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2018 Schedule
42-29, 1st in NL Cent
Schwarber pads Cubs' lead with solo HR (0:23)
Heyward's perfect throw nails Taylor at home (0:36)

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Cubs starter Yu Darvish moved closer to a return from tendinitis in his right triceps after throwing a simulated game at Wrigley Field before Wednesday's game against the Dodgers. Both Maddon and Darvish said the outing went as well as could have been expected and he was able to work on all of his pitches. He will be re-evaluated on Thursday before a next step is established but it could be a rehab start, of which Darvish said he likely would only need one before he returns to the Chicago rotation.

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Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cubs have placed closer Brandon Morrow on the disabled list because of back tightness. Morrow hurt himself while taking off his pants which, on the surface, sounds kind of amusing but is the kind of frustrating back-related tweak that many of us can identify with. The move is retroactive to Sunday. Reliever Justin Hancock, added as the 26th man for Tuesday's doubleheader, will remain on the big league roster.

Greeny: Morrow pants injury 'is a new one on the list' (0:48)
Cubs walk off in 10 (1:07)
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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs OF Albert Almora Jr react to his walk off hit in the Cubs 2-1, 10th inning win over the Dodgers on Tuesday night.

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Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts liked what he saw from Rich Hill on Tuesday.

0:23

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers' Rich Hill enjoyed his best outing of the 2018 season on the day he was activated from the disabled list. He says that perhaps it was a good thing that he had some time off because he made some key adjustments.

Cubs walk off in 10th on Almora's single (0:37)
Schwarber sends HR out to right (0:25)
Rizzo turns unassisted double play (0:20)

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyle Schwarber tied the game with his 3rd career HR (1st this season) against a pitch on the upper and inner third of the plate (up and in). He is a career .222 hitter vs up-and-in pitches, with a .389 slugging percentage. He's hitting .211 this season on those pitches.

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Farmer PH double lifts Dodgers over Cubs in 1st game of DH

Pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer doubled sharply down the left-field line with two outs in the ninth to drive in two runs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers came back to edge the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Tuesday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader.

Bryant double gives Cubs the lead (0:31)
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Rain, power outage postpone Dodgers-Cubs

Monday's series opener between the Cubs and Dodgers was postponed because of rain systems moving through the Chicago area and a partial power outage at Wrigley Field. The game will be made up on Tuesday as part of a doubleheader.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

They have postponed the Dodgers-Cubs game after a delay of two hours, 53 minutes because of additional bad weather expected to move in as well as the on-going power outages at Wrigley Field. The clubs will play a split doubleheader on Tuesday, with the first game starting at 1:05 p.m. EST, and the second game starting at the previously scheduled 8:05 p.m. EST.

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Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs3426th
Batting Average.2584th
On Base Percentage.3401st
Slugging Percentage.41511th
Earned Run Average3.172nd
Quality Starts37Tied-13th
WHIP1.2713th
BAA.2183rd