Javy Baez’s Best Position is Wherever They’re Going to Hit the Ball

Javy Baez’s Best Position is Wherever They’re Going to Hit the Ball

He’s good enough to have a set position, but, in some ways, he’s *too* good to have a set position.

by August 26, 2016 Analysis and Commentary
Series Preview: Cubs at Dodgers, August 26 – August 28, 2016

Series Preview: Cubs at Dodgers, August 26 – August 28, 2016

Off to Los Angeles to face the big Dodgers bats and whichever pitchers they cobble together.

by August 26, 2016 Series Previews

Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder Auditions for New Head of Wrigley Field Security

Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder Auditions for New Head of Wrigley Field Security

Don’t pull anything while Eddie Vedder is on duty.

by August 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Arrieta’s Slider, Chapman’s Results, Almora’s Hand, and Other Bullets

Arrieta’s Slider, Chapman’s Results, Almora’s Hand, and Other Bullets

Jake Arrieta has been succeeding this year without one of his defining 2015 pitches.

Cubs Minor League Daily: An Early Look At The World Baseball Classic

Cubs Minor League Daily: An Early Look At The World Baseball Classic

We’ll probably see some Cubs prospects in the international tournament. Also, the latest scores and performances.

by August 26, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Pedro Strop is Running, Pitching on Flat Ground, Might Be a Machine

Pedro Strop is Running, Pitching on Flat Ground, Might Be a Machine

Strop posted a video to Instagram showing his incredible recovery progress.

by August 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Off-Day Check-In: I’m Running Out of Ways to Say “They’re Doing Great!”

Cubs Off-Day Check-In: I’m Running Out of Ways to Say “They’re Doing Great!”

The Cubs’ postseason odds are up from 100% to 100%. Er, um …

by August 25, 2016 Analysis and Commentary

Justin Grimm is Back – and Back – and As Good As Ever

Justin Grimm is Back – and Back – and As Good As Ever

He’s not just back in the sense that he’s on the roster. He’s *back*.

by August 25, 2016 Analysis and Commentary
The Commissioner Wants Big Changes, Including a Pitch Clock

The Commissioner Wants Big Changes, Including a Pitch Clock

One way or another, some changes are coming.

by August 25, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
White Sox Re-Name Their Ballpark “Guaranteed Rate Field”, People Say Things

White Sox Re-Name Their Ballpark “Guaranteed Rate Field”, People Say Things

The logo certainly didn’t help.

by August 25, 2016 Cubs Humor, MLB News and Rumors
Willson Contreras Blows My Mind and Other Bullets

Willson Contreras Blows My Mind and Other Bullets

What he’s done the last two years, and continues to do, is truly special. More than that, even.

by August 25, 2016 Chicago Cubs News

Cubs Minor League Daily: Pelicans Are In The Playoffs

Cubs Minor League Daily: Pelicans Are In The Playoffs

That gives the Cubs a FOURTH playoff team in the farm system. Incredible.

by August 25, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Eloy Jimenez Goes Deep Again, with a 423-Foot Monster Bomb (VIDEO)

Eloy Jimenez Goes Deep Again, with a 423-Foot Monster Bomb (VIDEO)

Let’s really look at just how good his year has been.