Remember when Andrew McCutchen was hitting .188/.279/.292 on May 6? Everybody was freaking out. The Pirates had just lost five straight and things seemed very bleak in Pittsburgh.
The Cubs are opting to forego Donn Roach's spot in the rotation and will trot out newly-acquired Clayton Richard against the Marlins Saturday instead.
The 2015 MLB season has been fraught with disappointment - from teams and players.
The Cubs are rising to the top of the National League, as they enter play Tuesday with the third-best record in the National League and a season-high eight games over .500.
A day after he made clear his feelings about poor play, Robin Ventura backed up his strong assertion.