Wild Card

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Associated Press
September 17, 2019 - 10:43 pm
The Cubs dropped into a tie for the second NL wild card with Milwaukee, which held off San Diego for a 3-1 victory. They also missed out on an opportunity to gain ground on NL Central-leading St. Louis, which lost 6-2 to Washington.
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Colorado Rockies' Tony Wolters hits a one-run single against the Chicago Cubs during the 13th inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
October 03, 2018 - 7:32 am
Kyle Hendricks gave up a tiebreaking single to Tony Wolters in the 13th inning, sending the Cubs to a 2-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies in a marathon wild-card game on Tuesday night.
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Patrick Gorski-USA TODAY Sports
October 01, 2018 - 3:20 pm
To stay alive in the playoffs, Cubs Manager Joe Maddon said he is tapping Jon Lester for Tuesday's wild-card contest, and starter Cole Hamels could be used as a reliever.
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