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2016 Schedule
58-38, 1st in NL Cent
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Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Cubs manager Joe Maddon can only chuckle about he two-homer came from Milwaukee's Kirk Nieuwenhuis, who entered Satursay's game hitting .195.

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Brewers use the long ball to beat Cubs (1:10)
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Lucroy smashes two-run homer (0:19)

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Montgomery is on to make his Cubs debut. Key spot too, down two with two on for Kirk Nieuwenhuis.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Athletic play by Willson Contreras to chase down an errant Adam Warren pitch and throw out Hernan Perez trying to score, but play is under review. ... Close play, but call stands.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

With the Cubs' need to free a roster spot for Joe Nathan tomorrow, that wasn't the outing Clayton Richard wanted. Adam Warren's turn.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

That's 10 straight Cubs retired by Milwaukee's Zach Davies. Anthony Rizzo's first-inning single is Chicago's only hit through six innings.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

According to ESPN Stats & Info, Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo's first-inning double moved him into the NL lead for extra-base hits (52), passing Washington's Daniel Murphy.

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Here is the Cubs' Joe Maddon discussing how his bullpen is coming (0:40)
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Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Here is the Cubs' Joe Maddon discussing how his bullpen is coming together given recent developments.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Cubs manager Joe Maddon says veteran reliever Joe Nathan will join the club on Sunday. A corresponding roster move will be announced then.

Lineup: Cubs (58-37) at Brewers (40-54)

  • 1. Dexter Fowler, CF (S)
  • 2. Kris Bryant, 3B (R)
  • 3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B (L)
  • 4. Ben Zobrist, LF (S)
  • 5. Willson Contreras, C (R)
  • 6. Jason Heyward, RF (L)
  • 7. Addison Russell, SS (R)
  • 8. Javier Baez, 2B (R)
  • 9. John Lackey, RHP (R)
  • Daily notes

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

With storms in the area, the roof is closed at Miller Park. And with no air conditioning in the stadium, the Cubs-Brewers game promises to be a sultry affair.

ESPN Stats & Information

Fowler comes back with a bang

Playing his first game since June 18, Dexter Fowler didn't take long to re-acclimate himself, The Cubs' center fielder's first swing produced his eighth home run of the season.

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Shaughnessy amazed by Theo Epstein's success (1:17)
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Fowler comes up big for Cubs in return from DL (0:58)
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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs reliever Carl Edwards discuss his sixth inning performance on Friday against the Brewers where he entered with a runner on second but stranded him on the base paths retiring three straight.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs CF Dexter Fowler discuss his big return to the lineup in the Cubs 5-2 win over the Brewers on Friday. He homered and was on base 4 times.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs starter Jason Hammel discus his 5-2 win over the Brewers on Friday night starting with his prescribed diet during the game.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs4874th
Batting Average.25415th
On Base Percentage.3462nd
Slugging Percentage.43210th
Earned Run Average3.241st
Quality Starts593rd
WHIP1.122nd
BAA.2141st

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