Wada was excellent and the Cubs opened things up just enough late.
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Kyle Hendricks was solid again, but the Cubs’ bats mustered nothing.
The bullpen let this one get away.
Eat it. Eat it all.
That … did not go well.
Well, that wound up not being all that close.
That was just a flat-out fun win.
Swept by the Diamondbacks. Probably not the second half start the Cubs wanted.
Travis Wood’s struggles continue.
The Cubs went out to an early lead, but Edwin Jackson and the bullpen couldn’t hold it.
Thud. The Cubs’ first half ends.
It was really, really, really not Edwin Jackson’s day.
Walk off win for the Cubs. That is neat.
It was a crappy week in Cincinnati, but that was a hell of a fun way to end it.
The Cubs lose again. No special magic for Alcantara or Beeler tonight.
Wada with a successful debut, but the bullpen let this one slip away.
The Cubs wound up making a game of this one, but it wasn’t enough.
Pitching was not the order of the day.