Cubs beat Mets, 3-1, as Craig Kimbrel escapes bases-loaded jam in 9th
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CHICAGO — On a chilly night at Wrigley Field, the Chicago Cubs offense didn’t rely solely on hits to put runners on base and score runs. The Cubs walked six times — including one that brought home a run — and got a big game from second baseman Eric Sogard in a 3-1 win against the New York Mets. Sogard went 2 for 3 with a walk, two runs and an RBI single. He initially wasn’t in the lineup but replaced David Bote, who was scratched because of an upset stomach. Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel escaped a bases-loaded situation in the ninth inning, getting Francisco Lindor to ground out to first to end th…

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