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What We Learned: Brewers series vs. Cubs starts rough

In a critical series against the Cubs, the Brewers started off weak with a loss.

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MLB: Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee Brewers Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

Yesterday’s Results

Cubs 10, Brewers 5

This Weekend’s Games

  • Friday: Zach Davies vs. Cole Hamels | 7:10 pm
  • Saturday: Gio Gonzalez vs. Yu Darvish | 6:10 pm
  • Sunday: Kyle Hendricks vs. Adrian Houser | 1:10 pm

NL Central Standings

Team W L GB Recent Upcoming
Team W L GB Recent Upcoming
Cardinals 90 69 - 9/26: No Game 9/27-9/29: vs. Cubs
Brewers 89 70 1.0 9/26: Brewers 5, Reds 3 9/27-9/29: @ Rockies
Cubs 82 77 7.5 9/26: Pirates 9, Cubs 5 9/27-9/29: @ Cardinals
Reds 73 86 16.5 9/26: Brewers 5, Reds 3 9/27-9/29: @ Pirates
Pirates 68 91 23.5 9/26: Pirates 9, Cubs 5 9/27-9/29: vs. Reds

Coverage from BCB

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