Cubs Plate Three in the First, Including One on Franmil Reyes’ SECOND Triple with the Cubs

Franmil Reyes came to the Cubs with two triples to his name over 481 big league games. He is a slugger, but not really a “triples hitter.”

Well, Reyes has now matched his CAREER TOTAL in triple in just nine games with the Cubs:

That’s Reyes’ second triple in a week, and it drove in one of the Cubs’ three runs in the first. They’d fallen behind initially on an Andrew McCutchen homer off of Keegan Thompson, but a Nick Madrigal Single, a Seiya Suzuki double, the Reyes triple, and an Ian Happ single later, they had the lead in the first.

Franmil Reyes is a man possessed. He just keeps raking with the Cubs.

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