2018 Cubs Heroes and Goats: Year in review, part 3

A look at the 10 largest negative WPA game scores for this year’s Cubs.

We’ve look at the 10 plays that generated the lowest WPA scores and the 10 plays that generated the highest WPA scores from the 2018 Cubs season. This week we are going to pull back a little bit and look at the 10 biggest game scores. We’ll see some of the same games again, but there are some new ones. Today, we’ll start that by looking at the 10 largest negative games before concluding this mini-series later this week and closing the door on 2018 from a Heroes and Goats perspective.

So today we look at the 10 largest negative game scores by Cubs players in 2018. For the first time we get a bit of a mixture. The 10 largest negative events were all relief pitchers. The 10 largest positive events were all hitters. Today though we have a couple of starting pitcher performances, some more relief appearances and even a hitter mixed in. Let’s jump right in.

#10: Brandon Morrow – May 5 (-.417)

This one is a re-visit. This was a game in May against the Cardinals in St. Louis. The Cubs …Read the Rest

Source:: Bleed Cubbie Blue

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