Joe Maddon kept telling Dexter Fowler: You go, we go. And the Cubs went all the way to the National League Championship Series.
This time a week ago, even the biggest skeptics were thinking the Cubs seemed primed to make it to their first World Series in 70 years.
Daniel Murphy hit a career high 14 home runs in 130 regular season games.
The New York Mets have built their team on young pitching, but it was a new style of play that really gave them a leg up in the National League Championship Series.
Don’t blame this on billy goats and black cats and whatever else the national media and New York writers discovered during their trip to Chicago.