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Cubs unsuccessful in challenging call at third

Giants' Sanchez ruled safe advancing on two-run double
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SAN FRANCISCO -- The Cubs had trouble getting any hits or winning a challenge in Wednesday's 5-0 loss to the Giants.

Manager Rick Renteria challenged a call in the seventh inning. Giants catcher Hector Sanchez hit a two-run double with two outs in the seventh and advanced to third on the throw home. Renteria felt third baseman Mike Olt tagged Sanchez before he got to third base.

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SAN FRANCISCO -- The Cubs had trouble getting any hits or winning a challenge in Wednesday's 5-0 loss to the Giants.

Manager Rick Renteria challenged a call in the seventh inning. Giants catcher Hector Sanchez hit a two-run double with two outs in the seventh and advanced to third on the throw home. Renteria felt third baseman Mike Olt tagged Sanchez before he got to third base.

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After a two-minute, 20-second review, the umpires ruled the call stands.

The Cubs now have challenged 21 calls and are 10-11.

Carrie Muskat is a reporter for MLB.com. She writes a blog, Muskat Ramblings, and you can follow her on Twitter @CarrieMuskat.

 

Chicago Cubs, Mike Olt, Hector Sanchez