Five Things You Missed: Yankees, Dodgers One Win from World SeriesThe Yankees took all three games at home to seize control of the ALCS, while the Dodgers lost their first playoff game last night.
Almora, Happ Lead Cubs To 8-2 Rout Of PiratesAlbert Almora Jr. hit a two-run homer, Ian Happ had three hits and the Chicago Cubs rolled to an 8-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night.
Avila Delivers In 9th, Cubs Top Pirates Despite Cole's GemAlex Avila knocked an RBI triple in the ninth inning, capping a duel between Jose Quintana and Gerrit Cole and lifting the Chicago Cubs over the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 on Wednesday night.
Pirates Rally By Cubs 4-3 For 4th Straight WinMax Moroff and David Freese delivered RBI singles off Carl Edwards Jr. in the eighth inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Tuesday night.
Josh Bell Breaks National League Record, Pirates Rout Cubs 12-0Josh Bell broke the National League record for most home runs by a rookie switch hitter, hitting his 24th of the season off hurting Chicago ace Jake Arrieta to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Cubs 12-0 on Monday.
Schwarber Hits 2 HRs, Cubs Pound Pirates 17-3Kyle Schwarber hit two home runs, Ian Happ and Anthony Rizzo also went deep to back Jose Quintana, and the Chicago Cubs pounded the Pittsburgh Pirates 17-3 on Wednesday night.
Arrieta Continues Strong Second Half, Cubs Beat Pirates 4-1Jake Arrieta continued his dominant second half with six innings of two-hit ball, Ben Zobrist homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night.
Montgomery Pitches Cubs Past Pirates 6-1Mike Montgomery pitched six-hit ball into the eighth inning and helped himself at the plate, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
WATCH: Diamondbacks, Cubs Compete In Epic Bullpen Dance-OffThe Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago Cubs didn’t let a little weather rain on their parade.
Kahn: Questions for MLB's Second HalfWhat will transpire in the rest of the regular season?
Pirates Score 10 In 1st, Beat Cubs 14-3Francisco Cervelli and Andrew McCutchen capped Pittsburgh's 10-run first inning with consecutive homers off Jon Lester, helping the Pirates pound the Chicago Cubs 14-3 on Sunday.
Gregory Polanco, Ivan Nova Power Pirates Over Cubs 4-2Polanco hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning and Ivan Nova pitched three-hit ball into the seventh, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs.