PHOENIX (AP) — David Bote homered twice and drove in five runs, leading Yu Darvish and the Chicago Cubs to a 9-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night.
Anthony Rizzo also connected for the Cubs, who won for the fourth time in six games. Rizzo finished with three hits and scored three times.READ MORE: Lollapalooza Enters Day 2; Organizers Say 90% Of Fans Showed Proof Of Vaccination Thursday
Darvish (2-3) struck out eight in six innings in his best performance this season. The right-hander allowed two hits and walked four.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Weekend Cool Down
David Peralta’s leadoff drive to center in the sixth accounted for Arizona’s only run of the game.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Breezy, Clear Night; Dangerous Beach Conditions
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