San Francisco Giants extend NLDS by beating Chicago Cubs in 13 innings


The San Francisco Giants stayed alive in a National League Division Series by beating the visiting Chicago Cubs 6-5 in 13 innings. The Cubs lead the best-of-five NLDS 2-1.

SAN FRANCISCO – Joe Panik doubled to drive in Brandon Crawford, who led off the 13th inning with a double, to give the San Francisco Giants a 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night in Game 3 of their National League Division Series.

The Cubs lead the best-of-five NLDS 2-1.

Kris Bryant hit a tying, two-run homer off Sergio Romo in the ninth inning, Albert Almora Jr. made a game-saving catch moments later and the Cubs forced extra innings.

Chicago starter Jake Arrieta hit a three-run homer in the second inning, the first by a pitcher off Madison Bumgarner in his seven-year big-league career.

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