Pinella Calls Sleep Doc To Cure Sleepwalking Cubs

If you’re a Chicago Cubs fan, you probably had trouble getting to sleep last night: lots of nightmares about an infinite number of baseballs bouncing off an infinite number of gloves, while a herd of goats chased Lou Pinella around Wrigley Field before he was snatched up by the Wrigley Field ivy and sucked into oblivion. Or maybe that’s just me.

Cubs Bed

Whatever the case, while the Cubs’ 0-2 hole might be enough to keep their fans from getting any sleep, Pinella is going to extreme lengths to make sure that his team is nice and rested for when they play Game 3 at Dodger Stadium on Saturday. The LOS ANGELES TIMES reports that he’s hired a “sleep doctor” to advise him on when the team should take the 4 1/2 hour flight out to L.A.

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