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Game Preview: CHC @ MIA, 7:10pm, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 @Marlins Park

Cubs, 3-7, 3-7 5th, 4 GB, 4 GB in WC

SP: Ryan Dempster (35, RHP, 0-1, 1.88)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. MIA Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (0-1) 14.1 7 3 3 6 15 1 1.88
2011 (10-14) 202.1 211 111 108 82 191 23 4.80
2010 (15-12) 215.1 198 110 92 86 208 25 3.85
Last 7 GS 0-4 46.0 42 21 21 26 39 4 4.11 52
2012-04-11 MIL L 6.2 5 2 2 3 5 1 106 58
2012-04-05 WSN ND 7.2 2 1 1 3 10 0 108 78
2011-09-28 @SDP L 5.2 8 9 9 4 7 2 119 20
2011-09-23 @STL ND 6.0 4 1 1 6 5 0 106 59
2011-09-18 HOU L 7.0 7 3 3 2 2 0 110 51
2011-09-13 @CIN L 7.0 6 2 2 6 8 1 128 59
2011-09-07 CIN ND 6.0 10 3 3 2 2 0 98 40
Last 5 v.MIA 3-0 32.0 24 7 7 11 31 1 1.97 63
2011-07-15 FLA W 8.0 4 0 0 0 9 0 117 83
2011-05-18 @FLA ND 5.0 8 5 5 2 3 1 90 32
2010-09-17 @FLA W 7.0 4 0 0 3 5 0 123 71
2009-08-02 @FLA ND 6.0 3 0 0 4 4 0 97 66
2008-08-17 @FLA W 6.0 5 2 2 2 10 0 96 62
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    2-5    Road:    1-2    ExtrInn: 0-0 
 vsRHP:   3-5    vsLHP:   0-2    1-Run:   1-2 
 vsEast:  1-2    vsCntrl: 2-5    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 10 Sun, Apr 15  @STL  L   3-10       3-7   6th  4.0 gb
  9 Sat, Apr 14  @STL  L   1-5        3-6   4th  3.0 gb
  8 Fri, Apr 13  @STL  W   9-5        3-5   4th  2.0 gb
  7 Thu, Apr 12   MIL  W   8-0        2-5   6th  3.0 gb
  6 Wed, Apr 11   MIL  L   1-2        1-5   6th  3.5 gb
  5 Tue, Apr 10   MIL  L   4-7        1-4   6th  3.5 gb
  4 Mon, Apr  9   MIL  L   5-7        1-3   6th  2.5 gb
  3 Sun, Apr  8   WSN  W   4-3        1-2   5th  1.5 gb
  2 Sat, Apr  7   WSN  L   4-7        0-2   6th  1.5 gb
  1 Thu, Apr  5   WSN  L   1-2        0-1   5th  1.0 gb
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 3-7    Last 30: 3-7 
Marlins, 4-6, 4-6 5th, 3½ GB, 3 GB in WC

