Pirates trim Cubs
|Pirates trim Cubs|
Jose Tabata's run-scoring single in the top of the ninth inning lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Monday night.
Pittsburgh won as +170 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 8-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Andrew McCutchen drove in the other run for the Pirates, as Paul Maholm allowed one run over eight innings to get the win for Pittsburgh.
Starlin Castro knocked in the lone run for Chicago, while Andrew Cashner took the loss for the Cubs after giving up the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth.