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CHICAGO (AP) _ Darwin Barney hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to give the Cubs a win over San Diego.

Barney launched an offering from Dale Thayer (0-1) into the left-center field bleachers to give the Cubs a three-game sweep.

James Russell (2-0) pitched a scoreless ninth to earn the win.

Carlos Quentin hit two homers and drove in four runs for the Padres. He had six extra-base hits and six RBI in the three-game series.

Chris Denorfia also hit a two-run homer for San Diego.

PIRATES 2, REDS 1

PITTSBURGH (AP) _ A.J. Burnett allowed just two hits over seven innings, Matt Hague delivered a two-run double and the Pirates edged the Reds.

Burnett (4-2) escaped early trouble then cruised, giving up one unearned run while striking out three and walking two to win his third straight start.

Joel Hanrahan worked out of a two-on, one-out jam for his 13th save as the Pirates clinched their first winning May in four years.

Johnny Cueto (5-3) gave up two runs over seven innings, walking four and striking out five while dropping his second straight decision.