Jim Hendry saw the nightmare from his Wrigley Field box, near the glass door that opened into the October air and the sellout crowd waiting to explode.
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.
Mike Quade kept talking, insisting his team could get back into the playoff race, so a reporter jokingly asked the manager if the Cubs would become buyers at the trade deadline.
MILWAUKEE – Cubs fans already tired of hearing wait-until-next-year shouldn’t get too excited about shopping for free agents this winter.
MILWAUKEE – Nearing the end of another lost season, the Cubs have kept up the appearance of clubhouse harmony. Dale Sveum vs.