September 19, 2008

Bird Land » Blog Archive » Wainwright and his Central issue

Bird Land » Blog Archive » Wainwright and his Central issue: "The National League Central woke up this morning with four teams that had winning records and one club, the Chicago Cubs, poised to runaway with the division title, possibly winning it by at least 10 games. It is, arguably, the toughest division in baseball (the AL East objects!), and inarguably the toughest neighborhood in the National League.

“I said at the beginning of the year, we were going to get everybody’s attention,” manager Tony La Russa said this morning in the Wrigley Field visitor’s clubhouse. “There’s no easy series.”"

4thebirds...
... Wainwright has pitched way better against the Cubs than his record shows. Today his record shows something.