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Sportsnet.ca
Q&A: Eric Hinske on becoming a coach, analytics, not living up to ROYhis out-pitch.SN: How do you parcel out information to players? Hinske: They’r
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 23 hours ago
his out-pitch.SN: How do you parcel out information to players? Hinske: They’re all different. Some want a lot, like Ben Zobrist. He wants it all. Anthony Rizzo doesn’t even want a percentage (of pitches a pitcher throws). You have to get in... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
MLB umpires drop protest after agreeing to meet with Commissioner Rob ManfredSt. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny was ejected after arguing with home pl
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny was ejected after arguing with home plate umpire Chris Segal, noting, "It's not your show, man." And Chicago Cubs utilityman Ben Zobrist advocated for the use of automated umpires. © 2017 U... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Bell powers Pirates past Cards 6-3 in Little League Classicthree-game sweep. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit i
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
three-game sweep. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. The improbable rally by... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:with a wild 6-5 victory. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
with a wild 6-5 victory. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna. Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. - Eddie Rosario hit a... Read more
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SportingNews
Alex Avila saves Cubs with walk-off hit vs. Blue Jaysacquired Alex Avila saved the day. Avila knocked in two runs with a walk-off s
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
acquired Alex Avila saved the day. Avila knocked in two runs with a walk-off single in the bottom of the 10th, plating Ben Zobrist and Javier Baez. Avila, who had come on as a pinch hitter earlier in the game, also drew a walk. The Cubs' other... Read more
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BC Local News
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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Island Packet
Baseball Capsulesthree-game sweep. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit i
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
three-game sweep. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. The improbable rally by... Read more
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give me sport
Javy Baez scores game-winning run on beautiful slide - his celebration is perfectfrom behind. However, the third strike got away from catcher Raffy Lopez, so Sc
give me sport / Posted yesterday
from behind. However, the third strike got away from catcher Raffy Lopez, so Schwarber was able to reach base. Following a Ben Zobrist single, the Cubs had runners on first and third with no outs. Schwarber then scored on a second wild pitch,... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Osuna, Lopez blow two-run lead in 10thhitter Kyle Schwarber struck out swinging on a pitch in the dirt, Lopez couldn’
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
hitter Kyle Schwarber struck out swinging on a pitch in the dirt, Lopez couldn’t handle it and Schwarber took first. A Ben Zobrist single advanced him to third and then with Anthony Rizzo batting, Osuna delivered another wild pitch to score... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Osuna, Lopez blow two-run lead in 10thhitter Kyle Schwarber struck out swinging on a pitch in the dirt, Lopez couldn’
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted yesterday
hitter Kyle Schwarber struck out swinging on a pitch in the dirt, Lopez couldn’t handle it and Schwarber took first. A Ben Zobrist single advanced him to third and then with Anthony Rizzo batting, Osuna delivered another wild pitch to score... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Osuna, Lopez blow two-run lead in 10thhitter Kyle Schwarber struck out swinging on a pitch in the dirt, Lopez couldn’
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
hitter Kyle Schwarber struck out swinging on a pitch in the dirt, Lopez couldn’t handle it and Schwarber took first. A Ben Zobrist single advanced him to third and then with Anthony Rizzo batting, Osuna delivered another wild pitch to score... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Osuna, Lopez blow two-run lead in 10thout Kyle Schwarber, but in doing it with a wild pitch that catcher Raffy Lopez
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
out Kyle Schwarber, but in doing it with a wild pitch that catcher Raffy Lopez couldn’t handle, Schwarber took first. Ben Zobrist followed with a single moving Schwarber to third and then another Osuna wild pitch brought him home and the Cubs... Read more
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CTV News
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
CTV News / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Avila Delivers Cubs a Wild Win Over Blue Jaysinning as Kyle Schwarber and Javier Baez both reached base on dropped third str
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
