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Cubs rise, then fall
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Phillies 4, Cubs 3
After initially losing the ball in the lights, Milton Bradley makes a sliding grab. (AP)
On a night when Rich Harden was perfect into the sixth, Milton Bradley thrilled the Wrigley faithful with a game-tying RBI single in the ninth. However, Kevin Gregg gave up a homer to Ben Francisco in the 12th as the Cubs remained three games behind the Cards in the NL Central.
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Series at a glance:
PHI
Philadelphia (62-48)
Won 1
Philadelphia 4, Chi Cubs 3   CHC
Chi Cubs (58-53)
Lost 3
August 11, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   R   H   E 
Philadelphia
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1   4 3 0
Chi Cubs
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   3 10 0
Standings thru 8/11/09  |  Recap: PHI | CHC  |  Gameday  |  Phillies stats  |  Cubs stats
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 5 1 1 2 0 0 1 .244
Victorino, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .309
Utley, 2B 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .292
Howard, 1B 4 0 1 1 1 2 0 .263
Ibanez, LF 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .297
Francisco, B, RF 5 1 1 1 0 1 2 .251
Feliz, 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .282
Ruiz, C 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 .227
Happ, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .100
  Park, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
  a-Dobbs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254
  Madson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Lidge, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Stairs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218
  Walker, T, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Eyre, S, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Werth, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .261
  Durbin, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Totals 39 4 3 4 5 9 12  

a-Flied out for Park in the 8th. b-Grounded out for Lidge in the 10th. c-Struck out for Eyre, S in the 12th.

BATTING
HR: Rollins (14, 6th inning off Harden, 1 on, 2 out), Francisco, B (12, 12th inning off Gregg, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Howard; Rollins 4; Francisco, B 4.
RBI: Rollins 2 (54), Howard (81), Francisco, B (37).
2-out RBI: Rollins 2; Howard.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Feliz 2; Ibanez 2.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Feliz-Utley-Howard, Utley-Rollins-Howard).

 
Chi Cubs AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Theriot, SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .296
Bradley, RF 6 1 2 1 0 2 1 .267
Lee, D, 1B 3 1 0 0 3 1 2 .286
Fox, 3B 5 0 2 1 1 0 2 .305
Soto, G, C 4 0 0 0 2 2 3 .221
Soriano, A, LF 5 0 0 1 0 0 2 .247
Baker, Je, 2B 5 0 4 0 0 1 2 .253
Fuld, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .286
  Guzman, A, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Miles, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .195
  Gregg, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Harden, P 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .235
  Marmol, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Grabow, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Fukudome, CF 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 .275
Totals 42 3 10 3 7 10 21  

a-Grounded into a forceout for Guzman, A in the 10th.

BATTING
2B: Bradley (12, Happ).
TB: Bradley 3; Baker, Je 4; Theriot; Fox 2; Fuld.
RBI: Fox (29), Soriano, A (50), Bradley (29).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Soto, G; Theriot; Fuld; Fox.
SAC: Theriot.
SF: Soriano, A.
GIDP: Soriano, A, Fuld.
Team RISP: 2-for-8.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bradley (2, 2nd base off Lidge/Ruiz).

 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Happ 6.0 7 2 2 4 3 0 2.75
Park 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4.85
Madson (H, 18) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.13
Lidge (BS, 7) 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 7.29
Walker, T 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.41
Eyre, S (W, 2-1) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.80
Durbin (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.53
 
Chi Cubs IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Harden 7.0 2 2 2 2 6 1 4.30
Marmol 0.2 0 1 1 3 0 0 3.69
Grabow 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.12
Guzman, A 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.52
Gregg (L, 4-4) 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 4.02

HBP: Victorino (by Marmol).
Pitches-strikes: Happ 100-61, Park 18-11, Madson 14-9, Lidge 19-9, Walker, T 7-6, Eyre, S 12-8, Durbin 16-6, Harden 87-54, Marmol 28-12, Grabow 3-3, Guzman, A 26-20, Gregg 29-19.
Groundouts-flyouts: Happ 5-3, Park 1-0, Madson 1-0, Lidge 1-1, Walker, T 1-0, Eyre, S 1-2, Durbin 0-2, Harden 5-4, Marmol 0-2, Grabow 0-0, Guzman, A 5-1, Gregg 1-1.
Batters faced: Happ 27, Park 4, Madson 4, Lidge 5, Walker, T 3, Eyre, S 4, Durbin 4, Harden 25, Marmol 6, Grabow 1, Guzman, A 6, Gregg 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Eyre, S 1-0, Grabow 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Ron Kulpa. 1B: Jerry Meals. 2B: Mark Carlson. 3B: Dale Scott.
Weather: 65 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, In from LF.
T: 3:18.
Att: 41,477.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
August 11, 2009
August 11, 2009

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