We all knew Jake Arrieta would be a finalist for a postseason award or two, but was anybody expecting the Cubs ace would be a candidate for the National League Gold Glove award?
PITTSBURGH — Joe Maddon has been preaching the "one day at a time" mantra since spring training.
PITTSBURGH — One and done?
Who would the Cubs rather play in the one-game wild-card playoff — the Pirates or Cardinals?
The Cubs know nine-figure contracts for 30-something pitchers are ticking time bombs. They understood what the data said when they gave Jon Lester six years and $155 million guaranteed.