Articles by: Brett Taylor


Chicago Cubs Lineup: Making Do with Limited Lefties

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Making Do with Limited Lefties

The Cubs take on righty Bud Norris tonight.

by August 26, 2016 Cubs Lineups
Arrieta’s Slider, Chapman’s Results, Almora’s Hand, and Other Bullets

Arrieta’s Slider, Chapman’s Results, Almora’s Hand, and Other Bullets

Jake Arrieta has been succeeding this year without one of his defining 2015 pitches.


Pedro Strop is Running, Pitching on Flat Ground, Might Be a Machine

Pedro Strop is Running, Pitching on Flat Ground, Might Be a Machine

Strop posted a video to Instagram showing his incredible recovery progress.

by August 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
White Sox Re-Name Their Ballpark “Guaranteed Rate Field”, People Say Things

White Sox Re-Name Their Ballpark “Guaranteed Rate Field”, People Say Things

The logo certainly didn’t help.

by August 25, 2016 Cubs Humor, MLB News and Rumors
Willson Contreras Blows My Mind and Other Bullets

Willson Contreras Blows My Mind and Other Bullets

What he’s done the last two years, and continues to do, is truly special. More than that, even.

by August 25, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Eloy Jimenez Goes Deep Again, with a 423-Foot Monster Bomb (VIDEO)

Eloy Jimenez Goes Deep Again, with a 423-Foot Monster Bomb (VIDEO)

Let’s really look at just how good his year has been.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 6, Padres 3 – August 24, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 6, Padres 3 – August 24, 2016

CUBS WIN. CUBS SWEEP. GOOD THINGS.

by August 24, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores

Limited Range, Ep. 48: Scrambling Desperately

Limited Range, Ep. 48: Scrambling Desperately

I do a podcast with Sahadev Sharma! It is frequently about the Cubs!

by August 24, 2016 Podcasts
All the Fun to Be Had When the Cubs Reach 80 Wins This Early and Other Bullets

All the Fun to Be Had When the Cubs Reach 80 Wins This Early and Other Bullets

The Cubs are on pace for 104 wins, which would be the most in baseball in over a decade.

Wake Up and Watch Javy Baez Being Characteristically Ridiculous (VIDEOS)

Wake Up and Watch Javy Baez Being Characteristically Ridiculous (VIDEOS)

Is it a day on earth where the Cubs played baseball? Then Javy Baez probably did something excellent in the field.

by August 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Padres 3 – August 23, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Padres 3 – August 23, 2016

Jake Arrieta locked in, and the Cubs got pop from some familiar sources.

by August 24, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores

Lester Leads the League, Heyward Returns with a Bang, and Other Bullets

Lester Leads the League, Heyward Returns with a Bang, and Other Bullets

Jon Lester leads the league in a stat he doesn’t like, which is kinda fun. Also, a nice moment for Jason Heyward, and much more.

by August 23, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Wake Up and Watch Addison Russell Smoothly Snatch a Would-Be Rocket Hit

Wake Up and Watch Addison Russell Smoothly Snatch a Would-Be Rocket Hit

Guess who’s awesome on defense again this year?

by August 23, 2016 Chicago Cubs News