SP: Josh Johnson (28, RHP, 0-2, 8.38)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. CHC Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (0-2) 9.2 21 9 9 3 5 0 8.38
2011 (3-1) 60.1 39 13 11 20 56 2 1.64
2010 (11-6) 183.2 155 51 47 48 186 7 2.30
Last 7 GS 0-3 43.0 50 17 17 17 34 1 3.56 51
2012-04-11 @PHI L 3.2 11 6 6 1 1 0 83 15
2012-04-04 STL L 6.0 10 3 3 2 4 0 91 42
2011-05-16 @NYM ND 5.0 7 1 1 2 3 0 85 50
2011-05-10 PHI ND 7.0 6 1 1 3 7 1 114 65
2011-05-05 @STL L 7.1 8 5 5 4 7 0 114 45
2011-04-30 @CIN ND 7.0 5 0 0 2 6 0 117 71
2011-04-24 COL ND 7.0 3 1 1 3 6 0 117 70
Last 5 v.CHC 0-0 11.1 12 5 5 6 16 3 3.97 53
2008-08-15 CHC ND 6.0 5 3 3 3 8 1 112 55
2008-07-25 @CHC ND 5.1 7 2 2 3 8 2 90 51
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    2-2    Road:    2-4    ExtrInn: 2-0 
 vsRHP:   2-6    vsLHP:   2-0    1-Run:   2-2 
 vsEast:  1-2    vsCntrl: 3-4    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 10 Sun, Apr 15   HOU  W   5-4 (11)   4-6   5th  3.0 gb
  9 Sat, Apr 14   HOU  L   4-5        3-6   5th  4.0 gb
  8 Fri, Apr 13   HOU  W   5-4 (11)   3-5   5th  3.0 gb
  7 Thu, Apr 12  @PHI  L   1-3        2-5   5th  3.0 gb
  6 Wed, Apr 11  @PHI  L   1-7        2-4   4th  2.0 gb
  5 Mon, Apr  9  @PHI  W   6-2        2-3   3rd  2.5 gb
  4 Sun, Apr  8  @CIN  L   5-6        1-3   4th  2.5 gb
  3 Sat, Apr  7  @CIN  W   8-3        1-2   4th  1.5 gb
  2 Thu, Apr  5  @CIN  L   0-4        0-2   5th  1.5 gb
  1 Wed, Apr  4   STL  L   1-4        0-1   5th  0.5 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 4-6    Last 30: 4-6 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, Jul 17, 2011 FLA  7 @CHC  5        W:Edward Mujica (8-2), L: Kerry Wood (1-5), S: Juan Oviedo (26)
Sat, Jul 16, 2011 FLA 13 @CHC  3        W:Javier Vazquez (6-8), L: Carlos Zambrano (6-5), S: none
Fri, Jul 15, 2011 CHC  2  FLA  1        W:Ryan Dempster (7-6), L: Ricky Nolasco (6-6), S: Sean Marshall (2)
Thu, Jul 14, 2011 FLA  6 @CHC  3        W:Edward Mujica (7-2), L: Carlos Marmol (2-3), S: none
Thu, May 19, 2011 CHC  5 @FLA  1        W:Casey Coleman (2-3), L: Chris Volstad (2-3), S: none
Wed, May 18, 2011 CHC  7 @FLA  5        W:Jeff Samardzija (3-0), L: Edward Mujica (4-2), S: Carlos Marmol (9)
Sun, Sep 19, 2010 CHC 13 @FLA  3        W:Jeff Samardzija (2-1), L: Andrew Miller (1-3), S: none
Sat, Sep 18, 2010 CHC  5 @FLA  3        W:Casey Coleman (2-2), L: Anibal Sanchez (12-10), S: Carlos Marmol (33)
Fri, Sep 17, 2010 CHC  2 @FLA  0        W:Ryan Dempster (14-10), L: Alejandro Sanabia (4-3), S: Carlos Marmol (32)
Wed, May 12, 2010 CHC  4  FLA  3        W:Carlos Silva (4-0), L: Chris Volstad (3-3), S: Carlos Marmol (5)
Season Series: 2012 -  0-0; 2011 - Tied 3-3; 2010 - CHC won 4-2; All-Time - MIA leads 77-76

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2012 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst

