CHICAGO – Kale Wright slammed four Cubs shots, but after a last-minute call, he still remained in the lead, with Will Smith blocking the bottom of the ninth’s Atlanta Braves with a strange 5-2 save. beat Chicago on Friday.
Wright was recalled from the club’s alternative website on Friday morning to replace Drew Smiley, who appeared on the և 10-day injured list with a left forearm infection. Wright hit four shots, including Javier Baes twice, but Chicago limited himself to two runs, three shots in four 1/3 innings. He also doubled the first hit of his career.
Four facilitators, including winner Josh Tomlin (2-0), kept the Cubs at bay until Smith came in ninth. The Atlanta midfielder was walking on two loaded grounds before hitting Ok Pederson to make his third save in three attempts.
Wilson Contreras left Wright after Caber lost for the second time in a row, six to five.
The “Brave” forever took the lead with three times running in the score, which was underlined by the two-stage single by Ronald Acuna Jr. Marcel Ozuna added three hits for the B RBI Atlanta, which has won two in a row since finishing the four-game sled.
The first four runs came from Chicago starter Ach ace Davis (1-2), who made less than two of his first five goals in Pittsburgh on April 10.
Cubs manager David Ross suffered a one-game suspension from Major League Baseball the day before. Manager’s game planning coach Mike Borzello’s soothing Ryan Tepera was fired and fined after Tepera won over Milwaukee brand Woodruff on Tuesday.
Tepera, who was penalized for three games, is appealing the verdict and remained on the active list on Friday. His dismissal came after Contreras hit the Brewers pitcher for the third time this season.
Ross said that before the game he can watch the game from the garden box or enjoy the pizza at home with his family. On Friday, Borzello also held a one-game ban.
The Cubs hit the top և MLB’s top spot 52 times last season, finishing fourth with 9 points on Friday.
Brave. Manager Brian Snitker hopes that Smiley will miss only one start. E OF Ender Inciarte dropped the game in the fourth quarter after injuring a left hip fracture while driving. … Ozzie Albies remained on top of the ninth after the Cubs’ soothing Just Astin Steele hit his right foot. Անտ Atlanta recalls striker Johan Camargo ahead of game’s vacancy left by LHP Tucker Davidson at Gwinnett on Thursday
Cubs. Ross said RHP Kyle Hendrix should be ready to start on Sunday. Hendrix was scratched on Tuesday after feeling sick, but the coronavirus test was negative. … The club activated striker Matt Duffy from a list of coronavirus-related injuries առաջ Before the game, Indemaro Vargas returned to his replacement in South Bend, Indiana. Duffy has been on the list since Tuesday.
Atlanta’s Wascar Ynoa (0-0, 0.75) faces right-back Thor Williams (1: 1, 6.75) on Saturday.