News Sections
Cubs Continue Hot Streak, Pick Up Fifth Straight Win
Updated May 5, 2013 12:00 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
 Print    Archive    RSS

(PITTSBURGH, PA) - The Chicago Cubs completed a four-game series sweep in Pittsburgh, beating the Pirates 7-6.

The Cubs used a three-run top of the eighth to get past the Pirates with Marlon Byrd driving home the eventual game-winner with a sacrifice fly.
Blake Dewitt hit a two run homer and Carlos Pena hit a solo shot and drove in two runs as Chicago has won five games in a row.

The Pirates scored all six of their runs in the fourth inning and were keyed by starting pitcher James Mcdonald's three-run double.

Pittsburgh has lost seven-straight.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File