Game Recap: Willson Contreras Drives In 5 Runs, Cubs Beat White Sox 7-3

The Cubs are back in 1st place and are getting back on track, beating the White Sox 7-3 on Wednesday night.

Standout Performances

  • Willson Contreras: 2-for-3, HR, 5 RBI
  • David Bote: 1-for-3, HR, 1 RBI
  • Kyle Schwarber: 2-for-5, 1 RBI

Cubs Scoring

  • 1st: Willson Contreras grand slam, 4-1 Cubs
  • 3rd: Willson Contreras homer, 5-1 Cubs
  • 4th: David Bote homer, 6-3 Cubs
  • 8th: Kyle Schwarber RBI double, 7-3 Cubs

White Sox Scoring

  • 1st: Leury Garcia homer, 1-0 White Sox
  • 4th: James McCann homer, 5-2 Cubs
  • 4th: Yoan Moncada RBI double, 5-3 Cubs

One Great Thing

Check out this Willson Contreras bat flip:

Standings Check

The Cubs improve to 40-33, now 0.5 games ahead of the Brewers in 1st place.

Up Next

Tyler Chatwood opens 4-game series against the Mets on Thursday at 7:05 pm CST.

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