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Cubs 8

(17-15, 7-8 away)

Royals 8

(16-11, 9-4 home)

    4:05 PM ET, March 30, 2009

    Surprise Stadium, Surprise, Arizona 

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    CHC 0001220030 8 - -
    KC 0201200300 8 - -
     
    
    CHICAGO CUBS (8) AT KANSAS CITY (8)
    
     CHICAGO CUBS     AB  R  H BI  KANSAS CITY      AB  R  H BI
     A Soriano lf      4  0  0  0  C Crisp cf        5  0  1  0 
     A Rundle lf       1  0  0  0  D DeJesus lf      5  1  2  1 
     K Fukudome cf     5  1  1  2  M Teahen 2b       5  1  1  1 
     J Samardzija p    0  0  0  0  J Guillen rf      1  1  0  0 
     R Theriot ph      1  0  0  0  W Bloomquist rf   3  1  2  0 
     J Berg p          0  0  0  0  M Jacobs 1b       5  0  0  0 
     M Hoffpauir 1b    6  0  1  2  B Butler dh       5  1  1  1 
     M Bradley dh      4  1  4  0  M Maier pr-dh     0  0  0  0 
     J Gathright pr-dh 0  1  0  0  A Gordon 3b       5  2  2  3 
     A Ramirez 3b      4  0  1  0  M Olivo c         3  0  0  0 
     K Reynolds 3b     1  0  1  1  M Aviles ss       4  1  1  0 
     M Fontenot 2b     3  0  0  1  K Davies p        0  0  0  0 
     R Johnson rf      5  1  1  0  D Waechter p      0  0  0  0 
     K Hill c          4  1  2  0  J Cruz p          0  0  0  0 
     A Miles ss        5  3  3  2  K Farnsworth p    0  0  0  0 
     R Harden p        0  0  0  0  J Soria p         0  0  0  0 
     A Heilman p       0  0  0  0  V Marte p         0  0  0  0 
     C Marmol p        0  0  0  0  
     A Guzman p        0  0  0  0  
     J Waddell p       0  0  0  0  
     TOTALS           43  8 14  8  TOTALS           41  8 10  6
    
     CHICAGO CUBS              000 122 003 0--  8
     KANSAS CITY               020 120 030 0--  8
    
     E--K Fukudome. LOB--CHICAGO CUBS 10, KANSAS CITY 
     5. 2B--A Ramirez, K Reynolds, M Bradley. HR--A 
     Miles 1 (1) (off D Waechter), K Fukudome 1 (1) 
     (off J Soria), A Gordon 2 (5) (off R Harden), M 
     Teahen 1 (6) (off R Harden). SB--A Rundle 1 (1), C
     Crisp 1 (4). SF--M Fontenot.
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      CHICAGO CUBS
     R Harden                       4 2-3   4   5   5   2   4   3
     A Heilman                        1-3   0   0   0   0   1   0
     C Marmol                           1   0   0   0   0   2   0
     A Guzman                       1 1-3   3   2   1   0   2   0
     J Waddell                        1-3   0   0   0   0   0   0
     J Samardzija                   1 1-3   2   1   0   0   3   0
     J Berg                             1   1   0   0   0   1   0
      KANSAS CITY
     K Davies                       5 2-3   8   4   4   1   3   0
     D Waechter                         1   1   1   1   1   0   1
     J Cruz                           1-3   0   0   0   0   1   0
     K Farnsworth                       1   0   0   0   0   2   0
     J Soria                          2-3   4   3   3   1   0   1
     V Marte                        1 1-3   1   0   0   1   0   0
    
     WP--K Davies 2. SO--CHC: A Ramirez 2, M Fontenot 
     2, K Hill, R Johnson. KC: M Teahen 4, M Olivo 2, M
     Jacobs 2, M Aviles, C Crisp, A Gordon, B Butler, D
     DeJesus. BB--CHC: M Bradley, A Rundle, M Fontenot,
     K Hill. KC: J Guillen, M Olivo. T--3:27. A--8,859.
    

    Game Information

    StadiumSurprise Stadium, Surprise, AZ
    Umpires, Second Base - Angel Campos, Third Base - Chris Tiller