Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(73-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 1 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 7 10 2
Chi Cubs 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 2 6 13 2
WP: W. Rodriguez (11-13) S: J. Hanrahan (35)
LP: J. Berken (0-1)
(57-88)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- S. Marte hit by pitch
- S. Marte to third on W. Castillo's throwing error
- T. Snider struck out swinging
- A. McCutchen walked
- G. Jones hit sacrifice fly to left, S. Marte scored
- N. Walker grounded out to second

1 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Mather flied out to shallow right
- D. Barney flied out to right
- A. Rizzo struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez singled to left center
- C. Barmes singled to shallow right center, P. Alvarez to third
- R. Barajas singled to left, P. Alvarez scored, C. Barmes to third
- W. Rodriguez sacrificed to pitcher, R. Barajas to second
- S. Marte grounded out to third
- T. Snider grounded out to second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano flied out to shallow right
- S. Castro walked
- W. Castillo singled to left center, S. Castro to second
- J. Vitters grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, W. Castillo out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- A. McCutchen homered to deep left
- G. Jones flied out to center
- N. Walker struck out swinging
- P. Alvarez flied out to left center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- D. Sappelt singled to shallow left
- J. Berken struck out bunting foul
- J. Mather grounded into fielder's choice, D. Sappelt out at second
- D. Barney singled to shallow left, J. Mather to second
- J. Mather stole third
- A. Rizzo singled to shallow right, J. Mather scored, D. Barney to third
- A. Soriano flied out to center

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- C. Barmes safe at first on third baseman J. Vitters' throwing error, C. Barmes to second
- R. Barajas grounded out to shortstop
- W. Rodriguez grounded out to second, C. Barmes to third
- S. Marte tripled to right center, C. Barmes scored
- T. Snider singled to shallow right, S. Marte scored
- A. McCutchen singled to center, T. Snider to second
- G. Jones doubled to third, T. Snider scored, A. McCutchen to third
- N. Walker flied out to deep center

3 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- S. Castro singled to shallow right
- W. Castillo struck out swinging
- J. Vitters grounded into double play shortstop to first, S. Castro out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 5th: Pittsburgh
- R. Dolis relieved J. Berken
- P. Alvarez grounded out to second
- C. Barmes grounded out to third
- R. Barajas struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- D. Sappelt singled to third
- B. Jackson hit for R. Dolis
- B. Jackson safe at first on pitcher W. Rodriguez's throwing error, D. Sappelt to third
- J. Mather grounded into fielder's choice, D. Sappelt scored, B. Jackson out at second
- D. Barney grounded into fielder's choice, J. Mather out at second
- A. Rizzo singled to shallow right, D. Barney to second
- A. Soriano singled to shallow right, D. Barney scored, A. Rizzo to third
- S. Castro popped out to left center

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- J. Beliveau relieved R. Dolis
- W. Rodriguez grounded out to second
- S. Marte doubled to shallow left
- T. Snider popped out to shallow right center
- A. McCutchen intentionally walked
- G. Jones flied out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- W. Castillo flied out to deep center
- J. Vitters singled to shallow right
- D. Sappelt flied out to center
- A. Recker hit for J. Beliveau
- A. Recker struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- A. Cabrera relieved J. Beliveau
- N. Walker flied out to center
- P. Alvarez grounded out to second
- C. Barmes homered to deep left
- R. Barajas struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- T. Watson relieved W. Rodriguez
- J. Mather struck out swinging
- D. Barney walked
- A. Rizzo grounded into fielder's choice, D. Barney out at second
- J. Hughes relieved T. Watson
- A. Soriano struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 3

  Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- B. Holt hit for J. Hughes
- B. Holt walked
- S. Marte sacrificed to pitcher, B. Holt to second
- T. Snider grounded out to second, B. Holt to third
- A. McCutchen struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 3

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Tabata in right field
- J. Grilli relieved J. Hughes
- S. Castro doubled to shallow right
- W. Castillo struck out swinging
- L. Valbuena hit for J. Vitters
- L. Valbuena singled to right center, S. Castro scored
- D. Sappelt fouled out to first
- D. DeJesus hit for A. Cabrera
- D. DeJesus struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 4

  Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- L. Valbuena at third
- M. Bowden relieved A. Cabrera
- G. Jones struck out looking
- N. Walker grounded out to first
- P. Alvarez walked
- C. Barmes popped out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 4

  Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
- G. Sanchez at first
- J. Hanrahan relieved J. Grilli
- J. Mather doubled to shallow center
- D. Barney walked
- A. Rizzo flied out to right
- A. Soriano singled to left, J. Mather scored, D. Barney to second
- T. Campana ran for A. Soriano
- S. Castro flied out to right center, D. Barney to third
- T. Campana stole second
- W. Castillo walked
- L. Valbuena walked, D. Barney scored, T. Campana to third, W. Castillo to second
- J. Samardzija ran for W. Castillo
- D. Sappelt struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 6
 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
A. McCutchen Andrew McCutchen
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano Alfonso Soriano
2-5
2 RBI