Rookie Kyle Hendricks pitched 7 1/3 innings of six-hit hall in his third consecutive win, and the Chicago Cubs took away a 3-0 victory on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field.
Around the league: Tigers’ ace Justin Verlander MRI reveals no structural damage, Jon Lester won his third straight game since being traded to Oakland, Indians’ David Murphy is out for 4-6 weeks with an oblique strain, and Rockies’ LHP Brett Anderson will have season-ending back surgery.
Cubbies Crib: Hendricks guides Cubs to 3-0 win
Chicago Tribune: Hendricks among Cubs’ elite rookies
ESPN Chicago: Hendricks wins again — and fast
NBC Sports MLB: Indians lose David Murphy for 4-6 weeks with oblique strain
CBS Sports MLB: No structural damage for Justin Verlander, he could avoid DL
FOX Sports MLB: Report: Rockies LHP Anderson to have season-ending back surgery
Yahoo! Sports MLB: Jon Lester delivering greatest free-agent season for pitcher in more than 15 years