PHILADELPHIA – The Kansas City Royals unveiled a playoff blueprint last year, essentially making it a six-inning game and riding their bullpen to a Game 7 loss in the World Series.
Even if he won’t admit it now, Jake Arrieta seemed to be in a midlife career crisis when the Baltimore Orioles traded him to the Cubs in the middle of the 2013 season.
What better way to celebrate a no-hitter than a pajama party?
That's what the Cubs did Sunday night.
There’s no need to call baseball’s fun police and alert Bob Costas.
Chase Utley – a six-time All-Star second baseman and a World Series champion with the Philadelphia Phillies – is the biggest name the Cubs have been linked to in a potential August trade.