Musgrove Beats Cubs On The Mound, Angers Them On The Bases In Bucs 2-1 WinJoe Musgrove pitched seven strong innings and his hard slide led to both teams emptying their benches in another tense moment in the series between NL Central rivals, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Musgrove's Hard Slide Causes Pirates, Cubs To Clear Benches At PNC ParkA hard slide by Pittsburgh pitcher Joe Musgrove led to the Pirates and Chicago Cubs emptying their benches in another tense moment in the series between NL Central rivals.
Pirates Loses To Cubs Again As Controversial Rizzo Sparks RallyAnthony Rizzo shook off the boos and sparked a late rally with his ninth home run of the season as the Chicago Cubs held off the reeling Pittsburgh Pirates 8-6 on Tuesday night.
Pirates Upset Over Cubs Star's Controversial SlideThe Pirates are upset with Anthony Rizzo after the Cubs star slid hard into catcher Elias Diaz while being forced out at home Monday afternoon.
Hurdle Ejected Over Controversial Play As Pirates Lose To Cubs, 7-0Mike Montgomery pitched two-hit ball into the sixth inning, Anthony Rizzo went 3 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs, and the sleep-deprived Chicago Cubs beat the slumping Pittsburgh Pirates 7-0 on Monday.
Polanco Homers Twice To Power Pirates Past Cubs 6-1The Pittsburgh Pirates pulled away from the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Thursday.
Baez Homers Twice As Cubs Pound Pirates 13-5Javier Baez homered twice for the second straight day and scored the go-ahead run on a daring dash around the bases, helping the Chicago Cubs pound the Pittsburgh Pirates 13-5 on Wednesday.
Nova Pitches Pirates Past Cubs 8-5 In Wrigley Field Home OpenerIvan Nova pitched seven solid innings, Francisco Cervelli hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates ruined the Chicago Cubs' home opener with an 8-5 victory on Tuesday.
Cubs Postpone Home Opener Against Pirates Due To SnowThe Chicago Cubs' home opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates has been postponed because of snow.
Pittsburgh Native Ian Happ Hits Home Run On 1st Pitch Of 2018 MLB SeasonThe baseball season began with a bang. Pittsburgh native Ian Happ hit a home run for the Chicago Cubs on the very first pitch of the year.
Keidel: Are The Cubs World Series Favorites In 2018?The Chicago Cubs won the World Series in 2016 and are even more stacked now with Yu Darvish in the starting rotation.
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.