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Sport Russell hits slam, Cubs power back for 10-6 win over Twins

04:50  30 june  2018
04:50  30 june  2018 Source:   ap.org

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Addison Russell hit his second career grand slam , Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10 - 6 . Berrios lacked his usual velocity as he yielded a season-high six runs and four walks. The right-hander was 3-0 with a 2.10

CHICAGO (AP) — Addison Russell hit his second career grand slam , Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10 - 6 on Friday. Zobrist added his two-run shot to right in the sixth off Matt Magill to make it 8-5. Baby boy baez.

Chicago Cubs' Addison Russell, left, celebrates his grand slam with Kyle Schwarber during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins on Friday, June 29, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Jim Young)© The Associated Press Chicago Cubs' Addison Russell, left, celebrates his grand slam with Kyle Schwarber during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins on Friday, June 29, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Jim Young)

CHICAGO — Addison Russell hit his second career grand slam, Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10-6 on Friday.

Kyle Schwarber added his 16th home run, a solo shot in seventh, and Anthony Rizzo completed Chicago's scoring with an RBI single in the eighth as the Cubs pulled away to win their third game in four following a five-game losing streak.

Rizzo, Russell, Cubs erupt after Kershaw exits, beat Dodgers

  Rizzo, Russell, Cubs erupt after Kershaw exits, beat Dodgers Anthony Rizzo's three-run double and Addison Russell's two-run homer highlighted a seven-run seventh inning as the Chicago Cubs broke loose after Clayton Kershaw exited, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-5. The Cubs pounded out 15 hits, including four by Rizzo. Russell drove in four runs in the final regular season meeting between the teams that played each other in the NL Championship Series the last two years. They met seven times in 10 days, with the Cubs winning four games over the two series.The Dodgers staked Kershaw to a 3-1 lead before he departed after five innings because of a pitch limit.

Russell hit his second career grand slam , Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers and the Cubs rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10 - 6 on Friday. Berrios lacked his usual velocity as he yielded a season-high six runs and four walks. The right-hander was 3-0 with a 2.10 ERA over his

Addison Russell hit his second career grand slam , Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Berrios lacked his usual velocity as he yielded a season-high six runs and four walks. The right-hander was 3-0 with a 2. 10 ERA over his previlous

Russell's second homer in two days chased Twins starter Jose Berrios (8-6) with one out the fifth and put Chicago ahead for the first time, 6-5. The shortstop's deep fly to left was pushed by a steady southwest wind as it narrowly reached the Wrigley Field bleachers.

Joe Mauer homered among three hits and finished with a season-high five RBIs. Coming through twice with two outs, Mauer hit a three-run shot in the second and lined a two-run double off Cubs starter Mike Montgomery in the fourth.

Montgomery (3-2) lasted five innings and earned the win despite giving up five runs (three earned) and seven hits with three walks. Three Cubs relievers followed with a scoreless inning each before Justin Wilson allowed the Twins' final run in the ninth.

Cubs pound out 20 hits, beat Twins 14-9 at scorching Wrigley

  Cubs pound out 20 hits, beat Twins 14-9 at scorching Wrigley Minnesota's Eddie Rosario, Bobby Wilson and Max Kepler all left early because of heat illness on a scorching afternoon at Wrigley Field, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Twins 14-9 Saturday. BOX SCORE: CUBS 14, TWINS 9Rosario homered in the top of the fifth inning, then was pulled from left field shortly after fielding a hit by Anthony Rizzo in the bottom half. The Cubs said it was 96 degrees at the time with a heat index of 107 — that's a calculation of how hot it actually feels, with the humidity factored in.Jason Heyward had four of the Cubs' 20 hits, Ben Zobrist had three RBIs and Chicago had a pair of five-run innings.

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Brandon Morrow came in to get the final out for his 17th save.

Berrios lacked his usual velocity as he yielded a season-high six runs and four walks. The right-hander was 3-0 with a 2.10 ERA over his previlous five starts.

Mauer's homer was just his second this season, following a solo shot on May 1. The 35-year-old first baseman last drove in five runs in a game last Sept. 17 against Toronto.

After Max Kepler and Mitch Garver led off the second with singles, Mauer's drive with two outs made it 3-0. His fly carried into the left-field basket with help from the wind.

With Albert Almora, Jr. on first, Heyward lined Berrios' first pitch to him in the third into the right-center bleachers to cut it to 3-2.

Mauer's double to center field got past Almora in the fourth and plated two runs to extend the Twins' lead to 5-2.

After the Cubs loaded the bases in the fifth, Russell's fifth homer put them ahead. Zobrist added his two-run shot to right in the sixth off Matt Magill to make it 8-5.

Flaherty, Carpenter help Cardinals shut down Cubs 5-0

  Flaherty, Carpenter help Cardinals shut down Cubs 5-0 Jack Flaherty and four relievers combined on a four-hitter, Matt Carpenter homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Sunday night. BOX SCORE: CARDINALS 5, CUBS 0Flaherty allowed just two hits while striking out seven in five innings, but he walked three and hit two batters and was pulled after throwing 97 pitches. He escaped a jam in the third inning when he struck out Kris Bryant with the bases loaded to keep the game scoreless.John Brebbia (1-1) worked around two hits in a scoreless sixth inning to earn his first major league win.

Addison Russell goes deep for the second straight game but this time it counts for 4 runs off a GRAND SLAM BOMB TO LEFT!!! Cubs swat 4 HRs in 10 - 6 win over the Twins : 6/29/18 - Продолжительность: 2:51 MLB 47 864 просмотра.

Russell hits slam , Cubs power back for 10 - 6 win over Twins . Addison Russell hit his second career grand slam , Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers Jack Flaherty allows one run over six innings pitched with eight strikeouts in the Cardinals' series-clinching victory over the Braves.

BABY BOY BAEZ

INF Javier Baez wasn't in the lineup following the birth of his son Friday morning. Baez, tied with Schwarber for the team lead with 16 homers, pinch hit in the seventh and struck out.

TRAINERS ROOM

Twins: INF/OFTaylor Motter was placed on the disabled list with concussion like symptoms after hitting his chest hard against right field wall at Guaranteed Rate Field on Thursday while trying to make a catch. ... Minnesota recalled C/INF Willians Astudillo from Triple-A Rochester to take Motter's roster spot. ... The Twins designated RHP Felix Jorge for release or assignment.

Cubs: RHP Yu Darvish travelled to Texas to see orthopedic surgeon Keith Meister for a fresh opinion on his sore right triceps. The injury flared up in a bullpen session on Thursday in Los Angeles and forced the Cubs to scrub Darvish's return to the rotation this weekend. . INF/OF Kris Bryant (left shoulder inflammation) hit off a tee and took infield practice on Friday. He could return on Tuesday when he's eligible to come off the disabled list. ... RHP Carl Edwards Jr. (right shoulder inflammation) was scheduled to make a rehab outing at Triple-A Iowa on Friday and is nearing a return from the DL.

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Twins LHP Adalberto Mejia makes his first major league appearance of the season and faces Cubs RHP Tyler Chatwood (3-5, 3.95), who comes off the paternity list. Mejia is 4-2 with 2.74 ERA in 11 games (nine starts) for Triple-A Rochester, and was 4-7 with 4.50 ERA in 21 starts for the Twins in 2017. Chatwood leads the majors with 63 walks.

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