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			                        2008 U.S. Olympic Baseball Team
                           USA vs Cuba - Play-by-Play
              Aug 22, 2008 at Beijing, China (Wukesong Main Field)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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USA................. 000 110 000 -  2  6  2
Cuba................ 002 101 06X - 10 14  2
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USA starters: 18/2b Barden; 14/rf Schierholtz; 26/1b Tiffee; 17/dh Brown; 7/lf
Gall; 10/3b Hessman; 6/c Marson; 2/ss Donald; 24/cf Fowler; 29/p Strasburg;
Cuba starters: 1/cf Duvergel; 28/1b Olivera; 12/3b Enriquez; 24/lf Cepeda;
88/rf Bell; 10/2b Gurriel; 54/dh Despaigne; 8/c Pestano; 2/ss Paret; 20/p Vera;

USA 1st - Barden walked (3-2). Schierholtz reached on a fielder's choice
(1-1); Barden out at second 2b to ss. Tiffee grounded into double play 2b to ss
to 1b (0-1); Schierholtz out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Cuba 1st - Duvergel out at first 1b to p (2-2). Olivera grounded out to
1b unassisted (0-2). Enriquez struck out swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

USA 2nd - Brown grounded out to ss (1-0). Gall popped up to p (1-2).
Hessman lined out to lf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Cuba 2nd - Cepeda grounded out to 2b (3-2). Bell singled to second base
(2-2). Bell out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. Gurriel doubled to right
center (0-1). Despaigne singled to second base (2-2); Gurriel advanced to
third. Pestano struck out swinging (3-2). 0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

USA 3rd - Marson out at first 1b to p (0-2). Donald grounded out to ss
(3-2). Fowler grounded out to p unassisted (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

Cuba 3rd - Paret flied out to rf (1-0). Duvergel singled to left field
(0-1). Olivera tripled to right center, scored on a throwing error by 2b, RBI
(2-1); Duvergel scored. Enriquez flied out to rf (1-2). Cepeda struck out
looking (0-2). 2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

USA 4th - Barden singled to left field (1-0). Schierholtz singled to
center field (1-0); Barden advanced to second. Tiffee out at first 1b to p
(3-2); Schierholtz advanced to second; Barden advanced to third. Brown flied
out to lf, SAC, RBI (3-2); Barden scored. Gall fouled out to rf (1-0). 1
run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Cuba 4th - Bell struck out looking (3-2). Gurriel struck out swinging
(1-2). Despaigne homered to left center, RBI (1-1). Pestano out at first 1b to
p (1-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 5th - Hessman struck out swinging (1-2). Marson reached on a dropped
fly by rf, advanced to second (3-2). Donald singled to center field, advanced
to second, RBI (0-1); Marson scored, unearned. Fowler flied out to lf (1-0).
Barden flied out to rf (2-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Cuba 5th - Duensing to p for Strasburg. Paret grounded out to ss (1-1).
Duvergel walked (3-2). Olivera grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (0-0);
Duvergel out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 6th - Schierholtz flied out to cf (0-1). Tiffee singled to center
field (0-0). Brown grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-1); Tiffee out
on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Cuba 6th - Enriquez grounded out to 3b (0-0). Cepeda homered to left
field, RBI (1-0). Bell lined out to 2b (0-1). Gurriel singled to left field
(1-2). Gurriel out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. 1 run, 2 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

USA 7th - Lazo to p for Vera. Gall grounded out to p (0-0). Hessman
lined out to cf (0-0). Marson singled to left field (2-2). Donald struck out
swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Cuba 7th - Koplove to p for Duensing. Despaigne grounded out to p (0-0).
Pestano fouled out to c (1-2). Paret walked (3-2). Paret stole second. Duvergel
struck out swinging (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA 8th - Fowler grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-0). Barden fouled out
to 3b (2-2). Schierholtz struck out swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Cuba 8th - Stevens to p for Koplove. Olivera grounded out to 3b (3-2).
Enriquez singled to right field (2-2). Cepeda singled to right field (0-0);
Enriquez advanced to second. Bell homered to left center, 3 RBI (1-2); Cepeda
scored; Enriquez scored. Neal to p for Stevens. Gurriel reached on a throwing
error by 3b (1-0). Despaigne singled to center field (0-2); Gurriel advanced to
second. Pestano homered to left field, 3 RBI (1-1); Despaigne scored; Gurriel
scored, unearned. Paret singled to left field (2-1). Duvergel reached on a
fielder's choice (0-0); Paret out at second ss to 2b. Olivera reached on a
fielder's choice (2-2); Duvergel out at second ss to 2b. 6 runs, 6 hits, 1
error, 1 LOB.

USA 9th - Tiffee reached on a fielding error by 3b (1-1). Brown doubled
to right field (1-2); Tiffee advanced to third. Gall popped up to 2b (0-2).
Hessman struck out swinging (1-2). Marson struck out swinging (2-2). 0 runs,
1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB.