Is it really as simple as “going with a starter” or “going with a bullpen day”?
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The Cubs could clinch today, but what do their odds look like after that?
The Giants lost last night, which sets the Cubs up for clinching on their own terms.
Laying out in the outfield, hit by a foul ball ricochet? Schwarber is a human highlight reel.
The Cubs have 9(!) players in double digits in homers this year.
When the Cubs clinch a playoff spot, it’s going to be time to get down. Also: Hendricks, Bryant, and MLB cracking down on GIFs?
Cubs magic number: just two.
All’s well that ends well. And if you smile in between, that’s even better.
One of the best of the best.
Plenty of fun to be had, but let’s also discuss just how good the NL Central has been.
We’re getting close to a fun day, folks.
26 on the year for the rookie, who is just all kinds of awesome.
Want to get really nerdy about fly balls at Wrigley Field?
Short, sweet, and gets you ready.
Pretty clearly the two top seasons, overall, in the Cubs’ farm system this year.
Heads up play, and great athleticism, too.
Since July, Hammel hasn’t quite been as effective, which makes you wonder things about the playoff rotation.
The Cubs remain 2.0 games behind the Pirates for the top Wild Card spot.
A couple of great years get a couple of great nods.