Jeremy Guthrie struck out two and walked one. (Paul Beaty/AP)
By Spencer Fordin / MLB.com
The Orioles jumped to a six-run lead, but Jeremy Guthrie gave up a three-run homer in the seventh. That set the wheels in motion, and the Cubs loaded the bases with no outs in the ninth, but the O's hung on for the win.
a-Struck out for Cotts in the 6th. b-Walked for Lieber in the 8th. c-Flied out for Edmonds in the 8th. d-Struck out for Marmol in the 9th. e-Struck out for Patterson in the 9th. 1-Ran for Ward in the 8th.
BATTING HR: Fukudome (6, 4th inning off Guthrie, 0 on, 0 out), Edmonds (6, 7th inning off Guthrie, 2 on, 0 out). TB: Fukudome 5; Patterson; Lee; Ramirez 2; Edmonds 4; Soto; DeRosa; Theriot 2. RBI: Fukudome (33), Edmonds 3 (25), Ramirez (54). 2-out RBI: Ramirez. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Murton; Blanco 2. GIDP: Lee; Marshall; DeRosa. Team LOB: 6.