Archive for August, 2013


The Cubs Have Some Tough Josh Vitters Choices and Other Bullets

The Cubs Have Some Tough Josh Vitters Choices and Other Bullets

The infielder(?)/outfielder(?)’s season is probably over, and now the Cubs have to figure out what to do.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 6, Padres 8 – August 23, 2013

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 6, Padres 8 – August 23, 2013

Wow. Really. Wow.

by August 24, 2013 Enhanced Box Scores

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Padres (9:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Padres (9:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Headed out to San Diego.

by August 23, 2013 Pre-Gamin'
This Is It: You’ve Got One Hour Left to Join the Free BN Fantasy Contest

This Is It: You’ve Got One Hour Left to Join the Free BN Fantasy Contest

It’s now or never for tonight’s games.

by August 23, 2013 Fantasy Baseball, Meta

Cubs Acquire Neil Ramirez to Complete Matt Garza Trade

Wraps up a nice haul for the Cubs.

by August 23, 2013 Chicago Cubs News
Around the League: Braun Apologizes, DeJesus Claimed, More

Around the League: Braun Apologizes, DeJesus Claimed, More

Well, Braun kind of apologizes. And DeJesus is probably headed to the Rays.

by August 23, 2013 MLB News and Rumors
No, You Should Not Expect a Javier Baez September Call-Up and Other Bullets

No, You Should Not Expect a Javier Baez September Call-Up and Other Bullets

He’s been crazy good this year, but there are too many reasons not to call him up right now.


Albert Almora’s Season is Over

Albert Almora’s Season is Over

A bone bruise in his groin has been the problem, and Almora will sit out the final two weeks of the season.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Final Homestand

Cubs Minor League Daily: Final Homestand

The Iowa Cubs are playing at home for the last time this year.

by August 23, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 5, Cubs 4 – August 22, 2013

Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 5, Cubs 4 – August 22, 2013

I almost made a huge mistake today.

by August 22, 2013 Enhanced Box Scores
You’ve Got One Day Left to Join the Free Fantasy Baseball Contest ($300 Prize Pool)

You’ve Got One Day Left to Join the Free Fantasy Baseball Contest ($300 Prize Pool)

The clock is ticking if you want in on the fun.

by August 22, 2013 Fantasy Baseball, Meta
Pre-Gamin’: Nationals v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Nationals v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Stephen Strasburg is easy to knock around, right?

by August 22, 2013 Pre-Gamin'

Shin-Soo Choo? The Cubs Might Go After Him This Offseason

Shin-Soo Choo? The Cubs Might Go After Him This Offseason

Choo would certainly address some of the Cubs’ offensive woes, but he’s going to be expensive.

by August 22, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Your Daily Moment of Javier Baez Adulation

Your Daily Moment of Javier Baez Adulation

After a 4-4 night with two homers, Baez’s numbers are insane. Wait. They already were.

The Ups and Downs and Other Bullets

The Ups and Downs and Other Bullets

Jake Arrieta had a “down” last night, but the upside is so clear that it’s worth riding it out for a little while.

by August 22, 2013 Chicago Cubs News