Bryant, Rizzo, Russell go deep, Cubs pound Marlins 13-4

CHICAGO (AP) Kris Bryant was already rolling along when Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell got going. Once they did, the Chicago Cubs were on their way to another lopsided victory.

Bryant hit his 100th career homer, Rizzo and Russell connected in an eight-run third inning, and the Cubs pounded the Miami Marlins 13-4 on Wednesday.

Rizzo also had a pair of doubles and finished with five RBIs as the Cubs outscored the Marlins 31-9 in a three-game sweep after dropping a season-high five in a row. It was quite a turnaround for a team that finished with three runs or less in 10 of 11 games prior to this series. And manager Joe Maddon wants to see more consistency at the plate.

''We need to get going on the offensive side,'' he said. ''It's nice to find the barrel. We need to find the barrel a little bit more.''

On the third anniversary of his first career home run, Bryant hit a drive about halfway up the bleachers in left in the first inning. He followed his third homer in four games with an RBI double to deep center in the third.

Chicago poured it on from there, scoring seven more runs in the inning against Wei-Yin Chen to go up 9-0 while sending 11 batters to the plate.

''You couldn't have scripted it any better,'' Bryant said. ''First home run three years ago and 100, I guess it made it even more special. It was pretty cool.''

Rizzo, Russell, Albert Almora and Willson Contreras each had three of Chicago's 17 hits.

Jose Quintana (4-2) returned the favor after getting hit hard in a loss at Miami on April 1. The left-hander allowed one run and five hits in six innings.

Rizzo hit a three-run homer to right in the third and added RBI doubles in the fourth and sixth. Russell led off the third with a double and scored, then capped the inning with a two-run shot .

Miguel Rojas hit a two-run homer for Miami in the seventh, and Bryan Holaday added a solo drive in the ninth.

Chen (1-2) got tagged for nine runs and seven hits over three innings in his third start back from a strained left elbow. His ERA leaped from 4.82 to 10.22.

''He didn't miss any bats,'' manager Don Mattingly said. ''It's a good-hitting club and Wei-Yin basically is a flyball pitcher. Not the best circumstances for him, but obviously I expect him to be better than that.''

GOOD GLOVE

Bryant, making his second start in right, had two neat catches.

He made a sliding grab on Cameron Maybin in the fourth and reached near the wall to snag Starlin Carlin Castro's foul leading off the sixth.

CUBS MOVES

The Cubs optioned RHP Jen-Ho Tseng and LHP Rob Zastryzny to Triple-A Iowa one day after recalling them. Chicago also selected RHP Justin Hancock's contract from the minor league club and recalled OF Mark Zagunis.

TRAINER'S ROOM

Marlins: RHP Odrisamer Despaigne (strained right forearm) - sidelined since April 20 - will throw a simulated game at the Marlins' spring training facility in Jupiter, Florida., on Friday. Mattingly said he will likely go on a rehab assignment before returning from the disabled list. ... The Marlins have no timetable on LHP Chris O'Grady's return from a strained left shoulder. He has been out since April 16. ... Maybin tweaked his hip running out a grounder in the sixth and was replaced in left field as part of a double switch in the bottom half that Mattingly was planning to make, anyway. ''He'll be OK,'' Mattingly said.

Cubs: 2B Javier Baez was back in the lineup after coming off the bench on Monday because of a tight right groin.

UP NEXT

Marlins: LHP Caleb Smith (2-3, 3.67 ERA) looks to win his third straight start as the Marlins open a four-game series against the Atlanta Braves. Smith is coming off back-to-back scoreless outings against Colorado and Cincinnati in which he allowed just five hits over 122/3 innings. RHP Mike Foltynewicz (2-2, 3.65) starts for Atlanta.

Cubs: The Cubs open a three-game series Friday against the crosstown White Sox, with RHP Tyler Chatwood (2-3, 3.31) going against RHP Carson Fulmer (2-2, 5.02).

