The Pittsburgh Pirates won three of four games against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field over the weekend, capping off an exciting and far from straightforward series for the Pirates.
The Pittsburgh Pirates are coming off a four-game series against the Chicago Cubs that will go down in history.
However, despite being outscored 29-12 in the series, the Pirates were able to capture three of four games against the Cubs and claim the series victory.
As the Pirates took the field on Saturday afternoon, they held a commanding 2-0 series lead against the Cubs.
Following a 21-0 setback, the Pirates appeared to have disintegrated and lost their way in the process. They did a good job of rallying to win the series on the last day.
The Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Sunday afternoon, overcoming a 2-0 deficit early in the game.
By winning, they advanced to 8-8 on the season, 2-2-1 in series played, and 4-2 versus the Cubs in their last five meetings.
It is now time to delve into the series’ sky observations and takeaways for the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.
It was not expected that Pittsburgh would have such a good start to the season, but a number of recurring themes have played a role in the Penguins’ early success.