(CHICAGO, IL) - The Chicago Cubs have won three in a row as they out-slugged the Milwaukee Brewers 13-7.
Geovany Soto hit a solo homer and drove in three runs for the Cubs with Derrek Lee adding a two-run double and three RBI.
Corey Hart had three runs batted in a losing effort for the Brewers.
Aaron Heilman picked up the win in relief for Chicago while Milwaukee starter Yovani Gallardo took the loss.
With the win, the Cubs pull 8 1/2 games behind St. Louis in the NL Central.
Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to email@example.com