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• Greg Maddux went only 5 1/3 innings before handing off a lead to the bullpen, but Ryan Dempster escaped a bases-loaded-with-none-out situation in the bottom of the ninth to preserve the Cubs' 6-5 win at Cincinnati.
It was Maddux's 325th career victory (all as a starter), as he moved into 13th place on the all-time wins list. It was also the 34th victory of his career in a game in which ...
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