Cubs topple Pirates
The Chicago Cubs defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 Wednesday night in the rubber match at PNC Park.
Chicago won the game as -140 favorites, while the five runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8.5).
Kosuke Fukudome went 2-for-4 at the plate with a solo home run for the Cubs. Randy Wells allowed six hits and one run over seven innings for the win, and Kevin Gregg collected his 14th save.
Virgil Vasquez gave up seven hits and three runs over six innings in the loss.