The Chicago Cubs couldn't pull it off against the Pittsburgh Pirates, 8 to 7, on September 28, 1996.

Final

PIT

Pirates

72-89

8

CHC

Cubs

76-85

7

1

0

0

2

2

0

3

0

3

4

1

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

0

0

9

3

4

10

1

0

R

8

7

H

12

12

E

1

2

Summary

Player Stats

Top 2nd

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Jason Schmidt groundedout; Dale Sveum scored.

1

0

Pirates

Double by Jermaine Allensworth; Trey Beamon scored.

2

0

Bottom 3rd

PIT

CHC

Cubs

Home run by Mark Grace.

2

1

Cubs

Single by Scott Servais; Ryne Sandberg scored.

2

2

Cubs

Sacrifice fly by Rey Sanchez; Luis Gonzalez scored.

2

3

Top 4th

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Home run by Jason Kendall.

3

3

Top 7th

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Single by Carlos Garcia; Tony Womack scored.

4

3

Top 9th

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Single by Keith Osik; John Wehner scored.

5

3

Pirates

Keith Osik stole second and Tony Womack stole third; error by Scott Servais; Tony Womack scored.

6

3

Pirates

Single by Nelson Liriano; Keith Osik scored.

7

3

Bottom 9th

PIT

CHC

Cubs

Wild pitch by John Ericks; wild pitch by Tyler Houston; Luis Gonzalez scored.

7

4

Cubs

Single by Brooks Kieschnick; Scott Servais scored.

7

5

Cubs

Home run by Ozzie Timmons; Brooks Kieschnick scored.

7

7

Top 10th

PIT

CHC

Pirates

Single by Tony Womack; Jay Bell scored.

8

7

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