Ryan Dempster exited after allowing six runs in four innings tonight. (Paul Beaty/AP)
By Carrie Muskat / MLB.com
The Cubs finally seemed to cure their offensive woes, breaking out for seven runs. Milton Bradley led the charge with a two-run double and two-run homer, but the pitching staff was not at its best as the North Siders dropped their eighth straight.
a-Flied out for Maholm in the 5th. b-Walked for Chavez in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Sanchez, F (17, Dempster), Jaramillo (8, Dempster), LaRoche, Ad (14, Cotts), LaRoche, An (11,
Cotts). 3B: Morgan (4, Heilman). HR: Sanchez, F (4, 4th inning off Dempster, 1 on, 2 out), McLouth (8,
6th inning off Cotts, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Morgan 3; Sanchez, F 10; McLouth 4; LaRoche, Ad 3; Moss; LaRoche, An 4;
Jaramillo 4; Wilson, Ja. RBI: LaRoche, Ad 2 (22), Moss (11), Wilson, Ja (16), Sanchez, F 3 (16), McLouth 2 (31),
LaRoche, An (21). 2-out RBI: LaRoche, Ad; Sanchez, F 3; LaRoche, An. Runners left in scoring position, 2
out: Monroe 2; Jaramillo; LaRoche, Ad; Moss 3; Morgan. SAC: Maholm. GIDP: Wilson, Ja; LaRoche, An. Team
RISP: 6-for-17. Team LOB: 13.
BASERUNNING SB: Sanchez, F (4, 2nd base off Heilman/Soto).
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