What a night.
Even if you weren’t into ‘Game of Thrones,’ and even if you didn’t think the Cavaliers finally winning a championship for Cleveland was compelling, that Cubs game was awesome.
You had three Cubs with three-hit games. The Cubs hit five home runs. One of those homers was Willson Contreras’s first – on the first pitch he saw in the big leagues. Kyle Hendricks had his killer stuff working and he struck out 12(!) in 6 innings of work.
And, of course, the Cubs pulled off the sweep …