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Cubs Down 2-0 in NLCS. Head Back To Wrigley

If the Chicago Cubs go on to lose the NLCS then it’ll be on Joe Maddon’s shoulders. There I said it. I say this after the Cubs were downed by the Dodgers… 497 more words

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True Blue Playoff Plus: Justin Turner's Walkoff Homerun puts the Cubs in an 0-2 Hole In The NLCS

Mark Carman, Andy Masur and Harry Teinowitz discuss what went wrong for the Cubs after Justin Turner’s 3-run walkoff homerun gave the Dodgers 4-1 victory and a 2-0 lead in the National League Championship Series. 85 more words


Powell: Cubs-Dodgers NLCS Game 2 Preview

LOS ANGELES – Bullpen issues and cold bats are the Cubs’ problems right now. The offense has scored three runs or less in five of six playoff games, and other than Wade Davis, Joe Maddon doesn’t really have anyone in the pen he can rely on. 335 more words


Exhausted Cubs Take One On The Chin, And A Bill Murray sighting.

We knew going into the NLCS that it wasn’t going to be a cake walk. The Los Angeles Dodgers had an amazing season and of course, if it wasn’t for the first half, the Cubs would have given them a tough go at first overall. 497 more words

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Levine: Cubs Turn To Jon Lester In Hopes Of Evening NLCS

By Bruce Levine–

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Being down a game to the Dodgers in the National League Championship Series is nothing new to the Cubs, who trailed 2-1 when the teams squared off in 2016 with a trip to the World Series on the line. 389 more words


Video: Jon Lester on his Game 2 start, Corey Seager injury

Cubs pitcher Jon Lester talks to the media before Game 1 of the 2017 NLCS about his Game 2 start and Corey Seager’s back injury that will leave him off the Dodgers’ roster. 25 more words


How could anyone not want Jon Lester on their team?



Jon Lester might be my favorite person in baseball. In the clubhouse after the Cubs NLCS game 5 win Jon gave one of the best interviews in a long time. 19 more words