San Diego Padres defeat Chicago Cubs, 9-5

For all the attention the Cubs figure to spend on their starting rotation when they try to turn around a fifth-place team next year, they might wind up with one of their best starting options right back in the bullpen.

And it might be the best non-move the team makes between now and next year's opener.

That's how good Sean Marshall has been as one of the top setup men in the majors this season, and how valuable and tough that eighth-inning role proved to be for the C...