Five Things: Cubs and Dodgers Tied, Indians DominantCleveland has a commanding 2-0 lead in the ALCS while Clayton Kershaw helped the Dodgers steal a game at Wrigley.
Five Things: Blue Jays Sweep, Cubs and Indians Attempt SameThe Blue Jays are headed back to the ALCS. Can the Cubs and Indians close out their series' today?
Cubs-Pirates Stopped By Rain, First Tie In Majors Since 2005The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates played to the first tie game in the major leagues since 2005 when rain forced the teams to stop in the sixth inning Thursday night with the score 1-all.
Jaso Hits For Cycle As Pirates Beat Cubs 8-4John Jaso hit for the cycle and drove in five runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Cubs Continue Dominance Of Pirates In 6-4 WinChris Coghlan hit a three-run triple and John Lackey worked in and out of trouble over five innings, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the reeling Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 on Tuesday night.
Cubs Rout Pirates 12-2 For 100th Win Behind Baez's 6 RBIsJavier Baez hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high six runs while major league ERA leader Kyle Hendricks pitched six scoreless innings as the Chicago Cubs won their 100th game of the season, routing the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-2 on Monday night.
Pirates Put Up Fight In 9th, But Lose To Cubs 6-5Kris Bryant hit his 36th homer and made three solid plays at third base, helping Jason Hammel and the Chicago Cubs top the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 on Wednesday night for a three-game series sweep.
Hendricks Lowers ERA To 2.09 As Cubs Top Pirates 3-0Kyle Hendricks threw seven dominant innings to lower the majors' best ERA to 2.09 and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead the Cubs past the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 on Tuesday night for Chicago's 21st victory in August.
Cubs Rally For 8-7 Win Against Pirates In 13 InningsMiguel Montero waited for five hours before he got a chance to play. And then he had to face a crafty left-hander with the bases loaded.
Pirates INF Kang Takes Rehab To Indianapolis As Team Visits ChicagoPittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Monday the decision to have Jung Ho Kang continue his injury rehab in Indianapolis instead of Chicago has nothing to do with an investigation into the infielder for an allegation of sexual assault.
Report: Pirates-Nationals Talking Melancon TradeMark Melancon, a three-time All-Star and one of the best closers in the game, is drawing trade interest across the league according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports.
Dunlap: 5 Things The Pirates Can Do To (Possibly) Catch The CubsWhat are some ways the Pittsburgh Pirates could possibly catch the Chicago Cubs? Colin Dunlap has some thoughts.