A pitchers duel that lived up to the hype followed the XRT Morning Show’s broadcast Friday from the Wrigley Field radio booth. Cueto versus Lester was one for the ages, with neither pitcher yielding much of anything until Javy Baez managed to coax a home run into the left field basket in the 8th inning. 226 more words
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(CBS) Across the city, businesses are joining in on the Cubs spirit as they’ve taken a 2-0 lead on the Giants in the National League Divisional Series. 104 more words
Ok, the title of this article is a little prophetic, I admit.
After the Giants fell to the Cubs 5-2 tonight, they find themselves in a 0-2 hole in the best of five NLDS, a situation in which they need to win three straight games, which they did twice in 2012 against the Reds and then the Cardinals (being down 3-1 in a best of seven). 547 more words
By Bruce Levine–
CHICAGO (CBS) — The path for the Cubs to defeat former teammate and Giants right-hander Jeff Samardzija in Game 2 of the National League Divisional Series on Saturday is directly related to mentality and conditions. 392 more words
(CBS) Right-hander Jeff Samardzija on Saturday will face his former team in a game carrying huge implications.
The Giants have tabbed Samardzija to start Game 2 of the National League Division Series against the Cubs, whom Samardzija was drafted by in 2006 and played for from 2008-’14. 112 more words