If MLB really wants to beat cancer, just give it a two-run lead against the Royals
The year Kershaw has a 1.70 ERA, the NL average ERA is 3.68. The year Pedro had a 1.74 ERA, the second best ERA in the AL was 3.70.
The Cubs have a +60 run differential. All the AL teams with positive run differentials, combined, are +57.
Hunter Strickland has allowed more home runs this postseason than Greg Maddux did in 1994