Chicago Cubs (53-47)

Tue. 7/28 Wed. 7/29 Thu. 7/30 Fri. 7/31 Sat. 8/1
vs. Col
L 2-7
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vs. Col
W 3-2
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ChC 5 - 2 Mil
@ Mil
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@ Mil
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Rizzo helps Cubs beat Brewers 5-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) Chicago was struggling before Anthony Rizzo got the Cubs back on track with one mighty swing in Milwaukee.

Rizzo hit a three-run homer with two out in the eighth inning, and lifting the Cubs to a 5-2 victory over the Brewers on Thursday night.

"The whole night, it wasn't going our way," Chicago manager Joe Maddon said. "But I liked the way we worked. And then eventually Riz steps up and does what he can do."

AVG: A. Rizzo.279
HR: A. Rizzo17
RBI: K. Bryant59
SB: D. Fowler16
W: J. Arrieta11
ERA: J. Arrieta2.61
Saves: H. Rondon13
K: J. Arrieta141
NL Central
St. Louis 6537.637-
Pittsburgh 5942.5845.5
Chi Cubs 5447.53510.5
Cincinnati 4654.46018
Milwaukee 4459.42721.5
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .237 (28)
Runs: 383 (23)
Hits: 804 (29)
Home Runs: 90 (16)
Stolen Bases: 69 (4)
OBP: .314 (16)
SLG: .372 (26)
Total Bases: 1259 (28)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.49 (7)
Runs Allowed: 385 (11)
Saves: 24 (22)
Strikeouts: 871 (3)
OpBA: .240 (4)
OBP: .298 (3)
SLG: .382 (11)
Run Support: 3.80 (23)
Date Player Transactions
7/29 M. Baxter Designated for Assignment
7/29 D. Beeler Sent to Minors
7/29 Y. Medina Called Up from Minors
7/29 N. Ramirez Placed on 15-Day DL (Left abdominal soreness)
7/29 B. Rowen Purchased From Minors
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Date Player Status
7/26 N. Ramirez Left abdominal soreness (on 15-day DL)
7/12 M. Montero Sprained left thumb (on 15-day DL)
7/2 D. Ross off 7-day DL
6/24 D. Fowler Ankle (day-to-day)
6/23 T. Wada Left deltoid inflammation (on 15-day DL)
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