Cubs catcher David Ross has game-winning hit in 11th inning

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Chicago Cubs’ David Ross, right, celebrates with first base coach Brandon Hyde after hitting the game-winning single against the Kansas City Royals during the 11th inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 31, 2015, in Chicago. The Cubs won 2-1. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

After the Kansas City Royals loaded the bases with one out, Cubs catcher David Ross scored Kris Bryant for his first game-winning hit of the season.

David Ross comes in clutch pic.twitter.com/ue9tVdophK — Jack Newman (@newman_____99) May 31, 2015

The comeback Cubs had their chance to end the game two batters before Ross. With outfielder Dexter Fowler at second base, first baseman Anthony Rizzo hit a single to left field.

Royals left fielder Alex Gordon made a perfect throw to get Fowler out at home. The play was so close, the umpires had to review the play.

The umpires couldn’t find any conclusive evidence to overturn the call, but in the end, it didn’t matter. The Cubs snapped a two-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Royals.

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