The idea that Starlin Castro would elevate his performance as the Cubs ramped up their rebuild – and played games that actually matter – hasn’t become a reality yet.
The $355 million pitching matchup was exactly as advertised, but Max Scherzer walked away the winner, outdueling Jon Lester.
It appears Bryce Harper has some Blackhawks fever, too.
The Nationals outfielder made a public appearance today in Chicago serving smoothies while wearing a Blackhawks shirt:
Jon Lester vs. Max Scherzer.
Kris Bryant stood under the hand-written "Silk" sign hanging from his locker, shrugging his shoulders at each question with an "aw shucks" smile painted on his face.