Cincinnati Reds entertainer Brandon Phillips – who said he felt “Punk’d” when Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney won last year’s Gold Glove – reclaimed his award.
Throughout the World Series, the national media and the self-proclaimed best fans in baseball have held up the St. Louis Cardinals as the model franchise.
The Cubs managerial search will continue for the next several days with the World Series beginning on Wednesday night in Boston.
This could get messy for the Cubs. Theo Epstein’s front office is still trying to figure out if they should fire Dale Sveum and pursue Joe Girardi or another free-agent manager.