Maybe all the Cubs needed was to face Scott Carroll.
Turns out Paul Konerko had a parting gift for the Cubs, too.
Rick Renteria reached his breaking point on the South Side Wednesday night.
Mike Olt became a spring-training obsession for Cubs fans and the Chicago media wondering if he would answer those health questions, make the team and grab the third-base job.
Jeff Samardzija did everything he could to get himself a win, but the Cubs once again intervened.