Cardinals Avoid Sweep, Beat Cubs 8-4Pete Kozma singled home the tiebreaking run in the sixth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals ended a four-game losing streak.
Jackson, Bowden Tie WP Mark, Giants Beat Cubs 10-7 Edwin Jackson and Michael Bowden tied a major league record by combining to throw five wild pitches in an inning, and the San Francisco Giants got another big assist from a Cubs pitcher in a three-run 10th in Sunday's 10-7 victory over Chicago.
Cubs Claim Asencio Off Waivers; Bowden DFA'd The Cubs announced Friday they have claimed right-handed pitcher Jairo Asencio off waivers from the Cleveland Indians.
Cubs Beat Brewers 8-2 To Avoid SweepFor the first time in more than a year, the Chicago Cubs finally won a game in Milwaukee.
Cubs Trade Marlon Byrd To Red SoxThe Boston Red Sox acquired center fielder Marlon Byrd from the Chicago Cubs on Saturday in an attempt to shore up their injury-plagued outfield and reverse an early season slide.