Carlos Zambrano gave up five runs on six hits, including two homers to Adam Dunn, and walked five as the Cubs fell to the Reds on Opening Day in Cincinnati. Matt Murton scored the Cubs' only run on an error in the fifth.
Adam Dunn homered in his first two at-bats of the season, giving him 200 for his career, and Aaron Harang shut down an ominous Cubs lineup, allowing one unearned run in seven innings, as the Reds won the opener.
BATTING 2B: Freel (1, Cotts). HR: Dunn 2 (2, 1st inning off Zambrano, 1 on, 0 out; 3rd inning off Zambrano, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Freel 3; Dunn 8; Griffey 2; Encarnacion; Gonzalez, A. RBI: Dunn 3 (3), Hatteberg (1), Gonzalez, A (1). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hatteberg; Freel; Ross 2; Phillips. S: Harang. SF: Gonzalez, A. Team LOB: 9.
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