Mark Leiter Jr. allowed a strong relief of more than 5 1/3 innings, and the Chicago Cubs visited the Boston Red Sox to win 3-1 four times in a row on Saturday night. To pay the price of poor defense.
Later was pushed into emergency service after the first 7 pitches of the game.
Cubs starter Alex Mills attacked Jarren Duran to start the game and allowed Rafael Devers to double. But it was in his evening range and ended up with reported back pain.
Later (2-2) came and stranded Devers. He finally allowed Devers's double play grounder to run 6 innings, 3 hits, 1 walk and hit 5 before leaving with 2 outs in the 6th inning.
Mychal Givens scored two innings, and David Robertson stranded two runners in the ninth inning to win Chicago's four outsaves. .. Seasonal stretch. Robertson won his 11th save.
Chicago bullpen threw 32/3 scoreless innings during Friday's comeback victory over Boston, which is 0-2 in July, after doing 20-6 in June. ..
Meanwhile, Boston starter Josh Winkowski (3-2) made his fifth career start, allowing two runs (one win) with six hits. However, I left the infield only once. Right-handed players also defeated six career highs on a walk.
However, his teammate managed only 5 hits and advanced 1 to 7 with the scoring runners. Durand was 2 to 4.
Chicago's first two runs were made on two Red Sox defenses with a mini-breakdown. Patrick Wisdom (2-4) and Nico Hoerner (2-4) infield hits led Devers and Winkowski's consecutive pitching errors 1-0 to Chicago. The host ran again on the sacrifice fly of Narciso Crook.
The Cubs have added some welcome insurance for the ninth time with Wisdom's two RBI singles from Tanner Hauk.
Chicago has also achieved four and eight consecutive victories at home, achieving three consecutive victories and the highest of the season.
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