MLB: Cubs play a 2-1 series in Game 3 of the NLDS

ESPN Chicago Cubs beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Sunday to move into second place in the NL Central.

The Cubs, who host the New York Mets in Game 4 on Thursday night, remain the only team in the division to win the first two games of the series.

The Diamondbacks are in fourth place with a 2.25 game lead over the Cubs.

The teams have played every other game in the series, and the Cubs have won seven straight games in this series.