Jason Marquis threw 50 of his 89 pitches for strikes Sunday. (Tom Gannam/AP)
By Carrie Muskat / MLB.com
The Cubs handed starter Jason Marquis an early lead in the series finale, but he was touched up for five runs on seven hits and five walks in just 5 1/3 innings, as the Cubs dropped two straight to fall 1 1/2 games back in the NL Central standings.
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