• Castro Powers Cubs Past Pirates 6-3

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Jun 20, 2014
    Castro's 10th career homer against the Pirates gave the Cubs a 5-0 lead. With a three-run home run to left off Charlie Morton in the third inning of Friday's 6-3 win over the Pirates, Starlin Castro surpassed his homer total from all of last season. CHICAGO – Charlie Morton gave up two home runs in a 6-3 loss to the Cubs Friday to open a three-game series at Wrigley Field. Castro's 11th blast of 2014 is just one measure of his bounceback year. But the Chris Coghlan drove another ball out of the park off Morton in the fifth and the Pirates never plated another run. He got out of the jam by striking out Anthony Rizzo on a ball that hit his foot and was originally scored a wild pitch with a run scored.
    Source: nytimes.com
    • Pirates fall behind early, can't catch up in 6-3 loss to Chicago

      CHICAGO – Charlie Morton gave up two home runs in a 6-3 loss to the Cubs Friday to open a three-game series at Wrigley Field.
  • Relaxed Starlin blasts past 2013 homer total

    With a three-run home run to left off Charlie Morton in the third inning of Friday's 6-3 win over the Pirates, Starlin Castro surpassed his homer total from all of last season.
    Source: MLB.com

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