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McClung clouted
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Cubs 9, Brewers 5
Mike Cameron (right) is greeted after hitting his 13th homer in the second. (John Smierciak/AP)
The wind wasn't working in Seth McClung's favor, as three home runs knocked him from the game with one out in the fourth, and a grand slam followed off reliever Chris Smith. The Brewers responded with homers from Mike Cameron and Prince Fielder, but they weren't enough.
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Series at a glance:
MIL
Milwaukee (42-37)
Lost 2
Chi Cubs 9, Milwaukee 5   CHC
Chi Cubs (38-38)
Won 2
July 2, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Milwaukee
0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0   5 10 0
Chi Cubs
4 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 X   9 11 1
Standings thru 7/2/09  |  Recap: MIL | CHC  |  Gameday  |  Brewers stats  |  Cubs stats
Milwaukee AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Counsell, 2B 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .292
Hardy, SS 5 0 0 0 0 3 4 .228
Braun, LF 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .328
Fielder, 1B 4 2 2 1 1 2 2 .309
McGehee, 3B 5 0 1 0 0 3 2 .317
Cameron, CF 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 .248
Hart, RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248
Kendall, C 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .237
McClung, P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
  Smith, C, P 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
  a-Gerut, PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .199
  Narveson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Catalanotto, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .258
  DiFelice, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 37 5 10 5 3 12 18  

a-Singled for Smith, C in the 7th. b-Popped out for Narveson in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Fielder (20, Dempster), Cameron (15, Heilman).
HR: Cameron (13, 2nd inning off Dempster, 1 on, 1 out), Fielder (21, 6th inning off Dempster, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Braun; Kendall 2; McGehee; Gerut; Fielder 6; Cameron 7.
RBI: Cameron 2 (35), Fielder (75), Braun (58), Kendall (22).
2-out RBI: Braun.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Braun; Fielder; Counsell.
GIDP: Hart.
Team RISP: 3-for-11.
Team LOB: 9.

 
Chi Cubs AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Fuld, LF 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .500
Theriot, SS 4 2 2 0 1 0 1 .289
Lee, D, 1B 4 2 2 7 0 0 1 .285
Bradley, RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .239
Fox, 3B 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .317
  Heilman, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Marmol, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Fukudome, CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .260
Soto, G, C 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .237
Fontenot, 2B-3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .220
Dempster, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .088
  Marshall, S, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
  Blanco, 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
Totals 34 9 11 9 3 2 8  

BATTING
2B: Fuld (2, McClung), Fukudome (16, Smith, C).
HR: Lee, D 2 (14, 1st inning off McClung, 2 on, 0 out; 4th inning off Smith, C, 3 on, 1 out), Fox (3, 1st inning off McClung, 0 on, 1 out), Soto, G (8, 4th inning off McClung, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Theriot 2; Fox 4; Fontenot; Bradley; Fukudome 2; Fuld 3; Lee, D 8; Soto, G 4.
RBI: Lee, D 7 (48), Fox (12), Soto, G (26).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Theriot; Dempster; Fox.
SAC: Dempster.
Team RISP: 3-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Fontenot (5, fielding).
DP: (Fontenot-Theriot-Lee, D).

 
Milwaukee IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
McClung (L, 3-2) 3.1 7 7 7 2 1 3 4.59
Smith, C 2.2 4 2 2 1 1 1 2.50
Narveson 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.00
DiFelice 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.72
 
Chi Cubs IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Dempster (W, 5-5) 6.2 8 4 3 2 9 2 4.09
Marshall, S 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.37
Heilman 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.04
Marmol 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.76

HBP: Hart (by Heilman).
Pitches-strikes: McClung 85-50, Smith, C 50-29, Narveson 11-6, DiFelice 13-7, Dempster 109-68, Marshall, S 4-3, Heilman 21-11, Marmol 20-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: McClung 6-3, Smith, C 4-0, Narveson 1-1, DiFelice 0-2, Dempster 9-2, Marshall, S 0-0, Heilman 0-1, Marmol 0-1.
Batters faced: McClung 19, Smith, C 13, Narveson 3, DiFelice 3, Dempster 30, Marshall, S 1, Heilman 6, Marmol 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Smith, C 2-2, Marshall, S 2-0.
Umpires: HP: James Hoye. 1B: Bill Welke. 2B: Tim Welke. 3B: Jim Reynolds.
Weather: 63 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:42.
Att: 40,545.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
July 2, 2009
July 2, 2009

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