Al Yellon is a native Chicagoan who has been following Chicago sports since the 1960's. That means he's seen a lot of losing -- but finally enjoyed the ultimate triumph, the Cubs World Series title in 2016. He left Chicago to go east for college at Colgate University, then returned and worked for 29 years as a television director for Chicago TV stations before joining SB Nation full time as a senior editor.
"Must-win"? Yes, if the Cubs still hope for postseason play.
And the results are mostly positive... except for one.
Another stirring comeback fell short when the Cubs lost in extra innings.
Here you will always be able to find the most up-to-date information on who the Cubs are playing, when and where, and what TV channel you can find the game on.
The Cubs have their closer back.