MLB: Chicago Cubs 8, New York Mets 2

CHICAGO, May 18 (UPI) -- Scott Feldman fired 6 2/3 shutout innings and delivered a two-run double Saturday, carrying the Chicago Cubs over the New York Mets 8-2.

Feldman (4-3) allowed seven hits, walked one and struck out six in the 109-pitch performance.


His two-bagger, scoring Nate Schierholtz and Welington Castillo, capped a four-run uprising in the fourth inning that broke a scoreless tie.

Anthony Rizzo went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and David DeJesus provided a two-run single for the Cubs, who evened the three-game series.

Mets starter Jeremy Hefner (0-5) yielded four runs on five hits in four innings.

Rick Ankiel went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run for New York.

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