With 103 RBIs, left fielder Alfonso Soriano entered Friday one shy of his career high of 104, set in 2005 with Texas.
Cubs batters entered Friday having drawn 213 walks in 65 games (3.3 per game) following the All-Star break, after averaging 2.3 walks per game in the first half. The club has drawn at least five walks in five of its last 10 games.
The Cubs, HMSHost and the Chicago Department of Aviation have joined forces to introduce the Cubs Bar & Grill in Terminal 3 of O'Hare International Airport.
The restaurant is a customized sports bar that will offer items served at Wrigley Field, in addition to a wide variety of other options. The grill will have a replica of the Wrigley Field Marquee and various Cubs memorabilia throughout.