Latest Jake Marisnick News

Musgrove throws 3-hitter, Padres top Angels 5-0 to snap skid

Aug. 28, 2021 01:31 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Padres stumbled into Anaheim still reeling from three embarrassing losses to the Dodgers. With less than six weeks left in the playoff chase, they desperately needed something or someone to stop their skid. Joe Musgrove has been that guy all...

Márquez homers off Darvish, pitches Rockies past Padres 5-3

Aug. 01, 2021 00:48 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Germán Márquez got the best of Yu Darvish on the mound and at the plate. Márquez outpitched Darvish and hit a 418-foot home run off his fellow All-Star to lead the Colorado Rockies to a 5-3 victory Saturday night against the San Diego Padres. ...

Splash! Giants land Bryant from Cubs just before deadline

Jul. 31, 2021 05:26 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kris Bryant was the face of the Chicago Cubs for a long time. His new bosses in San Francisco were thrilled that joining the Giants meant so much to him, despite the emotions of leaving the only major league team he's ever known. ...

Báez hits bases-loaded single in 9th as Cubs top Reds 6-5

Jul. 27, 2021 01:51 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Pinch-hitter Javier Báez hit a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 6-5 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night. Anthony Rizzo homered in his second straight game for the Cubs, who opened what could be the...

Varsho HRs in 3rd straight, D-backs beat reeling Cubs 7-3

Jul. 24, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Big changes could be coming and there's no telling what the Chicago Cubs' roster will look like in a week. For now, there's just uncertainty. Daulton Varsho homered in his third straight game and hit a tiebreaking single in a three-run seventh inning,...

Kim earns 5th straight win on birthday, Cards beat Cubs 3-2

Jul. 23, 2021 03:16 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kwang Hyun-Kim earned his fifth straight win on his 33rd birthday and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Thursday night. Nolan Arenado and Dylan Carlson homered as the Cardinals improved to a game over .500 at 49-48. It's the Cardinals...

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...

Votto, Naquin homer, Reds deal Cubs 8th straight loss, 3-2

Jul. 03, 2021 21:04 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Reds relievers are on a roll at the expense of the reeling Chicago Cubs. The beleaguered Reds bullpen, which has seen more bad days than good this season, hamstrung the Cubs for the second straight day, allowing just two hits over the last...

No-hitter No. 7: Cubs blank Dodgers, tie MLB season record

Jun. 25, 2021 02:59 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After Craig Kimbrel struck out pinch-hitter Will Smith to end the game, the Chicago Cubs’ closer was curious why catcher Willson Contreras celebrated with a bigger-than-usual fist pump. Fellow reliever Ryan Tepera then ran onto the field at Dodger...