Scheduled for May 10, 2024, the Chicago Cubs are set to clash with the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park, starting at 06:40 PM, with an expected weather condition of Light Rain.

Jameson Taillon will be on the pitcher’s mound for the Cubs, carrying an impressive ERA of 1.125. Facing him from the Pirates will be Jared Jones, who holds an ERA of 2.634.

As of the current standings in the 2024 NL Central Division, the Cubs are fourth with 18 wins and 11 losses, reflecting a winning percentage of 0.62. Their divisional performance stands neutral with no wins or losses yet, making them first in that respect. They show a strong form with success in 6 out of their last 10 games and are coming off a win. The Cubs have also performed well both at home, with a 10-3 record, and equally on the road with an 8-8 stance, maintaining a balance in their day and night game wins at 9 apiece. They have compiled 147 runs scored against 131 allowed.

In contrast, the Pirates are positioned 11th in the same division, showcasing a win-loss record of 14-16, leading to a 0.47 winning percentage. They hold a division record of 2-2, positioned fifth. Their recent performance includes 3 wins in the last 10 matches, and they are currently caught in a 2-game losing streak. The Pirates have a home record of 5-7 and an identical 9-9 on the road. They have won 8 daytime games against 6 at night, scoring a total of 116 runs while conceding 126.