Archive for May, 2013


Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Reds (12:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Reds (12:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Garza versus Cueto is a pretty nice Sunday matchup.

by May 26, 2013 Pre-Gamin'
This Week In This Minors: The Pause

This Week In This Minors: The Pause

An update on the Cubs’ minor league teams AND baseball book/movie recommendations? Nice.


Making the Draft Pick Rounds and Other Bullets

Making the Draft Pick Rounds and Other Bullets

After visiting with Jonathan Gray, the Cubs have very likely done the same with Mark Appel and Kris Bryant.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Reds 5 – May 25, 2013

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Reds 5 – May 25, 2013

All good things come to an end.

by May 25, 2013 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Reds (3:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Reds (3:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

The Cubs need Travis Wood to put together his 10th straight quality start.

by May 25, 2013 Pre-Gamin'
Ozzie Guillen on the Cubs’ Bench? And Other Bullets

Ozzie Guillen on the Cubs’ Bench? And Other Bullets

The former White Sox/Marlins manager says he’d gladly consider it. Would you?

Chicago Cubs 2013: A New Hope … or None at All?

Chicago Cubs 2013: A New Hope … or None at All?

Are the 2013 Chicago Cubs toast like the residents of Alderaan?


Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Reds 7 – May 24, 2013

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Reds 7 – May 24, 2013

One bad inning mucked up Scott Feldman’s night. And mine.

by May 24, 2013 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Reds (6:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Reds (6:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Headed to tonight’s game with The Wife. Date night at the ballpark? Score. No, I’m talking to you, Cubs: score.

by May 24, 2013 Pre-Gamin'
This Is It: You’ve Got Three Hours Left to Join the Free BN Fantasy Contest to Win Cash Money, Honey

This Is It: You’ve Got Three Hours Left to Join the Free BN Fantasy Contest to Win Cash Money, Honey

It’s go time, chumps. I mean friends.

by May 24, 2013 Meta
Cubs Draft Notes: Appel and Gray Still at the Top, Manaea Falling, Youngest Prospects, Draft Details

Cubs Draft Notes: Appel and Gray Still at the Top, Manaea Falling, Youngest Prospects, Draft Details

The latest mock draft has the Cubs taking Mark Appel after the Astros take Jonathan Gray. A deviation from that would be a surprise at this point.


Miguel Cabrera and Drew Sheppard Are Ridiculous

Miguel Cabrera and Drew Sheppard Are Ridiculous

The amazing GIFs just keep coming. The Internet era is awesome.

by May 24, 2013 MLB News and Rumors
Kinda Sounds Like Alfonso Soriano is Ready to Accept a Trade

Kinda Sounds Like Alfonso Soriano is Ready to Accept a Trade

Soriano is understandably frustrated by the losses piling up.

by May 24, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The Cubs Are 10 Games Under .500, and the Numbers Say That’s Pretty Unfair

The Cubs Are 10 Games Under .500, and the Numbers Say That’s Pretty Unfair

By one advanced measure, the Cubs have been the unluckiest team in baseball by a good stretch.

by May 24, 2013 Analysis and Commentary
Series Preview: Cubs v. Reds, May 24 – May 26, 2013

Series Preview: Cubs v. Reds, May 24 – May 26, 2013

Seeing a lot of the Reds in the early going this year.

by May 24, 2013 Series Previews