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Chisholm homers as Marlins complete sweep of reeling Cubs

Jazz Chisholm Jr. of the Miami Marlins hold up the peace sign while running the bases after hitting a solo homerun in the sixth inning against the Chicago Cubs at loanDepot park on August 15, 2021 in Miami, Florida.
Jazz Chisholm Jr. of the Miami Marlins hold up the peace sign while running the bases after hitting a solo homerun in the sixth inning against the Chicago Cubs at loanDepot park on August 15, 2021 in Miami, Florida. (2021 Getty Images)

MIAMI – Jazz Chisholm Jr. and Jesús Aguilar homered, and the Miami Marlins handed the Chicago Cubs their 11th straight loss with a 4-1 victory.

The game was tied at 1 before Chisholm connected against Alec Mills in the sixth inning.

Chisholm also singled and scored on Aguilar’s 22nd homer in the seventh.

Miami right-hander Elieser Hernandez permitted one run and four hits in 5 1/3 innings.

Chicago matched its longest slide of the season. It also dropped 11 straight from June 25 to July 6.


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