A Tip of the Recap – October 4th

The Cubs finished the regular season on a high note, winning their 8th game in a row and finishing with a 97-65 record after a 3-1 victory over the Brewers.

The Good

Dan Haren turned in a great start in what will possibly be the final regular season start of his career. He pitched 6 innings, giving up just 1 run (earned) on 3 hits and a walk with 3 Ks. He did give up some hard-hit balls, but for the most part was in complete control today. He finishes the year with a 11-9 record and a 3.60 ERA.

Anthony Rizzo joined the 100 RBI club in the 1st inning with a 2-run single to RF to get the Cubs on the board. It was his only hit of the day and he finishes the regular season with a .278 AVG, 31 HRs and 101 RBI.

Kris Bryant stayed stuck on 99 RBI but still had a very productive day at the plate, going 1 for 1 with a single, 3 walks and a run scored. The eventual Rookie of the Year finished with a .275 AVG, 26 HRs, 99 RBI, 77 BBs, and 199 Ks. He also made a tremendous …Read the Rest

Source:: Cubs Insider

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