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Wade Davis struck out big league batting leader Ryan Zimmerman with runners on second and third to blunt Washington's ninth-inning rally, and the Chicago Cubs held off the Nationals 5-4 Monday night.
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Both starting pitchers were impressive, but Sale and the Red Sox bullpen limited the Twins to four hits.
The way Chris Sale and the Boston relievers were pitching, the Red Sox didn't need to score a lot.