Giants lefty Madison Bumgarner. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Watch: Madison Bumgarner Spills 6 Beers On Himself In Celebration

Just Madison Bumgarner being Madison Bumgarner.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2014

Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Watch: Madison Bumgarner Quadruple-Fists Beers After Wild-Card Win

Bumgarner celebrated in style.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2014

Tsuyoshi Wada #67 of the Chicago Cubs pitches in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on September 12, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Surging Pirates Beat Cubs 7-3

Gerrit Cole won consecutive starts for the first time since early June, NL batting leader Josh Harrison had three hits and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Friday night for their seventh win in eight games.


Tsuyoshi Wada. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Pirates

Tsuyoshi Wada opposes Gerrit Cole tonight at PNC Park.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2014

The grounds crew puts the tarp on the field during a rain delay during the fifth inning of a game between the Chicago Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates on September 5, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs-Pirates Game Suspended In 7th Inning

The teams were tied at 3 when a storm rolled through the area. With more rain in the forecast, the game was called after a delay of 1 hour, 52 minutes.


Mike Olt. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Cubs Call Up Mike Olt

Olt’s hitting just .139 this season but will get another look.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

Cubs left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Pirates-Cubs

Vance Worley opposes Tsuyoshi Wada this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

USA goalie Tim Howard. (Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

5 Great Performances In Losses

Tim Howard isn’t alone in registering a brilliant performance in a losing effort.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2014

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Castro Powers Cubs Past Pirates 6-3

Starlin Castro hit a three-run homer and Edwin Jackson finally got the better of Charlie Morton, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday.


Cubs righty Edwin Jackson. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Preview: Pirates-Cubs

Charlie Morton opposes Edwin Jackson this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2014

Cubs starter Jeff Samardzija. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Pirates

Jeff Samardzija opposes Edinson Volquez tonight at PNC Park.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2014

Jason Hammel. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Pirates

Jason Hammel opposes Brandon Cumpton tonight at PNC Park.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Pirates

Travis Wood opposes Francisco Liriano tonight at PNC Park.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2014

Cubs righty Edwin Jackson. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Pirates

Edwin Jackson opposes Charlie Morton tonight at PNC Park.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2014

50 Cent. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Watch: 50 Cent Throws Out One Of the Worst First Pitches Ever

Well, he did keep it on the playing field, so that’s a start.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2014

Carlos Gomez, right. (Getty Images)

MLB Suspends 4 Players After Brewers-Pirates Brawl

Milwaukee catcher Martin Maldonado will miss five games.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2014

Billy Hamilton. (Getty Images0

Watch: Billy Hamilton Goes 1st-To-3rd On Chopper To Pitcher

Hamilton does things no one in baseball can do.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2014

Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez tags out Emilio Bonifacio as he tries to steal third base in the first inning of Thursday's game. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pirates Use 5-Run 7th To Rally Past Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 […]

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Levine: Castro Responds Well To Renteria’s Lineup Move

Castro homered twice Tuesday and has a five-game hitting streak.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

Jason Hammel. (Getty Images)

Cubs Edge Pirates, 3-2, For 1st Win

Chicago starter Jason Hammel allowed just one run in 6 2/3 innings.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2014