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Lee, Howard deliver
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Phillies 6, Cubs 1
Ryan Howard watches the flight of his three-run homer in the fourth. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)
Cliff Lee improved to 3-0 with Philly after yet another dominant start, and Ryan Howard hit a three-run blast, snapping a 57 at-bat homer drought, as the Phillies, who remain 4 1/2 ahead of the Marlins in the NL East, completed their first sweep at Wrigley Field since 1984.
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Series at a glance:
PHI
Philadelphia (64-48)
Won 3
Philadelphia 6, Chi Cubs 1   CHC
Chi Cubs (58-55)
Lost 5
August 13, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Philadelphia
0 0 0 4 0 1 1 0 0   6 10 0
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   1 6 0
Standings thru 8/13/09  |  Recap: PHI | CHC  |  Gameday  |  Phillies stats  |  Cubs stats
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .244
Victorino, CF 5 2 2 0 0 1 3 .311
Utley, 2B 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 .299
Howard, 1B 3 2 2 3 1 1 1 .266
Werth, RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .260
Francisco, B, LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .248
Feliz, 3B 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .289
Bako, C 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .175
Lee, Cl, P 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .214
  a-Stairs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .215
  Madson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 6 10 6 3 9 12  

a-Grounded into a forceout for Lee, Cl in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Lee, Cl (2, Dempster), Victorino (29, Dempster).
HR: Howard (27, 4th inning off Dempster, 2 on, 0 out), Feliz (9, 4th inning off Dempster, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Howard 5; Victorino 3; Lee, Cl 2; Feliz 6; Utley 2.
RBI: Howard 3 (85), Feliz 2 (59), Utley (74).
2-out RBI: Feliz 2; Utley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Utley; Victorino.
GIDP: Werth.
Team RISP: 3-for-7.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Howard (5, 2nd base off Dempster/Soto, G).

FIELDING
DP: (Lee, Cl-Rollins-Howard).

 
Chi Cubs AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Theriot, SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .299
Fukudome, CF 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .275
Bradley, RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .263
  Fuld, RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
Lee, D, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .284
Fox, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .296
Soriano, A, LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .244
Soto, G, C 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .216
Baker, Je, 2B 2 1 2 0 2 0 0 .275
Dempster, P 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .073
  a-Miles, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .191
  Berg, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Fontenot, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .229
Totals 31 1 6 1 4 10 17  

a-Struck out for Dempster in the 7th. b-Struck out for Berg in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Baker, Je (6, Lee, Cl).
TB: Baker, Je 3; Theriot; Fox; Fukudome; Soriano, A.
RBI: Theriot (46).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Dempster 2; Fukudome.
SAC: Dempster.
GIDP: Bradley.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Fukudome (Utley at 2nd base).
DP: (Theriot-Lee, D).

 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Lee, Cl (W, 10-9) 8.0 6 1 1 3 8 0 2.86
Madson 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.07
 
Chi Cubs IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Dempster (L, 6-6) 7.0 8 6 6 2 8 2 4.23
Berg 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0.00

Pitches-strikes: Lee, Cl 122-82, Madson 24-15, Dempster 110-74, Berg 27-16.
Groundouts-flyouts: Lee, Cl 6-6, Madson 1-0, Dempster 5-6, Berg 2-2.
Batters faced: Lee, Cl 32, Madson 4, Dempster 30, Berg 8.
Umpires: HP: Mark Carlson. 1B: Dale Scott. 2B: Ron Kulpa. 3B: Jerry Meals.
Weather: 75 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:29.
Att: 41,100.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
August 13, 2009
August 13, 2009

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