Originally written on Cub Reporter  |  Last updated 7/7/12
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Pretty cool game last night.Johan Santana vs Travis Wood in New York with the Mets in 2nd behind Washington in the East and the Cubs sort of a related development.But whatever, Reed Johnson led off with a homer, got 4 hits and scored 3 times.Jeff Baker hit one out, Alfonso Soriano went 2 for 4 and knocked one in (he's now 26 RBIs from 1000).Geovany Soto got 2 hits to raise his average to .175!But the star of last night's game was young stud pup Anthony Rizzo.4 for 5 including a 3 run homer in the 5th off Santana and breaking the Mets' back.Cubs up 8-4 and man are things ever comfy here in the 9th.But then in comes Carlos Marmol.Who throws for like another hour.He gave up a couple hits including a homer, walks 3 in a row, and 3 runs.When David Wright came up as the tying run I was...well I was with some friends sitting at the bar of a nice Italian place called Mia Figlia over on Devon.Behind me is a roomful of respectable people - the kind who make an effort to dress nicely even thou...
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