MIAMI (AP) — Ben Zobrist had a tiebreaking RBI unmarried and Kris Bryant adopted with a bases-clearing double in a four-run 10th inning for the Cubs, who beat the Miami Marlins 10-6 on Saturday evening after Yu Darvish struggled in his first get started for Chicago.
Darvish pitched four 1-Three innings, permitting 5 hits, 5 runs, and two walks whilst hitting two batters. He struck out 4 and threw 59 of his 102 pitches for moves.
Darvish signed a six-year, $126 million take care of the Cubs ultimate month after finishing ultimate season with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Javier Baez led off the 10th with a double off Brad Ziegler (Zero-1), sending a liner off the outstretched glove of 3rd baseman Brian Anderson. Addison Russell adopted with a stroll and Zobrist covered a base hit to proper as Baez slid head-first into house and not using a play for a 7-6 lead.
The Cubs then loaded the bases with two outs for Bryant, who hit a flooring ball down simply throughout the left-field line to transparent the bases for a 10-6 lead.
Miami starter Odrisamer Despaigne pitched 5 innings — permitting 5 runs, 4 earned — after tossing the overall inning of Friday’s 17-inning marathon and incomes the win.
Despaigne is the primary pitcher to complete a sport and get started his crew’s subsequent sport since Erasmo Ramirez on Might 28-29, 2017, with the Tampa Bay Rays. The ultimate pitcher to win each video games used to be Tom Seaver with the Chicago White Sox in 1984.
Dietrich hit a two-run homer off Darvish within the first inning for an early lead.
The Cubs tied the sport on Schwarber’s two-run upper-deck homer in the second one.
Rizzo had a two-run unmarried to proper area within the 5th, which used to be bobbled by way of Cameron Maybin permitting some other run to attain for a Five-2 lead.
Darvish steadied himself after Dietrich’s homer till the 5th, when he loaded the bases and not using a outs. Lewis Brinson‘s unmarried introduced the Marlins inside of Five-Three. After recording the primary out of the inning, Darvish allowed a two-run unmarried to Castro, finishing his evening.
Previous within the at-bat with Castro, supervisor Joe Maddon and a teacher went to the mound to test on Darvish after a pitch, however he stayed within the sport.
The Cubs took a 6-Five lead within the 6th on a sacrifice fly by way of Jason Heyward.
Holaday’s unmarried with two outs within the backside of the 8th off Pedro Strop (1-Zero) tied the sport at 6.
Marlins: OF Garrett Cooper (wrist) used to be now not within the beginning lineup after exiting within the fourth inning of Friday’s sport after being hit by way of a pitch, however made a pinch-hit look within the 8th inning as X-rays got here again damaging. “It’s a sigh of aid, unquestionably,” Cooper mentioned. “Indubitably just a little extra of a scare when it came about. … Not anything is damaged.”
Cubs: RHP Jose Quintana will make his season debut in opposition to the Marlins on Sunday.
Marlins: LHP Dillon Peters may also make his first get started.