Everth Cabrera singled in the go-ahead score in a four-run eighth inning as the Padres rallied for a 4-2 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Welington Castillo's passed ball allowed the tying run to score for San Diego, which earned a split of the four-game series. Travis Wood allowed three runs in seven-and-two-thirds innings to take the loss. Scott Hairston hit a two-run homer for Chicago. The Cubs start a three-game series against Cincinnati today at home.
Tyler Flowers smacked a go-ahead three-run homer in the sixth inning as the White Sox hung on for a 3-1 win over the Rangers in the rubber match of a three-game series in Texas. Alexei Ramirez had two hits and scored a run for Chicago, which has won two in-a-row after a three-game skid. Hector Santiago struck out six over five-and-a-third innings of one-run, two-hit ball as he improved to 1-and-1. Addison Reed closed it out for his 10th save. The Sox begin a three-game series in Kansas City tonight.