Casey Coleman pitched adequately in Ryan Dempster’s stead, and actually left with the lead. But the bullpen – particularly Kerry Wood and Carlos Marmol – couldn’t hold it. Notably, the tying and winning runs scored without the benefit of a hit to drive them in.

It was a rough day at the top of the Cubs’ order, too, with Fukudome, Barney and Castro going a combined 0-14.

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