If the Phillies are in, how close are the Cubs to a World Series?
Pretty close, if you're looking through the Webb Space telescope
The Phillies unlikely cruise through the playoffs to the World Series has given Cubs fans a lot of optimism that it could be them next year.
The Phillies won the pennant because they have stars on their team. They have two ace-level starting pitchers, an excellent catcher, a bunch of really good players (a couple of them were Cubs you might remember) and they have this guy.
The Cubs have pretty much none of that.
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