Cubs sweep the Giants in San Francisco behind Travis Wood's big day.
Mon, 29 Jul 2013 05:54:39 GMT —
Travis Wood homered and pitched four-hit ball over seven innings in helping the Chicago Cubs complete a three-game sweep in San Francisco for the first time in 20 years beating the Giants 2-1 Sunday.
Welington Castillo also homered for the Cubs, who won their third straight and five of seven.
Pablo Sandoval drove in a run for the Giants, who have lost four straight and seven of eight.
Tim Lincecum (5-11) had two hits in addition to pitching seven innings.
He gave up two runs and four hits.
He walked two and struck out 10.
Wood (7-7) allowed an unearned run while walking four and striking out seven.
Wood was 1-4 over his previous nine games.