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Happy Yom Cub-pur. Plus: Dodger Dogs, The Dusty Baker Show, L.A.'s Leftorium, The Suddenly Crowded Grandpa Rossy Bandwagon, The Bears Are Connor Barth's Team Now, The Derrick Rose Trial Gets Uglier And Uglier, Meet The Bulls' New Folk Hero, And Blackhawks Blues.
:56: The Cubs Are Ridiculous.
* Greatest Cub-back ever?
* Yom Cub-pur.
* Van Schouwen: Patient Rizzo Gets Cubs Offense Going - With Ninth-Inning Walk.
11:48: Dodger Dogs.
18:20: The Dusty Baker Show.
Dusty Baker: "I'd be interested to see -- they won the war -- but the effects of Jansen and Kershaw when they get to Chicago."— J.P. Hoornstra (@jphoornstra) October 14, 2016
I asked Baker if the Dodgers' use of Jansen tonight could turn into a trend: "It's not a trend that I'd like to be a part of anytime."— J.P. Hoornstra (@jphoornstra) October 14, 2016
Dusty Baker has now lost 9 straight games with a chance to clinch a playoff round.— Baseball Tonight (@BBTN) October 14, 2016
That's the longest streak in MLB history. pic.twitter.com/NPRQdumsT3
Dave Roberts out managed Dusty Baker. Wow.— Lexie (@lexiebu) October 14, 2016
21:40: L.A.'s Leftorium.
The biggest difference between the teams comes against left-handed pitching. The Dodgers ranked last in baseball with a woeful .214 batting average and a .623 OPS against lefties while the Cubs' .807 OPS ranked second. That discrepancy might mean adding a bullpen arm from the left side for the Cubs as Joe Maddon indicated rookie Rob Zastryzny could be in play as he impressed in his one month in the big leagues compiling a 1.12 ERA in 16 big league innings. He would join Travis Wood, Mike Montgomery and Aroldis Chapman as lefties in the bullpen if the Cubs so desire. Jon Lester is the lone lefty starter and will take the ball in Game 1.
* Clayton Kurveshaw:
Clayton Kurveshaw. pic.twitter.com/GDtSQ33REC— Dodgers Nation (@DodgersNation) April 27, 2016
34:10: The Suddenly Crowded Grandpa Rossy Bandwagon.
* The reverse polarity of Cubbie occurences.
45:10: The Bears Are Connor Barth's Team Now.
* Brian McHoyer.
* The Hail Alshon. Or The Hailshon.
58:01: Meet The Bulls' New Folk Hero.
1:00:13: Blackhawk Blues.
* Trevor Van Lines.
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