk
TODAY'S WRAPS: August 29, 2006
DET
NYY
PPD
CHC
Chi Cubs (54-78)
Lost 5
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 6   PIT
Pittsburgh (52-81)
Won 2
August 29, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1   6 12 4
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 2   7 10 1
Standings thru 8/29/06  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Pirates Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Pierre, CF5001101.284
Bynum, 2B6110032.257
Ramirez, 3B3330300.287
Lee, 1B6031003.271
Barrett, C6021018.313
  Dempster, P0000000.000
Murton, LF5121113.291
Pagan, RF4110103.273
Theriot, SS3000100.267
  b-Jones, PH1000011.280
  Aardsma, P0000000.000
  Blanco, C0000000.254
Zambrano, P3000012.145
  a-Nevin, PH1000010.244
  Wuertz, P0000000.000
  Howry, P00000001.000
  c-Cedeno, PH-SS1000011.241
Totals4461247924 

a-Struck out for Zambrano in the 8th. b-Struck out for Theriot in the 10th. c-Struck out for Howry in the 10th.

BATTING
2B: Barrett (25, McLeary), Bynum (3, Grabow).
TB: Bynum 2; Ramirez 3; Lee 3; Barrett 3; Murton 2; Pagan.
RBI: Pierre (31), Murton (50), Barrett (52), Lee (17).
2-out RBI: Murton; Barrett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barrett; Bynum; Pagan 3; Murton 2.
GIDP: Barrett.
Team LOB: 12.

FIELDING
E: Theriot (2, fielding), Zambrano 2 (4, throw, missed catch), Bynum (3, missed catch).
DP: (Aardsma-Cedeno-Lee).

 
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Duffy, CF4011101.213
Bautista, 3B-RF5001143.253
Sanchez, SS5011012.348
Bay, LF4000101.288
Nady, RF-1B5230011.287
Paulino, C3000121.316
Doumit, 1B4110012.211
  Torres, P0000000.250
  Marte, P0000000.000
  Capps, P0000000.000
  c-Cota, PH1010000.189
  1-Snell, PR0100000.068
Castillo, 2B5211012.271
Maholm, P1000000.125
  a-Burnitz, PH1011000.235
  McLeary, P0000000.000
  b-Davis, PH1110000.167
  Grabow, P0000000.000
  Randa, 3B2001000.266
Totals41710641013 

a-Singled for Maholm in the 5th. b-Doubled for McLeary in the 7th. c-Singled for Capps in the 11th.
1-Ran for Cota in the 11th.

BATTING
2B: Nady (23, Zambrano), Davis (1, Zambrano).
TB: Duffy; Sanchez; Nady 4; Doumit; Cota; Castillo; Burnitz; Davis 2.
RBI: Castillo (61), Burnitz (48), Duffy (11), Sanchez (69), Randa (26), Bautista (38).
2-out RBI: Sanchez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sanchez; Castillo 2.
S: Duffy; Paulino.
GIDP: Nady.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Doumit (3, missed catch).
DP: (Sanchez-Castillo-Nady).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Zambrano 7.07531703.33
Wuertz 1.01000202.84
Howry 1.00000103.56
Aardsma 1.00001005.05
Dempster (BS, 7)(L, 1-6)0.12212004.13
 
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Maholm 5.07433404.84
McLeary 2.01111204.50
Grabow 1.11001103.82
Torres 1.22000203.76
Marte 0.10111004.12
Capps (W, 5-1)0.21001003.50

WP: Wuertz, Maholm, McLeary.
IBB: Duffy (by Dempster), Ramirez (by Grabow).
Pitches-strikes: Zambrano 111-73, Wuertz 18-13, Howry 16-10, Aardsma 11-5, Dempster 21-9, Maholm 113-69, McLeary 34-22, Grabow 17-10, Torres 19-15, Marte 7-3, Capps 22-12.
Ground outs-fly outs: Zambrano 7-7, Wuertz 1-0, Howry 1-1, Aardsma 2-1, Dempster 1-0, Maholm 6-5, McLeary 3-1, Grabow 1-2, Torres 3-0, Marte 1-0, Capps 0-2.
Batters faced: Zambrano 31, Wuertz 4, Howry 3, Aardsma 3, Dempster 6, Maholm 25, McLeary 8, Grabow 6, Torres 6, Marte 2, Capps 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Torres 2-0, Capps 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B: Randy Marsh. 2B: Chris Guccione. 3B: Angel Hernandez.
Weather: 73 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:34.
Att: 14,618.

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