Dodgers Take 2-0 Game Lead Over Defending Champion Cubs

In the ninth inning of a tied playoff game, Cubs manager Joe Maddon looked at his lineup card, shaking his head as if disappointed there weren’t an array of different choices in the way of relief. With limited options in his undependable bullpen, Maddon turned to 38-year-old starter John Lackey,… Read more“Dodgers Take 2-0 Game Lead Over Defending Champion Cubs”

Mets Misery On The Mound Continues Against The Cubs

While Jay Bruce helped Cleveland secure a spot in the history books at home, his former team was mired in more misery on the road, as the Cubs clobbered the Mets 17-5 at Wrigley Field. In his third start back from a right shoulder injury, Matt Harvey threw 86 pitches… Read more“Mets Misery On The Mound Continues Against The Cubs”

Cubs Break The Curse Against Cleveland In Epic Game 7

Holy Cow! The Cubs win the World Series, getting rain-delayed satisfaction in a dramatic 10-inning game seven slugfest, ending 108 years of drought-filled sorrow. Rallying from a 3-1 deficit, Chicago defied the odds of beating a Cleveland team that seemed destined to repeat the feat of their NBA Cavalier cronies…. Read more“Cubs Break The Curse Against Cleveland In Epic Game 7”

Cleveland Takes A Commanding 3-1 Lead At The Expense Of Lackey and Company

Chicago has become Cleveland’s kind of town as they take game 4 in formidable fashion, closing in on their first World Series Championship since 1948. In his second World Series start, Corey Kluber painted the outside corner of the plate, and all Chicago could do was strike out looking or… Read more“Cleveland Takes A Commanding 3-1 Lead At The Expense Of Lackey and Company”