The Chicago Cubs were easily defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates, 10 to 5, on July 16, 1996.

Final

PIT

Pirates

41-52

10

CHC

Cubs

43-50

5

1

3

3

2

1

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

2

0

6

3

0

7

1

2

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

10

5

H

13

6

E

1

2

Summary

Player Stats

Top 1st

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Home run by Jeff King; Al Martin and Carlos Garcia scored.

3

0

Bottom 1st

PIT

CHC

Cubs

Home run by Sammy Sosa; Felix Fermin and Brian McRae scored.

3

3

Top 2nd

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Sacrifice fly by Al Martin; Jason Kendall scored.

4

3

Top 5th

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Home run by Mark Johnson; Orlando Merced scored.

6

3

Top 6th

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Sacrifice fly by Jeff King; Denny Neagle scored.

7

3

Pirates

Double by Orlando Merced; Al Martin and Carlos Garcia scored.

9

3

Top 7th

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Double by Nelson Liriano; Charlie Hayes scored.

10

3

Bottom 7th

PIT

CHC

Cubs

Dave Magadan hit ground ball; error by Mark Johnson; Scott Servais scored.

10

4

Cubs

Sacrifice fly by Brian McRae; Jose Hernandez scored.

10

5

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