For the 2011 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Cubs Batters (4.00 RS/G) vs. Marlins Pitchers (4.20 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 55.Johnson
G/S/vB
21.Bell
G/S/vB
36.Choate*
G/S/vB
31.Cishek
G/S/vB
40.Dunn*
G/S/vB
57.Gaudin
G/S/vB
34.Mujica
G/S/vB
58.Webb
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Baker G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 212/83 .269/.302/.383/.685 .812/.491 .808 17/.448 0/0 3/1
15.Barney G/S/vP ··· 3/.000 ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 571/466 .276/.313/.353/.666 .734/.650 .687 39/.669 9/2 2/12
24.Byrd G/S/vP 4/.250 4/.333 1/5.000 ··· ··· 21/.722 4/1.750 2/1.500 482/370 .276/.324/.395/.719 .649/.740 .761 34/.212 3/2 9/3
13.Castro G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/no AB ··· ··· 2/2.000 1/.000 715/550 .307/.341/.432/.773 .847/.751 .765 43/.831 22/9 10/29
51.Clevenger* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 5/3 .250/.400/.500/.900 3.000/.000 .900 10/1.500 0/0 0/0
9.DeJesus* G/S/vP ··· ··· 5/.400 ··· ··· 10/.800 3/2.667 ··· 506/373 .240/.323/.376/.698 .459/.787 .701 37/.799 4/3 10/4
11.DeWitt* G/S/vP 9/.347 5/.800 ··· ··· ··· ··· 4/.250 4/1.250 243/207 .265/.305/.413/.718 1.097/.654 .748 11/.191 1/0 5/7
5.Johnson G/S/vP 5/1.400 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 10/.100 1/2.000 2/.000 266/157 .309/.348/.467/.816 .797/.829 .660 16/.779 2/1 5/3
6.LaHair* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 69/55 .288/.377/.508/.885 .774/.914 .809 26/1.119 0/0 2/1
16.Mather G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 83/56 .213/.272/.307/.578 .708/.515 .646 11/.282 0/1 1/1
12.Soriano G/S/vP 13/.385 5/.650 ··· ··· ··· 5/.000 2/2.000 1/.000 508/383 .244/.289/.469/.759 .812/.741 .764 35/.655 2/1 26/7
18.Soto G/S/vP 6/1.500 2/.000 ··· 1/2.000 ··· 2/.000 4/.000 ··· 474/357 .228/.310/.411/.721 .971/.643 .756 31/.538 0/0 17/13
2.Stewart* G/S/vP 9/.555 8/.542 ··· ··· ··· 8/.250 7/.762 7/1.262 136/111 .156/.243/.221/.464 .336/.492 .434 37/.749 3/2 0/6
IP 60.1 62.2 24.2 54.2 63.0 8.1 76.0 50.2 TOTAL .236/.301/.342/.643 .728/.625 .592 .643 8/3 5/7
ERA-K/9 1.64/8.4 2.44/7.3 1.82/11.3 2.63/9.0 3.43/9.7 6.48/10.8 2.96/7.5 3.20/5.5 3.89/6.3

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Clevenger (1-0-0)
 Soto (85-36-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 234/.185 256/.223 103/.149 229/.221 267/.224 45/.333 297/.233 214/.255 .259  Soriano
 Byrd
 DeJesus
 Johnson
 DeWitt
 Baker
 LaHair
 Mather
128/0/0/8
0/118/0/8
0/8/116/6
27/24/44/5
23/0/0/1
1/0/10/0
5/0/9/0
4/3/22/0
OPS .509 .588 .562 .591 .723 .955 .638 .693 .717
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 130/.579 128/.726 74/.453 92/.661 121/.615 18/1.127 140/.570 99/.771 .662
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 104/.422 128/.451 29/.872 137/.545 146/.809 27/.839 157/.700 115/.627 .699
Home 126/.472 153/.611 51/.307 114/.550 138/.686 21/1.171 157/.691 105/.705
Last 28d days 51/.969 21/1.256 10/.000 22/.382 13/.580 22/.602 26/.829 15/.800
HR/SB/CS 2/5/3 4/4/0 3/2/0 1/5/0 9/1/1 1/1/1 7/7/1 2/9/1 9/9/2
Usage ·····X·· ··XX···· ··ooo··o ··ooo··o ·X·o···· ·Xo··X·· ··oXo··o ·o·o·X··

