With Hot Stove season expected to be a slow burn, and the Cubs finances in flux, a big move for a starter in free agency isn’t happening. There are names worth exploring, however, even on a tight budget.
Kyle Hendricks made two mistakes in the first, giving up two home runs. After that, he kept the Pirate offense off-balance all night. But, as has been the case for most of the season, the Cubs offense couldn’t rise to the occasion.
On today’s episode of the Northside Show Hosts Austin Bloomberg and Benjamin J. Denen, discuss the Cubs five-game winning streak, the brilliant pitching of Kyle Hendricks and Alec Mills, and the resurgence of the Core.