Giving him six home runs in his last seven games, Patrick Wisdom, who now has 10 RBIs, swatted a two-run bomb.
Giving him six home runs in his last seven games, Patrick Wisdom, who now has 10 RBIs, swatted a two-run bomb.

WATCH: Patrick Wisdom continues to rake, crushes 422-foot two-run dinger


by - Senior Writer -

SAN FRANCISCO — Continuing to earn his keep in his first season with the Chicago Cubs, third baseman Patrick Wisdom powered out his second home run of Sunday's game, giving him a club record six home runs in his first eight starts as a Cub. Wisdom's seventh dinger of the season, the game-tying two-run jack traveled 422 feet out to center field at Oracle Park.

The two-out long ball plated center fielder Ian Happ and evened the score at 3-3. Entering Sunday, San Francisco Giants starter Johnny Cueto had given up just two homers all year, yet Wisdom, who powered out a solo bomb earlier in the game, collected his second round-tripper of the contest off Cueto with a fourth-inning jack on an 87.6-mph slider.

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