Pederson's 2 Homers, Arrieta Lead Cubs Over PiratesJoc Pederson hit two home runs, Jake Arrieta beat Pittsburgh for the third time this season and the Chicago Cubs defeated the Pirates Tuesday night.
Cubs' Win Streak Over As They Lose To PiratesThe Pittsburgh Pirates held on in the ninth, beating the Cubs Sunday and ending Chicago’s five-game winning streak.
Duffy’s Pinch-Hit Lifts Cubs Over Pirates 3-2Willson Contreras and Eric Sogard also each drove in a run for Chicago, which has won seven of nine to improve to 17-16.
Davies, Pederson Lead Cubs Over Pirates 3-2, 4th Win In RowJavier Báez and David Bote had two hits each. Chicago got back to .500 at 16-16.
Javy Báez's Homer Goes Down As Only Run As Cubs Lose To Pirates AgainJT Brubaker pitched into the sixth inning and had the first three RBIs of his career to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Zach Davies Gives Up 7 Runs In 1 2/3 Innings, Cubs Get Pounded By PiratesMitch Keller pitched five efficient innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates used an early burst to chase Zach Davies in a win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night.
Cubs Break Out Of Slump, Slip By Reeling Pirates 4-2Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo also homered for Chicago as the Cubs pounded out a season-high 11 hits against Tyler Anderson (0-2) and four Pittsburgh relievers.
Zach Davies Wins Chicago Debut As Cubs Beat PiratesZach Davies pitched into the sixth inning in his Chicago Cubs debut, leading his new team to a victory over the short-handed Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
Arrieta Makes Triumphant Return As Cubs Beat PiratesJake Arrieta pitched six solid innings in a triumphant return to the Cubs, Kris Bryant and Jason Heyward homered, and Chicago beat the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday afternoon.
Cubs Fall To The Pirates On Opening Day At WrigleyA crowd of 10,343 dressed in winter jackets, hooded sweatshirts and hats for the return of fans to Wrigley after they were kept out last summer because of the pandemic.
AP Source: Cubs Agree To 1-Year Deal With RHP Trevor WilliamsThe 28-year-old Williams was designated for assignment by Pittsburgh after he went 2-8 with a 6.18 ERA in 11 starts during the pandemic-shortened season.