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Giants rally to top Cubs 5-4, snap five-game skid

Jun. 25, 2024 01:41 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wilmer Flores drew a bases loaded walk in the ninth, capping a wild comeback as the San Francisco Giants snapped a five-game skid with a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night. Matt Chapman homered and started the rally with a bloop double off Colten...

Santiago Espinal hits 2-run homer, Reds hold on to beat Cubs 5-4

May. 31, 2024 19:03 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Santiago Espinal hit a two-run homer while pinch hitting in the seventh inning and the Cincinnati Reds held on to beat the sliding Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Friday. Espinal, who entered hitting just .195, batted for Will Benson with zero outs and Jonathan India on first...

Chicago Cubs second baseman Nico Hoerner misses 4th straight game with left hamstring issue

May. 17, 2024 18:23 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs second baseman Nico Hoerner missed his fourth consecutive game on Friday, increasing the possibility he could need a stint on the injured list. Hoerner was scratched for Tuesday's 7-0 loss at Atlanta because of left hamstring tightness. He went through a more...

Cubs OF Cody Bellinger sidelined by two fractured ribs on his right side

Apr. 24, 2024 23:54 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cody Bellinger has two fractured ribs on his right side, sidelining another key player for the Chicago Cubs. Bellinger got hurt when he hit the wall in center while trying to make a play on Yainer Diaz's RBI double in the fourth inning of Tuesday night's 7-2 victory...

Pitchers Kyle Hendricks and Drew Smyly put on injured list by Chicago Cubs

Apr. 23, 2024 20:31 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Right-hander Kyle Hendricks and left-hander Drew Smyly were placed on the 15-day injured list by the Chicago Cubs before Tuesday night’s series opener against the Houston Astros. Hendricks has a lower back strain. The 34-year-old is 0-3 with a 12.00 ERA in five...