The Chicago Cubs aren’t playing around.

After St. Louis Cardinals pinch hitter Randal Grichuk hit a fifth-inning home run in Game 2 of the National League Division Series Friday night, he came out for a curtain call.

It was strange. The dinger cut Chicago’s lead to 6-3, the eventual final score. It was big, but certainly not a heroic walk-off in extra innings.

When Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber belted one out in the second inning of Game 3, the team’s official account dropped a bomb on the Cards.



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