CHICAGO (AP) —Kris Bryant hit a tiebreaking three-run homer with two out in the ninth inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night.
With runners on the corners, Bryant drove a 1-2 pitch from Adam Conley (1-4) through a strong wind and into the bleachers in left-center for his third career game-ending homer.READ MORE: 2 People Rescued From Lake Michigan Near Rainbow Beach In South Shore
Albert Almora Jr. also connected as the Cubs won for the eighth time in nine games. Steve Cishek (1-1) worked a scoreless ninth for the victory.READ MORE: Man Shot During Attempted Carjacking In Gold Coast
Martín Prado had two hits and drove in a run for Miami, which rallied for a 6-5 victory in the series opener Monday night. Jorge Alfaro had an RBI single.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Rain, Thunderstorms Friday Morning; Hot Day Ahead
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