The Pirates hit three homers Sunday against the Brewers at Miller Park, which ended a binge of eight homers in a five-game span. However, they have not gone deep through the first four games of this homestand.
»»» Andrew McCutchen was among nine All-Stars featured in a video aired Friday during the “Stand Up to Cancer” telethon.
»»» Cubs C Steve Clevenger will not play tonight in order to serve a one-game suspension for his role in a brawl in the game Thursday against the Washington Nationals.
Game 138: Cubs @ Pirates, 7:05 p.m. ET
Cubs (52-86): 1. David DeJesus rf, 2. Luis Valbuena 3b, 3. Anthony Rizzo 1b, 4. Alfonso Soriano lf, 5. Starlin Castro ss, 6. Wellington Castillo c, 7. Darwin Barney 2b, 8. Jeff Samardzija rhp (8-13, 3.91), 9. Tony Campana cf.
Pirates (72-65): 1. Brock Holt 2b, 2. Starling Marte lf, 3. Andrew McCutchen cf, 4. Garrett Jones 1b, 5. Pedro Alvarez 3b, 6. Alex Presley lf, 7. Clint Barmes ss, 8. Rod Barajas c, 9. James McDonald rhp (12-7, 3.90)