The Cubs pull off the two-game sweep.
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Things got tight late, but the Cubs held on!
The Cubs went off on Alfredo Simon again to take the series.
That was pretty ugly, but I still feel pretty good.
Lester great, offense great, and the Cubs rolled again.
The Cubs scored a lot and won. (Oh, also … that thing.)
The Cubs couldn’t come back late, and the Cardinals win the finale.
A nail-biter to the end, but Jason Hammel played hero.
An incredible return to Busch Stadium for John Lackey, who was brilliant.
Some great pitching for the Cubs today, but the bats never got anything going.
Jake Arrieta was dominant and the Cubs’ bats came back around.
OK, so sometimes they relent.
That’s a sweep!