The Cubs completed the three game sweep against the Phillies winning 7-2.
The Cubs got home runs from Montero and Zobrist as well as RBI’s from Rizzo and Bryant.
The Cubs got on the board first with a Rizzo RBI single in the first. Montero homered in the second to make it 2-0. Zobrist had a three run home run in the third to make it 5-0. Bryant and Montero had RBI single in the fifth to make it 7-0. The Phillies got on the board with a Goeddel home run in the seventh and a home run from Joseph in the ninth to make it 7-2.
Velasquez took the loss going to 5-2 on the season. Velasquez gave up 7 runs on 9 hits over 4 and 2/3 innings. Lackey got the win going to 5-2 on the season. Lackey gave up 1 run on 4 hits over 7 innings. Lackey also struck out 6 but walked 4.
The Cubs face the Dodgers Memorial Day at 4:05.