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Scores      Lineups      Standings      League Leaders      Batter v. Pitcher
Chicago 3 At Pittsburgh 1

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chicago 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 6 1
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 1

Chicago
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
D. DeJesus CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
S. Castro SS 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 .500 .500 .500 0 0
A. Rizzo 1B  4 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 1.000 1 0
A. Soriano LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
N. Schierholtz RF 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 .500 .750 .500 0 0
W. Castillo C 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 2 0
L. Valbuena 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 2 0
B. Lillibridge 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 2 1
    A. Gonzalez 2B  1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
J. Samardzija 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 2 0
    C. Marmol 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    J. Russell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    K. Fujikawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Game Totals 33 6 2 0 1 3 3 1 15 2 0       11 1

Pittsburgh
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
S. Marte LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 0 0
    J. McDonald SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 1
G. Jones RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
A. McCutchen CF  3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 .333 .500 .667 1 0
P. Alvarez 3B  4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 3 0
G. Sanchez 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 2 0
    J. Harrison PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
N. Walker 2B 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 2 0
R. Martin C 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 3 0
C. Barmes SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
    J. Tabata PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
A. Burnett 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
    J. Wilson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    J. Hughes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    T. Snider PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    M. Melancon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Game Totals 31 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 10 1 0       13 1

Chicago
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
J. Samardzija (W, 1-0)  8.0 2 0 0 1 9 1 0 0 39 71 110 13/3 0.00 0.00 .130
C. Marmol (H, 1)  0.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 10 9 19 0/0 0.00 27.00 3.571
J. Russell (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 0/1 0.00 0.00 .000
K. Fujikawa (S, 1)  0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0/1 0.00 0.00 .000
Game Totals   3 1 1 2 10 1 0 0 51 85 136 13/5      

Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
A. Burnett (L, 0-1)  5.2 6 3 3 1 10 2 0 1 37 61 98 6/4 0.00 4.76 .523
J. Wilson 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 15 19 0/1 0.00 0.00 .000
J. Hughes 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 7 13 2/0 0.00 0.00 .000
M. Melancon   1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 8 9 1/1 0.00 0.00 .000
Game Totals   6 3 3 1 15 2 0 1 48 91 139 9/6      

Chicago
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
D. DeJesus CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
S. Castro SS 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 .500 .500 .500 0 0
A. Rizzo 1B  4 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 1.000 1 0
A. Soriano LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
N. Schierholtz RF 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 .500 .750 .500 0 0
W. Castillo C 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 2 0
L. Valbuena 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 2 0
B. Lillibridge 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 2 1
    A. Gonzalez 2B  1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
J. Samardzija 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 2 0
    C. Marmol 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    J. Russell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    K. Fujikawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
                                 

Pittsburgh
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
S. Marte LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 0 0
    J. McDonald SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 1
G. Jones RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
A. McCutchen CF  3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 .333 .500 .667 1 0
P. Alvarez 3B  4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 3 0
G. Sanchez 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 2 0
    J. Harrison PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
N. Walker 2B 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 2 0
R. Martin C 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 3 0
C. Barmes SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
    J. Tabata PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
A. Burnett 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1 0
    J. Wilson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    J. Hughes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    T. Snider PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
    M. Melancon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0
                                 

Chicago
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
J. Samardzija (W, 1-0)  8.0 2 0 0 1 9 1 0 0       4.33 0.00 0.00 .130
C. Marmol (H, 1)  0.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0       0.00 0.00 27.00 3.571
J. Russell (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0       0.00 0.00 0.00 .000
K. Fujikawa (S, 1)  0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0       0.00 0.00 0.00 .000
                                 

Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
A. Burnett (L, 0-1)  5.2 6 3 3 1 10 2 0 1       1.50 0.00 4.76 .523
J. Wilson 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0       0.00 0.00 0.00 .000
J. Hughes 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0       0.00 0.00 0.00 .000
M. Melancon   1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0       1.00 0.00 0.00 .000
                                 

Chicago
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
D. DeJesus CF      
S. Castro SS      
A. Rizzo 1B       
A. Soriano LF      
N. Schierholtz RF      
W. Castillo C      
L. Valbuena 3B      
B. Lillibridge 2B      
    A. Gonzalez 2B       
J. Samardzija      
    C. Marmol      
    J. Russell P      
    K. Fujikawa      
                                 

