Jake Arrieta is human and not some cyborg sent to destroy the St. Louis Cardinals. But just remember the T-shirt cut into a tank top to show off his muscles: “We Are Good.”
Jake Arrieta was on the mound, so one run was good enough for the Cubs, right?
Jason Hammel could be starting the biggest game of the year for the Cubs.
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.
Jake Arrieta has emerged as a star this October, drawing comparisons to Joe Namath and Madison Bumgarner, making the Cubs believe he could become their answer to the 1969 New York Jets or last yea