The Cubbies were in control of this one most of the way through. Starting in the 2nd, on an Addison Russell RBI double, the Cubs built a steady lead in the early going. In the 3rd, the runs kept coming. First, Kris Bryant singled in a pair, then red-hot Ben Zobrist drove in another on
What a freakin’ whirlwind that was. First of all, it’s a miracle David Ross is still alive after that game. Had to have lasted at least 10 years, right? But in all seriousness, this was one hell of a ballgame. The Cubbies were certainly feeling their oats after beating the Nats the last 3 days
This one got off to a shaky start, and finished the same way for the Cubs, but luckily they were able to pull out a victory. Washington would start the game scoring one run in each of the first 2 innings, but Chicago came roaring back with a barrage of homers and doubles to build
Great stuff from the Cubbies tonight against a reeeeeeeally good Washington team. Coming off the sweep of Pittsburgh I knew the Cubs were playing some great baseball, but I still had some concerns heading into this one. Mostly, I was worried that the pitching matchup for the evening could give us some trouble. Joe Ross,
For the final game of the series against Cincinnati the Cubbies didn’t hold back. Hanging 11 hits on the Reds’ staff, Chicago continued to look dominant as they expanded their MLB leading +43 run differential on the season. For a little perspective, that’s 19 runs better than the second place team, the St. Louis Cardinals.
If that isn’t exactly what we’re looking for, I don’t know what is. Not even sure where to start, so I’ll start by saying last night’s win kind of made me feel like this… #MONEY But in all seriousness, this was a complete performance out of the Cubbies. Arrieta pitched 7 absolutely stellar innings, allowing