The Cubs got a pitching gem from Kyle Hendricks in a 5-0 win against the Marlins.
The Cubs scored their first run in the bottom of the first on a Russell two run double. The Cubs added two more runs in the fifth thanks to a Hendricks RBI single and a Fowler sacrifice fly to make it 4-0. The Cubs added one more run in the sixth on a Báez sacrifce fly to make it 5-0.
Hendricks got the win improving to 10-7 on the season. Hendricks gave up 7 hits while striking out 5 and walking 3 in the complete game. Conley took the loss falling to 7-6 on the year. Conley gave up 2 runs on 5 hits while striking out 4 and walking 6 over 4 innings.
The Cubs go for the sweep today against the Marlins at 7:05.