Articles by: Brett Taylor


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
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 9, Rockies 2 – August 20, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 9, Rockies 2 – August 20, 2016

Well that was just a fantastic win.

by August 20, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores

Crushed: Kris Bryant Just Hit the Cubs’ Longest Homer of the Year (VIDEO)

Crushed: Kris Bryant Just Hit the Cubs’ Longest Homer of the Year (VIDEO)

Absolutely destroyed.

by August 20, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Rockies (7:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Rockies (7:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

The Cubs will try to rebound from last night’s bullpen loss with a bullpen win.

by August 20, 2016 Pre-Gamin'