A banner week for the Cubs ended with three of their cornerstone pieces showing up in the National League MVP voting, yet another sign of the franchise’s resurgence.
The Cubs saw Andrew Miller’s upside, envisioned how the lefty reliever could dominate late-game situations and checked in with his representatives last year.
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.