THESHOW
CINCINNATI REDS AT CHICAGO (N) CUBS
09/08/2024
 
THESHOW
CINCINNATI REDS AT CHICAGO (N) CUBS
GAME ID: 2588 - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH, 2024 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati Reds (72-62) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 1
Chicago (N) Cubs (79-56) 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 3 5 0
Reds Fall Short, 3-2, at Chicago (N)
The Chicago (N) Cubs got a good effort from starter Michael Matuella in defeating the Cincinnati Reds at Wrigley Field. The final score was 3-2. Kyle Crockett closed it out for his 2nd save. Chicago (N), at 79-56, sits in second place in the National League Central Division.

Chicago (N) catcher Reese McGuire made his contribution to the Cubs cause with a run-scoring single in the bottom of the first inning. For the day, McGuire went 1-2 with a walk.

Matuella said the team appreciates the support from the fans. "I'm glad we could reward them with a good win," he said after the game.
CINCINNATI BATTING LINESCORES CHICAGO (N) BATTING LINESCORES
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
S. Hayes 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .245 2 10
C. Taladay C 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .214 19 49
M. Smith SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .294 27 80
C. Diaz 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .288 27 94
C. Hughes RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .241 21 55
O. Ghezzi LF 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .267 23 59
F. Baleia 3B 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .177 1 16
V. Roldán CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .259 7 38
D. Bundy P 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .191 0 4
   M. Long P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
Totals 34 2 8 2 1 5 13      
BATTING
Doubles: V. Roldán (27, 5th Inning off M. Matuella, 0 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: O. Ghezzi (23, 9th Inning off M. Montgomery, 1 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: S. Hayes 2 , C. Diaz 2 , M. Smith , O. Ghezzi 5 , V. Roldán 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Bundy , C. Hughes 2
Team LOB: 5

FIELDING
Errors: D. Bundy (4)
Double Plays: 1 (Hayes-Smith-Diaz)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
M. Standifer 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .236 7 27
C. Yelich LF 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .291 8 56
P. Cooper RF 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 .306 23 78
A. Meadows CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .294 12 73
A. Russell 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .229 12 50
R. McGuire C 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .276 7 54
M. White 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .263 1 11
J. Carlisle SS 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 .296 10 51
M. Matuella P 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .119 0 2
   a-A. Rizzo PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301 20 81
   M. Hart P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   M. Montgomery P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   K. Crockett P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
Totals 28 3 5 3 3 8 10      
a - A. Rizzo pinch hit for M. Matuella in the 7th

BATTING
Home Runs: C. Yelich (8, 1st Inning off D. Bundy, 1 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: M. Matuella , M. Standifer , M. White , R. McGuire , C. Yelich 4
2-out RBI: R. McGuire
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: P. Cooper , J. Carlisle , C. Yelich
GIDP: A. Russell
Sac Bunt: A. Rizzo
Team LOB: 5

BASERUNNING
SB: M. Standifer (19)
CINCINNATI PITCHING LINESCORES CHICAGO (N) PITCHING LINESCORES
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
D. Bundy L (9-10) 7.0 5 3 2 3 7 1 97 61 4.77
M. Long 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 15 8 4.99
PITCHING
Game Score: D. Bundy 61
Batters Faced: D. Bundy 29, M. Long 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: D. Bundy 9-4, M. Long 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: D. Bundy 97-61, M. Long 15-8
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
M. Matuella W (10-4) 7.0 6 0 0 1 5 0 119 73 3.50
M. Hart H (5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 8 3.86
M. Montgomery H (1) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 5 5 4.10
K. Crockett SV (2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 5 3.45
PITCHING
Game Score: M. Matuella 69
Batters Faced: M. Matuella 27, M. Hart 3, M. Montgomery 3, K. Crockett 2
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: M. Matuella 9-6, M. Hart 2-1, M. Montgomery 0-1, K. Crockett 0-2
Pitches - Strikes: M. Matuella 119-73, M. Hart 12-8, M. Montgomery 5-5, K. Crockett 9-5
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Michael Matuella
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Weather: Clear skies (73 degrees), wind blowing in from right at 15 mph
Start Time: 4:10 pm EST
Time: 2:35
Attendance: 41008
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