Pittsburgh
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
S. Marte LF      
    J. McDonald SS      
G. Jones RF      
A. McCutchen CF       
P. Alvarez 3B       
G. Sanchez 1B      
    J. Harrison PR      
N. Walker 2B      
R. Martin C      
C. Barmes SS      
    J. Tabata PH-LF      
A. Burnett      
    J. Wilson P      
    J. Hughes P      
    T. Snider PH      
    M. Melancon      
                                 

Chicago
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
J. Samardzija (W, 1-0)  8.0 2 0 0 1 9 1 0 0 39 71 110 13/3 0.00 0.00 .130
C. Marmol (H, 1)  0.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 10 9 19 0/0 0.00 27.00 3.571
J. Russell (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 0/1 0.00 0.00 .000
K. Fujikawa (S, 1)  0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0/1 0.00 0.00 .000
Game Totals   3 1 1 2 10 1 0 0 51 85 136 13/5      

Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
A. Burnett (L, 0-1)  5.2 6 3 3 1 10 2 0 1 37 61 98 6/4 0.00 4.76 .523
J. Wilson 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 15 19 0/1 0.00 0.00 .000
J. Hughes 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 7 13 2/0 0.00 0.00 .000
M. Melancon   1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 8 9 1/1 0.00 0.00 .000
Game Totals   6 3 3 1 15 2 0 1 48 91 139 9/6      

Chicago
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
D. DeJesus CF 94 14 0 0 0 9 6 13 21 0 0 .149 .289 .149    
S. Castro SS 150 44 8 2 2 16 13 16 23 3 6 .293 .361 .413    
A. Rizzo 1B  101 21 3 0 4 8 17 5 21 0 0 .208 .243 .356    
A. Soriano LF 131 34 6 0 8 14 25 15 40 1 0 .260 .342 .489    
N. Schierholtz RF 63 11 2 1 0 2 4 3 17 0 0 .175 .206 .238    
W. Castillo C 42 20 5 0 1 4 9 4 8 0 0 .476 .532 .667    
L. Valbuena 3B 56 11 4 0 1 7 9 9 15 0 0 .196 .303 .321    
B. Lillibridge 2B 87 16 3 0 3 13 6 5 24 2 0 .184 .234 .322    
    A. Gonzalez 2B  22 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .227 .227 .273    
J. Samardzija 14 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 .214 .214 .214    
    C. Marmol    
    J. Russell P    
    K. Fujikawa    
                                 

Pittsburgh
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
S. Marte LF 44 14 1 3 3 7 8 4 16 0 2 .318 .360 .682    
    J. McDonald SS 66 21 5 0 3 6 5 5 7 0 0 .318 .366 .530    
G. Jones RF 74 14 2 0 2 11 10 5 13 1 0 .189 .235 .297    
A. McCutchen CF  130 51 9 2 8 31 30 17 19 9 1 .392 .464 .677    
P. Alvarez 3B  140 29 6 0 6 11 23 11 58 1 0 .207 .270 .379    
G. Sanchez 1B 96 23 6 0 3 11 13 13 18 0 0 .240 .333 .396    
    J. Harrison PR 86 17 3 2 2 12 8 3 12 3 1 .198 .231 .349    
N. Walker 2B 118 29 5 0 0 13 15 13 19 2 2 .246 .314 .288    
R. Martin C 124 28 7 0 10 20 21 23 28 1 0 .226 .356 .524    
C. Barmes SS 95 26 6 0 1 9 7 13 18 0 0 .274 .373 .368    
    J. Tabata PH-LF 79 19 6 1 1 12 5 8 9 5 2 .241 .326 .380    
A. Burnett 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 .000 .000 .000    
    J. Wilson P    
    J. Hughes P    
    T. Snider PH 33 12 3 0 3 8 8 1 9 0 0 .364 .382 .727    
    M. Melancon    
                                 

Chicago
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
J. Samardzija   88.7 79 48 44 37 83 20 5 12 564 907 1471   1.31 4.47  
C. Marmol   28.3 23 13 13 19 36 5 0 3 228 319 547   1.48 4.13  
J. Russell 27.0 27 10 8 6 21 5 1 3 140 284 424   1.22 2.67  
K. Fujikawa      
                                 

Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
A. Burnett   100.7 97 42 39 34 89 14 2 11 540 979 1519   1.30 3.49  
J. Wilson 2.7 4 0 0 1 4 3 0 0 24 29 53   1.88 0.00  
J. Hughes 32.7 33 15 10 10 13 11 2 3 204 283 487   1.32 2.76  
M. Melancon   19.3 23 21 21 7 17 3 0 5 130 217 347   1.55 9.78  
T. Total 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.00 0.00  

Chicago
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
D. DeJesus CF 412 119 28 8 9 67 44 48 68 7 8 .289 .365 .461    
S. Castro SS 496 139 21 10 12 62 65 20 77 22 7 .280 .310 .435    
A. Rizzo 1B  236 75 12 0 11 36 31 22 41 3 2 .318 .383 .508    
A. Soriano LF 430 113 27 2 24 54 84 29 113 5 2 .263 .315 .502    
N. Schierholtz RF 178 51 6 4 6 18 17 20 29 3 2 .287 .360 .466    
W. Castillo C 128 25 6 0 4 12 13 13 43 0 0 .195 .273 .336    
L. Valbuena 3B 209 47 16 0 3 19 19 27 40 0 2 .225 .312 .344    
B. Lillibridge 2B 103 21 3 0 0 12 4 6 47 11 2 .204 .263 .233    
    A. Gonzalez 2B  32 8 1 1 0 7 3 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .344    
J. Samardzija 36 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 10 0 0 .056 .150 .056    
    C. Marmol    
    J. Russell P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000    
    K. Fujikawa    
                                 

Pittsburgh
  AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG LOB E
S. Marte LF 123 29 2 3 2 11 9 4 34 12 3 .236 .277 .350    
    J. McDonald SS 131 28 4 0 3 10 17 7 26 0 1 .214 .259 .313    
G. Jones RF 401 116 26 3 25 57 76 28 90 1 0 .289 .332 .556    
A. McCutchen CF  463 143 20 4 23 76 66 53 113 11 11 .309 .381 .518    
P. Alvarez 3B  385 99 19 1 24 53 62 46 122 0 0 .257 .334 .499    
G. Sanchez 1B 203 42 10 0 4 19 17 12 38 1 0 .207 .251 .315    
    J. Harrison PR 163 41 6 3 1 22 8 7 25 4 2 .252 .303 .344    
N. Walker 2B 354 103 22 0 14 49 54 34 85 5 3 .291 .352 .472    
R. Martin C 298 61 11 0 11 30 32 30 67 5 1 .205 .290 .352    
C. Barmes SS 360 78 10 1 7 25 38 7 88 0 2 .217 .243 .308    
    J. Tabata PH-LF 254 62 14 2 2 31 11 21 49 3 10 .244 .312 .339    
A. Burnett 53 4 0 0 0 1 2 3 27 0 0 .075 .125 .075    
    J. Wilson P    
    J. Hughes P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000    
    T. Snider PH 131 29 4 1 1 15 9 16 39 2 0 .221 .305 .290    
    M. Melancon    
                                 

Chicago
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
J. Samardzija   86.0 78 31 30 19 97 10 1 8 413 883 1296   1.13 3.14  
C. Marmol   27.0 17 11 8 26 36 5 0 1 241 322 563   1.59 2.67  
J. Russell 42.3 40 18 17 17 34 17 2 2 286 474 760   1.35 3.61  
K. Fujikawa      
                                 

Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K 2B 3B HR B S PIT GB/FB WHIP ERA BABIP
A. Burnett   101.7 92 44 40 28 91 16 0 7 555 968 1523   1.18 3.54  
J. Wilson 2.0 6 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 19 32 51   4.00 4.50  
J. Hughes 43.0 32 15 14 12 37 6 2 4 258 417 675   1.02 2.93  
M. Melancon   25.7 22 10 10 5 24 6 0 3 137 255 392   1.05 3.51  
T. Total 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0.00 0.00  

