Bryant Leads Cubs To 6-5 Win Against PiratesAfter Chicago squandered two leads, Bryant's RBI single in the eighth inning lifted the Cubs to a victory.
Cubs Lose For 9th Time In 10 Games, 12-6 To PiratesJosh Bell's grand slam in his second major-league at bat was one of four homers by the Pittsburgh.
Another Tepid Outing For Jake Arrieta, Pirates Beat Cubs 8-4Arrieta gave up six runs and nine hits in six-plus innings, losing for the third time in his last four outings.
Preview: Cubs-PiratesJake Arrieta opposes Francisco Liriano tonight at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh Pirates' Jung Ho Kang Under Investigation For Sexual AssaultChicago police are investigating Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang after a woman reported she was sexually assaulted when the team was in Chicago last month.
Contreras Homers On 1st Pitch He Sees In Big Leagues As Cubs Top PiratesChicago right-hander Kyle Hendricks struck out a career-high 12 in six strong innings.
Rizzo, Bryant, Ross Homer; Cubs Beat Pirates 4-3The MLB-leading Cubs (46-20) improved to a season-high 26 games above .500, while the Pirates lost for the ninth time in 10 games.
Cubs Shut Out Pirates Behind Arrieta's 6 Scoreless InningsJake Arrieta improved to 11-1 with six innings of two-hit ball, and Matt Szczur homered.
Preview: Pirates-CubsFrancisco Liriano opposes Jake Arrieta this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Baffoe: Pirates' Saltiness Toward Cubs Ascends To New, Puzzling Heights"I don't really think they're the best team in baseball," Gerrit Cole said Sunday of the MLB-leading Cubs.
Pirates End Lester No-Hit Bid In 7th, Edge Cubs 2-1 Behind ColeGerrit Cole (4-3) allowed three hits in eight shutout innings, striking out seven in a 95-pitch performance.
Levine: Fair To Ask If Cubs Are In Pirates' HeadsGoing into the finale of this three-game series at Wrigley, the Bucs have lost five straight to their division rivals.