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  • W: J. Quintana (4-2)L: W. Chen (1-2)
  • HR: MIA - M. Rojas (5), B. Holaday (1), CHC - A. Rizzo (5), A. Russell (1), K. Bryant (6)
PLAYERS OF THE GAME
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M. Rojas SS51321001.248.296.391.6879.0
M. Prado 3B50000013.119.140.143.282-1.5
S. Castro 2B40000012.296.344.370.715-0.5
B. Anderson RF41100010.267.364.389.7543.5
J. Bour 1B20010200.231.352.444.7963.0
C. Maybin LF20000101.227.327.320.6471.0
M. Gonzalez P10100000.500.500.5001.0001.0
L. Brinson CF40100012.169.228.288.5160.5
B. Holaday C41111022.175.250.275.5255.0
W. Chen P10100000.250.250.250.5001.0
J. Tazawa P0000-000.000.000.000.000-
a- Y. Rivera PH10000010.138.242.138.380-0.5
N. Wittgren P0000-000.000.000.000.000-
J. Shuck LF11000100.212.268.250.5182.0
  • a-struck out for Tazawa in the 5th
HITTERSABRHRBIHRBBSOLOBAVGOBPSLGOPSFPTS
A. Almora CF43300100.295.350.400.7507.0
K. Bryant RF42221012.292.417.5841.0019.5
J. Hancock P10000013.000.000.000.000-0.5
M. Montgomery P00000000.000.000.000.0000.0
J. Baez 2B51110015.287.328.636.9642.5
T. La Stella 2B00000000.289.347.333.6800.0
A. Rizzo 1B52351010.210.282.371.65314.5
W. Contreras C52310001.246.326.407.73311.0
D. Bote 3B40120011.214.200.357.5572.5
I. Happ LF41000131.231.293.429.7220.5
A. Russell SS32321200.261.336.378.71413.0
J. Quintana P20000001.000.000.000.0000.0
M. Zagunis RF20100012.500.500.5001.0000.5
    BATTING
    • 3B - B. Anderson
    • HR - M. Rojas (5), B. Holaday
    • RBI - M. Rojas 2 (13), J. Bour (18), B. Holaday (3)
    • 2-Out RBI - M. Rojas 2 (7)
    BATTING
    • 2B - K. Bryant (11), A. Rizzo 2 (2), W. Contreras (10), A. Russell (8)
    • 3B - W. Contreras 2 (3)
    • HR - K. Bryant (6), A. Rizzo (5), A. Russell
    • SF - D. Bote
    • SH - J. Quintana (4)
    • RBI - K. Bryant 2 (17), J. Baez (33), A. Rizzo 5 (19), W. Contreras (9), D. Bote 2 (4), A. Russell 2 (8)
    • 2-Out RBI - A. Rizzo 2 (8), W. Contreras (7), A. Russell 2 (6)
    BASERUNNING
    • CS - M. Prado
    FIELDING
    • DP - (Contreras-Baez)
    PITCHERSIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPFPTS
    W. Chen (L, 1-2)3.079921310.221.95-13.5
    J. Tazawa1.02110007.411.820.0
    N. Wittgren1.00001100.901.202.5
    M. Gonzalez3.08331704.851.920.5
    PITCHERSIP
    W. Chen (L, 1-2)3.0
    J. Tazawa1.0
    N. Wittgren1.0
    M. Gonzalez3.0
    PITCHERSIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPFPTS
    J. Quintana (W, 4-2)6.05112504.421.4722.5
    J. Hancock1.212222110.801.80-1.0
    M. Montgomery1.12110014.581.420.0
    PITCHERSIP
    J. Quintana (W, 4-2)6.0
    J. Hancock1.2
    M. Montgomery1.1
    PITCHING
    • Pitches-Strikes - W. Chen 68-39, J. Tazawa 22-14, N. Wittgren 15-6, M. Gonzalez 68-41
    • Ground Balls-Fly Balls - W. Chen 5-3, N. Wittgren 1-1
    • Batters Faced - W. Chen 18, J. Tazawa 5, N. Wittgren 4, M. Gonzalez 18
    PITCHING
    • Pitches-Strikes - J. Quintana 108-61, J. Hancock 37-22, M. Montgomery 15-13
    • Ground Balls-Fly Balls - J. Quintana 6-6, M. Montgomery 3-1
    • Batters Faced - J. Quintana 24, J. Hancock 8, M. Montgomery 6
    PLAYERS OF THE GAME
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    M. Rojas SS51321001.248.296.391.6879.0
    M. Prado 3B50000013.119.140.143.282-1.5
    S. Castro 2B40000012.296.344.370.715-0.5
    B. Anderson RF41100010.267.364.389.7543.5
    J. Bour 1B20010200.231.352.444.7963.0
    C. Maybin LF20000101.227.327.320.6471.0
    M. Gonzalez P10100000.500.500.5001.0001.0
    L. Brinson CF40100012.169.228.288.5160.5
    B. Holaday C41111022.175.250.275.5255.0
    W. Chen P10100000.250.250.250.5001.0
    J. Tazawa P0000-000.000.000.000.000-
    a- Y. Rivera PH10000010.138.242.138.380-0.5
    N. Wittgren P0000-000.000.000.000.000-
    J. Shuck LF11000100.212.268.250.5182.0
    Total3448424711-----
    • a-struck out for Tazawa in the 5th
    HITTERSABRHRBIHRBBSOLOBAVGOBPSLGOPSFPTS
    A. Almora CF43300100.295.350.400.7507.0
    K. Bryant RF42221012.292.417.5841.0019.5
    J. Hancock P10000013.000.000.000.000-0.5
    M. Montgomery P00000000.000.000.000.0000.0
    J. Baez 2B51110015.287.328.636.9642.5
    T. La Stella 2B00000000.289.347.333.6800.0
    A. Rizzo 1B52351010.210.282.371.65314.5
