Cubs' Dempster Dominates DC. Cubs 9 Nationals 2.


Cubs' starter Ryan Dempster (W, 15-5) threw 7.1 IP, allowing just 1 run on 8 hits with 1 walk and 4 K's. DC lefty Odalis Perez was out after just 4.1 after Chicago put up 10 hits and 5 runs (4 ER) on the Nationals' starter. Aramis Ramirez hits 2 HR's, collects 6 RBI's as Cubs cruise. (ed. note - I'll be out most of the night, but a more complete game report and Tomorrow's Game Thread will be up later.")