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Chicago Cubs (84-67)


Tue. 9/19 Wed. 9/20 Thu. 9/21 Fri. 9/22 Sat. 9/23
@ TB
W 2-1
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@ TB
L 1-8
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ChC 5 - 3 Mil
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@ Mil
4:35 PM PT5:35 PM MT6:35 PM CT7:35 PM ET19:35 ET23:35 GMT7:35 4:35 PM MST6:35 PM EST7:05 PM VEN3:35 UAE (+1)6:35 PM CT
@ Mil
10:05 AM PT11:05 AM MT12:05 PM CT1:05 PM ET13:05 ET17:05 GMT1:05 10:05 AM MST12:05 PM EST12:35 PM VEN21:05 UAE12:05 PM CT

Cubs rally in 9th, beat Brewers 5-3 in 10th to extend lead

MILWAUKEE (AP) The pressure was on and Javier Baez delivered for the Chicago Cubs.

Baez grounded a tying single with two outs in the ninth inning, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer in the 10th and the Cubs widened their NL Central lead over Milwaukee, rallying past the Brewers 5-3 Thursday night.

Chicago is now 4 1/2 games ahead of the Brewers after winning the opener of a four-game series. The Cubs have won eight of nine.

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Leaders
AVG: K. Bryant.288
HR: A. Rizzo32
RBI: A. Rizzo106
SB: J. Báez10
W: J. Arrieta14
ERA: J. Arrieta3.48
Saves: W. Davis32
K: J. Lester169
NL Central
TeamWLPctGB
Chi Cubs 8467.556-
Milwaukee 8171.5333.5
St. Louis 8072.5264.5
Pittsburgh 6984.45116
Cincinnati 6687.43119
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .255 (16)
Runs: 765 (7)
Hits: 1307 (17)
Home Runs: 210 (9)
Stolen Bases: 58 (24)
OBP: .338 (4)
SLG: .440 (8)
Total Bases: 2251 (9)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.07 (10)
Runs Allowed: 665 (11)
Saves: 37 (14)
Strikeouts: 1329 (8)
OpBA: .239 (5)
OBP: .316 (10)
SLG: .400 (5)
Run Support: 5.12 (7)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
9/18 W. Contreras Reinstated From League Suspension
9/17 W. Contreras Starting to Serve Suspension
9/16 W. Contreras Suspension Announced By League (two games, reduced to one)
9/16 A. Russell Removed From 10-Day DL (Strained right foot)
9/13 P. Johnson Designated for Assignment
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Injuries
Date Player Status
9/13 K. Uehara Right knee infection (day-to-day)
8/18 J. Grimm off 10-day DL
8/18 J. Lester off 10-day DL
8/10 W. Contreras off 10-day DL
8/9 K. Uehara off 10-day DL
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