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Shutout turns into loss
Cubs 5, Giants 1
Manager Bruce Bochy takes the ball from Tim Lincecum in the ninth. (Greg Trott/Getty Images)
Tim Lincecum was simply dazzling for eight innings and entered the ninth aiming for his first career shutout, but things went sour quickly. The Giants starter didn't record an out and saw all three runners he put on base score.
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Series at a glance:
CHC
Chi Cubs (64-60)
Won 1
Chi Cubs 5, San Francisco 1   SF
San Francisco (55-71)
Lost 1
August 21, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5   5 7 0
San Francisco
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 3 0
Standings thru 8/21/07  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Giants Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Theriot, SS4110001.290
Jones, CF-RF4110001.269
Lee, 1B4111010.316
Ramirez, 3B3100100.316
Floyd, LF4012000.290
  1-Pie, PR-CF0100000.217
DeRosa, RF-2B3010000.291
Fontenot, 2B3000021.281
  b-Fox, PH1000012.182
  Dempster, P0000000.000
Kendall, C3022110.243
Marquis, P2000021.155
  a-Ward, PH1000011.325
  Eyre, P0000000.000
  c-Murton, PH-LF1000001.253
Totals33575288 

a-Struck out for Marquis in the 8th. b-Struck out for Fontenot in the 9th. c-Flied out for Eyre in the 9th.
1-Ran for Floyd in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Theriot (24, Lincecum).
TB: Theriot 2; Jones; Lee; Floyd; DeRosa; Kendall 2.
RBI: Lee (65), Floyd 2 (38), Kendall 2 (37).
2-out RBI: Kendall 2.
S: DeRosa.
Team LOB: 4.

 
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, CF-LF2100200.266
Durham, 2B3000112.223
Winn, RF4010012.287
Bonds, LF3000111.277
  Davis, CF0000000.304
Klesko, 1B4001012.271
Molina, C4000002.276
Feliz, 3B3010100.253
Vizquel, SS3010101.248
Lincecum, P3000013.079
  Hennessey, P0000000.000
  Kline, P0000000.000
  a-Ortmeier, PH1000001.271
Totals301316514 

a-Grounded out for Kline in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Feliz (23, Marquis).
3B: Vizquel (2, Marquis).
TB: Winn; Feliz 2; Vizquel 3.
RBI: Klesko (40).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Molina 2; Lincecum; Durham 2; Ortmeier.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Roberts (25, 2nd base off Marquis/Kendall).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Marquis 7.03115504.12
Eyre (W, 1-1)1.00000005.36
Dempster 1.00001003.33
 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lincecum (L, 7-4)8.05331703.91
Hennessey 0.11221003.29
Kline 0.21000104.58

Lincecum pitched to 3 batters in the 9th.

IBB: Bonds (by Marquis), Vizquel (by Marquis).
Pitches-strikes: Marquis 112-65, Eyre 5-4, Dempster 13-7, Lincecum 93-69, Hennessey 9-4, Kline 9-6.
Ground outs-fly outs: Marquis 13-3, Eyre 1-2, Dempster 2-1, Lincecum 10-7, Hennessey 1-0, Kline 0-1.
Batters faced: Marquis 29, Eyre 3, Dempster 4, Lincecum 30, Hennessey 3, Kline 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Hennessey 2-2, Kline 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Mike Everitt. 1B: Dana DeMuth. 2B: Kerwin Danley. 3B: Doug Eddings.
Weather: 70 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:20.
Att: 41,242.

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