NL Central Tie-breaker Preview
As the Cubs prepare for the dreaded Game 163 (against the flippin' Brewers?), here are some things to chew on.
Starter: Quintana has great numbers against the Brewers, and I don't like TBD's body language. Advantage Cubs.
Offense: The Cubs have scored 10 more runs on the season, but the Brewers have done better in the second half. Advantage Brewers.
The Bullpen: The Cubs are used up and banged up; the Brewers are rested. Advantage Brewers.
Defense: The Brewers have committed 4 more errors and are playing in someone else's park. Advantage Cubs.
The Javy factor: The Cubs have Javy Baez; the Brewers do not have Javy Baez. Advantage Cubs.
Manager: Advantage Brewers. Sorry, Joe.
Fans: Beer beats cheese. Advantage Cubs.
Cities: As if...