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.
Bryant Leads Cubs To 6-5 Win Against PiratesKris Bryant's RBI single in the eighth inning lifted the Chicago Cubs to a 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
Josh Bell Hits Grand Slam In Pirates' 12-6 Win Over CubsJosh Bell gave his veteran manager goose bumps. He fired up a sellout crowd at PNC Park, too.
McCutchen Helps Pirates To A Rare Win Over Cubs, ArrietaAndrew McCutchen had three hits, including an RBI single during a decisive four-run seventh inning, as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied for a rare victory over the Chicago Cubs and Jake Arrieta, 8-4 on Friday night.
Bob Walk: All-Star Voting Process Is BrokenBob Walk joins The Fan Morning Show for his weekly spot with the guys.
Pirates Fall 10-5 As Cubs Complete SweepThe Chicago Cubs completed a sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 10-5 win Sunday night.
Rizzo, Bryant, Ross Homer; Cubs Beat Pirates 4-3The Chicago Cubs have done a lot for Jon Lester this season - including a lot of diving stops and long home runs. Once again on Saturday night, Lester's teammates came through in a big way.
Arrieta Goes 6 Innings For 11th Win, Cubs Beat Pirates 6-0Jake Arrieta pitched two-hit ball over six innings, Matt Szczur homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs beat the struggling Pittsburgh Pirates 6-0 on Friday.
Pirates Beat Cubs 2-1Starling Marte singled with one out in the seventh inning to end Jon Lester's no-hit bid, then scored on Jung Ho Kang's double to put Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates ahead to stay in a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Arrieta Strikes Out 11, Rizzo Drives In 4, Cubs Beat PiratesUnbeaten Jake Arrieta struck out 11 in eight innings, Anthony Rizzo drove in four runs and the Chicago Cubs remained perfect against the Pittsburgh Pirates with an 8-2 victory on Saturday.
Cubs Hit 3 Homers In Support Of Hammel, Top Pirates 9-4Addison Russell, David Ross and Kris Bryant homered, leading Jason Hammel and the Chicago Cubs over the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-4 Friday.