The Cubs scored their second series win over the rival Cardinals with a win in today's rubber game. Jake Arrieta and the Cubs tied the record for consecutive wins behind a start with the 23rd win.
The Cubs took a commanding lead with a six run second and went on to score another three. Fowler, Heyward, Bryant, Zobrist, and Russell all had RBIs to help power past the Cards eight runs.
The best in baseball Cubs have tomorrow off and will come home to face the Phillies on Friday.
Team W L PCT GB
Pirates 26 19 .578 5.0
Cards 24 23 .511 8.0