Tim Howard isn’t alone in registering a brilliant performance in a losing effort.
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.
Charlie Morton opposes Edwin Jackson this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Jeff Samardzija opposes Edinson Volquez tonight at PNC Park.
Jason Hammel opposes Brandon Cumpton tonight at PNC Park.
Travis Wood opposes Francisco Liriano tonight at PNC Park.
Edwin Jackson opposes Charlie Morton tonight at PNC Park.
Well, he did keep it on the playing field, so that’s a start.
Milwaukee catcher Martin Maldonado will miss five games.
Hamilton does things no one in baseball can do.
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 […]
Castro homered twice Tuesday and has a five-game hitting streak.
Chicago starter Jason Hammel allowed just one run in 6 2/3 innings.
Junior Lake doesn’t have Chicago’s new road jersey on.
Samardzija isn’t worried about the inclement weather that may await in Pittsburgh.
Matt Garza appreciated his time in Chicago, but he has a new mission now.
A federal holiday to sit out in the freezing cold doesn’t sound pleasant.
After two consecutive decades of losing, the Pirates (90-67) clinched at least a National League wild card Monday night when they beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 and the Washington Nationals lost to St. Louis 4-3.
Anthony Rizzo hit a towering go-ahead, two-run homer off Jason Grilli in the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-4 on Friday night.
Jeff Locke allowed three hits over seven innings to earn his first victory in nearly two months and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Thursday night.