Cubs dominates Brewers on Hendricks's Debut

The Milwaukee Brewers may need to do a little more roster juggling Saturday before continuing a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park.

Bryant had managed a mere single in 16 at-bats this year before going 3 for 6.

The defending World Series champs will return home to receive their rings, which will each contain 108 diamonds - one for every year they didn't win the title.

Mike Fiers (0-1) allowed two runs in six innings. Tony Watson pitched out of a two-on, one-out jam for his second save in two days.

The Diamondbacks have come from behind in each of their four victories this season, three of which from three runs down.

Domingo Santana's two-out, ninth-inning homer at least made the game interesting in that Chicago manager Joe Maddon had to put closer Wade Davis into the game with the deficit at three runs.

He allowed four runs on nine hits and a walk while striking out two over four innings of work.

OUR PICK: The Cubs are 21-5 in Arrieta's last 26 starts versus National League Central rivals and have won 42 of his last 57 starts overall.

Ben Zobrist and Kyle Schwarber both hit home runs, as the Cub's Jake Arrietta outdueled Zach Davies to earn the win. He went 3 for 4 with a walk Sunday. Contreras' throw home to Montgomery was late, and the Brewers celebrated by mobbing Braun at the plate.

Garcia fell a double shy of the cycle. "It was a bad first inning, but I battled through it". Rougned Odor hit his third homer of the season and had two hits.

RANGERS 10, ATHLETICS 5: Nomar Mazara hit his first grand slam and had a career-high six RBIs to lead Texas over Oakland for its first victory of the season.

Stats: Szczur is 0 for 3 with one run scored in three games.

Rizzo's RBI single put Chicago ahead and the Cubs added one more in the fourth on a run-scoring single from Bryant. Justin Wilson pitched a ideal ninth for his first save of the season and second of his career. It was the Cubs' only extra-base hit of the evening.

"When the 95-to-97 comes back, it's going to be tough for teams".

Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez left in the fifth after straining his right biceps during his follow-through on a swing.

The Brewers have Monday off before playing a two-game series against the Blue Jays in Toronto.

Smith led off the Tampa Bay 11th with a double and moved to third on a sacrifice bunt. Freeland (1-0) gave up four hits with a pair of walks and struck out six.

  • Julie Sanders