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Marlins Batters (3.60 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.80 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 46.Dempster
G/S/vB
54.Camp
G/S/vB
52.Castillo
G/S/vB
48.Dolis
G/S/vB
19.Lopez
G/S/vB
49.Marmol
G/S/vB
40.Russell*
G/S/vB
34.Wood
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
1.Bonifacio# G/S/vP 15/.204 ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB 6/.600 1/2.000 2/1.000 641/460 .296/.360/.393/.753 .863/.723 .769 45/.708 40/11 5/13
14.Buck G/S/vP 6/.666 1/.000 ··· ··· 6/.000 1/no AB ··· 7/.629 530/398 .227/.316/.367/.683 .586/.716 .715 30/.660 0/1 16/5
8.Coghlan* G/S/vP 6/.833 1/.000 ··· ··· 5/.450 3/.667 ··· ··· 298/216 .230/.296/.368/.664 .307/.801 .730 21/.350 7/6 5/0
29.Dobbs* G/S/vP 8/1.125 ··· ··· ··· 12/.667 4/.750 2/.000 3/.667 439/399 .275/.311/.389/.701 .518/.719 .648 7/.762 0/0 8/11
9.Hayes G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/2.334 ··· ··· ··· 144/111 .231/.291/.415/.706 .695/.709 .671 7/.286 0/0 5/0
12.Infante G/S/vP 10/.800 7/.286 ··· ··· 5/.400 2/.500 ··· 5/.200 640/475 .276/.315/.382/.696 .729/.685 .667 36/1.190 4/2 7/8
26.Kearns G/S/vP 16/.583 4/.500 ··· ··· 3/.333 7/.857 ··· 20/.466 174/98 .200/.302/.287/.589 .566/.609 .560 6/.833 0/4 2/1
5.Morrison* G/S/vP 9/.619 ··· ··· ··· ··· 5/1.000 3/.000 1/2.000 525/371 .247/.330/.468/.797 .723/.827 .811 30/.687 2/1 23/5
22.Murphy G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· 100/70 .185/.240/.315/.555 .627/.527 .379 4/.250 0/0 2/2
2.Ramirez G/S/vP 16/.946 3/.333 ··· ··· 4/.750 11/.586 ··· 7/.821 385/299 .243/.333/.379/.712 .994/.633 .679 44/.851 20/10 10/14
7.Reyes# G/S/vP 10/1.167 ··· ··· ··· ··· 5/.400 4/.500 6/.533 586/443 .337/.384/.493/.877 .842/.890 .937 45/.646 39/7 7/18
15.Sanchez G/S/vP 9/.222 ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 4/.500 ··· 1/no AB 661/503 .266/.352/.427/.779 .901/.742 .809 37/.459 3/1 19/5
27.Stanton G/S/vP 9/.730 ··· ··· ··· 3/1.000 2/.500 1/no AB 2/2.500 601/460 .262/.356/.537/.893 1.042/.849 .978 36/.564 5/5 34/6
IP 202.1 66.1 1.1 97.2 74.0 67.2 51.0 TOTAL .243/.289/.380/.669 .769/.646 .655 .669 10/3 8/11
ERA-K/9 4.80/8.5 4.21/4.3 /0.0 0.00/6.9 4.42/5.0 4.01/12.0 4.12/5.7 3.35/10.1 4.60/8.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 881/.271 292/.303 / 4/.000 430/.299 327/.205 292/.286 224/.236 .233  Stanton
 Morrison
 Bonifacio
 Coghlan
 Kearns
 Hayes
 Dobbs
0/1/142/10
119/0/0/6
32/16/15/4
0/65/0/3
36/0/19/1
1/0/1/0
3/0/4/0
OPS .788 .821 .250 .867 .643 .812 .715 .691
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 396/.861 138/.913 / 3/.333 188/.791 145/.561 119/.685 78/.649 .843
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 485/.729 154/.738 / 1/.000 242/.927 182/.710 173/.902 146/.750 .584
Road 397/.887 128/.763 / 4/.250 220/.923 151/.626 158/.768 99/.707
Last 28d days 56/.461 24/.942 17/.837 20/.426 18/.856 18/.873 9/.472 13/1.062
HR/SB/CS 23/17/10 3/8/2 // 0/0/0 18/6/7 5/12/1 12/5/3 5/3/1 10/8/2
Usage ·····X·· ··X·o··X ·X····Xo ···X··X· ·X····X· ···o·X·· ···o·o·X ···o·o··

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.