The Cubs’ closer is progressing slowly but keeps checking boxes.
Win today, win the series.
I think the Cubs may need to do more than hit one solo homer per game going forward.
The Emeralds may just have a shot at the playoffs after all.
That must be Chatwood’s final start for the Cubs in 2018.
Probably should score more than just a solo homer in future games.
The Cubs go for the series win tonight!
This has been a very fun first four starts.
The Cubs won last night in a way they never have before. Also: the end of the A’s-Astros game was nuts.
A lighter Minor League Daily in the coming days.
This has happened just TWICE before in MLB history.
A RECORD number of double plays for the Cubs tonight. (The good kind.)
That’s homer 21 for Schwarber on the year.
Let’s go, Cubs. Make it 21.
The second minor league rehab stint for Yu Darvish has officially arrived.
It’s a shoulder issue for Montgomery. Randy Rosario comes up in his place.
And many fans got unnecessarily angry.
There was nothing not to like about what Lester did last night, especially after the rough month and a half he’s had.
It’s a breather for him, and a break for a couple NL Central contenders.
It sounds like the Cubs weren’t the bad guys … they kinda got screwed.
Five days ago on this day, David Bote hit a pinch-hit, walk-off, grand slam. One of the coolest moments ever for the entire organization.
What has changed about Hamels’ approach since coming to the Cubs?
I suppose, though, that’s another way of saying Bryant might need surgery.