Does Jake Arrieta still have a slight edge?
Analysis and Commentary
Haren has actually been really good in September, which you may not have realized. Is it enough, though?
It won me over. It was always so very close. But Arrieta’s the guy.
There’s still time left this season, but free agency will be here before we know it.
Is it really as simple as “going with a starter” or “going with a bullpen day”?
The Cubs have produced six quality starts from the starters who’ve taken the ball in the fifth starter spot.
It’s actually a tricky question to answer. But it’s fun.
One of the best of the best.
Cubs attendance is way up, and that’s likely going to mean good things going forward. Let’s start looking at the issues.
Castro got plenty of love yesterday, and nobody deserved it more.
Better swings, more contact, better contact, better discipline … so far, so good.
Coghlan was not dirty and Kang was not at fault.
Expecting Soler to come back as an everyday starter is probably a mistake, given his absence and the dramatically changed roster.