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.
Stories of the Day:
- For all the concern about the Cubs World Series hype heading into the playoffs, so far everything looks pretty much like the regular season.
- But Joe Maddon knows not to be overconfident.
- Especially with Madison Bumgarner coming up in Game 3.
- The state of the series.
- David Ross is stunned by how Chicago has embraced his retirement tour.
- Cubs notes.
- With a 2-0 lead and looking to wrap up the series, the Cubs head to San Francisco for Game 3 of their NLDS series tonight at 8:30pm ET.