Jake Arrieta had a career-high 11 strikeouts in seven innings, and Nate Schierholtz hit a three-run homer to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 Wednesday.
The Miami Marlins look to bounce back from their 13 inning loss to Chicago on Monday when the teams face off again on Tuesday night at Marlins Park.
The Miami Marlins couldn’t hold on to a 3-0 lead, fall to Cubs 4-3 in 13 innings.
Jason Hammel knew his tenure with the rebuilding Chicago Cubs could be brief after signing a one-year contract in the offseason.
A couple of weeks ago, Jeff Samardzija was a symbol of the Chicago Cubs’ struggles when he was winless despite leading the major leagues in ERA.
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Greg Dobbs hit a two-run homer and drove in the go-ahead run with a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning, leading the Florida Marlins to 7-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Casey Coleman had a career-high seven strikeouts in 5 2-3 shutout innings Thursday, and the Chicago Cubs completed a two-game series sweep by beating the Florida Marlins 5-1.