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W 6-1
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L 1-5
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Pit 6 - 0 ChC
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Bryant hurt, Cubs lose to Pirates 6-0, again miss clinch

CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Cubs lost again, and this one was particularly painful.

Slugger Kris Bryant exited with a bruised left wrist, Mike Montgomery got hit hard over four-plus innings and the Cubs stumbled to a 6-0 defeat against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.

For the second time in as many nights, the Cubs missed a chance to clinch a franchise-record fourth straight trip to the postseason. And their lead in the NL Central over Milwaukee shrunk to a half-game, with the Brewers beating St. Louis 12-4.

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Leaders
AVG: B. Zobrist.311
HR: J. Báez34
RBI: J. Báez110
SB: J. Báez21
W: J. Lester17
ERA: J. Lester3.43
Saves: B. Morrow22
K: K. Hendricks159
NL Central
TeamWLPctGB
Chi Cubs 9165.583-
Milwaukee 9067.5731.5
St. Louis 8770.5544.5
Pittsburgh 7976.51011.5
Cincinnati 6691.42025.5
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .259 (3)
Runs: 731 (10)
Hits: 1398 (2)
Home Runs: 163 (22)
Stolen Bases: 64 (24)
OBP: .334 (2)
SLG: .412 (14)
Total Bases: 2226 (11)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.67 (5)
Runs Allowed: 619 (5)
Saves: 45 (7)
Strikeouts: 1282 (18)
OpBA: .240 (10)
OBP: .322 (19)
SLG: .377 (5)
Run Support: 4.66 (12)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
9/22 M. Freeman Purchased From Minors
9/21 A. Russell Placed on Restricted List
9/19 B. Morrow Transferred to 60-Day DL (Right biceps inflammation)
9/19 A. Webster Purchased From Minors
9/16 J. Heyward Removed From 10-Day DL (Right hamstring tightness)
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Injuries
Date Player Status
9/23 K. Bryant Left shoulder (day-to-day)
9/14 P. Strop Strained left hamstring (day-to-day)
9/7 B. Zobrist Stiff neck (day-to-day)
9/4 M. Zagunis Right shoulder inflammation (on 60-day DL)
8/31 J. Heyward off 10-day DL
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