By Matt Abbatacola-
CHICAGO (CBS) There are many reasons to explain the Cubs’ 32-47 record. The main reason in this lost season is the Cubs’ starting pitching.READ MORE: CVS Installs Time-Delay Safes At All Illinois Pharmacy Locations To Deter Would-Be Thieves
After the game one loss to the Giants 13-7, Mike Quade said, “As a general rule, I just think that your big guys kinda do what they’re supposed to do at the top end and they keep your bullpen fresher and give you opportunities for whatever you need out of the four and five guys.”
Ryan Dempster 5-6 5.31
Carlos Zambrano 6-4 4.38
Matt Garza 4-6 4.07
Randy Wells 1-2 6.25READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Lead Detective In Investigation Explains On Witness Stand How Smollett Went From Victim To Suspect
Doug Davis 1-7 6.50
James Russell 0-5 9.33
Casey Coleman 2-4 7.32
Rodrigo Lopez 0-0 11.57
Davis gave up a career-high tying 10 earned runs on twelve hits over 4.1 innings pitched.
Carlos Pena hit his 17th homer on the season – he has hit 8 home runs in his last 12 games.MORE NEWS: Retailers Worry That Repeated Organized Thefts Could Scare Shoppers Away From Mag Mile, Other Districts This Holiday Season
Satrlin Castro went 0-for-5 – ending his career-high hitting streak at 11 games.