Scott Feldman allowed two hits in seven innings and Starlin Castro hit a two-run double to left in the Cubs’ three-run eighth inning and Chicago beat the New York Mets 5-2 on Saturday.
In a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.
As he adds more power and refines the other parts of his game, Starlin Castro will become the face of a rebuilding Cubs franchise.
R.A. Dickey has a chance to reach double-digit wins for the first time in his career Friday afternoon as the Mets take on the Cubs.