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Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant hit a go-ahead home run in the top of the 10th inning, his second of the game, to lift the Cubs to a 6–4 win over the Dodgers.

By SI Wire
August 27, 2016

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant hit a go-ahead home run in the top of the 10th inning to lift the Cubs to a 6–4 win over the Dodgers in Los Angeles on Friday.

It was Bryant’s second home run of the game. His solo home run in the eighth inning cut the Dodgers’ lead to 4–3, and Chicago later tied the game in the ninth on a wild pitch by Kenley Jansen. The two shots also propelled Bryant into the National League lead in home runs with 35 on the season.

You can view Bryant’s eighth-inning home run here. Bryant’s go-ahead home run can be seen below.

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Bryant now has seven home runs in his last eight games. He is hitting .303 with 89 RBIs and a .395 on-base percentage for the season.

The Cubs and Dodgers will meet again on Saturday afternoon.

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