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Well Dunn: Reds cook Cubs
Big Z toils as bats limited
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.
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 Lee's single leads to run
Reds 5, Cubs 1
Adam Dunn takes a curtain call from the Reds faithful after his second Opening Day homer. (Al Behrman/AP)
Series at a glance:
Double-dip day for Dunn
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.
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 Dunn's first home run
 Dunn's 200th career blast
TODAY'S WRAPS: April 02, 2007
Chi Cubs (0-1)
Lost 1
Cincinnati 5, Chi Cubs 1   CIN
Cincinnati (1-0)
Won 1
April 2, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   1 8 0
2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 X   5 8 1
Standings thru 4/2/07  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Reds Stats
Soriano, CF4010000.250
Murton, LF4110032.250
Lee, 1B3020100.667
Ramirez, 3B4010002.250
Jones, RF4010001.250
Barrett, C4000002.000
DeRosa, 2B2010100.500
  Cotts, P0000000.000
  Wuertz, P0000000.000
  Ohman, P0000000.000
  a-Floyd, PH1000000.000
Izturis, SS4010004.250
Zambrano, P2000021.000
  Theriot, 2B2000011.000

a-Popped out for Ohman in the 9th.

TB: Soriano; Murton; Lee 2; Ramirez; Jones; DeRosa; Izturis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Murton; Izturis 2; Ramirez; Jones.
Team LOB: 8.

CS: Lee (1, 2nd base by Harang/Ross).

Freel, CF4120111.500
Dunn, LF4223111.500
  Weathers, P0000000.000
Phillips, 2B2100111.000
Griffey, RF3120100.667
Encarnacion, 3B4010006.250
Hatteberg, 1B3001104.000
Gonzalez, A, SS2011100.500
Ross, C4000025.000
Harang, P2000010.000
  Saarloos, P0000000.000
  a-Hamilton, PH-LF1000000.000

a-Lined out for Saarloos in the 8th.

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.

E: Freel (1, throw).

Zambrano (L, 0-1)5.06555229.00
Cotts 1.22000100.00
Wuertz 0.10001100.00
Ohman 1.00000200.00
Harang (W, 1-0)7.06102500.00
Saarloos 1.01000100.00
Weathers 1.01000000.00

WP: Zambrano, Harang.
HBP: Phillips (by Zambrano).
Pitches-strikes: Zambrano 92-46, Cotts 29-19, Wuertz 9-3, Ohman 10-8, Harang 112-75, Saarloos 13-8, Weathers 9-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Zambrano 8-4, Cotts 0-4, Wuertz 0-0, Ohman 0-1, Harang 4-11, Saarloos 2-0, Weathers 1-2.
Batters faced: Zambrano 26, Cotts 7, Wuertz 2, Ohman 3, Harang 28, Saarloos 4, Weathers 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Wuertz 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Randy Marsh. 1B: Bob Davidson. 2B: Sam Holbrook. 3B: Hunter Wendelstedt.
Weather: 72 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:31.
Att: 42,720.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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