Nyjer Morgan scores on Carlos Zambrano's wild pitch. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)
By Jenifer Langosch / MLB.com
Nyjer Morgan initiated the tying run in the seventh by singling, advancing to third on an error and scoring on a wild pitch that led to the ejection of Chicago starter Carlos Zambrano. But after Zach Duke yielded two runs over seven, the 'pen allowed three in the eighth to sink the Bucs.
a-Popped out for Guzman, A in the 7th. b-Doubled for Marmol in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Soriano, A (10, Duke), Blanco, A (1, Burnett, S), Fox (1, Burnett, S). 3B: Bradley
(1, Duke). HR: Johnson, Re (2, 8th inning off Chavez, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Soriano, A 2; Theriot 3; Bradley
3; Johnson, Re 4; Soto; Freel; Fontenot; Blanco, A 2; Zambrano; Fox 2. RBI: Bradley (14), Johnson, Re 2 (10), Blanco,
A (1), Fox (1). 2-out RBI: Blanco, A; Fox. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Soto; Johnson, Re;
Lee, D; Soriano, A. SAC: Theriot. GIDP: Lee, D. Team RISP: 1-for-8. Team LOB:
FIELDING E: Soriano, A (4, fielding). Outfield assists: Bradley (Sanchez, F at 1st
base). DP: (Bradley-Blanco, A-Lee, D).
WP: Zambrano. IBB: LaRoche, Ad (by Zambrano). Pitches-strikes: Duke 105-69, Chavez 8-6, Burnett,
S 19-12, Zambrano 114-70, Guzman, A 8-5, Marmol 17-11, Gregg 22-13. Groundouts-flyouts: Duke 9-6, Chavez 0-1, Burnett,
S 0-1, Zambrano 6-1, Guzman, A 0-1, Marmol 0-2, Gregg 0-1. Batters faced: Duke 30, Chavez 3, Burnett, S 4, Zambrano
29, Guzman, A 2, Marmol 4, Gregg 4. Inherited runners-scored: Burnett, S 1-1. Ejections: Chicago Cubs
pitcher Carlos Zambrano ejected by HP umpire Mark Carlson (7th). Umpires: HP: Mark Carlson. 1B: Tim Tschida. 2B:
Bob Davidson. 3B: Jeff Nelson. Weather: 53 degrees, sunny. Wind: 4 mph, In from CF. T: 2:38. Att:
38,314. May 27, 2009
Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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