There’s no need to call baseball’s fun police and alert Bob Costas.
ATLANTA — The Cubs can anchor themselves in the National League playoff race by beating up on bottom-feeders for the next few weeks.
ATLANTA — A solid bullpen stocked with veteran depth has allowed the Cubs to practice some risk aversion with right-hander Kyle Hendricks.
ATLANTA — It took a longtime north side nemesis to keep Jon Lester from throwing what would’ve been one of the more bizarre no-hitters in baseball history.
ATLANTA — Only four players who appeared in the 2005 World Series weren’t able to make this weekend’s reunion at U.S. Cellular Field because they’re still in the majors.