WATCH: Jake Marisnick hits game-tying two-run blast with two outs


by - Senior Writer -
Jake Marisnick, who now has 14 RBIs, plated Matt Duffy with a two-run jack in the bottom of the fifth.
Jake Marisnick, who now has 14 RBIs, plated Matt Duffy with a two-run jack in the bottom of the fifth.

CHICAGO — Putting the Chicago Cubs on the scoreboard at Wrigley Field, center fielder Jake Marisnick hit a game-tying home run with two outs in the bottom of the fifth on Wednesday. After dominating for 4 2/3 innings pitched, Los Angeles Dodgers starter Walker Buehler gave up a two-run jack that leveled the score at 2-2.

Marisnick's fourth homer of the year carried 399 feet out to center field. Third baseman Matt Duffy singled in the previous at-bat. Buehler got taken deep on a 91.1-mph cutter. The two-run blast sported an exit velocity of 103.2 mph and a launch angle of 24 degrees.

Comment on this story
Print   
Send Feedback to Cole Little: Email | Comment
WATCH: Willson Contreras guns down Pete Alonso at first base
WATCH: Willson Contreras guns down Pete Alonso at first base
WATCH: Anthony Rizzo, Patrick Wisdom hit back-to-back towering blasts
WATCH: Anthony Rizzo, Patrick Wisdom hit back-to-back towering blasts
Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Mets: Javy Baez still out, Jake Arrieta to pitch
Chicago Cubs lineup vs. Mets: Javy Baez still out, Jake Arrieta to pitch
Kris Bryant leads all National League third basemen in All-Star voting
Kris Bryant leads all National League third basemen in All-Star voting
Post your comments!
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest