The Chicago Cubs went out and got Jon Lester for these moments. And he delivered in a big way Friday night. Lester outpitched Johnny Cueto with eight sparkling innings, Javier Baez homered in the eighth and the Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants, 1-0, in a tense Game 1 of their NL division series. ...
Javier Baez homer's the difference in NLDS Game 1 pitching duel between Jon Lester and Johnny Cueto at Wrigley Field.
A one-out eighth inning home run by Javier Baez gave the Chicago Cubs the lone run they needed in a 1-0 National League Division Series victory over the San Francisco Giants on Friday.