The Cubs saw Andrew Miller’s upside, envisioned how the lefty reliever could dominate late-game situations and checked in with his representatives last year.
BOCA RATON, Fla.
The New York Mets have built their team on young pitching, but it was a new style of play that really gave them a leg up in the National League Championship Series.
Miguel Montero let his frustration show through on the first question he was asked, correcting a reporter that the winning run in Game 3 of the NLCS scored on a wild pitch, not a passed ball.
The Cubs returned home to Chicago for Game 3 hoping things would finally bounce their way.
They're still waiting.