By now you’ve noted, I’m not doing an EBS for every virtual game that Marquee has the Cubs play, but I do want to do a few here and there to (1) have fun, (2) give you some fun, and (3) STAY SHARP ON MY SKILLS, OBVS.
The Chicago Cubs virtual season continues at Wrigley Field against the Diamondbacks.
Posted by Marquee Sports Network on Thursday, April 2, 2020
The Cubs were to kick off a series against the Diamondbacks today – a beautiful Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field – and Yu Darvish took the mound, dominating all day long.
— Marquee Sports Network (@WatchMarquee) April 3, 2020
Steven Souza Jr. hit his first homer as a Cub – well, I mean, kinda. Javy Báez continues his ridiculous start to the season (clearly the game appreciates El Mago), and both he AND Willson Contreras tripled in this one.
If not for a couple Starling Marte hits, this was a no-hitter: