Found August 27, 2012 on Cub Reporter:
Carlos Penalver and Shawon Dunston smacked back-to-back two-out doubles and Ben Carhart followed with an RBI single to plate the first two runs in the top of the 5th, and Jeffrey Baez poked an opposite-field RBI single to drive-in the final run in the 8th, leading the AZL Cubs to a 5-2 victory over the AZL Athletics in Arizona League action at Papago Park Baseball Complex Field #2 (AKA "Connie Mack Field" ) in Phoenix this evening.  box score The Cubs clinched the AZL Wild Card slot with their victory over the Giants last night, but with tonight's victory, the Cubs closed to within one game of the AZL East Division 1st place A's (albeit two back in the "loss column"), and they still have a chance to win the East Division and finish with the league's best record (insuring "home fierld advantager" in the AZL Playoffs). Home Field Advantage is especially important to the Cubs, because they have the league's best home record in 2012. Bo...
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