Cubs 3, Angels 1
CHICAGO — Former Ray Jason Hammel won his career-best fifth straight start, pitching four-hit ball over six scoreless innings to lead the Cubs to their season-high ninth straight win. The Cubs moved a season-best 30 games over .500 (71-41). Hammel helped himself at the plate when he singled and scored in the fifth against Ricky Nolasco to make it 2-0. Addison Russell made it 3-1 with a solo homer off JC Ramirez in the eighth.