Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 4/13/12
On Thursday, I attended the first half of a back-to-back crosstown doubleheader. I joined the masses for Thursday's "getaway day" special between the Cubs and Brewers at Wrigley Field. With free neighborhood parking and a friendly secondary ticket market at play (one popular site had tickets available for 19 cents plus fees), I entered the stadium for less than the cost of a large latte. I had high expectations for the matchup between Zack Greinke and Matt Garza. Both pitchers factored prominently in our FOXSports.com "Baseball Hot Streak" game (http://msn.foxsports.com/fantasy/baseball/hotstreak/ ) and delivered the requisite strikeout numbers (five to keep your streak alive), but Greinke's final stat line was positively brutal. Greinke fell victim to some lackadaisical fielding (Ryan Braun and Mat Gamel left me scratching my head) and had zero movement on his pitches during the Cubs' six-run third inning. He departed in the fourth inning after yielding eight earned runs on nine ...
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