Cubs streak past Rockies
The Chicago Cubs won their sixth straight and third in this series at Wrigley Field with a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies Saturday afternoon.
Chicago won the game as -240 favorites, but the nine runs fell UNDER the day’s posted over/under (10).
Alfonso Soriano led the way with a two-run homer, and finished 2-for-4 with three RBIs at the plate for the Cubs. Ryan Dempster tossed five innings for the win, allowing three runs off three hits.
Omar Quintanilla belted a two-run shot for the Rockies. Glendon Rusch surrendered all five runs over 4 2-3 innings in the loss.