Joe Maddon checks all the boxes for the Cubs, the free agent who lived up to his contract and already feels like a North Side institution after one unbelievable season.
While watching the Cubs celebrate their 3-1 NLDS series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night, did you happen to wonder what it looked like up close and personal?
Miguel Montero caught a quick glimpse as Tony Cruz chugged toward home plate and suspected the Cubs had a shot to make a play.
The only real sense of panic in the Cubs' bullpen these days comes when the phone rings and they can't hear what name is being called on.
CINCINNATI – The best-case scenario for the Cubs is Jake Arrieta throwing nine innings and shutting down the Pittsburgh Pirates in a one-game playoff.