Scott Baker made his pitch and got what he wanted. Now he has to execute on the mound.
The Cubs don’t have much to play for in September, other than padding stats or making an impression on someone who might help them get their next job.
LOS ANGELES — Dale Sveum nursed a cup of coffee the morning after his most satisfying win as Cubs manager.
LOS ANGELES – It was an only-in-L.A. scene, the Cubs beating the best pitcher in baseball and the game’s hottest team in front of 52,326 fans.