Jake Arrieta was able to silence the A’s as the Cubs got the win 4-0.
The Cubs scored their first runs in the third with a Zobrist two run single. The Cubs added two more runs in the sixth with RBI’s from Russell and Solar to make it 4-0.
Arrieta got the win improving to 13-5 on the season. Arrieta gave up 3 hits while striking 4 while walking 1 over 8 innings. Gray took the loss falling to 5-11. Gray gave up 2 runs on 5 hits while striking out 2 over 5 innings.
The Cubs look for the sweep today at 3:05.