inning as Kyle Schwarber and Javier Baez both reached base on dropped third strikes. Schwarber scored on an RBI single by Ben Zobrist, setting the stage for Avila's heroics. The catcher lined a single to right field, scoring both Zobrist and Baez... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cubs sweep Blue Jays with wild 6-5 victory in 10 inningson Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into rig
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
on Sunday. With two outs and the bases loaded, Avila lined a base hit into right field against Roberto Osuna (3-4). Ben Zobrist scored easily and Javier Baez slid in safely just ahead of the throw from Jose Bautista. Avila threw his arms in... Read more
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SportingNews
Miguel Montero booed during return to Wrigley Fieldoff starting catcher Willson Contreras. Against their former teammate, Anthony
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
off starting catcher Willson Contreras. Against their former teammate, Anthony Rizzo managed a steal off Montero, while Ben Zobrist was thrown out trying to steal third. Cubs fans are considered some of the most loyal in the game. Yes, Montero... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
While Wrigley experience is great, Blue Jays need wins not momentscontrolling the running game. Booed before his first at-bat, Montero ended up w
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
controlling the running game. Booed before his first at-bat, Montero ended up with two hits, a run scored and threw out Ben Zobrist trying to steal third. A nice moment for him, to be sure, but Wrigley offers plenty of nice moments. The Blue... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Crazy day, wild week and more madness on the way for unpredictable CubsBen Zobrist nearly got ejected Wednesday after a strike was called on a hit-by-
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Ben Zobrist nearly got ejected Wednesday after a strike was called on a hit-by-pitch in the ninth inning. It's getting weird on the North Side, and manager Joe Maddon saw the near-ejection of Zobrist as an omen of sorts, a Zopacalypse, if you... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
John Lackey collects a career milestone with first stolen basebase that Lackey slid into was at his locker stall after the game. But some of
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
base that Lackey slid into was at his locker stall after the game. But some of that enjoyment was short-lived. After Ben Zobrist walked, Lackey wandered too far off second base and was picked off to end the inning with Kyle Schwarber coming... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Maddon Blasts Umpire's Decision as 'Asinine' After Ejectionto see it. That’s because Maddon was ejected from the game in the bottom of th
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
to see it. That’s because Maddon was ejected from the game in the bottom of the ninth inning after a call went against Ben Zobrist at home plate. Zobrist, who was attempting to lay down a bunt with runners on first and second, was hit by a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Don’t look now, but Cubs starter John Lackey is making his own playoff pushpitch in the bottom of the ninth. Amid the bullpen failure, Rizzo’s bomb, anot
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
pitch in the bottom of the ninth. Amid the bullpen failure, Rizzo’s bomb, another mind-boggling umpiring decision against Ben Zobrist, Joe Maddon’s ejection and the Cubs’ rally, it might be easy to overlook Lackey’s quality start, but would you... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Players find baseball’s resistance to useful change off baseIan Kinsler decried the ball-strike calling of umpire Angel Hernandez and urged
The Shawano Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Ian Kinsler decried the ball-strike calling of umpire Angel Hernandez and urged his speedy retirement from the game, Ben Zobrist of the Chicago Cubs spoke of the need to let today’s Pitch Trak technology call the pitches. Zobrist noted the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Rizzo slams, then Cubs top Reds on wild pitchnight. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Cubs nail-biter...Dodgers edge White Sox...Astros getting their shine backto win 7-6. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
to win 7-6. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. On the next... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
A furious Joe Maddon lets loose on umpires during and after the Cubs’ win over the Redscall by home plate umpire Ryan Blakney and first base ump Chris Conroy. With t
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
call by home plate umpire Ryan Blakney and first base ump Chris Conroy. With the game tied at sixth in the ninth inning, Ben Zobrist was hit on the foot while trying to bunt runners on base to second and third with no outs. As Zobrist walked down... Read more
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CTV News
Red Sox rally to beat Cardinals 5-4opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Yanks take Subway Series...Red Sox late rally...Cubs hold onto win 7-6. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
to win 7-6. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. On the next... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Joe Maddon anticipates fine after ejection in 7-6 win over Reds"I don’t know what to say about that call," said Maddon, who was irate that a p
