The boos started for Edwin Jackson in the first inning, once Matt Kemp launched a 96 mph fastball that almost cleared the top of the left-field bleachers.
Kyle Schwarber is built like the All-Ohio linebacker he used to be at Middletown High School. He’s got a thick neck and a 6-foot, 235-pound frame.
Even if it looks like a dream season from the outside, Jake Arrieta always thought he should be this good.
One day in late February, Logan Watkins became the play-by-play guy for Cubs fans desperate for Arizona sunshine, dreaming about baseball and hoping for an end to a brutal Chicago winter.