The Cubs and Pirates each have their own team chefs at Wrigley Field, but Chicago reliever Pedro Strop wanted to get in on the fun, too.
Mike Olt's grand slam against the White Sox on the South Side seems like a lifetime ago.
The Cubs came into the weekend series against the Pirates on a hot streak, having just swept the playoff-hopeful Milwaukee Brewers.
The Cubs have now spent more than 24 hours — one full day — in rain delays during the 2014 season.
Riding the high, Matt Garza zinged the Cubs after beating his old team in late April, saying the Milwaukee Brewers don’t go out hoping to win and repeating what he told Jeff Samardzija privately: