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Cubs 5, Mets 1

Cubs 5, Mets 1

CHICAGO — Anthony Rizzo hit a three-run homer, Jon Lester pitched 7⅔ innings and the Cubs stopped an eight-game losing streak to the Mets in a rematch of last year's NL Championship Series. With one out and two on in the third, Rizzo fouled off five straight 2-and-2 Steven Matz pitches before driving a changeup deep into the right-centerfield bleachers.

Cubs 5, Mets 1 07/18/16 [Last modified: Monday, July 18, 2016 10:42pm]
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