Anthony Rizzo, Albert Almora, and Javy Baez all homered as the Cubs beat the Phillies 8-4 on Wednesday night. Tyler Chatwood also came through with big relief pitching.
- Anthony Rizzo: 1-for-3, HR, 3 RBI, 1 BB
- Albert Almora: 1-for-4, HR, 4 RBI
- Tyler Chatwood: 4.0 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 3 K, 1 BB, Win
- 3rd: Anthony Rizzo homer, 3-3 tie
- 5th: Albert Almora homer, 7-3 Cubs
- 7th: Javy Baez homer, 8-3 Cubs
One Great Thing
Anthony Rizzo with a massive homer:
Is that bad?
Did I break it? pic.twitter.com/hU7YNzKUbT
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) May 23, 2019
The Cubs improve to 28-18, now leading the NL Central by 2.0 games.
Jon Lester closes out the series on Thursday at 1:20 pm CST.