Game 7 . Cubs at Nationals


Kris Bryant jacked one out of the ballyard and had 4 RBI at Nationals Park
where the Chicago (NL) Cubs beat the Washington Nationals in 11 innings 6 to
5.

Both teams were tied at 5 runs apiece after nine innings. Chicago (NL) was
victorious in the 11th inning. Jorge Soler drew a walk. Dexter Fowler was
next to the plate, but was promptly struck out. Ben Zobrist got his turn
next, but he was a strikeout victim. Bryant came up and he drew a walk.
Anthony Rizzo came to the plate and doubled scoring the run. The Washington
batters went down meekly in the bottom of the 11th.

Carl Edwards Jr(1-0) went 2 innings allowing no runs for the victory. Edwards
Jr got help from Aroldis Chapman who earned his 8th save. Marc
Rzepczynski(0-1) was hit with the loss in relief.

The Chicago (NL) ballclub’s record now stands at a division leading 12-6.
With the loss Washington now has a record of 12-6.


BOXSCORE: 2016 Chicago (NL) Cubs At 2016 Washington Nationals      10/23/2016

  Cubs               AB  R  H RBI AVG     Nationals          AB  R  H RBI AVG
  D.Fowler CF         6  1  2  0 .319     T.Turner CF         5  1  1  2 .312  
  B.Zobrist LF        5  3  3  1 .209     A.Rendon 3B         4  0  1  1 .232  
  K.Bryant 3B         5  1  3  4 .246     J.Werth LF          4  0  0  0 .180  
  A.Rizzo 1B          5  0  1  1 .182     M.Melancon P        0  0  0  0 ----  
  M.Montero C         3  0  0  0 .000   F-W.Difo PH           1  0  0  0 .500  
B-D.Ross PH,C         2  0  0  0 .208     M.Rzepczynski P     0  0  0  0 ----  
  J.Baez 2B           5  0  0  0 .265     D.Murphy 2B         5  1  1  0 .329  
  A.Russell SS        5  0  0  0 .145     W.Ramos C           4  0  1  1 .258  
  J.Heyward RF        5  0  0  0 .083     B.Harper RF         5  0  0  0 .153  
  J.Lester P          3  0  2  0 .214     D.Espinosa SS       4  2  1  0 .091  
  P.Strop P           0  0  0  0 .000     R.Zimmerman 1B      2  1  1  0 .200  
D-A.Almora PH         1  0  0  0 .303     M.Scherzer P        0  0  0  0 .200  
  C.Edwards Jr P      0  0  0  0 ----   A-C.Heisey PH         1  0  0  1 .286  
G-J.Soler PH          0  1  0  0 .059     B.Treinen P         0  0  0  0 ----  
  A.Chapman P         0  0  0  0 .000     S.Solis P           0  0  0  0 ----  
                                        C-M.Taylor PH         1  0  0  0 .214  
                                          M.Belisle P         0  0  0  0 .000  
                                        E-B.Revere LF         1  0  0  0 .500  
                     -- -- -- ---                            -- -- -- ---      
         Totals      45  6 11  6                 Totals      37  5  6  5

A-Pinch Hit For Scherzer In 5th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Montero In 7th Inning
C-Pinch Hit For Solis In 7th Inning
D-Pinch Hit For Strop In 9th Inning
E-Subbed Defensively (LF) For Belisle In 9th Inning
F-Pinch Hit For Melancon In 10th Inning
G-Pinch Hit For Edwards Jr In 11th Inning

Cubs............ 3 0 1  0 1 0  0 0 0  0 1 -  6 11  1
Nationals....... 0 0 0  1 1 0  3 0 0  0 0 -  5  6  2

Cubs (12-6)              IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR  PC    ERA
J.Lester                  6 1/3   5   5   5   3   5   0 103   3.48
P.Strop BS(1st)           1 2/3   0   0   0   0   2   0  16   1.29
C.Edwards Jr WIN(1-0)     2       1   0   0   0   3   0  19   5.68
A.Chapman SAVE(8th)       1       0   0   0   0   2   0  13   0.00
Totals                   11       6   5   5   3  12   0

Nationals (12-6)         IP       H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR  PC    ERA
M.Scherzer                5       7   5   5   0   7   2  73   3.86
B.Treinen                 1 1/3   2   0   0   0   0   0  24   2.70
S.Solis                   0 2/3   0   0   0   0   1   0   6   7.36
M.Belisle                 1 1/3   1   0   0   1   0   0  29   0.60
M.Melancon                1 2/3   0   0   0   1   0   0  24   0.79
M.Rzepczynsk LOSS(0-1)    1       1   1   1   2   2   0  18   6.75
Totals                   11      11   6   6   4  10   2

ATTENDANCE- 37,730 DATE- Sunday, October 23rd 2016 TIME- Night WEATHER- Bad
UMPIRES- Jim Reynolds, Brian Knight, Manny Gonzalez, Fieldin Culbreth
T- 4:08
LEFT ON BASE- Cubs:10  Nationals: 5
DOUBLE PLAYS- Cubs: 1  Nationals: 0
ERRORS- A.Russell, A.Rendon, D.Espinosa
DOUBLES- B.Zobrist-2(5th), A.Rizzo(7th), J.Lester, D.Murphy(8th),
         R.Zimmerman(3rd)
TRIPLES- T.Turner(3rd)
HOME RUNS- B.Zobrist(1st), K.Bryant(5th)
RBIs- B.Zobrist(6th), K.Bryant-4(14th), A.Rizzo(6th), T.Turner-2(7th),
      A.Rendon(7th), W.Ramos(10th), C.Heisey(3rd)
SACRIFICE HITS- M.Scherzer
SACRIFICE FLIES- A.Rendon
WALKS- B.Zobrist, K.Bryant, A.Rizzo, J.Soler, W.Ramos, R.Zimmerman-2
HIT BY PITCH- D.Espinosa
STRIKE OUTS- D.Fowler, B.Zobrist, A.Rizzo, M.Montero, D.Ross, J.Baez-2,
             A.Russell-2, J.Lester, T.Turner, A.Rendon-2, D.Murphy-2, W.Ramos-2,
             D.Espinosa-3, M.Taylor, B.Revere
GIDP- B.Harper
WILD PITCHES- S.Solis
2-out RBI- W.Ramos, A.Rizzo
RLISP 2-out- D.Fowler-2, A.Russell, T.Turner, A.Rendon, B.Harper, D.Ross-3
TEAM RISP- Cubs: 3 for 12  Nationals: 2 for 8

Kr

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