SAN FRANCISCO – Every moment from here through October, the Cubs will be under the microscope.
SAN FRANCISCO – No, Kyle Schwarber didn’t see himself in the big leagues this quickly, kick-starting a Cubs team that’s on pace to win around 95 games and looking like an October fixture for years
Jon Lester got 26 outs before allowing a run Monday afternoon, but it was that final out that eluded him.
Entering Monday, eight teams were within six games of the American League's final wild card spot.
The Cubs will be without two important players as they enter the stretch run toward the postseason.