You couldn’t script a better Cubs/Astros September tilt than this one. Ugly plays, no offense. I guess you’d probably write in some additional pitching mistakes.
Anthony Rizzo left the game early after a scary collision at first base with Brett Wallace. More on him soon, but the gist is he’s expected to be OK after getting some time off.
The Cubs and Astros combined to use 11 pitchers, and not a single one gave up an earned run. Clearly, that means …