State of the Organization is a continuing series of daily updates on the happenings of your favorite Chicago sports teams: Cubs, White Sox, Bulls, Blackhawks and Bears. Each team with its own update space.
This space will provide some of the highlights of what has been going on with your favorite Chicago baseball team, the Chicago Cubs, in the past 24 hours. Acquisitions, injuries, performance updates and storylines will be provided, during the season including the team’s competitive status, both big and minor league.
Stories of the Day:
- Joe Maddon named Jon Lester the starter for Game 1 of the NLDS series. Kyle Hendricks pitches Game 2, Jack Arrieta Game 3 and John Lackey Game 4, if necessary.
- How will some of the other players be used during the series?
- Sports Illustrated has made their World Series pick:
- Should Cubs fans be concerned about all of the postseason expectations?
- How do the 2016 Cubs stack up within baseball history?
- Cubs notebook.
- The Cubs begin their postseason Friday at 9:15pm ET.