Andrew McCutchen and Starling Marte lifted the Pirates to a 6-2 win over the Cubs in the first of four at PNC Park. McCutchen had two hits including a homer and three RBI, while Marte compiled three hits and drove in three. Charlie Morton picked up his third win, while dealing seven innings of one-run ball with seven strikeouts. Pittsburgh snapped a two-game losing streak. Starlin Castro was 3-for-4 with a homer and two RBI in the defeat. Edwin Jackson fell to 4-and-6 giving up four runs in six innings. Chicago has dropped two in-a-row.