Thomson ReutersSeptember 2, 2013 14:18
RHP Jake Arrieta earned his second victory and third quality start with the Cubs, allowing one run and three hits in 6 2/3 innings. In five starts with the Cubs, Arrieta is holding opponents to a .178 batting average with 21 strikeouts in 28 1/3 innings.
LHP Travis Wood (8-10, 3.09 ERA) takes on the Marlins in the series opener Monday afternoon. Wood has made 27 starts on the season, 21 of which have been quality starts. Wood has struggled in his three career starts against the Marlins, posting a 1-2 record with a 10.93 ERA.