Cubs shortstop Addison Russell was removed from Game 3 of the National League Division Series against the St.
Internally, the Cubs ran all the numbers and projected between 84 and 86 wins this year. A critical mass of young talent created a bigger variance than normal in those preseason simulations.
ST. LOUIS - They always say the sign of a really good team is taking advantage of the opponent's mistakes.
ST. LOUIS - If you just used Twitter as a reference, the Cubs had plenty of sources outside their own clubhouse to place blame for a Game 1 loss.
ST. LOUIS - The Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals set their National League Division Series 25-man rosters Friday morning and also released the starting lineups for Game 1.