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Time to Eat Crow: PITCHf/x Says Yesterday’s “Missed” Strike Threes Were Actually Balls

Time to Eat Crow: PITCHf/x Says Yesterday’s “Missed” Strike Threes Were Actually Balls

Data don’t lie. It looks like the Cubs earned their loss yesterday, rather than having it unfairly gifted to the Padres.

by April 18, 2015 Analysis and Commentary
Enhanced Box Score: Padres 5, Cubs 4 – April 17, 2015

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 5, Cubs 4 – April 17, 2015

Boy, that went from extreme fun to extreme frustrating in the speed of a couple well-placed fastballs.

by April 17, 2015 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin': Padres v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin': Padres v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Kris Bryant slides into the cleanup spot, playing third base. Welington Castillo gets a start, and the Cubs take on James Shields.

by April 17, 2015 Pre-Gamin'
Theo Epstein Says If Not for Mike Olt’s Injury, Kris Bryant Wouldn’t Be Up Quite Yet

Theo Epstein Says If Not for Mike Olt’s Injury, Kris Bryant Wouldn’t Be Up Quite Yet

Not that you would expect the Cubs to ever discuss service time implications, but that is the official word.

by April 17, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Neil Ramirez and Mike Olt to Disabled List, Chris Denorfia to Chicago

Neil Ramirez and Mike Olt to Disabled List, Chris Denorfia to Chicago

Ramirez may have escaped the worst of it, with the initial diagnosis “shoulder inflammation.”

Series Preview: Padres v. Cubs, April 17 – April 19, 2015

Series Preview: Padres v. Cubs, April 17 – April 19, 2015

The Cubs look to win another ser… OMG KRIS BRYANT!!!

by April 17, 2015 Series Previews
Happy Kris Bryant Day! Projections, Looking Back, Staying Grounded, Uniform Number, More

Happy Kris Bryant Day! Projections, Looking Back, Staying Grounded, Uniform Number, More

Today is a very good day, and fans should enjoy it. But there will be downs, together with the ups.

by April 17, 2015 Analysis and Commentary
Kris Bryant Ended His Minor League Career with This Home Run (VIDEO)

Kris Bryant Ended His Minor League Career with This Home Run (VIDEO)

Bryant going out the way he was the rest of the time.

by April 17, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
REPORT: Kris Bryant Is Being Called Up Tomorrow (UPDATE: Mike Olt to DL)

REPORT: Kris Bryant Is Being Called Up Tomorrow (UPDATE: Mike Olt to DL)

It’s happening!

Kris Bryant Plays This Evening for the Iowa Cubs, Addison Russell Starts at Second Base

Kris Bryant Plays This Evening for the Iowa Cubs, Addison Russell Starts at Second Base

That’s game one of a doubleheader tonight. Let’s discuss each player’s status.

$10,000 Up For Grabs Tonight – Two Hours Left to Play!

$10,000 Up For Grabs Tonight – Two Hours Left to Play!

Have a fun night while the Cubs are off.

by April 16, 2015 Fantasy Baseball, Meta
Sure Sounds Like the Cubs Will Blow Out Their IFA Budget This Year

Sure Sounds Like the Cubs Will Blow Out Their IFA Budget This Year

Come July 2, the Cubs won’t be subject to any more international spending restrictions. And it sounds like they’re going to respond by spending.

Cubs Figured Out a Clever Way to Use the Outfield Sponsor Signage

Cubs Figured Out a Clever Way to Use the Outfield Sponsor Signage

The blue “W” in Wintrust will stay lit after wins, which is actually a take on an old lighting tradition.

by April 16, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Anthony Rizzo Crushes His First Homer of the Year Into the Wind (VIDEO)

Anthony Rizzo Crushes His First Homer of the Year Into the Wind (VIDEO)

Rizzo’s first serious display of power this year.

by April 16, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Neil Ramirez Getting MRI on Shoulder Today, Roster Considerations Involving Kris Bryant

Neil Ramirez Getting MRI on Shoulder Today, Roster Considerations Involving Kris Bryant

Fingers crossed on a positive outcome for Ramirez, but, even in a good scenario, the Cubs may need to make a roster move.

Travis Wood is a Dirtbag (Which is a Good Thing) and Other Bullets

Travis Wood is a Dirtbag (Which is a Good Thing) and Other Bullets

When it comes to baseball players, that’s a good thing. Wood was dominant last night. Also: Bryant as number one, Maddon calls for Schlitter, and Rally Beaver.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Reds 0 – April 15, 2015

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Reds 0 – April 15, 2015

Travis Wood was dominant, and the Cubs take the series from the Reds.

by April 15, 2015 Enhanced Box Scores
$10,000 Up For Grabs Tomorrow Night – Get in Now, and Have Fun on the Cubs’ Off-Day

$10,000 Up For Grabs Tomorrow Night – Get in Now, and Have Fun on the Cubs’ Off-Day

What else are you going to be doing tomorrow night? The Cubs aren’t playing.

by April 15, 2015 Fantasy Baseball, Meta

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