*The Cubs have the best run differential in MLB for innings 1-3 at +55.
* Hyun-Jin Ryu has won nine of his first 12 decisions in the major leagues.
*The Dodgers are 26-6 when they have Hanley Ramirez at shortstop and Mark Ellis at second base.
*Prior to last night, the last time the Cubs lost a game in which it had two-plus players each hit two-plus home runs was April 16, 1955 at St. Louis. The Cubs lost 12-11 in 14 innings despite multiple home runs from three of their infielders: 1B Dee Fondy, SS Ernie Banks and 3B Randy Jackson – all had two home runs in the losing effort.