MILWAUKEE — The Oakland A’s were in free fall and Jeff Samardzija had just watched his seven shutout innings go to waste during a 2-1 loss to the White Sox.
MILWAUKEE — Chris Coghlan hit a leadoff homer in the first, and Javier Baez had his second career three-hit game, leading the Cubs to a 6-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers
MILWAUKEE — The Cubs didn’t look forward to telling Javier Baez “told you so.” But they expected him to struggle big-time and wanted him to see what it’s really like to hit at this level.
MILWAUKEE — On Friday afternoon, the corner of Clark Street and Waveland Avenue featured orange cones, yellow tape and workers in hard hats.
MILWAUKEE — There are no alarm bells ringing for Rick Renteria. The Cubs manager will be back next season.