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Herrera's 8th inning sac fly helps Cardinals beat Cubs 5-3

Jun. 25, 2022 19:04 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Iván Herrera hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the eighth inning for his first career RBI and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Saturday. Juan Yepez lined a one-out double to the left field wall off Cubs reliever Mark Leiter Jr. (1-2) in the...

Hendricks carries shutout into 8th, Cubs blank Cardinals 3-0

Jun. 25, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kyle Hendricks carried a shutout into the eighth inning and Nico Hoerner homered to help the Chicago Cubs to a 3-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. Ian Happ also drove in a run for Chicago, which has won two of three. Hendricks (3-6)...

Schwarber, Realmuto go deep vs Musgrove in Phils' 6-2 win

Jun. 24, 2022 01:19 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Big swings by Kyle Schwarber and J.T. Realmuto of the Philadelphia Phillies put an end to Joe Musgrove's unbeaten start to 2022. Schwarber hit a two-run homer and Realmuto added a three-run shot later in the sixth inning for the Phillies, who handed Musgrove his...

Chavis stars with bat, defense, Pirates edge Cubs in 10

Jun. 23, 2022 17:38 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Michael Chavis hit a tying home run in the eighth before pulling off a defensive gem and delivering a game-ending single in the 10th, sending the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs 8-7 Thursday. Chavis' solo homer, his seventh this season, made it 7-all...

Rivas slam, Happ and Wisdom homer, Cubs rout Pirates 14-5

Jun. 22, 2022 23:22 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ian Happ and Patrick Wisdom hit two-run homers early and Alfonso Rivas added a grand slam off a position player late as the Chicago Cubs routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 14-5 Wednesday night. Held to a total of two runs in the first two games of the series, Chicago...

Harrison lifts White Sox over Blue Jays 7-6 in 12 innings

Jun. 22, 2022 01:46 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — After all the twists and turns on a hot, muggy night in Chicago, Josh Harrison wore a big smile on his face as he looked back on his winning hit. “Those are fun games to be a part of, especially when you win,” he said. Harrison hit a game-ending...

Rookies Madris, Contreras lead Pirates to 7-1 win over Cubs

Jun. 21, 2022 23:11 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bligh Madris hit his first major league home run and fellow rookie Roansy Contreras pitched five solid innings to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night. Madris connected in the sixth for a solo shot to right-center...

Anderson returns for White Sox, Moncada sidelined by injury

Jun. 21, 2022 00:16 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The sputtering Chicago White Sox got Tim Anderson back on Monday night, returning the dynamic shortstop to the top of their lineup. Anderson was activated from the 10-day injured list after being sidelined by a strained right groin. Anderson, who turns 29 on...

Newly promoted Cruz, Madris spark Pirates, rout Cubs 12-1

Jun. 20, 2022 23:39 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Newly promoted Oneil Cruz drove in four runs and Bligh Madris got three hits in his major league debut, sparking the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 12-1 romp over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night. Both rookies were called up from Triple-A Indianapolis earlier in the day...

Squirrel chase briefly interrupts Cubs-Pirates game at PNC

Jun. 20, 2022 20:53 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Call it a squirrely move. The Chicago Cubs-Pittsburgh Pirates game was delayed for a few minutes in the bottom of the second inning Monday night when a squirrel ran on to the field at PNC Park. The squirrel appeared to enter from along the stands on...