Carlos Zambrano Breaks Bat, Tony Campana Over Knee

June 1, 2011

(Chicago, IL) – It’s been a frustrating year in Chicago. The Cubs have been under .500 for most of the season, and, with a rampant injury problem, the future doesn’t look much brighter.

Things came to a head last night against the Houston Astros, a team the Cubs should be taking behind the woodshed. After taking a 3-1 lead in the bottom of the 8th, closer Carlos Marmol gave up six runs in the top of the ninth, blowing the game for the Cubs. The defeat clinched a series loss against the Astros, and sent the Cubs’ playoff hopes further down the drain.

Starter Carlos Zambrano didn’t take the loss as well as he pitched in the game.

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