Rizzo, Almora and Baez all homer in battle of division-leading contenders.
He left Sunday’s game after bruising his right heel and came off the bench Tuesday to deliver a game-winning hit.
Baez hadn’t played since Sunday because of a bruised right heel until coming off the bench in Tuesday’s ninth to beat the Phillies.
Baez hasn’t played since leaving Sunday’s game a few innings after injuring his right foot
Whether the enigmatic starter turned a competitive corner as a Cub, he looked for at least 5 innings like the pitcher they thought they had signed.
Maybe people will start looking at Darvish differently someday. Maybe he’ll be the good guy. Just not yet.
It wasn’t vintage Arrieta, but that old, familiar toughness was there. The only run he allowed in six innings came on an Anthony Rizzo base hit in the third.
Metrics point to worse defenses than North Siders’ error-prone crew.
Maddon said he already made his more important point, to protect his pitcher, Carl Edwards Jr., when he argued Saturday.
Holy cow! Fly the W for ‘Miracle,’ a musical with a real feel for Cubs fans and their tense season of 2016
The songs are fun and the cast a powerful team in this winning flashback to the North Siders’ World Series run.