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Cubs Win; Sox, Cards Return To Action Tonight

 width=>>Cubs Get By Rockies

(Chicago, IL) -- Tsuyoshi Wada [[ soo-YO-shee WAH-duh ]] tossed seven innings of one-run ball to lead the Cubs in a 4-1 victory over the Rockies at Wrigley Field. Wada picked up his first career victory while Hector Rondon [[ ron-DOAN ]] notched his 13th save and Anthony Rizzo drove in two. Emilio Bonifacio was 2-for-4 and scored twice as Chicago won for just the second time in six games. Yohan Flande [[ flawn-DAY ]] struck out eight while allowing two runs in six-and-two-thirds innings as he fell to 0-and-3. Brandon Barnes doubled for one of Colorado's six hits while Nolan Arenado drove in a run. The Rox have lost two straight since a three-game win streak.

MLB National League
Atlanta Braves 2, San Diego Padres 0
Miami Marlins 7, Washington Nationals 6
New York Mets 7, Philadelphia Phillies 1
Arizona Diamondbacks 2, Cincinnati Reds 1 (15 inn)
Pittsburgh Pirates 5, San Francisco Giants 0

MLB American League
Toronto Blue Jays 14, Boston Red Sox 1
Texas Rangers 4, New York Yankees 2
Houston Astros 7, Oakland Athletics 3

MLB Interleague
Tampa Bay Rays 2, Milwaukee Brewers 1

 width=>>Cards Travel To Take On Padres

(San Diego, CA) -- After a day off, the Cardinals return to the diamond tonight for the first of a three-game series with the Padres from Petco Park. St. Louis is 56-and-48 this season and trots Lance Lynn to the hill. Lynn is 11-and-7 with a 3.05 ERA. San Diego counters with 9-and-10 Tyson Ross who has a 2.65 ERA this season. First pitch is at 9:10.

>>White Sox Face Tigers Tonight

(Detroit, MI) -- The White Sox open up a three-game series with the Tigers tonight at Comerica Park in Detroit. Chicago sends Jose Quintana to the mound. He's 5-and-7 with a 3.15 ERA. Detroit counters with Anibal Sanchez, who is 7-and-4 with a 3.45 ERA. First pitch is at 6:08.

>>Marlins' Cishek, Mets' deGrom NL Co-Players Of Week

(New York, NY) -- Miami Marlins reliever Steve Cishek [[ SEE-sheck ]] and Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom are the National League Co-Players of the Week. Cishek was 5-for-5 in save opportunities, fanning eight in five innings. deGrom went 2-and-0 with a 0.68 ERA in wins over Seattle and Milwaukee.

>>Indians' Santana AL Player Of Week

(New York, NY) -- Cleveland Indians infielder and designated hitter Carlos Santana is the American League Player of the Week. He went 15-for-27 for a .556 average with six homers and 10 RBI to give the Tribe their second straight weekly winner. Second baseman Jason Kipnis won the award last week.

>>Jeter Passes Yastrzemski On Hit List

(Arlington, TX) -- Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter now sits alone in seventh place on the all-time hits list. Jeter went 3-for-4 against the Rangers on Monday and his seventh-inning single was his 3,420th career hit. He passed former Red Sox great Carl Yastrzemski [[ yah-STREMZ-kee ]] on the list.

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