MLB wrap: Cubs top Reds for fifth straight win

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MLB wrap: Cubs top Reds for fifth straight win
MLB wrap: Cubs top Reds for fifth straight win

Chicago has continued to hold on to a wild-card spot, as it won its fifth straight game by topping Cincinnati 8-2 on Monday. The Cubs keep finding a way to get it done and remain one game ahead of the Brewers, who beat the Padres 5-1. Chicago's Kyle Schwarber only went 1 for 4, but hit a home run and tallied three RBIs on the night. Ben Zobrist and Willson Contreras were the only Cubs to get multiple hits, as each went 2 for 4. The Reds only managed to get six hits off of Chicago pitching, and two came from Jose Peraza. The Cubs improved to 82-68 on the season while the Brewers sit at 81-69. Studs of the Night Cory Spangenberg went 2 for 3 and notched three RBIs in Milwaukee's win. Luis Arraez

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