CHICAGO – There’s been a whole lot of historical past made at Wrigley Subject recently, however Sunday the Cubs have been on the incorrect aspect of it.
For the primary time in Jon Lester’s profession, he did not make it out of the primary inning after permitting 10 runs.
Everybody on the Pirates, apart from their pitcher, scored.
On the brilliant aspect, solely 4 of them have been earned.
Nonetheless, it highlights a rising development on the North Aspect of recognizing opposing groups early leads.
Sunday’s 10-spot introduced the Cubs grand complete of first inning runs to eighty earlier than the All-Star break, 9 greater than they gave up in the whole 2016 season.