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.
CHICAGO (AP) Jason Hammel threw seven strong innings, Anthony Rizzo had four hits, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Wednesday night despite allowing five solo home runs.
CHICAGO (AP) Pedro Alvarez had two hits and two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame two home runs by Starlin Castro to beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 on Tuesday night.