Brewers rally to top Cubs 8-5, move closer to division title

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kolten Wong hit a tiebreaking single with two outs in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers moved closer to a playoff berth by beating the Chicago Cubs 8-5.

The Brewers' magic number for wrapping up the NL Central title fell to four.

Their magic number for clinching a fourth consecutive postseason appearance shrank to two.

Milwaukee scored four runs off reliever Rowan Wick in the eighth to come from behind and beat the Cubs for a 10th straight time.

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