Cubs | Hendricks outduels Samardzija as Cubs sweep Giants
It's been a slog of a season for the Chicago Cubs. On a pitchers day at Wrigley Field Thursday, the Cubs' Kyle Hendricks outdueled the San Francisco Giants' Jeff Samardzija, and the Cubs came away with a 1-0 victory to again reach their high-water mark of 11 games over .500.
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