SI Insider: The Chicago Cubs Starting Rotation Is Performing at the Top of Their Game at the Start of the Season

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Cubs starting pitchers have not allowed more than one run in 10 of their first 15 starts. The rotation starring Jon Lester, Yu Darvish, and Kyle Hendricks has been pounding the strike zone with a ton of success with a walk rate of 1.7 batters per game. SI senior writer Tom Verducci shares the stats that show why the Cubs defense is off to such an impressive start in the 2020 season.