RF Marlon Byrd (.167) was 0-for-2. RF Matt Murton (.385) went 1-for-3 with an RBI double, a walkand a strikeout. 2B David Newhan (.286) was 0-for-2. StarterMicah Owings took the loss as the Cubs beat theDiamondbacks 4-1. His line: (L,0-1) 1.2 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 3 BB, 1SO. PH/LF Eric Patterson (.200) grounded out to second base in hisonly at-bat. 1B Mark Teixeira (.235) was 0-for-2 with awalk. C Jason Varitek (.231) went 0-for-2 with a strikeout.
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