Articles by: Brett Taylor


POSTPONED: Brewers at Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

POSTPONED: Brewers at Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

It’s Jake Arrieta Day! Hopefully someone told the weather.

by April 27, 2016 Pre-Gamin'
Jake Arrieta Lets Stephen A. Smith Know What’s Up

Jake Arrieta Lets Stephen A. Smith Know What’s Up

A perfect response to Smith’s innuendos about PEDs.

by April 27, 2016 Chicago Cubs News

Adam Warren’s Great Start and Expanded Role

Adam Warren’s Great Start and Expanded Role

So far so good for the Cubs’ new reliever, who has yet to allow an earned run.

The Chicago Cubs Are Already 10 Games Over .500 and Other Bullets

The Chicago Cubs Are Already 10 Games Over .500 and Other Bullets

Last year the Cubs didn’t get to that mark until game 104. Also, Kyle Hendricks continues to be very, very good.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Brewers 3 – April 26, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Brewers 3 – April 26, 2016

Things got tight late, but the Cubs held on!

by April 26, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores
Javier Baez Just Blew Everyone’s Mind with a Magical Slide (VIDEO)

Javier Baez Just Blew Everyone’s Mind with a Magical Slide (VIDEO)

It’s magic. Again.

by April 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs News

Pre-Gamin’: Brewers at Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Brewers at Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Kyle Hendricks takes the ball as the Cubs open with the Brewers. Jimmy Nelson is on the other side – remember him from frustrating games last year?

by April 26, 2016 Pre-Gamin'
Tommy La Stella Had a Huge Game, Deserves Some Love (VIDEO)

Tommy La Stella Had a Huge Game, Deserves Some Love (VIDEO)

Eight total bases, a homer, and Matchbox 20.

by April 26, 2016 Analysis and Commentary
Series Preview: Brewers v. Cubs, April 26-28, 2016

Series Preview: Brewers v. Cubs, April 26-28, 2016

The Cubs come on home to Wrigley Field to host the Brewers after yesterday’s off-day.

by April 26, 2016 Series Previews

Dexter Fowler’s Offseason Work Has Made Him April MVP and Other Bullets

Dexter Fowler’s Offseason Work Has Made Him April MVP and Other Bullets

His 2.0 WAR is tops in baseball, and he clearly came into the season on a mission. Also: tons of META on site tweaks.

by April 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Meta
Oh My: Dan Vogelbach Hits Homer Off Top of Video Board, Takes Out a Letter (VIDEO)

Oh My: Dan Vogelbach Hits Homer Off Top of Video Board, Takes Out a Letter (VIDEO)

To say that the ball was crushed would be quite an understatement.

Cubs Prospects Chesny Young and Paul Blackburn Collect Some Hardware

Cubs Prospects Chesny Young and Paul Blackburn Collect Some Hardware

A couple Cubs prospects who deserve some discussion.

Jason Hammel is Looking Really Good Right Now and Other Bullets

Jason Hammel is Looking Really Good Right Now and Other Bullets

He’s looked really good the last two times out, and that’s great news. Also: poor Addison Russell, Hector Rondon’s non-save, and more.