Cubs Beat Pirates 3-0, Open 1-Game NL Central LeadJon Lester combined with three relievers on a four-hitter, David Bote hit an early two-run triple and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 on Thursday night to open a one-game NL Central lead over Milwaukee heading into the final weekend of the season.
Pirates Lose 7-6 In 10 Innings As Cubs Clinch Playoff SpotShortly after their playoff spot was assured, the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6 Wednesday night when Albert Almora Jr. hit a game-ending single with two outs in the 10th inning.
Clinch On Hold: Pirates Win 6-0 As Cubs' Division Lead ShrinksSlugger Kris Bryant exited with a bruised left wrist, Mike Montgomery got hit hard over four-plus innings and the Chicago Cubs stumbled again in their playoff run with a 6-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.
Taillon Outpitches Hamels, Pirates Beat Cubs 5-1The Pittsburgh Pirates made the Chicago Cubs wait at least another day to clinch a postseason spot with a 5-1 victory on Monday night.
WATCH: Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball In Beer, Chugs ItThis Cubs fan happily obliged what has seemingly become an unwritten rule. If you catch a ball in your beer, you have to chug it.
Pirates To Return To Williamsport For 2019 Little League ClassicThe Pittsburgh Pirates will return to the Little League Classic in 2019.
Frazier Homers As Pirates Top Cubs 2-1 In 11 InningsThe Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Sunday for a split of their four-game series.
Pirate Shake Losing Streak With 3-1 Victory Over CubsThe Pittsburgh Pirates snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night.
Cubs Turn Record-Tying 7 Double Plays To Beat Pirates 1-0The Chicago Cubs tied a major league record by turning seven double plays Friday night, including a game-ending effort by rookie third baseman David Bote on a grounder by David Freese to finish off a 1-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Pirates Rack Up Another Loss, Fall 1-0 To CubsJon Lester pitched six innings to win for the first time in just over a month and Ian Happ homered as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 on Thursday night.
Hamels Leads Cubs Over Pirates 9-2Cole Hamels had little trouble in his return to the National League, keeping the Pittsburgh Pirates in check over five innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 9-2 victory on Wednesday night.
Pirates Cap Eventful Trade Deadline Day With 5-4 Win Over CubsGregory Polanco hit his team-leading 19th home run, Francisco Cervelli added his 10th of the season and the Pittsburgh Pirates finished off a frantic trade deadline day with a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.