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Southpaws carry Cubs in extra innings

Three straight lefties -- including back-to-back pinch-hits -- in the 10th put the Cubs up, and after Kosuke Fukudome scored an insurance run, Carlos Marmol survived the 10th to lift Chicago over Texas.

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MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Theriot, 2B5000004.307
Castro, S, SS4111112.357
Lee, D, 1B5001013.216
Byrd, CF4100100.315
Ramirez, Ar, DH5000044.160
Soriano, A, LF4112010.319
Hill, K, C0000000.200
Nady, RF3020010.233
Colvin, RF-LF1110000.317
Soto, G, C3000002.272
a-Fukudome, PH-RF1110000.306
Baker, Je, 3B3020011.241
b-Fontenot, PH-3B1011000.309
Totals395952916.266
a-Singled for Soto, G in the 10th. b-Singled for Baker, Je in the 10th.
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Andrus, SS5100002.312
Young, M, 3B5010021.315
Kinsler, 2B5011011.316
Guerrero, DH5221011.341
Hamilton, LF4020000.290
Cruz, N, RF3122100.337
Smoak, 1B3000124.172
Ramirez, M, C3000013.276
Treanor, C1000012.212
Borbon, CF3010000.230
a-Murphy, Dv, PH0000100.229
Totals374943814.269
a-Walked for Borbon in the 10th.
BATTING
2B: Baker, Je (2, Holland, D), Colvin (5, O'Day).
HR: Soriano, A (8, 2nd inning off Holland, D, 1 on, 1 out), Castro, S (2, 3rd inning off Holland, D, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Baker, Je 3; Castro, S 4; Fontenot; Fukudome; Colvin 2; Soriano, A 4; Nady 2.
RBI: Soriano, A 2 (25), Castro, S (11), Fontenot (13), Lee, D (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Castro, S; Lee, D; Ramirez, Ar 2.
GIDP: Soto, G.
Team RISP: 3-for-11.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Theriot (8, 2nd base off Oliver, D/Ramirez, M).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Castro, S-Theriot-Lee, D, Lee, D).

BATTING
2B: Hamilton (13, Marshall, S).
HR: Guerrero (10, 4th inning off Wells, 0 on, 1 out), Cruz, N (9, 4th inning off Wells, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Kinsler; Hamilton 3; Guerrero 5; Cruz, N 5; Borbon; Young, M.
RBI: Cruz, N 2 (33), Guerrero (37), Kinsler (9).
2-out RBI: Cruz, N; Kinsler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Treanor.
GIDP: Ramirez, M.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Smoak (2, fielding), Holland, D (1, pickoff).
DP: (Andrus-Kinsler-Smoak).

Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wells8.17331623.99
Marshall, S(W, 4-1)0.21001102.05
Marmol(S, 8)1.01111101.66
Totals10.09443824.16
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Holland, D6.04320522.60
Ray1.01000002.75
Oliver, D1.01000101.59
Francisco, F1.00000204.58
O'Day(L, 1-2)0.03220001.53
Nippert1.00002105.11
Totals10.09542924.04
O'Day pitched to 3 batters in the 10th.

IBB: Castro, S (by Nippert), Cruz, N (by Marshall, S).
Pitches-strikes: Wells 105-73, Marshall, S 12-6, Marmol 22-15, Holland, D 103-67, Ray 8-4, Oliver, D 16-10, Francisco, F 8-7, O'Day 9-8, Nippert 22-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Wells 12-1, Marshall, S 0-0, Marmol 2-0, Holland, D 7-4, Ray 1-1, Oliver, D 2-0, Francisco, F 0-0, O'Day 0-0, Nippert 2-0.
Batters faced: Wells 31, Marshall, S 4, Marmol 5, Holland, D 23, Ray 3, Oliver, D 4, Francisco, F 3, O'Day 3, Nippert 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Nippert 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Dale Scott. 1B: Jerry Meals. 2B: Mark Wegner. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 87 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, R to L.
T: 3:08.
Att: 46,180.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
May 22, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media