PITTSBURGH, July 25 (UPI) --
Garrett Jones doubled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to back Kevin Correia
's strong outing Wednesday and Pittsburgh bested the Chicago Cubs 3-2.
With the score tied 2-2, Alex Presley collected a one-out single off Ryan Dempster (5-5) and after Neil Walker struck out moved to third on Andrew McCutchen's hit.
That brought up Jones, who laced a 1-1 pitch into right field for an RBI, and Pittsburgh went on to salvage one victory in their three-game series.
Walker and Michael McKenry each socked a solo homers for the second-place Bucs, who came into the contest trailing National League Central-leading Cincinnati by 2 1/2 games.
Dempster, the subject of trade-deadline rumors, lost his second straight start, yielding three runs on five hits in a six-inning effort.
Anthony Rizzo bashed a two-run homer to supply the Cubs' offense.
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