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 Pirate
David Koechner, who is best known for his role as Champ Kind from the hit movie Anchorman and Anchorman 2, was on hand at Wrigley Field Thursday afternoon to throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
The Chicago Cubs are starting to show some signs of life at the plate.
Jason Hammel came out firing inside Wrigley Field’s interview room/dungeon.
Anthony Rizzo helped key the charge for the offense Wednesday night with four hits, but the Cubs first baseman had a bit of a brain fart after the team's win.