Posey helps Giants beat Cubs 5-3 in nightcap - New York News

Posey helps Giants beat Cubs 5-3 in nightcap

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CHICAGO (Associated Press) -

Buster Posey went 4 for 4 with his 14th homer, leading Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants to a 5-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night.

Pablo Sandoval added three hits and two RBIs as the Giants rebounded from a 2-1 loss earlier in the day in the resumption of their suspended game in the series opener.

Bumgarner (14-9) struck out 12 in seven innings. He allowed three runs and seven hits.

Travis Wood (7-11) gave up four runs and eight hits in six innings for the Cubs.

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