*The Cubs have secured their first series victory at Fenway Park since they beat the Boston Braves in a four-game sweep May 20-24, 1915.
*The Cubs have won five of six road games since June 15.
*Starlin Castro’s .286 batting average and 93 hits rank second among NL shortstops after Troy Tulowitzki. He is 16-for-36 in his last nine road games.
*The Cubs went 15-13 in June after winning just nine games in March/April and 11 games in May.
*Anthony Rizzo is batting .297 with five homers and 15 RBIs off left-handed pitching this season.