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July 26, 2013

With Soriano trade looming, Cubs fall to Arizona

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"Hopefully he is going to get a chance to win a championship."

NOTES: Diamondbacks C Miguel Montero missed his third straight game, but medical tests revealed only an inflammation in his lower back and nothing more serious. He's day-to-day. ... Ziegler has held opponents scoreless in 11 straight home games since May 27 and is 3-0 with four saves. ... Eaton ran through the stop sign from third base coach Matt Williams when he scored. "It wasn't a very smart play but we got away with one there," Gibson said. ... Cubs OF Junior Lake has 15 hits through his first seven games as a major leaguer after an infield hit in the sixth. That hit total is the most by any Cubs player in that amount of games of a debut since at least 1916.

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