Latest Player News for Chicago
Carlos Marmol (CHI-N)
4/1/2013
Cubs manager Dale Sveum said after Monday's game that Marmol will remain the closer, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports. "He's still the closer," Sveum said. "I'm not making any changes or anything like that, he just didn't have it today."
Kyuji Fujikawa (CHI-N)
4/1/2013
Fujikawa earned his first Major League save Monday afternoon, coming on after Carlos Marmol could only retire one batter.
Carlos Marmol (CHI-N)
4/1/2013
Marmol got the call in a save situation on Opening Day, but was removed from the game after allowing a run and only retiring one batter.
Anthony Rizzo (CHI-N)
4/1/2013
Rizzo hit a home run in his first at bat of the season Monday, a two-run shot off of A.J. Burnett.
Jeff Samardzija (CHI-N)
4/1/2013
Samardzija was masterful on Opening Day, earning the win while hurling eight innings of shutout ball against the Pirates, striking out nine in the process.
Robert Whitenack (CHI-N) AA
4/1/2013
Whitenack was designated for assignment Monday, Jesse Rogers of ESPNChicago.com reports.
4/1/2013
Gonzalez had his contract purchased by the Cubs on Monday, Jesse Rogers of ESPNChicago.com reports.
Darwin Barney (CHI-N)
4/1/2013
Barney (knee) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday, Jesse Rogers of ESPNChicago.com reports.
4/1/2013
Gonzalez is expected to be recalled to replace Darwin Barney (knee) on the active roster, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
Darwin Barney (CHI-N)
4/1/2013
Barney (knee) is expected to be placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.
3/31/2013
Takahashi was added to the Cus' 40-man roster Sunday, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports.
3/31/2013
The Cubs purchased Lillibridge's contract from Triple-A Iowa on Sunday.
Brett Jackson (CHI-N) AAA
3/31/2013
Jackson was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Sunday.
Ian Stewart (CHI-N)
3/31/2013
Stewart (quadriceps) was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports.
Latest Player News for Pittsburgh
4/1/2013
Melancon struck out two in a scoreless ninth inning against the Cubs on Opening Day.
4/1/2013
McCutchen went 1-for-3 with a double and a stolen base against the Cubs on Monday.
4/1/2013
Alvarez knocked in the only run of the game for the Pirates on Opening Day, singling home Andrew McCutchen in the ninth.
A.J. Burnett (PIT)
4/1/2013
Burnett took the loss on Opening Day, allowing three runs on six hits over 5.2 innings, striking out 10.
Brandon Inge (PIT)
4/1/2013
Inge (shoulder) has an incomplete fracture in his right scapula, Michael Sanserino of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Gaby Sanchez (PIT)
3/31/2013
In an acknowledgement of his hot spring, Sanchez will start at first base Monday and hit fifth, even though the Cubs are throwing righty Jeff Samardzija.
3/31/2013
Snider will not start Monday on Opening Day, even though the Cubs are starting a right-handed pitcher (Jeff Samardzija).
3/31/2013
3/31/2013
Morton (elbow) was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday.
3/31/2013
Karstens (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday.
Brandon Inge (PIT)
3/31/2013
Inge (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday, retroactive to March 26.
3/31/2013
Liriano (arm) was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday.
3/30/2013
In a final tune-up against the Pirates' Double-A squad, McDonald made it through only two innings Saturday, allowing four runs on three hits, four walks and two wild pitches.
Neil Walker (PIT)
3/29/2013
Pirates manager, Clint Hurdle, is confident that Walker (herniated disc) is healthy heading into 2013. “There's been no health issues for Neil, whatsoever,” Hurdle told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “No setbacks. There's nothing he hasn't been able to do on the field.”
Other Box Scores
Boston 8
New York 2
Final

Miami 0
Washington 2
Final

San Diego 2
New York 11
Final

Chicago 3
Pittsburgh 1
Final

Colorado 4
Milwaukee 5
Final

Kansas City 0
Chicago 1
Final

Detroit 4
Minnesota 2
Final

Anaheim 3
Cincinnati 1
Final

San Francisco 0
Los Angeles 4
Final

Philadelphia 5
Atlanta 7
Final

Seattle 2
Oakland 0
Final

St. Louis 2
Arizona 6
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