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73-54, 3rd in NL Cent
19hJesse Rogers

Rapid Reaction: Dodgers 4, Cubs 1

Jason Hammel matched Clayton Kershaw for a while, but the Cubs got sloppy in the sixth inning and the Dodgers made them pay for it.

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20hJesse Rogers

'School' is in session for Cubs hitters

The Cubs took their lumps in facing Clayton Kershaw, but hope the experience will pay dividends if they make the postseason.

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Clayton Kershaw ties his season high with 14 strikeouts as Dodgers beat Cubs, 4-1. He has 76 K since the All-Star break.

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Final: Dodgers 4, Cubs 1

Clayton Kershaw continued his hot stretch as he fanned a season-high-tying 14 over eight innings and gave up just one run. The reigning MVP has allowed one earned run or fewer in 10 of his past 11 starts. Box score

Rizzo sends one deep off Kershaw

Anthony Rizzo's home run off Clayton Kershaw was calculated at 441 feet, tied for the longest homer the reigning MVP has allowed in his career (Ryan Spilborghs, May 27, 2009 at Coors Field). Follow live

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Dodgers go for 4th straight as Cubs visit

Chicago faces a Cy Young candidate for the 2nd straight game when they meet Clayton Kershaw, who has given up one earned run or fewer in nine of his past 10 starts. Follow live

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Giants put Cain on DL with nerve issue in elbow

Giants right-hander Matt Cain was put on the 15-day disabled list Friday with irritation in his pitching elbow and received a cortisone injection to help it calm down.

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Maddon plenty confident in Rodney

Cubs manager Joe Maddon doesn't seem bothered by Fernando Rodney's absolute implosion of a season. Here's why he's still confident Chicago's newly acquired reliever can bounce back. MLB rumors roundup

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Olney: Mets' offense, A-Rod's recent slump

ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney covers the Mets' offensive production, Alex Rodriguez's recent slump, the Cubs' acquisition of Fernando Rodney, the NL West race and the structure of the playoffs.

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Heir Javier?

Cubs fans have been waiting patiently to see SS prospect Javier Baez rejoin the Cubs. If called up, can he fill Starlin Castro's shoes immediately? Find out (Insider)

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Cubs-Astros not the top matchup?

What could be more exciting than the Cubs trying to end their curse against the upstart Astros in the World Series? David Schoenfield has another matchup in mind. Best World Series matchups

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#MadBum dominates with 12 Ks as #SFGiants take rubber match over Cubs. #WeAreGiant

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2dJesse Rogers

Cubs get struggling reliever Rodney from M's

The playoff-contending Chicago Cubs have acquired struggling reliever Fernando Rodney from the Seattle Mariners for cash or a player to be named later.

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Cubs no match for Madison Bumgarner

The LHP tossed six innings of 1-run ball and struck out 12 Cubs in the Giants' 9-1 win. With back-to-back wins, San Francisco is 2.5 games back of the Dodgers in the NL West and 5.5 games behind the Cubs for the second NL wild card. Box score

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs52317th
Batting Average.24030th
On Base Percentage.31715th
Slugging Percentage.39221st
Earned Run Average3.577th
Quality Starts6218th
WHIP1.205th
BAA.2425th

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