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Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

Apr. 13, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Pinch-hitter Luis Urías drove in three runs with a go-ahead double and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six times in the sixth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Monday night. Freddy Peralta (2-0) struck out 10 over six innings of two-hit ball for the...

Brubaker pitches, hits Pirates to 7-1 win over slumping Cubs

Apr. 11, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — JT Brubaker pitched into the sixth inning and had the first three RBIs of his career to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs 7-1 on Sunday. Brubaker (1-0) allowed one run and four hits in 5 1/3 innings with four strikeouts and one walk....

Keller shines, Pirates end 6-game skid, tag Davies, Cubs 8-2

Apr. 10, 2021 22:42 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mitch Keller's stuff has never been in question. It's a lack of command that sometimes handcuff the pitcher the Pittsburgh Pirates view as one of the cornerstones of what they're trying to build around. The 25-year-old has been searching for it all...

Cain 2 HRs, Woodruff sharp, Brewers beat Cubs 4-2 in 10

Apr. 07, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lorenzo Cain hit his second homer of the game, a three-run shot in the 10th inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Wednesday. Brewers starter Brandon Woodruff had a no-hit bid going until Ian Happ led off the seventh with a clean...

Peralta pitches 5 innings as Brewers blank Cubs 4-0

Apr. 07, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Freddy Peralta pitched five sharp innings, Travis Shaw hit a three-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Tuesday night to stop a three-game slide. Peralta (1-0) struck out eight and walked four. Kris Bryant doubled in the fourth...

Zach Davies wins Chicago debut as Cubs beat Pirates 4-3

Apr. 04, 2021 18:45 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Zach Davies worked quickly. He moved the ball around the plate. He made a couple of big pitches at key moments. It was a familiar scene for the Chicago Cubs. Only Davies was wearing their uniform this time. Davies pitched into the...

Arrieta makes triumphant return as Cubs beat Pirates 5-1

Apr. 03, 2021 19:03 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Jake Arrieta pitched six solid innings in a triumphant return to the Cubs, Kris Bryant and Jason Heyward homered, and Chicago beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1 on Saturday afternoon. Arrieta (1-0) got a warm reception prior to the game, then gave up just...

Hayes homers, Pirates 2-hit Cubs 5-3 on chilly opening day

Apr. 01, 2021 19:50 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — It was breezy and chilly — but not nearly cold enough to contain Ke’Bryan Hayes. The rookie slugger hit a two-run homer and Pittsburgh's relievers dominated in a two-hitter, helping the Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Thursday on opening day. ...

LEADING OFF: Crowds back on opening day, Cole starts season

Apr. 01, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: OPENING DAY From Fenway Park to Petco Park, ballparks will again be buzzing with real fans, rather than pumped-in crowd noise, as Fernando Tatis Jr., Randy Arozarena, Juan Soto, Mookie Betts and...

Welcome back, fans! MLB openers bring stars, hope and crowds

Mar. 31, 2021 20:36 PM EDT

Great to see ya, Buster Posey. Been a while, Tony La Russa. Good luck, Madison Bumgarner and every other National League pitcher toting a bat. From Comerica Park to Coors Field to the Coliseum, Major League Baseball is set to roll out a big welcome mat Thursday. ...