Jeff Samardzija just kept betting on himself, supremely confident in his own abilities and the escalating price for pitching, and it’s paying off with a five-year, $90 million contract with the Sa
Whooda thunk that Jake Arrieta would be upstaged on the night he won the National League Cy Young Award?
And whooda thunk that it'd be his younger son?
In the middle of November, Cubs fans can dream about Jake Arrieta and Zack Greinke at the top of their rotation next year.
It would probably be safe to say half of Cubs fans didn't even know who Daniel Murphy was before the MLB playoffs started this season.
NEW YORK – Whether or not Jake Arrieta still has that same aura of invincibility, the Cubs believe their Cy Young Award candidate can pitch into November.