The Wrigley Report: Aug. 4

August 4, 2009 by VSN Writers 

If someone told you that on Aug. 4, 2009, the Chicago Cubs would be in first place in the NL Central division, you would probably think: “Well, yeah…and?”

I’m sure that most Cub fans would have thought it to be a given. But thus far, it’s been anything but a given.

The Cubs currently sit eight games over .500 at 56-48, which is good for a .001 percent lead over rival Saint Louis for best in the division even though the Cardinals sit zero games back.

What has made the 2009 season such a fight for the Chicago Cubs?

Let’s start with offseason acquisition Milton Bradley. Jim Hendry signed Bradley for three years at ...

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