How will the Cubs play with expectations?
An offseason that already promised the potential for big splashes will get one if – when? – the Cubs land Joe Maddon.
After being left off the St. Louis Cardinals NLDS roster, the Cardinals announced on Friday they have added ex-White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski to their NLCS roster.
Jake Arrieta fired his 97th pitch of the night and walked off the mound as Luis Valbuena fired across the diamond to retire St. Louis rookie Oscar Taveras.
ST. LOUIS – The Cubs experienced the in-your-face intensity of a pennant race, a sellout crowd of 45,148 seeing red.