While I don't think it's possible for anyone to be here and not already know this, we'll say it again for the purposes of being complete: The Chicago Cubs won Game 6 of the NLCS on Saturday night, meaning they beat the Dodgers four games to two and have moved on to their first World Series
In baseball history, only 5 batters struck out 200-plus times in a season. Some of these MLB strikeout leaders are familiar while others are a surprise.
At 10:30 on a warm night in late September 1959, the air raid sirens went off in Chicago. For five long minutes, they wailed. It was the height of the Cold War, an era in which elementary schools regularly conducted air raid drills in which the students — I was one — sat under their desks, heads between