Jason Hammel threw eight scoreless innings for Chicago.
Vance Worley opposes Jason Hammel tonight at Wrigley Field.
Gregory Polanco hit a go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning.
Kyle Hendricks opposes Jeff Locke this afternoon at PNC Park.
Gregory Polanco hit his first home run of the season and Vance Worley got through 5 2-3 shaky innings.
Jason Hammel opposes Vance Worley tonight at PNC Park.
Starlin Castro went 3 for 5 with 4 RBIs, including a game-tying two-run single in the ninth.
Travis Wood opposes Francisco Liriano tonight at PNC Park.
Arrieta tossed seven innings of one-run ball, and Bryant had three RBIs.
Jake Arrieta opposes A.J. Burnett tonight at PNC Park.
Martin reportedly received a five-year deal from Toronto.
Russell Martin is highly respected for his work with different pitching staffs.
Martin hit .290 and had a .402 on-base percentage in 2014.
The Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again.
The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Brandon Crawford hit the first grand slam by a shortstop in postseason history as the San Francisco Giants routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 on Wednesday night in the National League wild-card game.
The Giants and Pirates meet in the playoffs for the first time since 1971. Winner of the National League Wild Card game moves on to the Division Series.
Josh Harrison started Pittsburgh’s first triple play at home in 21 years and hit a tying two-run double in a six-run fifth inning Sunday that helped the Pirates rally past the Chicago Cubs 7-3.
Jeff Locke’s rocky third inning was a costly one for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Andrew McCutchen hit one of Pittsburgh’s four homers, and the Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 10-4 on Sunday to move into the second wild-card slot in the National League.