Cubs power past Dodgers

Game six set for tomorrow. Heading into the sixth inning of the NLDS, the Cubs and Dodgers were all tied up.  Cubs pitcher Jon Lester struck out six, walked one and allowed a run on five hits in seven innings, leading the Cubs to an 8-4 win and a 3-2 series lead. “It’s certainly a credit … Read more

Cubs blank Cardinals then head home

Series with Brewers begins tonight The Chicago Cubs (93-52, 1st NL Central) took two of three games against the St. Louis Cardinals (76-69, 2nd NL Central), the last of which was a 7-0 shutout at Busch Stadium. Now the hard work begins as the Cubs have the opportunity to close out the season and capture … Read more