Students told us they're excited the team is back in the post-season after a rough few years.
Following batting practice Tuesday night at Wrigley Field, a anxious Joe Maddon offered these words to The Post. "Even when we're struggling we're ahead of everybody".
Waiting on the Cubs offense to show up is as frustrating as waiting on a CTA bus in a downpour, and for much of the postseason opener it was more of the same. He kept it going in the postseason. Maybe they had blown a five-game lead in the division, but they were still alive, which only nine other teams could say on October 2.More news: New NAFTA deal reached, according to multiple sources
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"It doesn't matter, like everybody", Baez said. "I don't pay attention to it, but it's around us, and if we pay attention, we get in the trap".
We will see you Tuesday night. As a member of the Athletics, Lester started the one-game Wild Card playoff game against the Royals in Kansas City, where he was charged with six runs in 7 1/3 innings in a 9-8 loss. This year, they could not make it to the NLDS.