10:00 PM ET, October 4, 2007
Chase Field, Phoenix, Arizona
• Goats so far: Chicago's Alfonso Soriano, Aramis Ramirez and Derrek Lee have combined to go 4-for-27 through two games in the series.
• Young and successful: Three of Young's four hits in 22 regular-season at-bats this season against the Cubs were home runs.
• Unsung heroes: Eric Byrnes was 1-for-3 with a triple and an RBI and Stephen Drew chipped in with a 2-for-5 showing at the plate with two RBIs and scored a run.
• Quotable: "You feel like you're floating on air when you're running around the bases. There's no feeling like it." -- Young on his three-run homer
-- ESPN.com news services
Diamondbacks 8, Cubs 4
Following Thursday's loss to the Diamondbacks, the Cubs have fallen behind 0-2 in six postseason series in team history. Based on Chicago's last five 0-2 deficits, things don't usually end well for the Cubs.
|1998||NLDS vs. Braves||Lost series in 3 games|
|1938||World Series vs. Yankees||Lost series in 4 games|
|1932||World Series vs. Yankees||Lost series in 4 games|
|1929||World Series vs Athletics||Lost series in 5 games|
|1910||World Series vs Athletics||Lost series in 5 games|
Cubs RHP Kerry Wood, who made a comeback this year from a career-threatening shoulder injury, pitched two scoreless innings and became the 20th player in franchise history to appear in three postseasons -- 1998, 2003 and 2007. ... With scattered showers in the area, the roof at Chase Field was closed. ... The crowd of 48,575 was not a sellout.
|2nd||G Soto homered to left, M Murton scored.||2||0|
|2nd||C Young homered to left, C Snyder and J Upton scored.||2||3|
|2nd||E Byrnes tripled to deep center, S Drew scored.||2||4|
|4th||S Drew tripled to deep right, A Ojeda and C Young scored.||2||6|
|5th||A Ojeda singled to shallow center, M Reynolds scored, J Upton to third.||2||7|
|5th||D Davis sacrificed into fielder's choice to pitcher, J Upton scored, A Ojeda to second.||2||8|
|6th||D Ward doubled to deep center, M DeRosa and J Jones scored.||4||8|
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|Stadium||Chase Field, Phoenix, AZ|
|Attendance||48,575 (99.9% full) - % is based on regular season capacity|
|Umpires||Home Plate - Sam Holbrook, First Base - Greg Gibson, Second Base - Mike Everitt, Third Base - Mike Reilly|