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Little things add up to another Cubs loss to St. Louis

Little things add up to another Cubs loss to St. Louis

Jon Lester wasn’t in the mood to celebrate his first major league hit after 66 hitless at-bats to being his career. “Worthless.” But Lester who beat St. Louis twice en route to winning the second of his two World Series rings with Boston, elaborated on the Cardinals’ knack for success that continued Monday night in a 6-0 win over the Cubs. “They’re a veteran team,” Lester said after throwing 6 1/3 no-hit innings but was victimized by a throwing error by third baseman Kris Bryant that led to two unearned runs in the seventh and snapped a scoreless tie. They do everything right. They make the plays when they’re in front of them. They have...

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