By Al Yellon,Pat Hughes

ISBN-10: 1683581156

ISBN-13: 9781683581154

No doubt, you’ve heard concerning the Cubs’ decades-long run of futility. They hadn’t gained a pennant in seventy-one years or a global sequence in a checklist 108 years. To the disappointment of Cubs lovers in every single place, the group frequently overlooked possibilities with soul-crushing defeats.

But after a whole teardown that ended in a 100-loss season in 2012, Theo Epstein and his baseball employees reversed that with the Cubs of 2016, a crew that was once not just supremely proficient, yet cared not anything for all of the media narratives of wasting. They did issues throughout the general season that no Cubs membership had performed in additional than a century, together with incomes the main wins for the franchise when you consider that 1910. The membership went directly to defeat the San Francisco Giants and la Dodgers within the nationwide League playoffs prior to beating the Cleveland Indians to win the realm Series.

Anthony Rizzo, MVP candidate Kris Bryant, Jake Arrieta, Jon Lester, supervisor Joe Maddon, and fan favorites like Javier Baez and David Ross are the heroes of the 2016 Cubs’ tale. informed by way of Al Yellon, coping with editor of SB Nation’s Bleed Cubbie Blue, A Season to Remember chronicles not just the 2016 Cubs’ upward push to the pinnacle of the baseball heap, however the team’s—and the fans’—long trip to get there.

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