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Saturday, June 18, 2016:
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Mercer, SS4222020.267
Harrison, 2B4000014.298
McCutchen, CF3011100.244
Kang, 3B3010111.281
1-Marte, S, PR-LF0000000.332
Freese, 1B-3B3120101.292
Joyce, LF3010013.287
a-Rogers, J, PH1000011.071
Melancon, P0000000.000
Rodriguez, S, RF4010011.252
Kratz, C4000013.045
Niese, P3000023.083
Hughes, P0000000.000
Feliz, N, P0000000.000
Jaso, 1B1000000.284
Totals3338331017.267
a-Struck out for Joyce in the 8th. 1-Ran for Kang in the 8th.
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Fowler, CF1000000.290
Almora Jr., CF4000001.360
Heyward, RF3000000.231
Bryant, LF3111101.274
Rizzo, 1B3121101.264
Zobrist, 2B2010200.315
Baez, J, 3B4110016.254
Russell, SS3000121.231
Ross, D, C1112200.245
Lester, P2000023.067
a-Coghlan, PH1000000.153
Strop, P0000000.000
Wood, T, P0000000.000
Rondon, P1000011.000
Totals284647614.255
a-Lined out for Lester in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Mercer (9, Lester); Joyce (6, Lester).
HR: Mercer (3, 1st inning off Lester, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Freese 2; Joyce 2; Kang; McCutchen; Mercer 6; Rodriguez, S.
RBI: McCutchen (27); Mercer 2 (24).
2-out RBI: Mercer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez, S; Harrison 2; Joyce.
GIDP: Kang.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: McCutchen (2, 2nd base off Lester/Ross, D).
CS: McCutchen (4, 3rd base by Lester/Ross, D).

FIELDING
DP: (Mercer-Harrison-Freese).


BATTING
2B: Baez, J (8, Niese); Rizzo (15, Niese).
HR: Rizzo (16, 2nd inning off Niese, 0 on, 0 out); Bryant (16, 5th inning off Niese, 0 on, 2 out); Ross, D (5, 6th inning off Niese, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Bryant 4; Baez, J 2; Rizzo 6; Ross, D 4; Zobrist.
RBI: Bryant (46); Rizzo (50); Ross, D 2 (22).
2-out RBI: Bryant.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lester 2; Baez, J.
SAC: Ross, D.
GIDP: Baez, J.
Team RISP: 0-for-5.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Baez, J (4, 2nd base off Niese/Kratz).

FIELDING
DP: (Russell-Zobrist-Rizzo).

PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Niese(L, 6-4)5.16444534.74
Hughes1.00002002.95
Feliz, N0.20000003.60
Melancon1.00001101.65
Totals8.06447634.36
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lester(W, 9-3)6.07333712.06
Strop(H, 14)1.11000102.77
Wood, T(H, 5)0.10000102.39
Rondon(S, 12)1.10000101.48
Totals9.083331012.63
WP: Niese.
IBB: Ross, D (by Niese); Rizzo (by Hughes).
HBP: Mercer (by Lester); Heyward (by Hughes).
Pitches-strikes: Niese 99-57; Hughes 19-8; Feliz, N 3-2; Melancon 16-11; Lester 104-67; Strop 18-13; Wood, T 3-3; Rondon 13-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Niese 7-2; Hughes 2-0; Feliz, N 1-0; Melancon 2-0; Lester 5-2; Strop 3-0; Wood, T 0-0; Rondon 1-2.
Batters faced: Niese 26; Hughes 6; Feliz, N; Melancon 4; Lester 27; Strop 5; Wood, T; Rondon 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Feliz, N 3-0; Wood, T 1-0; Rondon 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Eric Cooper. 1B: Jim Wolf. 2B: Ramon De Jesus. 3B: Gary Cederstrom.
Weather: 73 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, In From RF.
First pitch: 7:17 PM.
T: 3:00.
Att: 41,424.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
June 18, 2016
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media