The Pirates are coming here after playing the other Chicago team in their last game. The game against the White Sox ended up being a loss by a score of 4-2. The Pirates are now sitting on a horrible record of 48-84 on the year.
So far this season the Pirates have managed to get a total of 1013 hits and an average of .233. The Pirates have posted an OBP of .304 and a slugging of .360. Pittsburgh has ended up with 472 runs and have hit a total of 101 homers. The Pirates pitching has posted a WHIP of 1.41 and a team ERA of 5.04. The opponents are hitting at a clip of .256 off of the Pirates pitching.
The Cubs are coming to the game here after facing a struggling Twins team. The Cubs ended up winning the game by a score of 3-1. The Cubs are now sitting on a record of 58-75 on the year so far.
Chicago is coming here with the opponents hitting at a clip of .253. However, the Cubs have a WHIP of 1.39 and have posted a team ERA of 4.72. Chicago has managed to get a total of 1000 hits and an average of .230. The Cubs have scored 562 runs and have hit a total of 170 homers. However, Chicago has an OBP of .305 and a slugging of .399 on the year.