Cubs Clinch 4th Straight Playoff Spot, Top Pirates 7-6 In 10The Brewers, who also sealed a postseason berth, are a half-game behind Chicago — one of them will win the division, the other will play in the NL wild-card game next Tuesday.
Musgrove frustrates Cubs, Pirates win 3-1 to end skid at 5Joe Musgrove cruised through seven innings and the Pirates snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory on Saturday night.
Turn! Turn! Turn! Cubs Match Double-Play Record Vs Pirates In 1-0 VictoryCubs starter Cole Hamels didn't have his best stuff Friday night. Luckily, he had a few buddies on hand to help him out.
Pirates Pound The Cubs 7-1The Cubs trail the NL Central-leading Brewers by a half-game heading into a three-game series at Milwaukee starting on Monday.
Cubs Blank Pirates 2-0Justin Wilson and Steve Cishek each pitched a perfect inning.
Bryant Gets Three Hits In Leadoff Spot As Cubs Beat Pirates 3-1Mike Montgomery (2-1) went six innings, giving up one run and seven hits, in his third start with Yu Darvish on the disabled list because of right triceps tendinitis.
Montgomery Shines In Spot Start, Cubs Throttle Pirates 7-0Anthony Rizzo went 3 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs, and the sleep-deprived Chicago Cubs beat the slumping Pittsburgh Pirates 7-0 on Monday.
Pirates Beat White Sox 3-2Chicago has lost eight of nine and 13 of 15. A major league-worst 10-29, the White Sox have matched their worst start since 1948.
Pirates, Williams Send White Sox To 12th Loss In 14 GamesChicago has lost eight of nine and 12 of 14, dropping to a major league-worst 10-28. The White Sox have matched the poorest 38-game start in team history.
Pirates Beat Sox 6-5Chicago is off to its second-worst 34-game start behind an 8-26 opening in 1948.
Moran Gets Key Hit As Pirates Rally Past White Sox 10-6Welington Castillo homered twice for the last-place White Sox, who have lost four straight and eight of nine.
The Baseball Report: Mets, Angels, Pirates All Off To Fast StartsThree teams have been red-hot out of the gates this April and they aren't necessarily who you'd expect.