Articles by: Brett Taylor


Up All Night: Appreciating Willson Contreras’s Friday Home Run

Up All Night: Appreciating Willson Contreras’s Friday Home Run

It’s fun to watch homers, especially rocket opposite field shots.

by June 25, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 9, Cubs 6 – June 25, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 9, Cubs 6 – June 25, 2016

Not what you wanted to see today. But it wasn’t all bad, if you can believe it.

by June 25, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Marlins (3:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Marlins (3:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

John Lackey and the Cubs try to turn a single win into a mighty two-game winning streak.

by June 25, 2016 Pre-Gamin'
Chicago Cubs Lineup: Rizzo is Back, Contreras on the Move

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Rizzo is Back, Contreras on the Move

Miguel Montero is back in also.

by June 25, 2016 Cubs Lineups
The Cubs’ Walking Wounded and Willson Contreras’s Hit Streak and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ Walking Wounded and Willson Contreras’s Hit Streak and Other Bullets

The Cubs have nearly an entire great lineup’s worth of hurt players. Also, Willson Contreras is a stud.

by June 25, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
SCardenfreude: Wake Up and Watch Mariners Come Back and Walk Off on Cardinals

SCardenfreude: Wake Up and Watch Mariners Come Back and Walk Off on Cardinals

It could be a big moment for the Cardinals’ bullpen, too.

by June 25, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Marlins 4 – June 24, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Marlins 4 – June 24, 2016

A win! A win! And one that you weren’t expecting after the first inning.

by June 24, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores

Javy Baez Did It Again! Another Magical Play (VIDEO)

Javy Baez Did It Again! Another Magical Play (VIDEO)

A leaping catch into the stands.

by June 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Chicago Cubs Lineup: Rizzo Still Out, Contreras Catching, Pitchers Bat Eighth

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Rizzo Still Out, Contreras Catching, Pitchers Bat Eighth

An extremely unique lineup for the Cubs tonight.

by June 24, 2016 Cubs Lineups
The Importance of Hands-Off Ownership and the Status of Theo Epstein Contract Talks

The Importance of Hands-Off Ownership and the Status of Theo Epstein Contract Talks

One of the best things an effective owner can do is put the right people in charge of the sport operations and then get out of the way.

Willson Contreras Could See Time at Other Positions and Other Bullets

Willson Contreras Could See Time at Other Positions and Other Bullets

If the bat plays, it’ll make more and more sense to move Contreras around. He’s plenty athletic enough to handle it.

by June 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs News

Javy Baez Made the Most Incredible Play You’ll See This Year – And Didn’t Even Get an Out

Javy Baez Made the Most Incredible Play You’ll See This Year – And Didn’t Even Get an Out

I am blown away.

by June 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 4, Cubs 2 – June 23, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 4, Cubs 2 – June 23, 2016

That’s four straight losses.

by June 23, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores