Then Evan Meek gave up five all by himself, along with two wild pitches. That was enough to get two runs across without a hit. Cubs win.
Talking about walks, Carmen Pignatiello threw 8 pitches, and all missed the zone. He was yanked after those two walks.
As seen in the past, Carmen throws a fastball, change and a breaking ball.
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Jon Lieber pitched the ninth, 10th and 11th innings to get his first win since putting the Cubs uniform back on, though he did give up two walks and two doubles in the process.
Whatever Matt Sinatro did with Geovany before Sunday's game worked. Geovany threw out two base runners, two very fast base runners who usually do not get caught.
Soto managed to get two guys who had combined career totals of 43 stolen bases in 48 attempts. Make that 50 attempts. Soto improves to two for nine on the year.
Ronny Cedeno, anyone? Hey Lou, give Theriot another day off tomorrow. I'll take Ronny's seven singles over what Theriot has done against Duke.
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