Quintana deals as Cubs blank Brewers

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Quintana deals as Cubs blank Brewers
Quintana deals as Cubs blank Brewers

Jose Quintana fanned seven batters in 6 2/3 scoreless innings, and the Chicago Cubs held on for a 3-0 win over the visiting Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field. Chicago increased its lead to two games over Milwaukee in the National League Central with less than three weeks remaining in the regular season. The St. Louis Cardinals also are in the mix as they entered the day 3 1/2 games back of the Cubs. Quintana (13-9), who gave up three hits and walked two, matched his single-season high for victories. The left-hander from Colombia won his third straight decision and allowed two runs or fewer for the fifth outing in a row. Brewers starter Jhoulys Chacin (14-7) allowed two runs

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