Milwaukee Brewers defeat Chicago Cubs, 7-4

Chicago — When the long baseball season hasn't gone quite according to plan for an individual player, the primary goal is to go home feeling good about himself in some way.

Dave Bush, Jody Gerut and Mike Rivera know the feeling, and each had reason to smile Thursday afternoon for the roles they played in the Milwaukee Brewers' 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

Bush battled through 5 2/3 innings with more guile than stuff, Gerut smacked a huge grand ...