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Cards' Wainwright, Molina make record 325th start as battery

Sep. 14, 2022 20:19 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright and catcher Yadier Molina made their 325th career start together on Wednesday night, setting a major league record for most as a battery. The St. Louis duo eclipsed the regular-season mark of 324 by the Detroit Tigers pair of...

Zach McKinstry homers as Cubs beat Cardinals 7-1

Aug. 24, 2022 23:42 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Zach McKinstry homered and drove in three runs, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-1 on Wednesday night. Nico Hoerner had three hits for Chicago, and Yan Gomes added two RBIs. Rowan Wick (4-6) got five outs for the win, leading a solid...

Pujols homers as Montgomery, Cardinals blank Cubs 1-0

Aug. 22, 2022 23:42 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Albert Pujols reached out and drove Drew Smyly's high fastball through the night sky at Wrigley Field. Just like that, it was over. Put Smyly on Pujols' list. Pujols hit career homer No. 693, Jordan Montgomery pitched a one-hitter and the St. Louis...

Cubs' Hendricks to miss rest of season with shoulder issue

Aug. 22, 2022 21:22 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks will not return this season after he was hampered by shoulder trouble for much of the year. Hendricks finishes with a 4-6 record and a career-high 4.80 ERA in 16 starts. “Very unfortunate obviously. You just...

Morel, Wisdom homer, Cubs top Brewers for 4th straight win

Aug. 19, 2022 18:52 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Christopher Morel and Patrick Wisdom each hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs topped the Milwaukee Brewers 8-7 on Friday for their fourth straight win. Morel’s drive down the left-field line in the sixth inning put the Cubs ahead for good in a seesaw...

Cruz's eighth-inning homer lifts Nationals over Cubs 5-4

Aug. 15, 2022 23:45 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the eighth inning to lift the Washington Nationals to a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night. Cruz, who hit a two-run double in the fifth, smacked a 1-1 pitch from Brandon Hughes (1-1) to center to snap a...

Meneses hits 2-run HR in 8th as Nationals beat Cubs 6-5

Aug. 10, 2022 00:50 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Joey Meneses hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning, Keibert Ruiz went deep twice and the Washington Nationals regrouped after blowing a three-run lead, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-5 Tuesday night to snap a six-game losing streak. The Nationals were rolling...

Thompson, Velázquez, Morel power Cubs past Nationals 6-3

Aug. 09, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Keegan Thompson pitched six effective innings, rookies Nelson Velázquez and Christopher Morel homered in the third inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals 6-3 Monday night. Thompson (9-5) didn’t walk a batter for the second time in three starts...

Contreras hits 2-run HR in 8th as Cubs beat Marlins 2-1

Aug. 05, 2022 19:45 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras pounded his chest and pointed toward the roaring crowd. It was quite a return to Wrigley Field for a player many thought would be gone by now. Contreras hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning in his first home game since the trade deadline, Justin...

Contreras, Happ stay with Cubs after deadline passes

Aug. 02, 2022 22:03 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras' goodbye turned out to be a bit premature. The Chicago Cubs are keeping their catcher — along with Ian Happ — at least for now after Tuesday's trade deadline passed with no deal for the three-time All-Star. “I do understand the...