LEADING OFF: Brewers chase Cubs, Reds try to blank Dodgers

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LEADING OFF: Brewers chase Cubs, Reds try to blank Dodgers
LEADING OFF: Brewers chase Cubs, Reds try to blank Dodgers

A look at what's happening around the majors today: LAST SHOT The Brewers try to close ground on the NL Central-leading Cubs in their final showdown of the regular season. Chicago beat Milwaukee 3-0 on Tuesday night to stretch its division lead to two games. The Cubs will start right-hander Kyle Hendricks (11-10, 3.71) in the finale at Wrigley Field. He is 5-1 with a 2.90 ERA in his past eight starts. Chase Anderson counters for the Brewers. The right-hander has seldom thrown more than 90 pitches in a start down the stretch, but also hasn't lost since July 14. He pitched seven innings of one-hit ball in a 4-0 win over Chicago on June 12. SEEING RED Cincinnati will try to complete its first season

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