Archive for August, 2013


Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 1, Cubs 11 – August 19, 2013

Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 1, Cubs 11 – August 19, 2013

Clearly, David DeJesus was holding the offense back.

by August 20, 2013 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Nationals v. Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Nationals v. Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

How quickly the story line for this game and series changed.

by August 19, 2013 Pre-Gamin'

Giggity: A Free $300 One-Day Fantasy Baseball Contest

Giggity: A Free $300 One-Day Fantasy Baseball Contest

Your chance to play a free game for real money, and support Bleacher Nation in the process.

by August 19, 2013 Fantasy Baseball, Meta
David DeJesus Traded to Washington Nationals for PTBNL (UPDATES)

David DeJesus Traded to Washington Nationals for PTBNL (UPDATES)

The trade is something of a surprise, mostly because of the timing.

Around the League: So Much Braun/ARod Ridiculousness, Prospect Debut, Scouting with Tablets

Around the League: So Much Braun/ARod Ridiculousness, Prospect Debut, Scouting with Tablets

Not only are Braun and Rodriguez all over the news independently, their paths criss-cross in this absurdist theater.

by August 19, 2013 MLB News and Rumors
Last Day for Free Shipping on BN Apparel – And a New Shirt!

Last Day for Free Shipping on BN Apparel – And a New Shirt!

Finally. It only took someone else doing the actual design work …

by August 19, 2013 Meta
Being a Cubs Fan Makes You Biased and Incompetent, Apparently

Being a Cubs Fan Makes You Biased and Incompetent, Apparently

Ryan Braun reportedly told other baseball players that the sample collector associated with his 2011 positive test was a Cubs fan, and that was a problem.


Series Preview: Nationals v. Cubs, August 19, 2013 – August 22, 2013

Series Preview: Nationals v. Cubs, August 19, 2013 – August 22, 2013

Clown series, bro.

by August 19, 2013 Series Previews
Starlin Castro is Still Developing and Other Bullets

Starlin Castro is Still Developing and Other Bullets

As much as you might hate to continue hearing it, that doesn’t make it any less true.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Future Leadoff?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Future Leadoff?

Is the Cubs’ future leadoff hitter in the system right now? And is it who you were thinking?

by August 19, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 6, Cubs 1 – August 18, 2013

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 6, Cubs 1 – August 18, 2013

Cards win, Sveum tossed.

by August 18, 2013 Enhanced Box Scores

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

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

The Cubs are going for the series win, and this time, they actually get the honor of facing Adam Wainwright.

by August 18, 2013 Pre-Gamin'
This Week In The Minors: Baseball Oddities

This Week In The Minors: Baseball Oddities

Baseball is full of crazy occurrences – and the most fun are the ones you’ve seen in person. Also, updating the Cubs’ minor league teams.

by August 18, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Starlin Castro and Javier Baez Dominate the Bullets and Other Bullets

Starlin Castro and Javier Baez Dominate the Bullets and Other Bullets

Their appearance together is become less of a coincidence.

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 4, Cubs 0 – August 17, 2013

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 4, Cubs 0 – August 17, 2013

The Cubs were shutout by the Cardinals, and yet that isn’t the story.

by August 17, 2013 Enhanced Box Scores