Erik Bedard

Pedro Alvarez #24 of the Pittsburgh Pirates celebrates with Andrew McCutchen #22 and Josh Harrison #5 after hitting a three run home run against the Chicago Cubs during the game on May 27, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Cubs Drop 12th Straight In 10-4 Loss To Pirates

Pedro Alvarez, Andrew McCutchen and Garrett Jones homered, Erik Bedard pitched six shutout innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Chicago 10-4 Sunday and sent the Cubs to their 12th consecutive defeat.