CHICAGO (AP) — Luis Urías tied a major league record with five extra-base hits and Manny Piña drove in six runs, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 17-4 romp over the Chicago Cubs.
Urías homered in the seventh and ninth innings. He also hit three doubles, drove in five runs and scored five.READ MORE: Illinois State Trooper Struck By DUI Driver While Investigating Stolen Vehicle
He became the 16th player with five extra-base hits in a game, and the first since San Francisco’s Alex Dickerson last year. Piña had a grand slam and a two-run homer.READ MORE: Charges Filed For Woman Who Stole, Crashed Ambulance On Near North Side
Jace Peterson added five hits, including a home run, as the NL Central leaders completed a four-game sweep. The Cubs have lost eight in a row.
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Final: Brewers 17, Cubs 4. pic.twitter.com/uuVOWSSvlu
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