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
"I don’t know what to say about that call," said Maddon, who was irate that a pitch from Wandy Peralta that struck Ben Zobrist on the left calf was ruled a strike by first base umpire Chris Conroy during a sacrifice situation. "We've had different... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
After cruising in 2016, Cubs can benefit from tight division race down stretchhunt is going to make the last month and a half here a lot of fun, and probably
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
hunt is going to make the last month and a half here a lot of fun, and probably a lot of fun for you guys to cover too." Ben Zobrist said it was "nice to kind of cruise" in 2016, but he was concerned about the effects of playing more than a month... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Rizzo slams, Cubs top Reds on wild pitch, 7-6night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Rizzo slams, Cubs top Reds on wild pitchnight. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-
The Journal-Standard / Posted 5 days ago
night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Cubs win wild one, 7-6 over the Redsnight. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Reds lose again on wild pitchnight. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Chicago Cubs beat Cincinnati Reds with run in wild 9thgot Maddon fired up and tossed out was a call with runners on first and second
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
got Maddon fired up and tossed out was a call with runners on first and second and no one out in the bottom of the ninth. Ben Zobrist squared away to bunt and was hit by a pitch. But first-base umpire Chris Conroy ruled Zobrist offered at the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:to win 7-6. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
to win 7-6. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. On the next... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Cubs win on wild pitch in bottom of 9thstole second base as Reds pitcher Homer Bailey had the ball in his hand. Alas,
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
stole second base as Reds pitcher Homer Bailey had the ball in his hand. Alas, Lackey was caught straying off second as Ben Zobrist walked, and he was tagged out. Lackey snagged a line drive off the bat of Joey Votto to end the top of the fifth... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Castillo, Reds’ bullpen shut down Cubseighth time in the last 33 games. Chicago remained 1 1/2 games ahead of both St
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
eighth time in the last 33 games. Chicago remained 1 1/2 games ahead of both St. Louis and Milwaukee in the NL Central. Ben Zobrist singled in a run in the ninth off Raisel Iglesias to cut the Reds’ lead to 2-1, but Iglesias worked around three... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rizzo slams, Cubs top Reds on wild pitch, 7-6night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rizzo slams, Cubs top Reds on wild pitch, 7night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
night. Baez opened the bottom of the ninth with a double off Wandy Peralta (3-3) and pinch-hitter Jon Jay walked. Then, Ben Zobrist moved the runners with a groundout. Reliever Blake Wood came in and struck out Albert Almora Jr. With two outs... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Castillo, Reds’ bullpen shut down Cubseighth time in the last 33 games. Chicago remained 1 1/2 games ahead of both St
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
eighth time in the last 33 games. Chicago remained 1 1/2 games ahead of both St. Louis and Milwaukee in the NL Central. Ben Zobrist singled in a run in the ninth off Raisel Iglesias to cut the Reds’ lead to 2-1, but Iglesias worked around three... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Red Sox rout Cardinalsthird on an Adam Duvall single and scored on Hamilton's hit, making it 2-0. Th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
third on an Adam Duvall single and scored on Hamilton's hit, making it 2-0. The Cubs got within a run in the ninth when Ben Zobrist singled in Kyle Schwarber, who led off the inning with a single. However, with the tying run on third base, the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Stanton homers in 6th straight, Marlins fall 9-4 to Giantsonly two hits over six innings. Chicago remained 1 1/2 games ahead of both St.
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
only two hits over six innings. Chicago remained 1 1/2 games ahead of both St. Louis and Milwaukee in the NL Central. Ben Zobrist singled in a run in the ninth off Raisel Iglesias to cut the Reds' lead to 2-1, but Iglesias worked around three... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Gennett, Castillo lead Reds past Cubs 2the eighth time in the last 33 games. Chicago remained 1 ° games ahead of both
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
the eighth time in the last 33 games. Chicago remained 1 ° games ahead of both St. Louis and Milwaukee in the NL Central. Ben Zobrist singled in a run in the ninth off Raisel Iglesias to cut the Reds' lead to 2-1, but Iglesias worked around three... Read more
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