Welington Castillo homered in the second inning and drove in the winning run with a 10th-inning single, giving the Cubs a 4-3 victory over the St.
The Cubs never wanted Starlin Castro to be a hero and try to play a meaningless game in late September.
The Cubs kicked off last week with a three-game sweep over their divisional foes in the Cincinnati Reds, and concluded by dropping three of four to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Maybe this will be known as The Chris Coghlan Game.
Kyle Hendricks noticed the Cubs honoring their Minor League Pitcher of the Year while walking out to warm up before Wednesday night’s start at Wrigley Field.