• Rizzo, Baez come up big late to give Cubs 5-4 win vs Padres

    4 monthes ago - By National Post

    SAN DIEGO - Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon recently likened Javier Baez to one of the Beatles because of the young second baseman's growing star power.
    Baez put on a performance fitting the comparison and his All-Star status, scoring the go-ahead run on a stolen base and consecutive errors in the 10th inning to help the Cubs beat the San Diego Padres 5-4.
    “Javy did his Javy thing again. Pretty impressive,” Maddon said.
    As for the Beatles comparison, “If he grew his hair, he'd look more like George, I think, or would it be Ringo?” the manager quipped.
    “Listen, it's a really good time for...
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