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73-55, 3rd in NL Cent
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Cubs' to add another young bat

Cubs' manager Joe Maddon expects Javier Baez to get a Sept. 1 call-up. "There's a lot of things he can do to help you win now," Maddon said. Baez has hit .316 with 13 HRs at Triple-A this season

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Is Mat Latos' rotation slot with the Dodgers safe?

Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said the rotation is set going forward with Matt Latos in it, despite September call-ups in a few days.

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Cubs looking to avoid the sweep (1:41)
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Lester gives up five runs in Cubs' fourth straight loss (0:43)
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Dodgers score 4 runs in 7th to beat Cubs 5-2

Andre Ethier singled in a pair of go-ahead runs in the seventh inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers rally past the Chicago Cubs 5-2 Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory.

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Final: Dodgers 5, Cubs 2

Jose Peraza matched Chicago's run total himself and drove in a run in Los Angeles' fifth straight win. Box score

Lester's day done after allowing 3 in 7th

The first four Dodgers batters got a hit to start the 7th inning, with Jose Peraza and Andre Ethier tallying RBI knocks to give L.A. a 4-2 lead. Jon Lester, who was unable to get an out in the frame, surrendered eight hits and struck out seven on the night. Follow live

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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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'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.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs52517th
Batting Average.24030th
On Base Percentage.31715th
Slugging Percentage.39022nd
Earned Run Average3.597th
Quality Starts6219th
WHIP1.205th
BAA.2427th

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