Cishek has a 4.50 ERA this year but boasts a 0.71 ERA in his past 13 outings.
Kyle Hendricks threw 7 1/3 scoreless innings.
Bryant had his second career multi-homer game.
Despite getting little offensive support, starter Jason Hammel (5-4) nearly matched opponent Tom Koehler’s effectiveness.
Tom Koehler opposes Jason Hammel this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
A bench-clearing confrontation led by injured Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez and Chicago Cubs outfielder Junior Lake ended in a standoff.
Jon Lester opposes Dan Haren tonight at Marlins Park.
Brad Hand pitched strong six innings to earn his fifth victory in 33 career starts.
Kyle Hendricks opposes Brad Hand tonight at Marlins Park.
Jason Hammel (4-2) pitched for the first time in eight days, and he seemed to benefit from the extra rest.
Jason Hammel opposes Jose Urena tonight at Marlins Park.
Chicago has sent right-hander Andre Rienzo to Miami.
Brantly hit .255 in 101 games at Triple-A New Orleans last season.
After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Garrett Jones hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning Tuesday night, and the Miami Marlins rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5.
Chicago Cubs pitcher Travis Wood delivered a victory from the mound on Sunday. A day later, he did the same from the batter’s box. The pinch-hitting pitcher had an RBI double with two outs in the 13th inning, giving the Chicago Cubs a 5-4 victory over the Miami Marlins.
CHICAGO (AP) — Pedro Strop hit Giancarlo Stanton with a pitch in the eighth inning then threw a wild pitch that allowed the Miami slugger to score the go-ahead run, and the Marlins beat the […]
It’s anyone’s guess what the Cubs will do at No. 4 if the top three pitchers are already off the board.
The Marlins look to the 22-year-old Christian Yelich to lead off and start in left field.