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			                        2008 U.S. Olympic Baseball Team
                           Cuba at USA - Play-by-Play
              Aug 15, 2008 at Beijing, China (Wukesong Main Field)


Score by Innings                       R  H  E
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Cuba................ 200 000 010 02 -  5 10  0
USA................. 000 200 010 01 -  4  6  0
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Cuba starters: 1/cf Duvergel; 12/3b Enriquez; 10/2b Gurriel; 55/1b Malleta;
24/lf Cepeda; 88/rf Bell; 54/dh Despaigne; 8/c Pestano; 2/ss Paret; 74/p
Rodriguez;
USA starters: 24/cf Fowler; 3/2b Nix; 26/1b Tiffee; 17/3b Brown; 14/rf
Schierholtz; 44/lf LaPorta; 7/dh Gall; 19/c Teagarden; 2/ss Donald; 30/p
Cahill;

Cuba 1st - Duvergel walked (3-1). Duvergel advanced to second on a wild
pitch. Enriquez doubled to right center, RBI (1-1); Duvergel scored. Gurriel
grounded out to 3b (1-1). Malleta singled to right field (2-2); Enriquez
advanced to third. Cepeda walked (3-0); Malleta advanced to second. Bell hit by
pitch, RBI (0-1); Cepeda advanced to second; Malleta advanced to third;
Enriquez scored. Despaigne reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Bell advanced
to second; Cepeda advanced to third; Malleta out at home p to 1b. Pestano
struck out swinging (1-2). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

USA 1st - Fowler flied out to cf (2-2). Nix struck out swinging (1-2).
Tiffee doubled to left field (0-1). Brown flied out to cf (2-2). 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Cuba 2nd - Paret grounded out to 3b (2-2). Duvergel struck out swinging
(1-2). Enriquez grounded out to 2b (3-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

USA 2nd - Schierholtz grounded out to 2b (2-2). LaPorta struck out
swinging (2-2). Gall struck out swinging (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Cuba 3rd - Gurriel singled to shortstop (1-0). Gurriel stole second.
Malleta walked (3-2). Cepeda struck out swinging (2-2). Bell singled to left
field (0-0); Malleta advanced to second; Gurriel advanced to third. Despaigne
grounded into double play 3b to 2b to 1b (2-2); Bell out on the play. 0
runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

USA 3rd - Teagarden struck out swinging (1-2). Donald grounded out to ss
(2-2). Fowler doubled to left field (0-0). Nix flied out to lf (1-1). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Cuba 4th - Pestano singled to left center (1-1). Paret grounded out to
p, SAC, bunt (1-0); Pestano advanced to second. Duvergel grounded out to 1b
unassisted (1-2); Pestano advanced to third. Enriquez grounded out to 3b (1-1).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 4th - Tiffee doubled to left center (0-0). Brown fouled out to 3b
(0-0). Schierholtz doubled to right center, RBI (1-2); Tiffee scored. LaPorta
struck out swinging (2-2). Schierholtz advanced to third on a wild pitch. Gall
doubled to left field, RBI (1-2); Schierholtz scored. Teagarden reached on a
fielder's choice (1-2); Gall out at third 3b unassisted. 2 runs, 3 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Cuba 5th - Gurriel grounded out to 3b (2-0). Malleta grounded out to p
(3-2). Cepeda doubled to left field (1-1). Bell walked (3-2). Despaigne reached
on a fielder's choice (0-0); Bell advanced to second; Cepeda advanced to third.
Pestano reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Despaigne out at second ss to 2b.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

USA 5th - Donald walked (3-2). Fowler struck out looking (0-2). Donald
out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. Nix struck out swinging (1-2). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Cuba 6th - Cummings to p for Cahill. Paret struck out looking (3-2).
Duvergel grounded out to 2b (1-0). Enriquez flied out to rf (0-0). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 6th - Lazo to p for Rodriguez. Tiffee grounded out to 2b (2-2).
Brown walked (3-2). Brown stole second. Schierholtz flied out to rf (1-2);
Brown advanced to third. LaPorta struck out swinging (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits,
0 errors, 1 LOB.

Cuba 7th - Gurriel grounded out to ss (0-0). Malleta fouled out to 3b
(2-2). Cepeda flied out to rf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 7th - Gall struck out swinging (2-2). Teagarden struck out swinging
(0-2). Donald grounded out to 2b (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Cuba 8th - Bell grounded out to ss (1-2). Despaigne homered to left
center, RBI (0-0). Pestano doubled to left field (2-2). Paret grounded out to
ss (0-0). Duvergel grounded out to 2b (3-1). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

USA 8th - Fowler grounded out to 1b unassisted, bunt (0-0). Nix homered
to left field, RBI (0-1). Tiffee fouled out to c (1-0). Brown grounded out to
ss (0-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Cuba 9th - Jepsen to p for Cummings. Enriquez grounded out to 2b (0-0).
Gurriel grounded out to 3b (1-2). Malleta walked (3-0). Cepeda struck out
swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 9th - Schierholtz struck out swinging (2-2). LaPorta struck out
looking (1-2). Gall grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Cuba 10th - Bell tripled to center field (2-0). Despaigne struck out
swinging, out at first c to 1b (0-2). Pestano struck out swinging (1-2).
Urgelles pinch hit for Paret. Urgelles grounded out to 3b (1-2). 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 10th - Navas to ss for Urgelles. Teagarden hit by pitch (2-0).
Donald out at first p to 2b, SAC, bunt (0-0); Teagarden advanced to second.
Fowler flied out to cf (2-2). Nix popped up to 2b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Cuba 11th - Stevens to p for Jepsen. Pestano placed on second. Olivera
pinch ran for Pestano. Navas placed on first. Duvergel grounded out to 3b, SAC,
bunt (0-0); Navas advanced to second; Olivera advanced to third. Enriquez
singled to right field, advanced to second, 2 RBI (0-0); Navas scored; Olivera
scored. Gurriel walked (3-1). Malleta grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b
(1-1); Gurriel out on the play. 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 11th - Donald placed on second. Fowler placed on first. Fowler
advanced to second; Donald advanced to third. Tiffee flied out to cf, SAC, RBI
(0-2); Fowler advanced to third; Donald scored. Brown fouled out to c (0-0).
Sanchez to c for Olivera. 1 run, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.