Cubs Lose For Sixth Time In Eight Games As They Get Clobbered By Atlanta BravesFreddie Freeman crushed one of Atlanta's four homers in the first inning against Kyle Hendricks, leading the Braves to a victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday night.
Kris Bryant, Willson Contreras Lead Cubs To 13-4 Win Over Braves, Ending 3-Game SkidChicago entered hitting a major league-worst .166 and then took an 11-0 lead in the fifth.
Cubs Legend Fergie Jenkins Remembers Pitching Against Hank Aaron, 'The All-Time Home-Run Hitter In Baseball'Major League Baseball Hall of Famer and former home run king Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron was remembered around the country and the world Saturday, a day after he passed away at the age of 86.
White Sox Suffer 6th Loss In A Row Upon Falling To AtlantaFreddie Freeman homered twice off All-Star Lucas Giolito and drove in five runs, providing all the offense for the Atlanta Braves in their 5-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.
Atlanta Braves Rout Chicago White Sox, 11-5
Fried, Flowers, Freeman Power Braves Past ChiSox 10-7Max Fried pitched six-plus innings and won his sixth straight decision, Tyler Flowers hit a three-run homer and the surging Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago White Sox 10-7 on Friday night.
Kimbrel Closes Out Debut With Rizzo's Help, Cubs Beat BravesKimbrel earn his 334th career save and did it against his original team. The Cubs finalized a $43 million, three-year contract with 31-year-old free agent on June 7, then sent the right-hander to the minors to get himself ready.
Keuchel Gets 1st Win With Braves In 5-3 Victory Over CubsDallas Keuchel said he's still rounding into form. The Atlanta Braves already like what they've seen.
Albies, Acuña Hit Homers To Lead Braves Past Cubs 3-2Ozzie Albies and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered, Max Fried pitched six innings of two-hit ball and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Tuesday night.
Contreras, Lester Lead Cubs Past Braves 8-3Willson Contreras homered and had three RBIs, Jon Lester pitched five-hit ball through six innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 8-3 Monday in a chippy matchup of NL division leaders.
Fried Shines As Braves Complete 3-Game Sweep Of Cubs, 9-4Max Fried took a perfect game into the sixth inning, Nick Markakis drive in five runs with five hits and the Atlanta Braves beat Yu Darvish and the Chicago Cubs 9-4 on Thursday night to complete a three-game sweep.