Cubs right fielder Nate Schierholtz (19) celebrates his two-run home run with teammate Anthony Rizzo during the ninth inning Thursday. The Cubs won 3-2.
Nate Schierholtz rounds second past Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker (18) after hitting a 2-run home run in the ninth inning Thursday.
Cubs relief pitcher Carlos Marmol, left, celebrates with catcher Dioner Navarro after getting the final out thanks to a double play in the ninth inning to preserve a 3-2 win over the Pirates in Pittsburgh, Thursday.
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Carlos Marmol made it interesting again Thursday. This time, he was able to finish the game and get a save as the Cubs held on to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 and win the series two games to one.