The Cubs’ bats got the timely hits they’ve been missing, and Jon Lester was great.
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Bats look flat. That almost rhymes.
Cubs just got handled.
The Pirates played long ball. It worked.
The bats came ready in this one!
The Pirates loaded up on well-timed hits.
That’s another win, and a series win for the Cubs!
How about a 9th inning comeback!?
The Brewers walk it off.
That was a fun one all around!
The runs will come the runs will come, he shouted to an indifferent sky.
This is a prank, right?
A back and forth affair, and another bit of extra innings. Cubs win this time.
I’m sure that was whacky fun for the Marlins.
The offense showed up today, and the bullpen was fantastic despite a short day for Jon Lester.
It all went so poorly.
One more day. At least.
Another largely uncompetitive loss for a Cubs team failing in most phases of the game.
A walk-off loss after the bats struggled again. Gut punch.
It was fun for a little while, but the battle of the bullpens went decidedly to the Dodgers.
That game was nuts. Just nuts. Somehow the Cubs finished the game with the lead still intact.
Stephen Strasburg felt just fine. Thanks for that rainout yesterday.
WOW. The Cubs won a thriller that I can’t believe they were even in.
I am still very salty.
That felt like it was going so wrong for so long … and then boom, so good.
The regular season comes to an end.