Wada versus Roark, part two. Each pitched well last time, but didn’t last too long.
No rest for the weary, as the Cubs now have to play four in Washington. With Jake Arrieta going tonight, you’d like to see a win in this one.
It sucks to be without Jorge Soler, but the Cubs have a series to win.
The Cubs’ unique lineup will face a lefty transitioning out of the bullpen. Who wins?
The Cubs rework the lineup a bit and face a young starter who is frequently around the zone with hittable stuff.
Try, try again. The Cubs will try to split this rain-shortened series with the Royals.
The Cubs will look to bounce back if the weather permits. Tsuyoshi Wada gets the ball today against Yordano Ventura. (UPDATE: The weather did not permit.)
Welcome the AL Champs to Wrigley Field. Welcome them coldly, Cubs.
Going for the series win, Jon Lester takes the ball for the Cubs against Max Scherzer.
Jordan Zimmermann will show off his chops against the Cubs tonight, who are on ESPN.
The Nationals are probably the best team in baseball. Bring it on.
Going for the series win behind Jason Hammel.
Jake Arrieta looks to save the bullpen a bit.
Jon Lester looks to get the Cubs off to a good start in the series. Junior Lake gets a start in left.
The Cubs and Kyle Hendricks go for the series win with the same lineup.
The Cubs will try to play a little better defense behind Tsuyoshi Wada tonight.
With more than two days off, the Cubs should be rested and refreshed for night baseball.
Going for the sweep and a seventh win in a row. Jake Arrieta gets the start.
Jon Lester versus Gerrit Cole is a great matchup. After yesterday’s crazy marathon, I’m sure both sides are hoping for a long starting outing.
Kyle Hendricks looks to keep the good times rolling for the Cubs, who’ve won four in a row.