With his team running on fumes and grasping to a one-game lead in the NL Central, Cubs manager Joe Maddon pulled another wacky rabbit out of his hat Wednesday night, instructing his players and coaches to dress up like zombies before their flight to Washington D.C.
The hits keep coming for Kyle Fuller.
"I know they weren't the prettiest plays, but I could tell each one-yard gain by Taylor Gabriel was really wearing down the defense," said Matt Nagy at his post game press conference.
With his newly rebuilt Bears team destroying the Packers 17-0 at halftime in Green Bay, Chicago signed GM Ryan Pace to a 20-year contract extension before the third quarter.
Cubs Hall of Fame first baseman Adrian “Cap” Anson apologized for racist and homophobic telegraphs that surfaced recently and expressed remorse for his youthful indiscretions.
The protest march, which snarled traffic for miles in both directions, was to draw attention to the end of the popular drink special at Murphy’s, a fixture in the Wrigleyville neighborhood for almost 80 years