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Wisdom homers twice for Cubs, who avoid sweep with 4-3 win

Craig Kimbrel struck out two in a perfect ninth for his 14th save.
Chicago Cubs' Patrick Wisdom, right, is congratulated by Ian Happ, left, after a home run in...
Chicago Cubs' Patrick Wisdom, right, is congratulated by Ian Happ, left, after a home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco GiantsSunday, June 6, 2021, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Scot Tucker)(Scot Tucker | AP)
Updated: Jun. 6, 2021 at 9:38 PM EDT
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Patrick Wisdom hit a pair of home runs and drove in three runs in helping the Chicago Cubs avoid a four-game sweep with a 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants. Wisdom has seven home runs in 13 games this season. He has a hit in nine of 11 games since his May 25 recalled from Triple-A Iowa. Kyle Hendricks won his fifth straight start, allowing three runs and seven hits in 6 1/3 innings. He walked two and struck out five. Craig Kimbrel struck out two in a perfect ninth for his 14th save.

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