Articles by: Brett Taylor


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
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Padres 1 – August 22, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Padres 1 – August 22, 2016

A great game all around for the Cubs against an old friend.

by August 23, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores
Edwin Jackson, in the Final Year of His Cubs Contract, Faces the Cubs Tonight

Edwin Jackson, in the Final Year of His Cubs Contract, Faces the Cubs Tonight

That deal was one of the few mistakes of the Epstein era front office, and also marked a long lesson for me.

by August 22, 2016 Analysis and Commentary
I Don’t Think Miguel Montero is Getting Enough Love for This Incredible Play (VIDEO)

I Don’t Think Miguel Montero is Getting Enough Love for This Incredible Play (VIDEO)

If you didn’t see it live, you’ll want to watch and appreciate.

by August 22, 2016 Chicago Cubs News

Positives on the Pitching Side, Outfield Returns, and Other Bullets

Positives on the Pitching Side, Outfield Returns, and Other Bullets

Jorge Soler and Jason Heyward should be starting this week, there was a lot to like in the pitching this weekend, and more.

by August 22, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Wake Up and Watch Addison Russell Homer Twice: One 465 Feet, Another in a Trash Can

Wake Up and Watch Addison Russell Homer Twice: One 465 Feet, Another in a Trash Can

That 465-foot one was the Cubs’ second longest this year.

by August 22, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 11, Cubs 4 – August 21, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 11, Cubs 4 – August 21, 2016

Well. That baby was over quick.

by August 21, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Rockies (3:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

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

A series win is up for grabs in today’s rubber game against the Rockies.

by August 21, 2016 Pre-Gamin'

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Bryant Heads Out to Left, Baez Plays Third (UPDATE)

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Bryant Heads Out to Left, Baez Plays Third (UPDATE)

The Cubs loaded up on righties for lefty Jorge De La Rosa.

by August 21, 2016 Cubs Lineups
Dreaming on Mike Montgomery, Trevor Cahill Again, and Other Bullets

Dreaming on Mike Montgomery, Trevor Cahill Again, and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ pitching last night was basically perfect, and it’s fun to think about. Also: Lackey’s shoulder, Bryant’s WAR, much more.

by August 21, 2016 Chicago Cubs News