The lack of plate discipline organization-wide was one of the biggest shocks to Epstein in taking over the Cubs.
Archive for October, 2012
The Marlins are rumored to be selling off pitching. Should the – would the – Cubs come calling?
Another lottery ticket for the Cubs. High upside, but plenty of risk.
The next frontier in blogging … which was a new frontier a decade ago. But we’re there! Finally!
There were bright spots to 2012, and we’ll look for more in 2013. But competitiveness still feels far off.
Things started out well for the Cubs’ prospects in the Arizona Fall League, but their performances have trailed off a bit.
A run-down on today’s scouting moves.
An embarrassing organization keeps on embarrassing.
A flurry of organizational moves.
The most well-known Cubs prospect in 2012, and one of the least well-known.
The Cards become the first team to lose an NLCS after leading 3-1 since … um … I forget.
The definition of SCardenfreude.
An 18-year-old fireballer becoming a free agent? Sounds perfect for the Cubs, right? Maybe not.
It turns out it’s a fairly complicated question to answer. And the answer appears to be “yes and no.”