Kosuke Fukudome is congratulated after scoring in the first. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)
By Andrew Simon / MLB.com
The Cubs are out of the NL playoff race, but haven't stopped competing, as they won for the seventh time in nine games due to Ryan Dempster and some sloppy Bucs defense, as Dempster tossed his third career shutout in the victory.
a-Flied out for Hart, K in the 5th. b-Doubled for Bootcheck in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: LaRoche, An 2 (28, Dempster, Dempster), Walker (1, Dempster). TB: LaRoche, An 4;
Young, D 2; Walker 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cruz; Jones, G 2; Milledge. GIDP: Moss. Team
RISP: 0-for-8. Team LOB: 6.
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