Kris Bryant homered twice, and Kyle Schwarber connected an inning after hitting a hard foul ball that sent a fan to the hospital Sunday.
Chicago has now won three in a row.
Chris Coghlan hit his 15th homer, while Kris Bryant and Miguel Montero had RBI doubles.
Shelby Miller opposes Kyle Hendricks this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Jake Arrieta pitched six scoreless innings for his MLB-leading 15th win.
Mike Foltynewicz opposes Jake Arrieta tonight at Wrigley Field.
Arrieta is 5-0 with a 0.96 ERA in his past six starts.
A.J. Pierzynski led off the eighth inning with a line-drive single to break up Jon Lester’s no-no.
Eury Perez delivered the tiebreaking single in the eighth inning.
Kyle Hendricks opposes Julio Teheran tonight at Turner Field.
Still, a decision doesn’t appear imminent from Lester.
Hanley Ramirez has reportedly signed for five years and around $90 million.
St. Louis has already acquired reliever Jordan Walden.
Thankfully, runners out by 20-some feet now will always be out.
With the San Francisco Giants being the first team since 1986 to successfully protest a game, we decided to take a look back at some of the past protested games upheld by the MLB. Here’s five times MLB game protests have been upheld:
A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.
Chris Johnson had three hits, including his third homer in two days, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 10-7 on Sunday.
Chris Johnson homered twice and pitcher Mike Minor hit his second career home run, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Chicago Cubs 11-6 on Saturday.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Justin Ruggiano, Mike Olt and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers to power the Chicago Cubs to a 16-9 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night, completing a three-game interleague series sweep.