Wife of terrorist Rahami allowed to return to US
In May 2014, she was granted entry with their baby, and because of their marital status, she was given the status of a U.S. The FBI told ABC News Wednesday that Asia Rahami voluntarily submitted to questioning while in transit through the U.A.E.
St. Louis remained a half-game behind the New York Mets for the second NL wild-card spot. It was the sixth consecutive start in which Lester has allowed zero or one run. One way for a great team to lose unexpectedly in the playoffs is to come up short with that one hit when it's needed most, that one hit they got plenty of times in Games 1 through 162, but for whatever reason escapes them in October. Lester has thrown himself into the National League Cy Young Award with a preposterous 1.02 ERA over his last 61 2/3 innings of work. He also helped his cause at the plate with an RBI single in the third.
I'd say Lester has to also be in the Cy Young conversation, along with Kyle Hendricks. "He elevated a changeup for me and I got it far enough out there to give us a run". Aledmys Diaz answered with a momentum-shifting, two-run homer into the left-field seats in the second inning.
Hammel has given up two or more home runs in seven starts this season, the most by a Cubs pitcher since 2011, when Ryan Dempster did it seven times.
"We want to do well here and I think trying to right the ship here we're putting a little too much pressure on us", Moss said.
Hector Rondon, who JD called "overqualified" for throwing a ninth inning with a seven-run lead, threw a 1-2-3 ninth to finish up the three-hit combined shutout, the Cubs' 14th of the season.
Martinez started off strong, striking out the side in the first and four of the first six batters he faced. Jason Hammel (14-9, 3.60 ERA) held a powerful lineup in check for stretches (nine strikeouts), but got burned with two pitches.
The Cardinals (76-69) endured their third straight losing homestand and fell to 33-41 at home, clinching their first losing season at Busch Stadium III since it opened in 2006.