The Cubs really needed some veteran presence to right the ship for Game 4 against the Dodgers, and John Lackey did just that.
Sure, he gave up some runs and baserunners in his four innings of work, but Lackey did his thing and fired up the troops by cursing like a sailor. There’s never a shortage of F-bombs when Big John’s on the mound:
Joe Maddon taking John out early in the game? F-bomb!
Hahaha John Lackey hasn't changed a bit. pic.twitter.com/edeOmiWEne
— Brendan Glasheen (@BJ_Glash) October 20, 2016