NEW YORK — Whatever the Cubs have in mind, Jake Arrieta plans to finish strong.
Theo Epstein's front office loves starting pitcher reclamation projects.
Enough of the Greg Maddux comparisons.
And no, this is not the second coming of Mark Buehrle in Chicago.
It doesn't matter how you define the term "ace." Every good team in baseball needs one.
Can Jake Arrieta be that guy long-term for the Cubs?
It'd be easy to look at the final score and say the Cubs let down Jake Arrieta.
But that wasn't quite the case.