Following the 2016 season, the Cubs seemed like they were going to roll through the MLB year after year.
They had it all. An incredible lineup that was adding Kyle Schwarber who was returning from injury, a loaded pitching staff, and to top it all off, they were all young. Yet the Cubs failed to make it back to the promised land, with the Astros bringing home the hardware.
Houston is now in a similar position with a ton of talent coming back this season. How will they avoid the same fate as the 2016 Cubs?
It’s simple according to ace Dallas Keuchel. They’re just an overall better team.
The lefty stud called out Chicago, saying they have superior talent on their roster that will help them avoid the hangover.