    W. Contreras C52310001.246.326.407.73311.0
    D. Bote 3B40120011.214.200.357.5572.5
    I. Happ LF41000131.231.293.429.7220.5
    A. Russell SS32321200.261.336.378.71413.0
    J. Quintana P20000001.000.000.000.0000.0
    M. Zagunis RF20100012.500.500.5001.0000.5
    Total3913171334916-----
      BATTING
      • 3B - B. Anderson
      • HR - M. Rojas (5), B. Holaday
      • RBI - M. Rojas 2 (13), J. Bour (18), B. Holaday (3)
      • 2-Out RBI - M. Rojas 2 (7)
      BATTING
      • 2B - K. Bryant (11), A. Rizzo 2 (2), W. Contreras (10), A. Russell (8)
      • 3B - W. Contreras 2 (3)
      • HR - K. Bryant (6), A. Rizzo (5), A. Russell
      • SF - D. Bote
      • SH - J. Quintana (4)
      • RBI - K. Bryant 2 (17), J. Baez (33), A. Rizzo 5 (19), W. Contreras (9), D. Bote 2 (4), A. Russell 2 (8)
      • 2-Out RBI - A. Rizzo 2 (8), W. Contreras (7), A. Russell 2 (6)
      BASERUNNING
      • CS - M. Prado
      FIELDING
      • DP - (Contreras-Baez)
      PITCHERSIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPFPTS
      W. Chen (L, 1-2)3.079921310.221.95-13.5
      J. Tazawa1.02110007.411.820.0
      N. Wittgren1.00001100.901.202.5
      M. Gonzalez3.08331704.851.920.5
      Total8.0171313493---
      PITCHERSIP
      W. Chen (L, 1-2)3.0
      J. Tazawa1.0
      N. Wittgren1.0
      M. Gonzalez3.0
      Total8.0
      PITCHERSIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPFPTS
      J. Quintana (W, 4-2)6.05112504.421.4722.5
      J. Hancock1.212222110.801.80-1.0
      M. Montgomery1.12110014.581.420.0
      Total9.0844472---
      PITCHERSIP
      J. Quintana (W, 4-2)6.0
      J. Hancock1.2
      M. Montgomery1.1
      Total9.0
      PITCHING
      • Pitches-Strikes - W. Chen 68-39, J. Tazawa 22-14, N. Wittgren 15-6, M. Gonzalez 68-41
      • Ground Balls-Fly Balls - W. Chen 5-3, N. Wittgren 1-1
      • Batters Faced - W. Chen 18, J. Tazawa 5, N. Wittgren 4, M. Gonzalez 18
      PITCHING
      • Pitches-Strikes - J. Quintana 108-61, J. Hancock 37-22, M. Montgomery 15-13
      • Ground Balls-Fly Balls - J. Quintana 6-6, M. Montgomery 3-1
      • Batters Faced - J. Quintana 24, J. Hancock 8, M. Montgomery 6
      • 9TH INNING
        Holaday homered to left center413
      • 8TH INNING
        Bote reached on an infield single to shortstop, Contreras scored313
      • 7TH INNING
        Rojas homered to left, Shuck scored312
      • 6TH INNING
        Contreras doubled to deep center, Rizzo scored112
        Rizzo doubled to deep right, Almora scored111
      • 4TH INNING
        Rizzo doubled to deep right, Almora scored110
        Bour grounded out to second, Anderson scored19
      • 3RD INNING
        Russell homered to left center, Happ scored09
        Bote hit sacrifice fly to right, Contreras scored07
        Rizzo homered to right center, Bryant and Baez scored06
        Baez reached on an infield single to shortstop, Almora scored, Bryant to third03
        Bryant doubled to deep right center, Russell scored, Almora to third02
      • 1ST INNING
        Bryant homered to left01
      • 9TH INNING
        • Tommy La Stella at second
        • B. Holaday: Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Holaday homered to left center
        • J. Shuck: Shuck grounded out to second
        • M. Rojas: Strike looking, Rojas popped out to second
        • M. Prado: Strike looking, Strike swinging, Prado grounded out to pitcher
        • Middle of the 9th (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
      • 8TH INNING
        • J. Hancock Pitching:
        • S. Castro: Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Castro lined out to center
        • B. Anderson: Ball, Strike swinging, Anderson flied out to right
        • J. Bour: Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Bour walked
        • Mike Montgomery relieved Justin Hancock
        • M. Gonzalez: Strike looking, Gonzalez singled to center, Bour to second
        • L. Brinson: Brinson grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Gonzalez out at second
        • Middle of the 8th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
        • M. Gonzalez Pitching:
        • A. Rizzo: Rizzo flied out to center
        • W. Contreras: Strike looking, Foul, Contreras tripled to deep right
