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Báez, Chirinos homer, Davies wins as Cubs pound D-backs 8-3

Jul. 23, 2021 18:34 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Javier Báez homered, Robinson Chirinos went deep twice, Zach Davies earned his first win since a combined no-hitter last month and the Chicago Cubs beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-3 on Friday. Big changes could be in store for the Cubs with the trade...

Molina lifts Cards to 3-2 win over Cubs in 10 innings

Jul. 22, 2021 01:58 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals manager Mike Shildt had one thought when he saw Yadier Molina striding to home plate in the 10th inning: Game over. Molina doubled home the winning run against All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel to give St. Louis a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs...

Hendricks wins 10th straight, Cubs beat Diamondbacks 5-1

Jul. 17, 2021 03:12 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Kyle Hendricks outpitched Madison Bumgarner in six effective innings for his 10th straight win and the Chicago Cubs opened the second half of the season with a 5-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Hendricks (12-4) allowed a run on...

Harper leads way as Phillies hand Cubs 11th straight loss

Jul. 07, 2021 01:10 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Bryce Harper can feel everything coming together for him and the rest of the Phillies' lineup. At the moment, they are crushing the ball. Harper homered and tied a career high with five hits, Andrew McCutchen smacked a grand slam and Philadelphia handed...

Phillies hand Cubs 10th straight loss with 13-3 romp

Jul. 06, 2021 01:07 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs manager David Ross came out of the dugout to argue after Bryce Harper drew a walk. Just about everything unraveled after that, and a once-promising season continued to slip away. Odúbel Herrera hit a three-run homer, and the Philadelphia Phillies...

Bullpen strong again as Reds hand Cubs 9th straight loss

Jul. 04, 2021 17:38 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — With one out in the ninth inning and Cincinnati clinging to a 3-2 lead against the Chicago Cubs, Amir Garrett put himself in a jam. Garrett walked Ian Happ on four pitches and surrendered a pinch-hit single to Eric Sogard. That prompted a visit from...

Woodruff excels, Brewers edge Cubs 2-1 for 7th straight win

Jun. 30, 2021 01:11 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Woodruff pitched another gem and the Milwaukee Brewers made the most of their two hits, hanging on to edge the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Tuesday night for their season-high seventh straight win. A day after battering Chicago 14-4, the Brewers extended...

Brewers score 10 in 8th, beat Cubs 14-4 for 6th straight win

Jun. 29, 2021 00:59 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers earned their sixth straight win by producing their biggest inning since manager Craig Counsell's playing days. Willy Adames and Keston Hiura each hit a three-run homer during a 10-run outburst in the eighth that lifted the Brewers...

Indians expect MLB wins leader Civale to be out with injury

Jun. 22, 2021 17:38 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cleveland Indians right-hander Aaron Civale appears headed to the injured list because of soreness in the middle finger on his pitching hand, another major hit for a banged-up staff. The major league leader with 10 wins, Civale left in the fifth inning...

Indians beat Cubs 4-0, lose Civale to finger injury

Jun. 22, 2021 00:45 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — When it comes to all the pitching injuries for the Cleveland Indians, manager Terry Francona doesn't have time to feel sorry for himself. He has to figure out the next step for his team. Cleveland lost another starter when Aaron...