September 9, 2008

Chicago Cubs (86-57) at St. Louis Cardinals (77-66), 8:15 p.m. - 09/09/2008 - MiamiHerald.com

Chicago Cubs (86-57) at St. Louis Cardinals (77-66), 8:15 p.m. - 09/09/2008 - MiamiHerald.com: "With the playoffs looming, now is not the time for the National League Central-leading Chicago Cubs to start losing focus . Lou Piniella's ballclub will try to stop their recent losing ways tonight in the opener of a three-game series against the division-rival St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium."

4thebirds...
... The quoted paragraph above, the lead into the Miami Herald's preview of the Cubs/Cards game, says what needs to be said.

If you like getting doused with stats, however, read the number's take on tonight's series opener.