According to ESPN, everyone everywhere except Pittsburgh wanted the Cubs to win the wild card game and advance to the Division Championship 7 game series.
That's all you need, if you want to look like you understand what's going on.
Yes, Daughter D, this next phase is a series.
The first game was, absurdly, between the teams with the 2nd and 3rd best record in baseball. How did it happen? It's the first time in the system's 17 years; no one expected it.
CUBBIES WIN!!! CUBBIES WIN!!!
I have my t-shirt from 1989, carefully cold water washed and folded neatly, to be brought out on championship runs.
I am letting myself dare to dream.
Little Cuter took FlapJilly to the softball field, where, to the delight of the women's league on the adjacent field, my granddaughter expressed herself
Anyway, CUBBIES WIN!! and if FlapJilly feels it, who am I to say her nay?
CUBBIES WIN!!!CUBBIES WIN!!!