The Chicago Cubs worked out at Wrigley Field on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in preparation for the first game of their best-of-three National League wild-card series against the Miami Marlins.
by: Brett Taylor — Bleacher Nation 6h
Lester had to be the guy when you think about the options, and think about what he's done in the postseason.
by: Jon Tayler — FanGraphs 9h
The 2003 NLCS aura is undeniable, but these clubs are coming off their own unique seasons.
by: Nicholas D. Blazek — Fansided: Cubbies Crib 9h
The Chicago Cubs were worried about a Kris Bryant $300 million deal. That's not going to happen, so its best to leave them together for a bit. The Chicago ...
by: Jerry Beach — Forbes 17h
After the briefest season since 1878, the league’s official website is hosting a bracket challenge in advance of the largest postseason tournament ever, which is scheduled to begin this afternoon with four American League wild card series games...
by: https://www.latimes.com/people/jorge-castillo — Los Angeles Times: Sports Now 22h
Dodgers' Cody Bellinger and Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich were top MVP candidates in the NL last season, but both this season have fallen into a slump.
by: @nbcchicago — NBC Chicago 23h
The Chicago Cubs, like many teams, are facing a squad they’ve yet to take on this season, but their task is even odder than most as they prepare to battle the Miami Marlins. The season got off to a weird start for the Marlins, as they were forced to...
by: Mike McGraw — Daily Herald 23h
Is this the last trip around the bases for the nucleus of Cubs players who won the World Series? Probably not, considering the team's other options.
by: Paul Sullivan — Chicago Tribune 28 Sep
Can both the Chicago White Sox and Cubs advance past the wild-card round to their bubbles in the division series? Yes, they can — and should.
by: JR Radcliffe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — Milwaukee Journal Sentinal 28 Sep
It was a weird season, to be sure, and it somehow ended with a playoff berth. These 11 moments were among the most remarkable of the year.
by: Kyle Lobner — Milwaukee Record 28 Sep
Here are some notable plays and other oddities from the Brew Crew's 29-31 playoff-qualifying campaign.
by: Jordan Bastian and Joe Frisaro — MLB: Cubs 28 Sep
The Wild Card Series between the Cubs and Marlins will be a tale of two franchises. On one side, you have a Cubs team filled with October-tested veterans and a core group that has delivered a World Series championship (2016) and five postseason...
by: Adam McCalvy — MLB: Brewers 28 Sep
A lot will be made about how the Brewers made the postseason with a losing record, but to manager Craig Counsell, that is all washed away now that they are in. “That’s been kind of washed away for a while because we’ve been in a playoff mode for
by: Luke Arkins — Prospect Insider 28 Sep
The MLB playoff brackets are finally set. So, I decided to have fun by compiling power rankings for the 16 teams with a shot at winning the World Series. These aren't predictions – just assessments of…