Does the Math Support Having an Atypical Leadoff Hitter Like Kyle Schwarber?

Does the Math Support Having an Atypical Leadoff Hitter Like Kyle Schwarber?

We know this is the route the Cubs are going, and we know why. But is it the right move?

by March 28, 2017 Analysis and Commentary
Pre-Gamin’: Giants at Cubs (3:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Giants at Cubs (3:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Jake Arrieta and Matt Cain square up at Sloan.

by March 28, 2017 Pre-Gamin'

Kris Bryant and the Cubs Are All Over the Top 50 Trade Value Rankings

Kris Bryant and the Cubs Are All Over the Top 50 Trade Value Rankings

You want valuable trade pieces? Well the Cubs have ’em in spades. (But you can’t have them.)

Cubs Prospect Notes: Happ is Close, Taking it Slow with Albertos, Big Seasons Ahead for Jimenez, Cease

Cubs Prospect Notes: Happ is Close, Taking it Slow with Albertos, Big Seasons Ahead for Jimenez, Cease

Ian Happ is going to start the year at AAA Iowa, which – without more – says a whole lot about his progress. But there *IS* more to say.

Chicago Cubs Lineup: The World Series MVP is Back!

Chicago Cubs Lineup: The World Series MVP is Back!

Ben Zobrist had been out with a stiff neck.

by March 28, 2017 Cubs Lineups
NOOOOOOOOO: Chicago Cubs Release Munenori Kawasaki

NOOOOOOOOO: Chicago Cubs Release Munenori Kawasaki

Kawasaki is getting a shot to explore other big league opportunities.

This New CSN Doc on Game 7 is Fantastic, Cubs Face Tough April, and Other Bullets

This New CSN Doc on Game 7 is Fantastic, Cubs Face Tough April, and Other Bullets

Take yourself back to that night, when the Cubs finished it. Beautiful new insights, great quotes, much more.

by March 28, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

BIF: First Max Scherzer Wrecked Tim Tebow, Then The Nats Twitter Account Did

BIF: First Max Scherzer Wrecked Tim Tebow, Then The Nats Twitter Account Did

Baseball is Fun: Nine swings, nine misses, and three outs? Yeesh. Maybe basketball?

by March 28, 2017 Baseball is Fun
WATCH: David Ross Busts a Move, Not a Hip, on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

WATCH: David Ross Busts a Move, Not a Hip, on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Another good week for Ross, who threw it back to 1990.

by March 28, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Albert Almora Jr. Will Catch That Ball Any Time, Any Place (VIDEO)

Albert Almora Jr. Will Catch That Ball Any Time, Any Place (VIDEO)

Almora is so talented in center field that he plays at only one speed. He showed it again last night.

by March 28, 2017 Cubs Highlights
The Cubs Lost Again, Have a Terrible Spring Record, and Are Fine

The Cubs Lost Again, Have a Terrible Spring Record, and Are Fine

Just in case you were developing any concerns.

by March 28, 2017 Analysis and Commentary
WILLLLLLLSONNNNNN: That’s Me Shouting that Willson Contreras Went Deep – TWICE! (VIDEOS)

WILLLLLLLSONNNNNN: That’s Me Shouting that Willson Contreras Went Deep – TWICE! (VIDEOS)

The young Cubs catcher has been thumping it this spring, and has homered twice tonight.

by March 27, 2017 Cubs Highlights

The Fifth Cut is the Happ-iest: Cubs Cut Roster To 31, Top Prospect Ian Happ Among Them

The Fifth Cut is the Happ-iest: Cubs Cut Roster To 31, Top Prospect Ian Happ Among Them

Ian Happ is part of the latest rounds of cuts at Cubs camp, despite hitting .417 with five home runs.

by March 27, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Indians (8:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Indians (8:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

The Cubs and the Indians get together for Game 9 … or 10 … or whatever.

by March 27, 2017 Pre-Gamin'
Cubs Outfield Power Rankings: Not The Biggest Strength, But Far From a Weakness

Cubs Outfield Power Rankings: Not The Biggest Strength, But Far From a Weakness

Quite a range, with one Cubs outfield spot ranking in the top three, and another outfield spot ranking in the bottom three.

by March 27, 2017 Analysis and Commentary