John Lackey Imploding Like A Dying Sun, Cubs Lead 4-2 In Game 4 (With Updates)
Rick Chandler 05:14 pm, October 13th, 2015
Our story so far: Stephen Piscotty gave the Cardinals a 2-0 lead with a two-run home run in the top of the first, and the ball hit a cup of beer held by a Cubs fan in the bleachers, with the cup exploding on impact.
Coincidentally, that's the same thing that Cards' starter John Lackey did in the second inning -- explode on impact. That's when, with runners on first and second, Lackey gave up a run-scoring single to pitcher Jason Hamel (yep), and then a three-run homer to Javier Baez: