Who cares if the average North Sider has to dig more into their pockets just to see the team they love? To see the Cubs win used to be a blessing, pretty soon to see the team at all will be yet another division based on class and resource.
In a mere 27 outs the fourth straight run for a title in an unprecedented run of success for the once-saddest franchise in Major League Baseball could be the kind of run we were all so used to prior to 2015.
As the focus on this team turns more towards the painfully immediate — and we have to measure up how the Cubs will navigate the NL playoffs to possibly make what would be an impossibly soon second World Series appearance in three years — we should maybe examine some of the more visible scars left on this team from its tough fight through the spring and summer.
Justin Dukes covers the Chicago Cubs and their developments for WARR.com As easy as it would be to dismiss the Chicago Cubs’ struggles throughout this season as a championship hangover […]