        • D. Bote: Bote reached on an infield single to shortstop, Contreras scored
        • I. Happ: Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Happ struck out swinging
        • A. Russell: Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ball, Russell walked, Bote to second
        • M. Zagunis: Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Zagunis struck out swinging
        • End of the 8th (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
      • 7TH INNING
        • Mark Zagunis in right
        • Justin Hancock pitching
        • L. Brinson: Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Brinson struck out swinging
        • B. Holaday: Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Holaday flied out to right
        • J. Shuck: Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Shuck walked
        • M. Rojas: Foul, Rojas homered to left, Shuck scored
        • M. Prado: Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Prado struck out swinging
        • Middle of the 7th (2 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
        • M. Gonzalez Pitching:
        • I. Happ: Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Happ struck out looking
        • A. Russell: Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Russell reached on an infield single to shortstop
        • M. Zagunis: Ball, Strike looking, Zagunis singled to right, Russell to second
        • A. Almora: Foul, Ball, Almora singled to left center, Russell to third, Zagunis to second
        • J. Hancock: Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Hancock struck out looking
        • J. Baez: Foul, Strike looking, Strike looking, Baez struck out looking
        • End of the 7th (0 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
      • 6TH INNING
        • J. Quintana Pitching:
        • S. Castro: Castro fouled out to right
        • B. Anderson: Strike looking, Strike (foul tip), Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Anderson flied out to deep center
        • J. Bour: Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Ball, Bour walked
        • C. Maybin: Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Maybin grounded out to third
        • Middle of the 6th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
        • Merandy Gonzalez pitching
        • J.B. Shuck in left
        • A. Almora: Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Almora singled to left center
        • K. Bryant: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Strike looking, Bryant struck out looking
        • J. Baez: Ball, Baez popped out to catcher
        • A. Rizzo: Strike swinging, Rizzo doubled to deep right, Almora scored
        • W. Contreras: Contreras doubled to deep center, Rizzo scored
        • D. Bote: Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Bote struck out looking
        • End of the 6th (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
      • 5TH INNING
        • J. Quintana Pitching:
        • B. Holaday: Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Holaday struck out swinging
        • Yadiel Rivera hit for Junichi Tazawa
        • Y. Rivera: Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Rivera struck out swinging
        • M. Rojas: Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Rojas singled to center
        • M. Prado: Strike looking, Ball, Prado flied out to center
        • Middle of the 5th (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
        • Nick Wittgren pitching
        • D. Bote: Ball, Bote grounded out to shortstop
        • I. Happ: Ball, Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Happ struck out swinging
        • A. Russell: Ball, Ball, Ball, Ball, Russell walked
        • J. Quintana: Ball, Foul, Quintana lined out to right
        • End of the 5th (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
      • 4TH INNING
        • J. Quintana Pitching:
        • B. Anderson: Ball, Anderson tripled to left center
        • J. Bour: Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Bour grounded out to second, Anderson scored
        • C. Maybin: Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Maybin lined out to right
