National Sports News
Justin Ruggiano homers, Jason Hammel pitches Chicago Cubs past Washington Nationals 7-2
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Friday, July 4, 2014 2:27 PM EDT
Justin Ruggiano homered for the second straight game for the Chicago Cubs, who used another solid outing from Jason Hammel to beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 on Friday.
Chris Coghlan had two hits and scored three times as the Cubs collected 14 hits in their fourth consecutive victory. Hammel (8-5) gave up two runs in six-plus innings.