Tonight, marked the final time in 2017 that the Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago Cubs would do battle on the diamond. With the series squared away at nine games apiece, a win tonight would give the winner bragging rights for the season. After a quick downpour delayed the start, Chicago quickly got to work and never looked back in an 8-2 victory.
Jameson Taillon had another rough outing tonight. He would only last 4.2 innings, allowing six runs on eleven hits to go with three strikeouts and one walk. I think it is time to shut Taillon down for the year. He has not looked good lately and the mid-season cancer scare had to take it out of him both physically and mentally.
The Pittsburgh bullpen did alright tonight during their 4.1 innings. Angel Sanchez gave up two runs on one hit duri...Read More