Articles by: Brett Taylor


Hammel’s Home Cookin’, Playoff Tickets, Huge Attendance, and Other Bullets

Hammel’s Home Cookin’, Playoff Tickets, Huge Attendance, and Other Bullets

Also, a bit on batted ball data and how hard Kris Bryant does or does not hit the ball. Say, these are some packed Bullets!

Scoreboard Watching: Cubs Win, Nationals Lose

Scoreboard Watching: Cubs Win, Nationals Lose

The best-record magic number drops to 5.

by September 20, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Reds 2 – September 19, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Reds 2 – September 19, 2016

The Reds allow a lot of homers.

by September 19, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores
Marlins Could Trade Jose Fernandez This Offseason, Cubs Are Mentioned

Marlins Could Trade Jose Fernandez This Offseason, Cubs Are Mentioned

A moment to step away from playoff preparations to drool.

by September 19, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
Hendricks isn’t Just a Contact Guy, Montgomery’s Great Tryout, and Other Bullets

Hendricks isn’t Just a Contact Guy, Montgomery’s Great Tryout, and Other Bullets

Even if you take weak contact entirely out of the equation, Kyle Hendricks is one of the best.

Scoreboard Watching: The Cubs Have a Commanding Lead for the Best Record

Scoreboard Watching: The Cubs Have a Commanding Lead for the Best Record

The race has tightened up, but the Cubs are still a prohibitive favorite.

by September 19, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Brewers 3, Cubs 1 – September 18, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Brewers 3, Cubs 1 – September 18, 2016

A familiar trouble.

by September 18, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores

Arrieta’s Outing, Soler’s Absence, Coghlan’s Season, and Other Bullets

Arrieta’s Outing, Soler’s Absence, Coghlan’s Season, and Other Bullets

It’s been a long, rough stretch for the Cy Young winner. More on the Cubs’ postseason bench, among other things.

Enhanced Box Score: Brewers 11, Cubs 3 – September 17, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Brewers 11, Cubs 3 – September 17, 2016

The Cubs got spanked by the Brewers.

by September 17, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores
Happy Baby, Happy Clincher, Happy Days, and Other Bullets

Happy Baby, Happy Clincher, Happy Days, and Other Bullets

It’s been a good few days.

The Chicago Cubs Are the 2016 NL Central Champions: WATCH AND GET HYPED

The Chicago Cubs Are the 2016 NL Central Champions: WATCH AND GET HYPED

Already a fantastic video highlights package from the NL Central Champs.

by September 17, 2016 Chicago Cubs News

Jorge Soler Just Lazered a Homer Out at 114(!) MPH (VIDEO)

Jorge Soler Just Lazered a Homer Out at 114(!) MPH (VIDEO)

This guys is incredibly strong.

by September 15, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Completely Unsurprising, Completely Deserved: Clifton and Jimenez Win Cubs Honors

Completely Unsurprising, Completely Deserved: Clifton and Jimenez Win Cubs Honors

Two of the biggest breakout prospects in the Cubs’ farm system are the player and pitcher of the year.