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Wainwright, Fowler, St. Louis top Nats 5-1; Cards-Cubs next

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright has pitched in his share of big games throughout a distinguished career. Taking the mound against an ace in a matchup with postseason implications, he delivered once more.   Wainwright put on another sharp performance to top Max Scherzer, right fielder Dexter Fowler made a sensational catch and the…read more »

Brewers close gap on Cubs, Cards

UNDATED (AP) _ The Milwaukee Brewers have climbed back into a tie with the Chicago Cubs for the second NL wild card, two games behind the NL Central-leading Cardinals. The Brew Crew won for the 11th time in 12 games as Mike Moustakas and Lorenzo Cain homered in a 3-1 win against the Padres. Moustakas…read more »

Cubs lose 4-2 to Gray, Reds

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs had been scoring in bunches lately. Then Sonny Gray took the mound for the Cincinnati Reds. The Cubs were shut down by Gray and two relievers Tuesday night, falling 4-2 to the Reds in a loss that hurt their playoff positioning. Chicago had won five in a row, outscoring…read more »

Schwarber homers as Cubs beat Reds 8-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Playing without Anthony Rizzo, the Chicago Cubs turned to Kyle Schwarber. And Nicholas Castellanos. And Alec Mills. It seemed like everyone helped out. Schwarber hit a three-run homer and made a diving catch in left field, and the Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 on Monday night for their fifth straight victory. Castellanos added a…read more »

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