        • L. Brinson: Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Brinson grounded out to shortstop
        • Middle of the 4th (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
        • Junichi Tazawa relieved Wei-Yin Chen
        • A. Almora: Almora singled to right center
        • K. Bryant: Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Bryant lined out to left
        • J. Baez: Strike looking, Ball, Baez fouled out to catcher
        • A. Rizzo: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Rizzo doubled to deep right, Almora scored
        • W. Contreras: Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Foul, Contreras flied out to deep left
        • End of the 4th (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
      • 3RD INNING
        • J. Quintana Pitching:
        • W. Chen: Chen singled to center
        • M. Rojas: Ball, Ball, Rojas lined out to center
        • M. Prado: Ball, Strike looking, Prado popped out to shortstop
        • S. Castro: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Castro grounded into fielder's choice to second, Chen out at second
        • Middle of the 3rd (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
        • W. Chen Pitching:
        • A. Russell: Russell doubled to left center
        • J. Quintana: Ball, Pickoff attempt, Quintana hit sacrifice bunt to pitcher, Russell to third
        • A. Almora: Ball, Ball, Ball, Ball, Almora walked
        • K. Bryant: Ball, Ball, Bryant doubled to deep right center, Russell scored, Almora to third
        • J. Baez: Foul, Baez reached on an infield single to shortstop, Almora scored, Bryant to third
        • A. Rizzo: Rizzo homered to right center, Bryant and Baez scored
        • W. Contreras: Strike looking, Ball, Contreras tripled to deep right
        • D. Bote: Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Bote hit sacrifice fly to right, Contreras scored
        • I. Happ: Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Happ walked
        • A. Russell: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Russell homered to left center, Happ scored
        • J. Quintana: Quintana lined out to right
        • End of the 3rd (8 Runs, 6 Hits, 0 Errors)
      • 2ND INNING
        • J. Quintana Pitching:
        • B. Anderson: Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Anderson struck out looking
        • J. Bour: Bour grounded out to shortstop
        • C. Maybin: Strike swinging, Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Maybin walked
        • L. Brinson: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Foul, Brinson singled to right, Maybin to third
        • B. Holaday: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Holaday struck out swinging
        • Middle of the 2nd (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
        • W. Chen Pitching:
        • W. Contreras: Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Contreras grounded out to second
        • D. Bote: Ball, Foul, Bote grounded out to shortstop
        • I. Happ: Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Happ flied out to deep right
        • End of the 2nd (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
      • 1ST INNING
        • J. Quintana Pitching:
        • M. Rojas: Strike looking, Rojas singled to center
        • M. Prado: Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Prado reached on fielder's choice to shortstop, Rojas out at second
        • S. Castro: Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Strike looking, Castro struck out looking, Prado caught stealing, catcher to second
        • Middle of the 1st (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
        • W. Chen Pitching:
        • A. Almora: Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Almora grounded out to second
        • K. Bryant: Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Bryant homered to left
        • J. Baez: Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Baez grounded out to shortstop
        • A. Rizzo: Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Rizzo struck out swinging
        • End of the 1st (1 Run, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)