Chicago Cubs' Jorge Soler (68) celebrates after hitting a three-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Dillon Overton during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Cubs beat A's

Jorge Soler hit a three-run home run in his first at-bat following a two-month absence, Jon Lester pitched seven strong innings, and the Chi…

A's beat Giants 8-3

Daniel Mengden pitched into the eighth inning for his first major league win, backed by Marcus Semien’s three-run homer and four RBIs, and t…