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Cubs edge Indians in opener

Ryan Theriot singled in the winning run in the 10th inning Friday, as the Chicago Cubs snuck past the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in the opener of a three-game series at Wrigley Field.

Chicago won this game as -120 favorites, and the 15 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (9).

Derrek Lee went 3-for-5 at the plate with two home runs for the Cubs. Kevin Gregg tossed a scoreless 10th inning for the victory.

Luis Valbuena belted a three-run homer for the Indians. Luis Vizcaino gave up the winning run and was saddled with the loss.