Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 8/5/13
The Chicago Cubs and Philadelphia Phillies are scuffling, but the Cubs have experienced some success on the road recently. Chicago will seek a season-high fourth straight win away from home Tuesday night, and Edwin Jackson will try to help with another strong outing. The Cubs (49-62) have lost seven of eight and were held scoreless in their final 23 innings of a four-game set against the Los Angeles Dodgers over the weekend. They limited the Dodgers to two hits Sunday in a 1-0 loss. Chicago totaled 19 runs during its eight-game homestand and went 5 for 27 (.185) with runners in scoring position during the sweep to the Dodgers. "We got shut out three times in (these) games at home, scored two in another (two)," manager Dale Sveum said. "It's very difficult to win, obviously, unless you're scoring runs." Sveum's club, however, has won 12 of 19 on the road and registered a three-game sweep of San Francisco from July 26-28 to end its most recent trip. The Cubs' next road opponent h...
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