With the Nationals trailing the Cubs 3-1, and Washington facing the imminent threat of falling behind 2-0 in the NLDS, Bryce Harper stepped up.
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The Chicago Cubs are NL Central champions for the second straight season, and one MLB analyst says a players-only meeting is to credit for the turnaround.
The Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 on Wednesday night to clinch the NL Central division, which will send them to the postseason for the third straight season.
No playoff contender is flawless. 14 MLB teams are above .500 and sitting in the midst of a division or wild card race.
The Cubs sent out a great tweet in response to the monster game Paul Goldschmidt had against them on Thursday.
Though trades can still happen via the waiver system in August, July 31 is generally the last chance teams get to make moves, shore up weaknesses, and prep themselves for a run at a World Series.
Steve Bartman is still firmly avoiding the spotlight even after the Chicago Cubs won the 2016 World Series, but the team is still in touch and have given him a very special gift.
The Chicago Cubs are still in search of another starting pitcher.