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Jason Heyward's four frame grand slam was the difference as the Braves clipped the Cubs, 5-4, on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field. Alex Gonzalez scored on a bases-loaded walk a batter before Heyward's big blast. Mike Minor struck out six through five frames of four-run ball to improve to 4-and-2 on the season. Craig Kimbrel worked a one-hit ninth to nail down his 40th save for Atlanta, which has won six games in-a-row. Alfonso Soriano smacked a solo home run and Aramis Ramirez went 5-for-5 with a two-run double for Chicago. Casey Coleman was tagged with the loss. The Northsiders have dropped four of their last six contests. Randy Wells will toe the rubber opposite Derek Lowe in tonight's third installment of a four-game series.

 
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