CHICAGO All that left for the Chicago Cubs jerseys to do is make history.
The Cubs jerseys came home to Wrigley Field with a 3 2 lead over the Los Angeles Dodgers jerseys in the NL Championship Series and a chance Saturday night to end a more than seven decade wait to return to the World Series.
not going to run away from anything, manager Joe Maddon said. within our reach right now. But I do want us to go after it as though it again, hate to say it, but Saturday. Let just go play our Saturday game and see how it falls. a franchise defined more by heartbreak and losing, this will be no ordinary Saturday. Then again, this has been no ordinary season.
The Cubs jerseys led the majors with 103 wins and ran away with the NL Central title. They won more games than any Cubs jerseys team since 1910, and if they beat cheap Clayton Kershaw jersey and the Dodgers jerseys, they face Cleveland in their first World Series since 1945. The Cubs jerseys will go with major league ERA leader cheap Kyle Hendricks jersey in Game 6.
Game 7 would be on Sunday, if necessary.
won two games in a row before, said Los Angeles cheap Adrian Gonzalez jersey. says we can do it Saturday and Sunday. Cubs jerseys put themselves in this position by shaking off back to back shutout losses and combining to score 18 runs in the past two games.
cheap Jon Lester jersey threw seven solid innings, cheap Addison Russell jersey continued his resurgence at the plate with a tiebreaking home run and the Cubs jerseys beat the Dodgers jerseys 8 4 on Thursday night.
Russell has gone deep in back to back games and is 5 for 10 after going 1 for 24 to start the post season. cheap Anthony Rizzo jersey is also connecting, with five hits and a homer over the past two games after going 2 for 26. cheap Javier Baez jersey continues to come through with big hits and making sensational plays at second base.
Now, it up to Kershaw to cool off the Cubs jerseys.
The three time NL Cy Young Award winner is 2 0 with a 3.72 ERA in three starts and one relief appearance this cheap mlb jerseys post season and has been erasing a reputation for struggling in the playoffs. He came through with two decent starts against Washington in the NLDS and closed out the series clinching win.
He was nothing short of spectacular against Chicago in Game 2, pitching two hit ball over seven innings before cheap Kenley Jansen jersey closed out a 1 0 victory.
Kershaw was ready to pitch Thursday on three days rest. He get five between starts instead, though he will be pitching for the fourth time in 12 days.
down a game, but we won on the road before, manager Dave Roberts said. won two games before. And I think that for us it an isolated focus on Game 6. We get a rested Kersh. So with that, we feel good. it the Cubs jerseys who are in position to move on.
World War II had just ended the last time they won the pennant, and the World Series that year is remembered as much for a goat and a curse as it is for the Detroit Tigers jerseys winning in seven games.
The Cubs jerseys angered Billy Goat Tavern owner Billy Sianis when they asked him to leave Game 4 because the odour of his pet goat Murphy was bothering fans. Sianis supposedly placed a curse on the franchise, and since then, it been mostly losing with a few close calls for the franchise.
The Cubs jerseys had a 2 0 lead against San Diego in the 1984 NLCS, only to see the Padres jerseys win the final three games in that best of five series.
Thirteen years ago, the Cubs jerseys returned home up 3 2 over the Marlins jerseys in the NLCS. And, well, fans still have nightmares over that one.
Chicago was five outs from the World Series with Mark Prior on the mound only to see everything come apart.
A fan named Steve Bartman reached up for cheap Luis Castillo jersey foul as Moises Alou leaned into the stands.
The ball deflected off Bartman hands. Alou went wild. Shortstop Alex Gonzalez later booted a potential inning ending double play. Prior melted down on the mound.