As I mentioned in the Pre-Gamin’ last night, we’re warding off sickness in the Taylor household, so I was out of commission after the second inning last night.
… which means I missed the offensive explosion that followed, and ultimately sent the Cubs on to their 91st win of the season.
What I saw early from Jake Arrieta looked good, but I see that he fell off a bit later on (though it sounds like he was battling sickness). I’ll have to dig in more on that later.
As for the win, it wrapped up a season of dominance for the Cubs over the American League …