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Cubs' 5-game winning streak comes to an end
Cubs' 5-game winning streak comes to an end

Cubs manager Rick Renteria cautioned there would be hiccups along the way, and sure enough, the Cubs experienced one Sunday. The Marlins scored twice in the eighth inning off Pedro Strop to escape with a 4-3 victory and snap the last-place Cubs' season-high five-game winning streak. "Just forget about this one and bounce back tomorrow because we cannot be perfect," said Strop, who walked two and threw a wild pitch in the inning. "We gave it our best. It didn't work." The Cubs were trying to go undefeated on a homestand of six or more games for the first time since going 7-0 from May 26 through June 1, 2008, against the Dodgers (3-0) and Rockies (4-0). ...

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