Addison Russell had a three-run walk-off homer with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Cubs a 7-4 win on Wednesday afternoon against the Brewers.
Justin Grimm took home the win in this one after his flawless sixth inning.
The Chicago Cubs are asking non-players to sign an agreement giving the team the right to buy back World Series rings for $1 in an effort to discourage employees from selling them.
The Virginia High graduate notched the win in Chicago's 9-7 triumph over the Milwaukee Brewers at Wrigley Field.
Kevin Pillar had three hits for the second straight game and stole two bases as the Blue Jays won for the third time this season and improved to 2-6 on their homestand. The Cubs trailed 5-0 on Tuesday night before rallying for a 9-7 victory. "It seems that whenever you kind of count us out, we seem to have a spark".
"They kept extending at-bats and fouling off pitches, to their credit", Counsell said.
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He played 4:11 shorthanded in Game 2. "I don't know what to say", Capitals alternate captain Nicklas Backstrom told reporters. Now everyone else realizes that, too. "Playoff jitters a little bit to start", Williams said of his team.
Kyle Hendricks got hit hard early, allowing a pair of home runs, a two-run shot by Travis Shaw and a solo homer by Jett Bandy.
Milwaukee is 6-2 in their last 8 games overall and 6-2 in their last 8 Wednesday games while the under is 7-3 in their last 10 road games.
"I question the distance they measured that in", manager Joe Girardi said. We just have to keep getting them out there.
"It wasn't a good day to hit the ball in the air and I think we hit three balls really well", Counsell said. It's on the ring. Montero on the other hand, went 3 for 4 with his first home run of the season. Eric Thames went 3-for-5 with three runs, hitting safely in a 12th consecutive start.
For a second night in a row the Cubs mounted a comeback to beat the Brewers. This sets up Lester to face the Pirates next week and Arrieta to go in Boston when the Cubs get there.
Brewers: RHP Matt Garza (right groin strain) might be ready to pitch for Milwaukee after throwing 5 2/3 innings Monday during a rehab outing for Class A Wisconsin. Schwarber was able to make it back for the team's championship run last season, and having him at the top of the lineup will provide pop that most teams can not match. Schwarber struck out as a pinch hitter in the seventh inning and popped out in the ninth. He walked four in this game, matching his season high from past year, and that makes seven walks in the 16 frames.
Luckily, Chicago has the best team ERA in the National League, with Jake Arrieta, Jon Lester, and Anderson leading the rotation.