ST. LOUIS — This isn’t fantasy baseball, and there aren’t many teams like the 2012-14 Cubs out there hanging “For Sale” signs right now.
The Cubs are rising to the top of the National League, as they enter play Tuesday with the third-best record in the National League and a season-high eight games over .500.
With the Cubs now a true contender and the Cardinals and Pirates still among the top teams in the league, the NL Central has suddenly become the best division in baseball...even with the Reds and
Jon Lester hadn't been Jon Lester for a while.
Joe Maddon has a very passionate message about offense:
Don't look at it!