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Saturday's recap: Dodgers 5, Cubs 2

Saturday's recap: Dodgers 5, Cubs 2

Jon Lester allowed four consecutive hits to start the seventh inning Saturday night as the Dodgers rallied for four runs and a 5-2 victory to hand the Cubs their fourth consecutive loss. The Cubs took a 1-0 lead in the second on Addison Russell's sacrifice fly in foul territory in left field and they regained the lead in the fifth on a balk called on Dodgers starter Mat Latos. On the mound Until the seventh, Lester appeared in control as he struck out Adrian Gonzalez on a 78 mph curve to start the sixth and then fooled Justin Turner on a 95 mph fastball for a called third strike. Key at-bats The Cubs loaded the bases with two out in the eighth, but Russell grounded into a double...

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